WorldCat Identities

Pirotta, Saviour

Overview
Works: 302 works in 683 publications in 4 languages and 21,782 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Fairy tales  Picture books  History  Folklore  Biography  Christmas stories  Young adult works  Bible stories 
Roles: Author, Creator, Redactor, Other
Classifications: PZ7.P6425, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Saviour Pirotta
 
Most widely held works by Saviour Pirotta
Turtle Bay by Saviour Pirotta( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and Danish and held by 1,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taro is fascinated by the strange actions of old Jiro-San, who sweeps the sand on the beach while waiting for the arrival of Japanese sea turtles ready to lay their eggs
Joy to the world : Christmas stories from around the globe by Saviour Pirotta( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents five folktales related to Christmas, including "The Brave Little Camel" (Syria), "Baby in the Bread" (Malta), "The Gourd of Plenty" (Ghana), "Flowers for Jesus" (Mexico), and "Babushka" (Russia)
The McElderry book of Grimms' fairy tales by Saviour Pirotta( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents ten classic fairy tales from the Brothers Grimm, with new illustrations and updated wording
Aesop's fables by Saviour Pirotta( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of eight fables, each introduced by Aesop, the freed slave turned master storyteller, who shares the real-life events that inspired each tale
Trees and plants in the rain forest by Saviour Pirotta( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the different types of trees and plants that grow in the layers of the rain forest, the fruits, nuts, and vegetables they provide, and what threatens their survival
Pirates and treasure by Saviour Pirotta( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and Dutch and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at pirates from around the world, including the Barbary Coast, the Caribbean, the Indian Ocean, and the Far East
Patrick paints a picture by Saviour Pirotta( Book )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Korean and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Let's paint a picture of that cornfield," says Aunt Emily to Patrick as they sit looking out from the shade of a tree. Patrick puts a yellow blob on his palette to paint the corn, but a red squirrel runs into the field; when he puts down red, a bluebird appears. Each page reveals a new color and a new creature--until Patrick's palette is filled with colors and the field with animals
People in the rain forest by Saviour Pirotta( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the people who live in rain forests around the world, how they hunt and farm, and their religions, festivals, food, and medicine
Rivers in the rain forest by Saviour Pirotta( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces aspects of rivers in the rain forest including their plants and animals, the water cycle, flooding, and mining
Predators in the rain forest by Saviour Pirotta( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the different types of predatory animals that inhabit the rain forest of the world and discusses their habits, hunting methods, and survival techniques
Around the world in 80 tales by Saviour Pirotta( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated compilation of stories retold from six continents in eight different storytelling traditions, including tales of Anansi and Brer Rabbit, selkies and fairies, pheasants, crocodiles, and turtles
Little bird by Saviour Pirotta( Book )

10 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Several animals describe their favorite activities to a little bird that asks, "What can I do today?"
Albert Einstein by Saviour Pirotta( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography which traces the life and accomplishments of the noted twentieth-century physicist, Albert Einstein
Buried treasure by Saviour Pirotta( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at buried treasure, including why it was buried, who buried it, and how it was found
Teeth by Saviour Pirotta( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and Dutch and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple introduction to human and animal teeth, covering how to take care of teeth, which creatures have teeth and which do not, and more
Firebird by Saviour Pirotta( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the aid of Gray Wolf, young Prince Ivan fulfills a series of tasks set for him by his father and two other kings, winning the legendary firebird, a magical horse, and the hand of Princess Helen by his efforts
Chocolate by Saviour Pirotta( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Dutch and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple introduction to chocolate, how it is grown, and how it is processed
Health and medicine by Saviour Pirotta( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores how illness and disease was treated in medieval time and peoples' attitudes toward health
Jerusalem by Saviour Pirotta( Book )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and Danish and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the history, places of worship, legends, traditions, and art and architecture of the great city, in which Christians, Jews, and Muslims live side by side
Children's stories from the Bible : stories retold by Saviour Pirotta( Book )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts over seventy stories from the Bible, including "The Walls of Jericho," "The Prodigal Son," "Jesus and the Children," and "Rahab and the Spies."
 
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Audience Level
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Audience Level
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  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.24 (from 0.04 for Turtle Bay ... to 0.41 for Teeth / ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Turtle Bay
Alternative Names

controlled identityGodwin, Sam

Godwin, Sam.

Godwin, Sam 1958-

Pirota, Seiviors

Pirotta, Saviour 1958-

Saviour Pirotta children's writer

피로타, 세이비어

ピロッタ, セイヴィア

Languages
English (98)

Dutch (4)

Danish (2)

Korean (1)

Covers
Joy to the world : Christmas stories from around the globeThe McElderry book of Grimms' fairy talesAesop's fablesTrees and plants in the rain forestPirates and treasurePatrick paints a picturePeople in the rain forestRivers in the rain forest