WorldCat Identities

Taback, Simms

Overview
Works: 140 works in 434 publications in 4 languages and 38,964 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Folklore  Fiction  Humor  Picture books  Pictorial works  Board books  Toy and movable books  Poetry  Big books 
Roles: Illustrator, Narrator
Classifications: PZ8.3.T1145, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Simms Taback
Joseph had a little overcoat by Simms Taback ( Book )
25 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A very old overcoat is recycled numerous times into a variety of garments
There was an old lady who swallowed a fly by Simms Taback ( Book )
28 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 3,612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the traditional version of a famous American folk poem first heard in the U.S. in the 1940's with illustrations on die-cut pages that reveal all that the old lady swallows
Kibitzers and fools : tales my zayda (grandfather) told me by Simms Taback ( Book )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 3,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thirteen brief, illustrated, traditional Jewish tales, each accompanied by an appropriate saying
This is the house that Jack built by Simms Taback ( Book )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 1,887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cumulative nursery rhyme about the chain of events that started when Jack built a house
Too much noise by Ann McGovern ( Book )
18 editions published between 1957 and 1995 in English and French and held by 1,423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peter complains that his house is too noisy so the wise man advises him to obtain some rather unusual house guests
Two little witches : a Halloween counting story by Harriet Ziefert ( Book )
14 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 1,317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While trick-or-treating, two little witches meet other creatures out on Halloween night
Simms Taback's city animals by Simms Taback ( Book )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 1,272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The reader is invited to guess which animal is hiding beneath fold-outs that reveal a succession of clues
Road builders by B. G Hennessy ( Book )
6 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 1,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explains how a road is built first introducing the crew, then showing all the trucks in action, and finally showing the brand-new road as it comes to bustling life
I miss you every day by Simms Taback ( Book )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A little girl misses someone so much that she wraps herself up like a package and sends herself through the mail
Jason's bus ride by Harriet Ziefert ( Book )
11 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and held by 1,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jason becomes a hero when he takes a bus ride
Snakey riddles by Katy Hall ( Book )
5 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An illustrated collection of riddles about snakes, including "What kind of snake do you find on the front of your car? A windshield viper!"
Sam's Wild West Show by Nancy Antle ( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sam and his Wild West Show entertain the townsfolk and catch two bank robbers before moving on to the next town
Fishy riddles by Katy Hall ( Book )
4 editions published between 1983 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of simple riddles about fish
When I first came to this land by Harriet Ziefert ( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Illustrations and words to a traditional song describe the adventures of a pioneer who buys a farm and builds life for himself and his family
Bunny riddles by Katy Hall ( Book )
6 editions published between 1986 and 1993 in English and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An illustrated collection of insect riddles including "Why do bees hum? They don't know the words!" and "What is the best year for grasshoppers? Leap year!"
Spacey riddles by Katy Hall ( Book )
4 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Riddles about the sun, stars, moon, planets, and space travel
Simms Taback's big book of words by Simms Taback ( Book )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Illustrations and text present common toys, articles of clothing, foods and animals
Who said moo? by Harriet Ziefert ( Book )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lift-the-flap book in which the reader can help Red Rooster find out which farm animal answered "Moo" when he crowed one sunny morning
Joseph had a little overcoat by Simms Taback ( Recording )
17 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A very old overcoat is recycled numerous times into a variety of garments
Laughing together : giggles and grins from around the globe ( Book )
2 editions published between 1977 and 1992 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of jokes, cartoons, riddles, rhymes, and short tales from around the world, with many jokes in the original language as well as English
 
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Alternative Names
Tabakku, Shimuzu 1932-2011
タバック, シムズ
Languages
English (190)
German (1)
Chinese (1)
French (1)
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