WorldCat Identities

Gershator, Phillis

Overview
Works: 74 works in 298 publications in 21 languages and 18,853 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Stories in rhyme  Picture books  Folklore  Board books  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Pictorial works  Big books 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ8.3.G3235, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Phillis Gershator
Listen, listen by Phillis Gershator( Book )

97 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 19 languages and held by 1,797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrates the sounds of the seasons, from summer to autumn, and winter to spring
When it starts to snow by Phillis Gershator( Book )

17 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Various animals tell what they do and where they go when it starts to snow
Time for a hug by Phillis Gershator( Book )

21 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little rabbit receives hugs around the clock
Only one cowry : a Dahomean tale by Phillis Gershator( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A clever young fellow persuades an equally clever chief's daughter to marry the king of Dahomey, and both the young man and future queen prosper in the bargain
Bread is for eating by David Gershator( Book )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mamita explains how bread is created in a song sung in both English and Spanish
Summer is summer by Phillis Gershator( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in Undetermined and English and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a celebration of summer from a child's perspective
Rata-pata-scata-fata : a Caribbean story by Phillis Gershator( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Preferring to dream away the days on his Caribbean island, little Junjun tries saying magic words to get the chores done
Time for a bath by Phillis Gershator( Book )

12 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No matter what kind of messes a little bunny experiences through the day, bath time makes things fresh and new
Moo, moo, brown cow, have you any milk? by Phillis Gershator( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through rhyming text, farm animals are asked if they have items needed to prepare for a snack and bedtime, such as wool for a blanket, down for a pillow, and milk to drink
Greetings, sun by Phillis Gershator( Book )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Throughout the day, children greet the sun, the breeze, their breakfasts, their school, and all the other large and small sights which they encounter
Zzzng! zzzng! zzzng! : a Yoruba tale by Phillis Gershator( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Ear, Leg, and Arm refuse to marry Mosquito, she shows them that she is not to be ignored
Who's awake in springtime? by Phillis Gershator( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes, in rhymed cumulative text and illustrations, how various young animals and one small human prepare for sleep at the end of a spring day
Sky sweeper by Phillis Gershator( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite criticism for his lack of "accomplishments," Takiboki finds contentment sweeping flower blossoms and raking the sand and gravel in the monks' temple garden. Includes a note on the art and beauty of Japanese gardens
Tukama tootles the flute : a tale from the Antilles by Phillis Gershator( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Tukama is captured by a two-headed giant and held prisoner by the giant's wife, he uses his flute to escape
Zoo day, olé! : a counting book by Phillis Gershator( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grandma teaches her grandchildren how to count from 1 to 10 at the zoo
A bibliographic guide to the literature of contemporary American poetry, 1970-1975 by Phillis Gershator( Book )

8 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kallaloo! : a Caribbean tale by David Gershator( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this West Indian version of "Stone Soup," an old woman claims to have found a magic shell that can make kallaloo, a popular Caribbean gumbo
The babysitter sings by Phillis Gershator( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A babysitter sings a rhyming song to reassure the child
This is the day! by Phillis Gershator( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an expanded version of a folk song in which babies are given away as premiums with the purchase of different items each day of the week
Who's In the Forest? by Phillis Gershator( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and French and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pictures and rhyming text describe the birds and animals that fill a forest with noise and fun. Holes in die-cut board pages provide the reader clues as a question is asked on one page and answered on the next
 
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When it starts to snow
Alternative Names
거새터, 필리스 1942-

거섀터, 필리스 1942-

거셰이터, 필리스 1942-

ゲイシャイトー, フィリス

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When it starts to snowOnly one cowry : a Dahomean taleBread is for eatingSummer is summerRata-pata-scata-fata : a Caribbean storyMoo, moo, brown cow, have you any milk?Greetings, sunZzzng! zzzng! zzzng! : a Yoruba tale