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Horelick, Steve

Overview
Works: 34 works in 54 publications in 1 language and 2,192 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Drama  Fiction  Television programs  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Music  Folklore 
Roles: Arranger
Classifications: PZ7, 791.4572
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Steve Horelick
Reading rainbow songs by Steve Horelick ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1984 and 1989 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 224 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 )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 178 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
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. Deals with a forest fire, Smokey Bear, and woodsmen competitions. Shot on location in Maine and hosted by LeVar Burton
Miss Nelson is back by Harry Allard ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 148 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
The Day Jimmy's boa ate the wash by Trinka Hakes Noble ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a reading of the book the Day Jimmy's boa ate the wash, By Trinka Hakes Noble. Host LeVar Burton also visits a farm and a livestock fair, interviewing a man who greases a pig for a pig scramble
Liang and the magic paintbrush by Demi ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 140 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 Piggy in the puddle ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 129 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
Ox-cart man ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lorne Green reads "Ox-cart man" by Donald Hall, a story of family life in 19th century New England, and host LeVar Buton visits Old Sturbridge Village, Massachusetts, a hands-on living museum. The books reviewed are "Round trip" by Ann Jonas, "A winter place" by Ruth Yaffe Radin, and "Wagon wheels" by Barbara Brenner
Dive to the coral reefs and the magic schoolbus: inside the earth ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Dive to the coral reefs, the host makes a scuba dive to the coral reefs of Key West, Florida. In The magic schoolbus: inside the earth, the host goes spelunking (cave exploring) to discover the mysterious world under the earth
Fox on the job ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Fox on the job" by James Marshall is the story of a lazy fox who has a hard time finding the perfect job. Host LeVar Burton goes to work on some household chores. Reviewed books are "Pig Pig gets a job" by David McPhail, "Music, music for everyone" by Vera B. Williams, "Helping out" by George Ancona
Three by the sea by Edward Marshall ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As host LeVar Burton strolls on the beach reading Edward Marshall's Three by the sea, he learns that stories can be created out of the sea, the sand, and one's imagination
Tight times by Barbara Shook Hazen ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 100 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."
Regina's big mistake ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 98 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
The purple coat ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 95 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 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a reading of the book Bea and Mr. Jones. Children talk about what they want to be when they grow up and LeVar Burton uses costumes to dress up like people he has always wanted to be. LeVar introduces viewers to Jason Hardman, a boy who started a library in his Utah hometown
Reading rainbow ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Fox on the job" by James Marshall is the story of a lazy fox who has a hard time finding the perfect job. Host LeVar Burton goes to work on some household chores. Reviewed books are "Pig Pig gets a job" by David McPhail, "Music, music for everyone" by Vera B. Williams, "Helping out" by George Ancona
Mumfie's friendship tales ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scarecrow's birthday surprise: Sacrecrow is sad because Mumfie doesn't seem to have time for him. But what he doesn't know is that Mumfie is extra busy planning a surprise party for Scarecrow. Scarecrow's new best friend: After he befriends a lost goose, Sacrecrow feels happy, but how will he feel when the goose leaves to join his flock? When you wish upon a tree: A plum tree teaches Mumfie and Scarecrow that friendship is a living thing that grows slowly and needs lots of patience. The album: When Scarecrow and Pinkey get sad because it's raining and they can't go outside, Mumfie takes out his picture book and reminds them of all the special adventures they've shared
Reading rainbow ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 25 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 talks about rainy day activities and children jump in a puddle while the song "Puddle hopping" is sung. Kids on the street answer the question "What makes thunder?" Scientists from the National Center for Atmospheric Research talk about various aspects of weather and occupations that are related to meteorology. LeVar and other people tell their myths about how to predict the weather. The episode reviews the books, The cloud book by Tomie dePaola, Rain by Peter Spier, and A story, a story by Gail E. Haley
Britt Allcroft's magic adventures of Mumfie ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Join Mumfie, a lonely little elephant, as he makes two wonderful new friends and discovers the power of friendship. Mumfie, Sacrecrow and Pinkey decide to go in search of Pinkey's long-lost mother, and end up on an island ruled by an evil power that forbids laughing, smiling, and joy of any kind
Mumfie's tales of discovery ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Things that go bump: After the raven Napoleon tells them some scary stories, Mumfie, Scarecrow and Pinkey start to believe they have a ghost in the cellar. Making a stand: Mumfie thinks being a scarecrow is easy until he's asked to do it and learns how hard his friend Scarecrow really works. Fifi takes a vacation: When their friends Napoleon and Fifi go on vacation, Mumfie and Scarecrow volunteer to watch Fifi's cafe, with hilarious and messy results. If wishes were pancakes: How many mashed-banana pancakes can a little elephant eat? Mumfie finds out when the Wellwisher grants his wish
 
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