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Root, Barry

Overview
Works: 59 works in 141 publications in 2 languages and 29,114 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Picture books  Folklore  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Pictorial works  Poetry  Big books 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: GV939.A1, [E]
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Publications about Barry Root
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Most widely held works by Barry Root
Game day by Tiki Barber( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 2,466 libraries worldwide
Twin brothers Tiki and Ronde Barber share a story of perseverance and teamwork from when they were growing up and playing for the Cave Springs Vikings before they became NFL superstars. Ronde and Tiki are a team. They are twins, they are each other's best friends and biggest fans, and they play on the same football team, the Cave Spring Vikings. Ronde is #21 and Tiki is #22, always side by side. Tiki has had seven long touch-down runs this season, and Ronde is proud of his brother, but he can't help feeling a little down when Tiki gets all the glory. If Ronde hadn't been leading the way with his blocks, Tiki wouldn't have been clear to score. Ronde thinks nobody notices the guy who blocks; they only notice the guy who scores. Will the day ever come when Ronde will get his chance? Written by two NFL superstars, this story of perseverance and teamwork will inspire. Barry Root's glowing illustrations bring to life all the excitement and energy of a great game and a team working together
Teammates by Tiki Barber( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 2,438 libraries worldwide
"A story of teamwork and perseverance based on the childhood of National Football League stars and twin brothers Tiki and Ronde Barber"--Provided by publisher
By my brother's side by Tiki Barber( Book )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,293 libraries worldwide
Introduces twin brothers Tiki and Ronde Barber, who worked hard to overcome obstacles and became National Football League stars, one as runningback for the New York Giants, the other as cornerback for the Tampa Bay Bucs
Old devil Wind by Bill Martin( Book )
5 editions published between 1971 and 1996 in English and held by 1,177 libraries worldwide
On a dark and stormy night one object after another joins in making eerie noises in the old house
The giant carrot by Jan Peck( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 1,168 libraries worldwide
Little Isabelle surprises her family with her unique way of helping a carrot seed grow and of getting the huge vegetable from the ground. Includes a recipe for carrot pudding
Banjo granny by Sarah Martin Busse( Book )
5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,123 libraries worldwide
Baby Owen's grandmother learns that he is wiggly, jiggly, and all-around giggly for bluegrass music, so with her banjo, she travels by curious means to visit and play for him
The cat who liked potato soup by Terry Farish( Book )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 1,094 libraries worldwide
The friendship between an old man and his cat, both of whom like potato soup, is strained after he goes fishing without her
Brave potatoes by Toby Speed( Book )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 1,015 libraries worldwide
Potatoes set off across the darkened fair grounds to enjoy the rides, but Hackemup the chef has other plans for them
Two cool cows by Toby Speed( Book )
7 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 979 libraries worldwide
Two adventurous cows jump to the moon, where they find many dozens of other cows enjoying themselves. Millie and Maude are two cool cows who fly to the moon and back in a night wearing the Huckabuck children's new black boots. "Speedy gleefully and rhythmically subverts the nursery classic. And Root plays along zestily, coloring the Huckabuck farm with quiet, pastel tints and the moon with rich, jazzy tones -- some of which 'return' with the cows. "This tales needs some dynamic art, and Root comes through with motion-filled spreads featuring two black-and-white, shades-wearing cows. He catches all the humor, too; each out-of-this-world picture is a smile provoker."
Christmas farm by Mary Lyn Ray( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 974 libraries worldwide
Wilma decides to plant Christmas trees with the help of her young neighbor, Parker
Pumpkins : a story for a field by Mary Lyn Ray( Book )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 886 libraries worldwide
A man harvests and sells a bountiful crop of pumpkins so that he will be able to preserve a field from developers
Grandpa takes me to the moon by Timothy R Gaffney( Book )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 878 libraries worldwide
A child whose grandfather was an astronaut always asks Grandpa for a bedtime story in which the two of them blast off for the moon together
Bag in the wind by Ted Kooser( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 839 libraries worldwide
One cold, spring morning, an ordinary grocery bag begins blowing around a landfill, then as it travels down a road, through a stream, and into a town, it is used in various ways by different people, many of whom do not even notice it
The Araboolies of Liberty Street by Sam Swope( Book )
7 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 765 libraries worldwide
The kids of Liberty Street join forces to help the Araboolies when mean General Pinch orders them to move because they look different
Someplace else by Carol P Saul( Book )
3 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 746 libraries worldwide
When she tires of living in her white house in the orchard, Mrs. Tillby sets out to find a different place to call home
Gumbrella by Barry Root( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 700 libraries worldwide
Gumbrella loves nursing sick animals back to health, but she hates letting them go
Cowboy dreams by Kathi Appelt( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 680 libraries worldwide
A little cowpoke is lulled to sleep by dreams of the sights and sounds of the Western landscape at night
The birthday tree by Paul Fleischman( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 664 libraries worldwide
When Jack goes to sea, his parents watch as the tree planted at his birth reflects his fortunes and misfortunes
Nobody's Dog by Charlotte Towner Graeber( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 658 libraries worldwide
After he is abandoned on River Road, Nobody's Dog uses his persistence to find a home
Messenger, messenger by Robert Burleigh( Book )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 647 libraries worldwide
Calvin Curbhopper, a bicycle messenger, makes his way through the city in all kinds of conditions to make sure that his messages get delivered on time
 
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Alternative Names
Root, Barrett
ルート, バリー
Languages
English (75)
Spanish (1)
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