Berman, Ruth 1942-
Most widely held works by Ruth Berman
Dear poppa : the World War II Berman family letters ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 167 libraries worldwide
The Kerlan Awards in children's literature, 1975-2001 ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
Since 1975 the Children's Literature Research Collections have awarded a prize to an author or illustrator in the field of children's literature, representing "singular attainment in the creation of children's literature." This book is an anthology of the acceptance speeches of these winners, supplemented by biographic material and related manuscripts or preliminary drawings of artwork.
Cinema spec : tales of Hollywood and fantasy ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
"Cinema spec : tales of Hollywood and fantasy views moving pictures in all their forms, real and imaginary, from shadow plays to classic films, from videocassettes to animated tattoos. 32 authors have contributed flash fiction, short stories, and poetry to the anthology, transporting us back to a time when flames flickered and paintings waltzed on cave walls, and forward to possible futures when the heavens themselves might serve as vidscreens. Along the way, we make multiple stops in Hollywood, the one we know and the one that could never exist, from 30s noir to extraterrestrial infiltration, from a magical 'gangland' to destruction after 'the big one.' Come join us in the dark"--p.  of cover.
Sissajig and other surprises by Ruth Plumly Thompson ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
A new collection from the works of Ruth Plumly Thompson, based on the Sissajig stories and including tales about characters who later appeared in Oz. This collection brings the Perhappsy Chaps, Ruth's Nonsense Verse, several Oz Poems and the Oz play, A Day In Oz, or, Scraps in Oz.
Autumn world : a novel ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
When something falls from the sky, some believe it is the sky dwellers, as foretold in the Old Religion. But the New Religion will destroy anything that threatens its hold on the capitol. The survivor faces an alien world with combating religions, rival philosophies and telepathy between twins.
The wonder book : stories, pictures, games, puzzles, hero tales, animal lore, plays, fun and fancy by Ruth Plumly Thompson ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
A Case of double identity : William Gillette and Sherlock Holmes on stage in the Twin Cities by Ruth Berman ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The 2005 Rhysling anthology : the best science fiction, fantasy, & horror poetry of 2004 ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Berman, Reuben Berman family California--Los Angeles--Hollywood Children Children's literature, American--Awards Children's literature--Authorship Children and war Criticism, interpretation, etc. Drama Fantasy fiction Fantasy fiction, American Fantasy poetry Fiction Gillette, William,--1853-1937 History Holmes, Sherlock (Fictitious character) Horror tales Illustrated children's books--Awards Interplanetary voyages Juvenile works Kerlan Award Manners and customs Minnesota--Minneapolis Minnesota--Saint Paul Motion pictures Oz (Imaginary place) Poetry Poetry Records and correspondence Religion Science fiction Science fiction poetry Sherlock Holmes (Gillette, William) Short stories Theater United States World War (1939-1945) Youth