Most widely held works about David Kherdian
Most widely held works by David Kherdian
The road from home : the story of an Armenian girl by David Kherdian ( Book )
19 editions published between 1979 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 2,278 libraries worldwide
A biography of the author's mother concentrating on her childhood in Turkey before the Turkish government deported its Armenian population.
Feathers and tails : animal fables from around the world by David Kherdian ( Book )
2 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 879 libraries worldwide
A collection of animal fables and folklore from such sources as the Bidpai fables, Aesop, Panchatantra, Grimm, and Wu Cheng'en.
The cat's midsummer jamboree by David Kherdian ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 576 libraries worldwide
A roaming mandolin-playing cat encounters a number of other musical animals on his travels, and the result is a jamboree in a tree.
Beat voices : an anthology of beat poetry ( Book )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 557 libraries worldwide
A collection of American poetry by and about the beat generation, written by such poets as Gregory Corso, Jack Kerouac, Diane di Prima, and Allen Ginsberg.
The golden bracelet by David Kherdian ( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 542 libraries worldwide
In order to win the hand of his love, indolent Prince Haig learns to weave beautiful golden cloth, a craft that later saves his life.
Right now by David Kherdian ( Book )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 525 libraries worldwide
A child considers a range of daily experiences--happy, disappointing, painful, dismaying, and, mostly, hopeful--and emphasizes that the most important one is what is happening "right now."
Finding home by David Kherdian ( Book )
3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 515 libraries worldwide
Continues the biography of Veron Dumehjian who comes to America as a mail-order bride and adapts to life in a new country.
Six poets of the San Francisco renaissance: portraits and checklists by David Kherdian ( Book )
4 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 505 libraries worldwide
Visions of America by David Kherdian ( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 494 libraries worldwide
A collection of poetry by twentieth-century American poets grouped under the general areas of "Growing Up," "In America," "And Its Cities."
Settling America: the ethnic expression of 14 contemporary poets by David Kherdian ( Book )
3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 482 libraries worldwide
A poetry anthology in which fourteen American poets of varied ethnic backgrounds explore their own origins and the process of assimilation that has helped shape this country.
The rose's smile : Farizad of the Arabian nights by David Kherdian ( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 476 libraries worldwide
Only the courage of the beautiful Farizad is able to bring happiness out of the evil deeds of her mother's two jealous older sisters.
The animal by David Kherdian ( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 461 libraries worldwide
A newcomer's enthusiasm for everything causes the animals to speculate on the nature of perception.
Bridger : the story of a mountain man by David Kherdian ( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 438 libraries worldwide
In 1822 eighteen-year-old Jim Bridger leaves civilization behind and journeys into the frontier wilderness, where he learns to trap beaver, experiences skirmishes with hostile Indians, and explores new country.
Lullaby for Emily by David Kherdian ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 408 libraries worldwide
A lullaby spoken to the soon-to-be-asleep Emily.
Poems here and now ( Book )
2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 391 libraries worldwide
A selection of contemporary American poetry by Richard Brautigan, Ruth Krauss, William Carlos Williams, and others.
A song for Uncle Harry by David Kherdian ( Book )
3 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and Dutch and held by 390 libraries worldwide
A young boy relates his special friendship with his Armenian uncle.
Traveling America with today's poets ( Book )
3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 383 libraries worldwide
Presents the moods and aspects of America through the eyes of more than 100 poets.
The great fishing contest by David Kherdian ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 380 libraries worldwide
After painstaking preparations with his friend Sammy, Jason enters the big fishing contest and follows a plan to discover where the biggest fish in the pond are hiding.
The Dog writes on the window with his nose and other poems ( Book )
2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 378 libraries worldwide
Twenty-two brief poems by a variety of American poets.
The mystery of the diamond in the wood by David Kherdian ( Book )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 369 libraries worldwide
Two boys discover a cache of jewelry in the woods, are laughed at by the police, and determine to capture a thief themselves.
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