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Candlewick Press

Works: 269 works in 361 publications in 1 language and 65,639 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Humorous fiction  History  Romance fiction  Poetry  Young adult works  Biography  Adventure stories 
Roles: Publisher, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.D5455, FIC
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Publications about Candlewick Press
Publications by Candlewick Press
Most widely held works about Candlewick Press
Most widely held works by Candlewick Press
Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamillo( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 3,584 libraries worldwide
Ten-year-old India Opal Buloni describes her first summer in the town of Naomi, Florida, and all the good things that happen to her because of her big ugly dog Winn-Dixie
I want my hat back by Jon Klassen( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 3,084 libraries worldwide
A bear almost gives up his search for his missing hat until he remembers something important
Interrupting chicken by David Ezra Stein( Book )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 3,075 libraries worldwide
Little Red Chicken wants Papa to read her a bedtime story, but interrupts him almost as soon as he begins each tale
Guess how much I love you by Sam McBratney( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 2,841 libraries worldwide
"During a bedtime game, every time Little Nutbrown Hare demonstrates how much he loves his father, Big Nutbrown Hare gently shows him that the love is returned even more"--Title page verso
Bink & Gollie by Kate DiCamillo( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2,750 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
Sidewalk circus by Paul Fleischman( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2,530 libraries worldwide
A young girl watches as the activities across the street from her bus stop become a circus
Voice of freedom : Fannie Lou Hamer, spirit of the civil rights movement by Carole Boston Weatherford( Book )
2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 2,006 libraries worldwide
"I am sick and tired of being sick and tired." Despite fierce prejudice and abuse, even being beaten to within an inch of her life, Fannie Lou Hamer was a champion of civil rights from the 1950s until her death in 1977. Integral to the Freedom Summer of 1964, Ms. Hamer gave a speech at the Democratic National Convention that, despite President Johnson's interference, aired on national TV news and spurred the nation to support the Freedom Democrats
Monsters of men by Patrick Ness( Book )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 1,800 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
Rabbit & robot : the sleepover by Cece Bell( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1,775 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
Courage has no color : the true story of the Triple Nickles : America's first Black paratroopers by Tanya Lee Stone( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,726 libraries worldwide
Examines the role of African-Americans in the military through the history of the Triple Nickles, America's first black paratroopers, who fought against attacks perpetrated on the American West by the Japanese during World War II
X : a novel by Ilyasah Shabazz( Book )
2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,681 libraries worldwide
Malcolm Little's parents have always told him that he can achieve anything, but from what he can tell, that's a pack of lies -- after all, his father's been murdered, his mother's been taken away, and his dreams of becoming a lawyer have gotten him laughed out of school. There's no point in trying, he figures, and lured by the nightlife of Boston and New York, he escapes into a world of fancy suits, jazz, girls, and reefer. But Malcolm's efforts to leave the past behind lead him into increasingly dangerous territory. Deep down, he knows that the freedom he's found is only an illusion -- and that he can't run forever. X follows Malcolm from his childhood to his imprisonment for theft at age twenty, when he found the faith that would lead him to forge a new path and command a voice that still resonates today
Look up! : bird-watching in your own backyard by Annette Cate( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1,587 libraries worldwide
A conversational, humorous introduction to bird-watching featuring quirky full-color illustrations portray dozens of birds chatting about their distinctive characteristics, including color, shape, plumage, and beak and foot types
Zora and me by Victoria Bond( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1,562 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
A New Year's reunion by Li-Qiong Yu( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,533 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
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
Bluffton : my summers with Buster by Matt Phelan( Book )
2 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in English and held by 1,317 libraries worldwide
The year is 1908, and a troupe of vaudeville performers has arrived in sleepy Muskegon, Michigan to spend the summer. Young Henry Harrison is fascinated with the animals and performers, but mostly with a slapstick performer his own age named Buster Keaton, who is also a master prankster and loves to play baseball
Step gently out : poem by Helen Frost( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,246 libraries worldwide
"Step gently out, be still and look closely at the world just outside your door-you are sure to be amazed by the tiny creatures you can find. You might see a cricket leap and land, a moth open her wings, a spider walking across the air, or maybe even a praying mantis looking back at you!"--Jacket
Tiny creatures : the world of microbes by Nicola Davies( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1,242 libraries worldwide
Looks at all the different microbes that inhabit the Earth and examines the varied jobs they do
See you at Harry's by Johanna Knowles( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,239 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
October mourning : a song for Matthew Shepard by Lesléa Newman( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1,208 libraries worldwide
Relates, from various points of view, events from the night of October 6, 1998, when twenty-one-year-old Matthew Shepard, a gay college student, was lured out of a Wyoming bar, savagely beaten, tied to a fence, and left to die
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