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Gammell, Stephen

Overview
Works: 143 works in 499 publications in 6 languages and 75,443 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  History  Picture books  Biography  Folklore  Horror tales  Legends 
Roles: Illustrator, Performer, Translator
Classifications: PZ8.1.S399, [E]
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Publications about Stephen Gammell
Publications by Stephen Gammell
Most widely held works about Stephen Gammell
 
Most widely held works by Stephen Gammell
Song and dance man by Karen Ackerman( Book )
23 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 5,027 libraries worldwide
Grandpa entertains his three grandchildren with a magic trick, a song, and a tap dance, while he relives his days in vaudeville
The relatives came by Cynthia Rylant( Book )
25 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and held by 4,574 libraries worldwide
The relatives come to visit from Virginia and everyone has a wonderful time
Scary stories to tell in the dark by Alvin Schwartz( Book )
23 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in English and held by 4,098 libraries worldwide
Stories of ghosts and witches, "jump" stories, scary songs, and modern-day scary stories
More scary stories to tell in the dark by Alvin Schwartz( Book )
17 editions published between 1984 and 2001 in English and held by 3,568 libraries worldwide
Presents a selection of tales about haunted houses, ghastly deeds, wailing specters, and other terrifying phenomena
Old black fly by Jim Aylesworth( Book )
13 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 3,258 libraries worldwide
Rhyming text and illustrations follow a mischievous old black fly through the alphabet as he has a very busy bad day landing where he should not be. Nothing drives a family crazy faster than an old black fly on a hot summer day, especially when the family's a little crazy already. And this fly is as bad as they come. He knows every low-down trick in the book--and won't rest until he's gone through them all. He ate on the crust of the Apple pie. He bothered the Baby and made her cry. Shoo fly! Shoo fly! Shooo
Where the buffaloes begin by Olaf Baker( Book )
17 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 2,882 libraries worldwide
After hearing the legend retold by the tribe's oldest member, Little Wolf hopes to someday witness the beginning of the buffaloes at the sacred lake
Scary stories 3 : more tales to chill your bones by Alvin Schwartz( Book )
13 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in English and held by 2,827 libraries worldwide
More traditional and modern-day stories of ghosts, haunts, superstitions, monsters, and horrible scary things
My friend, the starfinder by George Ella Lyon( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2,435 libraries worldwide
A child relates some of the wondrous tales told by an old man who once found a falling star and stood at the end of a rainbow
Come a tide by George Ella Lyon( Book )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 1,929 libraries worldwide
A girl provides a lighthearted account of the spring floods at her rural home
Stonewall by Jean Fritz( Book )
3 editions published between 1979 and 1997 in English and held by 1,767 libraries worldwide
A biography of the brilliant southern general who gained the nickname Stonewall by his stand at Bull Run during the Civil War
Will's mammoth by Rafe Martin( Book )
7 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in English and held by 1,664 libraries worldwide
Though his parents explain there have been no mammoths for over ten thousand years, Will goes out in the snow one day, certain he will meet some
Dancing teepees : poems of American Indian youth ( Book )
5 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 1,648 libraries worldwide
An illustrated collection of poems from the oral tradition of Native Americans
Old Henry by Joan W Blos( Book )
12 editions published between 1987 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 1,642 libraries worldwide
Henry's neighbors are scandalized that he ignores them and lets his property get run down, until they drive him away and find themselves missing him
The secret science project that almost ate the school by Judy Sierra( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 1,493 libraries worldwide
A boy sends off for "Professor Swami's Super Slime" to use as his science fair project and then has to cope with the funny disaster that follows
Wake-up, Bear--it's Christmas! by Stephen Gammell( Book )
19 editions published between 1981 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 1,484 libraries worldwide
A hibernating bear wakes up on Christmas Eve and entertains a special visitor
Thanksgiving poems ( Book )
3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 1,354 libraries worldwide
A collection of poems expressing thanksgiving from a variety of sources including American Indian and the Bible
Monster mama by Liz Rosenberg( Book )
9 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,327 libraries worldwide
Patrick Edward's fierce monster mother helps him deal with some obnoxious bullies
Once upon MacDonald's farm by Stephen Gammell( Book )
11 editions published between 1981 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,316 libraries worldwide
MacDonald tries farming with exotic circus animals, but has better luck with his neighbor's cow, horse, and chicken--or does he?
Hey, pancakes! by Tamson Weston( Book )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 1,264 libraries worldwide
The day gets off to a rough start, but soon the smell of pancakes fills the air and a family gathers for a breakfast feast
Thunder at Gettysburg by Patricia Lee Gauch( Book )
10 editions published between 1975 and 2003 in English and held by 1,250 libraries worldwide
Fourteen-year-old Tillie becomes involved in the tragic battle of July 1-3, 1863
 
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Alternative Names
Gemels, Stīvens, 1943-
Languages
English (206)
French (4)
Spanish (3)
Basque (2)
Korean (2)
German (1)
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