skip to content

Larson, Kirby

Overview
Works: 39 works in 143 publications in 3 languages and 26,061 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Anecdotes  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Historical fiction  Personal narratives  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film adaptations  Young adult works 
Roles: Author, Narrator
Classifications: PZ7.L32394, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about Kirby Larson
Publications by Kirby Larson
Most widely held works about Kirby Larson
 
Most widely held works by Kirby Larson
Hattie Big Sky by Kirby Larson( Book )
23 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 5,800 libraries worldwide
After inheriting her uncle's homesteading claim in Montana, sixteen-year-old orphan Hattie Brooks travels from Iowa in 1917 to make a home for herself and encounters some unexpected problems related to the war being fought in Europe
Two Bobbies : a true story of Hurricane Katrina, friendship, and survival by Kirby Larson( Book )
4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 4,010 libraries worldwide
Bobbi (the dog) and Bob Cat are the best of friends. When their hometown of New Orleans was struck by Hurricane Katrina, many lost everything. Bobbi and Bob Cat only survived by staying together. This is the story of their remarkable friendship
Nubs : the true story of a mutt, a marine & a miracle by Brian Dennis( Book )
8 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 3,388 libraries worldwide
The story of a wild dog who befriended Marine Major Brian Dennis in Iraq, and, when they were separated, trekked seventy miles through the desert winter to rejoin his friend
Hattie ever after by Kirby Larson( Book )
5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,374 libraries worldwide
In 1919, seventeen-year-old Hattie leaves the Montana prairie--and her sweetheart Charlie--to become a female reporter in San Francisco
The fences between us : the diary of Piper Davis by Kirby Larson( Book )
7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,270 libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Piper Davis records in her diary her experiences beginning in December 1941 when her brother joins the Navy, the United States goes to war, she attempts to document her life through photography, and her father--the pastor for a Japanese Baptist Church in Seattle--follows his congregants to an Idaho internment camp, taking her along with him. Includes historical notes
The friendship doll by Kirby Larson( Book )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 1,263 libraries worldwide
Throughout the twentieth century, Miss Kanagawa, one of fifty-eight dolls made to serve as ambassadors from Japan to the United States, travels the country learning to love while changing the lives of those who need her
Hattie Big Sky by Kirby Larson( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,120 libraries worldwide
After inheriting her uncle's homesteading claim in Montana, sixteen-year-old orphan Hattie Brooks travels from Iowa in 1917 to make a home for herself and encounters some unexpected problems related to the war being fought in Europe
Duke by Kirby Larson( Book )
6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 766 libraries worldwide
In 1944 Hobie Hanson's father is flying B-24s in Europe, so Hobie decides to donate his beloved German shepherd, Duke, to Dogs for Defense in the hope that it will help end the war sooner--but when he learns that Duke is being trained for combat he is shocked, frightened and determined to get his dog back
Second grade pig pals by Kirby Larson( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 669 libraries worldwide
Second grader Quinn tries to earn a gold star on the bulletin board for National Pig Day and regain her friendship with a new student following a mix-up
Dash by Kirby Larson( Book )
5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 648 libraries worldwide
When her family is forced into an internment camp, Mitsi Kashino is separated from her home, her classmates, and her beloved dog Dash; and as her family begins to come apart around her, Mitsi clings to her one connection to the outer world--the letters from the kindly neighbor who is caring for Dash
The magic kerchief by Kirby Larson( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 629 libraries worldwide
Sharp-tongued and lonely Griselda gets a magic kerchief from a mysterious stranger, and when she wears it she can speak only kind words to the people she meets
Hattie ever after by Kirby Larson( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 492 libraries worldwide
In 1919, seventeen-year-old Hattie leaves the Montana prairie--and her sweetheart Charlie--to become a female reporter in San Francisco
Bitty Baby at the ballet by Kirby Larson( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 398 libraries worldwide
"In this story, a little girl and her Bitty Baby doll are getting ready for a ballet recital. To calm her pre-performance jitters, the little girl tells Bitty Baby a story about a bunny who overcomes stage fright to win a hopping contest."--Provided by publisher
Bitty Baby the brave by Kirby Larson( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 396 libraries worldwide
"A little girl and her Bitty Baby doll encounter a scary noise in Grammy and Grampa's basement. After an imaginary jungle adventure involving a gorilla, a boa, and an elephant, Bitty Baby and the little girl learn that friends can help you face your fears."--Provided by publisher
Princess Bitty Baby by Kirby Larson( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 392 libraries worldwide
"In this story, a little girl and her Bitty Baby doll are all ready for bed and can't wait for a bedtime story. So the girl tells one of her own--about Princess Bitty Baby, a dragon, and an enchanted frog--and discovers the power of her own storytelling
Bitty Baby loves the snow by Kirby Larson( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 387 libraries worldwide
"In this story, a little girl wants to build a snowman with her brother--but he's too busy sledding. So instead, she tells her Bitty Baby doll a story about Bitty Baby and a polar bear and how they learn to play together. By the time her brother shows up, she no longer needs help, and he admires the snow caterpillar she has built!"
Bitty Baby and me by Kirby Larson( Book )
5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 373 libraries worldwide
"A little girl introduces her new doll, Bitty Baby, to her family, including her prickly big sister. At nap time, the little girl tells Bitty Baby a story about a magical mermaid adventure--but the best magic of all is the creative way the girl makes her wish come true and gets her older sister to play with her."--Publisher's website
Two Bobbies a true story of Hurricane Katrina, friendship, and survival ( visu )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 333 libraries worldwide
Bobbi (the dog) and Bob Cat are the best of friends. When their hometown of New Orleans was struck by Hurricane Katrina, many lost everything. Bobbi and Bob Cat only survived by staying together. This is the story of their remarkable friendship
Bitty baby makes a splash by Kirby Larson( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 321 libraries worldwide
Looking forward to swimming lessons before finding out that she will have to put her face underwater, a little girl tells her doll, Bitty Baby, a story about a brave little duckling who teaches his brothers and sisters that practice makes perfect
Bitty Baby has a tea party by Kirby Larson( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 315 libraries worldwide
Wanting to share a tea party with a new next-door neighbor, a little girl and her doll, Bitty Baby, overcome their trepidation about making new friends with someone who is different by remembering the story about Bitty Baby and a hedgehog
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Alternative Names
Lane, Kirby Larson
ラーソン, カービー
Languages
English (104)
Japanese (2)
Vietnamese (1)
Covers
Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.