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Mortensen, Lori 1955-

Overview
Works: 53 works in 128 publications in 1 language and 13,695 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Graphic novels  Biography  Comic books, strips, etc  History  Folklore  Sports stories  Stories in rhyme 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ8.3.M8422, E
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Publications about Lori Mortensen
Publications by Lori Mortensen
Most widely held works by Lori Mortensen
Cowpoke Clyde and Dirty Dawg by Lori Mortensen( Book )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,066 libraries worldwide
Following increasingly chaotic attempts to give his dog a bath, Cowpoke Clyde discovers there is only one way to get Dawg into the tub
Cindy Moo by Lori Mortensen( Book )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 901 libraries worldwide
After hearing the famous nursery rhyme, the Diddle herd decides it is impossible for a cow to jump over the moon, but Cindy Moo is determined to discover how it can be done
In the trees, honey bees by Lori Mortensen( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 642 libraries worldwide
"This introduction to a wild colony of honeybees offers close-up views of the queen, the cells, even bee eggs, and an understanding of their lives"--Provided by the publisher
Come see the Earth turn : the story of Léon Foucault by Lori Mortensen( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 558 libraries worldwide
Explores the life and work of nineteenth-century French physicist Leon Foucault, who invented a pendulum that provided proof that the Earth rotated on its axis
Chicken Lily by Lori Mortensen( Book )
3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 471 libraries worldwide
"Through puns and poetry, Chicken Lily overcomes her fears and reads a poem onstage at her school poetry jam"--
Leprechauns by Lori Mortensen( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 431 libraries worldwide
This book explores accounts of leprechaun encounters and discusses legends that have been told about mortals catching leprechauns but usually ending up tricked by an escaping leprechaun
Mousequerade ball : a counting tale by Lori Mortensen( Book )
4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 416 libraries worldwide
"When ten mice get dressed up for a fancy ball the arrival of a cat sends them fleeing but what if the cat's only intention is to dance the night away? Counting up and counting down, dancing all the while, this delightful story invites readers to the event of the season: The Mousquerade Ball!"--
The end zone by Lori Mortensen( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 373 libraries worldwide
Olivia is fast, strong, and can catch. She loves flag football, but the boys won't let her play. Find out if Olivia ever gets to play flag football
Satoshi Tajiri : Pokemon creator by Lori Mortensen( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 358 libraries worldwide
Examines the life of electronic game designer, Satoshi Tajiri, who created Pokémon, one of the most popular computer games ever produced
The missing monster card by Lori Mortensen( Book )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 337 libraries worldwide
Ethan cannot wait to show Zack his new monster card, but when the new card disappears, the search begins
A day at the fire station by Lori Mortensen( Book )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 330 libraries worldwide
"In graphic novel format, text and illustrations describe the daily activities of firefighters"--Provided by publisher
Harriet Tubman : hero of the Underground Railroad by Lori Mortensen( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 328 libraries worldwide
Highlights the life and accomplishments of the woman who, after escaping life as a slave in the South, returned to help others escape through the Underground Railroad
Manners matter in the library by Lori Mortensen( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 310 libraries worldwide
In graphic novel format, explains proper etiquette for using a library
Cowpoke Clyde rides the range by Lori Mortensen( Book )
3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 309 libraries worldwide
"Learning to ride a bike sure isn't easy--but Cowpoke Clyde sticks with it until he's riding like a pro! Good thing he's got his trusty friend Dawg to look out for him"--
Paul Revere's ride by Lori Mortensen( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 307 libraries worldwide
Simple text tells the story of Paul Revere, and how he spread the alarm to warn the colonists that the British were coming
The cat that disappeared by Lori Mortensen( Book )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 255 libraries worldwide
"The pet show is about to start, but Ava can't find her cat. It's time to do some detective work. Ava, Clair, and Caleb are on the case!"--Page 4 of cover
Writing the U.S. Constitution by Lori Mortensen( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 250 libraries worldwide
The men argued all summer in the hot room. The United States needed a new government. But would the Founding Fathers be able to agree on a plan? Here's the story
Thomas Edison : inventor, scientist, and genius by Lori Mortensen( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 227 libraries worldwide
Thomas Edison was a curious child whose experiments sometimes got him into trouble. Find out how he became a great scientist whose inventions made a better life for most everyone
The lost lunch by Lori Mortensen( Book )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 208 libraries worldwide
"When Andrew's lunch goes missing, he is left sad and hungry. With the help of his friend Dylan, the search for the lost lunch begins"--Page 4 of cover
Ellis Island by Lori Mortensen( Book )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
Describes the history of Ellis Island and what immigrants had to go through before they could legally enter the United States
 
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