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Berson, Harold

Overview
Works: 81 works in 151 publications in 1 language and 20,721 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Biography  Folklore 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: PZ8.1.B419, E
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Most widely held works by Harold Berson
My trip to Alpha I by Alfred Slote ( Book )
8 editions published between 1978 and 2002 in English and held by 1,341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Voya-code is the most sophisticated form of interplanetary travel but a young boy finds out it is not without dangers
A moose is not a mouse by Harold Berson ( Book )
3 editions published between 1975 and 1986 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Determined to be like the moose, which he thinks is just a very large mouse, Victor the mouse forgets his fear and attacks the cat
Why the jackal won't speak to the hedgehog; a Tunisian folk tale by Harold Berson ( Book )
3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A retelling of a Tunisian folk tale in which the jackal is twice outsmarted by the hedgehog
Henry possum by Harold Berson ( Book )
4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Until he meets a fox, a young opossum ignores all of his mother's warnings about the dangers of the forest
Mince pie and mistletoe by Phyllis McGinley ( Book )
1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Records in verse the Christmas customs of various times and places in the United States
When I grew up long ago : family living, going to school, games and parties, cures and deaths, a comet, a war, falling in love, and other things I remember : older people talk about the days when they were young by Alvin Schwartz ( Book )
2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brief statements from people whose childhoods were in the period 1890-1914 on such areas of their past lives as food, social life, music, holidays, and health present glimpses of life in the United States at that time
Pigs and pirates; a Greek tale by Barbara K Walker ( Book )
4 editions published between 1969 and 1990 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three Greek swineherds outsmart the pirates who steal their pigs
Abu Ali : three tales of the Middle East by Dorothy Van Woerkom ( Book )
2 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How the devil gets his due by Harold Berson ( Book )
2 editions published between 1972 and 1979 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The devil works his servant mercilessly until the servant's brother cleverly outwits him
Charles and Claudine by Harold Berson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The witch Grisnel helps Charles, a handsome young man, and Claudine, an exquisite little frog, overcome their differences and live happily ever after
More poetry for holidays by Nancy Larrick ( Book )
2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of poems and rhymes for various holidays throughout the year. Includes a brief explanation of each holiday
The friends of Abu Ali : three more tales of the Middle East by Dorothy Van Woerkom ( Book )
2 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retells three more adventures of muddle-headed Abu Ali including "The Bag of Rice," "Cake for Sale," and "The Donkey's Shadow."
The boy, the baker, the miller, and more by Harold Berson ( Book )
4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In return for a piece of bread he requests from the baker's wife, a little boy is sent on an errand that leads to an errand that leads to an errand.
Kassim's shoes by Harold Berson ( Book )
3 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kassim succumbs to pressure to abandon his old shoes but has trouble discarding them
The dragon that lived under Manhattan by E. W Hildick ( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jimmy finds a prince who has come to rescue a shy, loveable, dragon hiding out in the subway tunnels of Manhattan
The pelican chorus by Edward Lear ( Book )
3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The grand King and Queen of the Pelicans live a joyous life on the banks of the Nile
New patches for old; a Turkish folktale by Barbara K Walker ( Book )
2 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hasan needs his new trousers shortened, but neither his wife, mother, nor daughter has time to do it--at first
Watermelons, walnuts, and the wisdom of Allah, and other tales of the Hoca by Barbara K Walker ( Book )
3 editions published between 1967 and 1991 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
These eighteen tales featuring Nasreddin Hoca, a Turkish teacher and priest, have been very well told. Although the humor sometimes depends upon an understanding of the culture, many are standard favorites
King Midas and the golden touch by Al Perkins ( Book )
3 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
King Midas enjoyed turning everything he touched to gold until he discovered that gold food was hard to eat and gold daughters cold to hug
Sunday in Centreville; the Battle of Bull Run, 1861 by G. Allen Foster ( Book )
2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the causes, events, and far-reaching consequences of the first battle of the Civil War
 
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Alternative Names
Berson, Harold, 1926-
Languages
English (55)
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