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Potter, Giselle

Overview
Works: 66 works in 223 publications in 6 languages and 28,570 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Fairy tales  Folklore  Stories in rhyme  History  Biography  Board books  Picture books 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PS1667, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Giselle Potter
Kate and the beanstalk by Mary Pope Osborne( Book )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and Chinese and held by 2,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this version of the classic tale, a girl climbs to the top of a giant beanstalk, where she uses her quick wits to outsmart a giant and make her and her mother's fortune
The honest-to-goodness truth by Pat McKissack( Book )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billedbog. After promising never to lie, Libby learns that it's not always necessary to blurt out the whole truth either
Gabriella's song by Candace Fleming( Book )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl finds music all around her as she walks about the city of Venice, Italy, and she shares her song with everyone she meets
Shrinking Violet by Cari Best( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and Korean and held by 1,416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violet, who is very shy and hates for anyone to look at her in school, finally comes out of her shell when she is cast as Lady Space in a play about the solar system and saves the production from disaster
Three cheers for Catherine the Great! by Cari Best( Book )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sara's Russian grandmother has requested that there be no presents at her seventy-eighth birthday party so Sara must think of a gift from her heart
When Agnes caws by Candace Fleming( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and Chinese and held by 1,266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When eight-year-old Agnes Peregrine, an accomplished birdcaller, travels with her parents to the Himalayas in search of the elusive pink-headed duck, she encounters a dastardly foe
The brave little seamstress by Mary Pope Osborne( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 1,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Goodness!" the little seamstress said. "I've killed seven flies with one blow." And to mark the event, she took out her favorite coat and stitched on the back: SEVEN WITH ONE BLOW! Proud of her amazing feat, the brave little seamstress sets off to tell the world. It's not her fault if, along the way, a giant sees her coat and thinks she slayed seven giants, now is it? Based on the classic fairy tale "The Brave Little Tailor," Mary Pope Osborne's spirited retelling -- this time starring a gutsy seamstress -- and Giselle Potter's charming illustrations take you to a magical world where a little heroine meets even the biggest challenges with wit and imagination
The boy who loved words by Roni Schotter( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 1,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selig, who loves words and copies them on pieces of paper that he carries with him, goes on a trip to discover his purpose
Sleeping Bobby by Will Osborne( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the Grimm tale featuring a handsome prince who is put into a deep sleep by a curse until he is awakened by the kiss of a brave princess
This is my dollhouse by Giselle Potter( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl who has made her own dollhouse from a box and her vivid imagination has trouble playing with her friend Sophie's perfect dolls and dollhouse, but when Sophie comes to visit she is afraid that her handiwork will not be good enough for Sophie
Cecil the pet glacier by Matthea Harvey( Book )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruby Small's embarrassingly eccentric parents take her on a vacation to Norway where she acquires an unwanted pet, a glacier named Cecil, who finds a way to melt Ruby's heart
Mr. Semolina-Semolinus : a Greek folktale by Anthony L Manna( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Areti, a Greek princess, makes a man fit for her to love from almonds, sugar, and semolina, but when he is stolen away by a jealous queen, Areti searches the world for him
Moo, moo, brown cow, have you any milk? by Phillis Gershator( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through rhyming text, farm animals are asked if they have items needed to prepare for a snack and bedtime, such as wool for a blanket, down for a pillow, and milk to drink
The orphan : a Cinderella story from Greece by Anthony L Manna( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this variation on the Cinderella story set in Greece, a girl mistreated by her stepmother and stepsisters manages to captivate the prince, with help from Mother Nature and her children
Wynken, Blynken, and Nod by Eugene Field( Book )

3 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bedtime poem of three wee fishermen who sail up to the stars
Ghost wings by Barbara M Joosse( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in Japanese and English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While celebrating the Days of the Dead, a young Mexican girl remembers her wonderful grandmother who sang songs, made tortillas, chased monsters away, and loved butterflies
Beatrice spells some lulus and learns to write a letter by Cari Best( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beatrice enjoys learning to spell, and gets really excited about it after some encouragement from her grandmother, but she has trouble convincing her classmates that spelling is not boring
Want to be in a band? by Suzzy Roche( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the hard work, cooperation, and enthusiasm needed to make music and participate in a band
Sugar would not eat it by Emily Jenkins( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Leo adopts a cat, he names her Sugar and tries to feed her a piece of his birthday cake, but no matter what Leo does to try to make her eat it, the cat simply refuses
The year I didn't go to school by Giselle Potter( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billedbog. Forfatteren beskriver sin rejse til Italien som 7-årig, hvor hendes familie turnerede med et dukketeater
 
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Kate and the beanstalk
Alternative Names
포터, 지젤

ポター, ジゼル

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The honest-to-goodness truthGabriella's songShrinking VioletThree cheers for Catherine the Great!When Agnes cawsThe brave little seamstressThe boy who loved wordsSleeping Bobby