WorldCat Identities

Taback, Simms

Overview
Works: 165 works in 556 publications in 9 languages and 38,003 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Folklore  Picture books  Fiction  Humor  Toy and movable books  Riddles  Nursery rhymes  Stories in rhyme  Children's films 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Narrator, wen, Editor
Classifications: PZ8.3.T1145, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Simms Taback
Joseph had a little overcoat by Simms Taback( Book )

46 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 4,879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A very old overcoat is recycled numerous times into a variety of garments
There was an old lady who swallowed a fly by Simms Taback( Book )

36 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 3,634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the traditional version of a famous American folk poem first heard in the U.S. in the 1940's with illustrations on die-cut pages that revealall that the old lady swallows
Kibitzers and fools : tales my zayda (grandfather) told me by Simms Taback( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 3,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen brief, illustrated, traditional Jewish tales, each accompanied by an appropriate saying
This is the house that Jack built by Simms Taback( Book )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cumulative nursery rhyme about the chain of events that started when Jack built a house
Two little witches : a Halloween counting story by Harriet Ziefert( Book )

17 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While trick-or-treating, two little witches meet other creatures out on Halloween night
Road builders by B. G Hennessy( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 1,170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how a road is built first introducing the crew, then showing all the trucks in action, and finally showing the brand-new road as it comes to bustling life
I miss you every day by Simms Taback( Book )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl misses someone so much that she wraps herself up like a package and sends herself through the mail--Résumé de l'éditeur
Jason's bus ride by Harriet Ziefert( Book )

11 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and held by 978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jason becomes a hero when he takes a bus ride
Snakey riddles by Katy Hall( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of riddles about snakes, including "What kind of snake do you find on the front of your car? A windshield viper!
Sam's Wild West Show by Nancy Antle( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam and his Wild West Show entertain the townsfolk and catch two bank robbers before moving on to the next town
Fishy riddles by Katy Hall( Book )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of simple riddles about fish such as "Why are fish so smart? They are always in schools."
When I first came to this land by Harriet Ziefert( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations and words to a traditional song describe the adventures of a pioneer who buys a farm and builds life for himself and his family
Buggy riddles by Katy Hall( Book )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1993 in English and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of insect riddles including "Why do bees hum? They don't know the words!" and "What is the best year for grasshoppers? Leap year!"
Spacey riddles by Katy Hall( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Riddles about the sun, stars, moon, planets, and space travel
There was an old lady who swallowed a fly by Simms Taback( Recording )

17 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the traditional version of a famous American folk poem first heard in the U.S. in the 1940's with illustrations on die-cut pages that reveal all that the old lady swallows
Simms Taback's big book of words by Simms Taback( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations and text present common toys, articles of clothing, foods and animals
Who said moo? by Harriet Ziefert( Book )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and Japanese and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lift-the-flap book in which the reader can help Red Rooster find out which farm animal answered "Moo" when he crowed one sunny morning
Simms Taback's great big book of spacey, snakey, buggy riddles by Katy Hall( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of riddles to make readers laugh -- or groan
Laughing together : giggles and grins from around the globe by Barbara K Walker( Book )

3 editions published between 1977 and 1992 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of jokes, cartoons, riddles, rhymes, and short tales from around the world, with many jokes in the original language as well as English
There was an old lady who swallowed a fly : --and more stories that sing by Simms Taback( Visual )

16 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the traditional version of a famous American folk poem first heard in the U.S. in the 1940s with cloth toys that reveal all that the old lady swallows. Each animal fits into her mouth and can be stored in her tummy
 
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Joseph had a little overcoat
Alternative Names
Simms Taback American illustrator

Simms Taback Amerikaans illustrator (1932-2011)

Simms Taback il·lustrador estatunidenc

Simms Taback ilustrador estadounidense

Simms Taback US-amerikanischer Kinderbuchautor, Illustrator, Art Director und Grafiker

Tabakku, Shimuzu 1932-2011

Табак, Симмс 1932-2011

טבק, סימס 1932-2011

심스 태백 1932-2011

타박, 심스 1932-2011

태백, 심스 1932-2011

タバック, シムズ

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There was an old lady who swallowed a flyKibitzers and fools : tales my zayda (grandfather) told meThis is the house that Jack builtTwo little witches : a Halloween counting storyRoad buildersI miss you every dayJason's bus rideSnakey riddles