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Paulsen, Ruth Wright

Overview
Works: 30 works in 101 publications in 6 languages and 15,492 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Anecdotes  Stories in rhyme  Children's television programs  Motion pictures  History  Poetry  Television programs 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.P2843, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Ruth Wright Paulsen
Publications by Ruth Wright Paulsen
Most widely held works by Ruth Wright Paulsen
My life in dog years by Gary Paulsen( Book )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 2,913 libraries worldwide
The author describes some of the dogs that have had special places in his life including, his first dog, Snowball, in the Phillippines; Dirk, who protected him from bullies; and Cookie, who saved his life. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Woodsong by Gary Paulsen( Book )
10 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 2,646 libraries worldwide
For a rugged outdoor man and his family, life in northern Minnesota is a wild experience involving wolves, deer, and the sled dogs that make their way of life possible. Includes an account of the author's first Iditarod, a dogsled race across Alasaka
The haymeadow by Gary Paulsen( Book )
7 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 2,557 libraries worldwide
Fourteen-year-old John comes of age and gains self-reliance during the summer he spends up in the Wyoming mountains tending his father's herd of sheep
The tortilla factory by Gary Paulsen( Book )
19 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in Spanish and English and held by 2,007 libraries worldwide
In clear and eloquent language, Gary Paulsen pays tribute to a cycle of life--from seed to plant to tortilla. Workers till the black soil, operate the clanking machinery of the factory, and drive the trucks that deliver the tortillas back into the hands that will plant the yellow seeds. With Ruth Wright Paulsen's expressive paintings, The Tortilla Factory brings forth the poetry and beauty of a simple way of life. --
Canoe days by Gary Paulsen( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 1,308 libraries worldwide
A canoe ride on a northern lake during a summer day reveals the quiet beauty and wonder of nature in and around the peaceful water
Dogteam by Gary Paulsen( Book )
9 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 1,304 libraries worldwide
Portrays the excitement, the danger, and the beauty of a night run. On a moonlit winter night, a team of dogs pulls a sled, taking the narrator and readers on a wondrous ride through the snow, into and out of the woods. It is a ride you'll wish would never end. Through this exquisite prose poem, Gary Paulsen shares the joy, the beauty, and the grandeur of the outdoors. With his joyous text and Ruth Wright Paulsen's exuberant and expressive illustrations, Dogteam is a celebration of nature, a dance that invites everyone to join in. An exquisite prose poem and stunning watercolors bring the beauty of a nighttime dogsled run to life. This picture books is a companion to two of Gary Paulsen's most beloved books, Newbery Honor recipient Dogsong, and Woodsong
The island by Gary Paulsen( Book )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 932 libraries worldwide
Fifteen-year-old Wil discovers himself and the wonders of nature when he leaves home to live on an island in northern Wisconsin
Worksong by Gary Paulsen( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 922 libraries worldwide
Illustrations and rhyming text depict people doing all kinds of work
Sailing : from jibs to jibing by Gary Paulsen( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 167 libraries worldwide
The author offers instructions with his personal touch on sailing basics, including advice on care, equipment, repair, and emergency procedures
Hiking and backpacking by Gary Paulsen( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 166 libraries worldwide
Discusses equipment, clothing, packing, carrying, camping, cooking, being lost, first aid for injuries, and dealing with animals in the wild
Managing labour relationships in a new economy by Ruth Wright Paulsen( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
History of the town of Colchester by Ruth Wright Paulsen( Book )
4 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Worksong ( visu )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
A reading of the book, "Work song" by author Gary Paulson, illustrated by Ruth Wright Paulsen. A gentle rhyme of the working world and of people doing all kinds of work
The fourteenth summer by Gary Paulsen( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Fourteen-year-old John comes of age and gains self-reliance during the summer he spends up in the Wyoming mountains tending his father's herd of sheep. Suggested level: intermediate
Father water, Mother woods : essays on fishing and hunting in the North Woods by Gary Paulsen( Book )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Takes you through the seasons, from the incredible taste of a spring fish fresh from the smokehouse, to the first sight of the first deer, to the peace of winter days spent dreaming by the stove in a fishhouse on the ice. Shows fishing and hunting as pleasure, art, companionship, and as sources of life's deepest lessons
Gawe van die goeie aarde by Gary Paulsen( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in Afrikaans and held by 5 libraries worldwide
La tortillería ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 5 libraries worldwide
In clear and eloquent language, Gary Paulsen pays tribute to a cycle of life--from seed to plant to tortilla. Workers till the black soil, operate the clanking machinery of the factory, and drive the trucks that deliver the tortillas back into the hands that will plant the yellow seeds. With Ruth Wright Paulsen's expressive paintings, The Tortilla Factory brings forth the poetry and beauty of a simple way of life
Dogteam mit Huskies durch die Nacht ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in German and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Mpho e tswang lefatsheng le molemo by Gary Paulsen( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in Sotho and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Mpho go tswa lefatsheng le le siameng by Gary Paulsen( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in Tswana and held by 3 libraries worldwide
 
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Paulsen, Ruth
Languages
English (73)
Spanish (13)
Tswana (1)
German (1)
Sotho (1)
Afrikaans (1)
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