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Fleischman, Sid 1920-2010

Works: 269 works in 1,163 publications in 18 languages and 72,392 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Adventure stories  Young adult works  History  Ghost stories  Humorous stories 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor, Performer, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.F5992, [FIC]
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The whipping boy by Sid Fleischman( Book )
119 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in 13 languages and held by 7,311 libraries worldwide
A bratty prince and his whipping boy have many adventures when they inadvertently trade places after becoming involved with dangerous outlaws
The entertainer and the dybbuk by Sid Fleischman( Book )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 3,485 libraries worldwide
A struggling American ventriloquist in post-World War II Europe is possessed by the mischievous spirit of a young Jewish boy killed in the Holocaust. Author's note details the murder of over one million children by the Nazis during the 1930s and 1940s
The Dream Stealer by Sid Fleischman( Book )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 2,729 libraries worldwide
A plucky Mexican girl tries to recover her dream from the Dream Stealer who takes her to his castle where countless dreams and even more adventures await
Jim Ugly by Sid Fleischman( Book )
28 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,728 libraries worldwide
The adventures of twelve-year-old Jake and Jim Ugly, his father's part-mongrel, part-wolf dog, as they travel through the Old West trying to find out what really happened to Jake's actor father
Bandit's moon by Sid Fleischman( Book )
14 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 2,249 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Annyrose relates her adventures with Joaquín Murieta and his band of outlaws in the California gold-mining region during the mid-1800s
The 13th floor : a ghost story by Sid Fleischman( Book )
24 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 2,123 libraries worldwide
When his older sister disappears, twelve-year-old Buddy Stebbins follows her back in time and finds himself aboard a seventeenth-century pirate ship captained by a distant relative
Escape! : the story of the great Houdini by Sid Fleischman( Book )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 2,112 libraries worldwide
A biography of the magician, ghost chaser, aviator, and king of escape artists whose amazing feats are remembered long after his death in 1926. Profiling his early years, personal life, and great accomplishments in show business, the story of the famous magician, Harry Houdini, comes to life through a review of his greatest tricks and most amazing feats, complete with index, photos, and author's notes
The midnight horse by Sid Fleischman( Book )
26 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 2,085 libraries worldwide
On a coach bound for Cricklewood, the orphan boy Touch caught his first glimpse of the haunt named The Great Chaffalo. According to rumor, he was once a famous magician who could turn a pile of straw into a horse. Now, Touch needs the ghost's help in order to escape his wicked great-uncle. So, with an armload of straw and a determined spirit, Touch makes his plea to The Great Chaffalo--and, magically, a horse appears! But can magic save Touch when his great-uncle's schemes grow even more villainous?
By the great horn spoon! by Sid Fleischman( Book )
56 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 11 languages and held by 2,081 libraries worldwide
The story of a young boy who lives with his proper Bostonian aunts and their very correct butler. When their money runs perilously low, the boy and the butler stow away on a ship bound for the gold fields of California and many adventures follow
The ghost in the noonday sun by Sid Fleischman( Book )
44 editions published between 1965 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 2,045 libraries worldwide
Because Captain Scratch thinks Oliver Finch can see ghosts, he shanghais the boy abroad a pirate ship bound from Nantucket in search of buried treasure. Devious methods enable Oliver to outwit Scratch
Humbug Mountain by Sid Fleischman( Book )
31 editions published between 1978 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 1,746 libraries worldwide
A young boy and his wandering family foil villains and rout nasty varmints as they make a home for themselves in a beached boat on the banks of the Missouri
McBroom's ghost by Sid Fleischman( Book )
14 editions published between 1971 and 1998 in English and held by 1,735 libraries worldwide
The McBroom family is plagued by a mysterious ghost that visits their farm after every prolonged freezing spell
The ghost on Saturday night by Sid Fleischman( Book )
26 editions published between 1974 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 1,710 libraries worldwide
When Professor Pepper gives Opie tickets to a ghost-raising instead of a nickel in payment for being guided through the dense fog, Opie manages to make money anyway by helping to thwart a bank robbery
The trouble begins at 8 : a life of Mark Twain in the wild, wild West by Sid Fleischman( Book )
6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,687 libraries worldwide
Here, in high style, is the story of a wisecracking adventurer who came of age in the untamed West. A rebel who surprised himself by becoming the most famous American of his time
McBroom tells the truth by Sid Fleischman( Book )
13 editions published between 1966 and 1998 in English and held by 1,667 libraries worldwide
After leaving their rocky Connecticut farm to seek their fortunes in the West, Josh McBroom, his wife Melissa, and their eleven redheaded children stop in Iowa where they become the owners of a small but very unusual piece of property
The scarebird by Sid Fleischman( Book )
14 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,556 libraries worldwide
A lonely old farmer realizes the value of human friendship when a young man comes to help him and his scarecrow with their farm
McBroom tells a lie by Sid Fleischman( Book )
11 editions published between 1976 and 1999 in English and held by 1,478 libraries worldwide
A farmer and his family save their farm by using a popcorn machine, frozen sunlight and jumping beans
The giant rat of Sumatra : or, Pirates galore by Sid Fleischman( Book )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,456 libraries worldwide
A cabin boy on a pirate ship finds himself in San Diego in 1846 as war breaks out between the United States and Mexico
Mr. Mysterious & Company / by Sid Fleischman ; illustrated by Eric von Schmidt by Sid Fleischman( Book )
26 editions published between 1962 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 1,428 libraries worldwide
The adventures of a family of magicians traveling across the western deserts and plains in the 1880s
Chancy and the grand rascal by Sid Fleischman( Book )
22 editions published between 1966 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 1,324 libraries worldwide
En dreng og hans onkel narrer en slyngel, fører en gnier bag lyset og fanger en flok fredløse
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Alternative Names

controlled identity March, Carl, 1920-2010

Brindle, Max 1920-2010
Filāīšmān, Sid 1920-2010
Fleischman, A. S. 1920-2010
Fleischman, A. S. (Albert Sidney), 1920-2010
Fleischman, Albert S. 1920-2010
Fleischman, Albert Sidney.
Fleischman Albert Sidney 1920-....
Fleischman, Albert Sidney 1920-2010
Fleischman, Sid
Fleischman, Sid 1920-
Furaishuman, Shido 1920-2010
Marc, Carl 1920-2010
フライシュマン, S
フライシュマン, シド
English (376)
Spanish (39)
German (36)
French (25)
Japanese (14)
Danish (9)
Swedish (5)
Finnish (5)
Dutch (5)
Italian (3)
Catalan (3)
Chinese (2)
Persian (2)
Basque (2)
Czech (2)
Portuguese (1)
Korean (1)
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