Rowe, John A.
Most widely held works by John A Rowe
The elf's hat by Brigitte Weninger ( Book )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 707 libraries worldwide
A retelling of a Russian cumulative tale in which a number of animals crowd into a lost hat to make their home, until a tiny flea comes along.
Can you spot the spotted dog by John A Rowe ( Book )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 589 libraries worldwide
The reader is asked to find a growing list of animals in the accompanying illustrations before going on to the next page.
I want a hug by John A Rowe ( Book )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 475 libraries worldwide
Elvis the Hedgehog wants a hug, but no one will give him one because he is so prickly.
Monkey trouble by John A Rowe ( Book )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 468 libraries worldwide
Because Little Monkey never listens, he gets into big trouble.
Baby Crow by John A Rowe ( Book )
6 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 403 libraries worldwide
Upset by his son's inability to sing, a father crow consults wise Grandfather Crow.
Peter Piglet by John A Rowe ( Book )
5 editions published in 1996 in 4 languages and held by 357 libraries worldwide
When barefoot Peter Piglet finds a pair of beautiful golden shoes, he is not the only one delighted by his discovery.
The beginning of the armadillos by Rudyard Kipling ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 328 libraries worldwide
A tortoise and a hedgehog combine their natural assets and transform themselves into armadillos to escape the hungry attention of a young jaguar.
Moondog by John A Rowe ( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 322 libraries worldwide
Moondog finds a way to protect the Moon from being settled by humans who, having despoiled the Earth, are searching for a new home.
Smudge by John A Rowe ( Book )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 314 libraries worldwide
An old rat recalls an adventure from his younger days when he was carried off by a bird, a dog, a rabbit, and other animals, before finding his way back where he belongs with his very own family.
The gingerbread man : an old English folktale ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 301 libraries worldwide
A freshly baked gingerbread man escapes when he is taken out of the oven and eludes a number of animals until he meets a clever fox.
Rabbit moon by John A Rowe ( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and French and held by 294 libraries worldwide
Thinking that he has found the moon fallen from the sky, an old rabbit tries to put it back where it belongs.
Smile by John A Rowe ( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in French and English and held by 284 libraries worldwide
King and Queen Grumpy, the rulers of GrumpyLand, are very worried when their new baby son, unlike his five brothers, seems to be disfigured by a strange expression on his face.
Amazing animal hide and seek by John A Rowe ( Book )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 267 libraries worldwide
"There's an animal hiding in every spread of this ingenious picture book. But you must find each one before you can move on to the next."
Jasper the terror by John A Rowe ( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and Chinese and held by 248 libraries worldwide
Jasper the dragon creates problems for his animal friends because he keeps sneezing and setting fire to things.
The emperor's new clothes by John A Rowe ( Book )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 215 libraries worldwide
In this version of Andersen's tale "re-cut, pinned, and stitched by John A. Rowe," the emperor loves shopping and new clothes, but he is still tricked by two rascals.
But I want to by Karl Rühmann ( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 214 libraries worldwide
When his mother says "No!," a young boy thinks of all the wonderful things he could do if he sent her to the moon, but then he realizes he wants her around, especially to read bedtime stories.
Tommy DoLittle by John A Rowe ( Book )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 209 libraries worldwide
Tommy is so lazy that his dog takes him for walks instead of the other way around, but all that changes when he gets lost inside a book.
The elephant's child by Rudyard Kipling ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
Because of his "'satiable curtiosity" about what the crocodile has for dinner, the elephant's child and all elephants thereafter have long trunks.
Jack the dog by John A Rowe ( Book )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 143 libraries worldwide
Jack the dog's dreams take him to old China and other unusual places, but fortunately he is resourceful enough to escape any predicament.
J.A. Teddy by John A Rowe ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
When he loses his teddy bear, Captain Scallywag, a young boy pretending to be a pirate, gets help from elves and fairies to find the lost toy.
Animals Armadillos Books and reading Cherry Conduct of life Counting Crocodiles Crows Dingo Dogs Dragons Dreams Elephants England Fairy tales Fiction Folklore French language French language--Vocabulary German language German language--Vocabulary Hedgehogs Hide-and-seek Hugging Infants Jungles Juvenile works Kangaroos Kidnapping Kings and rulers Kissing Laziness Lost articles Monkeys Moon Mother and child Pictorial works Picture puzzles Pirates Pollution Princes Rabbits Rats Russia Schools Shoes Singing Smiling Swine Teddy bears
Rowe, John, 1949-....
Rowe, John A. 1949-....
Greek, Modern (1)