WorldCat Identities

Widener, Terry

Overview
Works: 43 works in 95 publications in 1 language and 24,577 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  History  Folklore  Baseball stories  Picture books  Poetry 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: GV1132.L6, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Terry Widener
Joe Louis : America's fighter by David A Adler( Book )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 2,325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life story of Joe Louis, heavyweight champion boxer, with the complete history of his career in the ring
Satchel Paige : don't look back by David A Adler( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 2,322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Satchel Paige was one of the greatest pitchers in baseball. Take a look at his life and his struggle to be accepted into the major league
Lou Gehrig : the luckiest man by David A Adler( Book )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 2,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the life of the Yankees' star ballplayer, focusing on his character and his struggle with the terminal disease amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
America's champion swimmer : Gertrude Ederle by David A Adler( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 1,766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the life and accomplishments of Gertrude Ederle, the first woman to swim the English Channel and a figure in the early women's rights movement
The Babe & I by David A Adler( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 1,715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While helping his family make ends meet during the Depression by selling newspapers, a boy meets Babe Ruth
The firefighters' Thanksgiving by Maribeth Boelts( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 1,376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Calls to fires, an injured friend, and cooking disasters threaten to keep a group of fire fighters from enjoying Thanksgiving dinner
Girl wonder : a baseball story in nine innings by Deborah Hopkinson( Book )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 1,340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the early 1900s, Alta Weiss, a young woman who knows from an early age that she loves baseball, finds a way to show that she can play, even though she is a girl
You never heard of Willie Mays?! by Jonah Winter( Book )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A visual profile of the record-setting baseball star traces his Birmingham childhood, achievements in the Negro Leagues, and fame as a center fielder for the Giants
If the shoe fits by Gary Soto( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After being teased about his brand new loafers, Rigo puts them away for so long he grows out of them
Peg and the whale by Kenneth Oppel( Book )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peg, a big strapping seven-year-old lass who has caught everything else in the sea, joins the crew of the whaling ship Viper and sets out to catch herself a whale
Roy makes a car by Mary E Lyons( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roy Tyle, the best mechanic in the state of Florida, can clean spark plugs just by looking at them. He takes a two-dollar bet that he can make an accident-proof car
Steel Town by Jonah Winter( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Steel Town, it's always raining, freight trains come and go, the big furnace roars, and the steel mill never sleeps
Man o' War : best racehorse ever by Jennifer Guess McKerley( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the story of the famous racing thoroughbred that was named greatest horse of the twentieth century
When the fireflies come by Jonathan London( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Baseball, ice cream, and fireflies are summer
The twins and the Bird of Darkness : a hero tale from the Caribbean by Robert D San Souci( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the Bird of Darkness takes Princess Marie, twin brothers Soliday, who is brave and kind, and Salacota, who is cowardly, set off to fight the beast and rescue the princess
The streak : how Joe DiMaggio became America's hero by Barb Rosenstock( Book )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the story of the legendary baseball star, his favorite bat, Betsy Ann, and the longest hitting streak in baseball history, which united the country on the brink of World War II
The Peter Yarrow songbook by Peter Yarrow( Book )
4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Snuggle down sleepy and warm with this soothing collection of beloved lullabies"--p. [4] of book cover
Shoe magic by Nikki Grimes( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poems describe the different shoes children wear, including sandals, running shoes, golf shoes, and workboots
Favorite folk songs by Peter Yarrow( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Join Peter Yarrow and sing along with this treasury of simple but memorable songs that have been cherished for generations"--P. [4] of cover
Let's sing together! ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lyrics plus chords and a recording of some favorite folk songs
 
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English (66)
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