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Dial Press

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Works: 39 works in 46 publications in 1 language and 19,195 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  Dictionaries  Picture books  Stories, plots, etc  Big books 
Roles: Publisher
Classifications: PZ8.1.A213, E
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Most widely held works by Dial Press
Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : a West African tale by Verna Aardema ( Book )
2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 4,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A retelling of a traditional West African tale that reveals how the mosquito developed its annoying habit. A mosquito annoyed the iguana, who frightened the python, who scared the rabbit ... and now the whole jungle is in an uproar because the sun won't rise. The animals discuss the situation and decide to punish the mosquito. Even today, whenever we hear a mosquito buzz, we smack it hard!
Ashanti to Zulu : African traditions by Margaret Musgrove ( Book )
2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 3,660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explains some traditions and customs of 26 African tribes beginning with letters from A to Z
Jambo means hello : Swahili alphabet book by Muriel L Feelings ( Book )
2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 2,352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a word, with English translation, for each of the twenty-four letters in the Swahili alphabet. Brief explanation of each word introduces an East African custom
Moja means one : Swahili counting book by Muriel L Feelings ( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 1,898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The numbers one through ten in Swahili accompany two-page illustrations of various aspects of East African life
Song of the trees by Mildred D Taylor ( Book )
3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 1,536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During the Depression, a rural black family deeply attached to the forest on their land tries to save it from being cut down by an unscrupulous white man
Tell the wolves I'm home : a novel by Carol Rifka Brunt ( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is 1987, and only one person has ever truly understood fourteen-year-old June Elbus -- her uncle, the renowned painter Finn Weiss. Shy at school and distant from her older sister, June can only be herself in Finn's company; he is her godfather, confidant, and best friend. So when he dies, far too young, of a mysterious illness her mother can barely speak about, June's world is turned upside down. But Finn's death brings a surprise acquaintance into June's life -- someone who will help her to heal, and to question what she thinks she knows about Finn, her family, and even her own heart
Fish for supper by M. B Goffstein ( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 1,211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes Grandmother's typical day of fishing
The banza : a Haitian story by Diane Wolkstein ( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 1,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A small goat finds that the banjo given to her by a little tiger protects her from harm in an unexpected way
Thumbelina by Amy Ehrlich ( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A retelling of Hans Christian Andersen's classic fairy tale about a girl who is only one inch tall
Abdul by Rosemary Wells ( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The old mother camel's new baby, Abdul, is a strange looking creature that causes his owner all sorts of problems
Gustav the gourmet giant by LouAnn Bigge Gaeddert ( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
High in his castle in the Alps, with his eighty-seven servants kidnapped from all over the world, Gustav the gourmet giant decides to try a rare new food--boy
The apple of the eye by Glenway Wescott ( Book )
2 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cavalleria rusticana : and other stories by Giovanni Verga ( Book )
1 edition published in 1928 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dial Souvenir sampler, 1964 by Dial Press ( Book )
2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Moon Harvest by Giuseppe Cautela ( Book )
1 edition published in 1925 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tragedy at Wembley : a tale of Inspector Higgins by Cecil Freeman Gregg ( Book )
1 edition published in 1936 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The knee-high man and other tales ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Promotional poster for the book of the same name by Julius Lester with pictures by Ralph Pinto. Drawing of the knee-high man talking to an owl that is sitting on a tree stump
Gladys Schmitt and her works by Dial Press ( Book )
1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Books for young readers : Spring 1973 by Dial Press ( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The wild swans ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Promotional poster from the book of the same title illustrated by Susan Jeffers and retold by Amy Ehrlich. Drawing of a princess with the swans in the background
 
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