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Ward, John (John Clarence)

Overview
Works: 16 works in 48 publications in 2 languages and 6,889 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  Biography  Poetry  Big books  Bibliography  Christmas stories 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: DT507, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Ward
Kente colors by Deborah M. Newton Chocolate( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rhyming description of the kente cloth costumes of the Ashanti and Ewe people of Ghana and a portrayal of the symbolic colors and patterns
The adventures of High John the Conqueror by Steve Sanfield( Book )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of sixteen tales about High John the Conqueror, the traditional trickster hero of blacks during and immediately after the time of slavery
Seven days of Kwanzaa : a holiday step book by Ella Grier( Book )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives the principle and symbol for each day of Kwanzaa, with accompanying poems, songs, activities, and recipes
Families : poems celebrating the African American experience( Book )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems on Afro-American family life, including "Thursday evening bedtime," "Aunt Sue's stories," and "Families, families."
Fireflies for Nathan by Shulamith Levey Oppenheim( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of his grandparents, six-year-old Nathan catches fireflies and keeps them in a jar by his bed, just as his father did when he was six
The freedom riddle by Angela Shelf Medearis( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Master Brown agrees to grant Jim his freedom if Jim can stump him with a riddle
The car washing street by Denise Lewis Patrick( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even though his parents do not own a car, Matthew looks forward to Saturday mornings when all the people on his street wash their cars
We keep a store by Anne Shelby( Book )

6 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small girl describes the many pleasures that accompany running a country store
Poppa's itchy Christmas by Angela Shelf Medearis( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George is unhappy to receive a homemade muffler and itchy long underwear for Christmas, but they come in handy when he has an accident while ice skating. George, an African American youngster, is not happy with the scarf & red long underwear he receives for Christmas, but when he falls through the ice while trying out his new skates, they are the two items that help save his life. Although you may not get what you want, you're lucky if you get what you need
I call it sky by Will C Howell( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children enjoy the summer breeze, fall fog, winter snow, and spring wind
Poppa's new pants by Angela Shelf Medearis( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in French and English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shortening father's new pants to fit him causes a minor family crisis. Poppa finds a pair of lovely pants, only six inches too long, but Grandma Tiny, Big Momma, and Aunt Viney are all too tired to hem them before church
Hide and seek by Karen Hoenecke( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little boy looks for objects
The car washing street( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even though his parents do not have a car, Matthew looks forward to Saturday when all of the people on his street wash their cars
Cider with Rosie by Laurie Lee( Book )

2 editions published between 1959 and 1974 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A re-issue of the evocative and nostalgic account of Lee's country childhood in a secluded Cotswold valley. Lee describes a vanished rural world of village schools and church outings but also touches on the darker side of village life as it comes into contact with murder, rape, suicide and depression
Poetry for pleasure : a choice of poetry & verse on a variety of themes by I. M Parsons( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The little kingdom : a Kentish collection by Richard Church( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Kente colors
Alternative Names
Ward John 19..-.... illustrateur

Ward, John 1947-

Ward, John Dale

Languages
English (46)

French (2)

Covers
The adventures of High John the ConquerorSeven days of Kwanzaa : a holiday step bookFamilies : poems celebrating the African American experienceFireflies for NathanThe freedom riddleThe car washing streetPoppa's itchy ChristmasI call it sky