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Carmi, Giora

Overview
Works: 51 works in 77 publications in 2 languages and 6,632 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Hanukkah stories  Folklore  Picture books  Illustrated works  Folk tales  Recipes  Stories without words  Commentaries 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.K5648, E
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Most widely held works about Giora Carmi
 
Most widely held works by Giora Carmi
The Chanukkah guest by Eric A Kimmel( Book )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 1,265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the first night of Chanukkah, Old Bear wanders into Bubba Brayna's house and receives a delicious helping of potato latkes when she mistakes him for the rabbi
Happy Thanksgiving! by Carol Barkin( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the significance of Thanksgiving, suggests various projects and activities for celebrating it, and provides recipes for the holiday
The old woman and her pig by Eric A Kimmel( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her newly bought pig won't go over the stile, an old woman tries to enlist the aid of some reluctant helpers so that she can get home that night
The miracle of the potato latkes : a Hanukkah story by Malka Penn( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tanta Golda makes the best latkes in all of Russia to share with her friends at Hanukkah, and even when a poor harvest leaves her with no potatoes, she is certain that "God will provide."
The greatest of all : a Japanese folktale by Eric A Kimmel( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mouse father, in search of the mightiest husband for his daughter, approaches the emperor, the sun, a cloud, the wind, and a wall, before the unexpected victor finally appears
The Chanukkah tree by Eric A Kimmel( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The foolish people of Chelm are tricked by a peddler into buying and decorating a "Chanukkah tree" on Christmas Eve, but after becoming disillusioned they rediscover its worth and beauty
A circle of friends by Giora Carmi( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and Chinese and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a boy anonymously shares his snack with a homeless man, he begins a cycle of good will
'Night, farm by Giora Carmi( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child at bedtime bids goodnight to the cornfield, tractor, chickens, and other parts of life on the farm
A journey to paradise : and other Jewish tales by Howard Schwartz( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of eight folktales for children, providing insight into traditional Jewish thought and life
The Calico book of Mother Goose( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of fifty-seven traditional rhymes arranged under such categories as "Animal Friends," "Boys & Girls," and "Riddles & Games." Also includes music for the songs and a glossary explaining the origins of some of the best-known rhymes
A Torah commentary for our times by Harvey J Fields( Book )

in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Three-Volume commentary includes a summary of the Torah portions as well as interesting interpretations and insights. questions for study and Discission are included for each portion
And Shira imagined by Giora Carmi( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl visits Israel and envisions the history of the sites she sees
Daddy's whiskers by Steve Charney( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated version of the song offering suggestions about what Daddy should do with his wild, wild whiskers
Deena the damselfly by Steven M Rosman( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deena, a damselfly nymph, vows to solve the mystery of why the older nymphs are disappearing when they reach maturity, but she is not prepared for her own startling transformation
The rooster prince by Sydell Waxman( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a story by Nachman of Bratslav who explained that in the same way as the hero pretends to become a rooster in order to show the prince how to become a man, so too the teacher must go down to the spiritual level of the people to raise them to new heights
The mouse in the wainscot by Ian Serraillier( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl reflects on the activities of a mouse living in a secluded area of her house
Rabbit trouble and the green magician by David A Adler( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The magician held his hat in front of Denny. "Reach in," he said. Denny reached into the hat and pulled a rabbit out by its ears. But this was no ordinary rabbit. This rabbit was wearing a green-plaid jacket and a top hat. This rabbit talked!
Like a Maccabee by Raymond A Zwerin( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Full color illustrated text explores the themes of leadership, bravery, determination, problem solving and pride through the story of the Maccabees and Chanukah
Little Red Riding Hood by Kate Holly( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the folk tale about a little girl who finds a wolf in her grandmother's clothing
The jolly woodchuck by Marion Edey( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated poem describes the peaceful existence of the jolly woodchuck, who is "very very fat but doesn't care a pin for that."
 
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The Chanukkah guest
Alternative Names
Carmi, Giyora

Karmi, Giora

Karmi, Giyora

Kormi, Giyora

כרמי, גיורא.

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Happy Thanksgiving!The old woman and her pigThe miracle of the potato latkes : a Hanukkah storyThe greatest of all : a Japanese folktaleThe Chanukkah treeA circle of friendsA journey to paradise : and other Jewish talesA Torah commentary for our times