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Weiss, Sam

Overview
Works: 110 works in 159 publications in 5 languages and 802 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Didactic fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  Film adaptations  Fables 
Roles: Director, Author, Author of screenplay, Instrumentalist, Illustrator, Performer, Film editor, ani
Classifications: PS3558.A7378, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Sam Weiss
Publications by Sam Weiss
Most widely held works by Sam Weiss
Is it always right to be right? : a tale of transforming workplace conflict into creativity and collaboration by Warren H Schmidt( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in Spanish and English and held by 212 libraries worldwide
A peacock in the land of penguins ( visu )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
Perry the Peacock, his co-workers, and the penguins learn diversity in the workplace
The reluctant dragon and, the furious flycycle ( visu )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
In The reluctant dragon, a dragon moves to a sleepy village, so the townspeople call St. George, the famous dragon exterminator, and look forward to the fight. A local lad has a chat with the dragon, however, and finds out that the dragon doesn't want to fight anyone. Is there a way to keep everybody happy? In The furious flycycle, Melvin Spitznagle, a mechanical genius, can't resist borrowing an inventor's anti-gravity pellet and trying to unravel its secrets
The Legend of John Henry an American folk tale ( visu )
6 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
An animated story which explores the life of the legendary John Henry, a Black man who pitted his strength against the new-fangled steam drill
Grimm's fairy tales ( visu )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Includes the stories "The fisherman & his wife" and "Tom Thumb." Hosted by Hayley Mills
A peacock in the land of penguins a fable about creativity & courage by B. J Gallagher( file )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and Finnish and held by 26 libraries worldwide
This newly revised corporate fable about the benefits of a diverse workplace echoes the dilemma facing businesses across the country--how to manage the increasing diversity of the workforce and capture the talent, creativity, energy, and commitment of all employees. Illustrations
Grimm's fairy tales ( visu )
3 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Includes the stories "Seven with one blow" and "The youth who wanted to shiver." Hosted by Hayley Mills
Spinning tops & tickle bops ( visu )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
The entire family will savor this richly entertaining series of three charming stories that tell children why we take care of property, why people have special jobs, and why we need each other
Shiver, gobble and snore ; The kings of snark ; The town that had no policeman ; The fisherman who needed a knife ( visu )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
The four stories demonstrate concepts of society. Why we have laws, why we have elections, why we have policemen and public services, and why we use money to buy things instead of trading goods
Race without a finish line ( visu )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
A humorous, animated video that details the monumental changes confronting organizations and shows how these changes were brought about as a result of a vast array of fundamental changes in our world-- changing markets, changing customer perceptions and changing global competition
Tom Thumb ( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Animated adaptation of the classic fairy tale in which tiny Tom Thumb overcomes dangerous obstacles despite his size
The youth who wanted to shiver ( visu )
3 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in Spanish and English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
An animated adaptation of the classic fairy tale by the Brothers Grimm, about a young boy who sets out into the world to learn how to fear and shiver
The fisherman & his wife ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 13 libraries worldwide
An animated film about a humble fisherman who nets a golden fish that grants wishes until the fisherman's wife with her preposterous wishes causes a reversal of their fortune. Based on the fairy tale entitled Vom Fischer und seiner Frau by the brothers Grimm
Pigeonholed in the land of penguins a tale of seeing beyond stereotypes by B. J Gallagher( Book )
4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
The Cave a parable ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
A fable based on Book Seven of Plato's Republic. Animation is used to present a tale in which four prisoners in a cave mistake shadows -- or illusions -- for reality. When one is released into the upper world, he comes to understand the nature of truth and the responsibility that accompanies this understanding
Pigeon-holed in the land of penguins ( visu )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
The penguins learn about stereotyping, diversity and teams in the workplace
Dang yi zhi kong que lai dao qi e guo by Ha te li( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in Chinese and held by 11 libraries worldwide
The three golden hairs ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Presents Grimm's fairy tale in which a girl has to pluck three hairs from the devil's beard before she can marry the prince she loves. For elementary grades
Ueber die Infiltration der Hirngefässe bei der progressiven Paralyse by Sam Weiss( Book )
2 editions published in 1908 in German and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Reluctant dragon by Kenneth Grahame( visu )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
An animated story about the confrontation between a dragon, who wants only to write poetry in peace, and St. George who has wearied of his dragon-slayer role. They stage a battle wherein appearances and honor are preserved
 
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Languages
English (45)
Spanish (7)
German (2)
Finnish (1)
Chinese (1)
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