WorldCat Identities

Silverman, Maida

Overview
Works: 60 works in 103 publications in 2 languages and 5,688 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Legends  Fiction  Folklore  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ8.1.S5743, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Maida Silverman
Anna and the seven swans by Maida Silverman( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her little brother is taken away by the seven swans belonging to the terrible witch, Baba Yaga, Anna searches for him in the great dark forest
Snow search dogs by Maida Silverman( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the breed, selection, and training of snow search dogs
Festival of Lights : the story of Hanukkah by Maida Silverman( Book )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the origin and significance of the Festival of Lights. Includes a holiday game, song, and instructions for the traditional candle-lighting ceremony
My first book of Jewish holidays by Maida Silverman( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the ten major holidays of the Jewish people
A city herbal : a guide to the lore, legend and usefulness of 34 plants that grow wild in the city by Maida Silverman( Book )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Israel : the founding of a modern nation by Maida Silverman( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of the Jews from Biblical times to the present and describes the events that led to the establishment of the modern state of Israel
The glass menorah and other stories for Jewish holidays by Maida Silverman( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight stories, describing the way the Berg family celebrates various Jewish holidays, including the Sabbath, Rosh Hashanah, Simchat Torah, and Hanukkah
Dinosaur babies by Maida Silverman( Book )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment of nine different dinosaurs
Festival of freedom : the story of Passover by Maida Silverman( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the story of the Israelites' fight for liberation from slavery in Egypt and presents recipes used in celebrating that occasion, Passover; a song; and instructions for a traditional seder
Festival of Esther : the story of Purim by Maida Silverman( Book )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the history and meaning of Purim and includes a traditional holiday song and a recipe for hamantashen cookies
The magic well by Maida Silverman( Book )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and German and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lured to the fairy world by the promise of a playmate, a young girl soon tires of her new life and tries to find a way to escape the fairies' power and return home to her mother
The Golden book of monkeys, apes, and other primates by Maida Silverman( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces primates from around the world, including the loris, snow monkey, pigmy marmoset, and gibbon
The get along gang and the bad loser by Maida Silverman( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Mi-shire Byaliḳ] : Selected poems by Hayyim Nahman Bialik( Book )

4 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Easter book by Maida Silverman( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Easy reading picture book
The great big Walt Disney word book by Maida Silverman( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than 800 words are introduced by labeled illustrations, featuring Disney characters, arranged under thirty different subjects, including numbers and letters, colors, shapes, and parts of the body
A city herbal : a guide to the lore, legend & usefullness of 34 plants that grow wild in the cities, suburbs & country places by Maida Silverman( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A city herbal : lore, legend & uses of common weeds by Maida Silverman( Book )

2 editions published between 1977 and 1997 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bunny's ABC box by Maida Silverman( Book )

2 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brightly colored books teach important preschool concepts, with little holes and shapes to poke and explore on every page
The tale of Peter Rabbit by Maida Silverman( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Snow search dogs
Alternative Names
Miller, Jean 1939-

Languages
English (43)

German (1)

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Festival of Lights : the story of HanukkahMy first book of Jewish holidaysIsrael : the founding of a modern nationDinosaur babiesFestival of freedom : the story of PassoverA city herbal : lore, legend & uses of common weedsBunny's ABC box