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Wilkins, Verna

Overview
Works: 46 works in 117 publications in 2 languages and 2,635 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Composer
Classifications: PZ7.W6488, E
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Publications about Verna Wilkins
Publications by Verna Wilkins
Most widely held works by Verna Wilkins
Dave and the tooth fairy by Verna Wilkins( Book )
7 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in English and held by 563 libraries worldwide
Dave sneezes out his wobbly tooth and then he can't find it, but his grandfather and the tooth fairy get a big surprise when they look under his pillow that night
Children around the world by Verna Wilkins( Book )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and Greek, Modern [1453- ] and held by 251 libraries worldwide
Children from countries all around the world give brief descriptions of their lives
Toyin Fay by Verna Wilkins( Book )
5 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 247 libraries worldwide
When Toyin Fay gets hired as the Tooth Fairy, she gets lots of experience in her first week on the job
Martin Luther King by Verna Wilkins( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 183 libraries worldwide
Follows the life and career of Martin Luther King, the man who fought for the civil rights of Afro-Americans in the United States. Suggested level: primary
Malorie Blackman : a profile by Verna Wilkins( Book )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
Benjamin Zephaniah : a profile by Verna Wilkins( Book )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
The life of Stephen Lawrence by Verna Wilkins( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
Boots for a bridesmaid by Verna Wilkins( Book )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
Nicky does not like frilly dresses, and she suffers from hay fever. She reluctantly agrees to be her Aunt Flora's bridesmaid. However, with her mother's help, it all goes well and everyone has fun. The SIA message on the last page explains why Mum is in a wheelchair and the services offered by the organization
A b c : I can be by Verna Wilkins( Book )
4 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Anna is an astronomer, Geeta is a gardener, Nick is a nurse, Rory is a radio disc jockey, Xavier is an x-ray technician. This occupational alphabet provides realistic and multicultural role models for everyone
Baby noises by Verna Wilkins( Book )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
Rhythmic text and colorful pictures shows the different sounds that babies make
Are we there yet? by Verna Wilkins( Book )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Amy, Max and Dad (in his wheelchair!) have a wonderful day out at a leisure park. The title will ring bells for anyone who has taken young children on a trip. The SIA message on the last page explains why Dad is in a wheelchair and the services offered by the organization
Rudolph Walker OBE : a profile by Verna Wilkins( Book )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
The life story of Rudolph Walker, an actor whose career on stage and television in the UK spans 42 years. Includes photographs, illustrations and exclusive interviews. Rudolph was born in Trinidad in the Caribbean. When he was only 20 years old he left the island for London, to embark on a career in theatre. He is best known for his role as Patrick in EastEnders but worked on many popular TV series including Love Thy Neighbour, The Thin Blue Line, Black Silk and The Crouches. He has appeared on stage at the Old Vic, the Young Vic, the Tricycle, the Royal Court and the Theatre Royal among others
Abena and the rock by Verna Wilkins( Book )
4 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
A young girl helps her people find a way to move a huge stone left in the middle of their village by a flood. Includes discussion questions and activities that explore the scientific principles mentioned in the story
Hurricane by Verna Wilkins( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
The history of the steel band by Verna Wilkins( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Just a pile of rice by Verna Wilkins( Book )
3 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
A mysterious stranger shows Master Xhang how to finish the temple he is working on in time for the festival. Includes discussion questions and activities that explore the scientific principles illustrated in the story
Finished being four by Verna Wilkins( Book )
2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Dan enjoys every single minute of his fifth birthday, from shopping for party food to cleaning up after the magician
Mike and Lottie by Verna Wilkins( Book )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1993 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Mike proudly describes his cat Lottie and compares her with other cats large and small
Five things to find by Verna Wilkins( Book )
3 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
A wise man teaches his three children a lesson in cooperation when he gives them several difficult tasks to complete. Includes discussion questions and activities that explore the scientific principles mentioned in the story
Ben makes a cake by Verna Wilkins( Book )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1993 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Eight-year-old Ben, a keen cook, enjoys his favorite activity of baking a cake
 
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