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Pirotta, Saviour

Overview
Works: 250 works in 609 publications in 8 languages and 22,442 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  History  Picture books  Fairy tales  Cookbooks  Pictorial works  Christmas stories  Young adult works 
Roles: Author, Creator, 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
Trees and plants in the rain forest by Saviour Pirotta( Book )
17 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,932 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.
Turtle Bay by Saviour Pirotta( Book )
5 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and Danish and held by 1,066 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
Jewish festival tales by Saviour Pirotta( Book )
14 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 818 libraries worldwide
Retold are the stories about a curious boy and a kind rabbi, a sick prince, an angry king and a very noisy rattle
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 660 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 593 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 533 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
Pirates and treasure by Saviour Pirotta( Book )
5 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and Dutch and held by 492 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 474 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
Around the world in 80 tales by Saviour Pirotta( Book )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 432 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 )
12 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and Hebrew and held by 427 libraries worldwide
Several animals describe their favorite activities to a little bird that asks, "What can I do today?"
Chinese New Year by Saviour Pirotta( Book )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 417 libraries worldwide
Looks at the unique way in which the Chinese celebrate the New Year
Buried treasure by Saviour Pirotta( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 386 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 361 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 354 libraries worldwide
A simple introduction to chocolate, how it is grown, and how it is processed
Id-ul-Fitr by Saviour Pirotta( Book )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 354 libraries worldwide
This book describes the celebration of Id-ul-Fitr, the festival in the Islamic year that is celebrated after the observance of Ramadan
Stories from the Amazon by Saviour Pirotta( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 348 libraries worldwide
Retellings of traditional stories from the people of the Amazon rain forests, including "The Legend of the Sun God," "The Tree of Life," and "The Sad Song of the Moon."
Stories from China by Saviour Pirotta( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 341 libraries worldwide
Jerusalem by Saviour Pirotta( Book )
4 editions published in 1993 in English and Danish and held by 335 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
Health and medicine by Saviour Pirotta( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 333 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
Firebird by Saviour Pirotta( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 325 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
 
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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 (116)
Dutch (3)
Danish (2)
Hebrew (2)
Galician (1)
Arabic (1)
Korean (1)
Afrikaans (1)
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