WorldCat Identities

Barkow, Henriette

Overview
Works: 227 works in 543 publications in 29 languages and 8,941 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  Pictorial works  Fairy tales  Picture books  Diary fiction  Illustrated works  Legends  Folk tales 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ23.B375, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Henriette Barkow
El nabo gigante by Henriette Barkow( Book )

30 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 17 languages and held by 970 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The children in Miss Honeywood's class discover that when they all work together, there is no stopping them. A humorous retelling of the classic Russian tale
Nita va al hospital = Nita goes to hospital by Henriette Barkow( Book )

23 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 19 languages and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nita is hit by a car, breaks her leg, and is taken to the hospital for the first time
Malāʼikat Alfī = Alfie's angels by Henriette Barkow( Book )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfie wants to be an angel more than anything in the world, but first he has to convince his teacher and class mates that boys as well as girls can be angels
El flautista de Hamelín = The pied piper by Henriette Barkow( Book )

25 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 14 languages and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retelling of the legend of the Pied Piper, who punished the people of Hamelin for refusing to pay him after he rid their town of rats
Tomek i Zosia rozpoczynają naukę w szkole = Tom and Sofia start school by Henriette Barkow( Book )

10 editions published in 2006 in 8 languages and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom and Sofia first time go to school. Will they make any friends? Will they get lost in their new school?
Tīn bakre Graf = The three billy goats Gruff by Henriette Barkow( Book )

24 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 13 languages and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The three billy goats need to cross the bridge to get to the fresh, green grass. But under the bridge lives a fierce and hungry Troll. The first goat tells the Troll to wait for his brother who is much bigger than him. The second goat also tells the Troll to wait for his brother who is much bigger than him. But when the third Billy Goat Gruff trip traps onto the bridge ... Richard Johnson was awarded the Silver Medal in the 2001 Best of British Illustration Awards for the artwork in this book
Bu yao ku, Jiaohua! = Don't cry, Sly! by Henriette Barkow( Book )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sly's mom was always shouting and demanding of him. And however much Sly did, it was never enough for her. One day she asks for a roast chicken. Sly had never caught a hen before but being a smart fox he had a plan. He manages to get Little Red into a sack but later she escapes. Out of sympathy for him, Little Red helps him with a way which puts an end to Sly's mom complaints
Tilka hiya umm-i = That's my mum by Henriette Barkow( Book )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 12 languages and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two children who have parents of different races decide to take action when they grow tired of people making assumptions about their mothers based on their skin colors
Les chanteurs de rues de Bremen = The buskers of Bremen by Henriette Barkow( Book )

17 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 12 languages and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four old, unwanted animals decide to become buskers in Bremen, but never made it there because they had a run-in with some robbers along the way
Elʹfy i sapozhnik = The elves and the shoemaker by Henriette Barkow( Book )

8 editions published in 2007 in 8 languages and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor shoemaker becomes successful with the help of two elves who finish his shoes during the night
The Little Red Hen and the grains of wheat = La Petite Poule Rouge et les grains de blé by L. R Hen( Book )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 12 languages and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Red Hen finds some grains of wheat but when she asks the cat, the dog and the goose to help her plant them, they are all too busy. So Little Red Hen grows the wheat, cuts it, takes it first to the miller and then the baker, all on her own. When she brings home the delicious bread the other animals are only too willing to help her eat it, but will she let them?
Puszka Pandory = Pandora's box by Henriette Barkow( Book )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This famous Greek myth is richly retold with stunning illustrations that progressively depict the forthcoming doom
Ellienin tajni dnevnik = Ellie's secret diary by Henriette Barkow( Book )

15 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 12 languages and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ellie's secret diary describes how she coped with a school bully
Beowulf et comment il combattit Grendel : un mythe anglo-saxon = Beowulf and how he fought Grendel : an Anglo-Saxon epic by Henriette Barkow( Book )

26 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 13 languages and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The vile creature Grendel is killing and devouring Denmark's warriors. Beowulf, the strongest and mightiest Geat warrior, fights Grendel with his bare hands and restores peace. But across the marshes, a creature even more vile wants revenge
Masta bara ek tārnip = Giant turnip by Henriette Barkow( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in Bengali and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bengali - English bilingual story for 5-7 years old
Muzykańci z Bremy = The buskers of Bremen by Henriette Barkow( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in Polish and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old donkey, an old dog, an old cat and a cockerel ran away from their owners. They wanted to become buskers and on their way together to Bremen. However, they never make their way to Bremen and settled in a house instead
Cai yi di shou = The pied piper by Henriette Barkow( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in Chinese and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sensitive retelling of the famous Pied Piper legend of the plague of rats which infested Hamelin. What could the poor townspeople do? Enter a mysterious stranger who rid the town of rats but its children too
al-ʻAfārīt al-ṣighār wa-al-iskāfī = The elves and the shoemaker by Henriette Barkow( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in Arabic and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Būrī wa-thamarat al-yaqṭīn : qiṣah min al-fūluklūr al-Hindī = Buri and the marrow : an Indian folk tale by Henriette Barkow( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in Arabic and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buri and the marrow is a Bengali folk tale. The word buri means old woman in Bengali
Tre cjeptë Gruff = The three billy goats Gruff by Henriette Barkow( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in Albanian and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The three billy goats Gruff are very hungry but to reach the fresh green grass they have to cross over a bridge. And under the bridge lives a mean and hungry troll. How will they get to the other side?"--Page 4 of cover
 
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Nita va al hospital = Nita goes to hospital
Alternative Names

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Nita va al hospital = Nita goes to hospitalMalāʼikat Alfī = Alfie's angelsTomek i Zosia rozpoczynają naukę w szkole = Tom and Sofia start schoolTīn bakre Graf = The three billy goats GruffBu yao ku, Jiaohua! = Don't cry, Sly!Tilka hiya umm-i = That's my mumElʹfy i sapozhnik = The elves and the shoemakerThe Little Red Hen and the grains of wheat = La Petite Poule Rouge et les grains de blé