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Lenski, Lois 1893-1974

Overview
Works: 493 works in 1,447 publications in 8 languages and 68,322 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Poetry  Biography  Picture books  Railroad stories  History  Board books 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.L54, [FIC]
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Most widely held works by Lois Lenski
Strawberry girl by Lois Lenski ( Book )
55 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 5,741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1945, in Florida, ten-year-old Birdie Boyer and her family struggle to make their new farm prosper despite heat, droughts, cold snaps, and rowdy neighbors
Indian captive: the story of Mary Jemison by Lois Lenski ( Book )
32 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fictional retelling of the experiences of twelve-year-old Mary Jemison, who after being captured by a Shawnee war party during the French and Indian War, is rescued and subsequently adopted by two Seneca sisters with whom she ultimately chooses to stay
Betsy-Tacy by Maud Hart Lovelace ( Book )
26 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wherever Betsy was, there was Tacy. These two five-year-olds became inseparable friends from alonst the first day Tacy moved into the house across from Betsy's on Hill street, in presumably a southern Minnesota town
Cowboy Small by Lois Lenski ( Book )
44 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cowboy Small takes good care of his horse, rides the range, helps in the roundup, and rides a bucking bronco. On board pages
The little train by Lois Lenski ( Book )
25 editions published between 1940 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 2,120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Engineer Small at the throttle takes the little train on its run from Tiny Town to the big city
Betsy-Tacy and Tib by Maud Hart Lovelace ( Book )
19 editions published between 1941 and 2011 in English and held by 1,950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Betsy-Tacy and Tib play pretend, think and talk about God, and form a club
The little fire engine by Lois Lenski ( Book )
19 editions published between 1946 and 2001 in English and held by 1,623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fireman Small and his little fire engine answer a call, rescue a little girl, and save a house from burning down
Papa Small by Lois Lenski ( Book )
21 editions published between 1951 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 1,595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After working, playing, and resting during the week, the congenial Small family goes to church on Sunday and takes a ride in the car
Prairie school by Lois Lenski ( Book )
21 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During a blizzard Miss Martin, the teacher, and some of the children are forced to stay in the school house
Policeman Small by Lois Lenski ( Book )
14 editions published between 1962 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the many daily duties of a corner traffic cop
Betsy and Tacy go over the big hill by Maud Hart Lovelace ( Book )
16 editions published between 1942 and 2000 in English and held by 1,499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Betsy, Tacy and Tib set out to elect Tib as the "Queen of Summer" and in the process meet new American immigrants and learn to be proud to be Americans, themselves
Betsy and Tacy go downtown by Maud Hart Lovelace ( Book )
12 editions published between 1943 and 2011 in English and held by 1,426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The further adventures of 12-year-old Betsy, Tacy, and Tib as they explore the world beyond their neighborhood and discover the public library, see a real play, and make friends with the owners of the downtown hotel
The little airplane by Lois Lenski ( Book )
17 editions published between 1937 and 2003 in English and Arabic and held by 1,370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pilot Small flies his airplane over the countryside, does a loopy-loop, makes an emergency landing, and finally returns safely to the hangar
The little auto by Lois Lenski ( Book )
20 editions published between 1934 and 2001 in English and Arabic and held by 1,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mr. Small has a little red auto. The story and pictures show Mr. Small taking care of this little auto
The little farm by Lois Lenski ( Book )
19 editions published between 1942 and 2001 in English and held by 1,253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Throughout the year Farmer Small does many chores from morning until night
Judy's journey by Lois Lenski ( Book )
24 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jim Drummond and his family want a piece of land of their very own and the security that comes with it. Travelling as a migrant farm worker brings daughter Judy in contact with lots of people of different walks of life, color, and beliefs
Cotton in my sack by Lois Lenski ( Book )
12 editions published between 1949 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Regional story of Joanda who picks cotton with her brothers, sisters, and parents. Her work is important to the family--cotton in her sack means more money for things like groceries
Now it's fall by Lois Lenski ( Book )
14 editions published between 1948 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A poem and illustrations celebrating aspects of fall--raking leaves, collecting nuts, returning to school, and celebrating Halloween
I like winter by Lois Lenski ( Book )
14 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A poem telling what a child likes about winter--snow, skating, the many Christmas traditions, and Valentines
Sing a song of people by Lois Lenski ( Book )
22 editions published between 1965 and 2003 in English and held by 918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Depicts the pleasures of city life, people alone and in crowds, smiling and hurrying, on the sidewalk, bus, and subway
 
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Alternative Names
Lenski, L. 1893-1974
レンスキー, ロイス
Languages
English (441)
Arabic (6)
Spanish (6)
Burmese (5)
Danish (2)
Swedish (2)
Thai (2)
Japanese (1)
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