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Hu, Ying-Hwa

Works: 172 works in 407 publications in 4 languages and 35,977 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Biography  Biographies  Christmas stories  Poetry  History  Drama  Braille books 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Other, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.C4428, E
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Publications about Ying-Hwa Hu
Publications by Ying-Hwa Hu
Most widely held works about Ying-Hwa Hu
Most widely held works by Ying-Hwa Hu
Jingle dancer by Cynthia Leitich Smith( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 1,420 libraries worldwide
Tink, tink, tink, tink, sang cone-shaped jingles sewn to Grandma Wolfe's dress. Jenna's heart beats to the brum, brum, brum, brum of the powwow drum as she daydreams about the clinking song of her grandma's jingle dancing. Jenna loves the tradition of jingle dancing that has been shared by generations of women in her family, and she hopes to dance at the next powwow. But she has a problem -- how will her dress sing if it has no jingles?
Sam and the lucky money by Karen Chinn( Book )
24 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,415 libraries worldwide
This year Sam gets to spend his New Year's gift money any way he chooses. Shopping carefully in his favorite Chinatown stores, he is disappointed to find that everything he wants is too expensive. Deciding to forgo a tasty sweet or a new toy for himself, Sam donates his money instead to a barefoot homeless man
Princess Grace by Mary Hoffman( Book )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,153 libraries worldwide
Grace wants to participate in her community festival's princess float, but first she must decide what sort of a princess she wants to be--from an African princess in kente cloth robes to a floaty pink fairy tale princess
An angel just like me by Mary Hoffman( Book )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 1,128 libraries worldwide
An African-American child wonders why all Christmas tree angels look alike and sets out to find an angel that looks just like him
Zora Hurston and the chinaberry tree by William Miller( Book )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 1,034 libraries worldwide
An account of a little-known episode in the childhood of the writer Zora Neale Hurston
Snow in Jerusalem by Deborah da Costa( Book )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 998 libraries worldwide
Although they live in different quarters of Jerusalem, a Jewish boy and a Muslim boy are surprised to discover they have been caring for the same stray cat
Jigsaw pony by Jessie Haas( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 987 libraries worldwide
Twins Kiera and Fran have never agreed on anything but when their dream comes true and their father surprises them with a pony, they must learn to work together to care for their new pet
Grace at Christmas by Mary Hoffman( Book )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 834 libraries worldwide
When her grandmother takes in a stranded family at Christmas, Grace is reluctant to share her favorite holiday with strangers, even though the visiting family includes a "real live ballerina."
Make a joyful sound : poems for children by African-American poets ( Book )
11 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 800 libraries worldwide
A collection of poems by Afro-American poets
We are the many : a picture book of American Indians by Doreen Rappaport( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 742 libraries worldwide
Overview: A dedicated doctor drives her horse through a blinding snowstorm to tend a child sick with pneumonia. An athlete, lagging behind, pumps his arms and flies past his competitors in the 1,500-meter race, to win an Olympic gold medal. In a tangled jungle in the South Pacific, an American marine baffles Japanese code breakers with an ingenious code based on the Navajo language. Susan La Flesche Picotte, Jim Thorpe, and William McCabe are just three of the distinguished American Indians you will meet in this book- Acclaimed author Doreen Rappaport re-created one dramatic moment in each person's life to give you a glimpse of their incredible accomplishments. Each portrait has been thoroughly researched and is beautifully evoked by noted artists Ying-Hwa Hu and Cornelius Van Wright. Beginning with Tisquantum teaching the Pilgrims how to survive in a new land and ending 370 years later with Sherman Alexie writing a poem, this book provides young readers with a fresh, exciting first took at the great history and culture of American Indians. A collection of short, illustrated biographies of sixteen influential Native Americans, from Tisquantum, who helped the Pilgrims survive the winter of 1622, to Sherman Alexie, a contemporary poet, novelist, and screenwriter
American slave, American hero : York of the Lewis and Clark Expedition by Laurence Pringle( Book )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 650 libraries worldwide
A biography of William Clark's personal slave, who provided invaluable assistance to the Lewis and Clark Expedition
Alicia's happy day by Meg Starr( Book )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 623 libraries worldwide
Alicia receives greetings from her Hispanic neighborhood as she walks to her birthday party
Mei-Mei loves the morning by Margaret Tsubakiyama( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 591 libraries worldwide
A young Chinese girl and her grandfather enjoy a typical morning riding on grandpa's bicycle to do errands and meet friends in the park
George Washington : our first president by Garnet Jackson( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 568 libraries worldwide
A simple biography of George Washington, the first president of the United States
Vanished! : the mysterious disappearance of Amelia Earhart by Monica Kulling( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 449 libraries worldwide
Examines the mysterious disappearance of the world-famous woman pilot who was lost over the Pacific Ocean while on an historic round-the-world flight in 1937
The suitcase kid by Jacqueline Wilson( Book )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 445 libraries worldwide
Ten-year-old Andrea tries to deal with her parents' divorce and the presence of stepparents, stepsisters, and stepbrothers
Daughter's Day blues by Laura Pegram( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 438 libraries worldwide
Phyllis Mae thinks her little brother gets too much attention, so her Nana and Momma decide to have a special Daughter's Day celebration
The legend of Freedom Hill by Linda Jacobs Altman( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 429 libraries worldwide
During the California Gold Rush Rosabel, an African American, and Sophie, a Jew, team up and search for gold to buy Rosabel's mother her freedom from a slave catcher
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Alternative Names
Hu, Yinghua
Hu, Yinghua 1956-
English (102)
Spanish (6)
Chinese (6)
Italian (3)
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