WorldCat Identities

Friedman, Marvin

Overview
Works: 24 works in 35 publications in 2 languages and 4,994 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History 
Classifications: PZ7.C7592, FIC
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Most widely held works about Marvin Friedman
 
Most widely held works by Marvin Friedman
Pinch by Larry Callen( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy growing up in a country town becomes involved with a pig he trains to hunt and a mean, crafty gentleman who teaches him the art of trickery
Ask another question : the story & meaning of Passover by Miriam Chaikin( Book )

4 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history and importance of Passover, a celebration of freedom commemorating the exodus of Moses and the Israelites from Egypt, where they had long been slaves
Bar mitzvah, bat mitzvah : how Jewish boys & girls come of age by Bert Metter( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the Jewish ceremonies of bar and bat mitzvah with a discussion of their history and the effect they have had on the lives of those who have experienced them
Shake a palm branch : the story and meaning of Sukkot by Miriam Chaikin( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history and significance of the Jewish fall festival which commemorates the wandering of the Israelites in the wilderness and the festival with which they celebrated their arrival in the Promised Land
Sorrow's song by Larry Callen( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sorrow Nix, a young girl who can't talk, befriends an injured whooping crane and in protecting it comes to better understand freedom and friendship
Annie, Annie by Molly Cone( Book )

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teen-age Mollie rebels against her unorganized family by becoming a live-in maid at the organized Sigbys and loving it until she finds that, in their orderly household, even free thought is an infraction of the rules
Can do, Missy Charlie by Barbara Brooks Wallace( Book )

2 editions published between 1974 and 2000 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the experiences of a young American girl growing up in Tientsin, China in the 1930's
Amelia Earhart; First Lady of the Air by Jerry Seibert( Book )

3 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the aviation pioneer who was the first woman to fly alone across the Atlantic
You can't make me if I don't want to by Molly Cone( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tired of being called childish because he doesn't want to go to Israel for a year with his parents, fourteen-year-old Mitch runs away to the mountains hoping they will leave without him
Those Traver kids by Bianca Bradbury( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Their mother's remarriage to a brutal man poses several serious problems for the four Traver children, especially the older sister and brother
Runaway raft by Ruth Peabody Harnden( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feeling misunderstood and unappreciated by his family, a young boy devotes himself to building a raft which will take him down the river and away from everyone he knows
Dance around the fire by Molly Cone( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl's difficulties with her family and her religion result in a consciousness-raising trip to Israel
The bandit of Mok Hill by Evelyn Sibley Lampman( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A twelve-year-old orphan in San Francisco joins a traveling show as a vocalist only to get to the California gold fields where he plans to meet his famous bandit friend. Then, when his voice begins to change and he discovers bandits also kill, he learns the value of honest friendship
Roar of engines by Carli Laklan( Book )

2 editions published between 1967 and 1971 in Spanish and English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Varnell Roberts : super-pigeon by Genevieve Gray( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seventh-grader Varnell Roberts is a victim in a schoolyard shake-down racket until a secret project in behavior modification helps him turn the tables on his tormentors
Simon by Molly Cone( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Because of his association with a blind man, a retarded girl, and a one-eyed cat, a teen-age boy returns home from the "cave" where he has taken refuge from the hum-drum world
Enoch by Charles Raymond( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When twelve-year-old Enoch moves with his family to The Flats, a slum neighborhood, he finds life is not easy for a white boy in a tough black ghetto
Let's find out about Jewish holidays by Martha Shapp( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An easy-to-read introduction to the Jewish holidays explaining their origins in Jewish history
Chewing gum by Norma E Lee( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the development of chewing gum from homemade to commercial product and its social acceptance throughout the world
Next door by Ruth Peabody Harnden( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lonely after her best friend moves away, a young girl makes a tentative friendship with the mysterious boy next door
 
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