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Morrison, Cathy

Overview
Works: 82 works in 178 publications in 2 languages and 10,070 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Stories in rhyme  History  Children's audiobooks 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ8.3.M8253, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Cathy Morrison
I want a pet by Cathy Morrison( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child searches the zoo for the perfect pet, but finds them to be too high, too low, too fast, or too slow
Animalogy : animal analogies by Marianne Collins Berkes( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses analogies to teach the similarities and differences between animals, including their sounds, physical adaptations, behaviors, and classes
Juliette Low, Girl Scout founder by Helen Boyd Higgins( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a fictional account of the childhood of the woman responsible for the founding of the Girl Scouts of America
The prairie that nature built by Marybeth Lorbiecki( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nature on the prairie, including both wildlife and wildfire, is a rich and closely knit ecosystem, as reflected in the interlocking verses of this simple story. Endnotes present facts, activities, related games, and resources"--
Pitter and Patter by Martha Sullivan( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The water cycle becomes a down-to-earth reality when children follow Pitter on his overland journey from cloud to ocean, and Patter on her journey from cloud to ocean by way of an underground route. In the ocean they meet and join in a cloud once again. 'Explore More' endnotes provide additional explanations of water cycle principles"--
Nature recycles : how about you? by Michelle Lord( Book )

5 editions published in 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explore how different animals in different habitats use recycled material to build homes, protect themselves, and get food
Amelia Earhart, young air pioneer by Jane Moore Howe( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of pilot Amelia Earhart's childhood, family life, education, first flight, and flying lessons
If you love honey : nature's connections by Martha Sullivan( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Suggesting that "you love honey," this book traces honey to bees, then to dandelions, then to ladybugs that eat insect pests on dandelions, and so on, tracing a natural interactive cycle through many connecting organisms. An educational chart for children traces links of pollination and honey-making, while material for teachers and parents offers further background information."--
William Henry Harrison, young Tippecanoe by Howard H Peckham( Book )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictionalized biography focusing on the early years of the man who distinguished himself at the Battle of Tippecanoe and was later elected as the ninth president of the United States
George Rogers Clark, boy of the Northwest frontier by Katharine Elliott Wilkie( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Childhood of the explorer and soldier who won the Northwest Territory for the United States during the Revolutionary War
Phillis Wheatley : [young Revolutionary poet] by Kathryn Kilby Borland( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the young slave girl who overcame her inability to read and write and became the most famous poet of her day
John Hancock : independent boy by Kathryn Cleven Sisson( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Abner Doubleday : boy baseball pioneer by Montrew Dunham( Book )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet Abner Doubleday, the boy who loved baseball but grew up to become a famous Civil War general. He is also believed to be the inventor baseball
Eddie Rickenbacker : boy pilot and racer by Kathryn Cleven Sisson( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of an automobile racer and pilot who contributed a great deal towards the growth of military and commercial aviation in the United States
Frederick Douglass : young defender of human rights by Elisabeth P Myers( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of famous civil rights advocate and presidential advisor Frederick Douglass's early years
John Audubon, young naturalist by Miriam E Mason( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a young boy first in Haiti and then in France, James Audubon delights in the wonders of nature but on arriving in the United States, he decides to become an artist and draw every bird in North America
James Whitcomb Riley : young poet by Minnie Belle Mitchell( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a fictional account of the childhood of the "Children's Poet," who wrote more than one hundred poems including "Little Orphant Annie" and "The Old Swimmin' Hole."
Lew Wallace by Martha E Schaaf( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world-famous novel of ancient times, Ben Hur: A Tale of the Christ, was written by Lew Wallace, who grew up in the early 1800s roaming the fields and streams of Indiana. Young readers will meet the renowned author as a child whose daring exploits, coupled with a deep religious faith, foreshadowed the Civil War general, governor of the New Mexico Territory, United States ambassador, and author he would become
Dino tracks by Rhonda Lucas Donald( Book )

5 editions published in 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Step back in time and follow dinosaur tracks around the world. Whether made by a few dinosaurs or large groups, these tracks provide clues to the movement and behavior of these lovable ancient creatures. What dinosaurs made the tracks and what do scientists think they were doing when they made them? The author tells the story in rhythmic rhyme that may be sung to the tune of Over the River and Through the Woods
Alexander Hamilton, young statesman by Helen Boyd Higgins( Book )

8 editions published between 1942 and 2008 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a fictional account of the childhood of the man who would become the first Secretary of the Treasury, as he enjoys peaceful days with his books and pet parrot on Caribbean islands, dreaming of one day attending college in the American Colonies
 
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Animalogy : animal analogies
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Juliette Low, Girl Scout founderAmelia Earhart, young air pioneerWilliam Henry Harrison, young TippecanoeGeorge Rogers Clark, boy of the Northwest frontierPhillis Wheatley : [young Revolutionary poet]John Hancock : independent boyAbner Doubleday : boy baseball pioneerEddie Rickenbacker : boy pilot and racer