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Layne, Steven L.

Overview
Works: 29 works in 61 publications in 2 languages and 7,288 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Folklore  Science fiction  Young adult works  Guidebooks  Picture books 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.L44675, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Steven L Layne
 
Most widely held works by Steven L Layne
T is for teachers : a school alphabet by Steven L Layne( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An A-Z pictorial for children ages 4-10 explaining school. Letter topics include, the alphabet, kindergarten, books, librarian, and principal. Each is introduced with a poem accompanied by expository text to provide detailed information"--Provided by publisher
This side of paradise by Steven L Layne( Book )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Barret is a junior in high school. When his perfectionist father starts working for the Eden Corporation and forcibly moves the family to the corporation's village called Paradise, Jack uncovers a sinister plot in the pursuit of perfection
P is for princess : a royal alphabet by Steven L Layne( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An A through Z picture book introducing royalty from around the world, both real and make-believe. Topics such as Aurora, emperor, Grace Kelly, Princess, Ka'iulani, King Arthur, nobility, and tiara are included"--Provided by publisher
The teachers' night before Christmas by Steven L Layne( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exhausted from parties and pageants at school but with presents still to buy, teachers are greeted at the mall by an unexpected helper driving a flying schoolbus
Love the baby by Steven L Layne( Book )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An older brother at first resents his new sibling, but eventually he starts to love the baby
Igniting a passion for reading : successful strategies for building lifetime readers by Steven L Layne( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steven Layne shows teachers practical ways to engage and inspire readers from kindergarten through high school, to develop readers who are not only motivated to read great books, but also love reading in its own right. --from publisher description
Mergers by Steven L Layne( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in Danish and English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four "deviant" teenagers, each with a special power, struggle to survive in a future where the Legion for World Alliance has merged all the earth's peoples into one combined race
The principal's night before Christmas by Steven L Layne( Book )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Problems with naughty students, paperwork, and complicated field trips keep Principal Swell at his office on Christmas Eve and he just cannot seem to make it home to his family until a jolly old man appears to help with his chores. After a visit to teachers of the mell, Santa hurries to school to visit with the principal. This parody of Clement Moore's, a Visit from St. Nicholas finds Principal Swell dealing with malfunctioning computers, school bus delays, irate parents, and reports on state mandated testing before he can join his family for the holidays
Teachers' night before Halloween by Steven L Layne( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this reimagining of Clement Moore's holiday poem, it's the day before Halloween, and the teachers look for a way to escape the annual Halloween Day parade. But when the principal issues a memo that says all teachers must attend the parade, the faculty wake up on Halloween morning filled with dread
My brother Dan's delicious by Steven L Layne( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When he finds that he is home alone for the first time, a bright eight-and-a-half-year-old boy informs any monsters that might be lurking in the house that his older brother Dan is worth the wait
W is for Windy City : a Chicago alphabet by Steven L Layne( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents objects, people, and places found in Chicago, from A to Z
Number 1 teacher : a school counting book by Steven L Layne( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book uses numbers to introduce readers to material taught in elementary school such as geography (2 poles), math (telling time), science (3 states of matter), physical education (9 on a baseball team) and others
Verses for dad's heart by Steven L Layne( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems that celebrate the bond between children and their fathers
Life's literacy lessons : poems for teachers by Steven L Layne( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over land and sea : a story of international adoption by Steven L Layne( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two parents describe their journey over land and sea to find the child that belongs in their family, as well as all of the joy and love the new baby brings
Thomas's sheep and the great geography test by Steven L Layne( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Worried about an upcoming geography test, Thomas finds himself unable to fall asleep until he tries counting sheep
Stay with Sister by Steven L Layne( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a boy who does not like continually being asked to keep an eye on his younger sister is sent to his room for leaving her alone one too many times, she helps him realize that being a big brother has its rewards
Paradise lost by Steven L Layne( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When former wallflower Chase Maxfield returns to school in the fall as a hunky high schooler, his too-good-to-be-true physical transformation unsettles Jack, who discovers that the dangerous, utopia-building Mr. Eden may still be alive
Share with brother by Steven L Layne( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy grows angry at being told, over and over, "Share with brother and someday brother will share with you," but finally learns his lesson
In defense of read-aloud : sustaining best practice by Steven L Layne( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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T is for teachers : a school alphabet
Alternative Names
Layne, Steven

Languages
English (51)

Danish (2)

Covers
This side of paradiseP is for princess : a royal alphabetThe teachers' night before ChristmasLove the babyIgniting a passion for reading : successful strategies for building lifetime readersMergersThe principal's night before ChristmasTeachers' night before Halloween