WorldCat Identities

Mistry, Nilesh

Overview
Works: 126 works in 393 publications in 31 languages and 11,432 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Fairy tales  History  Folklore  Biography  Pictorial works  Folk tales  Fantasy fiction  High interest-low vocabulary books 
Roles: Illustrator, Creator, Other, Author
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nilesh Mistry
The illustrated book of myths : tales & legends of the world by Neil Philip( Book )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of myths from many cultures
al-Ḥijāb al-malfūf = The swirling hijaab by Na'íma bint Robert( Book )

69 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in 23 languages and held by 1,271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enter the imaginary world of a little girl playing with her mother's hijaab ; with a swirl of the hijaab, she is a brave warrior queen, an adventurous nomad in the desert, a beautiful bride, or inside a Bedouin tent : Islamic fiction for young girls - dual text
Turtle Bay by Saviour Pirotta( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and Danish and held by 1,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taro is fascinated by the strange actions of old Jiro-San, who sweeps the sand on the beach while waiting for the arrival of Japanese sea turtles ready to lay their eggs
Aladdin : and other tales from the Arabian Nights by Rosalind Kerven( Book )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells some of the magical adventures with Arabic, Persian, and Indian origins, framed by the tale of Shaharazad who tells the king a story for 1001 nights. Illustrated notes throughout the text explain the historical background of the story
The story of Divaali by Jatinder Nath Verma( Book )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the Hindu tale of a heroic prince and his bride who are separated by the demon prince Ravana until the Monkey Army of Hanuman, god of the wind, helps them. Includes facts about Divaali, the festival celebrating Rāma and Sītā's return to their kingdom
The illustrated book of fairy tales : spellbinding stories from around the world by Neil Philip( Book )

9 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A multicultural collection of traditional tales from Europe, Asia, Australia, and North and South America
Fire and wings : dragon tales from East and West by Marianne Carus( Book )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of stories about all kinds of dragons, by such authors as Jane Yolen, Patricia MacLachlan, Eric A. Kimmel, Vida Chu, and E. Nesbit
Stories from the Silk Road by Cherry Gilchrist( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories from the journey along the ancient trade route between East and West. Includes tales of dragons, demons, goddesses and spirits, with sumptuous illustrations and intriguing facts
Isis and Osiris by Dawn Casey( Book )

35 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 17 languages and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Egyptian legend in which twin sisters who lived 2000 years ago were changed forever when they participated in a temple ritual reenacting the lives of Isis and Osiris
The seven wise princesses : a medieval Persian epic by Wafa' Tarnowska( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely king, inspired by seven mysterious portraits, invites seven lovely princesses to live with him; their stories entertain and educate him in the ways of a wise ruler
Nico's octopus by Caroline Pitcher( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nico rescues a small octopus and takes it home to keep as a pet, caring for it until one day, he learns some sad and wonderful news. Includes a factual section on octopuses
The Usborne ballet treasury by Susanna Davidson( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces readers to the life of a ballet dancer and being in a show, provides brief profiles of some famous ballet dancers, and retells six famous ballet stories, including Sleeping Beauty, the Nutcracker, and the Firebird. This magical introduction to the world of ballet is for every child who dreams of being a ballerina. It takes readers on a journey from the first ballet steps to the excitement and wonder of putting on a show. This beautiful treasure also contains six of the most loved stories from the ballet
Marie Antoinette by Katie Daynes( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in English and French and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marie Antoinette's enchanting Austrian childhood is no prepartion for palace politics in France. When her mother sends her to marry France's future king, she's plunged into a baffling world, far from home. With gossip running rife and revolution in the air, she'll need more than grace and dignity to survive
Alice's adventures in Wonderland by Jennifer Bassett( Book )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"There, on top of the mushroom, was a large caterpillar, smoking a pipe. After a while the Caterpillar took the pipe out of its mouth and said to Alice in a slow, sleepy voice, 'Who are you?' What strange things happen when Alice falls down the rabbit-hole and into Wonderland! She has conversations with the Caterpillar and the Cheshire Cat, goes to the Mad Hatter's tea party, plays croquet with the King and Queen of Hearts ..."--Page 4 of cover
The fabulous story of fashion by Katie Daynes( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the amazing fashion styles that have been popular all over the world
Krishna steals the butter and other stories by Anita Ganeri( Book )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of four short stories that introduce children to Hinduism, its beliefs and key figures associated with the religion
Prince of fire : the story of Diwali by Jatinder Nath Verma( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ravana, the Demon King of Lanka, has covered the earth with darkness. He needs to be stopped -- but who can take on the task? Enter Prince Rama, his courageous wife Princess Sita, and his loyal brother Prince Lakshmana. These three are determined to restore peace and justice, but their plans take an unexpected turn when Ravana kidnaps Sita. Only with the help of Hanuman, God of the Winds, Jatayu, King of the Birds, and many other fearless friends can Prince Rama and his companions defend Ravana. Many will lose their lives in the this struggle, and everyone will be tested to the limits of their endurance
Ghostly haunts by Michael Morpurgo( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of ghost stories, set in a variety of mysterious houses, mansions and castles. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
Sprookjes : verhalen en feiten in woord en beeld by Neil Philip( Book )

29 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in 7 languages and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bundel sprookjes uit de hele wereld, aangevuld met achtergrondinformatie. Bevat gekleurde tekeningen. Voorlezen vanaf ca. 4 jaar, zelf lezen vanaf ca. 8 jaar
The revealing story of underwear by Katie Daynes( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes what people used to wear underneath their clothes throughout history
 
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The illustrated book of myths : tales & legends of the world
Alternative Names
Mistrijs, Nilešs

미스트리, 닐레쉬

미스트리, 닐레슈

미스트리, 닐레시

ミッストリ, ニーレシュ

Languages
English (103)

Chinese (19)

Spanish (11)

Somali (10)

German (9)

Arabic (7)

French (7)

Portuguese (7)

Bengali (7)

Polish (5)

Panjabi (5)

Dutch (4)

Urdu (4)

Albanian (4)

Tamil (3)

Croatian (3)

Turkish (3)

Vietnamese (2)

Italian (2)

Finnish (2)

Persian (2)

Malay (2)

Russian (2)

Pushto (2)

Kurdish (1)

Danish (1)

Faroese (1)

Hindi (1)

Gujarati (1)

Bosnian (1)

Serbian (1)

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al-Ḥijāb al-malfūf = The swirling hijaabTurtle BayAladdin : and other tales from the Arabian NightsThe story of DivaaliThe illustrated book of fairy tales : spellbinding stories from around the worldFire and wings : dragon tales from East and WestStories from the Silk RoadIsis and Osiris