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Clarion Books (New York, N.Y.)

Overview
Works: 23 works in 27 publications in 1 language and 21,528 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Biographies  Picture books  Legends  Science fiction  War fiction  Literature  Fairy tales 
Classifications: PZ7.W6367, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by N.Y.) Clarion Books (New York
Golem by David Wisniewski( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 3,868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A saintly rabbi miraculously brings to life a clay giant who helps him watch over the Jews of sixteenth-century Prague
June 29, 1999 by David Wiesner( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 2,387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While her third-grade classmates are sprouting seeds in paper cups, Holly has a more ambitious, innovative science project in mind
Hurricane by David Wiesner( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1,847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The morning after a hurricane, two brothers find an uprooted tree which becomes a magical place, transporting them on adventures limited only by their imaginations
We will not be silent : the White Rose student resistance movement that defied Adolf Hitler by Russell Freedman( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 1,625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The true story of the White Rose, a group of students in Nazi Germany who were active undercover agents of the resistance movement against Hitler and his regime"--
Martín de Porres : the rose in the desert by Gary D Schmidt( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1,410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Saint Martín de Porres--an endearing tale of perseverance, faith, and triumph over racial and economic prejudice
Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass : the story behind an American friendship by Russell Freedman( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1,316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A clear-sighted, carefully researched account of two surprisingly parallel lives and how they intersected at a critical moment in U.S. history
Sami and the time of the troubles by Florence Parry Heide( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ten-year-old Lebanese boy goes to school, helps his mother with chores, plays with his friends, and lives with his family in a basement shelter when bombings occur and fighting begins on his street
First Girl Scout : the life of Juliette Gordon Low by Ginger Wadsworth( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Juliette (Daisy) Gordon Low was a remarkable woman with ideas that were ahead of her time. She witnessed important eras in U.S. history, from the Civil War and Reconstruction to westward expansion to post-World War I. And she made history by founding the first national organization to bring girls from all backgrounds into the out-of-doors. Daisy created controversy by encouraging them to prepare not only for traditional homemaking but also for roles as professional women--in the arts, sciences, and business--and for active citizenship outside the home. Her group also welcomed girls with disabilities at a time when they were usually excluded. Includes author's note, source notes, bibliography, timeline, places to visit, recipes, The Girl Scout Promise and Law, and sheet music for the favorite scout song "Make New Friends.""--
The complete fairy tales of Charles Perrault by Charles Perrault( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of eleven tales including such familiar titles as "Cinderella" and "Sleeping Beauty" and less familiar ones such as "Tufty Ricky" and "The Fairies"--Résumé de l'éditeur
Art attack : a short cultural history of the avant-garde by Marc Aronson( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the arts, life styles, politics, and fashions while tracing the story of bohemians, radicals, hipsters, and hippies from Paris in the nineteenth century to contemporary America
Children and the AIDS virus : a book for children, parents, & teachers by Rosmarie Hausherr( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains in simple terms the body's immune system, how it is attacked by the AIDS virus, and what can be done to prevent the disease. The text is divided into a main text for the young reader and an informational subtext for adults
Lizzie nonsense by Jan Ormerod( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Her mother calls it nonsense when Lizzie pretends that their house is pretty or that a bath is the sea, but it turns out that imagination runs in the family
Menorahs, mezuzas, and other Jewish symbols by Miriam Chaikin( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the history and significance of many Jewish symbols, such as the Shield of David, the menorah, and the mezuza, and discusses holiday symbols and rituals
On the wings of peace( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Famous authors and illustrators present a collection of prose and poetry exploring aspects of peace, from issues of personal and community violence to international conflict, the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagaski, and the environmental dangers of nuclear proliferation
Dinosaurs down under : and other fossils from Australia by Caroline Arnold( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This account highlights the Kadimakara fossils of Australia, such as the Megalania, which are relatives of the Komodo dragon. Text and photographs describe how a museum exhibit, on loan from Australia, is shipped, assembled, and displayed in a Los Angeles museum. Discusses the unique fossils of prehistoric Australian creatures
Pick & shovel poet : the journeys of Pascal D'Angelo by Jim Murphy( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of an Italian peasant who immigrated to America in the early twentieth century and endured poverty and the difficult life of an unskilled laborer, determined to become a published poet
Bea's 4 bears by Martha Weston( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By the end of her busy day Bea has gone from having four teddy bears to having none, but by retracing her steps she is able to get back up to four bears again
Shake a palm branch : the story and meaning of Sukkot by Miriam Chaikin( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history and significance of the Jewish fall festival which commemorates the wandering of the Israelites in the wilderness and the festival with which they celebrated their arrival in the Promised Land
Shlemazel and the remarkable spoon of Pohost by Ann Redisch Stampler( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of an Eastern European tale in which Shlemazel, the laziest man in town, is convinced he has no luck and is tricked into believing that the lucky spoon given to him by a neighbor will bring him fortune and fame, if it is used in the right way. Shlemazel gets busy, tilling the poretz's field, helping the miller, and baking cakes with pretty Chaya Massel. Although "luck" remains elusive, what Shlemazel does find is even better
The alphabet parade by Seymour Chwast( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whimsical characters and animals in a parade represent the letters of the alphabet
 
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June 29, 1999HurricaneSami and the time of the troublesThe complete fairy tales of Charles PerraultArt attack : a short cultural history of the avant-gardeLizzie nonsenseMenorahs, mezuzas, and other Jewish symbolsOn the wings of peace
Languages
English (22)