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Wallerstein, Warren

Overview
Works: 22 works in 29 publications in 1 language and 39,367 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  Poetry  Stories, plots, etc  Big books  Bibliography  Short stories, English  Picture books  Fairy tales 
Roles: Book producer, Producer, pmn, Editor
Classifications: PZ8.1.A213, [E]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Warren Wallerstein
Smoky night by Eve Bunting( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 4,266 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 4,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals the meaning of the mosquito's buzz
Ashanti to Zulu : African traditions by Margaret Musgrove( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 3,640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kort beskrivelse af nogle skikke og traditioner hos 26 afrikanske stammer
Tops & bottoms by Janet Stevens( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 3,367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hare turns his bad luck around by striking a clever deal with the rich and lazy bear down the road
Raven : a trickster tale from the Pacific Northwest by Gerald McDermott( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 2,768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raven, a Pacific Coast Indian trickster, sets out to find the sun
Working cotton by Sherley Anne Williams( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 2,510 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
Aïda by Leontyne Price( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 2,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the story of Verdi's opera in which the love of the enslaved Ethiopian princess for an Egyptian general brings tragedy to all involved
Encounter by Jane Yolen( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1,674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Taino Indian boy on the island of San Salvador recounts the landing of Columbus and his men in 1492
Appalachia : the voices of sleeping birds by Cynthia Rylant( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1,633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 1,539 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 1,467 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 1,426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All of the jungle animals are afraid of an unknown beast. Who can it be? Baker's vibrant bestseller conveys the importance of acceptance and understanding to young readers. Full color
Hide and snake by Keith Baker( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1,393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brightly colored snake challenges readers to a game of hide and seek as he hides among familiar objects
Swan lake by Margot Fonteyn( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1,221 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
Meet the orchestra by Ann Hayes( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 1,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the features, sounds, and role of each musical instrument in the orchestra
In for winter, out for spring by Arnold Adoff( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 1,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of poems, told from the perspective of a young girl, celebrates family life throughout the yearly cycle of seasons
Close your eyes by Jean Marzollo( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 1,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lullaby interspersed with illustrations of a father's efforts to put his reluctant child to bed
Wings by Jane Yolen( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 1,048 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 911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of how the Manx cat lost its tail in the door of Noah's ark
King Midas and the golden touch by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A king who wishes for the golden touch is faced with its unfortunate consequences
 
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Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : a West African taleAshanti to Zulu : African traditionsTops & bottomsRaven : a trickster tale from the Pacific NorthwestWorking cottonAïdaEncounterAppalachia : the voices of sleeping birds