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De Vries, David 1958-

Works: 88 works in 164 publications in 1 language and 8,975 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Drama  Humorous stories  History  Interviews  Children's songs  Political fiction  Suspense fiction  Television adaptations 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: PN1997.2, [FIC]
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Publications by David De Vries
Most widely held works by David De Vries
Knuffle bunny --and more great childhood adventure stories! ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 750 libraries worldwide
Trixie, Daddy, and "Knuffle Bunny" take a trip to the neighborhood Laundromat. But the exciting adventure takes a dramatic turn when Trixie realizes somebunny was left behind. Alone or with her friend Opal, "Shrinking Violet" is a master mimic with razor-sharp wit, but real-time taunting by class bully Irwin unnerves her. Until the class play gives Violet a chance to turn the tables--while saving the day. Hush used to think that the "Possum Magic" used by Grandma Poss to make her invisible was fun - until, one day, she wants to know what she looks like. Together they must find a way to make Hush's wish come true. "Planting a rainbow" captures the anticipation and eventual pleasure of a garden full of flowers. Irene's mother, dressmaker Mrs. Bobbin, is not feeling well. She has finished the beautiful ball gown for the duchess to wear that very evening, but it is "Brave Irene" who volunteers to deliver it, in spite of the fierce snowstorm that is brewing. As Pa is taking Jim to school for the first time, Jim asks, "Will I have a friend?" "I think you will," said Pa. But kindergarten is scary, and Jim is sure that he'll never find a friend, until naptime, when he discovers someone who feels the way he does
I stink! --and more stories on wheels ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 620 libraries worldwide
Live through a stinky night in the life of a New York City garbage truck that likes to eat alphabet soup. Follow Mr. Gilly around Trashy Town until his truck is full of glorious garbage. Big diesel engines threaten to run Mike Mulligan and his steam shovel out of business until he finds just the job to prove their worth. An old tricycle is mistaken for trash, but just before being crushed for scrap metal, it magically speeds away on an adventure through town
The story about Ping and other fine feathered friends ( visu )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 497 libraries worldwide
Read along with five children's stories featuring geese, ducks, and hens
Bink & Gollie --and more stories about friendship ( visu )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 434 libraries worldwide
Collect the entire library of Scholastic Storybook Treasures and read along on screen with these classic children's stories brought vividly to life. Features four stories: Bink & Gollie, A Sick Day for Amos McGee, The Other Side, and Cat and Canary. Special features include interviews and a read-along feature
Antarctic antics ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 424 libraries worldwide
A collection of 7 beloved children's stories presented in story book form
Crazy hair day ... and more funny school adventures ( visu )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 420 libraries worldwide
Will I have a friend?: It's the first day of school and Jimmy's sure he'll never find a friend-- until naptime
Katie loves the kittens and more funny stories ( visu )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 390 libraries worldwide
Katie, a little dog, is so excited when Sara Ann brings home three little kittens that she can't stop herself from howling and trying to run after them! This selection also includes Scaredy Squirrel, The Cow who fell in the Canal, and Roberto the insect Architect
So you want to be president? -- and more stories to celebrate American history ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 372 libraries worldwide
Celebrate American history and learn about the public and private lives of our Presidents; Senator Ted Kennedy and his dog, Splash, invite children on a typical whirlwind day on Capitol Hill; A little girl imagines what her day would be like if she were Madam President; The true story of Esther Morris, who started out life believing she could do anything, and then proved it. Supports early reading; leadership; history knowledge
Robot Zot --and more rhyming stories by Jon Scieszka( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 305 libraries worldwide
This is a tale of a robot determined to conquer the earth. But once discovers the princess - a toy cell phone - he must learn how to be a hero
Dear Mrs. LaRue letters from obedience school by Mark Teague( file )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 303 libraries worldwide
Gertrude LaRue receives typewritten and paw-written letters from her dog Ike, entreating her to let him leave the Igor Brotweiler Canine Academy and come back home
Full disclosure by Dee Henderson( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 260 libraries worldwide
Ann Silver is a cop's cop. As the Midwest Homicide Investigator, she is called in to help local law enforcement on the worst of cases, looking for answers to murder. Hers is one of the region's most trusted investigative positions. Paul Falcon is the FBI's top murder cop in the Midwest. If the victim carried a federal badge or had a security clearance, odds are good Paul and his team see the case file or work the murder. Their lives intersect when Ann arrives to pass a case off her desk and onto his. Paul isn't expecting to meet someone, the kind that goes on the personal side of the ledger, but Ann Silver has his attention. Paul wonders just what secrets Ann is keeping, until she shows him the John Doe Killer case file, and he starts to realize just who this lady he is falling in love with really is
Coup d'Etat by Ben Coes( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 208 libraries worldwide
Since his defeat of terror mastermind Alex Fortuna, Dewey Andreas has been cow-poking on an isolated ranch near Cooktown, Australia. But after a series of minor border incidents in Kashmir ignites into the threat of global nuclear war, U.S. President Allaire calls on his master-assassin Andreas to 'eliminate' the war-mongering new president of Pakistan, Omar El-Khayab
Do unto otters a book about manners by Laurie Keller( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
Mr. Rabbit wonders if he will be able to get along with his new neighbors, who are otters, until he is reminded of the golden rule
One on one behind the scenes with the greats in the game by John Feinstein( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 200 libraries worldwide
After numerous beloved and best selling sports books, John Feinstein returns to the subjects of his first ten books, crafting a narrative of the most revealing encounters he's had. Hear behind-the-scenes stories from such legendary sporting events as the Final Four, Wimbledon, the U.S. Open, the Olympics, the Army/Navy game, and many more
Scaredy squirrel by Mélanie Watt( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 183 libraries worldwide
Scaredy Squirrel is afraid to leave his nut tree because of all the dangers, but one day a bee invades Scaredy's nest and he leaps into the unknown
Caps for sale and other storybook classics ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 178 libraries worldwide
Leo the late bloomer: Leo is a late bloomer. Then he shows how glorious it is to finally bloom
Welcome to the Bed and Biscuit by Joan Davenport Carris( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 176 libraries worldwide
The family animals at the Bed and Biscuit begin to feel slighted when Dr. Bender returns from a fire with something that occupies the time usually reserved for them
Going dark : a Thorn novel by James W Hall( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 174 libraries worldwide
When his recently-discovered son falls in with a group of environmental terrorists, Thorn must stop them before they target a nuclear power plant in Florida
A sick day for Amos McGee by Philip Christian Stead( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
Zookeeper Amos McGee always makes time to visit his friends who live at the zoo until the day he stays home because he is sick
T is for terrible by Peter McCarty( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 148 libraries worldwide
A tyrannosaurus rex explains that he cannot help it that he is enormous and hungry and is not a vegetarian
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