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Christensen, Bonnie

Overview
Works: 21 works in 48 publications in 1 language and 12,991 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  History  Picture books 
Roles: Illustrator, Creator
Classifications: PN4874.C59, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bonnie Christensen
The daring Nellie Bly : America's star reporter by Bonnie Christensen ( Book )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 1,664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduces the life of Nellie Bly who, as a "stunt reporter" for the New York World newspaper in the late 1800s, championed women's rights and traveled around the world faster than anyone ever had
Woody Guthrie : poet of the people by Bonnie Christensen ( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 1,273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An introductory biography of famous folk singer Woody Guthrie presented as a picture book with a brief lyrical text and woodcut-like illustrations. Includes the complete lyrics to his "This Land is Your Land."
Django by Bonnie Christensen ( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Born into a traveling gypsy family, young Django Reinhardt taught himself guitar at an early age. He was soon acclaimed as the "Gypsy Genius" and "Prodigy Boy," but one day his world changed completely when a fire claimed the use of his fretting hand. Folks said Django would never play again, but with passion and perseverance he was soon setting the world's concert stages ablaze
Breaking into print : before and after the invention of the printing press by Stephen Krensky ( Book )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the nature of books in the world before the development of the printing press and the subsequent effect of that invention on civilization
Ida B. Wells : let the truth be told by Walter Dean Myers ( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Award-winning author Myers tells the story of legendary civil rights figure Ida B. Wells, who fought to make the lives of African Americans better long before the events of the 20th century
I, Galileo by Bonnie Christensen ( Book )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the life of the Italian scientist from a first-person perspective that surveys his achievements while covering his world-changing ideas about a heliocentric solar system and his imprisonment for heresy
Fabulous : a portrait of Andy Warhol by Bonnie Christensen ( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biography of Andy Warhol
Plant a little seed by Bonnie Christensen ( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two friends plant seeds in their community garden, then water, weed, wait, and dream as the plants grow until they can be harvested. Includes facts about gardening and harvest festivals
Rebus riot by Bonnie Christensen ( Book )
4 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of verses that use pictures in place of some words
Moon over Tennessee : a boy's Civil War journal by Craig Crist-Evans ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A thirteen-year-old boy sets off with his father from their farm in Tennessee to join the Confederate forces on their way to fight at Gettysburg. Told in the form of diary entries
Putting the world to sleep by Shelley Moore Thomas ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cumulative stanzas describe the end of the day as the moon comes over the mountain, the crickets sing, the stars shine, a fireplace glows, a mother sings, a baby yawns, and a little girls goes to sleep
I, Dred Scott : a fictional slave narrative based on the life and legal precedent of Dred Scott by Shelia P Moses ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Having served his master in northern states, under the provisions of the Missouri compromise the slave Dred Scott may be eligible for emancipation, but legal obstacles stand in the way of his freedom
The Princess of Borscht by Leda Schubert ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ruthie's grandmother, who is in the hospital with pneumonia, says she needs homemade borscht by five o'clock and young Ruthie, with the help of her neighbors, tries to make some even without the secret recipe
Magic in the margins : a medieval tale of bookmaking by W Nikola-Lisa ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At a medieval monastery, orphaned Simon, who is apprenticing in illumination, dreams of the day he can create his own pictures, but finds he must first complete a strange and unusual assignment that Father Anselm has given him
An edible alphabet by Bonnie Christensen ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Depicts edible plants from Apple to Zucchini by means of wood engravings. Includes descriptive index
In my grandmother's house : award-winning authors tell stories about their grandmothers ( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twelve children's authors remember and celebrate their grandmothers
A single pebble : a story of the Silk Road by Bonnie Christensen ( Book )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In 9th century China, a little girl sends a small jade pebble to travel with her father along the Silk Road. The pebble passes from his hand all the way to the Republic of Venice, the end of the Silk Road, where a boy cherishes it and sees the value of this gift from a girl at the end of the road"--
Django world's greatest jazz guitarist by Bonnie Christensen ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Born into a traveling gypsy family, young Django Reinhardt taught himself guitar at an early age. He was soon acclaimed as the "Gypsy Genius" and "Prodigy Boy," but one day his world changed completely when a fire claimed the use of his fretting hand. Folks said Django would never play again, but with passion and perseverance he was soon setting the world's concert stages ablaze
Django : world's greatest jazz guitarist by Bonnie Christensen ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Born into a travelling gypsy family, young Django Reinhardt taught himself guitar at an early age. He was soon acclaimed as the "Gypsy Genius" and "Prodigy Boy," but one day his world changed completely when a fire claimed the use of his fretting hand. Folks said Django would never play again, but with passion and perserverance he was soon setting the world's concert stages ablaze. Bonnie Christensen's gorgeous oil paintings and jazzy, syncopated text perfectly depict the man and his music
Django by Bonnie Christensen ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Born into a travelling gypsy family, young Django Reinhardt taught himself guitar at an early age. He was soon acclaimed as the "Gypsy Genius" and "Prodigy Boy," but one day his world changed completely when a fire claimed the use of his fretting hand. Folks said Django would never play again, but with passion and perserverance he was soon setting the world's concert stages ablaze
 
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