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Rapunzel  Cover Image Book Book

Rapunzel / retold and illustrated by Paul O. Zelinsky.

Zelinsky, Paul O. (Author). Beniker, Amy. (Book designer). Stevens, John, 1954- (Calligrapher). Dutton Children's Books (Firm) (Publisher).

Record details

  • ISBN: 0525456074 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 9780525456070 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1555927327
  • ISBN: 9781555927325
  • Physical Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 30 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Dutton Children's Books, c1997.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Art techniques used: Rich oil paintings evoking European Renaissance masters.
"Designed by Amy Berniker and Paul O. Zelinsky. Hand lettering on jacket and title page by John Stevens" --t.p. verso
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrated by Maureen Anderman ; music composed by Bruce Zimmerman.
Summary, etc.:
A retelling of the German folktale in which a beautiful girl with long golden hair is kept imprisoned in a lonely tower by a sorceress. Includes a note on the origins of the story.
Awards Note:
Caldecott Medal, 1998, ALA Notable Children's Book, 1998.
Subject: Rapunzel (Tale) > Juvenile fiction.
Theft > Juvenile fiction.
Witches > Juvenile fiction.
Imprisonment > Juvenile fiction.
Hair > Juvenile fiction.
Towers > Juvenile fiction.
Princes > Juvenile fiction.
Feminine beauty (Aesthetics) > Juvenile fiction.
Jealousy > Juvenile fiction.
Parents > Juvenile fiction.
Pregnancy > Juvenile fiction.
Magic > Juvenile fiction.
Fairy tales.
Fairy tales.
Fairy tales.
Folklore > Germany.
Fairy tales.
Genre: Caldecott Medal Winner > 1998.
Folk tales > 1997.
Fairy tales > 1997.
Dust jackets (Bindings) > 1997.

Available copies

  • 71 of 75 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Warren Public Library.


  • 0 current holds with 75 total copies.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Warren Public Library J398.22 ZEL (Text) 33720146647353 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -

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