WorldCat Identities

Shulevitz, Uri 1935-

Overview
Works: 142 works in 509 publications in 14 languages and 40,457 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Folklore  Biography  Braille books  Children's audiobooks  History 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Editor, Scribe
Classifications: PZ7.S5594, [E]
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Most widely held works by Uri Shulevitz
The fool of the world and the flying ship : a Russian tale by Arthur Ransome( Book )

24 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 4,051 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Czar proclaims that he will marry his daughter to the man who brings him a flying ship, the Fool of the World sets out to try his luck and meets some unusual companions on the way
Snow by Uri Shulevitz( Book )

39 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As snowflakes slowly come down, one by one, people in the city ignore them, and only a boy and his dog think that the snowfall will amount to anything
The treasure by Uri Shulevitz( Book )

35 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Obeying the voice in his dreams, Isaac makes the long journey to the capital city, where he is to look for a treasure beneath the bridge by the royal palace
One Monday morning by Uri Shulevitz( Book )

42 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this cumulative story, a little boy imagines that a king and queen and their growing entourage return each morning of the week to visit him until he is finally home to greet them at his home in the city
SoSleepyStory by Uri Shulevitz( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in French and English and held by 1,551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the quiet of the night, a sleepy sleepy boy awakes to find the dishes, chairs, and clocks enjoying themselves. In a sleepy sleepy house everything is so sleepy - until music drifts in through an open window. Chairs begin to rock, dishes begin to dance, and a sleepy boy opens his eyes to the revelry of the once-sleepy house. Then, softly, the music drifts out, and everything is sleepy sleepy once more
Writing with pictures : how to write and illustrate children's books by Uri Shulevitz( Book )

14 editions published between 1985 and 1997 in English and held by 1,496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to write and illustrate children's books
Dawn by Uri Shulevitz( Book )

22 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billedbog med lidt tekst og gode illustrationer der beskriver daggryet
Rain rain rivers by Uri Shulevitz( Book )

18 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child indoors watches the rain on the window and in the streets and tells how it falls on the fields, hills, and seas
What is a wise bird like you doing in a silly tale like this by Uri Shulevitz( Book )

5 editions published in 2000 in French and English and held by 1,243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the doings of the Emperor of Pickleberry and his ingenious talking bird Lou
The golem by Isaac Bashevis Singer( Book )

9 editions published between 1982 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 1,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A clay giant miraculously brought to life by a saintly rabbi saves a Jewish banker who has been falsely accused in the Prague of Emperor Rudolf II
The travels of Benjamin of Tudela : through three continents in the twelfth century by Uri Shulevitz( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictionalized account of the travels of Benjamin, a Jewish man from Tudela, Spain, who, in 1159, set out on a fourteen-year-long journey that took him to Italy, Greece, Palestine, Persia, China, Egypt, and Sicily
Hosni the dreamer : an Arabian tale by Ehud Ben-ʻEzer( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hosni, a shepherd living in the desert, finally realizes his dream of traveling to the city where he spends his gold dinar in a way which changes his life forever
The diamond tree : Jewish tales from around the world by Howard Schwartz( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Jewish traditional nursery tales from many different countries
Dusk by Uri Shulevitz( Book )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and French and held by 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Boy with dog and grandfather with beard watch holiday lights turn on in the city"--
The magician; an adaptation from the Yiddish of I.L. Peretz by Uri Shulevitz( Book )

8 editions published between 1973 and 1985 in English and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old couple, with neither food nor candles to celebrate Passover, receive a mysterious visitor who supplies everything they need
Hanukah money by Uri Shulevitz( Book )

4 editions published between 1978 and 1991 in English and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two young brothers wonder how much money they will receive from their relatives for Hanukkah
The golden goose by Uri Shulevitz( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simpleton's generosity helps him gain a princess for his bride
The secret room by Uri Shulevitz( Book )

10 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The king's clever treasurer tries to clear his name when the chief minister accuses the treasurer of stealing
The fools of Chelm and their history by Isaac Bashevis Singer( Book )

19 editions published between 1973 and 1996 in 6 languages and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even though they were poor, the people of Chelm were content with their lives until the Council of Sages made them aware of their problems
When I wore my sailor suit by Uri Shulevitz( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young child spends the day imagining himself to be a sailor on a grand adventure
 
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Audience level: 0.14 (from 0.03 for What is a ... to 0.76 for Otōsan no ...)

The fool of the world and the flying ship : a Russian tale
Alternative Names
Shulevits, Uri

Shulevits Uri 1935-....

Shulevitz, U.

Uri Shulevitz American children's illustrator and writer

אורי שולביץ

שולביץ, אורי 1935-

シュルヴィッツ, ユリー

シュレビッツ, U

Languages
English (191)

French (32)

Spanish (19)

Chinese (12)

Japanese (9)

Korean (7)

Hebrew (6)

German (3)

Italian (3)

Polish (2)

Dutch (2)

Basque (1)

Serbian (1)

Czech (1)

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SnowThe treasureOne Monday morningSoSleepyStoryWriting with pictures : how to write and illustrate children's booksDawnRain rain riversWhat is a wise bird like you doing in a silly tale like this