WorldCat Identities

Orgel, Doris

Overview
Works: 65 works in 121 publications in 3 languages and 7,800 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Stories in rhyme  Legends  Fables  Folklore  Readers (Publications)  Nonsense verse  Young adult works 
Roles: Author, Translator, Creator, Adapter, Other
Classifications: PZ7.O632, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Doris Orgel
Daniel half human : and the good Nazi by David Chotjewitz( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 1,157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1933, best friends Daniel and Armin admire Hitler, but as anti-Semitism buoys Hitler to power, Daniel learns he is half Jewish, threatening the friendship even as life in their beloved Hamburg, Germany, is becoming nightmarish. Also details Daniel and Armin's reunion in 1945 in interspersed chapters
The lion and the mouse : and other Aesop's fables by Doris Orgel( Book )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents twelve brief animal tales with specific morals which are attributed to a wise Greek slave
The mouse who wanted to marry by Doris Orgel( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mouse finds just the right husband to marry
Two crows counting by Doris Orgel( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two crows, one big and one small, count things they see from one to ten and then back down again
A certain magic by Doris Orgel( Book )

3 editions published between 1976 and 1980 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The discovery of an old copy book belonging to her aunt leads eleven-year-old Jenny on an unusual search into the past
Dwarf Long-Nose by Wilhelm Hauff( Book )

3 editions published between 1960 and 1979 in English and German and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After unwisely insulting a disagreeable old woman in the market, Jacob is persuaded to help carry her purchases home and unknowingly falls under a spell that lasts seven years and drastically changes his appearance
Doctor All-Knowing : a folk tale from the Brothers Grimm by Doris Orgel( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Desperate to provide enough food for himself and his daughter, a poor man sets himself up as Doctor All-Knowing and is soon called upon by a rich man to find a thief
Merry merry Fibruary by Doris Orgel( Book )

3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The funniest things occur in the month of Fibruary--fish go peopling, snow turns to ice cream, and babies are delivered by rocket
Ariadne, awake! by Doris Orgel( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourteen-year-old Ariadne, princess of Crete, helps her beloved Theseus escape death in the labyrinth of the monstrous Minotaur
The devil in Vienna by Doris Orgel( Book )

11 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Jewish girl and the daughter of a Nazi have been best friends since they started school, but in 1938 the thirteen-year-olds find their close relationship difficult to maintain
The mulberry music by Doris Orgel( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eleven-year-old girl slowly realizes that Grandmother Liza is not just sick, but dying
The flower of Sheba by Doris Orgel( Book )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the Old Testament story in which Sheba visits Solomon to test his wisdom and recounts the traditional explanation in which he passes her final test with the aid of a bee
The princess and the god by Doris Orgel( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Princess Psyche's beauty incurs the wrath of the goddess Venus who sends her son Cupid to seek revenge
Next door to Xanadu : a novel by Doris Orgel( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl's wish for a special friend comes true when a new family moves in next door
Don't call me slob-o by Doris Orgel( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shrimp must decide whether to befriend the new boy in his neighborhood, who is a Croatian American, or to join the kids who make fun of his name and his accent
Grandma's holidays : (some are known, and some are not, for some the calendar forgot) by Doris Orgel( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems about many different holidays describe the spirit of these days through the eyes of a child
Starring Becky Suslow by Doris Orgel( Book )

2 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Becky and her two best friends have to make room for a wordly newcomer in their lives
The heart of stone : a fairy tale by Wilhelm Hauff( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Farbfilm nach Hauffs bekanntem Märchen. In der künstlerischen Form beachtenswert und in der inhaltlichen Aussage positiv. Für kleine Kinder stellenweise aber zu erschreckend (Kath. Inst.f. Med. Inf.; fb 0334). <dt.>
The grandma in the apple tree by Mira Lobe( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eight-year-old Austrian boy is sad that he has no grandmother until he discovers one sitting in his apple tree
Crazy diamond by David Chotjewitz( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the meteoric rise and fall of a young pop music star in Germany, as well as the relationships she builds and destroys along the way
 
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Daniel half human : and the good Nazi
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The lion and the mouse : and other Aesop's fablesThe mouse who wanted to marryTwo crows countingDoctor All-Knowing : a folk tale from the Brothers GrimmThe devil in ViennaThe flower of ShebaThe princess and the godDon't call me slob-oCrazy diamond
Alternative Names
Adelberg, Doris 1929-

Doris Orgel Amerikaans schrijfster

Doris Orgel Austrian American translator and writer

Doris Orgel US-amerikanische Schriftstellerin und Übersetzerin

Orgel, Doris

오겔, 도리스 1929-

オーゲル, D

オーゲル, ドリス

Languages
English (48)

German (3)

Polish (2)