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Sherman, Josepha

Overview
Works: 202 works in 505 publications in 4 languages and 32,929 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Short stories  Star Trek fiction  Pictorial works  Illustrated works  Folk tales  Biography  Cross-cultural studies  Folklore 
Roles: Author, Editor, Composer, Other
Classifications: PZ5, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Josepha Sherman
Young warriors : stories of strength( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen original short stories by various authors relate the exploits of teenage warriors who defeat their enemies with cunning and skill as they strive to fulfill their destinies
Vulcan's forge by Josepha Sherman( Book )

9 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unknown forces that may well destroy the society he had come to save. While reflecting on his youthful adventure with David Rabin - the adventure that set him on the path to Starfleet - Spock joins with Rabin to face an enemy out of their past and confront deadly Romulan treachery. In the process Spock will decide if the path of his life now leads back toward the family traditions he had once sought to escape
Indian tribes of North America by Josepha Sherman( Book )

21 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and French and held by 978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes Native Americans both as they once lived and as they live today. Presents many of the customs initiated thousands of years ago as practiced at annual Native American gatherings and at reservations
Vulcan's heart by Josepha Sherman( Book )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ambassador Spock secretly journeys to the planet Romulus at the request of a Romulan commander to help her prevent a catastrophe that could ignite the entire quadrant and becomes enmeshed in the treacherous intrigues of the Romulan empire, while Commander Saavik and Captain Jean-Luc Picard set out to rescue him
Vassilisa the wise : a tale of medieval Russia by Josepha Sherman( Book )

12 editions published between 1987 and 1993 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A clever and beautiful woman uses her wits to get her husband out of Prince Vladimir's prison
Trickster tales : forty folk stories from around the world by Josepha Sherman( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of forty trickster tales from around the world
Shapes in the sky : a book about clouds by Josepha Sherman( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes various types of clouds and explains how clouds form
Magic hoofbeats : horse tales from many lands by Josepha Sherman( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retellings of horse lore originating throughout the world
Mythology for storytellers : themes and tales from around the world by Josepha Sherman( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mythology has existed in some form in every human society that has left records. This collection of myths begins with a 16-page introductory essay on the definition of mythology
Splish, splash! : a book about rain by Josepha Sherman( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how rain falls, the water cycle, where and how often rain falls, why rain is necessary, and problems caused by too much or too little rain
Competitive soccer for girls by Josepha Sherman( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the game of soccer, how to train, how to compete and how to make it a career choice
The ear : learning how we hear by Josepha Sherman( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the anatomy and functions of the human ear
The first Americans : spirit of the land and the people by Josepha Sherman( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Windleaf by Josepha Sherman( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1510 eighteen-year-old Thierry, orphaned Count of Foretterre, undertakes a series of difficult challenges in order to free the half-human, half-fairy girl he loves from the hold of her cold-hearted father, Lord of Faerie
Child of faerie, child of earth by Josepha Sherman( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Percinet, half-human son of a queen of Faerie, falls in love with a mortal, the daughter of a medieval count, and leaves his realm of magic to defend her against her cruel stepmother, a secret sorceress
Gusts and gales : a book about wind by Josepha Sherman( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what causes wind, the various kinds of wind, and describes hurricanes and tornadoes
Rachel the clever, and other Jewish folktales by Josepha Sherman( Book )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 46 Jewish folktales demonstrate both the universality of their themes and the diversity of the countries from which they come. Stories from the Talmud and a short section of riddles are included
Flakes and flurries : a book about snow by Josepha Sherman( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about snow and snow crystals. How water turns into snow is the focus of this book, with a discussion of blizzards and other extreme conditions
Bill Gates : computer king by Josepha Sherman( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the developer of Microsoft, Bill Gates, with details of his life and a look at the beginnings of the personal computer industry
Jeff Bezos : king of Amazon by Josepha Sherman( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles Jeff Bezos, and describes how his interest in the Internet led him to explore the business of selling books over the Internet and later establish Amazon.com
 
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Young warriors : stories of strength
Alternative Names
Josepha Sherman American writer

Josepha Sherman Amerikaans scenarioschrijfster (1946-2012)

Josepha Sherman escriptora estatunidenca

Josepha Sherman escritora estadounidense

Josepha Sherman US-amerikanische Science-Fiction-Autorin

셔먼, 요세프

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Vulcan's forgeIndian tribes of North AmericaVulcan's heartVassilisa the wise : a tale of medieval RussiaTrickster tales : forty folk stories from around the worldShapes in the sky : a book about cloudsMagic hoofbeats : horse tales from many landsMythology for storytellers : themes and tales from around the world