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Cohen, Sheldon 1949-

Overview
Works: 42 works in 144 publications in 3 languages and 2,581 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  Drama  Folklore  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Illustrator, Director, Producer, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.C234535, [FIC]
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Publications about Sheldon Cohen
Publications by Sheldon Cohen
Most widely held works by Sheldon Cohen
The hockey sweater by Roch Carrier( Book )
13 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and held by 381 libraries worldwide
With every boy in a small Quebec town wearing the sweater of the Montreal Canadiens to play hockey, one child is horrified when, because of a mail order mix-up, he is forced to wear a Toronto Maple Leafs sweater
The flying canoe by Roch Carrier( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 319 libraries worldwide
11-year old Baptiste, spending the winter at a logging camp, gets a chance to go back home by riding "la chasse-galerie" (the devil's canoe) through the sky
Kishka for Koppel by Aubrey Davis( Book )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 292 libraries worldwide
"A magic meat grinder helps a poor Jewish couple learn a little gratitude after the three wishes it grants them go awry"--Unedited summary from book
Le chandail de hockey by Roch Carrier( Book )
14 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in French and held by 201 libraries worldwide
Le désarroi, voire le drame d'un garçon qui reçoit de chez Eaton un chandail des Maple Leafs, alors qu'il voue toute son admiration à Maurice Richard et aux Canadiens. Un excellent ouvrage tant par le texte que l'illustration
The longest home run by Roch Carrier( Book )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
"The longest home run in the history of baseball was hit by a girl." So begins a baseball misadventure in the village of Ste. Justine. This time, a strange girl named Adeline shows up at the daisy field where Roch and his friends play baseball all summer. She proceeds to hit a towering home run, right through the window of the crankiest man in town. Adeline has other powers as well, which Roch and the boys discover at a magic show. But without the baseball, the game cannot go on. When Adeline literally disappears, who do you think has to get the ball back?
The boxing champion by Roch Carrier( Book )
2 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in English and held by 155 libraries worldwide
Each spring, when the ice melts off the hockey rink, Roch gets a bloody nose in a boxing match against one of the many Cote brothers. Finally, one spring, Roch invests all of his savings in the Miracle Muscle exercisers
The basketball player by Roch Carrier( Book )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
When Roch is off at boarding school for the first time, he is expected to play basketball to learn how to face life's challenges, but his fear of failure sends him running into the night and terrors far worse than the basketball court. Away from home and off to a seminary boarding school for the first time, Roch finds he is expected to play basketball. It's seen as an important tool for facing life's challenges if he is "To go very far on the road of life." And so begins the latest in Roch's sports misadventures as fear of failure sends him running into the night and terrors worse than those on the basketball court. It all leads to a surprise ending as he finds his own way of making his mark
Leonard Maltin's animation favorites from the National Film Board of Canada ( visu )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
Leonard Maltin introduces each film in this collection of animated films from the National Film Board of Canada's library
Le plus long circuit by Roch Carrier( Book )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in French and held by 90 libraries worldwide
De passage à Sainte-Justine P.Q., Adéline frappe un circuit qui sidère les garçons de la place et brise la vitre du sergent Bouton. Tout s'explique, c'est une magicienne. Même si l'on ne retrouve pas tout à fait les qualités de "Le chandail de hockey", cet album n'en demeure pas moins un excellent ouvrage tant par le texte que l'illustration: les auteurs utilisent la même formule
I want a dog ( visu )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
In this charming animated story, young May wants a dog more than anything else in the world
Le joueur de basket-ball by Roch Carrier( Book )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in French and English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Le dšarroi d'un garȯn qui fait son entrě au collg̈e, au pensionnat des anněs 1950. Un excellent portrait tant par le texte que l'illustration, des institutions classiques de l'p̌oque. [SDM]
Snow cat ( visu )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
One snowy afternoon, a grandmother mesmerizes her young grandchild with a moving tale of a lonely girl and an unforgettable magical cat made out of snow to be her companion, with one warning: the cat must never go inside Elsie's warm house. A wise and touching allegory about the nature of acceptance
El jonrón más largo by Roch Carrier( Book )
2 editions published in 1993 in Spanish and held by 45 libraries worldwide
A little girl tries to hit the longest home run in the history of baseball
La chasse-galerie by Roch Carrier( Book )
4 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Un champion by Roch Carrier( Book )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and French and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Joe Louis est champion, la boxe est à la une chez les garçons. Roch battu et rebattu décide d'être champion. Il s'entraîne, se motive pour vaincre les Côté. Ce superbe album au texte humoristique, aux illustrations naïves et fort jolies, nous reporte aux années 1940. Prix du Gouverneur général du Canada 1991, catégorie moins de dix ans. [SDM]
From book to film animated classics by Sheldon Cohen = Du livre au film : classiques animés de Sheldon Cohen ( visu )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and French and held by 40 libraries worldwide
In Roch Carrier's The sweater, in rural 1940s Québec, a boy is mortified when his mother orders him a new hockey sweater from a catalog, and due to a mix-up, he receives a Toronto Maple Leafs sweater instead of the sweater of his beloved Montreal Canadiens. Wilma Riley's controversial Pies shows how two neighbors are able to heal the wounds of prejudice over coffee. Snow Cat, by Dayal Kaur Khalsa, is a timeless tale where love endures in the face of loss, while her whimsical I want a dog applauds a child's ingenuity
The sweater by Roch Carrier( visu )
8 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
In rural 1940s Quebec, a boy is mortified when his mother orders him a new hockey sweater from a catalogue, and due to a mix-up, he receives a Toronto Maple Leafs sweater instead of the sweater of his beloved Montreal Canadiens
This Sweater Is for You! Celebrating the Creative Process in Film and Art with the Animator and Illustrator of "The Hockey Sweater" by Sheldon Cohen( file )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
The Sweater, also known as The Hockey Sweater, is one of the most beloved animated films of all time. From a short story by Roch Carrier recounting the most mortifying moment of his childhood, Sheldon Cohen created a film that is as much about childhood emotions and the desire to fit in as it is about ice hockey, the clash of cultures and a harkening to bygone times. Now, 30 years later, Sheldon delves into his notebooks, photographs and memories to recreate the process he undertook to create The Sweater
The three wishes ( visu )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
"Based on the traditional folk tale of The Three Wishes, this animated short by Sheldon Cohen is about a poor couple who try to decide which of their dreams should come true after being granted special powers. The story is adapted by Toronto children's author Aubrey Davis "--Container
Pies by Wilma Riley( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
 
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English (71)
French (31)
Spanish (2)
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