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Allen, Thomas B. (Thomas Burt) 1928-2004

Overview
Works: 66 works in 207 publications in 5 languages and 20,524 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  History  Chronologies  Encyclopedias  Autobiographies  Biographies  Sports fiction 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Performer
Classifications: PZ7.V3273, E
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Publications by Thomas B Allen, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by Thomas B Allen
The chalk box kid by Clyde Robert Bulla( Book )
9 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in English and held by 2,052 libraries worldwide
Nine-year-old Gregory's house does not have room for a garden, but he creates a surprising and very different garden in an unusual place
Blackberries in the dark by Mavis Jukes( Book )
20 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 1,871 libraries worldwide
Nine-year-old Austin visits his grandmother the summer after his grandfather dies and together they try to come to terms with their loss
Going West by Jean Van Leeuwen( Book )
3 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in English and held by 1,351 libraries worldwide
Follows a family's emigration by prairie schooner from the East, across the plains to Kansas
The most beautiful place in the world by Ann Cameron( Book )
39 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,324 libraries worldwide
"Je m'appelle Juan et j'habite au Guatemala dans les montagnes". Juan habite plus précisément à San Pablo, le plus bel endroit du monde, où les fleurs et la pauvreté se côtoient. Abandonné par son père, puis par sa mère, le garçonnet trouve refuge et réconfort auprès de sa grand-mère. Un récit réaliste, rédigé dans un style direct
In coal country by Judith Hendershot( Book )
11 editions published between 1987 and 1992 in English and held by 1,321 libraries worldwide
A child growing up in a coal mining community finds both excitement and hard work, in a life deeply affected by the local industry
Summer wheels by Eve Bunting( Book )
5 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in English and held by 1,123 libraries worldwide
The Bicycle Man fixes up old bicycles and offers both his friendship and the use of the bikes to the neighborhood kids
Across the wide dark sea : the mayflower journey by Jean Van Leeuwen( Book )
4 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 1,123 libraries worldwide
A boy and his family endure a difficult nine-week journey across the ocean and survive the first winter at Plymouth Plantation in Massachusetts
World War II : America at war, 1941-1945 by Norman Polmar( Book )
5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 829 libraries worldwide
Over 2,400 encyclopedic entries on battles, weapons, intelligence operations, people, politics, places, and culture
Laura Ingalls Wilder by Gwenda Blair( Book )
5 editions published between 1980 and 1983 in English and held by 722 libraries worldwide
A brief biography of the author of the Little House books which were based on her own experiences living with her family on the fontier in the late 19th century
The days before now : an autobiographical note by Joan W Blos( Book )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 709 libraries worldwide
The celebrated children's book writer describes the scenes of her childhood, in New York City and on Long Island, and how she lived as an adult
Littlejim by Gloria Houston( Book )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 702 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Littlejim, a bookish boy living in a rural North Carolina community in the early years of the twentieth century, hopes to win a newspaper essay contest and thus gain the respect of his stern father
The Random House Book of Sports Stories ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 490 libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of sports stories by such authors as Ernest Hemingway, Ring Lardner, and John Updike
The secret garden by James Howe( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 452 libraries worldwide
Overview: Frances Hodgson Burnett's beloved classic is adapted for beginning readers in this colorfully illustrated version. The spoiled orphan Mary Lennox leaves India to live with her cold uncle in his dreary mansion in England. When Mary hears of a secret garden kept locked for ten years, she is determined to find it and tend it back to life. With the help of her uncle's sickly son and a boy who knows all about nature, Mary secretly transforms the garden - and all of their lives
Nobody plays with a cabbage by Meindert De Jong( Book )
6 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 413 libraries worldwide
Jim's garden starts out filled with beans, broccoli, corn, carrots and cabbages, but after dogs, cats and chickens have taken their toll, one cabbage is left which grows and grows and shelters all kinds of animals
On Granddaddy's farm by Thomas B Allen( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 396 libraries worldwide
The author relates the events from the 1930s when he and his cousins spent summers on their grandparents' farm in the hills of Tennessee
Time to go by Beverly Fiday( Book )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 384 libraries worldwide
As he and his family prepare to leave, a child takes one last look at their farm home
Never fear, Flip the Dip is here by Philip Hanft( Book )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 367 libraries worldwide
Flip, upset about not being able to play baseball very well, acquires selfconfidence and sports skills from Buster, a former minor league ballplayer
Up the tracks to Grandma's by Judith Hendershot( Book )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 318 libraries worldwide
A young girl helps her grandmother with her daily chores and takes care of her house and garden while she is in town helping Aunt Katy
 
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Alternative Names
Allen, Thomas B.
Allen, Thomas B. 1928-
Allen, Thomas B. 1928-2004
Allen, Thomas Burt 1928-
Allen, Thomas Burt 1928-2004
Thomas B. Allen American artist and illustrator
Thomas B. Allen Amerikaans kunstschilder (-2004)
앨런, 토마스 B
トマス・B・アレン
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