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Thu Oct 16 17:56:11 2014 UTClccn-n790787410.01My name is Georgia : a portrait /0.061.00Jeanette Winter Papers268845183n 79078741311365ウィンター, ジャネットジャネット・ウィンターlccn-n87932671Green Belt Movement (Society : Kenya)lccn-n87875843Maathai, Wangarilccn-n90718841Winter, Jonah1962-lccn-n2004030303Baker, Alia Muhammadlccn-n79123611Alexander, Sue1933-lccn-n50039798Goodall, Jane1934-lccn-n79056051Rivera, Diego1886-1957lccn-n79148946O'Keeffe, Georgia1887-1986lccn-n2009042310Biblioburrolccn-n2009042288Soriano, LuisWinter, JeanetteJuvenile worksBiographyFictionPatternsAnecdotesPicture booksUnited StatesMexicoTree planters (Persons)Women politiciansKenyaWomen conservationistsMaathai, WangariGreen Belt Movement (Society : Kenya)LibrariansUnderground RailroadFugitive slavesSlaveryIraq War (2003-2011)Libraries--Destruction and pillageIraq--BaṣrahBaker, Alia MuhammadArtistsAll Souls' DayEnglandGoodall, Jane,Tanzania--Gombe National ParkWomen primatologistsChimpanzeesPrimatologistsNew York (State)--New YorkPaintersRivera, Diego,EqualityConduct of lifeBenevolenceVoyages and travelsO'Keeffe, Georgia,Women artistsBooks and readingTeachersTraveling librariesColombiaPatchworkQuiltingParental behavior in animalsGermanyComposersBach, Johann Sebastian,Girls' schoolsGirls--EducationTalibanSocial historyAfghanistanChildren of divorced parentsSex role1939196819741976197719781980198119821983198419851986198719881989199019911992199319941995199619971998199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010201120122013201445992130314BPZ7.W7547ocn017552007ocn034244133ocn069020964ocn020671362ocn022273068ocn030402212ocn028510206ocn043083203ocn025546172ocn033442243ocn044845510ocn723524910391210ocn166317545book20080.06Winter, JeanetteWangari's trees of peace : a true story from AfricaJuvenile worksBiographyThis true story of Wangari Maathai, environmentalist and winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, is a shining example of how one woman's passion, vision, and determination inspired great change--Résumé de l'éditeur+-+3090157065263315ocn017764193book19880.06Winter, JeanetteFollow the drinking gourdJuvenile worksFictionBy following the directions in a song, "The Drinking Gourd," taught them by an old sailor named Peg Leg Joe, runaway slaves journey north along the Underground Railroad to freedom in Canada+-+0244634215249815ocn055658292book20040.06Winter, JeanetteThe librarian of Basra : a true story from IraqJuvenile worksBiographyAlia Muhammad Baker is a librarian in Basra, Iraq. For fourteen years, her library has been a meeting place for those who love books. Until now. Now war has come, and Alia fears that the library--along with the thirty thousand books within it--will be destroyed forever. In a war-stricken country where civilians--especially women--have little power, this true story about a librarian's struggle to save her community's priceless collection of books reminds us all how, throughout the world, the love of literature and the respect for knowledge know no boundaries+-+109905706518125ocn544287358book20110.06Winter, JeanetteThe watcher : Jane Goodall's life with the chimpsJuvenile worksBiographyThis book traces out the life and career of Jane Goodall as a watcher of English fauna to her adult work as scholar of animal behavior in Africa+-+8922130285324173919ocn022911517book19910.07Winter, JonahDiegoJuvenile worksBiographyDiscusses the childhood of Diego Rivera and how it influenced his art+-+K26103421516547ocn036438843book19980.01Winter, JeanetteMy name is Georgia : a portraitJuvenile worksBiographyPresents, in brief text and illustrations, the life of the painter who drew much of her inspiration from nature+-+K49165706512432ocn424330676book20100.06Winter, JeanetteBiblioburro : a true story from ColombiaJuvenile worksBiography"After amassing piles of books, Luis, a voracious reader, dreams up a way to share his collection with 'faraway villages.', Ann WhitfordEight hands round : a patchwork alphabetJuvenile worksPatternsIntroduces the letters of the alphabet with names of early American patchwork quilt patterns and explains the origins of the designs by describing the