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Backes, Nick

Overview
Works: 41 works in 147 publications in 3 languages and 18,331 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Historical fiction 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.T7363,
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Publications about Nick Backes
Publications by Nick Backes
Most widely held works by Nick Backes
Changes for Molly : a winter story by Valerie Tripp( Book )
12 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 2,997 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 saves the day : a summer story by Valerie Tripp( Book )
18 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 2,878 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
Meet Molly : an American girl by Valerie Tripp( Book )
18 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 2,158 libraries worldwide
While her father is away fighting in World War II, Molly finds her life full of change as she eats terrible vegetables from the victory garden and plans revenge on her brother for ruining her Halloween
Happy birthday, Molly! : a springtime story by Valerie Tripp( Book )
12 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,779 libraries worldwide
"When an English girl comes to stay at Molly's during World War II, she and Molly learn to bridge their differences and ultimately enjoy a wonderful, mutual birthday party"--Title page verso
Molly learns a lesson : a school story by Valerie Tripp( Book )
10 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 1,295 libraries worldwide
During World War II, nine-year-old Molly goes to school and with her friends tries to aid the war effort
Brave Emily : 1944 by Valerie Tripp( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1,226 libraries worldwide
Molly befriends a war refugee named Emily Bennett, who struggles to overcome shyness
Molly takes flight by Valerie Tripp( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1,175 libraries worldwide
Molly feels that everything in her life has changed when her father goes off to England to help wounded soldiers and her beloved aunt joins the Women's Airforce Service Pilots. Includes a section on women pilots in the armed services, and a project related to the story
Molly and the movie star by Valerie Tripp( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 872 libraries worldwide
Molly is eager to meet a famous movie star at a War Bond rally, until she cannot find the money that her class had collected to buy a bond. Includes information on movies during World War II and a recipe for popcorn
Molly marches on by Valerie Tripp( Book )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 669 libraries worldwide
Molly is sure that she will find the surprise at the end of the overnight nature hike at Camp Gowonagin, but then she finds her own secret surprise
Molly's puppy tale by Valerie Tripp( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 631 libraries worldwide
In 1945, ten-year-old Molly does not want to share her puppy Bennett with her brother but finds she might need to change her mind
Molly's surprise : a Christmas story by Valerie Tripp( Book )
9 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 600 libraries worldwide
Even though he is away serving in an English army hospital in World War II, Molly's father finds a way to make the family Christmas very special
Molly's A+ partner by Valerie Tripp( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 582 libraries worldwide
Ten-year-old Molly and her friend Susan have different ideas about how to present their school report on George Washington. Includes historical notes on George Washington and a recipe for cherry-nut cupcakes
Molly's story collection by Valerie Tripp( Book )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 570 libraries worldwide
Relates the adventures of Molly McIntire, a girl growing up during the difficult days of World War II
Molly's surprise : a Christmas story, 1944 by Valerie Tripp( Book )
5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 311 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
Alissa, Princess of Arcadia by Jillian Ross( Book )
2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 146 libraries worldwide
A strange old wizard helps Alissa solve a mysterious riddle and save her kingdom
Alissa and the castle ghost by Jillian Ross( Book )
2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
Princess Alissa hunts a ghost as she tries to right a long-ago injustice
Alissa and the dungeons of Grimrock by Jillian Ross( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Alissa must free her wizard friend, Balin, when he is captured by an evil sorcerer
Our new baby by Pleasant T Rowland( Book )
5 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Rhyming text and illustrations that include a bottle that empties, a zipper that zips, and a toy that squeaks show what is involved in taking care of a baby
Brave Emily by Valerie Tripp( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
When Emily Bennett comes to stay with Molly's family to escape the bombings of London, she learns the true value of friendship and how brave she really is when she makes a big mistake and must rely on Molly for help
Molly learns a lesson : a school story, 1944 by Valerie Tripp( Book )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Molly is determined that the third-grade girls will win her school's Lend-a-Hand Contest to help the war effort. Instead, they choose an idea that Molly knows will never work out. So she talks two friends into planning their own project and keeping it a secret from the rest of the girls in the class
 
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Alternative Names
バックス, ニック
Languages
English (114)
Japanese (1)
French (1)
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