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Blue, Rose

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Works: 110 works in 185 publications in 1 language and 26,114 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  History 
Classifications: PZ7.B6248, B
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Publications about Rose Blue
Publications by Rose Blue
Most widely held works by Rose Blue
Ron's big mission by Rose Blue( Book )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 2,275 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 )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 996 libraries worldwide
Describes the life and career of the first black chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
Staying out of trouble in a troubled family by Rose Blue( file )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 818 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
Grandma didn't wave back by Rose Blue( Book )
4 editions published between 1972 and 1976 in English and held by 770 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 )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 685 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
People of peace by Rose Blue( file )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 660 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
Barbara Jordan by Rose Blue( Book )
4 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in English and held by 620 libraries worldwide
Examines the life and career of the Black woman from Texas who became a prominent political figure
The U.S. Air Force by Rose Blue( Book )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 575 libraries worldwide
Surveys the history, role, planes, weapons, command structure, and work of the United States Air Force
The U.S. Navy by Corinne J Naden( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 572 libraries worldwide
Surveys the history, role, equipment and weapons, command structure, and work of the United States Navy
Whoopi Goldberg : entertainer by Rose Blue( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 523 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 )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 493 libraries worldwide
A biography of John Muir, early proponent of wilderness preservation and founder of the Sierra Club. Intended to foster a sense of individual responsibility for taking care of the planet, these biographies focus on the lives of important naturalists and figures in the environmental conservation movement
The White House kids by Rose Blue( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 483 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 )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 459 libraries worldwide
Explores the problem of hate groups, the people behind them, how to solve the problem, and organizations to contact
A month of Sundays by Rose Blue( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 447 libraries worldwide
A ten-year old struggles to accept his parents' divorce and his new life in New York City
Me and Einstein : breaking through the reading barrier by Rose Blue( Book )
3 editions published between 1979 and 1985 in English and held by 426 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 406 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
The U.S. Coast Guard by Corinne J Naden( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 391 libraries worldwide
Surveys the history, organization, personnel, equipment, and work of the Coast Guard
Why fight? : the causes of the American Civil War by Corinne J Naden( Book )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 389 libraries worldwide
Discusses the events leading up to the American Civil War, particularly the strongly held beliefs about the institution of slavery
Halle Berry by Corinne J Naden( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 382 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."
Madeleine Albright : U.S. Secretary of State by Rose Blue( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 370 libraries worldwide
Focuses on the career of the former United States ambassador to the United Nations who became the first woman to serve as Secretary of State
 
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