WorldCat Identities

Czernecki, Stefan

Overview
Works: 55 works in 162 publications in 2 languages and 7,648 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  Illustrated works  Folk tales  Picture books  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.C999, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Stefan Czernecki
 
Most widely held works by Stefan Czernecki
Pancho's Piñata by Stefan Czernecki( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Christmas Eve Pancho rescues a star from a cactus and receives the gift of happiness
The hummingbirds' gift by Stefan Czernecki( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Consuelo saves the hummingbirds' lives they, in return, show her how to save her family from the drought
The singing snake by Stefan Czernecki( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the Australian aboriginal tale about a snake that swallows a lark in an effort to win a singing contest
Paper lanterns by Stefan Czernecki( Book )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the lantern festival close at hand, Old Chan, the master paper lantern maker, must find an apprentice with the talent to continue his work
The cricket's cage : a Chinese folktale by Stefan Czernecki( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells a Chinese folktale in which a clever and kindly cricket is responsible for designing the tower buildings for Beijing's "Forbidden City."
For sure! for sure! by H. C Andersen( Book )

6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a chicken who has accidentally lost a feather jokes that she looks more gorgeous the more she plucks herself, her comment spreads throughout the coop and town and takes on a life of its own
Huevos rancheros by Stefan Czernecki( Book )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A clever hen outsmarts her coyote adversary through charm and her culinary arts
The Sea King by Jane Yolen( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale, based on themes from Russian folklore, about a man who makes a promise to the Sea King but fails to keep it
Holy molé! : a folktale from Mexico by Caroline McAlister( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the traditional Mexican tale explaining the origins of molé, the savory sauce containing chocolate that is served over turkey or chicken
Zigzag by Robert D San Souci( Book )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With some help from a group of field mice, an odd-looking doll--named Zigzag for his crooked mouth--searches for a child to love him
Mama God, Papa God : a Caribbean tale by Richardo Keens-Douglas( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papa God creates light so that he can see Mama God, and then he makes the world because he wants to give her something beautiful
Nina's treasures by Stefan Czernecki( Book )

8 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Katerina runs out of food at the end of winter, her beloved hen Nina saves them both by laying marvelous multicolored eggs
Mr. Belinsky's bagels by Ellen Schwartz( Book )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Mr. Belinsky the bagel maker tries his hand at making fancy cookies and cakes, his loyal customers are disappointed, until he returns to creating his specialty
Ride 'em, cowboy by Stefan Czernecki( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There's a whole lot more to a cowboy's life than just ropin' and ridin'. A day on the range begins when the rooster crows and the cowboys saddle up their horses. At the end of a long day of work, they kick up their heels, square dancing and spending their pay, until it's time for bed and dreams of riding rodeo someday
The sleeping bread : story by Stefan Czernecki( Book )

6 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bitter tear of an unwanted beggar causes the bread dough in the bakery shop to "sleep," and the villagers fear it will not rise in time for the festival of the town's patron saint
Zorah's magic carpet by Stefan Czernecki( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Moroccan woman's magic carpet takes her to far away places, which provide inspiration for her to create other beautiful carpets
The girl who lost her smile by Karim Alrawi( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story, inspired by the writings of Jallal al-Din Rumi in a collection of Sufi poetry and short stories known as Mathnawi, about Jehan, a young girl living in Baghdad who unexpectedly finds reason to smile
Rainbow shoes by Tiffany Stone( Book )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poet Tiffany Stone and artist Stefan Czernecki imagine a silly world filled with colors of every hue. In these poems and pictures, you'll find purple pants, blue hair, orange socks, pink pajamas, and robots with red rubber boots
The most incredible cardboard toys in the whole wide world by Stefan Czernecki( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents color-coded instructions for making such multicultural folk-art toys as Indian trains, Aztec butterflies, Italian dragons, Chinese puppets, and Australian dreamtime animals
Aziz, the story teller by Vi Hughes( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although he wants to please his father and earn money selling carpets, Aziz finds himself drawn to the storytellers in the marketplace, including one who has a special gift meant just for him
 
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The hummingbirds' giftPaper lanternsFor sure! for sure!Huevos rancherosThe Sea KingHoly molé! : a folktale from MexicoZigzagMama God, Papa God : a Caribbean tale
Alternative Names
Stefan Czernecki

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Languages
English (107)

Spanish (5)