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Taback, Simms

Overview
Works: 131 works in 437 publications in 8 languages and 37,781 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Folklore  Fiction  Humor  Toy and movable books  Pictorial works  Picture books  Board books  Stories in rhyme  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Editor
Classifications: PZ8.3.T1145, E
Publication Timeline
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Joseph had a little overcoat by Simms Taback( Book )
39 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 4,742 libraries worldwide
A very old overcoat is recycled numerous times into a variety of garments
There was an old lady who swallowed a fly by Simms Taback( Book )
31 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in 6 languages and held by 3,604 libraries worldwide
Presents the traditional version of a famous American folk poem first heard in the U.S. in the 1940's with illustrations on die-cut pages that reveal all that the old lady swallows
Kibitzers and fools : tales my zayda (grandfather) told me by Simms Taback( Book )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 3,084 libraries worldwide
Thirteen brief, illustrated, traditional Jewish tales, each accompanied by an appropriate saying
This is the house that Jack built by Simms Taback( Book )
12 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,881 libraries worldwide
A cumulative nursery rhyme about the chain of events that started when Jack built a house
Too much noise by Ann McGovern( Book )
19 editions published between 1957 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,411 libraries worldwide
Peter complains his house is too noisy so the wise man advises him to obtain some rather unusual house guests
Two little witches : a Halloween counting story by Harriet Ziefert( Book )
15 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 1,271 libraries worldwide
While trick-or-treating, two little witches meet other creatures out on Halloween night
Road builders by B. G Hennessy( Book )
6 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 1,206 libraries worldwide
Explains how a road is built first introducing the crew, then showing all the trucks in action, and finally showing the brand-new road as it comes to bustling life
I miss you every day by Simms Taback( Book )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,076 libraries worldwide
Littérature de jeunesse en langue anglaise
Jason's bus ride by Harriet Ziefert( Book )
11 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and held by 1,007 libraries worldwide
Jason becomes a hero when he takes a bus ride
Snakey riddles by Katy Hall( Book )
5 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and held by 886 libraries worldwide
An illustrated collection of riddles about snakes, including "What kind of snake do you find on the front of your car? A windshield viper!"
Sam's Wild West Show by Nancy Antle( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 871 libraries worldwide
Sam and his Wild West Show entertain the townsfolk and catch two bank robbers before moving on to the next town
Fishy riddles by Katy Hall( Book )
4 editions published between 1983 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 840 libraries worldwide
A collection of simple riddles about fish such as "Why are fish so smart? They are always in schools."
When I first came to this land by Harriet Ziefert( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 828 libraries worldwide
Illustrations and words to a traditional song describe the adventures of a pioneer who buys a farm and builds life for himself and his family
Buggy riddles by Katy Hall( Book )
6 editions published between 1986 and 1993 in English and held by 809 libraries worldwide
An illustrated collection of insect riddles including "Why do bees hum? They don't know the words!" and "What is the best year for grasshoppers? Leap year!"
Spacey riddles by Katy Hall( Book )
4 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 779 libraries worldwide
Riddles about the sun, stars, moon, planets, and space travel
Simms Taback's big book of words by Simms Taback( Book )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 672 libraries worldwide
Illustrations and text present common toys, articles of clothing, foods and animals
Who said moo? by Harriet Ziefert( Book )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and Japanese and held by 645 libraries worldwide
A lift-the-flap book in which the reader can help Red Rooster find out which farm animal answered "Moo" when he crowed one sunny morning
Simms Taback's great big book of spacey, snakey, buggy riddles by Katy Hall( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 608 libraries worldwide
A collection of riddles to make readers laugh -- or groan
Laughing together : giggles and grins from around the globe by Barbara K Walker( Book )
3 editions published between 1977 and 1992 in English and held by 594 libraries worldwide
A collection of jokes, cartoons, riddles, rhymes, and short tales from around the world, with many jokes in the original language as well as English
Simms Taback's city animals by Simms Taback( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 570 libraries worldwide
The reader is invited to guess which animal is hiding beneath fold-outs that reveal a succession of clues
 
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Alternative Names
Simms Taback American illustrator
Simms Taback Amerikaans illustrator (1932-2011)
Simms Taback US-amerikanischer Kinderbuchautor, Illustrator, Art Director und Grafiker
Tabakku, Shimuzu 1932-2011
Табак, Симмс 1932-2011
טבק, סימס 1932-2011
タバック, シムズ
Languages
English (178)
Japanese (9)
Chinese (9)
Korean (4)
French (2)
German (1)
Hebrew (1)
Russian (1)
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