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Ford, George 1936-

Overview
Works: 51 works in 207 publications in 2 languages and 18,848 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  History  Biographies  Stories in rhyme  Poetry  Picture books  Speeches  Board books 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Artist
Classifications: F379.N59, E
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Most widely held works about George Ford
 
Most widely held works by George Ford
The story of Ruby Bridges by Robert Coles( Book )

20 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 2,896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For months six-year-old Ruby Bridges must confront the hostility of white parents when she becomes the first African American girl to integrate Frantz Elementary School in New Orleans in 1960
I have a dream by Martin Luther King( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1,850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrates the words of Dr. Martin Luther King, jr., as they were presented in his "I Have a Dream" speech on August 28, 1963
Ego-tripping and other poems for young people by Nikki Giovanni( Book )

9 editions published between 1973 and 1993 in English and held by 1,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of poems which have relevance and appeal for young readers
Ray Charles by Sharon Bell Mathis( Book )

11 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a young boy he fell in love with music, and as a man, the world fell in love with his music. Ray Charles and his soulful, passionate rhythms and melodies have been embraced around the world for decades. Now, in this beautiful new edition of an award-winning biography, readers can follow Charles from his boyhood, when he lost his sight and learned to read and write music in Braille, until the age of 40, when he had become a world-renowned jazz and blues musician packing auditoriums and stadiums
Bright eyes, brown skin by Cheryl Willis Hudson( Book )

17 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 1,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four lively youngsters enjoy activities on a typical day at school
Paul Robeson by Eloise Greenfield( Book )

9 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in English and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the black man who became a famous singer, actor, and spokesman for equal rights for his people
African beginnings by Olivia Vlahos( Book )

6 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cultural history of Africa as determined by the work of archaeologists and anthropologists
Willie's wonderful pet by Mel Cebulash( Book )

7 editions published between 1972 and 2003 in English and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Willie's unusual pet helps make the class Pet Day a success
New World beginnings: Indian cultures in the Americas by Olivia Vlahos( Book )

15 editions published between 1970 and 1972 in English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals the diverse cultures of the North and South American Indians before the coming of the Europeans as substantiated by the findings of archaeologists
Afro-Bets, first book about Africa : an introduction for young readers by Veronica Freeman Ellis( Book )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Afro-Bets Kids explore the cultural diversity and rich history of Africa
Jamal's busy day by Wade Hudson( Book )

8 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the events in young Jamal's day from his own perspective
Wild, wild hair by Nikki Grimes( Book )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this rhyming story, an African American girl hides when it's time to comb and braid her hair
Hanging out with Mom by Sonia Black( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After their mother gets home from work, two children enjoy spending the evening at the park with her
Good night, baby by Cheryl Willis Hudson( Book )

7 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baby takes a bath, listens to his mother read a story, and goes to bed
Tales told near a crocodile; stories from Nyanza by Humphrey Harman( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten tales collected from six African tribes who inhabit the northern shore of Lake Vict ria where, although many aspects of the lives of the people are changing, these st ries continue to be passed from generation to generation
Animal sounds for baby by Cheryl Willis Hudson( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enjoy the sounds of the cow, kitty, horse, lamb, and other familiar animals depicted in this book
Good morning, baby by Cheryl Willis Hudson( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baby enjoys the morning waking-up ritual, from hair-brushing to getting dressed
Let's count, baby by Cheryl Willis Hudson( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Small children can count the toy trucks, rubber ducks, building blocks, and other familiar objects depicted
Baby Jesus like my brother by Margery W Brown( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tony's big sister explains that Christmas is Jesus' birthday and that his parents tried to do as much as they could for the new baby, just as their parents do for their new baby brother
Far Eastern beginnings by Olivia Vlahos( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history and customs of the diverse cultures found on the Asian continent, from India to Siberia
 
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The story of Ruby Bridges
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I have a dreamEgo-tripping and other poems for young peopleRay CharlesBright eyes, brown skinPaul RobesonWillie's wonderful petAfro-Bets, first book about Africa : an introduction for young readersJamal's busy day
Alternative Names
Ford, George

Ford, George C.

Ford George Cephas 1936-....

Languages
English (139)

Spanish (3)