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Schwartz, David M.

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Works: 111 works in 458 publications in 5 languages and 34,506 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Miscellanea  Fiction  Picture books  Big books 
Roles: Author
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Publications by David M Schwartz
Most widely held works by David M Schwartz
How much is a million? by David M Schwartz( Book )
44 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 3,900 libraries worldwide
Text and pictures try to make possible the conceptualization of a million, a billion, and a trillion
If you made a million by David M Schwartz( Book )
25 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and Japanese and held by 2,704 libraries worldwide
Describes the various forms which money can take, including coins, paper money, and personal checks, and how it can be used to make purchases, pay off loans, or build interest in the bank
If you hopped like a frog by David M Schwartz( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and Chinese and held by 1,761 libraries worldwide
Introduces the concept of ratio by comparing what humans would be able to do if they had bodies like different animals
Millions to measure by David M Schwartz( Book )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 1,720 libraries worldwide
Marvelosissimo the Magician explains the development of standard units of measure, and shows the simplicity of calculating length, height, weight, and volume using the metric system
G is for googol : a math alphabet book by David M Schwartz( Book )
7 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 1,556 libraries worldwide
Explains the meaning of mathematical terms which begin with the different letters of the alphabet from abacus, binary, and cubit to zillion
Supergrandpa by David M Schwartz( Book )
15 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 1,162 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of Gustaf Håkansson, the sixty-six-year-old man who in 1951 surprised the judges and the crowds by riding more than a thousand miles in the Tour of Sweden bicycle race. Includes a CD containing a reading of the story and a Swedish waltz
On beyond a million : an amazing math journey by David M Schwartz( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 1,030 libraries worldwide
Explores counting by powers of ten all the way up to the largest numbers that exist
If dogs were dinosaurs by David M Schwartz( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 815 libraries worldwide
"Explores the concepts of ratio and proportion by growing or shrinking various objects by the same amounts"--Provided by publisher. If your dog were the size of a dinosaur, his dinner would fill your bedroom! If the moon were the size of a marble, earth would fit in your hands! If your submarine sandwich was as big as its name, the pickle would be as big as a life raft! Mighty math-man David Schwartz's amazing examples of relative size, and James Warhola's hilarious, literal depictions make these mind-bending math concepts crystal clear and tons of fun. Concise, easy-to-follow back matter provides equations that show just how readers can solve these fascinating, outrageous proportional problems!
Where else in the wild? : more camouflaged creatures concealed--and revealed by David M Schwartz( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 773 libraries worldwide
Photographs, rhyming text, and gatefold pages illustrate how animals use camouflage to blend in with their natural environments and hide from predators
What in the wild? : mysteries of nature concealed-- and revealed : ear-tickling poems by David M Schwartz( Book )
8 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 649 libraries worldwide
Uncover ten mysteries of the natural world in these riddles paired with mystifying images that offer clues. Guess what creature made that pile of twigs, mass of leaves, frothy spittle, etc. And why? Answers are found by opening a generous gatefold and revealing full-color photographs
Q is for quark : a science alphabet book by David M Schwartz( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 642 libraries worldwide
Explains the meaning of scientific terms which start with the different letters of the alphabet, beginning with atom, black hole, and clone
Hummingbird by David M Schwartz( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 530 libraries worldwide
Describes the physical characteristics, habits, and stages of development of the hummingbird
Monarch butterfly by David M Schwartz( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 505 libraries worldwide
Describes the physical characteristics, habits, and stages of development of the monarch butterfly
Rotten pumpkin by David M Schwartz( Book )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 500 libraries worldwide
The amazing transformation of Jack from grinning pumpkin to mold-mottled wreckage to hopeful green shoot tells the story of decomposition. Features a teacher guide
Ladybug by David M Schwartz( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 495 libraries worldwide
Describes the physical characteristics, habits, and stages of development of the ladybug
The hidden life of the pond by David M Schwartz( Book )
2 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 490 libraries worldwide
Photographs and text introduce the animals, insects, and plants in a pond
La culebra verde by David M Schwartz( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 473 libraries worldwide
Explains the characteristics, habits, and stages of development of the green snake
The hidden life of the forest by Dwight Kuhn( Book )
2 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 455 libraries worldwide
Photographs and text introduce the animals, insects, and plants in a forest
Jumping spider by David M Schwartz( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 436 libraries worldwide
Discusses the life cycle of a jumping spider
 
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Alternative Names
Schwartz, David 1951-
Schwartz, David M.
슈워츠, 데이비드 M
シュワルツ, デビット・M
Languages
English (138)
Spanish (11)
French (4)
Japanese (4)
Chinese (1)
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