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Tripp, Valerie 1951-

Overview
Works: 405 works in 1,205 publications in 2 languages and 124,662 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Drama  Film and video adaptations  Film adaptations  Historical fiction  Television adaptations  Motion pictures  Braille books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.T7363, [FIC]
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Publications about Valerie Tripp
Publications by Valerie Tripp
Most widely held works about Valerie Tripp
 
Most widely held works by Valerie Tripp
Meet Molly : an American girl by Valerie Tripp( Book )
26 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,799 libraries worldwide
While her father is away fighting in World War II, Molly finds her life full of changes as she eats terrible vegetables from the victory garden and plans revenge on her brother for ruining her Halloween
Meet Josefina, an American girl by Valerie Tripp( Book )
35 editions published between 1951 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 3,571 libraries worldwide
Nine-year-old Josefina, the youngest of four sisters living in New Mexico in 1824, tries to help run the household after her mother dies
Molly learns a lesson : a school story by Valerie Tripp( Book )
25 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,491 libraries worldwide
During World War II, nine-year-old Molly goes to school and with her friends tries to aid the war effort
Happy birthday, Molly! : a springtime story by Valerie Tripp( Book )
25 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,331 libraries worldwide
When an English girl comes to stay a Molly's during World War II, she and Molly learn to bridge their differences and ultimately enjoy a wonderful, mutual birthday party
Happy birthday, Samantha! : a springtime story by Valerie Tripp( Book )
20 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,239 libraries worldwide
When Samantha's tenth birthday party is spoiled by the boy next door, Aunt Cornelia and her young twin sisters try to ease Samantha's disappointment by inviting her and Grandmary to visit them in New York City
Josefina learns a lesson : a school story by Valerie Tripp( Book )
17 editions published between 1951 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 3,233 libraries worldwide
Josefina and her sisters distrust the changes their Tia Dolores is bringing to life at their New Mexico ranch
Samantha saves the day : a summer story by Valerie Tripp( Book )
20 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and held by 3,172 libraries worldwide
While spending the summer at Grandmary's summer home on Goose Lake, Samantha and her twin cousins decide to visit the island where Samantha's parents were drowned during a storm
Changes for Samantha : a winter story by Valerie Tripp( Book )
18 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 3,118 libraries worldwide
When she discovers that Nellie and her sisters have been sent to an orphanage, Samantha, now living with her aunt and uncle in New York City, tries to help her friends as much as she can
Josefina's surprise : a Christmas story by Valerie Tripp( Book )
21 editions published between 1951 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 3,060 libraries worldwide
Josefina and her three sisters participate in the traditions of Las Posadas
Changes for Molly : a winter story by Valerie Tripp( Book )
20 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 3,050 libraries worldwide
Molly's excitement at performing in a big show is exceeded only by the announcement that her father is returning home from the war. Molly is a lively, lovable schemer and dreamer growing up in 1944. Her stories describe her life on the home front during World War Two. Molly doesn't like many of the changes the war has brought, and she especially misses her father, who is away caring for wounded soldiers. But Molly learns the importance of getting along and pulling together -- just as her country has to do to win the war!
Felicity learns a lesson : a school story by Valerie Tripp( Book )
21 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,024 libraries worldwide
Shortly before the Revolutionary War, nine-year-old Felicity, who lives in Williamsburg, is torn between supporting the tariff-induced tea boycott and saving her friendship with Elizabeth, a young loyalist from England
Molly saves the day : a summer story by Valerie Tripp( Book )
29 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,936 libraries worldwide
Molly conquers her fear of swimming underwater when she and the other campers at Camp Gowonagin divide into two teams to play Color War
Changes for Felicity : a winter story by Valerie Tripp( Book )
18 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 2,873 libraries worldwide
The outbreak of the Revolutionary War in 1775 brings drastic changes to Felicity's life in Williamsburg, affecting both her family and her friendship with Elizabeth
Felicity's surprise : a Christmas story by Valerie Tripp( Book )
24 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,788 libraries worldwide
Christmas in Williamsburg means a dancing party at the Governor's Palace for Felicity, but her mother becomes very ill and cannot finish the special blue gown
Molly's surprise : a Christmas story by Valerie Tripp( Book )
23 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,786 libraries worldwide
Even though he is away serving in an English hospital during World War II, Molly's father finds a way to make the family Christmas very special
Happy birthday, Felicity! : a springtime story by Valerie Tripp( Book )
20 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,781 libraries worldwide
As her tenth birthday approaches, Felicity is excited by her grandfather's visit, but she is also concerned about the growing tensions between the colonists and the British governor in Williamsburg
Happy birthday, Josefina! : a springtime story by Valerie Tripp( Book )
17 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 2,681 libraries worldwide
Josefina hopes to become a "curandera" or healer like Tía Magdalena, and she is tested just before her tenth birthday when a friend receives a potentially fatal snakebite
Felicity saves the day : a summer story by Valerie Tripp( Book )
19 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 2,666 libraries worldwide
During a visit to her grandfather's plantation in Virginia during the summer of 1775, Felicity's loyalty is torn between her father and Ben, her father's apprentice who needs her help as he runs away to join George Washington's army of Patriots
Meet Kit, an American girl by Valerie Tripp( Book )
20 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,546 libraries worldwide
When her father's business closes and her family is forced to make changes because of the Great Depression, nine-year-old Kit responds with resourcefulness
Josefina saves the day : a summer story by Valerie Tripp( Book )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and Spanish and held by 2,505 libraries worldwide
In 1825 when Josefina trusts a trader in Santa Fe with an important deal, she makes a surprising discovery about this young American who leaves town without paying her
 
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Valerie Tripp America writer
Languages
English (399)
Spanish (22)
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