WorldCat Identities

Barrett, Angela

Works: 98 works in 352 publications in 12 languages and 22,622 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Pictorial works  Picture books  History  Biography‡vPictorial works  Folklore  War stories  Fairy tales 
Roles: Illustrator, Creator, Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: PZ8.A542, FIC
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Angela Barrett
The night fairy by Laura Amy Schlitz( Book )

12 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 3,894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Flory the night fairy's wings are accidentally broken and she cannot fly, she has to learn to do everything differently
Anne Frank by Josephine Poole( Book )

29 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 2,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Anne Frank, from birth until being taken from the hidden attic by the Nazis, is presented in this haunting, meticulously researched picture book. It is a compelling yet easy-to-understand "first" introduction to the Holocaust as witnessed by Anne and her family. The stunningly evocative illustrations by Angela Barrett are worth a thousand words in capturing for young Americans what it must have felt like to be Anne Frank, a spirited child caught in the maelstrom of World War II atrocities. A detailed timeline of important events in Europe and in the Frank family is included
Joan of Arc by Josephine Poole( Book )

18 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 1,584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the fifteenth-century peasant girl who led a French army to victory against the English, witnessed the crowning of King Charles VII, and was later burned at the stake for witchcraft. Perry is no ordinary Labrador retriever. As a guide dog it is Perry's job to look out for his owner, Sarah. Follow Sarah and Perry through a typical day and discover the ways a guide dog helps a blind person and learn about the deep bond they share
Beauty and the beast by Max Eilenberg( Book )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through her great capacity to love, a kind and beautiful maid releases a handsome prince from the spell which has made him an ugly beast. Exquisite paintings and a lush retelling bring a treasured classic to new life. A beautiful daughter dreams of meeting a handsome prince, but in order to save her father's life, she leaves home to live with a terrible, frightening beast. Though her patron is hideous, his disarming generosity slowly leads to a surprising connection. Accessibly and with great compassion, Max Eilenberg sheds fresh light on one of our most beloved fairy tales. Angela Barrett's enchanting illustrations illuminate both the sumptuous palace and the horrifying beast himself. The resulting tour de force reminds us that ultimately love conquers all
The Snow Queen by Naomi Lewis( Book )

19 editions published between 1968 and 1996 in English and held by 962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eventyret om den lille Gerdas fantastiske rejse til Snedronningens slot, hvor alt er koldt og umenneskeligt, og hvorfra hun skal forsøge at befri sin barndomsven Kay
Sylvie and the songman by Tim Binding( Book )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sylvie Bartram's beloved dog, Mr. Jackson, has lost his bark. The birds have stopped singing. And in the growing silence, her dad has disappeared. Determined to find him, Sylvie and her best friend, kite-flying, tone deaf George, are drawn into the nightmare world of the Songman, a world haunted by the terrifying Woodpecker Man in his swan-powered balloon, a world where nothing can sing and no one can speak. Only Sylvie can save the earth from its terrible voiceless fate."--Jacket
The Random House book of ghost stories( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of seventeen ghost stories by authors including Eleanor Farjeon, Joan Aiken, Walter R. Brooks, and Leon Garfield
The hidden house by Martin Waddell( Book )

11 editions published between 1990 and 1997 in English and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the owner gone, three dolls watch as their house becomes hidden by growing plants and trees until a man walks by and discovers the residence
The woman in the moon and other tales of forgotten heroines by James Riordan( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of traditional tales from around the world each of whose main character is female
The most wonderful thing in the world by Vivian French( Book )

4 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of a fairy tale follows a young man who becomes a princess' unlikely suitor when the king and queen issue a decree that whoever presents them with the most wonderful thing in the world will win their daughter's hand in marriage
The Random House book of stories from the ballet by Geraldine McCaughrean( Book )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the stories of ten ballets including works by Tchaikovsky, Delibes, Adam, Prokofiev, and Stravinsky
The snow goose by Paul Gallico( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Japanese and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Against the backdrop of World War II, friendship develops between a lonely crippled painter and a village girl, when together they minister to an injured snow goose
Proud knight, fair lady : the twelve laïs of Marie de France by Naomi Lewis( Book )

6 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains twelve medieval tales of love and honor, valiant knights and proud ladies, and the nobility and chivalry for which this age is known
Beware, beware by Susan Hill( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adventurous child slips out of her mother's warm kitchen to explore the mysteries of a cold winter evening; but, in the dark woods, her imagination creates fearsome images which drive her home to her mother's arms
Through the tempests dark and wild : a story of Mary Shelley, creator of Frankenstein by Sharon Darrow( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a biography of Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
The witches and the singing mice by Jenny Nimmo( Book )

7 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and German and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of a Celtic tale in which two cats set out to save children in a Highlands village who have been put under a sleeping spell by three wicked witches
Can it be true? by Susan Hill( Book )

5 editions published in 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's Christmas Eve and a message is passed to animals and men. They leave what they are doing to seek and wonder at what they will find
The wild swans by H. C Andersen( Book )

8 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and Danish and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven brothers who have been turned into swans by their evil stepmother are saved by their beautiful sister
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The night fairy
Alternative Names
Baretto, Anjera 1955-

Barrett, Angela Jane 1955-

בארט, אנג׳לה

바렛, 안젤라

배럿, 안젤라

バレット, アンジェラ

Anne FrankJoan of ArcBeauty and the beastThe Snow QueenSylvie and the songmanThe Random House book of ghost storiesThe hidden houseThe Random House book of stories from the ballet