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Pirotta, Saviour

Overview
Works: 268 works in 591 publications in 9 languages and 21,446 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Folklore  Picture books  Fairy tales  Cookbooks  Christmas stories  Young adult works 
Roles: Author, Redactor, Other
Classifications: PZ7.P6425, E
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Publications about Saviour Pirotta
Publications by Saviour Pirotta
Most widely held works about Saviour Pirotta
 
Most widely held works by Saviour Pirotta
Turtle Bay by Saviour Pirotta( Book )
5 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and Danish and held by 1,057 libraries worldwide
Taro is fascinated by the strange actions of old Jiro-San, who sweeps the sand on the beach while waiting for the arrival of Japanese sea turtles ready to lay their eggs
Joy to the world : Christmas stories from around the globe by Saviour Pirotta( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 650 libraries worldwide
Presents five folktales related to Christmas, including "The Brave Little Camel" (Syria), "Baby in the Bread" (Malta), "The Gourd of Plenty" (Ghana), "Flowers for Jesus" (Mexico), and "Babushka" (Russia)
The McElderry book of Grimms' fairy tales by Saviour Pirotta( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 592 libraries worldwide
Presents ten classic fairy tales from the Brothers Grimm, with new illustrations and updated wording
Aesop's fables by Saviour Pirotta( Book )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 530 libraries worldwide
A collection of eight fables, each introduced by Aesop, the freed slave turned master storyteller, who shares the real-life events that inspired each tale
People in the rain forest by Saviour Pirotta( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 480 libraries worldwide
Describes the people who live in rain forests around the world, how they hunt and farm, and their religions, festivals, food, and medicine
Pirates and treasure by Saviour Pirotta( Book )
5 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and Dutch and held by 478 libraries worldwide
Looks at pirates from around the world, including the Barbary Coast, the Caribbean, the Indian Ocean, and the Far East
Patrick paints a picture by Saviour Pirotta( Book )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Korean and held by 473 libraries worldwide
"Let's paint a picture of that cornfield," says Aunt Emily to Patrick as they sit looking out from the shade of a tree. Patrick puts a yellow blob on his palette to paint the corn, but a red squirrel runs into the field; when he puts down red, a bluebird appears. Each page reveals a new color and a new creature--until Patrick's palette is filled with colors and the field with animals
Predators in the rain forest by Saviour Pirotta( Book )
2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 448 libraries worldwide
Describes the different types of predatory animals that inhabit the rain forests of the world and discusses their habits, hunting methods, and survival techniques
Rivers in the rain forest by Saviour Pirotta( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 445 libraries worldwide
Introduces aspects of rivers in the rain forest including their plants and animals, the water cycle, flooding, and mining
Around the world in 80 tales by Saviour Pirotta( Book )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 443 libraries worldwide
Presents a story collection that takes the reader around the world, exploring six different continents through retellings of traditional tales
Little bird by Saviour Pirotta( Book )
10 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 419 libraries worldwide
Several animals describe their favorite activities to a little bird that asks, "What can I do today?"
Buried treasure by Saviour Pirotta( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 378 libraries worldwide
Looks at buried treasure, including why it was buried, who buried it, and how it was found
Teeth by Saviour Pirotta( Book )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and Dutch and held by 359 libraries worldwide
A simple introduction to human and animal teeth, covering how to take care of teeth, which creatures have teeth and which do not, and more
Chocolate by Saviour Pirotta( Book )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Dutch and held by 347 libraries worldwide
A simple introduction to chocolate, how it is grown, and how it is processed
Health and medicine by Saviour Pirotta( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 331 libraries worldwide
Explores how illness and disease was treated in medieval time and peoples' attitudes toward health. Health and Medicine explores people's attitudes toward health and how they treated illness and disease in medieval times. It describes what it was like to have surgery or to go to the dentist, and the role that women played in medicine. It also looks at the different medical theories and developments of the period
Jerusalem by Saviour Pirotta( Book )
4 editions published in 1993 in English and Danish and held by 330 libraries worldwide
Surveys the history, places of worship, legends, traditions, and art and architecture of the great city, in which Christians, Jews, and Muslims live side by side
Firebird by Saviour Pirotta( Book )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 327 libraries worldwide
With the aid of Gray Wolf, young Prince Ivan fulfills a series of tasks set for him by his father and two other kings, winning the legendary firebird, a magical horse, and the hand of Princess Helen by his efforts
Children's stories from the Bible : stories retold by Saviour Pirotta( Book )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 309 libraries worldwide
Recounts over seventy stories from the Bible, including "The Walls of Jericho," "The Prodigal Son," "Jesus and the Children," and "Rahab and the Spies."
Christian festivals cookbook by Saviour Pirotta( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 287 libraries worldwide
A collection of recipes associated with Easter and Christmas that are appropriate for cooking with children
Follow that cat! by Saviour Pirotta( Book )
4 editions published in 1993 in English and Afrikaans and held by 287 libraries worldwide
At Uncle Linus's house, Cassie and Mike pursue his striped cat Pumpkin through a closet into a variety of different worlds, seeing a tiger, lion, and snow leopard in their natural environments
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Godwin, Sam

Godwin, Sam.
Godwin, Sam 1958-
Pirota, Seiviors
Pirotta, Saviour 1958-
Saviour Pirotta Children's writer
피로타, 세이비어
ピロッタ, セイヴィア
Languages
English (89)
Dutch (3)
Danish (2)
Spanish (2)
Afrikaans (2)
Galician (1)
Arabic (1)
Korean (1)
Slovenian (1)
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