WorldCat Identities

Goffstein, M. B.

Overview
Works: 51 works in 123 publications in 4 languages and 9,546 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.G5573, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about M. B Goffstein
 
Most widely held works by M. B Goffstein
Fish for supper by M. B Goffstein( Book )

8 editions published between 1976 and 1988 in English and Japanese and held by 1,216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes Grandmother's typical day of fishing
Our snowman by M. B Goffstein( Book )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and Japanese and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The snowman two children build looks so lonely when night comes that the little girl and her father go out and make him a wife
My Noah's ark : story and pictures by M. B Goffstein( Book )

5 editions published between 1978 and 1996 in English and Japanese and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old woman fondly remembers a lifetime of experiences related to a carved representation of Noah's ark she has had since childhood
Natural history by M. B Goffstein( Book )

2 editions published between 1979 and 1990 in Japanese and English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and illustrations describe the riches of the earth and how people can promote peace and goodwill by sharing equitably with each other and their fellow creatures
Goldie, the dollmaker by M. B Goffstein( Book )

14 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Goldie, the dollmaker, created each doll with great love and sincerity, and the pleasure from this and her acquisition of a lamp whose maker was equally careful made her poverty and loneliness bearable
An artist by M. B Goffstein( Book )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1986 in Japanese and English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly explains how the artist tries to recreate God's world using his paints
Family scrapbook by M. B Goffstein( Book )

3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents seven brief episodes in the lives of a curly-haired girl, her little brother, and her parents
A writer by M. B Goffstein( Book )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and Japanese and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief text comparing the work of a writer to that of a gardener whose seeds are ideas that grow into books
Lives of the artists by M. B Goffstein( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little Schubert by M. B Goffstein( Book )

8 editions published between 1972 and 1989 in English and Japanese and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Living in a bare room in Vienna, short, fat Franz Schubert wrote music and danced to keep warm
Two piano tuners by M. B Goffstein( Book )

10 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Debbie doesn't particularly want to be a great piano player--just one of the best piano tuners
Neighbors by M. B Goffstein( Book )

5 editions published between 1979 and 1989 in English and Japanese and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the year-long attempt of one shy person to befriend her equally shy neighbor
School of names by M. B Goffstein( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dweller on the earth realizes the connection of all things, oceans, clouds, animals, and stars, and wishes to know their names
An artists album by M. B Goffstein( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents brief biographies of the artists Vermeer, Boudin, Cezanne, Monet and the Woodland Indians and includes examples of their works
Artists' helpers enjoy the evenings by M. B Goffstein( Book )

3 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five "artists' helpers" of different shades watch out for each other as they work and enjoy the cafe and the masquerade ball
The underside of the leaf by M. B Goffstein( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes a twelve-year-old's crush on her neighbor's boy friend and her impressions when she meets him again five years later
Laughing latkes by M. B Goffstein( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Speculates on a variety of reasons why latkes seem to be laughing on Hanukkah
Me and my captain by M. B Goffstein( Book )

2 editions published between 1974 and 1996 in Japanese and English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small wooden doll imagines what her life would be like with the captain of the fishing boat anchored on the window sill below her shelf
Brookie and her lamb by M. B Goffstein( Book )

6 editions published between 1967 and 1989 in English and Japanese and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells of Brookie's love for her lamb that could only read and sing the words, "Mee."
My crazy sister : stories and pictures by M. B Goffstein( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two sisters live together happily, but sometimes one does crazy things
 
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Goldie, the dollmaker
Alternative Names
Gobusutain, M. B. 1940-

Goffstein, Brooke

Goffstein, Brooke 1940-

Goffstein, M. B.

Goffstein, M. B. 1940-

Goffstein, Marilyn B.

Goffstein, Marilyn Brooke

Schaaf, M. B. Goffstein

ゴフスタイン, M. B.

Languages
English (64)

Japanese (17)

French (5)

Hebrew (1)

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