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Brimner, Larry Dane

Overview
Works: 169 works in 433 publications in 4 languages and 50,923 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Fiction  Biography  Stories in rhyme  Readers (Publications)  Biographies  Illustrated works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.B767, E
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Publications about Larry Dane Brimner
Publications by Larry Dane Brimner
Most widely held works about Larry Dane Brimner
 
Most widely held works by Larry Dane Brimner
Subway : the story of tunnels, tubes, and tracks by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1,455 libraries worldwide
Underground railways, or subways, are an engineering marvel. But why were they built? How? Here is a high-speed tour of early subways from London to New York City to answer those questions and more
Black & white : the confrontation between Reverend Fred L. Shuttlesworth and Eugene "Bull" Connor by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )
7 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,193 libraries worldwide
"In the nineteen fifties and early sixties, Birmingham, Alabama, became known as Bombingham. At the center of this violent time in the fight for civil rights, and standing at opposite ends, were Reverend Fred L. Shuttlesworth and Eugene "Bull' Connor. From his pulpit, Shuttlesworth agitated for racial equality, while Commissioner Connor fought for the status quo. Relying on court documents, police and FBI reports, newspapers, interviews, and photographs, author Larry Dane Brimner first covers each man's life and then brings them together to show how their confrontation brought about significant change to the southern city"--Publisher
Cats! by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 1,090 libraries worldwide
A child has fun playing with some cats
Birmingham Sunday by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 935 libraries worldwide
Learn about the bomb blast that rocked the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church on Sunday morning, September 15, 1963, killing four young girls
Merry Christmas, Old Armadillo by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )
5 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 918 libraries worldwide
Thinking his friends have forgotten him at Christmas, Old Armadillo goes to sleep, but he awakens to find that his friends have decorated his house and a tree for the holiday
Twelve days in May : Freedom Ride 1961 by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )
3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 900 libraries worldwide
For twelve history-making days in May 1961, thirteen black and white civil rights activists, also known as the Freedom Riders, traveled by bus into the South to draw attention to the unconstitutional segregation still taking place. Despite their peaceful protests, the Freedom Riders were met with increasing violence the further south they traveled
Strike! : the farm workers' fight for their rights by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 854 libraries worldwide
A history of Cesar Chavez and the farm workers movement
Snowboarding by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )
4 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in English and held by 829 libraries worldwide
Traces the history of this recreational activity, describes the required equipment and basic techniques, concludes with a discussion of safety issues and competitive aspects of the sport
The littlest wolf by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in Japanese and English and held by 709 libraries worldwide
A young wolf cub learns from his father that he is able to do just what is needed for his size
Cowboy up! by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 695 libraries worldwide
Presents a rhyming look at a cowboy's day at the rodeo
The Winter Olympics by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 652 libraries worldwide
Briefly discusses the international competition in winter sports, beginning with the Nordic Games in 1908, and describes some of the sports involved, including skiing, ice hockey, skating, and bobsledding
We are one : the story of Bayard Rustin by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 618 libraries worldwide
Captures a story of passion, courage, and triumph through Bayard's own words and archival photographs, and through spirituals and protest songs that Bayard often sang
Dinosaurs dance by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 612 libraries worldwide
Though other animals may twirl and prance, there is nothing like a dinosaur dance
Bobsledding and the luge by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 600 libraries worldwide
Describes the history of bobsledding and luge competition, with a look at these sports at the Olympics
Aggie and Will by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and French and held by 563 libraries worldwide
Although Aggie and Will often disagree, they can still be friends
E-mail by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 555 libraries worldwide
A simple explanation of what e-mail is and how to use it to communicate with others through the Internet and the Information Superhighway
Speed skating by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 549 libraries worldwide
A brief overview of the sport of speed skating including its history, equipment, categories of events, and memorable performances by speed skaters at the Olympic games
Karate by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 546 libraries worldwide
Surveys the history of karate and different karate styles and provides instructions on basic moves, how to advance in the sport, and how to get started in competitions
Polar mammals by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and held by 543 libraries worldwide
Describes such animals as the polar bear, ringed seal, caribou, arctic hare, and wolverine and the ways they have adapted to life in the frigid arctic regions
The rain wizard : the amazing, mysterious, true life of Charles Mallory Hatfield by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )
6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 532 libraries worldwide
In 1915, the city of San Diego hired "rainmaker" Charles Mallory Hatfield to save their city from a drought, but when the town experienced one of the worst floods they ever had they refused to pay Hatfield for his services.--
 
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Alternative Names
Dane Brimner, Larry 1949-
Larry Dane Brimner American children's writer
Larry Dane Brimner Amerikaans schrijver
Larry Dane Brimner auteur de littérature d'enfance américain
Larry Dane Brimner escriptor de literatura infantil estatunidenc
Larry Dane Brimner escritor de literatura infantil estadounidense
Larry Dane Brimner scriitor de literatură pentru copii american
ブリマー, ラリー・デーン
Languages
English (58)
Spanish (1)
Japanese (1)
French (1)
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