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By Harold Berson (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9781590177570 | Reprint edition (New York Review of Books, July 15, 2014), cover price $16.95

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Stories about the wit and wisdom of Turkey's legendary hero, Nasreddin Hoca
By Harold Berson (illustrator) and Barbara K. Walker

Hardcover:

9780896722545 | Reprint edition (Texas Tech Univ Pr, May 1, 1991), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A collection of tales about the folk hero Nasreddin Hoca, as he appears in the legends of Turkey.

Paperback:

9780517559468 | Reissue edition (Crown Pub, July 1, 1988), cover price $1.00

The outcast 'turkey girl' gains a new home through a brave deed
By Betty Baker and Harold Berson (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780027082609 | Atheneum, April 1, 1983, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: The outcast 'turkey girl' gains a new home through a brave deed

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The people of the French village of Rully decide that they want to tie the moon to their church steeple and attempt to reach it by stacking up wine barrels

Hardcover:

9780698205512 | Coward Mc Cann, February 1, 1982, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: The people of Rully, France, devise a plan to unhook the moon and fasten it to their church steeple where they can enjoy it every day.

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Phil, a pig plagued with big problems, attempts to escape from his frustrations by having the Wizard of the Woods turn him into a lion--only to later realize that he misses truffles, a pig's favorite food

School and Library:

9780027098006 | Atheneum, October 1, 1980, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: A wizard grants a pig's wish to be another animal, but it proves to be distressingly unsatisfactory.

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When Claudine's parents reject Grisnel the witch's offer to be their baby's godparent, Grisnel changes Claudine into a small green toad, but, through a surprising series of events, Claudine later happily marries the man of her dreams

School and Library:

9780027092301 | Atheneum, June 1, 1980, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: The witch Grisnel helps Charles, a handsome young man, and Claudine, an exquisite little frog, overcome their differences and live happily ever after.

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While running away from his mean-tempered employer, Joseph rescues a snake trapped under a stone, but instead of being grateful, the snake threatens to devour the kind-hearted boy

School and Library:

9780027092004 | Atheneum, January 1, 1979, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Only a fox's cleverness saves Joseph from being eaten by the hungry and ungrateful snake whose life he saved.

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Three stories of Abu Ali's misadventures and forgetfulness in his attempts to prevent arguments between his friends, Musa and Hamid, and to outwit them

School and Library:

9780027913200 | Atheneum, February 1, 1978, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Retells three more adventures of muddle-headed Abu Ali including 'The Bag of Rice,' 'Cake for Sale,' and 'The Donkey's Shadow.

Kassim succumbs to pressure to abandon his old shoes but has trouble discarding them.

Hardcover:

9780517530634 | Random House Childrens Books, November 1, 1977, cover price $5.95 | About this edition: Ashamed of Kassim's old patched-up shoes, the man's neighbors bring him a new pair, but he just can't get rid of the old ones no matter how hard he tries

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Young Steve Rabbit finds his friends, his toys, and his life boring. Then his friend Pack Rat fires his imagination.

Hardcover:

9780517525081 | Random House Value Pub, April 1, 1976, cover price $1.99 | About this edition: Steve Rabbit is short-tempered and bored with his toys until Pack Rat shows him a special kind of game

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In return for a piece of bread he requests from the baker's wife, a little boy is sent on an errand that leads to an errand that leads to an errand. ...

Hardcover:

9780517503263 | Random House Childrens Books, March 1, 1974, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: A hungry boy's attempt to obtain a piece of bread from the baker's wife leads him on a series of errands

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Children's verse on each major national and religious holiday accompany an explanatory section on the significance of each of these special days
By Harold Berson (illustrator) and Nancy Larrick

Hardcover:

9780811641166 | Garrard Pub Co, October 1, 1973, cover price $8.22 | About this edition: A collection of poems and rhymes for various holidays throughout the year.

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Made from a walnut shell, Jenny's ship can't compare with the big pirate ship a boy is sailing on the pond - or can it?
By Harold Berson (illustrator) and Thom Roberts

Hardcover:

9780517502570 | Outlet, August 1, 1973, cover price $1.98 | About this edition: A young girl makes a ship from a walnut shell and imagines that she is the captain and her dog and toys, the crew

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Until he meets a fox, a young opossum ignores all of his mother's warnings about the dangers of the forest.

Hardcover:

9780517502969 | Random House Childrens Books, March 1, 1973, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: An adventurous possum, separated from his family, journeys deeper and deeper into the woods to find his mother

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Jealous of her husband's pampered old goat, Marinette devises a crafty scheme

Hardcover:

9780517500682 | Random House Childrens Books, September 1, 1972, cover price $3.95 | About this edition: Feeling her husband treats his goat better than he treats her, Marinette finally revolts.

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The rich man overhears the thief on the roof and contrives to trick him.

School and Library:

9780395287675 | Houghton Mifflin, August 1, 1972, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: A thief learns a valuable lesson when he follows the advice of a wealthy townsman

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When their new teacher turns out to be a soccer fan, the kids in the class form a soccer team.
By Harold Berson (illustrator) and Beman Lord

Hardcover:

9780809820702 | Random House Childrens Books, June 1, 1970, cover price $4.95 | About this edition: A small boy discovers that his ability to kick a football qualifies him for a position on the new soccer team

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The tale of the wily hedgehog who outwitted the jackal at harvest time

School and Library:

9780395287682 | Houghton Mifflin, June 1, 1969, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: A retelling of a Tunisian folk tale in which the jackal is twice outsmarted by the hedgehog.

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