WorldCat Identities

Gerstein, Mordicai

Overview
Works: 171 works in 425 publications in 1 language and 63,233 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Stories, plots, etc  History  Picture books  Biography  Graphic novels  Fantasy fiction  Hanukkah stories  War stories 
Roles: Illustrator, Director, Animator
Classifications: PZ7.G325, [E]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mordicai Gerstein
The man who walked between the towers by Mordicai Gerstein ( Recording )
23 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 4,502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lyrical evocation of Philippe Petit's 1974 tightrope walk between the World Trade Center towers
Applesauce season by Eden Ross Lipson ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 2,422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A child recounts a family's annual applesauce-making ritual, from buying apples at a farmer's market, through cooking and milling the fruit, to eating the finished product on potato pancakes, gingerbread, or even plain
Carolinda Clatter by Mordicai Gerstein ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 2,276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The excessively quiet town of Pupickton and the sleeping lovesick giant upon which it was built, are both awakened by the joyful noise of a little girl's songs
The old country by Mordicai Gerstein ( Book )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 2,186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A grandmother tells her story of being tricked into exchanging her young body with that of a fox and trying to get it back while a war tore apart her home and her country
The mountains of Tibet by Mordicai Gerstein ( Book )
15 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After dying, a Tibetan woodcutter is given the choice of going to heaven or to live another life anywhere in the universe
Frankenstein moved in on the fourth floor by Elizabeth Levy ( Book )
10 editions published between 1979 and 2002 in English and held by 1,543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Robert and Sam suspect their weird new neighbor is really Frankenstein
A book by Mordicai Gerstein ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1,436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Once in a book by Mordecai Gerstein ... there lived a family of characters." This is the tale of one little girl's search for her own story
The wild boy by Mordicai Gerstein ( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 1,339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Relates the story of a boy who grew up like a wild animal in the forests of France and was later captured and studied by doctors in Paris, but never became completely civilized
Dracula is a pain in the neck by Elizabeth Levy ( Book )
10 editions published between 1983 and 2002 in English and held by 1,260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Robert fears that his plastic Dracula doll is responsible for spooky doings at his sleep-away camp. Is Dracula haunting Camp Hunter Creek? Kids started calling Robert a vampire because he brought his Dracula doll to camp. Now Robert is afraid their teasing made the real Dracula angry. Weird things have been happening. Unearthly howling noises have been heard after sundown. Even the counselors are getting spooked. Then one night Robert and his older brother, Sam, see something that chills their very bones. Is the most famous vampire of them all really haunting Camp Hunter Creek? And if he is, will Robert be his next victim?
The camping trip that changed America : Theodore Roosevelt, John Muir, and our national parks by Barb Rosenstock ( Book )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Offers insight into the camping trip that President Theodore Roosevelt and naturalist John Muir took to the redwoods of Yosemite in 1903, during which the two men had experiences and conversations that eventually contributed to the establishment of national parks in the United States
Something queer at the library : a mystery by Elizabeth Levy ( Book )
10 editions published between 1977 and 1997 in English and held by 1,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gwen and Jill's discovery of some mutilated library books strangely links up with a dog show in which they have entered their dog
Three samurai cats : a story from Japan by Eric A Kimmel ( Book )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 1,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An adaptation of a Japanese folktale in which a feudal lord seeks a samurai cat to rid his castle of a savage rat, but soon discovers that violence is not always the best way to accomplish things
What Charlie heard by Mordicai Gerstein ( Book )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 1,123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the life of American composer Charles Ives, who wrote music which expressed all the sounds he heard in the world, but which was not well received during his lifetime
Arnold of the Ducks by Mordicai Gerstein ( Book )
4 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 1,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mistaken for a fish by a nearsighted pelican and deposited with a family of ducks, young Arnold learns to swim, fly, and eat like a duck until his curiosity finally leads him back to his human family
The story of May by Mordicai Gerstein ( Book )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The month of May travels to meet her father December, and meets all of her relatives, the other months of the year, on the way
Something queer at the ballpark, a mystery by Elizabeth Levy ( Book )
4 editions published between 1975 and 1984 in English and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gwen, an amateur sleuth, sets out to discover who took her best friend's lucky baseball bat
The jar of fools : eight Hanukkah stories from Chelm by Eric A Kimmel ( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drawing on traditional Jewish folklore, these Hanukkah stories relate the antics of the people of Chelm, thought--perhaps incorrectly--to be a town of fools
The sun's day by Mordicai Gerstein ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An hour-by-hour description of the activities that take place as the sun rises, moves through the sky, and finally sets
The white ram : a story of Abraham and Isaac by Mordicai Gerstein ( Book )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A white ram, made on the sixth day of creation, waits patiently in the garden of Eden until the time is right, then runs to save a certain child in fulfillment of God's plan
How to bicycle to the moon to plant sunflowers : a simple but brilliant plan in 24 easy steps by Mordicai Gerstein ( Book )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Too busy with school, soccer, and other activities, a young boy who wants to cheer up the sad, lonely moon presents the reader with a step-by-step plan for becoming the the first human to bicycle to the moon
 
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Alternative Names
ガースティン, モーディカイ
Languages
English (130)
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