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Davenier, Christine

Overview
Works: 135 works in 419 publications in 5 languages and 54,548 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  High interest-low vocabulary books  Prayers and devotions  Poetry  Pictorial works  Stories in rhyme 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Scenarist, Author of dialog
Classifications: PZ7.G9375, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Christine Davenier
 
Most widely held works by Christine Davenier
Iris and Walter and the birthday party by Elissa Haden Guest( Book )

54 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 10,907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At Walter's birthday party his guests are supposed to go for horseback rides, but his horse Rain has other plans on the day of the party
The very fairy princess by Julie Andrews( Book )

23 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 3,898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite her scabby knees and dirty fingernails, Geraldine knows that she is a princess inside and shows it through her behavior at home and in school
Sally Jean, the Bicycle Queen by Cari Best( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 3,039 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Sally Jean outgrows her beloved bicycle, Flash, she experiments with various ideas for acquiring a new, bigger one
Miss Lina's ballerinas by Grace Maccarone( Book )

17 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ballet instructor Miss Lina has a solution when her eight students, who always dance in pairs, are distraught when a ninth girl joins the class
Iris and Walter and the substitute teacher by Elissa Haden Guest( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 2,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Iris's grandfather comes to her school as a substitute teacher, she has a hard time sharing him with the other students
Piper Reed, Navy brat by Kimberly Willis Holt( Book )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piper is sad about leaving her home and friends behind when her father, a Navy aircraft mechanic, is transferred yet again, but with help from her often-annoying sisters and a surprise from their parents, she finds happiness in their new home in Pensacola, Florida
I love the rain by Margaret Park Bridges( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instead of grumbling about the rain, two little girls enjoy how it makes shiny black streets, forms fun puddles, and sounds like tap dancers on the roof of their bus
The other dog by Madeleine L'Engle( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 1,584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The family poodle protests at first when the master and mistress bring home a new "dog" to share the household
In every tiny grain of sand : a child's book of prayers and praise by Reeve Lindbergh( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 1,260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of inspirational poems, prayers, and other writings grouped, "For the day, For the home, For the earth, and For the night."
Iris and Walter, the sleepover by Elissa Haden Guest( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 1,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Praise for books in the Iris and Walter series: "Splendid ... Readers will delight in the youngsters' friendship, and bask in the reassuring love and support they receive from their families."--School Library Journal (starred review) "Iris and Walter will join Frog and Toad and Henry and Mudge in a prominent place on the easy-reading shelves."--The Bulletin
Me I am! by Jack Prelutsky( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated poem which celebrates children who enjoy doing all kinds of activities. This poem originally appeared in The Random House book of poetry for children, published in 1983
The very fairy princess follows her heart by Julie Andrews( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After spending weeks making valentines for all of her family and friends, self-proclaimed fairy princess Gerry takes the wrong folder to school and must find another way to tell her classmates how they sparkle
The very fairy princess takes the stage by Julie Andrews( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even though Gerry is cast as the court jester instead of the crystal princess in her ballet class's spring performance, she eventually regains her sparkle and once again feels like a fairy princess
Piper Reed, the great gypsy by Kimberly Willis Holt( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While her father, a Navy Chief, is on ship duty for six months, nine-year-old Piper stays busy with new neighbors, Christmas at a spaceship beach house, a trip to New Orleans, and especially the upcoming Gypsy Club pet show
Piper Reed gets a job by Kimberly Willis Holt( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When she discovers the price of the coveted clubhouse, ten-year-old Piper and her fellow Gypsy Club members try to earn the money by creating a birthday-party-planning business
Nobody here but me by Judith Viorst( Book )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in French and English and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With all his family busy, a little boy feels that he is the only one left in the house
The very fairy princess sparkles in the snow by Julie Andrews( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gerry, a most enthusiastic singer, is certain her music teacher will choose her to perform the solo at the Winter Wonderland Festival, and when someone else is chosen it takes a snowfall to bring Gerry's sparkle back
The first thing my mama told me by Susan Marie Swanson( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl celebrates the name that was chosen just for her
Has anyone seen my Emily Greene? by Norma Fox Mazer( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emily decides to play hide and seek when her father calls her for lunch
Leon and Albertine by Christine Davenier( Book )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leon the pig follows the advice of the other barnyard animals in trying to get the attention of Albertine the chicken, with whom he has fallen in love
 
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Sally Jean, the Bicycle Queen
Alternative Names
Christine Davenier auteur de livres pour enfants, dessinatrice de presse

Christine Davenier Childrens writer and illustrator

Davenier, C.

ダヴェニェール, クリスティーン

Languages
English (154)

French (11)

German (3)

Chinese (2)

Hebrew (2)

Covers
The very fairy princessSally Jean, the Bicycle QueenMiss Lina's ballerinasIris and Walter and the substitute teacherPiper Reed, Navy bratI love the rainThe other dogIn every tiny grain of sand : a child's book of prayers and praise