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94 Results
The mitten : a Ukrainian folktale —Brett, Jan, 1949- author.
Book
1989
67 available of 76 items

One by one, animals in a snowy forest crawl into Nicki's lost white mitten to get warm until the bear sneezes, sending the animals flying up and out of the mitten. On each turn of the page, signature borders inspired by ...

The mermaid —Brett, Jan, 1949- author, illustrator.
Book
2017
18 available of 27 items

"Set in the ocean off Japan, this retelling of Goldilocks and the Three Bears stars Kiniro, a mermaid, who finds a baby octopus's breakfast, chair, and bed just right"-- Provided by publisher.

The hat —Brett, Jan, 1949-
Book
1997
50 available of 55 items

When Lisa hangs her woolen clothes in the sun to air them out for winter, the hedgehog, to the amusement of the other animals, ends up wearing a stocking on his head.

The snowy nap —Brett, Jan, 1949- author, illustrator.
Book
2018
24 available of 30 items

After hearing about winter from his friends, Hedgie the hedgehog tries to stay awake to experience its wonders.

Hedgie's surprise —Brett, Jan, 1949-
Book
2000
29 available of 33 items

Hedgie, the hedgehog, helps Henny, the speckled hen, trick the Tomten who has been eating all of Henny's eggs for breakfast.

The 3 little dassies —Brett, Jan, 1949-
Book
2010
21 available of 23 items

In this adaptation of the traditional folktale, three little dassies (also called rock hyraxes) build their houses in the Namib Desert of Southern Africa, hoping for protection from the eagle that lives atop a nearby mou...

The turnip —Brett, Jan, 1949- author, illustrator.
Book
2015
14 available of 21 items

Badger Girl is delighted to find the biggest turnip she has ever seen growing in her vegetable garden, but when the time comes to harvest the giant root, she is unable to pull it up without help from family and friends.

Goldilocks and the three bears —Brett, Jan, 1949- author.
Book
1990
17 available of 21 items

Lost in the woods, a tired and hungry girl finds the house of the three bears where she helps herself to food and goes to sleep.

Honey... Honey... Lion! : a story from Africa —Brett, Jan, 1949-
Book
2014
46 available of 49 items

After working together to obtain honey, the African honey badger always shares it with his partner, the honeyguide bird, until one day when the honey badger becomes greedy and his feathered friend decides to teach him a ...

The three snow bears —Brett, Jan, 1949-
Book
2007
42 available of 44 items

Retells the story of Goldilocks, set in an Inuit village and featuring a family of polar bears.

The first dog —Brett, Jan, 1949-
Book
1988
14 available of 17 items

Kip the Cave Boy and Paleowolf each face hunger and danger on a journey in Paleolithic times; when they decide to join forces and help one another, Paleowolf becomes the first dog.

Mossy —Brett, Jan, 1949-
Book
2012
21 available of 28 items

Mossy, a turtle with a garden growing on her shell, is taken from her home and new friend to become an exhibit in a museum, until the director's niece, Tory, notices how sad Mossy is and helps arrange for her to go home....

The tale of the tiger slippers —Brett, Jan, 1949- author, illustrator.
Book
2019
16 available of 18 items

A retelling of a folktale about how a pair of magical slippers always find their way back to the tiger whose mother made them for him.

Armadillo rodeo —Brett, Jan, 1949-
Book
1995
20 available of 23 items

Bo, an adventurous, near-sighted armadillo, leaves his mother and brothers to follow a girl heading to a rodeo wearing new red boots which Bo mistakes for another armadillo.

Town mouse, country mouse —Brett, Jan, 1949-
Book
1995
34 available of 38 items

After trading houses, the country mice and the town mice discover there's no place like home.

Scary, scary Halloween —Bunting, Eve, 1928- author.
Book
2017
46 available of 51 items

A band of trick-or-treaters and a mother cat and her kittens spend a very scary Halloween.

Gingerbread baby —Brett, Jan, 1949- author.
Book
1999
31 available of 35 items

A young boy and his mother bake a gingerbread baby that escapes from their oven and leads a crowd on a chase similar to the one in the familiar tale about a not-so-clever gingerbread man.

The Easter egg —Brett, Jan, 1949- author.
Book
2010
52 available of 55 items

Hoppi the bunny wants to win the egg-decorating contest so the Easter Bunny will choose him to help distribute Easter eggs, but instead, while everyone else is working on their decorations, he finds himself guarding an e...

Comet's nine lives —Brett, Jan, 1949-
Book
1996
26 available of 27 items

Comet the cat uses up eight of his nine lives trying to find the right place to live on Nantucket Island.

Cinders : a chicken Cinderella —Brett, Jan, 1949- author, illustrator.
Book
2013
28 available of 30 items

Cinders, the most picked upon hen in the flock, becomes the most loved by Prince Cockerel when she arrives at his ball looking so beautiful that even her bossy sisters do not recognize her.

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