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Candlewick Press

Overview
Works: 146 works in 164 publications in 1 language and 35,300 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  History  Young adult works  Stories without words  Historical fiction  Fantasy fiction  Adventure stories  Biography‡vAnecdotes 
Roles: Publisher
Classifications: PZ7.D5455, [E]
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Publications about Candlewick Press
Publications by Candlewick Press
Most widely held works by Candlewick Press
Interrupting chicken by David Ezra Stein( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2,884 libraries worldwide
Little Red Chicken wants Papa to read her a bedtime story, but interrupts him almost as soon as he begins each tale
Sidewalk circus by Paul Fleischman( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2,674 libraries worldwide
A young girl watches as the activities across the street from her bus stop become a circus
I want my hat back by Jon Klassen( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2,634 libraries worldwide
A bear almost gives up his search for his missing hat until he remembers something important
Bink & Gollie by Kate DiCamillo( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2,614 libraries worldwide
Two roller-skating best friends--one tiny, one tall--share three comical adventures involving outrageously bright socks, an impromptu trek to the Andes, and a most unlikely marvelous companion
Splendors and glooms by Laura Amy Schlitz( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 2,125 libraries worldwide
When Clara vanishes after the puppeteer Grisini and two orphaned assistants were at her twelfth birthday party, suspicion of kidnapping chases the trio away from London and soon the two orphans are caught in a trap set by Grisini's ancient rival, a witch with a deadly inheritance to shed before it is too late
Monsters of men by Patrick Ness( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1,575 libraries worldwide
As a world-ending war surges to life around them, Todd and Viola face monstrous decisions, questioning all they have ever known as they try to step back from the darkness and find the best way to achieve peace
Zora and me by Victoria Bond( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1,564 libraries worldwide
A fictionalized account of Zora Neale Hurston's childhood with her best friend Carrie, in Eatonville, Florida, as they learn about life, death, and the differences between truth, lies, and pretending. Includes an annotated bibliography of the works of Zora Neale Hurston, a short biography of the author, and information about Eatonville, Florida
Tell me the day backwards by Albert Lamb( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,496 libraries worldwide
As he gets into bed, Timmy Bear asks his mother to play a game with him in which they remember everything he did during the day, but in reverse order
Rabbit & robot : the sleepover by Cece Bell( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1,490 libraries worldwide
Rabbit is excited about the sleepover he has carefully planned for his friend Robot, but Robot has some different ideas about how things should go
A New Year's reunion by Li-Qiong Yu( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,430 libraries worldwide
Little Maomao's father works in faraway places and comes home just once a year, for Chinese New Year. At first Maomao barely recognizes him, but before long the family is happily making sticky rice balls, listening to firecrackers, and watching the dragon dance in the streets below. Papa gets a haircut, makes repairs to the house, and hides a lucky coin for Maomao to find. Which she does! But all too soon it is time for Papa to go away again
Beyond courage : the untold story of Jewish resistance during the Holocaust by Doreen Rappaport( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1,342 libraries worldwide
"Through twenty-one meticulously researched accounts-- some chronicled in book form for the first time-- Doreen Rappaport illuminates the defiance of tens of thousands of Jews across eleven Nazi-occupied countries during World War II."--Amazon.com
The dark game : true spy stories by Paul B Janeczko( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1,147 libraries worldwide
From clothesline codes to surveillance satellites and cyber espionage, Janeczko uncovers two centuries' worth of true spy stories in U.S. history
Step gently out by Helen Frost( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1,083 libraries worldwide
Close-up photos and lightly-rhymed declarative verse capture a bug's-eye view of nature and encourage children to experience the world outside their doors with care and openness. Includes insect facts
Tìa Isa wants a car by Meg Medina( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,056 libraries worldwide
Tia Isa and her niece try to save enough money to buy a car to take the whole family to the beach
See you at Harry's by Johanna Knowles( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1,031 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Fern feels invisible in her family, where grumpy eighteen-year-old Sarah is working at the family restaurant, fourteen-year-old Holden is struggling with school bullies and his emerging homosexuality, and adorable, three-year-old Charlie is always the center of attention, and when tragedy strikes, the fragile bond holding the family together is stretched almost to the breaking point
Maggot moon by Sally Gardner( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 858 libraries worldwide
"An unlikely teenager risks all to expose the truth about a heralded moon landing. What if the football hadn't gone over the wall. On the other side of the wall there is a dark secret. And the devil. And the Moon Man. And the Motherland doesn't want anyone to know. But Standish Treadwell--who has different-colored eyes, who can't read, can't write, Standish Treadwell isn't bright--sees things differently than the rest of the "train-track thinkers." So when Standish and his only friend and neighbor, Hector, make their way to the other side of the wall, they see what the Motherland has been hiding. And it's big."--Dust jacket
Excalibur : the legend of King Arthur, a graphic novel by Tony Lee( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 718 libraries worldwide
Retells, in graphic novel form, the tale of Arthur Pendragon who, raised in obscurity, draws a legendary sword from a stone and begins the life he was born to lead, guided by the elusive wizard Merlin
Mary's penny by Tanya Landman( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 693 libraries worldwide
In this retelling of a classic folk tale, a farmer learns that the best man for the job of farm manager is a girl, as his clever daughter bests his brawny sons in a competition
Good night Maisy ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 589 libraries worldwide
Join Maisy the lovable mouse and all her friends for adventure and good times. It's fun to spend the night with Maisy, decorating a Christmas tree and getting ready for bed
Play time Maisy ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 575 libraries worldwide
Join Maisy the lovable mouse and all her friends for adventure and good times. Maisy makes play time fun when she shares the magic of music and celebrates a birthday
 
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