WorldCat Identities

Qiu, Joseph J. M.

Overview
Works: 8 works in 34 publications in 1 language and 3,951 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Juvenile works  Biographies  History 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: F257.T422, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joseph J. M Qiu
Who was Blackbeard? by James Buckley( Book )

6 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the most famous pirate in history
Who was Michael Jackson? by Megan Stine( Book )

7 editions published in 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life and accomplishments of the superstar singer, from his early career with the Jackson Five to his success as a solo performer and his personal troubles
Who was Jacqueline Kennedy? by Bonnie Bader( Book )

7 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through this engaging Who Was? biography, kids will discover the woman behind the sunglasses. Private and bookish, Jackie Kennedy found herself thrust into the world spotlight as the young and glamorous wife of the President John F. Kennedy. As First Lady she restored the once neglected rooms of the White House to their former glory, and through her charm and elegance became a style icon whose influence is still felt even today. Kids will be fascinated to read about a First Family whose youth, intelligence, and good looks captivated America in the early 1960s
Who is Elton John? by Kirsten Anderson( Book )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How does a little boy from the London suburbs named Reginald Kenneth Dwight grow up to become one of the biggest pop stars of all time? A lot of talent and a lot of personality! Elton John, as he would later call himself, started playing piano at the age of three. Although he was trained to play classical music, Elton's real love was rock and roll
Who was Lewis Carroll? by Pam Pollack( Book )

4 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Meet the man who created Alice, the Mad Hatter, and Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum. Lewis Carroll is the pen name of Charles L. Dodgson, a mathematician and church deacon, who taught at Oxford University. He was inspired to write his best known works, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass, by one of the Dean's daughters, Alice Liddell. The books were hugely successful and brought Carroll wide acclaim, especially for the nonsense poems "Jabberwocky" and The Hunting of the Snark. Children and adults continue to be delighted by the fantasy of the Alice stories, which have been the basis of plays and movies since their publication in Victorian England during the 1860s and 1870s"--
Who was Selena? by Kate Bisantz( Book )

3 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As a young girl, Selena Quintanilla sang in a band called Selena y Los Dinos with her brother and sister. The family performed at fairs, weddings, quinceañeras, and on street corners in their native Texas. Selena learned how to sing in Spanish and soon became hugely popular within the Latino community--so much so that she became the best-selling Latin artist of the 1990s. Selena was poised to be a great success, but her life was cut short after being fatally wounded by the president of her fan club. Selena's contributions to music and fashion during her life made her one of the top Latin musicians in the 1990s, and readers will want to know more about the woman who introduced the world to Tejano music." -- Amazon.com
This is his! by John Carr( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pontoon by Paul Mason( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looking out for his young cousin Tom during the holidays is turning out to be a bit of pain for Rory. But when trouble strikes, Tom proves himself to be a good friend and a great cousin
 
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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.12 (from 0.10 for Who was Bl ... to 0.85 for Pontoon / ...)

Languages
English (33)