Most widely held works about Vivian French
Most widely held works by Vivian French
The robe of skulls by Vivian French ( Book )
15 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 3,039 libraries worldwide
The sorceress Lady Lamorna has her heart set on a very expensive new robe, and she will stop at nothing--including kidnapping and black magic--to get the money to pay for it.
The bag of bones by Vivian French ( Book )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 2,632 libraries worldwide
" ... the beady-eyed, green-tongued witch Truda Hangnail spreads evil along her path to succeed Queen Bluebell, enlisting the kingdom's rats and shrinking the good witches of Wadingburn to pave her way to the throne. Luckily, a sweet-natured orphan named Loobly is witness to Truda's evil spells and sets off to fetch help."--Jacket flap.
Growing frogs by Vivian French ( Book )
18 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,486 libraries worldwide
A mother and child watch as tadpoles develop and grow into frogs.
A present for Mom by Vivian French ( Book )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 1,237 libraries worldwide
Stanley has trouble deciding what to give his mother for Mother's Day.
T. Rex by Vivian French ( Book )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 1,178 libraries worldwide
Take a trip through a special dinosaur exhibition with a young boy and his granddad as they learn about the greatest meat-eating dinosaur of all-- Tyrannosaurus rex.
Yucky worms by Vivian French ( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,147 libraries worldwide
While helping Grandma in the garden, a child learns about the important role of the earthworm in helping plants grow.
Oliver's vegetables by Vivian French ( Book )
5 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 1,022 libraries worldwide
While visiting his grandfather, who has a wonderful garden, Oliver learns to eat vegetables other than potatoes.
Lazy Jack by Vivian French ( Book )
5 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 974 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the misadventures of Lazy Jack who can never do anything right, but people find his mishaps so funny that they employ him anyway.
I love you, Grandpa by Vivian French ( Book )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 973 libraries worldwide
When Grandpa comes to stay for the weekend, the children tire him out with all their activities.
Henny Penny by Vivian French ( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 959 libraries worldwide
Henny Penny and her barnyard friends are on their way to tell the king that the sky is falling when they meet a hungry fox, but Henney Penny's quick thinking saves the day.
Oliver's fruit salad by Vivian French ( Book )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 860 libraries worldwide
Although he loves to help Grandpa pick fresh fruit, Oliver will not eat any until one day Mom prepares something very special in a big glass bowl.
Once upon a time by John Prater ( Book )
15 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 810 libraries worldwide
A bored boy's world is suddenly populated by three house-building pigs, a girl wearing a red hood, and other familiar nursery characters.
Caterpillar, caterpillar by Vivian French ( Book )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 787 libraries worldwide
A girl learns about caterpillars and butterflies as she watches her grandfather grow them on the nettles in his garden.
The heart of glass by Vivian French ( Book )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 746 libraries worldwide
Gracie Gillypott and Prince Marcus embark on a dwarf-watching outing, not knowing that the dwarves are working frantically making crowns for a royal wedding and that they have enlisted some unreliable trolls to help them, thus putting the humans' expedition in peril.
A song for little toad by Vivian French ( Book )
6 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 728 libraries worldwide
Although Mother Toad tries to improve her lullaby singing voice by imitating the sounds of other animal mothers, Little Toad does not sleep until she sings his own song.
Princess Daisy and the dazzling dragon by Vivian French ( Book )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 720 libraries worldwide
A timid young princess is afraid of dragons until she sees one for herself, then has the opportunity to prove her newfound courage to the entire school.
Princess Alice and the magical mirror by Vivian French ( Book )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 692 libraries worldwide
Princess Alice determines to take responsibility when she causes another princess to drop and shatter a vase during the school's preparation for the term garden party.
Princess Charlotte and the birthday ball by Vivian French ( Book )
13 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 665 libraries worldwide
On her first day at the Princess Academy, Princess Charlotte inadvertently causes an accident that ruins the dresses of her new roommates and unless something can be done none of them will be able to attend the much anticipated Birthday Ball.
One ballerina two by Vivian French ( Book )
6 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and Dutch and held by 651 libraries worldwide
A young girl imitates the movements of ten ballet dancers.
The story of Christmas by Vivian French ( Book )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 604 libraries worldwide
Retells the story of Mary and Joseph's trip into Bethlehem and the birth of Jesus in a manger.
Bats Butterflies--Development Caterpillars Cats Characters and characteristics Chickens Children's plays, English Children's stories, English Courage Dragons Earthworms England Fairy tales Fantasy fiction Fiction Folklore Food habits Friendship Frogs--Growth Gardening Gifts Girls--Societies and clubs Grandfathers Grandmothers Jesus Christ Juvenile works Literature Magic Mother's Day Nativity of Jesus Christ Orphanages Orphans Pictorial works Princes Princesses Rats Responsibility Schools Space Dog (Fictitious character) Specimens Stepsisters Stories in rhyme Swine Toy and movable books Trolls Twins Tyrannosaurus rex Vegetables Wishes Witches
French, Viv, 1945-
English, Middle (1)