activity or occupation from which they are derived+-+391989915511558ocn061204325book20060.06Winter, JeanetteMama : a true story in which a baby hippo loses his mama during the tsunami, but finds a new home and a new mamaJuvenile worksPicture booksA true story about a baby hippo who loses his mother during a tsunami, but finds a new home and a new mother+-+704905706511287ocn034244133book19970.06Johnston, TonyDay of the DeadJuvenile worksFictionDescribes a Mexican family preparing for and celebrating the Day of the Dead+-+781377706511205ocn038504291book19990.01Winter, JeanetteSebastian : a book about BachJuvenile worksBiographyDescribes how Johann Sebastian Bach survived the sorrows of his childhood and composed the music the world has come to love+-+K47155706511174ocn311763793book20090.06Winter, JeanetteNasreen's secret school : a true story from AfghanistanJuvenile worksFictionBased on a true story. After her parents are taken away by the Taliban, young Nasreen stops speaking. But as she spends time in a secret school, she slowly breaks out of her shell+-+328944169610394ocn041645991book20000.01Winter, JeanetteThe house that Jack builtSimple rebus illustrations are used to present the familiar cumulative nursery rhyme about the antics that go on in the house built by an unsuspecting Jack+-+39707285359862ocn052644735book20040.06Winter, JeanetteSeptember rosesJuvenile worksFictionOn September 11, 2001, two sisters from South Africa find a good use for the roses they have grown when the flower show in New York City is canceled due to the attack on the World Trade Center+-+61821892859831ocn032855645book19960.06Winter, JeanetteJosefinaJuvenile worksFictionA counting book inspired by Mexican folk artist Josefina Aguilar who makes painted clay figures+-+76456570659125ocn858777751book20130.06Winter, JeanetteHenri's scissorsJuvenile worksBiography"When Henri Matisse was a boy, he drew pictures everywhere. And when he grew up, he became a famous artist whose paintings were beloved around the world. Then late in life, a serious illness confined Henri to just his bed and a wheelchair. But amazingly, from there he created some of his finest works, the enormous and breathtaking paper cut-outs."--Jacket flap8795ocn028926535book19940.06Winter, JeanetteThe Christmas Tree ShipJuvenile worksFictionEach winter Captain Herman fills his fishing schooner with Christmas trees, sails down Lake Michigan, and delivers trees to the residents of Chicago+-+98016634158777ocn054500745book20040.12Winter, JeanetteCalavera abecedario : a Day of the Dead alphabet bookJuvenile worksEvery year Don Pedro and his family make papier-mâché skeletons, or calavera, for Mexico's Day of the Dead holiday, and every letter of the alphabet gets its own unique bones+-+95660570658521ocn024379421book19920.06Winter, JeanetteKlara's new worldJuvenile worksFictionA Swedish family faces many hardships when they immigrate to America in search of a better life7943ocn065064337book20070.06Winter, JeanetteThe tale of Pale Male : a true storyJuvenile worksAnecdotesThe true story of two red-tailed hawks who nested on a tall apartment building on Fifth Avenue in New York City in 1993 and thereby attracted widespread attention from the public+-+0724057065691ocn318423373com20080.35Something about the authorBiographyBibliographySeries covers individuals ranging from established award winners to authors and illustrators who are just beginning their careers. Entries cover: personal life, career, writings and works in progress, adaptations, additional sources, and photographs+-+5884412325621ocn733044950com20040.35Something about the author. facts and pictures about authors and illustrators of books for young peopleBiographyBibliographyCovers individuals ranging from established award winners to authors and illustrators who are just beginning their careers. Entries cover: personal life, career, writings and works in progress, adaptations, additional sources, and photographs+-+524411232511ocn441137759mix19681.00Winter, JeanetteJeanette Winter PapersCollection contains illustrations and page proofs for The Christmas Visitors+-+3090157065+-+3090157065Thu Oct 16 15:43:18 EDT 2014batch21816