WorldCat Identities

Rowe, John A.

Overview
Works: 84 works in 395 publications in 10 languages and 6,495 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Picture books  Illustrated works  Fairy tales  Animal fiction  Toy and movable books  Legends  Biographies  Folklore 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Artist, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor, Author in quotations or text abstracts
Classifications: PZ7.K632, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John A Rowe
The elf's hat by Brigitte Weninger( Book )

17 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in German and English and held by 551 WorldCat member 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
I want a hug by John A Rowe( Book )

32 editions published between 2007 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little hedgehog-like creature named Elvis just wants to be hugged, but he is so prickly that no one wants to go near him--that is, until he hears an ugly crocodile crying out
Baby Crow by John A Rowe( Book )

20 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upset by his son's inability to sing, a father crow consults wise Grandfather Crow
Monkey trouble by John A Rowe( Book )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in French and English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Because Little Monkey never listens, he gets into big trouble
The gingerbread man : an old English folktale by John A Rowe( Book )

16 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and French and held by 352 WorldCat member 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
Amazing animal hide and seek by John A Rowe( Book )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 289 WorldCat member 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."
Moondog by John A Rowe( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 271 WorldCat member 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
Smile by John A Rowe( Book )

9 editions published in 2008 in 4 languages and held by 268 WorldCat member 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
Peter Piglet by John A Rowe( Book )

10 editions published in 1996 in 4 languages and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When barefoot Peter Piglet finds a pair of beautiful golden shoes, he is not the only one delighted by his discovery
Rabbit moon by John A Rowe( Book )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and French and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thinking that he has found the moon fallen from the sky, an old rabbit tries to put it back where it belongs
Le bonnet rouge by Brigitte Weninger( Book )

26 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un beau matin, un lutin perd son bonnet. Une grenouille y prend place, puis une souris, un lapin, un ..., etc. Ils sont bien à l'étroit quand une puce ... Chacun prend ses jambes à son cou. La puce prend place. Le lutin retrouve son bonnet et il se l'enfonce sur la tête. Un conte bien rythmé et d'excellentes illustrations. [SDM]
The beginning of the armadilloes by Rudyard Kipling( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member 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
Smudge by John A Rowe( Book )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and French and held by 221 WorldCat member 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
Jasper the terror by John A Rowe( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and Chinese and held by 214 WorldCat member 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 198 WorldCat member 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 2003 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member 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
J.A. Teddy by John A Rowe( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 158 WorldCat member 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
The elephant's child by Rudyard Kipling( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and German and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Because of his "satiable curiosity" 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 )

8 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member 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
Tommy DoLittle by John A Rowe( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member 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
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The elf's hat
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I want a hugBaby CrowMonkey troubleThe gingerbread man : an old English folktaleAmazing animal hide and seekMoondogSmilePeter Piglet
Alternative Names
Rou, Džon 1949-

Rou, Tzon A. 1949-

Rowe, J. A., 1949-

Rowe, John

Rowe John 1949-....

Rowe John A. 1949-....

Rowe, John Alfred 1949-

ראו, ג'ון, 1949-

로, 존 A. 1949-

로, 존 에이 1949-

로웨, 존 A. 1949-

로위, 존 앨프레드 1949-

로이, 존 A. 1949-

ロウ, ジョン

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