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Morrison, Frank 1971-

Overview
Works: 79 works in 154 publications in 3 languages and 27,034 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  History  Diary fiction  Biography  Autobiographies  Basketball stories  Humor  Bildungsromans 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PZ7.T3762, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Frank Morrison
Keena Ford and the second-grade mix-up by Melissa Thomson( Book )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 3,516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Keena Ford chronicles her many mishaps as she begins second grade
Long shot : never too small to dream big by Chris Paul( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 2,406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although he is shorter than most of his classmates and everyone discourages him from trying out for the basketball team, eight-year-old Chris Paul, future NBA All-Star, just works harder than everyone else so his size will not matter
Gone crazy in Alabama by Rita Williams-Garcia( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 2,027 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Delphine, Vonetta, and Fern are off to Alabama to visit their grandmother, Big Ma, and her mother, Ma Charles. Across the way lives Ma Charles's half sister, Miss Trotter. The two half sisters haven't spoken in years. As Delphine hears about her family history, she uncovers the surprising truth that's been keeping the sisters apart. But when tragedy strikes, Delphine discovers that the bonds of family run deeper than she ever knew possible"--
Little Melba and her big trombone by Katheryn Russell-Brown( Book )

3 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A biography of African American musician Melba Doretta Liston, a virtuoso musician who played the trombone and composed and arranged music for many of the great jazz musicians of the twentieth century. Includes afterword, discography, and sources"--
Jazzy Miz Mozetta by Brenda C Roberts( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a beautiful evening, Miz Mozetta puts on her red dress and blue shoes and dances the jitterbug just like she did many years before
I got the rhythm by Connie Schofield-Morrison( Book )

8 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a trip to the park with her mother, a young girl hears a rhythm coming from the world around her and begins to move to the beat, finally beginning an impromptu dance in which other childen join her
Manners mash-up : a goofy guide to good behavior by Tedd Arnold( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the dinner table to the doctor's office, from the playground to the pool, this irreverent book will help kids navigate any social scenario with utmost grace
Our children can soar : a celebration of Rosa, Barack, and the pioneers of change by Michelle Cook( Book )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 1,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poem of African American history enhanced by illustrations
Give please a chance by Bill O'Reilly( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this collaboration, authors Bill O'Reilly and James Patterson remind us all that a single word -- "Please?"--Is useful in a thousand different ways. From finding a lovable stray dog to needing a partner on a seesaw, from reading a bedtime story to really, really needing a cookie, this book depicts scenes and situations in which one small word can move mountains
Keena Ford and the secret journal mix-up by Melissa Thomson( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When she accidentally leaves her journal in Tiffany's apartment, Keena is afraid that Tiffany will reveal all of her secrets
Clayton Byrd goes underground by Rita Williams-Garcia( Book )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clayton feels most alive when he's with his grandfather, Cool Papa Byrd, and the band of Bluesmen -- he can't wait to join them, just as soon as he has a blues song of his own. But then the unthinkable happens. Cool Papa Byrd dies, and Clayton's mother forbids Clayton from playing the blues. And Clayton knows that's no way to live. Armed with his grandfather's brown porkpie hat and his harmonica, he runs away from home in search of the Bluesmen, hoping he can join them on the road. But on the journey that takes him through the New York City subways and to Washington Square Park, Clayton learns some things that surprise him
Out of the ballpark by Alex Rodriguez( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although Alex is nervous about his role in the approaching baseball playoffs and championship game, he soon figures out how to fix his mistakes and become a better player
The quickest kid in Clarksville by Pat Zietlow Miller( Book )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Growing up in the segregated town of Clarksville, Tennessee, in the 1960s, Alta's family cannot afford to buy her new sneakers--but she still plans to attend the parade celebrating her hero Wilma Rudolph's three Olympic gold medals
Sweet music in Harlem by Debbie A Taylor( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

C.J., who aspires to be as great a jazz musician as his uncle, searches for Uncle Click's hat in preparation for an important photograph and inadvertently gathers some of the greatest musicians of 1950s Harlem to join in on the picture
George Crum and the Saratoga chip by Gaylia Taylor( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Growing up in the 1830s in Saratoga Springs, New York, isn't easy for George Crum. Picked on at school because of the colour of his skin, George escapes into his favorite pastimes - hunting and fishing. Soon George learns to cook too, and he lands a job as a chef at the fancy Moon's Lake House. George loves his work, except for the fussy customers, who are always complaining! One hot day George's patience boils over and he cooks up a potato dish so unique it changes his life forever. This spirited story of the invention of the potato chip is a testament to human ingenuity and a tasty slice of culinary history
Keena Ford and the field trip mix-up by Melissa Thomson( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Keena and her second-grade class go on a field trip to the United States Capitol where they meet a congressman and Keena makes a big impression, which she documents in her new journal
Play, Louis, play! : the true story of a boy and his horn by Muriel Harris Weinstein( Book )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the childhood of Louis Armstrong in New Orleans from the perspective of his horn
¡Jonrón! by Alex Rodriguez( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although Alex is nervous about his role in the approaching baseball playoffs and championship game, he soon figures out how to fix his mistakes and become a better player
For the love of soccer! by Pelé( Book )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The three-time World Cup champion celebrates the kick and thrill of his favorite sport, recounting his inspiring rise to fame as illustrations depict his life and the story of a young athlete's efforts to follow in his hero's speedy footsteps
Queen of the scene by Queen Latifah( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A self-confident young African-American girl explains why she is "queen of the scene" at the playground
 
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Keena Ford and the second-grade mix-up
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Long shot : never too small to dream bigJazzy Miz MozettaManners mash-up : a goofy guide to good behaviorOur children can soar : a celebration of Rosa, Barack, and the pioneers of changeKeena Ford and the secret journal mix-upOut of the ballparkSweet music in HarlemGeorge Crum and the Saratoga chip