WorldCat Identities

Gershator, Phillis

Overview
Works: 88 works in 327 publications in 23 languages and 18,919 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Stories in rhyme  Folklore  Picture books  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Board books  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 )

106 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 23 languages and held by 1,878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about the seasons and discover sights and sounds of nature - from summer's sizzling sun to winter's crunching snow
When it starts to snow by Phillis Gershator( Book )

19 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Various animals tell what they do and where they go when it starts to snow. Grades K-3
Time for a hug by Phillis Gershator( Book )

12 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 1,044 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 895 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
Time for a bath by Phillis Gershator( Book )

14 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No matter what kind of messes a little bunny experiences through the day, bath time makes things fresh and new
Summer is summer by Phillis Gershator( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in Undetermined and English and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a celebration of summer from a child\'s perspective
Bread is for eating by David Gershator( Book )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mamita explains how bread is created in a song sung in both English and Spanish
Rata-pata-scata-fata : a Caribbean story by Phillis Gershator( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 802 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
Moo, moo, brown cow, have you any milk? by Phillis Gershator( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 759 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 696 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
Who's awake in springtime? by Phillis Gershator( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 665 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
Zzzng! zzzng! zzzng! : a Yoruba tale by Phillis Gershator( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Ear, Leg, and Arm refuse to marry Mosquito, she shows them that she is not to be ignored
Sky sweeper by Phillis Gershator( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 570 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 560 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 530 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 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 478 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 446 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 402 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
The Iroko-man : a Yoruba folktale by Phillis Gershator( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the terrifying Iroko-man tries to take a woodcarver's first-born child as partial payment for bringing fertility to his village, the father must find a clever solution
 
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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 taleSummer is summerBread is for eatingRata-pata-scata-fata : a Caribbean storyMoo, moo, brown cow, have you any milk?Greetings, sunWho's awake in springtime?