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Wallerstein, Warren

Overview
Works: 21 works in 31 publications in 1 language and 34,430 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Folklore  Poetry  Stories in rhyme  Bildungsromans  Picture puzzles  Fairy tales  Folk literature 
Roles: Book producer, pmn
Classifications: PZ8.1.A213, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Warren Wallerstein
Smoky night by Eve Bunting( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 4,217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel and his mother look out of their window at the smoky night below. There are looters on the street, fires in the distance. Daniel clutches his cat, Jasmine. But later, when they're forced to leave the apartment building, Jasmine can't be found. Mrs. Kim's cat is missing too. Where are they? They can't be with each other. Those cats don't get along ... This story is about cats and people who couldn't get along until a night of rioting brings them together. Winner of Caldecott medal, 1995
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 4,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of a traditional West African tale that reveals how the mosquito developed its annoying habit
Ashanti to Zulu : African traditions by Margaret Musgrove( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 3,589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains some traditions and customs of 26 African tribes beginning with letters from A to Z
Raven : a trickster tale from the Pacific Northwest by Gerald McDermott( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 2,742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raven, a Pacific Coast Indian trickster, sets out to find the sun. K-3. 2001, c1993
Working cotton by Sherley Anne Williams( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 2,440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young black girl relates the daily events of her family's migrant life in the cotton fields of central California
Appalachia : the voices of sleeping birds by Cynthia Rylant( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1,673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and illustrations explore the countryside and people of Appalachia
Encounter by Jane Yolen( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 1,603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Taino Indian boy on the island of San Salvador recounts the landing of Columbus and his men in 1492" -- Title page verso
Sky dogs by Jane Yolen( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 1,481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young motherless boy in a tribe of Blackfeet Indians is present when his people see horses for the first time and are changed forever
Pish, posh, said Hieronymus Bosch by Nancy Willard( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 1,400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The weird creatures which inhabit a medieval painter's home drive his housekeeper away, until a change of heart sends her back to the beasts and to Bosch in a new and loving relationship
Who is the beast? by Keith Baker( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1,371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a tiger suspects he is the beast the jungle animals are fleeing from, he returns to them and points out their similarities
Hide and snake by Keith Baker( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1,322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Play hide and seek with a snake
Meet the orchestra by Ann Hayes( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 1,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the features, sounds, and role of each musical instrument in the orchestra
Swan lake by Margot Fonteyn( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1,144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A prince's love for a swan queen overcomes an evil sorcerer's spell in this fairy tale adaptation of the classic ballet
In for winter, out for spring by Arnold Adoff( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 1,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of poems, told from the perspective of a young girl, celebrates family life throughout the year cycle of seasons
Wings by Jane Yolen( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Daedalus, the Greek master craftsman, who murdered his nephew because of envy, fled to Crete, and then, with his son, tried to fly away from Crete like a bird
How the Manx cat lost its tail by Janet Stevens( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of how the Manx cat lost its tail in the door of Noah's ark
The highwayman by Alfred Noyes( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated version of the well-known poem about the highwayman and his true love, the innkeeper's daughter
On the day you were born by Debra Frasier( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The earth celebrates the birth of a newborn baby
 
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Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : a West African taleAshanti to Zulu : African traditionsRaven : a trickster tale from the Pacific NorthwestWorking cottonAppalachia : the voices of sleeping birdsEncounterPish, posh, said Hieronymus BoschWho is the beast?