WorldCat Identities

Beier, Ellen

Overview
Works: 45 works in 137 publications in 1 language and 19,282 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Anecdotes  Biography  History  Christmas stories  Picture books  Big books  Software  Braille books 
Roles: Illustrator, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.C458, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ellen Beier
Centerfield ballhawk by Matt Christopher( Book )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 1,447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baseball player José Mendez worries about his poor performance with the bat and fears disappointing his father, a former ballplayer with an outstanding batting average
The Blue Hill Meadows by Cynthia Rylant( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 1,414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the Meadow family and the life they lead in the quiet country town of Blue Hill, Virginia
Brave Norman : a true story by Andrew Clements( Book )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 1,339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Norman, a blind Labrador retriever, saves a girl from drowning in the ocean
Man out at first by Matt Christopher( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 1,263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After he gets hit by a fast-moving ball, Turtleneck Jones loses his confidence on the baseball diamond and sees his position at first base given to another player
Dolores and the big fire : a true story by Andrew Clements( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 1,191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A usually aloof cat risks her own life to save her owner from a deadly fire
The 18 penny goose by Sally M Walker( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 1,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight-year-old Letty attempts to save her pet goose from marauding British soldiers in New Jersey during the Revolutionary War
Ringo saves the day! : a true story by Andrew Clements( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 1,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman and her husband are glad that they gave a stray kitten a home when it saves their lives by alerting them to a gas leak
Tara and Tiree, fearless friends : a true story by Andrew Clements( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Jim falls through the ice on a lake in Canada, his two dogs try to rescue him
Strike three, Marley! by Susan Hill( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Cassie goes to her first baseball game with her father, Marley comes along, and he wants to get onto the field and play baseball too
Mrs. Peachtree's bicycle by Erica Silverman( Book )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elderly Mrs. Peachtree persists in her desire to learn to ride a bicycle and despite many falls says that she will give up only "when cows sing."
The Paint Brush Kid by Clyde Robert Bulla( Book )

7 editions published between 1975 and 2005 in English and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nine-year-old Gregory paints pictures representing the life of the Mexican American old man known as Uncle Pancho and attempts to save him from losing his house
The Christmas coat : memories of my Sioux childhood by Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Virginia and her brother are never allowed to pick first from the donation boxes at church because their father is the priest, and she is heartbroken when another girl gets the beautiful coat that she covets. Based on the author's memories of life on the Rosebud Reservation in South Dakota
The promise quilt by Candice F Ransom( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After her father leaves the family farm on Lost Mountain to be General Lee's guide, Addie finds ways to remember him--even when he does not return at the end of the war
Sybil Ludington's midnight ride by Marsha Amstel( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Sybil Ludington's ride on horseback to rouse American soldiers to fight against the British who were attacking Danbury, Connecticut during the American Revolution
Young Harriet Tubman : freedom fighter by Anne Benjamin( Book )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple biography of the black woman who helped over 300 slaves escape through the Underground Railroad and was never caught herself
Mrs. Peachtree and the Eighth Avenue cat by Erica Silverman( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In turn-of-the-century New York, a stray cat appears at Mrs. Peachtree's Eighth Avenue Tea Shop and becomes attached to the owner, despite her best attempts to resist it
Anne of Green Gables by Mary-Claire Helldorfer( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simplified retelling of how Anne, an eleven-year-old orphan, comes to live on a Prince Edward Island farm and proceeds to make an indelible impression on everyone around her
Young Orville and Wilbur Wright : first to fly by Andrew Woods( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple biography of the brothers who launched the air age in 1903 when their flying machine stayed in the air for twelve seconds
Remember the ladies : a story about Abigail Adams by Jeri Ferris( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life and achievements of the nation's second First Lady and advocate for women's rights
Civil rights pioneer : a story about Mary Church Terrell by Gwenyth Swain( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of a determined woman, who was born in Tennessee, educated in Ohio, and lived in Washington, D.C., where she worked to gain equal rights for herself and other African Americans
 
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The Blue Hill Meadows
Alternative Names
ベイァー, エレン

Languages
English (101)

Covers
The Blue Hill MeadowsBrave Norman : a true storyMan out at firstDolores and the big fire : a true storyThe 18 penny gooseRingo saves the day! : a true storyTara and Tiree, fearless friends : a true storyStrike three, Marley!