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Harper, Jo

Overview
Works: 20 works in 39 publications in 3 languages and 3,310 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  Folklore  Film adaptations 
Classifications: PZ7.H23135, [E]
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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 529 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 520 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 378 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
The legend of Mexicatl by Jo Harper( Book )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 322 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
Prairie dog pioneers by Jo Harper( Book )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 297 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
La leyenda de Mexicatl by Jo Harper( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 289 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
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 152 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 120 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
Birth of the fifth sun : and other Mesoamerican tales by Jo Harper( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
"A retelling of traditional folk tales that originate from Mexico and Central America. They reflect the pre-Colombian, Mesoamerican worldview, and include characters like Quetzalcoatl and trickster figures like coyote. A few of the tales are contemporary and seem to originate from Nahuatl-speaking descendants of the Aztecs"--Provided by publisher
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 30 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
Werken met energieën : een geïllustreerde cursus in praktische paranormale vaardigheden 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 legend of Mexicatl by Jo Harper( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 library 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
 
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English (29)
Spanish (8)
Dutch (1)
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