WorldCat Identities

Lewin, Ted

Overview
Works: 185 works in 455 publications in 7 languages and 83,564 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  History  Poetry  Folklore  Biography  Young adult works  Adventure stories  Short stories 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Translator
Classifications: PZ7.O237, [E]
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The secret of the Indian by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )

18 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 3,683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this third book about Omri and his magic cupboard, Omri and his friend Patrick must risk grownups' discovering their secret when they find themselves in need of a friend's toy plastic doctors to save wounded people from the dangerous world of the Old West which the cupboard enables them to enter
Peppe the lamplighter by Elisa Bartone( Book )

11 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peppe's father is upset when he learns that Peppe has taken a job lighting the gas street lamps in his New York City neighborhood
The world's greatest elephant by Ralph Helfer( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2,238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born on the same day in the same German town, Bram and his elephant, Modoc, grew up side by side. Their circus act brought them wide fame, but their incredible bond would also lead to a series of adventures with danger at every turn
Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O'Dell( Book )

7 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in English and held by 2,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Left alone on a beautiful but isolated island off the coast of California, a young Indian girl spends eighteen years, not only merely surviving through her enormous courage and self-reliance, but also finding a measure of happiness in her solitary life
The day of Ahmed's secret by Florence Parry Heide( Book )

20 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Egyptian boy describes the city of Cairo as he goes about his daily work and waits for the evening to share a special surprise with his family
Cowboy country by Ann Herbert Scott( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 1,647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An "old buckaroo" tells how he became a cowboy, what the work was like in the past, and how this life has changed
One green apple by Eve Bunting( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on a school field trip to an orchard to make cider, a young immigrant named Farah gains self-confidence when the green apple she picks perfectly complements the other students' red apples
The great pumpkin switch by Megan McDonald( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 1,514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old man tells his grandchildren how he and a friend accidentally smashed the pumpkin his sister was growing and had to find a replacement
Soup for president by Robert Newton Peck( Book )

8 editions published between 1978 and 1998 in English and held by 1,499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everyone in Miss Kelly's class is excited about the upcoming election for school president. The good news is that Rob's best friend, Soup, is the boys' candidate, and the bad news is that the girls' candidate is Rob's sweetheart, Norma Jean Bissell. Soup is sure he's a cinch to win with Rob as his campaign manager and schemes up some exciting and dangerous advertising, never thinking about the consequences. As the days go by, Rob's still not certain whom to vote for, especially when he receives a secret note from Norma Jean. The only thing he's certain of is no matter which way he votes, he's going to be in big trouble!
The search for Grissi by Mary Francis Shura( Book )

7 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 1,288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven-year-old Peter feels uncomfortable at home and school after his family moves to Brooklyn, until his search for his sister's missing cat opens up a new life to him
Faithful elephants : a true story of animals, people, and war by Yukio Tsuchiya( Book )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1997 in English and held by 1,271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overview: A sobering lesson about the horrors of war is depicted through the fate of three elephants at the Ueno Zoo in Tokyo during World War II
Sami and the time of the troubles by Florence Parry Heide( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and Arabic and held by 1,255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ten-year-old Lebanese boy goes to school, helps his mother with chores, plays with his friends, and lives with his family in a basement shelter when bombings occur and fighting begins on his street
I wonder if I'll see a whale by Frances Ward Weller( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in English and held by 1,244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aboard a whale-watching boat, a youngster observes the activities of a humpback whale. Includes factual information on the characteristics of whales spotted off the New England coast
Bird watch : a book of poetry by Jane Yolen( Book )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems describing a variety of birds and their activities
A. Lincoln and me by Louise Borden( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 1,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of his teacher, a young boy realizes that he not only shares his birthday and similar physical appearance with Abraham Lincoln, but that he is like him in other ways as well
Market! by Ted Lewin( Book )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 1,216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes, in simple text and illustrations, the special characteristics of different types of markets throughout the world, from the Fulton Fish Market in New York to Durbar Square, Patan, where temples rise like pagodas behind the flute sellers
Gorilla walk by Ted Lewin( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 1,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes an expedition into the field in southern Uganda to observe mountain gorillas in their native habitat
The potato man by Megan McDonald( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in English and held by 1,130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grampa recalls his 1920s boyhood when he tells the children of a frightening one-eyed potato man who gave him bad luck until he gathered the courage to look the man in his lone eye
At Gleason's Gym by Ted Lewin( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the visitors and activities which go on at Gleason's Gym in Brooklyn, where famous boxers such as Muhammed Ali trained
The longest night by Marion Dane Bauer( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One very long night, a crow, a moose, and a fox all claim they can bring back the sun, but the wind knows that only one little creature has what is needed to end the darkness
 
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Alternative Names
Ted Lewin American children's illustrator and writer

تاد لوين، 1935-

ルウィン, テッド

Languages
English (142)

Chinese (3)

French (1)

Arabic (1)

Hebrew (1)

Spanish (1)

Korean (1)

Covers
Peppe the lamplighterThe world's greatest elephantIsland of the Blue DolphinsThe day of Ahmed's secretCowboy countryOne green appleThe great pumpkin switchSoup for president