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Kerley, Barbara

Overview
Works: 28 works in 88 publications in 3 languages and 19,230 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History  Fiction  Picture books  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.K4575, B
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Publications about Barbara Kerley
Publications by Barbara Kerley
Most widely held works about Barbara Kerley
 
Most widely held works by Barbara Kerley
The dinosaurs of Waterhouse Hawkins : an illuminating history of Mr. Waterhouse Hawkins, artist and lecturer by Barbara Kerley( Book )
19 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 3,533 libraries worldwide
The true story of Victorian artist Benjamin Waterhouse Hawkins, who built life-sized models of dinosaurs in the hope of educating the world about what these awe-inspiring ancient animals and what they were like
Walt Whitman : words for America by Barbara Kerley( Book )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 2,939 libraries worldwide
Overview: The pioneering team that brought you the Caldecott Honor-winning THE DINOSAURS OF WATERHOUSE HAWKINS focuses their remarkable skills and vision on Walt Whitman--poet, American, Civil War hero. Did you know that poet Walt Whitman was also a Civil War nurse? Devastated by his country dividing and compelled to service by his brother's war injury, Walt nursed all soldiers-Union & Confederate, black & white. By getting to know them through many intense and affecting experiences, he began to see a greater life purpose: His writing could give these men a voice, & in turn, achieve his greatest aspiration--to capture the true spirit of America. Dramatic, powerful, & deeply moving, this consummate portrait of Whitman will inspire readers to pick up their pens & open their hearts to humanity
The extraordinary Mark Twain (according to Susy) by Barbara Kerley( Book )
6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 2,468 libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Susy Clemens wants the world to know that her papa, Mark Twain, is more than just a humorist and sets out to write a comprehensive biography of the American icon
What to do about Alice? : how Alice Roosevelt broke the rules, charmed the world, and drove her father Teddy crazy! by Barbara Kerley( Book )
4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2,199 libraries worldwide
A brief biography in pictures and simple text of Alice Roosevelt, the daughter of Theodore Roosevelt and his first wife
A cool drink of water by Barbara Kerley( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 1,305 libraries worldwide
Depicts people around the world collecting, chilling, and drinking water. Includes a note on the importance of water conservation
You and me together : moms, dads, and kids around the world by Barbara Kerley( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,222 libraries worldwide
From a festival in India to a bus in Germany, from a park in China to a campfire in Australia, loving moms, dads, and kids share their lives
Those rebels, John and Tom by Barbara Kerley( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,113 libraries worldwide
A dual portrait of two American founding fathers shares introductions to the many ways they helped a young United States in spite of their disparate views, tracing how they overcame interpersonal differences at key points in the nation's early history
One world, one day by Barbara Kerley( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 951 libraries worldwide
This beautiful photo book follows the course of one day in our world. Sunrise to sunset is captured in the essential things we all do daily, wherever we live in the world, and in the different ways we do them. The first meal of the day will take on a whole new dimension for American kids as an American pancake breakfast is contrasted with porridge in North Korea and churros in Spain
The world is waiting for you by Barbara Kerley( Book )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 751 libraries worldwide
"What do you want to be when you grow up?" is a question kids get asked over and over. But very few connections are made for kids between the present and the future. This book shows kids a pathway from their current interests and talents to a future career or interest. And in so doing, it also encourages adventure, exploration, and discovery, three core principles of National Geographic's mission. It's a celebration of possibility--so simple and so profound
A little peace by Barbara Kerley( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 694 libraries worldwide
Juxtaposes photographs from around the world with a simple message about our responsibilities for making and keeping peace on the planet
Greetings from planet earth by Barbara Kerley( Book )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 656 libraries worldwide
In 1977, as twelve-year-old Theo struggles with a science class project on space exploration, questions emerge about why his father never returned from Vietnam and why Theo's mother has been keeping secrets for many years
A Home for Mr. Emerson by Barbara Kerley( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 624 libraries worldwide
Before Ralph Waldo Emerson was a great writer, he was a city boy who longed for the broad, open fields and deep, still woods of the country, and then a young man who treasured books, ideas, and people. When he grew up and set out in the world, he wondered, could he build a life around these things he loved? This biography illustrates the rewards of a life well-lived, one built around personal passions: creativity and community, nature and friendship
Songs of Papa's island by Barbara Kerley( Book )
3 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 368 libraries worldwide
A mother tells her daughter a series of stories about life on Guam before the daughter was born and when she was a baby
What to do about Alice? by Barbara Kerley( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 106 libraries worldwide
A brief biography of Alice Roosevelt, the daughter of Theodore Roosevelt and his first wife
The Dinosaurs of Waterhouse Hawkins by Barbara Kerley( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
The true story of Victorian artist Benjamin Waterhouse Hawkins, who built life-sized models of dinosaurs in the hope of educating the world about what these awe-inspiring ancient animals and what they were like
What to do about Alice? ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
A brief biography in pictures and simple text of Alice Roosevelt, the daughter of Theodore Roosevelt and his first wife
The extraordinary dinosaurs of Waterhouse Hawkins by Barbara Kerley( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
De eerste die in 1854 levensgrote modellen van dinosaurussen maakte en tentoonstelde was B. Waterhouse Hawkins. Maar niet iedereen geloofde dat zijn modellen klopten. Met veel paginagrote kleurenillustraties. Voorlezen vanaf ca. 6 jaar, zelf lezen vanaf ca. 8 jaar
Walt by Barbara Kerley( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
A biography of the American poet whose compassion led him to nurse soldiers during the Civil War, to give voice to the nation's grief at Lincoln's assassination, and to capture the true American spirit in verse
The Dinosaurs of Waterhouse Hawkins by Barbara Kerley( visu )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The dinosaurs of Waterhouse Hawkins : an illuminating history of Mr. Waterhouse Hawkins, artist and lecturer : true dinosaur story in three ages .... by Barbara Kerley( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The true story of Victorian artist Benjamin Waterhouse Hawkins, who built life-sized models of dinosaurs in the hope of educating the world about what these awe-inspiring ancient animals were like
 
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Alternative Names
Kelley, Barbara Kerley
ケアリー, バーバラ
Languages
English (77)
Japanese (2)
Korean (1)
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