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Rita Golden Gelman is the author of more than 70 children's books. She is temporarily living in New York City. (Publisher Provided) Rita Golden Gelman (born July 2, 1937, Bridgeport, CT) is an American writer of children's literature and travel literature for adults. Gelman is the author of more than seventy children's books and two adult books. Her memoir, Tales of a Female Nomad, Living at Large in the World, was published in 2001 by Crown/Random House and it is still selling widely in paperback. In 2014 it made the New York Times bestseller list. In 1987 Gelman decided to sell all her possessions and become a citizen of the world. Her most recent book, Female Nomad and Friends, is an anthology of forty-one authors who tell their stories of "connecting across cultures." Gelman has delivered keynote speeches for many different colleges and organizations, among them, Global Citizen's Network. (Bowker Author Biography) — biography from More Spaghetti, I Say!… (more)
More Spaghetti, I Say! (Author) 2,355 copies, 47 reviews
Body Battles 583 copies, 4 reviews
Why Can't I Fly? (Author) 317 copies
Mole in a Hole 307 copies, 1 review
Pizza Pat 296 copies, 2 reviews
A Monkey Grows Up 158 copies, 2 reviews
A Koala Grows Up 139 copies, 4 reviews
Queen Esther Saves Her People 138 copies, 4 reviews
I Went to the Zoo 109 copies, 2 reviews
Doodler Doodling 82 copies, 3 reviews
Stop Those Painters! 80 copies, 1 review
Rice Is Life 62 copies, 3 reviews
Pets for Sale 46 copies
Ufo Encounters 41 copies, 1 review
Cats and Mice 39 copies
Wet Cats 38 copies, 1 review
Benji at Work 29 copies, 2 reviews
Great Moments in Sports 6 copies, 1 review
Fun City 4 copies
Dumb Joey 4 copies
Hey Kid 4 copies

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