WorldCat Identities

Coalson, Glo

Overview
Works: 34 works in 111 publications in 2 languages and 11,215 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Poetry  Picture books  Folklore  Board books  Biography  Braille books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.S415, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Glo Coalson
On Mother's lap by Ann Herbert Scott( Book )

32 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small Eskimo boy discovers that Mother's lap is a very special place with room for everyone
Hi! by Ann Herbert Scott( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While waiting in line with her mother at the post office, Margarita greets the patrons who come in carrying different types of mail
The chosen baby by Valentina Pavlovna Wasson( Book )

7 editions published between 1950 and 1977 in English and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Because they want to share their home with children, a couple adopt a boy and later a girl
Brave as a mountain lion by Ann Herbert Scott( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spider is afraid to get up on stage in front of everybody in the school spelling bee, but after listening to his father's advice, decides that he too will try to be as brave as his Shoshoni ancestors
Daphne Eloise Slater, who's tall for her age by Gina Willner-Pardo( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daphne didn't mind being the tallest girl in her class until third grade, when a classmate begins teasing her about her height and she must decide whether to retaliate
Emily just in time by Jan Slepian( Book )

2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a small girl grows from "not-being-able, to now-she-can," she wonders if she will ever spend a whole night at her grandmother's house without being afraid
Dexter by Clyde Robert Bulla( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dave befriends the strange new family and their pony, Dexter, when the rest of the townspeople remain aloof
At the mouth of the luckiest river by Arnold A Griese( Book )

2 editions published between 1973 and 1996 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Athabascan Indian boy confronts his tribe's medicine man in an effort to prevent trouble with the Eskimos. A physically impaired Athabaskan boy defies the odds and becomes a great medicine man in this true story set in nineteenth-century Alaska
Blackberry booties by Tricia Gardella( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mikki Jo is able to trade the blackberries she picks for what she needs to make a special present for her baby cousin
The wind is not a river by Arnold A Griese( Book )

5 editions published between 1978 and 1996 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the only ones not captured when the Japanese take over their Aleutian island village during World War II, two children must survive on their own
An Eskimo birthday by Tom D Robinson( Book )

4 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than anything else, Eeka wants furs for her birthday to finish the parka her mother has made for her
The moon's lullaby by Josephine Nobisso( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As night settles in, a baby's yarn travels around the world, including sleepiness everywhere
Today we are brother and sister by Arnold Adoff( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems focusing on a day in the life of a brother and sister, spent at the beach, sometimes argumentatively, mostly compatibly
The long hungry night by Elizabeth Carroll Foster( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Eskimo earns his place in the tribe by helping bring food to his starving village during a hard winter
Bright Fawn and me by Jay Leech( Book )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Indian girl considers her younger sister a pest, but doesn't like other children to call her one
By myself : poems( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of poems reflecting a child's view of school, family relations, nature, being alone, and self
Operation Peeg by Jonathan Gathorne-Hardy( Book )

3 editions published between 1968 and 1974 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jarred loose from the ocean floor by a tremendous explosion, an island occupied by a young girl and her two companions floats out to sea under the command of two British sailors who believe that World War II is still in progress
Three stone woman by Glo Coalson( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor widow begging food from her brother-in-law and his wife is given a bag with three stones
Abby takes over by Phyllis La Farge( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Mama goes away for a week's vacation, twelve-year-old Abby finds out what it's like to take care of the family
En las piernas de mamá = On Mother's lap by Ann Herbert Scott( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While rocking on his mother's lap, a young boy finds space for his favorite toys and blanket, but when Baby cries, he says there is no room for her
 
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On Mother's lap
Languages
English (83)

French (7)

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Hi!The chosen babyBrave as a mountain lionDaphne Eloise Slater, who's tall for her ageEmily just in timeAt the mouth of the luckiest riverBlackberry bootiesThe wind is not a river