WorldCat Identities

Williams, Vera B.

Overview
Works: 95 works in 397 publications in 7 languages and 30,208 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Children's audiobooks  History  Big books  Western stories  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Other, Artist
Classifications: PZ7.W6685, [E]
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Most widely held works about Vera B Williams
 
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Most widely held works by Vera B Williams
A chair for my mother by Vera B Williams( Book )

74 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 5,684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosa and her mother save their change to buy a special new chair after all their belongings were destroyed in a fire
"More more more" said the baby : 3 love stories by Vera B Williams( Book )

25 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 4,019 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three babies are caught up in the air and given loving attention by a father, grandmother, and mother
Three days on a river in a red canoe by Vera B Williams( Book )

15 editions published between 1981 and 1997 in English and Spanish and held by 2,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mother, Aunt Rosie, and two children make a three-day camping trip by canoe
Cherries and cherry pits by Vera B Williams( Book )

15 editions published between 1986 and 1993 in English and Chinese and held by 2,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bidemmi draws pictures and tells stories about cherries
Something special for me by Vera B Williams( Book )

23 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 2,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosa has difficulty choosing a special birthday present to buy with the coins her mother and grandmother have saved, until she hears a man playing beautiful music on an accordion
Music, music for everyone by Vera B Williams( Book )

22 editions published between 1984 and 1995 in English and Spanish and held by 2,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosa organizes her friends into the Oak Street Band in order to earn money her family needs because of her Grandma's illness ... Community, family and personal triumphs converge, making unforgettable music for everyone. And the money jar--in which the family saved their change to buy the big red chair and Rosa's accordion--is empty too. Leora, Mae, and Jenny often make music for Grandma. She says their playing makes her feel like a girl again, dancing at a party. And that is the beginning of Rosa's wonderful idea. A kaleidoscope of emotions--joy, sadness, merriment, and love--bursts from the pages of this exuberant book
Amber was brave, Essie was smart : the story of Amber and Essie told here in poems and pictures by Vera B Williams( Book )

20 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of poems tells how two sisters help each other deal with life while their mother is working and their father has been sent to jail
Stringbean's trip to the shining sea by Vera B Williams( Book )

12 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and Chinese and held by 1,892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stringbean describes his trip to the west coast in a series of postcards
A chair for always by Vera B Williams( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosa is excited when her new cousin, Benji, is born, but when Grandma wants to remove a beloved armchair, Rosa puts her foot down and insists that the chair, just like Benji, is a member of the family
Scooter by Vera B Williams( Book )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 1,300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child's silver blue scooter helps her to adjust to her new home
Lucky song by Vera B Williams( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The song a little girl hears describes her kite-flying adventure
Hooray for me! by Remy Charlip( Book )

7 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in English and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores an individual's relationship to family, friends, and even pets
A chair for my mother and other stories : Vera B. Williams audio collection by Vera B Williams( Recording )

29 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child, her waitress mother, and her grandmother save dimes to buy a comfortable armchair after all their furniture is lost in a fire
It's a gingerbread house : bake it, build it, eat it! by Vera B Williams( Book )

2 editions published between 1978 and 1996 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple instructions for baking and constructing a gingerbread house
Long walks and intimate talks by Grace Paley( Book )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amber was brave, Essie was smart the story of Amber and Essie, told here in poems and pictures by Vera B Williams( Recording )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of poems tells how two sisters help each other deal with life while their mother is working and their father has been sent to jail
The great watermelon birthday by Vera B Williams( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One hundred children, each with a birthday on August 10, celebrate with a party in the park and form "The Club of 101 Children."
Un sillón para mi mamá by Vera B Williams( Recording )

2 editions published in 1994 in Spanish and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child, her waitress mother, and her grandmother save dimes to buy a comfortable armchair after all their furniture is lost in a fire
Un sillon para mi mama A chair for my mother by Vera B Williams( Recording )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child, her waitress mother, and her grandmother save dimes to buy a comfortable armchair after all their furniture is lost in a fire
Fully awake : Black Mountain College( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary film about the experimental college based in North Carolina from 1933-1957 and its enormous influence on community, collaboration, and American modern art. The film looks at the unique educational style and long term significance of Black Mountain College through interviews with students, teachers, historians, and current artists
 
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Alternative Names
Vera Baker Williams US-amerikanische Kinderbuchautorin und Illustratorin

Vera Williams amerikansk författare

Vera Williams amerikansk skribent

ورا ویلیامز نویسنده آمریکایی

ウィリアムズ, ベラ・B

ベラB. ウィリアムズ

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"More more more" said the baby : 3 love storiesThree days on a river in a red canoeCherries and cherry pitsSomething special for meMusic, music for everyoneAmber was brave, Essie was smart : the story of Amber and Essie told here in poems and picturesStringbean's trip to the shining seaA chair for always