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American School Publishers

Overview
Works: 329 works in 458 publications in 1 language and 3,393 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Children's films  Film adaptations  Animated films  Christmas films  Comedy films  Musical films  Fantasy films  Juvenile works  Action and adventure films 
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about American School Publishers
Publications by American School Publishers
Most widely held works by American School Publishers
Hatchet by Gary Paulsen( visu )
4 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
After a plane crash, 13-year-old Brian spends 45 days in the wilderness, learning to survive--at first with only the aid of a hatchet given by his mother--and also learning to accept his parents' divorce
Cynthia Rylant ( visu )
5 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
In an interview from her home in Kent, Ohio, noted children's book author Cynthia Rylant recalls her childhood experiences and describes how they have become the subjects of her novels and picture books
Champagne ; and, the talking eggs by Jerry Pinkney( visu )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
A southern folktale in which kind Blanche, following the instructions of an old witch, gains riches, while her greedy sister makes fun of the old woman and is duly rewarded
The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg( visu )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
When a doubting young boy takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery that shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe
Arthur's pet business by Marc Tolon Brown( visu )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
To demonstrate his ability to take care of a puppy, Arthur, the young aardvark, starts his own pet business. A comical adventure which provides a lesson in patience and responsibility
Joyful noise by Sun Ra( visu )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
A collection of poems describing the characteristics and activities of a variety of insects
The Pigs' picnic by Keiko Kasza( visu )
3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
Mr. Pig, on his way to call on Miss Pig, allows his animal friends to persuade him to do various handsome pieces of their own bodies, with an alarming result
Meet Leo Lionni ( visu )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
At nearly 50 years of age, Lionni began his career as an award winning children's book author and illustrator. This video portrays his lifelong fascination with nature and art
The Columbus controversy : challenging how history is written ( visu )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Examines the legacy of Christopher Columbus from historical and revisionist perspectives
The Dancing skeleton by Cynthia C DeFelice( visu )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
An ornery dead man refuses to stay in his coffin and causes a disturbance when the best fiddler in town comes to call on his widow
Mildred D. Taylor ( visu )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Author discusses how important her family is to her stories and characters, and her desire to write about the strength and pride of Black families
Dangerous songs : censors, rock and the First Amendment ( visu )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
The nationwide controversy over today's music offers an excellent opportunity for students to explore the limits of constitutionally-protected free speech
A Day in the life of Congress ( visu )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
The program follows Congressman Mike Synar through a typical working day on Capitol Hill. Viewers see how Congress functions behind the scenes - and why it sometimes doesn't
Laura Ingalls Wilder ( visu )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Recounts the Ingalls family's pioneer life and tells how, at the age of sixty, Laura Ingalls Wilder reflected on her childhood and began writing the Little House books
Freefall by David Wiesner( visu )
3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
A young boy dreams of daring adventures in the company of imaginary creatures inspired by the things surrounding his bed
Henry and Mudge in the sparkle days ( visu )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
In the winter, Henry and his big dog Mudge play in the snow, share a family Christmas dinner, and gather around a crackling fireplace
Date rape : violence between friends ( visu )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Examines societal factors which lead to date rape, and presents strategies for prevention of date rape
Meet Marc Brown ( visu )
2 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Visits Marc Brown as he works at home, vacations on Martha's Vineyard, and talks with children at school. Explains how the author gets story ideas from people and events in his own life
 
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