skip to content

Van Steenwyk, Elizabeth

Overview
Works: 31 works in 59 publications in 1 language and 8,646 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  History  Picture books 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.V358, B
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about Elizabeth Van Steenwyk
Publications by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk
Most widely held works by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk
Prairie Christmas by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 763 libraries worldwide
On the Nebraska prairie in 1880, eleven-year-old Emma finds a way to celebrate the spirit of Christmas while her mother, a midwife, delivers a baby on Christmas Eve
When Abraham talked to the trees by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 736 libraries worldwide
Abraham Lincoln loved words. In this book, young readers get a glimpse of a historical giant who had to struggle against the odds to learn the skills that they are developing
A traitor among us by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
5 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 687 libraries worldwide
In occupied Holland in 1944, thirteen-year-old Pieter becomes increasingly involved in the work of the Dutch Resistance even though he knows the risk of being discovered by the Nazi informer who lives in his village
Three dog winter by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
7 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in English and held by 622 libraries worldwide
The world of sled dog racing in northern Montana forms the background for a twelve-year-old boy's adjustment to his father's death, his mother's remarriage, and the integration of two families into one
My name is York by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 575 libraries worldwide
A slave describes the journey he makes with his master, Captain William Clark, into the uncharted territory of the American West to find a water passageway to the Pacific Ocean
Levi Strauss : the blue jeans man by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 490 libraries worldwide
Traces the life of the immigrant Jewish peddler who went on to found Levi Strauss & Co., the world's first and largest manufacturer of denim jeans
First dog, Fala by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 478 libraries worldwide
Meet the Scottish terrier who won the hearts of a U.S. president and the American people
Dwight David Eisenhower, president by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 399 libraries worldwide
A biography of the commanding general of the Allied forces in Europe in World War II who became the thirty-fourth President of the United States
Dorothy Hamill : Olympic champion by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 355 libraries worldwide
Traces the ice skating career of Dorothy Hamill who won a gold medal at the 12th Winter Olympic Games
Ida B. Wells-Barnett : woman of courage by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 352 libraries worldwide
A biography of the black woman who campaigned for civil rights and founded the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Mathew Brady : Civil War photographer by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 323 libraries worldwide
A biography of the pioneering photographer, who is known for his unique portrayal of the Civil War, as well as for portraits of such personalities as Lincoln, Grant, Lee, and others
Quarter horse winner by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 263 libraries worldwide
As she strives for a place on the Midtown Stables gymkhana team, 13-year-old Holly gradually becomes more sensitive to the needs of other people and of her horse
Maggie in the morning by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 240 libraries worldwide
In 1941, while visiting relatives in Oquawka, Illinois, eleven-year-old Maggie Calhoun is prodded by a spirited neighbor girl to track down a family secret
Barrel horse racer : formerly titled The best horse by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
3 editions published in 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 228 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Wendy's ambition to become Barrel Horse Race Champion conflicts with her mother's desire that she model her life after a globe-trotting aunt
Frederic Remington by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 200 libraries worldwide
This is a biography of Frederic Remington, an American artist whose art documented the settling of the West
Stars on ice by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 196 libraries worldwide
The secret of the spotted horse by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 190 libraries worldwide
When Reddy goes to Montana to visit his aunt and uncle, he is determined to become a rodeo champion before the summer is over, but then someone tries to steal his horse Ruff
Terror on the rebound by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
After their van is wrecked during a snowstorm, the members of a girls' basketball team take refuge in an isolated house, but the old house holds secrets the girls would never have imagined
Presidents at home by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 174 libraries worldwide
Gives brief biographical sketches of thirty-nine American presidents from George Washington to Jimmy Carter, describing their houses and home lives
The ghost in the gym by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
Seventh-grader Toby becomes the first girl member of the cross-country track team, then finds herself involved in discovering whether the ghost in the gym is a real one or a prankster
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Alternative Names

controlled identity Harler, Anne, 1928-

Steenwyk, Elizabeth Van
Van Steenwyk Elizabeth
Languages
English (41)
Covers
Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.