WorldCat Identities

Rowe, John A.

Overview
Works: 79 works in 357 publications in 11 languages and 7,388 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fairy tales  Fables  Folklore  Toy and movable books  Illustrated works  Picture books  Humor  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Author in quotations or text abstracts, Contributor
Classifications: PZ8.A542, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John A Rowe
I want a hug by John A Rowe( Book )

22 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elvis the Hedgehog wants a hug, but no one will give him one because he is so prickly
The elf's hat by Brigitte Weninger( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 593 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
Can you spot the spotted dog? by John A Rowe( Book )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reader is asked to find a growing list of animals in the accompanying illustrations before going on to the next page
Baby Crow by John A Rowe( Book )

18 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 414 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 )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in French and English and held by 395 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 )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and French and held by 380 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 )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 316 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."
Smile by John A Rowe( Book )

9 editions published in 2008 in 4 languages and held by 313 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
Moondog by John A Rowe( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 295 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
Peter Piglet by John A Rowe( Book )

10 editions published in 1996 in 4 languages and held by 287 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
The beginning of the armadilloes by Rudyard Kipling( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 270 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
Rabbit moon by John A Rowe( Book )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and French and held by 266 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
Smudge by John A Rowe( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and French and held by 238 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
De kaboutermuts by Brigitte Weninger( Book )

29 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nadat een kabouter zijn muts is verloren in het bos, komen allerlei dieren dit kledingstuk als huis opeisen. Ze wonen er allemaal samen, totdat er een vlo aanklopt. Prentenboek met fantasievolle tekeningen in kleur en voelelementen. Vanaf ca. 4 jaar
The emperor's new clothes by H. C Andersen( Book )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 226 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
Jasper the terror by John A Rowe( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jasper the dragon creates problems for his animal friends because he keeps sneezing and setting fire to things
J.A. Teddy by John A Rowe( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 207 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
But I want to! by Karl Rühmann( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 184 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
The elephant's child by Rudyard Kipling( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in French and English and held by 167 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
Tommy DoLittle by John A Rowe( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 163 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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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.31 (from 0.18 for The elf's ... to 0.88 for De kaboute ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The elf's hat
Alternative Names
Rou, Džon 1949-

Rowe, John

Rowe John 1949-....

Rowe John A. 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

Languages
English (68)

French (56)

German (38)

Dutch (10)

Italian (4)

Chinese (2)

Hebrew (2)

Danish (1)

Japanese (1)

Russian (1)

Korean (1)

Covers
The elf's hatCan you spot the spotted dog?Baby CrowMonkey troubleThe gingerbread man : an old English folktaleAmazing animal hide and seekSmileMoondog