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De Marcken, Gail

Overview
Works: 16 works in 70 publications in 5 languages and 11,227 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Historical fiction  Patterns  Picture puzzles  Stories in rhyme  Stories, plots, etc  Fairy tales  Christmas stories 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PR2877, FIC
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Most widely held works about Gail De Marcken
 
Most widely held works by Gail De Marcken
Clever Ali by Nancy Farmer( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and Arabic and held by 3,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When seven-year-old Ali's greedy pet steals cherries from the wicked Sultan for whom his father keeps carrier pigeons, Ali is given three days to find 600 new cherries or his father will be thrown into the deep, dark oubliette. Includes facts about carrier pigeons and the sultan on whom this story is based, as well as an excerpt from "In Praise of Books" by al-Jahiz
The quiltmaker's journey by Jeff Brumbeau( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and Greek, Modern and held by 1,229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The quiltmaker grows up wealthy and sheltered, but radically changes her life after she discovers the poverty and need outside her town
Tales from Shakespeare by Tina Packer( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of prose retellings of ten familiar Shakespeare plays, each illustrated by a well-known artist or artists
Miss Hunnicutt's hat by Jeff Brumbeau( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in Chinese and English and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Hunnicutt is determined to wear her new hat adorned with a live chicken for the Queen's visit despite the disapproval of the other townspeople
Princess tales : once upon a time in rhyme with seek-and-find pictures by Grace Maccarone( Book )

5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cinderella -- Thumbelina -- Beauty and the Beast -- Snow White -- The Princess and the Frog -- The Princess and the Pea -- Rumpelstiltskin -- East of the Sun and West of the Moon -- Twelve Dancing Princesses -- Sleeping Beauty
Born to pull by Bob Cary( Book )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each chapter features expert insight into sled dog team dynamics that complements the author's stories about individual dogs, racing, and life on the trail
The Nutcracker and the Mouse King by Wren Maysen( Book )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Marie Stahlbaum falls in love with the handsome nutcracker Godfather Drosselmeier gives her family as a Christmas gift, and has adventures with him as he faces the monstrous, seven-headed Mouse King
Princess tales around the world : once upon a time in rhyme with seek-and-find pictures by Grace Maccarone( Book )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retellings in verse of some of the world's best known fairy tales with illustrations that contain hidden objects for the reader to find
Quilts from the quiltmaker's gift : 20 traditional patterns for a new generation of generous quiltmakers by Joanne Larsen Line( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents twenty traditional quilt patterns based on the story "The Quiltmaker's Gift," about a king who learns the joy of giving; each with information on materials, construction, variations, and quilting techniques
More quilts from the quiltmaker's gift : 19 traditional patterns for a generation of generous quiltmakers by Joanne Larsen Line( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides step-by-step instructions on creating nineteen different traditional quilts
The quilt maker's gift box( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a generous quiltmaker finally agrees to make a quilt for a greedy king but only under certain conditions, she causes him to undergo a change of heart. Includes instructions for simple projects
The quiltmaker's gift by Jeff Brumbeau( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a generous quiltmaker finally agrees to make a quilt for a greedy king but only under certain conditions, she causes him to undergo a change of heart
Cuentos de princesas : érase una vez un cuento-- busca y encuentra en él cosas divertidas by Grace Maccarrone( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Al-Shateer Hassan by Nancy Farmer( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in Arabic and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

When seven-year-old Ali's greedy pet steals cherries from the wicked Sultan for whom his father keeps carrier pigeons, Ali is given three days to find 600 new cherries or his father will be thrown into the deep, dark oubliette. Includes facts about carrier pigeons and the sultan on whom this story is based
 
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DeMarcken, Gail

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The quiltmaker's journeyTales from ShakespeareMiss Hunnicutt's hatBorn to pullThe Nutcracker and the Mouse KingQuilts from the quiltmaker's gift : 20 traditional patterns for a new generation of generous quiltmakersMore quilts from the quiltmaker's gift : 19 traditional patterns for a generation of generous quiltmakersThe quilt maker's gift box