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Kimmel, Eric A.

Overview
Works: 233 works in 756 publications in 7 languages and 85,302 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Legends  Hanukkah stories  Folklore  Fairy tales  Folk tales  Short stories  Myths 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PZ8.1.K567, E
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Hershel and the Hanukkah goblins by Eric A Kimmel( Book )
16 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,937 libraries worldwide
Relates how Hershel outwits the goblins that haunt the old synagogue and prevent the village people from celebrating Hanukkah
I took my frog to the library by Eric A Kimmel( Book )
29 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,281 libraries worldwide
A young girl brings her pets to the library--with predictably disastrous results
The Chanukkah guest by Eric A Kimmel( Book )
10 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 2,101 libraries worldwide
On the first night of Chanukkah, Old Bear wanders into Bubba Brayna's house and receives a delicious helping of potato latkes when she mistakes him for the rabbi
Anansi and the talking melon by Eric A Kimmel( Book )
16 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,841 libraries worldwide
1 PB/1 CD SET
Cactus soup by Eric A Kimmel( Book )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,631 libraries worldwide
During the Mexican Revolution, when a troop of hungry soldiers comes to a town where all the food has been hidden, they charm the townspeople into helping make a soup from water and a cactus thorn
Anansi goes fishing by Eric A Kimmel( Book )
15 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,549 libraries worldwide
Anansi the spider plans to trick Turtle into catching a fish for his dinner, but Turtle proves to be smarter and ends up with a free meal. Explains the origin of spider webs
The gingerbread man by Eric A Kimmel( Sound Recording )
17 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,503 libraries worldwide
A freshly baked gingerbread man escapes the old woman and old man who baked him, chanting "I'll run and run as fast as I can. You can't catch me. I'm the gingerbread man!" And he does keep running ... until he meets a wily fox
Gershon's monster : a story for the Jewish New Year by Eric A Kimmel( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 1,217 libraries worldwide
When his sins threaten the lives of his beloved twin children, a Jewish man finally repents of his wicked ways
The three princes : a tale from the Middle East by Eric A Kimmel( Book )
6 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 1,210 libraries worldwide
A princess promises to marry the prince who finds the most precious treasure
Three samurai cats : a story from Japan by Eric A Kimmel( Book )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 1,162 libraries worldwide
An adaptation of a Japanese folktale in which a feudal lord seeks a samurai cat to rid his castle of a savage rat, but soon discovers that violence is not always the best way to accomplish things
Wonders and miracles : a Passover companion : illustrated with art spaning three thousand years by Eric A Kimmel( Book )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,141 libraries worldwide
Presents the steps performed in a traditional Passover Seder, plus stories, songs, poetry, and pictures that celebrate the historical significance of this holiday to Jews all over the world
Anansi's party time by Eric A Kimmel( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 1,055 libraries worldwide
When Anansi the spider invites Turtle to a party just to play a trick on him, Turtle gets revenge at a party of his own
The McElderry book of Greek myths by Eric A Kimmel( Book )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 992 libraries worldwide
Twelve legends of Greek mythology, from Pandora and her dreaded box to Icarus with his wings of was, and greedy King Midas
The magic dreidels : a Hanukkah story by Eric A Kimmel( Book )
4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 980 libraries worldwide
When an old lady swindles him out of his magic dreidels, Jacob tries to get them back in time for the family's Hanukkah celebration
The runaway tortilla by Eric A Kimmel( Book )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 978 libraries worldwide
In this Southwestern version of the Gingerbread Man, a tortilla runs away from the woman who is about to cook him
The three little tamales by Eric A Kimmel( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 939 libraries worldwide
In this variation of "The Three Little Pigs" set in the Southwest, three little tamales escape from a restaurant before they can be eaten, and set up homes in the prairie, cornfield, and desert
Iron John by Eric A Kimmel( Book )
3 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 910 libraries worldwide
With help of Iron John, the wild man of the forest who is under a curse, a young prince makes his way in the world and finds his true love
 
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Alternative Names
Eric Kimmel Amerikaans schrijver
Eric Kimmel écrivain américain
Eric Kimmel escritor estadounidense
Kimmel, Eric A.
Kimmel, Eric A. 1946-
Эрик Киммел
키멜, 에릭 A
킴멜, 에릭 A
キメル, エリック・A.
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