WorldCat Identities

Stern, Simon 1943-

Overview
Works: 65 works in 203 publications in 11 languages and 3,394 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Terms and phrases  Humorous fiction  Ghost stories  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Editor, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.E1267, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Simon Stern
Pirates by Brenda Thompson( Book )

3 editions published between 1974 and 1977 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly discusses piracy and some famous pirates between 1500 and 1800
Inside mom : an illustrated account of conception, pregnancy, and childbirth by Sylvia Caveney( Book )

3 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains in text and illustrations the birth cycle from conception to the birth of the baby and discusses the physical and social aspects of this process
The life and fables of Aesop; a selection from the version of Sir Roger L'Estrange by Roger L'Estrange( Book )

12 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hobyahs : an old story by Simon Stern( Book )

5 editions published between 1977 and 1983 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Dog Turpie saves his master's family from the Hobyahs
Dragonfall 5 and the space cowboys by Brian Earnshaw( Book )

7 editions published between 1972 and 1986 in English and Spanish and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Space cowboys encounter cattle rustlers, extraterrestrials, and ingenious methods of locomotion on a "broken world" in outer space
Mrs. Vinegar by Simon Stern( Book )

13 editions published between 1977 and 1989 in 4 languages and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. and Mrs. Vinegar live in a vinegar bottle until one day while cleaning it, the bottle broke, then they set off to find their fortune
Dragonfall 5 and the Royal Beast by Brian Earnshaw( Book )

8 editions published between 1972 and 1986 in Spanish and English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Dragonfall 5 lands on the Forest Planet, a rare Royal Beast is stolen from the spaceship
Vasily & the dragon : an epic Russian fairy tale by Simon Stern( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor boy suffers murder attempts and other dangers at the hands of Marko the Rich, but lives to fulfill the prophecy at his birth: that he would one day possess all Marko's wealth
Where am I? by Sylvia Caveney( Book )

3 editions published between 1974 and 1977 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents basic information about astronomy by beginning with a child's place in his room, in his house ... on planet earth ... in the universe
Dragonfall 5 and the empty planet by Brian Earnshaw( Book )

7 editions published between 1975 and 1987 in Spanish and English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their classmates disappear from the circle of singing stones on the Empty Planet, Tim and Sanchez try to solve the mystery
The Children's Crusade by Brenda Thompson( Book )

3 editions published between 1974 and 1977 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the crusade during which thousands of children bound for Jerusalem died en route or were sold into slavery in Africa
The winds that blow by Brenda Thompson( Book )

3 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple description of the twelve different wind speeds noted by Sir Francis Beaufort in 1805 and a brief discussion of the use of wind for sailing
The bishop and the devil by Ian Serraillier( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates in verse the journey of the fourth-century Bishop of Sion as he traveled over the Alps carrying an enormous church bell
Dimboxes, epopts, and other quidams : words to describe life's indescribable people by David Grambs( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great ghost rescue by Eva Ibbotson( Book )

11 editions published between 1975 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humorous tale of ghostly intrigue as Humphrey the Horrible and his family set out to rescue their beloved home from being turned into a cinema
Grump and the hairy mammoth by Derek Sampson( Book )

15 editions published between 1971 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A grumbling Stone Age caveman plays tricks on a hairy mammoth making accidental discoveries in the process
The ballad of St. Simeon by Ian Serraillier( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A modern interpretation of St. Simeon's withdrawal from earthly evils by living on the top of a pole for forty years
Brontolone e il mammut peloso by Derek Sampson( Book )

14 editions published between 1981 and 1995 in 5 languages and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grump goes galumphing by Derek Sampson( Book )

2 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dragonfall 5 and the Master Mind by Brian Earnshaw( Book )

3 editions published between 1975 and 1983 in English and Portuguese and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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