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Shulevitz, Uri 1935-

Overview
Works: 141 works in 517 publications in 10 languages and 40,361 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Folklore  History  Biography  Children's audiobooks  Braille books  Fairy tales  Stories in rhyme 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Editor, Scribe
Classifications: PZ7.S5594,
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Publications about Uri Shulevitz
Publications by Uri Shulevitz
Most widely held works about Uri Shulevitz
 
Most widely held works by Uri Shulevitz
The fool of the world and the flying ship : a Russian tale by Arthur Ransome( Book )
18 editions published between 1968 and 1998 in English and held by 3,758 libraries worldwide
When the Czar proclaims that he will marry his daughter to the man who brings him a flying ship, the Fool of the World sets out to try his luck and meets some unusual companions on the way
Snow by Uri Shulevitz( Book )
38 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,732 libraries worldwide
As snowflakes slowly come down, one by one, people in the city ignore them, and only a boy and his dog think the snowfall will amount to anything
The treasure by Uri Shulevitz( Book )
35 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 3,019 libraries worldwide
Obeying the voice in his dreams, Isaac makes the long journey to the capital city, where he is to look for a treasure beneath the bridge by the royal palace
One Monday morning by Uri Shulevitz( Book )
41 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,996 libraries worldwide
In this cumulative story, a little boy imagines that a king and queen and their growing entourage return each morning of the week to visit him until he is finally home to greet them at his home in the city
SoSleepyStory by Uri Shulevitz( Book )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,546 libraries worldwide
In the quiet of the night, a sleepy sleepy boy awakes to find the dishes, chairs, and clocks enjoying themselves. In a sleepy sleepy house everything is so sleepy - until music drifts in through an open window. Chairs begin to rock, dishes begin to dance, and a sleepy boy opens his eyes to the revelry of the once-sleepy house. Then, softly, the music drifts out, and everything is sleepy sleepy once more
Writing with pictures : how to write and illustrate children's books by Uri Shulevitz( Book )
16 editions published between 1985 and 1997 in English and held by 1,500 libraries worldwide
How to write and illustrate children's books
Dawn by Uri Shulevitz( Book )
22 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,339 libraries worldwide
Camped for the night by a lake, a boy and his grandfather experience dawn from their row boat
Rain rain rivers by Uri Shulevitz( Book )
21 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,230 libraries worldwide
A child indoors watches the rain on the window and in the streets and tells how it falls on the fields, hills, and seas
What is a wise bird like you doing in a silly tale like this by Uri Shulevitz( Book )
5 editions published in 2000 in French and English and held by 1,221 libraries worldwide
Relates the doings of the Emperor of Pickleberry and his ingenious talking bird Lou
The golem by Isaac Bashevis Singer( Book )
8 editions published between 1982 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 1,203 libraries worldwide
A clay giant miraculously brought to life by a saintly rabbi saves a Jewish banker who has been falsely accused in the Prague of Emperor Rudolf II
The travels of Benjamin of Tudela : through three continents in the twelfth century by Uri Shulevitz( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 988 libraries worldwide
A fictionalized account of the travels of Benjamin, a Jewish man from Tudela, Spain, who, in 1159, set out on a fourteen-year-long journey that took him to Italy, Greece, Palestine, Persia, China, Egypt, and Sicily
Hosni the dreamer : an Arabian tale by Ehud Ben-ʻEzer( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 933 libraries worldwide
Hosni, a shepherd living in the desert, finally realizes his dream of traveling to the city where he spends his gold dinar in a way which changes his life forever
Dusk by Uri Shulevitz( Book )
11 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 907 libraries worldwide
"Boy with dog and grandfather with beard watch holiday lights turn on in the city"--
The diamond tree : Jewish tales from around the world by Howard Schwartz( Book )
4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 897 libraries worldwide
A collection of Jewish traditional nursery tales from many different countries
The golden goose by Uri Shulevitz( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 859 libraries worldwide
Simpleton's generosity helps him gain a princess for his bride
The magician; an adaptation from the Yiddish of I.L. Peretz by Uri Shulevitz( Book )
9 editions published between 1973 and 1985 in English and held by 847 libraries worldwide
An old couple, with neither food nor candles to celebrate Passover, receive a mysterious visitor who supplies everything they need
Hanukah money by Uri Shulevitz( Book )
4 editions published between 1978 and 1991 in English and held by 840 libraries worldwide
Two young brothers wonder how much money they will receive from their relatives for Hanukkah
The secret room by Uri Shulevitz( Book )
10 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 782 libraries worldwide
The king's clever treasurer tries to clear his name when the chief minister accuses the treasurer of stealing
When I wore my sailor suit by Uri Shulevitz( Book )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 657 libraries worldwide
A young child spends the day imagining himself to be a sailor on a grand adventure
The fools of Chelm and their history by Isaac Bashevis Singer( Book )
14 editions published between 1973 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 657 libraries worldwide
Even though they were poor, the people of Chelm were content with their lives until the Council of Sages made them aware of their problems
 
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Alternative Names
Shulevits, Uri
Shulevits Uri 1935-....
Shulevitz, U.
Uri Shulevitz American children's illustrator and writer
Uri Shulevitz auteur d'ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Uri Shulevitz Pools schrijver
אורי שולביץ
שולביץ, אורי 1935-
슐레비츠, 우리 1935-
슐레비츠, 유리 1935-
シュルヴィッツ, ユリー
シュレビッツ, U
Languages
English (195)
French (28)
Spanish (18)
Japanese (15)
Chinese (15)
Korean (7)
Hebrew (6)
Italian (3)
Polish (2)
Basque (1)
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