WorldCat Identities

Lottridge, Celia Barker

Overview
Works: 60 works in 208 publications in 4 languages and 8,358 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  History  Biography  Braille books 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PZ8.1.L946, 599.32
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Celia Barker Lottridge
The name of the tree : a Bantu folktale by Celia Barker Lottridge( Book )

21 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in English and held by 1,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the other animals fail at the task, the slow but wise turtle finds a way to obtain the bountiful fruits of a magic tree
One watermelon seed by Celia Barker Lottridge( Book )

13 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max and Josephine plant one watermelon seed, two pumpkins, three eggplants, four peppers, five tomatoes, six blueberry bushes, seven strawberry plants, eight beans, nine potatoes, and ten corn seeds in their garden
Ten small tales by Celia Barker Lottridge( Book )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of folktales from various cultures and countries, including Malaysia, Russia, Puerto Rico, and the Congo
Mice by Susan Horner( Book )

6 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, natural habitat, behavior and diet of these animals
Stories from the life of Jesus by Celia Barker Lottridge( Book )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells selected events from the life of Christ
Prairie dogs by Celia Barker Lottridge( Book )

6 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in French and English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, natural habitat, behavior, diet and world distribution of these animals
The little rooster and the diamond button : a Hungarian folktale by Celia Barker Lottridge( Book )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lottridge's lively retelling of this Hungarian tale sparkles with wit. Jewel-like art makes this age-old story of the struggle between the powerless and the mighty feel fresh and new" Cf. Our choice, 2002--Résumé de l'éditeur
Berta : a remarkable dog by Celia Barker Lottridge( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Berta has finally found a baby to look after, but a dachshund is an unusual mother for a lamb! This story will delight animal lovers" Cf. Our choice, 2003
Stories from Adam and Eve to Ezekiel : retold from the Bible by Celia Barker Lottridge( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells thirty-two stories from the Old Testament, including those of Abraham, Joseph, Noah, Moses, David, and Jonah
Home is beyond the mountains by Celia Barker Lottridge( Book )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samira is only nine years old when the Turkish army invades northwestern Persia in 1918, driving her family from its tiny village. They flee into the mountains, but the journey is so difficult that only Samira and her older brother survive. Beginning with a refugee camp run by the British Army, the children are shunted from one temporary home to another, finally ending up in an orphanage where it seems that they will live out their childhood. Then the new orphanage director, Susan Shedd, decides that she will take the 300 refugee children back to their home villages -- a journey of 300 miles -- through the mountains, on foot. Samira embarks on the journey with wonder and fear. Even if they make it, will there be anyone in her old village to take her in?
The wind wagon by Celia Barker Lottridge( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam Peppard, a blacksmith in 1860s Kansas, builds a prairie schooner that sails to Denver, Colorado, powered by wind
Ticket to Curlew by Celia Barker Lottridge( Book )

20 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and French and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1913, Sam and his family move from Iowa to Alberta, Canada and work hard to create a new home on the prairie
Wings to fly by Celia Barker Lottridge( Book )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven year old, Josie dreams of her future while coping with the realities of prairie life
The listening tree by Celia Barker Lottridge( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Ellen and her mother board with Aunt Gladys in the city, Ellen finds comfort in the old tree near her window, and realizes she must overcome her fears of the outside world when she overhears a disturbing plot
Music for the tsar of the sea : a Russian wonder tale by Celia Barker Lottridge( Book )

7 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sadko the musician forgets his promise to the Tsar, and it comes back to haunt him. This is a magical story from the Russian wonder-tale tradition, retold by a master storyteller" Cf. Our choice, 1998-1999
Something might be hiding by Celia Barker Lottridge( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jenny explores her new house which seems both mysterious and promising
Ticket to Canada by Celia Barker Lottridge( Book )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1915 eleven-year-old Sam and his father arrive in an undeveloped part of western Canada and begin to plan a new farm for the family waiting back in Iowa
Telling tales : storytelling in the family by Gail De Vos( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Enrich your family life, connect with your children, and celebrate your ancestors by learning to tell family stories, folktales and nursery rhymes. Telling Tales: Storytelling in the Family is a guide to the art of gathering and telling stories. Written by three renowned storytellers, Telling Tales includes personal stories, how-to tips and extensive resource lists." "Storytelling is relationship. Stories become the threads that bind a family. We all tell stories about our experiences and daily life. When we die, it is our stories that are remembered. Family stories remembered and shared help the family, and the individuals who comprise it, to survive and flourish."--Jacket
Elk by George K Peck( Book )

3 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Habits and habitats of elk and mice
Bighorn sheep by Bill Ivy( Book )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs describe the physical characteristics and behavior of the bighorn sheep
 
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The name of the tree : a Bantu folktale
Alternative Names
Celia Barker Lottridge Canadees schrijfster

Celia Barker Lottridge Canadian writer

Lottridge, Celia B.

Lottridge Celia Barker

Languages
English (142)

French (7)

German (2)

Spanish (1)

Covers
One watermelon seedTen small talesStories from the life of JesusThe little rooster and the diamond button : a Hungarian folktaleBerta : a remarkable dogStories from Adam and Eve to Ezekiel : retold from the BibleHome is beyond the mountainsThe wind wagon