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Morrison, Frank 1971-

Overview
Works: 97 works in 204 publications in 3 languages and 34,815 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  History  Biography  Diary fiction  Diaries  Novels  Biographies  Autobiographies 
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 3,532 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 2,381 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 2,078 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"--
Out of the ballpark by Alex Rodriguez( Book )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,584 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
Little Melba and her big trombone by Katheryn Russell-Brown( Book )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,490 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"--
Clayton Byrd goes underground by Rita Williams-Garcia( Book )

6 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 1,405 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
Let the children march by Monica Clark-Robinson( Book )

4 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Under the leadership of Dr. Martin Luther King, children and teenagers march against segregation in Birmingham, Alabama, in 1963
I got the rhythm by Connie Schofield-Morrison( Book )

10 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,280 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
One last word : wisdom from the Harlem Renaissance by Nikki Grimes( Book )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this collection of poetry, Nikki Grimes looks afresh at the poets of the Harlem Renaissance -- including voices like Langston Hughes, Georgia Douglas Johnson, and many more writers of importance and resonance from this era -- by combining their work with her own original poetry. Using "The Golden Shovel" poetic method, Grimes has written a collection of poetry that is as gorgeous as it is thought-provoking. This special book also includes original artwork in full-color from some of today's most exciting African American illustrators, who have created pieces of art based on Nikki's original poems. Featuring art by: Cozbi A. Cabrera, R. Gregory Christie, Pat Cummings, Jan Spivey Gilchrist, Ebony Glenn, Nikki Grimes, E.B. Lewis, Frank Morrison, Christopher Myers, Brian Pinkney, Sean Qualls, James Ransome, Javaka Steptoe, Shadra Strickland, and Elizabeth Zunon. A foreword, an introduction to the history of the Harlem Renaissance, author's note, poet biographies, and index makes this not only a book to cherish, but a wonderful resource and reference as well"--
Give please a chance by Bill O'Reilly( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,146 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
Jazzy Miz Mozetta by Brenda C Roberts( Book )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,080 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
Keena Ford and the secret journal mix-up by Melissa Thomson( Book )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,017 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
Manners mash-up : a goofy guide to good behavior by Tedd Arnold( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,004 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 987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poem of African American history enhanced by illustrations
The quickest kid in Clarksville by Pat Zietlow Miller( Book )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 986 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
March forward, girl : from young warrior to Little Rock Nine by Melba Beals( Book )

3 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From the legendary civil rights activist and author of the million-copy selling Warriors Don't Cry comes a powerful, timely new memoir about growing up in the segregated South. Civil rights heroine Melba Patillo Beals puts readers right in her saddle oxfords as she struggles to understand--and fight back against--the laws that told her she was less just because of the color of her skin. Includes photos and illustrations"--
Starstruck : the cosmic journey of Neil deGrasse Tyson by Kathleen Krull( Book )

3 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A picture-book biography on science superstar Neil deGrasse Tyson, the groundbreaking American astrophysicist whose work has inspired a generation of young scientists and astronomers to reach for the stars!"--
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 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the childhood of Louis Armstrong in New Orleans from the perspective of his horn
Keena Ford and the field trip mix-up by Melissa Thomson( Book )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 811 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
George Crum and the Saratoga chip by Gaylia Taylor( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 770 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
 
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Keena Ford and the field trip mix-up
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Long shot : never too small to dream bigOut of the ballparkJazzy Miz MozettaKeena Ford and the secret journal mix-upManners mash-up : a goofy guide to good behaviorOur children can soar : a celebration of Rosa, Barack, and the pioneers of changePlay, Louis, play! : the true story of a boy and his hornKeena Ford and the field trip mix-upGeorge Crum and the Saratoga chip
Alternative Names
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Languages
English (100)

Spanish (3)

French (3)