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Lowery, Linda 1949-

Overview
Works: 72 works in 160 publications in 2 languages and 13,973 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  History  Legends  Folklore 
Classifications: F785.N4, B
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Publications about Linda Lowery
Publications by Linda Lowery
Most widely held works by Linda Lowery
Martin Luther King Day by Linda Lowery( Book )
13 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 1,644 libraries worldwide
Briefly recounts the life of the black minister who devoted his life to civil rights and discusses the national holiday in his name: Martin Luther King Day celebrated on the third Monday of every January
Aunt Clara Brown : official pioneer by Linda Lowery( Book )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 1,096 libraries worldwide
A biography of the freed slave who made her fortune in Colorado and used her money to bring other former slaves there to begin new lives
Earth Day by Linda Lowery( Book )
6 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 1,088 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of Earth Day 1970 and 1990 in the United States and the special activities planned to call global attention to the problems of pollution, environmental destruction, and waste of natural resources
Twist with a burger, jitter with a bug by Linda Lowery( Book )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 960 libraries worldwide
Illustrations and rhyming text provide a humorous look at all kinds of dancing
Cinco de Mayo by Linda Lowery( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in Spanish and English and held by 818 libraries worldwide
Examines the holiday that celebrates Mexico's victory over the French army at the Battle of Pueblo in 1862
One more valley, one more hill : the story of Aunt Clara Brown by Linda Lowery( Book )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 668 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the life of the woman called Aunt Clara Brown, who was born into slavery and became a pioneer and entrepreneur, earning money to bring other former slaves to a new start in Colorado
Day of the Dead by Linda Lowery( Book )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 603 libraries worldwide
Introduces the holiday, Day of the Dead, or Día de los Muertos, and describes how it is celebrated in Mexico and in the United States
Pablo Picasso by Linda Lowery( Book )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 521 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of Pablo Picasso as he grows through his early days as an artist, his discovery of cubism, and his later years of sculpture and painting to become a famous artist
The tale of La Llorona : a Mexican folktale by Linda Lowery( Book )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 437 libraries worldwide
Expands on a popular Mexican folktale about a ghost that haunts riverbanks at night, crying as she searches for her lost children
The chocolate tree : a Mayan folktale by Linda Lowery( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 400 libraries worldwide
Retells the legend of Mayan king Kukulkan, who goes against his brother's wishes and gives his people an amazing chocolate tree
Truth and salsa by Linda Lowery( Book )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 400 libraries worldwide
Having moved temporarily from Michigan to live with her grandmother in Mexico, twelve-year-old Hayley tries to sort out her feelings about her parents' separation while also helping some townsmen who have run into trouble while working in the United States
Laurie tells by Linda Lowery( Book )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 398 libraries worldwide
When her mother doesn't believe her, eleven-year-old Laurie tells a supportive aunt that she is being sexually abused by her father
Georgia O'Keeffe by Linda Lowery( Book )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 392 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of how Georgia O'Keeffe overcame her frustration as an artist and found her own way of seeing and painting
Earthwise at home : a guide to the care & feeding of your planet by Linda Lowery( Book )
2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 366 libraries worldwide
Suggests activities that can help save our planet, including recycling, power conservation, and smart shopping
Earthwise at school : a guide to the care & feeding of your planet by Linda Lowery( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 345 libraries worldwide
Gives facts about the planet Earth and suggests various projects and activities to help protect the water, air, and land from pollution and destruction, with emphasis on making an action plan for local environmental improvement
Wilma Mankiller by Linda Lowery( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 342 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of Wilma Mankiller and how as a young girl she found strength in her Cherokee heritage and grew up to become Chief Mankiller, leader of the Cherokee Nation from 1985-1995
Who wants a Valentine? by Linda Lowery( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 336 libraries worldwide
A boy who has no use for Valentine's Day has a change of heart
Trick or treat, it's Halloween! by Linda Lowery( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 291 libraries worldwide
With collage-style art in bold colors, rhyming text takes young readers through the celebrated routine of trick-or-treating - alphabetically
Earthwise at play : a guide to the care & feeding of your planet by Linda Lowery( Book )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 287 libraries worldwide
Provides information about various animals and plants and their interdependence and suggests activities that can help protect and preserve them
Somebody somewhere knows my name by Linda Lowery( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 242 libraries worldwide
Grace describes what happens when she and her little brother are abandoned by their mother and stay at an emergency shelter for children
 
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Languages
English (77)
Spanish (6)
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