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The mitten : a Ukrainian folktale —Brett, Jan, 1949- author.
Book
1989
59 available of 78 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 snowy nap —Brett, Jan, 1949- author, illustrator.
Book
2018
16 available of 30 items

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

Gingerbread baby —Brett, Jan, 1949- author.
Book
1999
28 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 wild Christmas reindeer —Brett, Jan, 1949- author.
Book
2010
63 available of 63 items

After a few false starts, Teeka discovers the best way to get Santa's reindeer ready for Christmas Eve.

Home for Christmas —Brett, Jan, 1949- author.
Book
2011
48 available of 49 items

Rollo the troll is tired of chores, but after spending time on the tundra with various animal families, from owls to moose, he realizes that he wants to be home for Christmas even if that means behaving himself.

Gingerbread Christmas —Brett, Jan, 1949- author.
Book
2016
26 available of 28 items

"Gingerbread Baby and his friend, Matti, take his gingerbread band to the Christmas Festival where they are a hit--until the aroma of gingerbread reaches the children, signaling the time to run away"-- Provided by publis...

The animals' Santa —Brett, Jan, 1949- author, illustrator.
Book
2014
29 available of 30 items

"In northern Canada a rabbit named Little Snow is celebrating his first Christmas, and after all the forest animals tell him about the animals' Santa, he is excited to wake up on Christmas morning to find his own surpris...

The mermaid —Brett, Jan, 1949- author, illustrator.
Book
2017
16 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.

Christmas trolls —Brett, Jan, 1949- author.
Book
1993
38 available of 38 items

When Treva investigates the disappearance of her family's Christmas things, she finds two mischievous trolls who have never had a Christmas of their own.

The turnip —Brett, Jan, 1949- author, illustrator.
Book
2015
8 available of 22 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.

The tale of the tiger slippers —Brett, Jan, 1949- author, illustrator.
Book
2019
7 available of 17 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.

The mitten : a Ukrainian folktale —Brett, Jan, 1949- author.
Book
2014
11 available of 19 items

Several animals sleep snugly in Nicki's lost mitten until the bear sneezes.

Goldilocks and the three bears —Brett, Jan, 1949- author.
Book
1990
17 available of 22 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.

Cinders : a chicken Cinderella —Brett, Jan, 1949- author, illustrator.
Book
2013
27 available of 31 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.

Scary, scary Halloween —Bunting, Eve, 1928- author.
Book
2017
54 available of 55 items

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

The Easter egg —Brett, Jan, 1949- author.
Book
2010
48 available of 56 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...

Gingerbread friends —Brett, Jan, 1949- author, illustrator.
Book
2017
8 available of 9 items

"Confident and excited to make new friends, the Gingerbread Baby happens upon a bakery, where he dances and prances in front of a sugar cookie girl, trying to make friends. But she just stares and doesn't say a word, lik...

Jan Brett's animal treasury —Brett, Jan, 1949- author, illustrator.
Book
2017
1 available of 2 items

Scurry, zigzagThe fun includes stories of two mice couples who agree to swap homes with unexpected results; an armadillo on a rootin -tootin adventure at the Curly H Rodeo; a crowd of rain-forest animals on a surprising ...

The hat —Brett, Jan, 1949- author, illustrator.
Book
2016
0 available of 2 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.

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