WorldCat Identities

Kessler, Brad

Overview
Works: 34 works in 105 publications in 3 languages and 4,681 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Folklore  Juvenile works  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Legends  Children's films  Animated films  History  Christmas stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ8.1.K48, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Brad Kessler
Lick Creek : a novel by Brad Kessler( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emily Jenkins is angry with the world after her father and brother are killed in a coal mining accident. Then, a badly injured electrical worker named Joseph is brought to her remote West Virginia farmhouse and Emily's world is changed forever
Birds in fall : a novel by Brad Kessler( Book )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"One fall night off the coast of a remote island in Nova Scotia, an airplane plummets to the sea as an innkeeper watches from the shore. Miles away in New York City, ornithologist Ana Gathreaux works in a darkened room, full of sparrows, testing their migratory instincts. Soon, Ana will be bound for Trachis Island, along with other relatives of victims who converge on the site of the tragedy."--Jacket
Brer Rabbit and Boss Lion by Brad Kessler( Visual )

10 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boss Lion threatens to eat all the inhabitants of the village, unitl he is outsmarted by Brer Rabbit
Goat song : a seasonal life, a short history of herding, and the art of making cheese by Brad Kessler( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author, a novelist, describes his life as he and his wife moved to a farm in Vermont, becoming a goatherd and cheesemaker
John Henry( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the legend of John Henry, the mightiest, doggone greatest nation builder the country's ever seen, who single-handedly defeats the steam drill in a steel-driving competition
John Henry by Brad Kessler( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the life of the legendary African American hero who raced against a steam drill to cut through a mountain
Brer Rabbit and Boss Lion by Brad Kessler( Recording )

12 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When mean old Boss Lion threatens the peaceful folk of Brer village, Brer Rabbit is forced to teach the carnivorous troublemaker a lesson he'll never forget
The firebird by Brad Kessler( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the aid of his magical Horse of Power, a young archer fulfills the increasingly difficult requests of Tsar Ivan and wins the hand of Princess Vasilissa
John Henry by Brad Kessler( Recording )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legend of John Henry, the mightiest, doggone greatest nation builder this country's ever seen, who single-handedly defeats the steam drill in a steel-driving competition
The woodcutter's Christmas by Brad Kessler( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A New York City family looks forward to the annual visit of the Christmas tree salesman they know as "the Woodcutter," and one day, several years after he has stopped coming, they find his home during a Vermont vacation and learn the reason why he no longer sells trees
Moses in Egypt( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unforgettable story of Moses and how he is summoned by God to deliver his fellow Israelites from slavery in Egypt
Moses the lawgiver( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The miraculous story of how Moses receives God's Commandments on Mt. Sinai and leads the Israelites on their journey to the Promised Land
Moses in Egypt by Brad Kessler( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells how Moses grew up in the Egyptian Pharaoh's court, was chosen by God to be the leader of the enslaved Israelites, and called down plagues to convince the Pharaoh to let the Israelites go free
The story of John Henry by Brad Kessler( Recording )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the life of the legendary African American hero who raced against a steam drill to cut through a mountain
Brer Rabbit and Boss Lion by Brad Kessler( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boss Lion threatens to eat all the inhabitants of the village, until he is outsmarted by B'rer Rabbit
Dona Ann McAdams : the garden of Eden : November 7-December 31, 1997 by Dona Ann McAdams( Book )

5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Susan Sarandon reads The firebird by Brad Kessler( Recording )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the aid of his magical Horse of Power, a young archer fulfills the increasingly difficult requests of Tsar Ivan and wins the hand of Princess Vasilisa
Moses in Egypt by Brad Kessler( Recording )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Moses is retold here. The story is told of how he was summoned by God to deliver his fellow Israelites from slavery in Egypt
Danny Glover reads Moses in Egypt by Brad Kessler( Recording )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells how Moses grew up in the Egyptian Pharaoh's court, was chosen by God to be the leader of the enslaved Israelites, and called down plagues to convince the Pharaoh to let the Israelites go free
The Firebird by Brad Kessler( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Ivan brings a golden feather from the Firebird to the Tsar, he is ordered to present the entire bird, or lose his life. In addition, he is commended to retrieve the princess Vassilisa from afar for the Tsar to marry. However, the archer Ivan falls in love with the princess
 
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Lick Creek : a novel
Alternative Names
Brad Kessler American writer

קעסלער, ברד

Languages
English (86)

French (2)

Hebrew (1)

Covers
Birds in fall : a novelBrer Rabbit and Boss LionGoat song : a seasonal life, a short history of herding, and the art of making cheeseJohn HenryBrer Rabbit and Boss LionThe firebirdJohn HenryThe woodcutter's Christmas