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Blue, Rose

Overview
Works: 113 works in 225 publications in 1 language and 23,512 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  History  Picture books  Biographies  Biographical fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.B6248, B
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Rose Blue
Publications by Rose Blue
Publications by Rose Blue, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Rose Blue
 
Most widely held works by Rose Blue
Ron's big mission by Rose Blue( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 2,394 libraries worldwide
One summer day in 1959, nine-year-old Ron McNair, who dreams of becoming a pilot, walks into the Lake City, South Carolina, public library and insists on checking out some books, despite the rule that only white people can have library cards. Includes facts about McNair, who grew up to be an astronaut
Colin Powell : straight to the top by Rose Blue( Book )
12 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 860 libraries worldwide
Describes the life and career of the first black chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
Grandma didn't wave back by Rose Blue( Book )
7 editions published between 1972 and 1976 in English and held by 702 libraries worldwide
A ten-year-old slowly realizes her grandmother's memory is getting so bad she may have to go to a nursing home
Christa McAuliffe, teacher in space by Corinne J Naden( Book )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 630 libraries worldwide
The first private American citizen chosen to go on a space flight, Christa McAuliffe, lost her life when the Challenger exploded just after liftoff. Describes her special interest in the space program
Barbara Jordan by Rose Blue( Book )
8 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in English and held by 600 libraries worldwide
Examines the life and career of the black woman from Texas who became a prominent political figure
The U.S. Navy by Corinne J Naden( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 492 libraries worldwide
Surveys the history, role, equipment and weapons, command structure, and work of the United States Navy
The U.S. Air Force by Rose Blue( Book )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 476 libraries worldwide
Surveys the history, role, planes, weapons, command structure, and work of the United States Air Force
Whoopi Goldberg : entertainer by Rose Blue( Book )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and held by 450 libraries worldwide
A biography of one of the nation's most successful performers in film, television, and theater
John Muir, saving the wilderness by Corinne J Naden( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 441 libraries worldwide
A biography of John Muir, early proponent of wilderness preservation and founder of the Sierra Club
A month of Sundays by Rose Blue( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 410 libraries worldwide
A ten-year old struggles to accept his parents' divorce and his new life in New York City
The White House kids by Rose Blue( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 398 libraries worldwide
This book shows the lives of the children growing up in the White House, and the things they had in common, but also the differences
Working together against hate groups by Rose Blue( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 386 libraries worldwide
Explores the problem of hate groups, the people behind them, how to solve the problem, and organizations to contact
Me and Einstein : breaking through the reading barrier by Rose Blue( Book )
3 editions published between 1979 and 1985 in English and held by 385 libraries worldwide
Having tried for years to hide the fact that he can't read, a nine-year-old boy finally discovers the reason for his problem
Judith Resnik, Challenger astronaut by Joanne E Bernstein( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 364 libraries worldwide
A biography of the astronaut; a woman, a doctor of electrical engineering, and a Jew; who was killed in the explosion of the space shuttle Challenger
Halle Berry by Corinne J Naden( Book )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 335 libraries worldwide
A biography of the actress who won a Golden Globe Award in 2000 for her leading role in the television movie "Introducing Dorothy Dandridge."
Jonas Salk : polio pioneer by Corinne J Naden( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 312 libraries worldwide
Highlights the life of Jonas Salk and his discovery of the vaccine for polio that was named after him
Benjamin Banneker : mathematician and stargazer by Rose Blue( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 272 libraries worldwide
Highlights the achievements of this self-taught, gentle farmer of Maryland who is remembered as America's first major African American scientist
Staying out of trouble in a troubled family by Rose Blue( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 242 libraries worldwide
Case studies and interviews present ways to cope with life in a troubled family, including such problems as drug abuse, divorce, child abuse, alcoholism, disability, and adoption
Dian Fossey : at home with the giant gorillas by Corinne J Naden( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 234 libraries worldwide
Profiles the life of the scientist who studied mountain gorillas in central Africa and worked to ensure their survival
People of peace by Rose Blue( Book )
4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 222 libraries worldwide
Eleven people who have worked to promote peace, within their countries or internationally, are profiled. Subjects include India's Mohandas Gandhi, South Africa's Desmond Tutu, America's Jane Addams and Jimmy Carter, and other historical and contemporary leaders
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Bluestone, Rose, 1935-

controlled identity Foxglove, Lady, 1935-

Blue, Rose
Bluestone, Rose, 1935-
Foxglove, Lady, 1935-
Languages
English (74)
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