WorldCat Identities

Hirsh, Marilyn

Overview
Works: 65 works in 151 publications in 1 language and 7,979 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  Music  Picture books  Paranormal fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ8.1.H66, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Marilyn Hirsh
 
Most widely held works by Marilyn Hirsh
The rabbi and the twenty-nine witches : a talmudic legend by Marilyn Hirsh( Book )

8 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in English and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wise old rabbi finally rids the village of the witches that terrorize it each night that the moon is full
I love Hanukkah by Marilyn Hirsh( Book )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1989 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy describes his family's celebration of Hanukkah and all the things he likes about the holiday
Potato pancakes all around : a Hanukkah tale by Marilyn Hirsh( Book )

6 editions published between 1978 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wandering peddler teaches the villagers how to make potato pancakes from a crust of bread
Wales' tale by Susan Saunders( Book )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Because Sara has a kind face, Wales, a talking donkey who claims he is an enchanted prince, asks her for help in breaking the spell
Could anything be worse? A Yiddish tale by Marilyn Hirsh( Book )

3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Convinced nothing could be worse than the noise and confusion of his home, a man consults his rabbi who has some very wise advice
The elephants and the mice : a Panchatantra story by Marilyn Hirsh( Book )

15 editions published between 1967 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells an ancient Sanskrit tale of how the mice and elephants became friends
Joseph who loved the Sabbath by Marilyn Hirsh( Book )

2 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite his poverty, Joseph celebrated the seventh day with joy
I love Passover by Marilyn Hirsh( Book )

2 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how the various elements in the Passover celebration commemorate the escape of the Jews from slavery in Egypt
The house on the roof : a Sukkot story by David A Adler( Book )

8 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite the protests of his landlady, an old man builds a sukkah for himself and his grandchildren on the roof of an apartment building
The Hanukkah story by Marilyn Hirsh( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the struggle of Judah Maccabee and his small army against the overwhelming might of the Syrians and how this event gave rise to the celebration of Hanukkah
How the world got its color by Marilyn Hirsh( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little Japanese girl borrows her father's paints, the only colors anywhere, and helps the gods finish the colorless world
The Tower of Babel by Marilyn Hirsh( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the story of how pride and conceit drove a group of people to construct a massive tower
Captain Jiri and Rabbi Jacob by Marilyn Hirsh( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Because their guardian angels get confused, a scholarly rabbi and a pugnacious captain meet and gain new insights into solving their problems
One little goat : a Passover song( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a little goat is eaten by a cat, trouble cumulates until the Holy One puts things right. The song is sung at the end of the Seder on Passover
Hannibal and his 37 elephants by Marilyn Hirsh( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hannibal assembles an army complete with elephants and sets out over the Alps to conquer Rome
Deborah the dybbuk : ghost story by Marilyn Hirsh( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A quiet little girl's life changes for the better when a dybbuk enters her body
The secret dinosaur by Marilyn Hirsh( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While picnicking in the middle of the lake, Bill and Jane discover a dinosaur who follows them home
Mushy eggs by Florence Adams( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two little boys describe their life with their very special baby sitter
The Polynesians knew by Tillie S Pine( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the seafaring society of the Polynesians long ago and includes instructions for making some of their craft objects
Ben goes into business by Marilyn Hirsh( Book )

3 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eager to supplement the family income, Ben takes a dime to Coney Island to go into the candy business
 
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The rabbi and the twenty-nine witches : a talmudic legend
Alternative Names
ハーシュ, マリリン

Languages
English (66)

Covers
The house on the roof : a Sukkot story