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Orlev, Uri 1931-

Overview
Works: 287 works in 695 publications in 8 languages and 10,443 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Poetry  Biography  Personal narratives 
Roles: Creator, Translator, Bibliographic antecedent, Correspondent, Contributor, Recipient
Classifications: PZ7.O633, [FIC]
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Run, boy, run : a novel by Uri Orlev( Book )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 1,747 libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of a nine-year-old boy who escapes the Warsaw Ghetto and must survive throughout the war in the Nazi-occupied Polish countryside
The man from the other side by Uri Orlev( Book )
7 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in English and held by 1,676 libraries worldwide
Living on the outskirts of the Warsaw Ghetto during World War II, fourteen-year-old Marek and his grandparents shelter a Jewish man in the days before the Jewish uprising
The island on Bird Street by Uri Orlev( Book )
13 editions published between 1981 and 1992 in English and held by 1,542 libraries worldwide
During World War II a Jewish boy is left on his own for months in a ruined house in the Warsaw Ghetto, where he must learn all the tricks of survival under constantly life-threatening conditions
Lydia, queen of Palestine by Uri Orlev( Book )
8 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 899 libraries worldwide
Ten-year-old Lydia describes her childhood escapades in pre-World War II Romania, her struggles to understand her parents' divorce amid the chaos of the war, and her life on a kibbutz in Palestine. Based on the life of the Israeli poet Arianna Haran
The lady with the hat by Uri Orlev( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 764 libraries worldwide
In 1947, seventeen-year-old Yulek, the only member of his immediate family to survive the German concentration camps, joins a group of young Jews preparing to live on a kibbutz in Israel, unaware that his aunt living in London is looking for him
The song of the whales by Uri Orlev( Book )
7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 610 libraries worldwide
At age eight, Mikha'el knows he is different from other boys, but over the course of three years as he helps his parents care for his elderly grandfather in Jerusalem, Grandpa teaches Mikha'el to use the gift they share of making other people's dreams sweeter
The lead soldiers : a novel by Uri Orlev( Book )
6 editions published between 1956 and 1980 in English and Hebrew and held by 473 libraries worldwide
Lauf, Junge, lauf : Roman by Uri Orlev( Book )
20 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in German and Undetermined and held by 93 libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of a nine-year-old boy who escapes the Warsaw Ghetto and must survive throughout the war in the Nazi-occupied Polish countryside. Run, Boy, Run is the extraordinary account of one boy"s survival of the Holocaust. Srulik is only eight years old when he finds himself all alone in the Warsaw ghetto. He escapes into the countryside where he spends the ensuing years hiding in the forest, dependent on the sympathies and generosity of the poor farmers in the surrounding area. Despite the seemingly insurmountable odds, several chases, captures, attempted executions, and even the loss of his arm, Srulik miraculously survives
Ḥayale ʻoferet by Uri Orlev( Book )
10 editions published between 1956 and 2001 in Hebrew and held by 87 libraries worldwide
L'isola in via degli uccelli by Uri Orlev( Book )
10 editions published between 1009 and 2009 in Italian and held by 81 libraries worldwide
During World War II a Jewish boy is left on his own for months in a ruined house in the Warsaw Ghetto, where he must learn all the tricks of survival under constantly life-threatening conditions
Hairy Tuesday by Uri Orlev( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
Three-year-old Michael hates having his hair washed in the bathtub every Tuesday night, a time when he cries and cries
Die Insel in der Vogelstrasse by Uri Orlev( Book )
25 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in German and Undetermined and held by 71 libraries worldwide
De 11-jarige joodse jongen Alex heeft zich in een Pools getto verstopt voor de Duitse soldaten. Hij wacht op zijn vader die beloofd heeft na enkele dagen terug te komen, maar de dagen worden maanden
La abuela tejedora by Uri Orlev( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in Spanish and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Because the old grandmother can't find a place to live when she arrives in a small city, she knits herself a home and grandchildren to keep her company. But when she tries to take them to the local school, they are turned away for being different
Der Mann von der anderen Seite by Uri Orlev( Book )
11 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in German and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Living on the outskirts of the Warsaw Ghetto during World War II, fourteen-year-old Marek and his grandparents shelter a Jewish man in the days before the Jewish uprising
La nonna sul filo by Uri Orlev( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in Italian and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Julek und die Dame mit dem Hut : Roman by Uri Orlev( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in German and held by 43 libraries worldwide
In 1947, seventeen-year-old Yulek, the only member of his immediate family to survive the German concentration camps, joins a group of young Jews preparing to live on a kibbutz in Israel, unaware that his aunt living in London is looking for him
Corri ragazzo, corri : romanzo by Uri Orlev( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in Italian and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of a nine-year-old boy who escapes the Warsaw Ghetto and must survive throughout the war in the Nazi-occupied Polish countryside. Run, Boy, Run is the extraordinary account of one boy"s survival of the Holocaust. Srulik is only eight years old when he finds himself all alone in the Warsaw ghetto. He escapes into the countryside where he spends the ensuing years hiding in the forest, dependent on the sympathies and generosity of the poor farmers in the surrounding area. Despite the seemingly insurmountable odds, several chases, captures, attempted executions, and even the loss of his arm, Srulik miraculously survives
Battista e il leone by Uri Orlev( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in Italian and held by 41 libraries worldwide
The lion on Michael's T-shirt comes to life and jumps off, and Michael must convince him to get back onto the shirt before his parents find out
La pequeña niña grande by Uri Orlev( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in Spanish and German and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Une île, rue des Oiseaux by Uri Orlev( Book )
15 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in French and held by 40 libraries worldwide
During World War II a Jewish boy is left on his own for months in a ruined house in the Warsaw Ghetto, where he must learn all the tricks of survival under constantly life-threatening conditions
 
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Alternative Names
Olrev, Uri, 1931-
Orlev, Ori.
Orlev, Ori, 1931-
Orlev, Uri
ʾŌrlev, ʾŪrī, 1931-
Orlovsḳi, Uri, 1931-
Orlovsḳi, Yureḳ, 1931-
Orlovsky, Uri.
Orlovsky, Uri, 1931-
Orłowski, Jerzy H.
Orłowski, Jerzy H., 1931-
Orlowski, Jerzy-Henryk 1931-
Orłowski, Jerzy Henryk 1931- Frueherer Name
Orłowski, Jurek, 1931-
Orurebu, Ūrī, 1931-
ʾWr-Leb ʾWriy 1931-....
'Wrleb, 'Wriy.
ʾWrleb ʾWriy 1931-....
ʾWrlwbsqiy ʾWriy 1931-....
ʾWrlwbsqiy Ywreq 1931-....
Орлев, Ури, 1931-
אור לב, אורי
אור-לב אורי 1931-....
אורלב, אורי
אורלב, אורי, 1391־
אורלב, אורי, 1931־
אורלובסקי, אורי
אורלובסקי אורי 1931-....
אורלובסקי, יורק
אורלובסקי יורק 1931-....
ウーリー・オルレブ, 1931-
オルレブ, ウリ
Languages
German (73)
English (57)
Italian (20)
Hebrew (18)
French (17)
Spanish (12)
Japanese (5)
Polish (4)
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