WorldCat Identities

Simon, Charnan

Overview
Works: 121 works in 269 publications in 3 languages and 28,302 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  History  Readers (Publications)  High interest-low vocabulary books  Young adult works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.S6035, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Charnan Simon
Franklin Pierce : fourteenth president of the United States by Charnan Simon( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life of the New Hampshire politician who became the fourteenth president of the United States and fought for strong states' rights and less federal authority
Chester A. Arthur : twenty-first president of the United States by Charnan Simon( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life of the young lawyer who rose up through New York's political machine to become the twenty-first president of the United States
One happy classroom by Charnan Simon( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and French and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Activities in a happy, busy kindergarten classroom introduce the numbers one to ten
Pumpkin fever by Charnan Simon( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In simple text that teaches about shapes, Erin and her parents buy two wonderful, round pumpkins and while she and her father carve one into a jack-o-lantern, Mom prepares hers a different way
Come! Sit! Speak! by Charnan Simon( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ariel Kazunas wants a puppy but gets a baby sister instead
Mud! by Charnan Simon( Book )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy and his friends enjoy playing in the mud
I like to win! by Charnan Simon( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trouble arises between a brother and sister because she always wins the games they play, but then she discovers that she does not have to brag or win all the time
Leif Eriksson and the Vikings by Charnan Simon( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the adventures of the Norse explorer who left Greenland to sail west into uncharted waters in search of new land
Sam the garbage hound by Charnan Simon( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in French and English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam, a lonely garbage hound who lives at the dump, goes home with Rosie and her mother and discovers the joys of a loving home
Sam's pet by Charnan Simon( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in French and English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although they are very different, Sam, a big dog, and Mabel, a small kitten, become good friends
Luna the Wake-Up Cat by Charnan Simon( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of a cat who awakens her owner, enjoys some attention, then leads the way to breakfast introduces prepositional phrases. Includes suggested learning activities
Explorers of the ancient world by Charnan Simon( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief biographies emphasizing the voyages and discoveries of various explorers of the ancient world including Hanno of Carthage, Nehsi of Egypt, Pytheas of Greece, and Alexander the Great
Guard the house, Sam! by Charnan Simon( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in French and English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Rosie tells her dog to guard the house while she is gone, he makes a mess everywhere he goes
Show-and-tell Sam by Charnan Simon( Book )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosie brings her dog Sam to school for show-and-tell
A busy guy by Charnan Simon( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel is busy on every day of the week, painting the toolshed on Monday, fixing his sister's bike on Tuesday, finding himself more mischievous than helpful by Saturday, and resting on Sunday
Andrew Carnegie : builder of libraries by Charnan Simon( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the efforts of Andrew Carnegie to build public libraries as a way of improving community life in Pittsburgh and other places
Milton Hershey : chocolate king, town builder by Charnan Simon( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the story of the founder of the Hershey Chocolate Company in Hershey, Pennsylvania, known for his hard work, perseverance, and charity on behalf of young people
The good bad day by Charnan Simon( Book )

5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pam is sick and having a very bad day until her parents and her friend help to cheer her up
Plan B by Charnan Simon( Book )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucy has her life planned out: she'll graduate and then join her boyfriend, Luke, at college in Austin. She'll become a Spanish teacher, and they'll get married. Deciding there's no reason to wait, and despite trying to be careful, Lucy gets pregnant. Now, none of Lucy's options are part of her picture-perfect plan. Together, she and Luke will have to make the most difficult decision of their lives
Shattered star by Charnan Simon( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cassie is the best singer in Southside High's Glee Club and dreams of being famous. She skips school to try out for a national talent competition, but her hopes sink when she sees the line. Then a talent agent shows up out of nowhere, flattering her and saying she has "the look" he wants. Soon, she is lying and missing rehearsals to meet with him, and he's asking her for more each time. How far will Cassie go for her shot at fame?
 
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Franklin Pierce : fourteenth president of the United States
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English (69)

French (10)

Spanish (5)

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Chester A. Arthur : twenty-first president of the United StatesOne happy classroomPumpkin feverCome! Sit! Speak!Mud!I like to win!Sam the garbage houndSam's pet