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Tony Mitton (1951–2022)

Teoksen Illalla lammen rannalla tekijä

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Sisältää nimet: Tony Mitton, Tony Mitton Illustra

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Tekijän teokset

Illalla lammen rannalla (2001) 1,316 kappaletta
Kaikki mukaan dinosaurokkiin! (2002) 1,199 kappaletta
Roaring Rockets (Amazing Machines) (1997) 872 kappaletta
Penguins to the Rescue (2007) 677 kappaletta
Flashing Fire Engines (1998) 668 kappaletta
Terrific Trains (Amazing Machines) (1998) 655 kappaletta
Kummitusten yö (2003) 645 kappaletta
Tough Trucks (Amazing Machines) (2003) 349 kappaletta
Busy Boats (Amazing Machines) (2002) 341 kappaletta
Farmari-Larin peltojamit (2008) 220 kappaletta
Cool Cars (Amazing Machines) (2005) 159 kappaletta
Snowy Bear (2015) 156 kappaletta
Amazing Animals: Rainforest Romp (2009) 134 kappaletta
The Jungle Run (2011) 116 kappaletta
Christmas Wishes (2007) 115 kappaletta
All Afloat On Noah's Boat (2006) 106 kappaletta
Plum (1999) 102 kappaletta
Ocean Adventure (Amazing Animals) (2010) 98 kappaletta
Onni Jonni Mustekala (2010) 74 kappaletta
Where's My Egg? (Flip the Flap) (1798) 58 kappaletta
Once Upon a Tide (2005) 40 kappaletta
The Somethingosaur (2012) 39 kappaletta
Goodnight Me, Goodnight You (2003) 37 kappaletta
The Tale of Tales (2003) 35 kappaletta
Avaruuskekkerit (2005) 33 kappaletta
The Underground Dance (2000) 32 kappaletta
Utelias pikkukarhu (2008) 31 kappaletta
The Storyteller's Secrets (2009) 31 kappaletta
What's the Time, Mr Wolf? (2000) 30 kappaletta
Curly and the Cherries (2000) 26 kappaletta
Where Is Curly? (Rigby Literacy) (2000) 25 kappaletta
Curly is Hungry (2000) 23 kappaletta
Gnash, Gnaw, Dinosaur! (2009) 22 kappaletta
Riddledy Piggledy (2004) 22 kappaletta
Amazing Animals: Super Safari (2009) 21 kappaletta
Amazing Machines (2003) 21 kappaletta
Big Bad Raps (Orchard Crunchies) (1997) 21 kappaletta
Curly to the Rescue (2000) 19 kappaletta
The Three Bears (Lighthouse) (1702) 14 kappaletta
The Potter's Boy (2019) 14 kappaletta
Fangtastic Raps (1999) 13 kappaletta
Monster Raps (1999) 13 kappaletta
Time for Dinner (1995) 13 kappaletta
Tec and the Cake (2005) 12 kappaletta
Wayland (2013) 12 kappaletta
The Seal Hunter (Everystory S.) (1998) 11 kappaletta
Robin Hood Raps (2001) 11 kappaletta
The Night Before Christmas (2010) 10 kappaletta
Potter's Boy (2017) 10 kappaletta
Party Animals (2007) 10 kappaletta
Royal Raps (Orchard Crunchies) (1997) 10 kappaletta
My Hat and All That (1600) 9 kappaletta
Amazing Machines Jigsaw Book (2004) 9 kappaletta
Raps: Scary Raps (2000) 7 kappaletta
Sir Laughalot (2010) 7 kappaletta
Mr Marvel and the Car (1996) 7 kappaletta
Let's Play ABC (1994) 7 kappaletta
Snowman (Smart Starts) (1996) 7 kappaletta
Mega Greek myth raps (2000) 7 kappaletta
A Christmas Carol (2018) 6 kappaletta
Snow Penguin (2018) 5 kappaletta
Twist and Hop, Minibeast Bop! (2016) 4 kappaletta
Magic Food (1996) 4 kappaletta
Monster Party 4 kappaletta
The Treasure Hunt (1997) 4 kappaletta
Puff the Pup (Collins Big Cat) (2011) 4 kappaletta
Naughty Kitten! (Smart Starts) (1997) 3 kappaletta
The Iron Horse (1997) 3 kappaletta
Come Into This Poem (2011) 3 kappaletta
The Model (Smart Starts) (1996) 3 kappaletta
Mr Marvel and the Cake (1998) 3 kappaletta
The Robot (1996) 3 kappaletta
Sun and Moon (Collins Pathways) (1995) 3 kappaletta
Numbers 2 kappaletta
SnowGhost (2020) 2 kappaletta
Excalibur the magic sword (2004) 2 kappaletta
Lettuce for Lunch (1999) 2 kappaletta
Jungle Jive (Elephant Joe) (2009) 2 kappaletta
The Clown 1 kappale
Pengwiniaid Sionc a Bywiog (2007) 1 kappale
Mr Marvel and the dragon (1997) 1 kappale
Mr Marvel and the hat (1996) 1 kappale
Pip (2002) 1 kappale
At the Seaside 1 kappale
Cheeky fish (1999) 1 kappale
The snowman 1 kappale
Shiny Snow Machines (2022) 1 kappale

