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Horelick, Steve

Overview
Works: 43 works in 77 publications in 1 language and 2,606 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Children's films  Drama  Children's television programs  Animated films  Educational television programs  Fiction  Nonfiction television programs  Short films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author, Arranger
Classifications: PZ10.3, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Steve Horelick
Reading rainbow songs by Steve Horelick( Recording )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gathering of the wonderful tunes from the Reading rainbow show
Bringing the rain to Kapiti Plain by Verna Aardema( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a reading of a tale from the Nandi people of Kenya, Verna Aardema's Bringing the rain to Kapiti Plain. Host LeVar Burton also plans a fun-filled day around rainy weather, including an aerial charge of a thunderstorm and puddle-hopping
Miss Nelson is back by Harry Allard( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses surprises and disguises and presents a reading of the book, Miss Nelson is back, by Harry Allard and James Marshall. While Miss Nelson is away her students decide to create a lookalike to fool their principal. Their substitute teacher, Miss Swamp, sets things straight
Paul Bunyan( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a reading of the book "Paul Bunyan", by Steven Kellogg, which recounts the incredible feats of one of America's best-loved tall tale heroes. Deals with a forest fire, Smokey Bear, and woodsmen competitions. Shot on location in Maine and hosted by LeVar Burton
Liang and the magic paintbrush( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a reading of an old Chinese legend, Liang and the magic paintbrush, by Demi. Host LeVar Burton participates in a lion dance in New York City's Chinatown and explores computer art
The day Jimmy's boa ate the wash by Trinka Hakes Noble( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A school field trip to a peaceful farm turns wild when Jimmy's pet boa constrictor escapes. Host LeVar Burton also visits a farm and a livestock fair, interviewing a man who greases a pig for a pig scramble
The piggy in the puddle( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Host LeVar Burton intoduces the art of claymation and participates in creating a production of "The Piggy in the puddle" by Charlotte Pomerantz. Also includes booktalks about "This house is made of mud" by Ken Buchanan, "The Hippopotamus song" by Michael Flanders and Donald Swann, and "Oink" by Arthur Geisert
The life cycle of the honeybee( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barbara Feldon reads the featured book The lifecycle of the honeybee by Paula Z. Hogan about how bees make honey. Host LeVar Burton visits a beekeeper and examines a beehive close up. Viewers will learn how honey is extracted from combs and how important the queen bee is to a well-organized hive. Featured book reviews are The reason for a flower by Ruth Heller, The lady and the spider by Faith McNulty, and Going buggy by Peter and Connie Roop
Regina's big mistake( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When told to draw a jungle in art class, Regina experiences feelings of failure and creative insecurity, but manages to create a beautiful picture that's all her own. Other segments deal with self-expression and the hidden artist in everyone
Tight times by Barbara Shook Hazen( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a reading of the book Tight times. Host LeVar Burton takes viewers to a pet show where they meet pets both real and imagined and talks with his friend Hillary to think up games that can be played around the house. LeVar and his friends sing and dance in a library to the song "Check it out."
The purple coat by Reading Rainbow( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Gilford reads the featured book by Amy Hest The purple coat. Host LeVar Burton visits the New York garment district and has a coat made specially for him. Viewers also visit the Fashion Institute of Technology where they explore the world of design. Reviewed books are Pablo Picasso by Ibi Lepscky, How a book is made by Aliki and Goat in the rug by Charles L. Blood and Martin Link
Bea and Mr. Jones by Amy Schwartz( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a reading of the book Bea and Mr. Jones, by Amy Schwartz. Host LeVar Burton fantasizes about what it would be like to trade places with someone else
Appelemando's dreams( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Host LeVar Burton introduces the book "Appelemando's dreams" by Patricia Polacco about a little boy who uses his dreams to create colorful images that brighten the world for himself and his friends. He also introduces artists who work with paint, clay, wire, and chalk and demonstrates fun and creative ways to spark the imagination and inspire the artist in all of us. Reviewed books are "The little painter of Sabana Grande" by Patricia Maloney Markun, "The incredible painting of Felix Clousseau" by Jon Agee, and "I am an artist" by Pat Lowery Collins
 
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