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Knutson, Barbara

Overview
Works: 38 works in 87 publications in 4 languages and 9,820 library holdings
Genres: Folklore  Juvenile works  Fiction  Prayers and devotions  Children's audiobooks 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: F2230.1.F6, E
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Most widely held works about Barbara Knutson
 
Most widely held works by Barbara Knutson
Love and roast chicken : a trickster tale from the Andes Mountains by Barbara Knutson( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 2,406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this folktale from the Andes, a clever guinea pig repeatedly outsmarts the fox that wants to eat him for dinner
How the guinea fowl got her spots : a Swahili tale of friendship by Barbara Knutson( Book )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A folk explanation for the guinea fowl's protective coloration that enables it to hide from its natural predator, the lion
Count your way through Africa by James Haskins( Book )

8 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses the Swahili words for the numbers from one to ten to introduce the land, history, and culture of Africa
Why the crab has no head : an African tale by Barbara Knutson( Book )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the African folktale from the Bakongo people of Zaire in which Crab's pride influences his creator, who leaves Crab without a head to make him humble
Kwanzaa karamu : cooking and crafts for a Kwanzaa feast by April A Brady( Book )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following a general introduction to Kwanzaa, this book introduces crafts and gives 18 recipes for appropriate food
Cinco de Mayo by Linda Lowery( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the holiday that celebrates Mexico's victory over the French army at the Battle of Pueblo in 1862
Sungura and Leopard : a Swahili trickster tale by Barbara Knutson( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and German and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small but clever hare and a fierce leopard agree to share a house, but as the hare's family grows, he realizes that he must find a way to get rid of his bad-tempered neighbor
Amor y pollo asado : un cuento andino de enredos y engaños by Barbara Knutson( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this folktale from the Andes, a clever guinea pig repeatedly outsmarts the fox that wants to eat him for dinner
Day of the Dead by Linda Lowery( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the holiday, Day of the Dead, or Día de los Muertos, and describes how it is celebrated in Mexico and in the United States
Hanna's cold winter by Trish Marx( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child tells how her family and other people in Budapest help save the famous hippopotamuses in their city's zoo from starving one difficult winter during World War II. Based on a true story
El día de los muertos by Linda Lowery( Book )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book introduces the holiday, Day of the Dead, or Dia de los Muertos, and describes how it is celebrated in Mexico and in the United States
Colors of Ghana by Holly Littlefield( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the different colors found in Ghana's history, culture, and landscape
Love and roast chicken : a trickster tale from the Andes Mountains by Barbara Knutson( Recording )

6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this folktale from the Andes, a clever guinea pig repeatedly outsmarts the fox that wants to eat him for dinner
Day of the Dead by Linda Lowery( Recording )

2 editions published in 2013 in Spanish and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the holiday, Day of the Dead, or Día de los Muertos, and describes how it is celebrated in Mexico and in the United States
Heart talks with Mother God by Bridget Mary Meehan( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From heaven above : the story of Christmas proclaimed by the angels by Pat McKissack( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six modern-day Christmas stories used to illustrated the Christmas scriptures: Luke 1:11-14; 1:30-31,38; 2:9-11; Matt. 1:20-21; 2:13; and 2:19-20
Cinco de Mayo by Linda Lowery( )

1 edition published in 2013 in Spanish and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the holiday that celebrates Mexico's victory over the French Ay at the Battle of Pueblo in 1862
The color of me by Linda L McDunn( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When people start to argue about the color of God, a beautiful rainbow reveals that God is the color of everyone and everything that He created
Amor y pollo rostizado : un cuento de enredos y engaños de los Andes by Barbara Knutson( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this folktale from the Andes, a clever guinea pig repeatedly outsmarts the fox that wants to eat him for dinner
Waarom die krap nie 'n kop het nie : 'n volksverhaal uit Afrika by Barbara Knutson( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in Afrikaans and English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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How the guinea fowl got her spots : a Swahili tale of friendshipCount your way through AfricaWhy the crab has no head : an African taleKwanzaa karamu : cooking and crafts for a Kwanzaa feastCinco de MayoSungura and Leopard : a Swahili trickster taleAmor y pollo asado : un cuento andino de enredos y engañosDay of the Dead