Associated Works

Miffy in the Snow (1964) — Kääntäjä, eräät painokset117 kappaletta
Miffy Goes Flying (1970) — Kääntäjä, eräät painokset77 kappaletta

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Yleistieto

Syntymäaika
1951-01
Kuolinaika
2022-06
Sukupuoli
male
Kuolinsyy
leukaemia

Jäseniä

Kirja-arvosteluja

Cute but superficial Bildungsroman for teenagers. The writer was clearly influenced by Hermann Hesse's Siddhartha.
 
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jd7h | Feb 18, 2024 |
Mx really liked this book and asked for it quite a few time. Ms was just along for the ride. Teaches about different animals found in the rain forest and has a search and find too.
 
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Mx2018 | 2 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Feb 5, 2024 |
Wayland is a modern retelling of Wayland the Smith from a poem within the Poetic with exquisite woodcut artwork from John Lawrence.

The tale is simplified with its originally ambiguous ending made more happily ever after and told in alternating rhyming couplets.

It's a beautiful book and an impressive undertaking that seems to succeed in want it sets out to do, I'm just not sure exactly who it's for. It's written in a way that suggests it's a children's book, but deals with many adult themes, including an ongoing sexual liason between Wayland and Gunhild, the daughter of the king that imprisoned him, including illustrations, and the plot point of a picture and reveal of Wayland and Gunhild doing the sex carved into the skulls of her brothers, which their mother and father were unwittingly drinking from...

I think there is a sad and all to common 'remaining true to the original', despite other changes made, to classical and historical narratives without in anyway engaging with how much these stories rely on the backwards politics of when they were written. This means those 'modern' retellings are only modern in so far as their language and presentation and continue to put forth fucked ideas, which is one thing when it's presented to adults with an understanding of the source and context, but quite another when presented to kids. In before anyone tries to accuse me of trying to cancel Sæmundr, Snorri, Wayland, or Mitton. I don't even think the story elements need to be changed, I just think the passive way everything, beyond Wayland being seen as a pure and good hero because he was nice to his kidnapped bride and only orchestrated a situation where the princes killed each other, cut their heads off, carved their deaths and him making fuck berserker with the princess on their skulls and serving them to their parents, rather than killing them himself.

Also, what the fuck did the princess do to have him blow up her spot? Like, we never see her after hearing about their trysts. This revelation could be really bad for her. It's also really gross for 'haha I fucked your daughter' to be an own. I just think maybe don't serve ancient sexual politics to kids--of course people should talk to kids about this stuff if necessary and it's not an artist's responsibility to explain things to their audience...but I think it kinda is if you are making something for kids.

Look, it's pretty. It's kinda cute. I am OK with rhyming couplets up to a point, but this was way too much for me, and I have to say that I think Philip Pullman is somewhat to blame for how much this didn't hit for me with just delirious his quote on the cover is, "I've read nothing so enthralling for a long time". Get. Fucked.
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RatGrrrl | 1 muu arvostelu | Jan 5, 2024 |
Genre
Stories in rhyme
Theme
Let's dance
Subject
Animals
Dancing
Frogs
Ponds
 
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kmgerbig | 14 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Apr 12, 2023 |

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Teokset
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Jäseniä
10,864
Suosituimmuussija
#2,179
Arvio (tähdet)
½ 3.6
Kirja-arvosteluja
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