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Books with author Carolyn Croll

  • Too Many Babas

    Carolyn Croll

    Paperback (Harpercollins Childrens Books, Jan. 1, 1994)
    The soup Baba Edis requested to warm her frail bones is spoilt when Baba Basha, Baba Yetti, and Baba Molka each decide something--salt, pepper, garlic--is missing, in an illustrated folktale with a Russian flavor. Simultaneous.
    K
  • The Little Snowgirl

    Carolyn Croll

    Hardcover (Putnam Juvenile, Oct. 24, 1989)
    Caterina and Pavel's wish for a child is fulfilled when the snowgirl Pavel makes in the yard comes alive.
  • Redoute: The Man who Painted Flowers

    Carolyn Croll

    Hardcover (G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers, March 19, 1996)
    An introduction to an artist who has been called the most accomplished flower painter follows his small-village, underprivileged youth and his services under Queen Marie Antoinette and the Empress Josephine.
    V
  • Too Many Babas

    Carolyn Croll

    Hardcover (Harper & Row, Jan. 1, 1994)
    Four peasant ladies discover that too many cooks without a plan can spoil the broth
    K
  • Where's My Mummy?

    Carolyn Crimi

    Hardcover (Candlewick, July 3, 2008)
    This gently spooky read-aloud treat is also a satisfying bedtime book — sure to delight the youngest reader on many a deep, dark night.Little Baby Mummy wants just one more game of hide-and-shriek with Big Mama Mummy before bedtime. The night is deep and dark, full of friendly creatures that click their clacky teeth and whoosh past on flippy-floppy wings. But who will comfort Little Baby Mummy if a small, scritchy-scratchy someone gives him a scare? Big Mama Mummy, of course! Fresh, comical illustrations complement this ever-so-slightly suspenseful story with a satisfying ending.
    K
  • The Three Brothers

    Carolyn Croll

    Hardcover (Putnam Juvenile, Sept. 18, 1991)
    Unable to decide which of his three sons should inherit the family farm, a farmer comes up with a way of choosing his heir.
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  • The Story of Christmas Story Book Set & Advent Calendar

    Carolyn Croll

    Paperback (Workman Publishing Company, Jan. 10, 1994)
    A wonderfully illustrated retelling of the story of Mary, Joseph, and baby Jesus through a delightful holiday tradition: the keeping of an advent calendar. Twenty-four miniature board books are arranged in sequence and nestled in a backer. The books are numbered 1 through 24 and, like the peek-a-boo windows of an Advent calendar, are meant to be opened one-per-day from December first through Christmas Eve. Read in sequence, the full-color four-page books capture the mystery of the first Christmas, from Gabriel's visit to Mary to Jesus' birth in the manger. The Jewel-like books, with gold-thread loops and three different trim sizes, also make memorable ornaments for the Christmas tree. 168,000 copies in print.
  • Jesus Wants Me for a Sunbeam: A Sing-Along Book of Songs About the Savior

    Carolyn Croll

    Hardcover (Shadow Mountain, Oct. 20, 2006)
    Now you can teach your children six beloved children’s songs about the Savior, Jesus Christ. This book with portable accompaniment is the follow-up to the popular I am a Child of God sing-along book. Six full-color illustrations adorn this convenience-sized boardbook. Each illustration includes the first verse to each favorite children’s song. A child or parent simply presses the touch-pad that corresponds to that page, and the music begins to play. Features these favorite songs: “Jesus Once Was a Little Child” “Tell Me the Stories of Jesus” “Jesus Wants Me for a Sunbeam” “I am Trying to Be Like Jesus” “I Feel My Savior’s Love” “When He Comes Again”
    N
  • Too Many Babas

    Carolyn Croll

    Library Binding (HarperCollins, Nov. 6, 1979)
    ‘First published in 1979, Croll’s funny, popular too-many-cooks story …is newly illustrated here, with the babas (grandmothers) in a Russian winter setting. The simple, bright pictures in folk-art style show the bustling peasant women in the kitchen, each one tasting and adding and making a bigger mess of the soup.’ –– BL.
    K
  • The Little Snowgirl

    Carolyn Croll

    Paperback (Puffin, Oct. 15, 1996)
    Caterina and Pavel's wish for a child is fulfilled when the snowgirl Pavel makes in the yard comes alive
    Q
  • My Giant Preschool Life-the-Flap Book

    Carolyn Croll

    Board book (Dutton Juvenile, Aug. 1, 1999)
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