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Harper, Jo

Overview
Works: 18 works in 31 publications in 3 languages and 2,611 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.H23135, [E]
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Jo Harper
Publications by Jo Harper
Most widely held works by Jo Harper
Jalapeno Hal by Jo Harper( Book )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 528 libraries worldwide
Rough and tough Jalapeno Hal finds a way to bring rain to a dry Texas town
I could eat you up! by Jo Harper( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 527 libraries worldwide
Animal parents describe how much they love their children by comparing them to food
Outrageous, bodacious Boliver Boggs! by Jo Harper( Book )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 375 libraries worldwide
Boliver Boggs spins outrageous excuses for being late to school, and these tall tales provide hilarious entertainment to the students in Miss O'Brien's class
Prairie dog pioneers by Jo Harper( Book )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 293 libraries worldwide
Because Mae Dean misinterprets her father's actions while journeying to their new home on the Texas prairie, she begins to feel that he doesn't care for her anymore
Finding Daddy : a story of the Great Depression by Jo Harper( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 209 libraries worldwide
Worried he will become a burden to his family, Bonnie's out-of-work father leaves home, but Bonnie sets out with her dog to find him and bring him home and, in the process, learns that she and her father can make money through music
Como los perros de la pradera by Jo Harper( Book )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in Spanish and held by 154 libraries worldwide
Because Mae Dean misinterprets her father's actions while journeying to their new home on the Texas prairie, she begins to feel that he doesn't care for her anymore
Delfino's journey by Jo Harper( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
Delfino and his cousin Salvador leave their Aztec village in Mexico to search for work in the United States, where they endure dangerous and brutal conditions before ultimately finding success beyond all their dreams. Includes related explanatory notes and bibliography
Finding Daddy a story of the Great Depression ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
Worried he will become a burden to his family, Bonnie's out-of-work father leaves home, but Bonnie sets out with her dog to find him and bring him home and, in the process, learns that she and her father can make money through music
Ollie Jolly, rodeo clown by Jo Harper( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Ollie Jolly's school assignment is to describe what he wants to be when he grows up, but he has no idea what to write about until he helps a traveling rodeo clown
The legend of Mexicatl ( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
This coming-of-age story is based on the Aztec legend about the founding of Mexico. Young Mexicatl is chosen by the Great Spirit to lead his people out of the harsh desert to a place of harmony and peace
Teresa's journey by Josephine Harper( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
When widowed, nineteen-year-old Teresa and her infant son leave their Mexican Aztec village, they find many perils along their journey and confront challenges once they join her brother and cousin in Texas. Includes related explanatory notes
Prairie dog pioneers ( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
A young girl does not want to leave her home to become a pioneer on the Texas prairie. This Willa Cather Literary Award winning story is based on a true story
Mayor Jalapeno Hal by Jo Harper( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Jalapeno Hal has been good-natured ever since he became mayor of Presidio, but he still can be the toughest hombre in the state of Texas when the occasion calls for it
La leyenda de Mexicatl The legend of Mexicatl ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 11 libraries worldwide
When Mexicatl responds to the call of the Great Spirit by leading the people to a better land, his followers express gratitude by naming themselves after him
Como los perros de la pradera Prarie dog pioneers ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Because Mae Dean misinterprets her father's actions while journeying to their new home on the Texas prairie, she begins to feel that he doesn't care for her anymore
Whistling willie from amarillo, texas by Jo Harper( Book )
2 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
"Young Whistling Willie doesn't look like much of a cowboy. He's smiley and jolly, not tough and lean. Just the same, he always wanted to be a Texas Ranger. Too bad they're not interested in having him--until they find out that his powerful whistle can blow even the meanest ice-cream rustlers into a hole!"--
The psychic energy workbook : an illustrated course in practical psychic skills by R. Michael Miller( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in Dutch and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Oefeningen om via zelfstudie paranormale vaardigheden te ontdekken en te vergroten
The physic energy workbook : an illustrated course in practical psychic skills by R. Michael Miller( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
 
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English (25)
Spanish (5)
Dutch (1)
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