WorldCat Identities

Coalson, Glo

Overview
Works: 30 works in 83 publications in 3 languages and 11,432 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Poetry  Picture books  Folklore  Board books  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 )

22 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,768 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 904 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 )

5 editions published between 1950 and 1977 in English and held by 733 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 )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 616 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 )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 561 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 553 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 )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dave befriends the strange new family and their pony, Dexter, when the rest of the townspeople remain aloof
Blackberry booties by Tricia Gardella( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 465 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
At the mouth of the luckiest river by Arnold A Griese( Book )

2 editions published between 1973 and 1996 in English and held by 465 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
The wind is not a river by Arnold A Griese( Book )

5 editions published between 1978 and 1996 in English and held by 439 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 )

5 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in Danish and English and held by 393 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 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 373 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
By myself : poems( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of poems reflecting a child's view of school, family relations, nature, being alone, and self
Bright Fawn and me by Jay Leech( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Indian girl considers her younger sister a pest, but doesn't like other children to call her one
Operation Peeg by Jonathan Gathorne-Hardy( Book )

3 editions published between 1968 and 1974 in English and held by 254 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 237 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 )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 210 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
Morris and his brave lion by Helen Spelman Rogers( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lonely for his father after his parents' divorce, a little boy thinks of a way of bringing his father back to see him
 
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On Mother's lap
Languages
English (60)

French (6)

Danish (3)

Covers
Hi!The chosen babyBrave as a mountain lionDaphne Eloise Slater, who's tall for her ageEmily just in timeBlackberry bootiesAt the mouth of the luckiest riverThe wind is not a riverThe moon's lullaby