WorldCat Identities

Jones, Elizabeth Orton 1910-2005

Overview
Works: 57 works in 239 publications in 10 languages and 10,433 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Prayers and devotions  Fiction  Short stories  Illustrated works  Picture books  Stories in rhyme  History  Poetry  Fairy tales 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Composer
Classifications: BV265, 248
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Prayer for a child by Rachel Field( Book )

62 editions published between 1941 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 4,828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For sixty years children and parents have shared in the joy and inspiration of Rachel Field and Elizabeth Orton Jones's Prayer for a Child. This new edition commemorates the diamond anniversary of the award-winning modern classic's original publication
Twig by Elizabeth Orton Jones( Book )

25 editions published between 1942 and 2010 in English and Swedish and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After magic makes a girl very tiny, she almost goes to fairyland with an elf and a fairy queen whom she meets, but at the last minute she decides to return to her own world which she discovers is not so ordinary after all
Small rain : verses from the Bible by Jessie Orton Jones( Book )

12 editions published between 1943 and 1974 in English and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verses from the Bible are portrayed for little children in pictures of everyday American boys and girls
Told under the magic umbrella : modern fanciful stories for young children by Association for Childhood Education International( Book )

13 editions published between 1939 and 1961 in English and Undetermined and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of lively stories for younger children
Big Susan by Elizabeth Orton Jones( Book )

12 editions published between 1947 and 2002 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After six weeks of neglect, a family of dolls comes to life on Christmas Eve wondering if they will have a tree or gifts this year from the girl who normally takes such good care of them
Told under the stars and stripes : an umbrella book by Association for Childhood Education International( Book )

1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of stories reflecting the diverse ethnic backgrounds of Americans
A prayer for little things by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )

4 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the way : prayers and precepts from world religions by Jessie Orton Jones( Book )

5 editions published between 1951 and 1967 in English and Persian and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prayers and statements about basic beliefs from a wide variety of religions accompany illustrations of children from various cultures joining together on a journey to the light
Brownies - hush! by Gladys L Adshead( Book )

4 editions published between 1938 and 1968 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If Brownies think you have seen them they will never come back to your house, but even though they know this, the Little Old Woman and the Little Old Man can't resist peeking when the Brownies try on their new clothes
Maminka's children by Elizabeth Orton Jones( Book )

3 editions published between 1940 and 1968 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Here are stories of three happy children - Nanka, Marianka and Honzicheck. Watch them make secrets, play jokes, laugh and dance and sing. They are Maminka's children and she holds them close to her heart with bonds of affection as strong as her love for old Bohemia. There is Bidushka too, the hen who lays the Easter egg, and Katcha the goose, whose voice sounds like an accordian, and old Grandpa, who makes beautiful things out of wood, and Aunt Matylda who arrives from the old country. It is a busy happy household but there is always time for fun and jokes and quiet understanding" Inside front dust jacket
Song of the sun : from the Canticle of the sun by Francis( Book )

2 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A picture book illustrating Saint Francis' Canticle of the Sun, a song of praise
A little child : the Christmas miracle told in Bible verses by Jessie Orton Jones( Book )

3 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

School children put on a play of the Christmas story using the actual words from the King James version of the Gospels as the script
How far is it to Bethlehem? by Elizabeth Orton Jones( Book )

3 editions published between 1955 and 1965 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes a nativty play presented by crippled children at a rehabilitation center, telling how each participant achieved a small miracle as he sought to overcome physical disability and perform his role
Secrets by Jessie Orton Jones( Book )

2 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scarlet oak by Cornelia Meigs( Book )

1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Red Riding Hood by Elizabeth Orton Jones( Book )

15 editions published between 1948 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On her way to visit her grandmother, a little girl encounters a wolf
Lullaby for eggs, a poem by Elizabeth Klein Bridgman( Book )

1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tiny eggs in a nest hold the promise of new life, fluttering wings and sweet songs
Told under the magic umbrella : modern tales of fancy and humor by Association for Childhood Education International( Book )

6 editions published between 1930 and 1967 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ragman of Paris and his ragamuffins by Elizabeth Orton Jones( Book )

7 editions published between 1930 and 1948 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ragman and his companions explore the streets of Paris in springtime
Roodkapje by Annie M. G Schmidt( Book )

8 editions published between 1948 and 2003 in Dutch and Undetermined and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eenvoudige bewerking van het sprookje van Grimm. Prentenboek met gekleurde tekeningen. Vanaf ca. 4 jaar
 
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Prayer for a child
Alternative Names
Elizabeth Orton Jones American children's illustrator and writer

Elizabeth Orton Jones Amerikaans schrijfster (1910-2005)

Elizabeth Orton Jones US-amerikanische Illustratorin und Schriftstellerin

Jones, Elisabeth Orton 1910-2005

Jones, Elizabeth Orton, 1910-

אורטון ג'ונס, אליזבת

ג'ונס, אליזבת אורטון

إليزابيث جونز

존스, 엘리자베스 오턴 1910-2005

ジョーンズ, エリザベス・オートン

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TwigBig SusanLittle Red Riding Hood