WorldCat Identities

Bierhorst, Jane Byers

Overview
Works: 21 works in 23 publications in 2 languages and 19,410 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  Legends  Pictorial works  History  Portraits  Parodies, imitations, etc  Musical settings  Fairy tales 
Roles: Typographer, Book designer, Other
Classifications: PZ8.1.L434, E
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about  Jane Byers Bierhorst Publications about Jane Byers Bierhorst
Publications by  Jane Byers Bierhorst Publications by Jane Byers Bierhorst
Most widely held works by Jane Byers Bierhorst
The talking eggs : a folktale from the American South by Robert D San Souci ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 3,399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Southern folktale in which kind Blanche, following the instructions of an old witch, gains riches, while her greedy sister makes fun of the old woman and is duly rewarded
John Henry by Julius Lester ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 3,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retells the life of the legendary African American hero who raced against a steam drill to cut through a mountain
Goldilocks and the three bears by James Marshall ( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 2,748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three bears return home from a walk to find a little girl asleep in baby bear's bed
Sam and the tigers : a new telling of Little Black Sambo by Julius Lester ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 2,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the adventures of a little boy named Sam when he matches wits with several tigers that want to eat him
Red Riding Hood by James Marshall ( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1,794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A little girl meets a hungry wolf in the forest on her way to visit her grandmother
The boy who held back the sea by Lenny Hort ( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 1,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
By blocking a leaking hole in the dike, a young boy saves his town from destruction
Thumbelina by Amy Ehrlich ( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A retelling of Hans Christian Andersen's classic fairy tale about a girl who is only one inch tall
Daughter of Earth : a Roman myth by Gerald McDermott ( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Pluto wrongly takes Proserpina to be his bride in the Underworld, Ceres, mother of Proserpina and goddess of the Earth, withdraws into a cave to mourn and refuses to permit crops to grow
The fools of Chelm and their history by Isaac Bashevis Singer ( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Even though they were poor, the people of Chelm were content with their lives until the Council of Sages made them aware of their problems
My Noah's ark : story and pictures by M. B Goffstein ( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An old woman fondly remembers a lifetime of experiences related to a carved representation of Noah's ark she has had since childhood
A hidden magic by Vivian Vande Velde ( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lost in a magic forest and separated from her prince, Princess Jennifer seeks help from a kindly young sorcerer in battling an evil witch
Rotten Island by William Steig ( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rotten Island has always been a paradise for nasty creatures, until one awful day a beautiful flower begins to grow, threatening to spoil the island forever
December's travels by Mischa Damjan ( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After hearing the North Wind's tales, the boy December isn't as enthusiastic about his month until a trip to some of the other months make him appreciate his own
Little John by Doris Orgel ( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts a little boy's nighttime adventures in his trundle bed that takes him right up into the sky
Return of Crazy Horse by William Kotzwinkle ( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the efforts of Korczak Ziolkowski to carve a monument to Crazy Horse, Sioux Chief, out of Thunderhead Mountain in the Black Hills of South Dakota
Maurice Sendak's Really Rosie; starring the Nutshell Kids by Maurice Sendak ( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Secenario and songs featuring Rosie and her neighborhood friends in Brooklyn who spend the day pretending to make a movie
Black rainbow : legends of the Incas and myths of ancient Peru by John Bierhorst ( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four masterworks of American Indian literature: Quetzalcoatl ( Book )
1 edition published in 1974 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Two piano tuners by M. B Goffstein ( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Debbie doesn't particularly want to be a great piano player--just one of the best piano tuners
The darkness and the light : photographs by Doris Ulmann ( Book )
1 edition published in 1974 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.06 (from 0.06 for The talkin ... to 0.47 for The darkne ...)
Languages
English (19)
German (2)
Covers