WorldCat Identities

Gelman, Rita Golden

Overview
Works: 100 works in 251 publications in 5 languages and 16,724 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Big books  Poetry 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ8.3.G28, [E]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rita Golden Gelman
More spaghetti, I say! by Rita Golden Gelman( Book )

30 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 2,132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Freddy the monkey wants to play with his friend Minnie, but all she wants to do is eat spaghetti
Doodler doodling by Rita Golden Gelman( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teachers teach, flyers fly, painters paint, climbers climb--and teachers fly, climbers paint
Pizza Pat by Rita Golden Gelman( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cumulative rhyme describes the choppy cheese, sloppy sausages, gloppy tomatoes, and floppy dough that are cooked into a pizza and enjoyed by dozens of mice
Rice is life by Rita Golden Gelman( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and illustrations demonstrate the importance of rice to life on the island of Bali in the country of Indonesia, where rice is consumed for breakfast, lunch, and dinner
Mole in a hole by Rita Golden Gelman( Book )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely mole's animal friends find his hole too dark and small for them, but in Ms. Mole he meets the perfect companion to share his life. Features rebuses throughout the text
Hello cat, you need a hat by Rita Golden Gelman( Book )

11 editions published between 1979 and 2006 in English and Arabic and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mouse tries to convince a grumpy cat to wear a variety of hats, including a walkie-talkie hat, a monkey hat, and a cowboy hat
Inside Nicaragua : young people's dreams and fears by Rita Golden Gelman( Book )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author describes her experiences traveling through Nicaragua and the effects of the present conflict on the lives of the young people of this troubled country
Queen Esther saves her people by Rita Golden Gelman( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the story of how a beautiful Jewish girl became the Queen of Persia and saved her people from death at the hands of the evil Hamen
Dawn to dusk in the Galápagos : flightless birds, swimming lizards, and other fascinating creatures by Rita Golden Gelman( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs explore the vast array of unusual creatures still to be found in the Galapagos Islands
I went to the zoo by Rita Golden Gelman( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thinking that the zoo animals look "as bored as bored could be," a boy takes them all home with him
Monkeys and apes of the world by Rita Golden Gelman( Book )

2 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the characteristics, habitats, and behavior of different kinds of monkeys and apes around the world
Body noises by Susan Kovacs Buxbaum( Book )

3 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what causes body noises, such as snores, yawns, sneezes, and sounds made by gas
Body battles by Rita Golden Gelman( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and Spanish and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book introduces children to the natural defensive weapons in their bodies, including earwax, skin, stomach acid and more
Monsters of the sea by Rita Golden Gelman( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations and brief text depict twelve giant sea creatures, some prehistoric and some modern
Why can't I fly by Rita Golden Gelman( Book )

8 editions published between 1976 and 1989 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Minnie the monkey wants to learn to fly, and fails until her winged friends pitch in to help in this delightful book with limited word verses that children can read by themselves
Splash! : all about baths by Susan Kovacs Buxbaum( Book )

7 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before he bathes, Penguin answers his animal friends' questions about baths such as "Why does the water rise when you get in?" and "Why do some soaps float?"
Boats that float by Rita Golden Gelman( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instructions for making 11 different boats from common items. When finished, each boat will float
Listen and look! : a safety book by Rita Golden Gelman( Book )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young children learn to chew their food thoroughly, to ask for things out of their reach, to be careful crossing the street, to look where they're going, and to dress according to the weather
Care and share! : a book about manners by Rita Golden Gelman( Book )

2 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With its humorous rhymes and colorful artwork, this unique book about manners helps children learn their do's and don'ts in a delightful, fun-filled way
Hey, kid! by Rita Golden Gelman( Book )

2 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A surprise gift turns out to be quite a problem
 
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More spaghetti, I say!
Alternative Names
Gelman, Rita 1937-

Gelman, Rita G. 1937-

Gelman, Rita G. (Rita Golden), 1937-

Gelman, Rita Golden

Rita Golden Gelman American writer

ゲルマン, R

Languages
English (133)

Spanish (4)

Polish (2)

Chinese (1)

Arabic (1)

Covers
Doodler doodlingPizza PatRice is lifeMole in a holeHello cat, you need a hatQueen Esther saves her peopleMonkeys and apes of the worldBody battles