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Wisniewski, David

Overview
Works: 55 works in 156 publications in 3 languages and 21,322 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Legends  Humor  Biography  Folklore  Pictorial works  Picture books 
Roles: Author
Classifications: BM531, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about David Wisniewski
 
Most widely held works by David Wisniewski
Golem by David Wisniewski( Book )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 4,102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A saintly rabbi brings to life a clay giant who helps him watch over the Jews of sixteenth-century Prague
The secret knowledge of grown-ups by David Wisniewski( Book )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 2,285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A humorous revelation of the real reasons why adults tell children to do things, such as "Eat your vegetables," "Comb your hair," and "Don't blow bubbles in your milk."
Sundiata : lion king of Mali by David Wisniewski( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 1,451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Sundiata, who overcame physical handicaps, social disgrace, and strong opposition to rule Mali in the thirteenth century
Ducky by Eve Bunting( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 1,362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A yellow plastic duck makes a long perilous journey when he is washed overboard with a crate full of bathtub toys during a storm
Rain player by David Wisniewski( Book )

8 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 1,333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To bring rain to his thirsty village, Pik challenges the rain god to a game of pok-a-tok
The warrior and the wise man by David Wisniewski( Book )

19 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and French and held by 1,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An emperor gives his twin sons, one a warrior and one a wise man, a quest to see which will rule his kingdom
Workshop by Andrew Clements( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 1,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes, in rhyming text and illustrations, the characteristics of tools commonly found in most toolboxes
Master man : a tall tale of Nigeria by Aaron Shepard( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 1,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boastful strong man learns a lesson harder than his muscles when he encounters one of Nigeria's superheroes in this Hausa tale which explains the origin of thunder
The wave of the Sea-Wolf by David Wisniewski( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kchokeen, a Tlingit princess, is rescued from drowning by a guardian spirit that later enables Kchokeen to summon a great wave and save her people from hostile strangers
Elfwyn's saga : story and pictures by David Wisniewski( Book )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in English and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although born blind because of a curse cast on her family by an evil enemy, Elfwyn finds a way to erase the curse with the help of the Hidden Folk
Sumo Mouse by David Wisniewski( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an evil toy store owner brings crime to the city of Tokyo, only a mysterious, and large, hero is able to defeat the villain
I'll play with you by Mary McKenna Siddals( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children speak to the sun, wind, clouds, rain, stars, and moon, asking to play with them
Halloweenies by David Wisniewski( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five stories offer comical rewrites of well-known horror movies
Worlds of shadow : teaching with shadow puppetry by David Wisniewski( Book )

5 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stage directions, puppet patterns, scripts, projected scenery ideas, and a full range of special effects will help with any performance - from simple songs and rhymes to full-blown stories and plays
American holidays and special days by George Schaun( Book )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handbook of holidays, not only explaining a great number of them honoring people and historical events, but also listing them alphabetically and chronologically
Amanda joins the circus by Avi( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Awesome! That's the only word Amanda the raccoon can think of to describe the circus, and she's determined to join it as a clown. Her brother, Phillip, wants to join the circus, too. But the two raccoons don't know there's someone who plans to close the circus down -- and they're headed for a showdown in the center ring. With the help of a monkey football league, some dastardly villains, and a real clown, the raccoons cook up the performance of a lifetime
Rain player by David Wisniewski( Recording )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in Undetermined and English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To bring rain to his thirsty village, Pik challenges the rain god to a game of pok-a-tok
Keep your eye on Amanda! by Avi( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amanda the raccoon tries to be a professional thief but her brother recruits the other animals in town in the effort to try to stop Amanda
Gonna make it by J-Saint( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This brief video presents information on incest and date rape using a rap song and images. The accompanying resource guide provides discussion questions, print resources, the lyrics to the song, statistics on sexual violence, and a listing by county of the Pennsylvania Rape Crisis Centers
 
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Golem
Alternative Names
David Wisniewski American writer and illustrator

David Wisniewski Amerikaans schrijver (1953-2002)

ウィスニーウスキー, デイビッド

ウィズネスキー, デイビッド

Languages
English (90)

French (10)

Japanese (3)

Covers
The secret knowledge of grown-upsSundiata : lion king of MaliDuckyRain playerThe warrior and the wise manWorkshopMaster man : a tall tale of NigeriaThe wave of the Sea-Wolf