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Littlesugar, Amy

Overview
Works: 14 works in 34 publications in 2 languages and 5,252 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Music 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.L7362, [E]
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Publications about Amy Littlesugar
Publications by Amy Littlesugar
Most widely held works about Amy Littlesugar
 
Most widely held works by Amy Littlesugar
Freedom school, yes! by Amy Littlesugar( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 857 libraries worldwide
When their house is attacked because her mother volunteered to take in the young white woman who has come to teach black children at the Freedom School, Jolie is afraid, but she overcomes her fear after learning the value of education
Tree of hope by Amy Littlesugar( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 676 libraries worldwide
Florrie's daddy used to be a stage actor in Harlem before the Depression forced the Lafayette Theater to close, but he gets a chance to act again when Orson Welles reopens the theater to stage an all-black version of Macbeth
Marie in fourth position : the story of Degas's "The little dancer" by Amy Littlesugar( Book )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 665 libraries worldwide
After she models for the artist and sculptor Edgar Degas, Marie feels transformed into a butterfly and becomes known all over the world as "The Little Dancer."
Shake Rag : from the life of Elvis Presley by Amy Littlesugar( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 644 libraries worldwide
A story about a period in the childhood of Elvis Presley when his family was dirt poor and he was introduced to the soulful music of the Sanctified Church that travelled to his town. "White Trash" was what they called the boy, just because he wore hand-me-down overalls and lived on the wrong side of the tracks over near Shake Rag. Oh, how things changed when his mama scrimped and saved to buy him a second-hand guitar. It was his best friend. But he caught the real fever from the "good news" gospel music and the sweet rich jazz that poured out of the juke joints in that town. One day he would show all of the doubters. With his music, one day, he would wake up the world!Amy Littlesugar and artist Floyd Cooper create a powerful book that challenges the rumors and stereotypes of one of the most controversial musical legends of our time
Willy and Max : a Holocaust story by Amy Littlesugar( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in French and English and held by 529 libraries worldwide
In Belgium during World War II, Willy becomes friends with Max and his Jewish family, and although they become separated, they remain related by a bond of friendship and a special painting
Lisette's angel by Amy Littlesugar( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 365 libraries worldwide
In World War II France, a young girl prays for an angel to rescue her from the Nazi invasion
Jonkonnu : a story from the sketchbook of Winslow Homer by Amy Littlesugar( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 359 libraries worldwide
A young southern girl tells of the time Winslow Homer came to town to paint pictures and defied the town fathers by portraying the lives of the poor black people who lived down the red clay road
Clown child by Amy Littlesugar( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 335 libraries worldwide
Olivia and her father are popular clowns in the Crystal Caravan circus, but she longs for a settled home to live in
A portrait of Spotted Deer's grandfather by Amy Littlesugar( Book )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 272 libraries worldwide
When Spotted Deer's grandfather dreams that one white man can keep the Indians from blowing away forever, Moose Horn agrees to let George Catlin paint his portrait
The spinner's daughter by Amy Littlesugar( Book )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 260 libraries worldwide
When Elspeth, a hardworking Puritan girl, receives a cornhusk doll from a Pequot Indian, her mother fears that Elspeth will become idle
Josiah True and the art maker by Amy Littlesugar( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 212 libraries worldwide
An itinerant woman artist comes to paint the True family's portrait and makes a special brush for Josiah before she leaves
The rag baby by Amy Littlesugar( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
In 1912, the china doll she had hoped for was beyond the means of her prairie farm family, but Alice Christina loves the rag doll that her mother makes for her birthday, even as it changes through a series of mishaps
Marie in fourth position : the story of Degas' "The little Dancer." by Amy Littlesugar( Book )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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English (30)
French (4)
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