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Davis, Aubrey

Overview
Works: 25 works in 95 publications in 5 languages and 4,490 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Folklore  Folk literature  Children's films  Drama  Science fiction  Musical fiction  Fantasy films 
Roles: Author, Adapter
Classifications: PZ8.1.D2885, E
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Publications about Aubrey Davis
Publications by Aubrey Davis
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Most widely held works by Aubrey Davis
A hen for Izzy Pippik by Aubrey Davis( Book )
7 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and French and held by 961 libraries worldwide
A retelling of a traditional folktale, in which Shaina finds Izzy Pippik's hen and decides to care for the animal until its owner comes to get it, but after dozens of eggs begin to hatch and the chicks run amok throughout the town, Shaina will have to fight to protect the birds
The enormous potato by Aubrey Davis( Book )
16 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 945 libraries worldwide
A farmer's potato grows to such an enormous size that he needs the help of his wife, his daughter, a dog, a cat, and a mouse to pull it up
Bone button borscht by Aubrey Davis( Book )
13 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 920 libraries worldwide
A poor beggar arrives in town and wanders from door to door seeking food and shelter, only to be turned away by all the townsfolk. Undaunted, he removes the bone buttons from his coat and entices the townsfolk to cooperate to make enough "bone button borscht" to feed them all
Bagels from Benny by Aubrey Davis( Book )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and Korean and held by 605 libraries worldwide
Benny loves to help out at his grandpa's bakery. Grandpa tells Benny that God should be thanked for the bagels instead of him, so Benny leaves a bag of bagels at the synagogue for God. Every week the bagels disappear. Is God eating them?
Sody salleratus by Aubrey Davis( Book )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 404 libraries worldwide
When one family member after another goes to the store for baking soda and never returns, the pet squirrel decides to investigate in this retelling of a traditional Appalachian tale
Kishka for Koppel by Aubrey Davis( Book )
7 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 174 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
La grosse patate by Aubrey Davis( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in French and English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
"Toute une ribambelle de personnages aideront le fermier à cueillir sa grosse patate qui se laisse désirer." Réf. Sélection de livres pour enfants et adolescents 1998-1999
Three wishes by Martha Coolidge( visu )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 21 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 ranted special powers. The story is adapted by Totonto children's author Aubrey Davis and is set to a lively Klezmer soundtrack by the musical group Beyond the Pale
<Meraḳ kaftorim by Aubrey Davis( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in Hebrew and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Tout ça pour du soda! by Aubrey Davis( Book )
3 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in French and English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Kishka for Koppel by Aubrey Davis( file )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
In this fresh take on a classic tale, a magic meat grinder helps a poor Jewish couple learn a little gratitude after the three wishes it grants them go awry. A cautionary story that questions today's consumerism and excessiveness, Kishka for Koppel, like the best folktales, can help children and adults alike to look both beyond and within
Tanch'u sup'ŭ by Aubrey Davis( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in Korean and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Inventory of rare and endemic plant and animal species of Ponce DeLeon, Gemini, and Green Springs : final report by Aubrey Davis( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
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2 editions published in 2011 in Hebrew and held by 5 libraries worldwide
"Benny loves to help out at his grandpa's bakery in the morning, and the customers love the crusty bagels with their soft insides. When Grandpa explains to Benny that God, not him, should be thanked for the wonderful bagels, Benny sets out to do just that. He decides to leave God a bagful of bagels in the synagogue at the end of each week. And each week God eats the bagels ... or so Benny thinks." -- from publisher website
Inventory of rare and endemic plants and rare land and riverine vertebrates of Silver River and Silver Springs : final report by Brenda Herring( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
The St. Johns River Water Management District's (SJRWMD) Division of Water Supply Management contracted with the Florida Natural Areas Inventory (FNAI) to conduct a survey for rare and endemic plant and rare land and riverine vertebrates and rare wetland communities associated with Silver Springs in Marion County. The survey focuses on collecting data on locations and distributions of rare and endemic species as well as rare wetland communities listed by FNAI. This information will be utilized by SJRWMD in setting Minimum Flow and Levels (MFL) which serves to protect all aquatic natural resources including rare and endemic species and their associated natural communities. This report contains brief descriptions of each of the rare endemic and non-endemic plants and rare land and riverine vertebrates, non-rare endemic plant species, and the rare natural communities that were documented. Included within each description of the plants and animals are specific characteristics of the species, information on related species, locations, and natural community designation. The rare natural community descriptions include information on plant associations and other distinguishing features. Attribute tables with detailed data on all of the rare species and non-rare endemic plant species, and natural community occurrences documented in association with Silver Springs are included in the appendices
Bone button borscht by Aubrey Davis( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
On a dark winter's night, a beggar arrives in a small town and says that he's going to make bone button borscht. That's impossible, say the townspeople, you can't make borscht from buttons! But they all come out to help and to see a miracle done. Grades K-3. 1995
One step beyond ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
"Rock and roll meets speculative fiction in twenty tales from the genre's rising stars. From crooning lizard-men to a trip to another dimension with Syd Barrett, from feathery bassists to killer riffs, from Elvis to, well, Elvis, One step beyond will have you shaking your money maker to the beat of the new fantastic"--Page 4 of cover
Ŏmaŏmahage k'ŏdaran kamja by Aubrey Davis( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in Korean and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Peni ŭi ppang by Aubrey Davis( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in Korean and held by 1 library worldwide
Sopa de botão de osso by Aubrey Davis( Book )
in Portuguese and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Davis, Aubrey
דיויס, אוברי
‏דייויס, אוברי.
데이비스, 오브리
Languages
English (74)
French (8)
Hebrew (5)
Korean (4)
Portuguese (1)
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