WorldCat Identities

Rowe, John A.

Overview
Works: 82 works in 244 publications in 8 languages and 7,787 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Toy and movable books  Folklore  Fairy tales  Comic books, strips, etc  Picture books  Graphic novels  Study guides 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PZ8.A542, [E]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John A Rowe
The elf's hat by Brigitte Weninger( Book )
23 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 793 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 )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 551 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
I want a hug by John A Rowe( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member 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 )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 412 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 )
7 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and French and held by 410 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
Baby Crow by John A Rowe( Book )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Upset by his son's inability to sing, a father crow consults wise Grandfather Crow
Moondog by John A Rowe( Book )
5 editions published in 2005 in English and German and held by 321 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 )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 298 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 )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 297 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 )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and French and held by 294 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
Smile by John A Rowe( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 283 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
Amazing animal hide and seek by John A Rowe( Book )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 282 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."
Smudge by John A Rowe( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 269 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 )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 236 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 H. C Andersen( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Summary: 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 )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 208 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
Tommy DoLittle by John A Rowe( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 186 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
The elephant's child by Rudyard Kipling( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member 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
Knuffel me! by John A Rowe( Book )
16 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Baby Hendrik Egel vraagt iedereen om zich heen om een knuffel, maar men vindt hem te stekelig; totdat hij een krokodil om een zoentje hoort vragen. Prentenboek met grote illustraties in zachte kleuren. Vanaf ca. 3 jaar
Jack the dog by John A Rowe( Book )
4 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 148 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
 
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Alternative Names
Rou, Džon 1949-
Rowe, John
Rowe John 1949-....
Rowe John A. 1949-....
ロウ, ジョン
Languages
English (62)
German (19)
French (7)
Italian (4)
Dutch (4)
Slovenian (2)
Finnish (1)
Russian (1)
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