WorldCat Identities

Payne, C. F.

Overview
Works: 35 works in 92 publications in 2 languages and 20,993 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  History  Pictorial works  Baseball stories  Music  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Illustrator, Other, Author
Classifications: PZ7.T7363, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by C. F Payne
Molly's surprise : a Christmas story by Valerie Tripp( Book )
7 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 2,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Summary: Even though he is away serving in an English hospital during World War II, Molly's father finds a way to make the family Christmas very special
Molly learns a lesson : a school story by Valerie Tripp( Book )
6 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 2,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During World War II, nine-year-old Molly goes to school and with her friends tries to aid the war effort
The remarkable Farkle McBride by John Lithgow( Book )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The musical prodigy Farkle McBride tries a number of instruments before discovering that conducting the orchestra makes him happy
Meet Molly : an American girl by Valerie Tripp( Book )
6 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Molly has a feud with her brother, helps the war effort, celebrates Christmas without her father, meets an English girl, fights in a camp war, and awaits her father's return from overseas
Mighty Jackie : the strike out queen by Marissa Moss( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1931, seventeen-year-old Jackie Mitchell pitches against Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig in an exhibition game, becoming the first professional female pitcher in baseball history
Micawber by John Lithgow( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 1,272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Micawber, a squirrel fascinated by art, leaves a museum with an art student and secretly uses her supplies to make his own paintings
Shoeless Joe & Black Betsy by Phil Bildner( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 1,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shoeless Joe Jackson, said by some to be the greatest baseball player ever, goes into a hitting slump just before he is to start his minor league career, so he asks his friend to make him a special bat to help him hit
Mousetronaut : based on a (partially) true story by Mark E Kelly( Book )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A small but plucky mouse named Mike is sure that he can help the Space Shuttle astronauts, and ends up saving the whole mission. Includes facts about NASA and space travel
Brave Harriet : the first woman to fly the English Channel by Marissa Moss( Book )
5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first American woman to have recieved a pilot's license describes her April 1912 solo flight across the English Channel, the first such flight by any woman
Pop's bridge by Eve Bunting( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Robert and his friend Charlie are proud of their fathers, who are working on the construction of San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge
Hide-and-squeak by Heather Vogel Frederick( Book )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mouse baby leads his father on a merry game of hide-and-squeak at bedtime
To dare mighty things : the life of Theodore Roosevelt by Doreen Rappaport( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This picture book biography explores the life of Theodore Roosevelt through vivid prose and the president's own words"--
Turkey Bowl by Phil Bildner( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ethan looks forward to the Thanksgiving Day when he and his friends are finally old enough to play in the annual family football game, but that day arrives full of snow and icy roads
True heart by Marissa Moss( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At the turn of the century, a young woman who works on the railroad accomplishes her yearning ambition to become an engineer when a male engineer is injured and can't drive his train
Late for school by Steve Martin( Book )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A boy will do almost anything to avoid being late to school yet again
Mousetronaut goes to Mars by Mark E Kelly( Book )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mouse stowaway on NASA's first human mission to Mars becomes a hero when one of the landing craft's engines fails. Includes facts about Mars
The legend of the curse of the Bambino by Dan Shaughnessy( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It all started on January 5, 1920, a fateful day in baseball history, when the Boston Red Sox traded Babe Ruth to the New York Yankees for a mere pile of cash. That's when, some say, the Red Sox's reversal of fortune began. Before Ruth was traded, the Red Sox had been the best team in baseball, winning five of fifteen World Series. Since then, the Yankees have had twenty-six World Series to their credit. The Red Sox have come painstakingly close over those decades, but not close enough. Could it be that Babe Ruth took revenge on the team that traded him so long ago-making the Red Sox wait a torturous eighty-six years before they could win another World Series
The shot heard 'round the world by Phil Bildner( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
If you lived in Brooklyn in 1951, your life revolved around the Brooklyn Dodgers. Come summertime you bled Dodger blue. And it was in that summer of '51 that "Dem Bums"--What we lovingly called our Dodgers -- caused their biggest stir of all. For the young Brooklyn Dodger fan in this story, the summer of 1951 was a summer for heroes. The Dodgers, with players like Jackie Robinson, Carl Erskine, and Clem Labine, faced off against the New York Giants in a pennant race that no one had seen the likes of and no one would ever forget. On October 2, 1951, the New York Giants of the borough of Brooklyn held its breath as the Dodgers faced the Giants for the third, tie-breaking game to determine which team would go on to play the Yankees in the World Series. More than just a story about baseball, this is a sweeping view of life in Brooklyn in the summer of 1951, from its streets, to its Cyclone, to its stadium. Phil Bildner pitches the ball and C.F. Payne hits a shot to be heard 'round the world giving this renowned story new life
Lineup for yesterday by Ogden Nash( Book )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In 1949, SPORT magazine published Lineup for Yesterday, a collection of poems by Ogden Nash celebrating the greatest big-league baseball players of the 1800s and early 1900s. Using an alphabetical approach, the famous wordsmith paid entertaining tribute to 24 legends of the diamond, encapsulating each in just 4 clever lines. Creative Editions is proud to present this masterpiece to a new generation of fans, reintroducing icons from the formative years of professional baseball."--Amazon.com
Micawber by John Lithgow( Recording )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Micawber, a squirrel fascinated by art, leaves a museum with an art student and secretly uses her supplies to make his own paintings
 
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Alternative Names
Payne, C. F.
Payne, Chris F.
Payne, Chris F. 1954-
Payne, Chris Fox 1956-
Languages
English (69)
German (2)
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