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De Vries, David 1958-

Works: 124 works in 305 publications in 1 language and 14,153 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Children's films  Animated films  Short films  Fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Children's audiobooks  History  Fantasy films 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: PN1997.2, FIC
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Publications about David De Vries
Publications by David De Vries
Most widely held works by David De Vries
Echo : a novel by Pam Muñoz Ryan( Sound Recording )
8 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 938 libraries worldwide
Lost in the Black Forest, Otto meets three mysterious sisters and finds himself entwined in a prophecy, a promise, and a harmonica--and decades later three children, Friedrich in Germany, Mike in Pennsylvania, and Ivy in California find themselves caught up in the same thread of destiny in the darkest days of the twentieth century, struggling to keep their families intact, and tied together by the music of the same harmonica
Knuffle bunny : --and more great childhood adventure stories! ( visu )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 778 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 by Kate McMullan( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 690 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
Antarctic antics ( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 524 libraries worldwide
A collection of 7 beloved children's stories presented in story book form
The first hostage by Joel C Rosenberg( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 515 libraries worldwide
Following an attack by ISIS terrorists in Jordan, journalist J.B. Collins struggles to keep the world informed while trying to convince the FBI that his stories are not the motivation behind the terror attack
The story about Ping : and other fine feathered friends ( visu )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 514 libraries worldwide
Stories include: The Story About Ping; The Most Wonderful Egg in the World; Goose; Duck on a Bike; and Rosie's Walk
A very brave witch : and more great Halloween stories for kids! ( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 508 libraries worldwide
A little witch wants to know what humans are actually like, so she sets out on an adventure to find out. Other stories included are: By the Light of the Halloween Moon; A Dark, Dark Tale; Georgie; The Witch in the Cherry Tree; The Three-Legged Cat; The Three Robbers; and Little Tim and the Brave Sea Captain
The third target : a novel by Joel C Rosenberg( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 508 libraries worldwide
When New York Times foreign correspondent J.B. Collins hears rumors that an al-Qaeda splinter cell has captured a cache of chemical weapons inside Syria, he knows this is a story he must pursue. With tensions already high, the impending visit of the American president to the region could prove to be the spark that sets off an explosion of horrendous proportions. Knowing that terrorist forces have already toppled two regimes in the region, can Collins uncover the truth before it's too late?
Bink & Gollie : --and more stories about friendship ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 456 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
Crazy hair day ... and more funny school adventures ( visu )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 430 libraries worldwide
Monty: Monty, an alligator taxi, decides that he needs a vacation when the kids' back seat-driving proves more than he can handle
So you want to be president? : -- and more stories to celebrate American history ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 421 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
Katie loves the kittens : and more funny stories ( visu )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 402 libraries worldwide
Katie, a little dog, is so excited when Sara Ann brings home three little kittens that she can₂t 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
The day Jimmy's boa ate the wash : --and more short stories ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 377 libraries worldwide
The day Jimmy's boa ate the wash: The class trip to the farm was pretty dull, until the cow started crying, the pigs got on the bus and Jimmy's pet boa got loose! Shrinking Violet: Violet is so shy that she shrinks whenever anyone watches her. So what will Violet do when her teacher gives her a big part in the school play? Will I have a friend? Jimmy's worried about the first day of school. The other children are strangers and he's sure he'll never find a friend, until naptime when he discovers someone who feels the same way he does
Robot Zot : --and more rhyming stories by Jon Scieszka( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 307 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
Is your mama a llama? : --and more classic children's stories ( visu )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 304 libraries worldwide
Is your mama a llama?: Through playful rhyme and riddle, a young llama learns about different kinds of animals; Noisy Nora: What's a wee mouse to do when little brother and big sister take up all of mom and dad's time? Make noise!; Each peach pear plum: Children play 'I spy' with favorite nursery rhyme characters in this beloved story; The little red hen: The classic tale of a hardworking hen who teaches her friends a thing or two about helping out; Reading to your bunny: An original story by Rosemary Wells that highlights the importance of reading to children
Full disclosure by Dee Henderson( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 295 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
20 Halloween stories ( visu )
2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 281 libraries worldwide
A collection of Halloween stories
Dear Mrs. LaRue : letters from obedience school by Mark Teague( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 261 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
Coup d'Etat by Ben Coes( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 220 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
Scaredy squirrel by Mélanie Watt( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 219 libraries worldwide
Scaredy Squirrel never leaves his nut tree. It's way too dangerous out there! Day after day he watches and waits, and waits and watches, until one day? his worst nightmare comes true! Scaredy Squirrel suddenly finds himself out of his tree. As he leaps into the unknown, he discovers something really uplifting and surprising about himself
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deVries, David, 1958-
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