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Mayo, Gretchen

Overview
Works: 32 works in 51 publications in 1 language and 8,258 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Folklore  Fiction  Legends  Biography  History 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: E98.F6, 398.2608997
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Publications about Gretchen Mayo
Publications by Gretchen Mayo
Most widely held works by Gretchen Mayo
Earthmaker's tales : North American Indian stories about earth happenings by Gretchen Mayo( Book )
6 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 648 libraries worldwide
A collection of North American Indian legends about the origins of thunder, tornados, and other weather phenomena
Star tales : North American Indian stories about the stars by Gretchen Mayo( Book )
3 editions published in 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 648 libraries worldwide
A collection of Indian legends about the stars, moon, and nighttime sky
Whale brother by Barbara A Steiner( Book )
4 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 608 libraries worldwide
Omu longs to find the magic he needs to create great whalebone carvings and inspired music on his harmonica, but he does not discover the inspiration until he stands watch beside a dying killer whale
Here comes tricky rabbit by Gretchen Mayo( Book )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 505 libraries worldwide
Tricky Rabbit has to hop in and out of trouble every day tricking wolves, Bobcat, and Otter in these American Indian stories
Meet tricky Coyote! by Gretchen Mayo( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 505 libraries worldwide
A collection of legends about the cunning trickster Coyote, taken from a variety of Native American sources
I hate my name by Eva H Grant( Book )
2 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in English and held by 486 libraries worldwide
After starting school, a girl with an unusual first name weighs the pains of being ridiculed and feeling different against the pleasures of having a unique identity and learning to appreciate other's names
That tricky Coyote! by Gretchen Mayo( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 486 libraries worldwide
A collection of legends about the cunning trickster Coyote, taken from a variety of Native American sources
Anna, the one and only by Barbara M Joosse( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 486 libraries worldwide
Third-grader, Anna Skoggen, struggles to express her true personality, and finally finds a way to be herself and become friends with her older sister, Kimberly
Big trouble for tricky rabbit! by Gretchen Mayo( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 397 libraries worldwide
A collection of tales featuring the tricks and trials of Tricky Rabbit
Anna and the cat lady by Barbara M Joosse( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 350 libraries worldwide
When nine-year-old Anna rescues a stray kitten, it leads her into friendship with Mrs. Sarafiny, an eccentric old woman with many cats and a paranoid conviction that the Martians are after her
The kangaroo by Paula Z Hogan( Book )
2 editions published between 1979 and 1991 in English and held by 339 libraries worldwide
Describes in simple terms the life cycle of kangaroos
The secret life of Hubie Hartzel by Susan Rowan Masters( Book )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 332 libraries worldwide
Hubie is a daydreamer. He imagines he is a rock star, or a heavyweight champion, or that he is adopted. In class he doodles a lot. But Hubie has some big problems. He is not doing well in school, is overweight, and is the victim of the class bully, Marruci. Hubie is convinced that life stinks. But maybe there is something Hubie can do to change that
The moon of falling leaves : the great buffalo hunt by Cary B Ziter( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 275 libraries worldwide
Depicts the central importance of the buffalo in the life of the Plains Indians by tracing a year in the cycle of hunting, herding, and deriving products and food from the buffalo
Frank Lloyd Wright by Gretchen Mayo( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 192 libraries worldwide
Examines the life and career of the American architect, detailing the evolution of his innovative design and the structures which won him fame around the world
Milk by Gretchen Mayo( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
Discusses cow's milk, how it comes from dairy farm animals, and how it is transformed into various dairy products
The Wright brothers by Kerri O'Hern( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
With bold drawings, this book tells of the Wright Brothers, who persevered in fulfilling a dream that mankind had had for centuries--the dream of flight
The Wright brothers by Gretchen Mayo( Book )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
A biography of the bicycle makers whose fascination with flight led them to build and fly the world's first successful aircraft powered by an engine and controlled by a pilot
Pasta by Gretchen Mayo( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 155 libraries worldwide
Discusses pasta and describes how different kinds of pasta are made
Help : getting to know about needing and giving by Laura Greene( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 154 libraries worldwide
Illustrates that giving and accepting help makes most tasks easier
Applesauce by Gretchen Mayo( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
Describes how apples are grown and made into the popular food, applesauce
 
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Mayo, Gretchen
Languages
English (37)
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