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Dirk Zimmer

Full Name: Dirk Zimmer
Number of Works: 30
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ISBN: 0060268603, 9780060268602
Keywords: trap, treat, trick
Pages: 28
Published: 1982
  • Rating: 80%

Three trick-or-treaters find themselves at the mercy of evil demons, dangling skeletons, and flying pumpkins.
ISBN: 0397322070, 9780397322077
Keywords: poems, stories, day, windy
Pages: 74
Published: 1988

A collection of stories and poems about wind by a variety of authors, with a bibliography, a glossary of names for winds, and a few activities.
ISBN: 0060226390, 9780060226398
Keywords: nights, five, story, giant
Pages: 64
Published: 1968
  • Rating: 80%

A huge, mysterious iron man stands at the top of a cliff, surveying the ocean. His eyes glow white, red, infrared. Then, he lifts one enormous foot and steps out into nothingness. Crraaasssssh! His head, arms, legs, ears, hands all break off as he tumbles onto the rocks below. The end of the story? No, it's only the beginning of this modern parable of peace in the universe. The Iron Giant has an insatiable appetite for barbed wire, tractors, and rusty chains. While farmers and townspeople run around trying to stop him, destroy him, capture him, only one boy understands what must be done. Meanw
ISBN: 0590405160, 9780590405164
Keywords: series, reader, legs, bony
Pages: 43
Published: 1983
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 0064405958, 9780064405959
Keywords: spinning, spiders, seven
Pages: 144
Published: 1994
  • Rating: 80%

Seven prehistoric spiders that had been trapped in ice for thousands of years bring excitement to rural Vermont and briefly unite two rival clubs at a local elementary school.
ISBN: 0394853652, 9780394853659
Keywords: bones, moonbow
Pages: 34
Published: 1992
  • Rating: 80%

A new boy in a small mountain village tries to discredit the old peddler who sells magic jars of sundrops, moonbows, and the like; but though he drives the old man away, something remarkable does happen in the sky.
ISBN: 0805008357, 9780805008357
Keywords: books, redfeather, wolf, weird
Pages: 72
Published: 1989
  • Rating: 80%

Harry Walpole knows something weird is going on: His palms sprout hair, his teeth grow into fangs, and he heads for McDonald's every time there's a full moon. Could he be...a werewolf? Looks like it runs in the family, and Harry's the next victim. The curse isn't easy to shake (who wants to get shot with a silver bullet?)-- but Harry Walpole, werewolf, has to find a way to turn back into Harry Walpole, third-grader, before his secret embarrasses him in front of everybody.
ISBN: 0395564379, 9780395564370
Keywords: one
Pages: 32
Published: 1992
  • Rating: 80%

In this zany book with a Wild West setting, three cowpokes chase and corral "ones."
ISBN: 0688064221, 9780688064228
Keywords: iroquois, folktales, bear, naked
Pages: 123
Published: 1987
  • Rating: 60%

A collection of sixteen traditional tales told by the Iroquois Indians, some featuring talking animals and some presenting terrifying flesh-eating creatures such as the Naked Bear, the Stone Coat, and the Whirlwinds.
ISBN: 0064460649, 9780064460644
Keywords: song, full, sky
Pages: 48
Published: 1987
  • Rating: 60%

An anthology of poems celebrating the seasons.