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Geister, David

Overview
Works: 23 works in 42 publications in 2 languages and 2,886 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Picture books  Fiction  Biography  Folklore  Legends  Poetry 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Geister
Riding to Washington by Gwenyth Swain( Book )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A young white girl rides the bus with her father to the March on Washington in 1963--at which Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., would give his "I Have a Dream" speech. She comes to see that Dr. King's dream belongs not just to Blacks but to all Americans"--Provided by publisher
Surviving the Hindenburg by Larry Verstraete( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Based on a true story, fourteen-year-old Werner Franz works as a cabin boy aboard the German zeppelin, the Hindenburg, and resourcefully survives its fatal crash"--Provided by publisher
S is for scientists : a discovery alphabet by Larry Verstraete( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The origins behind some of the most important scientific discoveries are explored
B is for battle cry : a Civil War alphabet by Patricia Bauer( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This alphabet shows an overview of the Civil War from A to Z. Written in a two-tier format, a poem introduces the topic and detailed expository text provides addtional facts. Topics include Abraham Lincoln, Confederacy, Emancipation Proclamation, Gettysburg, and Union"--Provided by publisher
The voyageur's paddle by Kathy-jo Wargin( Book )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the yearly cycle of the voyageur Edouard as he travels to Grand Portage, trading furs for goods that he uses to purchase more furs during the winter months from the native villages
Storm's coming! by Margi Preus( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Did you know that flowers, insects, and birds can help predict the weather? Near her lighthouse home, Sophie reads the signs and sounds a warning: 'Storm's coming!'"--
The legend of Wisconsin by Kathy-jo Wargin( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Gitchee Manitou sends Nanabush the Giant Hare to the new north country to give the first animals their names and special markings. Legend says a game between the Nanabush and Amik the Giant Beaver etches out the islands, ponds, and lakes of Wisk-on-sin, which means place of the beaver"--Provided by publisher
The legend of Minnesota by Kathy-jo Wargin( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is the story of an enduring friendship between an Ojibwe girl and a Dakotah boy, and how their kindness towards one another brings healing to a tribe, and gives the beautiful land of Minnesota its name"--Provided by publisher
T is for Twin Cities: a Minneapolis/St. Paul alphabet by Nancy L Carlson( Book )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about the Twin Cities from A to Z
Voices for freedom( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features a trio of fictional stories focusing on slavery in America, the Underground Railroad, and the 1963 march on Washington
Alan and his perfectly pointy impossibly perpendicular pinky by Alan Page( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Today is a very exciting day at Market Elementary School. Minnesota Supreme Court Justice and NFL Hall of Famer Alan Page is visiting. The teachers and students have been busy planning for weeks. All the students are prepared to use their best manners. But one little boy, who has a knack for asking inappropriate questions at inappropriate times, just can't hold onto his question any longer. When he finally shouts, "What happened to your pinky?" everyone groans and rolls their eyes. But not Justice Page, who surprises everyone with a smile"--Jacket
The adventures of Onyx and the gales of November by Tyler Benson( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"One windy, November day, a cry for help comes into the Coast Guard station in St. Ignace, Michigan. A plane has crashed on Mackinac Island, and it's up to the Guardians of the Straits to answer the call. The Coasties quickly rush to their motor lifeboat, along with their newest and most fearless crewmember, Onyx the dog, leading the way. After a harrowing boat ride in gale winds and dangerously high waves, the Coasties still have to fight their way through the debris on the island to look for survivors. What they find in the wreckage surprises everyone by Onyx, who proves to be the hero once again"--P [4] of cover
The adventures of Onyx and the mighty Mackinaw by Tyler Benson( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Onyx and Hogan are ready for another adventure, but this time they aren't on a mission to save lives, they're on a mission to save Christmas! Once a year the Mighty Mackinaw becomes the Christmas Tree Ship, delivering trees to families in Chicago who might otherwise have to go without a Christmas tree. This year Onyx and Hogan are along for the ride! But as the 240-foot Coast Guard cutter is delayed due to the thick ice of Lake Michigan, Onyx and Hogan grow concerned. And as the cold temperatures continue to drop, the families waiting at Navy Pier worry the ship might not make it. Will they have to go without a tree this Christmas? A holiday story like no other, and sure to become a family favorite." -- Back cover
La rame du voyageur by Kathy-jo Wargin( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Au 17e siècle, dans la région des Grands Lacs, certains hommes gagnaient leur vie en voyageant en canoë, échangeant fourrures et autres biens le long de la route menant aux postes de traite. Ces voyageurs ont contribué au développement des terres boisées du nord ouvrant la voie à l'exploration de l'ouest du pays. Le père du jeune Jacques est un voyageur. Il travaille de longues heures dehors, parfois dans les pires conditions hivernales, et s'absente souvent de la maison pendant plusieurs semaines. Jacques attend toujours le retour de son père en rêvant au jour où il pourra lui aussi tenir sa rame et joindre les rangs des voyageurs. [Résumé de l'éditeur]
The adventures of Onyx and the angels in the air by Tyler Benson( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The invisible you by Alan Page( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everything about Howard's new neighborhood is different - the houses, the school, his teacher, and especially the kids. For the first time in his life, Howard feels like he is different, too. Howard worries about noticing these differences and he worries that nothing will ever be the same again. But as Howard begins to make connections with his new classmates, he realizes that maybe he isn't so different after all
Grandpa Alan's sugar shack by Alan Page( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Here is the gentle story of a granddaughter discovering one of the great joys of her grandfather's youth, spring in the north woods when the maple trees are bursting with sap. Together, grandfather and granddaughter make their way out into the chilly pre-dawn woods to find and tap maple trees, hang buckets, and collect sap. And then patiently (or not!), they wait for the sap to boil into syrup back at the sugar shack. They wait. And they wait. Until ... at last! The first sweet taste of amber sticky goodness is ready."--Jacket
The adventures of Onyx and the Saginaw River ice rescuers by Tyler Benson( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Onyx and the battle of the Bay Class dogs by Tyler Benson( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audelia's adventures : going to Texas by Rosemary Janney( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audelia Yates desperately wants to find her father. He's somewhere down in Texas fighting a war, while Audelia is stuck in Missouri. Worst of all a new man shows up to marry her mother and moves Audelia and her sister and brother up to the Wisconsin wilderness where the winters are brutal, the summers are infested with rattlesnakes, and Audelia couldn't be farther away from her real father. How will she ever reach Texas now? This is a story about a strong-willed girl who goes from one wild adventure to the next. As Audelia struggles to find her place in a large new family, she befriends a horse named Blue Eyes, a wise Indian named Vincent, and falls in love with a handsome boy who steals her heart. Journey with Audelia as she travels along the treacherous Mississippi River from Wisconsin to the savage territory of Texas, where she hopes to one day meet her father. --
 
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Riding to Washington
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S is for scientists : a discovery alphabetB is for battle cry : a Civil War alphabetThe voyageur's paddleThe legend of WisconsinThe legend of MinnesotaLa rame du voyageur
Languages
English (38)

French (1)