WorldCat Identities

Forest, Heather

Overview
Works: 51 works in 112 publications in 1 language and 7,256 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Folklore  Fiction  Children's audiobooks  Music  Fables  Detective and mystery fiction  Stories in rhyme  Children's films 
Roles: Author, Adapter
Classifications: PZ8.1.F76, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Heather Forest
 
Most widely held works by Heather Forest
The woman who flummoxed the fairies : an old tale from Scotland by Heather Forest( Book )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 1,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asked to make a cake for the fairies, a clever bakerwoman must figure out a way to prevent the fairies from wanting to keep her with them always to bake her delicious cakes
Stone soup by Heather Forest( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two hungry travelers use a stone as a soup starter and demonstrate the benefits of sharing. Includes a recipe for soup
The baker's dozen : a colonial American tale by Heather Forest( Book )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A greedy baker who offends a mysterious old woman suffers misfortune in his business, until he discovers what happens when generosity replaces greed
The contest between the Sun and the Wind : an Aesop's fable by Heather Forest( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sun and the wind test their strength by seeing which of them can cause a man to remove his coat, demonstrating the value of using gentle persuasion rather than force as a means of achieving a goal
Wisdom tales from around the world by Heather Forest( Book )

5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of traditional stories from around the world, reflecting the cumulative wisdom of Sufi, Zen, Taoist, Buddhist, Jewish, Christian, African, and Native American cultures
The little red hen : an old fable by Heather Forest( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rhymed retelling of the traditional tale about the industrious little red hen and her lazy friends
A big quiet house : a Yiddish folktale from Eastern Europe by Heather Forest( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unable to stand his overcrowded and noisy home any longer, a man goes to the wise old woman who lives nearby for advice
Wonder tales from around the world by Heather Forest( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume contains a collection of twenty-seven multicultural folktales which stretch imaginations and offer insights into diverse cultures (from Europe, Asia, Africa, India, the Arctic, and the Americas). The stories are retold with a touch of poetry. Each story is complemented by an ornate, full-page line drawing. Comprised of ancient plots both poignant and comical, this anthology contains simple truths, common sense, and the promise that we can benefit from past generations' experiences
Feathers : a Jewish tale from Eastern Europe by Heather Forest( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wise rabbi uses a pillow full of feathers to teach a gossipy villager a lesson
The animals could talk by Heather Forest( Recording )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes nineteen tales from Aesop
Songspinner : folktales and fables sung and told by Heather Forest( Recording )

4 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales around the hearth by Heather Forest( Recording )

3 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of eleven stories adapted from popular folktales and fables from around the world and told through a combination of poetry, prose, original melody, and guitar
Sing me a story by Heather Forest( Recording )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A collection of traditional tales from around the world, retold with an interweaving of original music, poetry and prose by Heather Forest."
World tales of wisdom and wonder by Heather Forest( Recording )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of folktales from many cultures told in a combination of poetry, prose, original melody, and guitar
Wonder tales from around the world by Heather Forest( Recording )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes folktales from Europe, Africa, Japan, the Arctic, and the Americas
Tales of womenfolk by Heather Forest( Recording )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author retells traditional folktales about courageous and resourceful heroines. Uses a minstrel style blending song, guitar, poetry, and prose
Sing me a story : a tape of stories for children by Heather Forest( Recording )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of traditional tales from around the world, retold with an interweaving of original music, poetry and prose
Ancient & epic tales from around the world by Heather Forest( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects famous tales from folklore around the world, including such epics as "Beowulf," "Gilgamesh," and the "Odyssey."
The eye of the beholder by Heather Forest( Recording )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes oral and musical retellings of various tales and legends from different traditions
Me and my body( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Singer and storyteller Heather Forest and a group of children learn about the human body through song, pantomime, games, and discussion
 
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Stone soup
Alternative Names
포레스트, 헤더

Languages
English (77)

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Stone soupThe baker's dozen : a colonial American taleThe contest between the Sun and the Wind : an Aesop's fableWisdom tales from around the worldThe little red hen : an old fableA big quiet house : a Yiddish folktale from Eastern EuropeWonder tales from around the worldFeathers : a Jewish tale from Eastern Europe