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Mayo, Gretchen

Overview
Works: 33 works in 65 publications in 1 language and 7,326 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Folklore  Fiction  Legends  Biography  History  Graphic novels 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gretchen Mayo
Star tales : North American Indian stories about the stars by Gretchen Mayo( Book )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Indian legends about the stars, moon, and nighttime sky
Earthmaker's tales : North American Indian stories about earth happenings by Gretchen Mayo( Book )

7 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of North American Indian legends about the origins of thunder, tornados, and other weather phenomena
Whale brother by Barbara A Steiner( Book )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Omu longs to find the magic he needs to create great whalebone carvings and inspired music on his harmonica, but he does not discover the inspiration until he stands watch beside a dying killer whale
I hate my name by Eva H Grant( Book )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After starting school, a girl with an unusual first name weighs the pains of being ridiculed and feeling different against the pleasures of having a unique identity and learning to appreciate other's names
Meet tricky Coyote! by Gretchen Mayo( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of legends about the cunning trickster Coyote, taken from a variety of Native American sources
Here comes tricky rabbit by Gretchen Mayo( Book )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tricky Rabbit has to hop in and out of trouble every day tricking wolves, Bobcat, and Otter in these American Indian stories
That tricky Coyote! by Gretchen Mayo( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of legends about the cunning trickster Coyote, taken from a variety of Native American sources
Anna, the one and only by Barbara M Joosse( Book )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Third-grader, Anna Skoggen, struggles to express her true personality, and finally finds a way to be herself and become friends with her older sister, Kimberly
Big trouble for tricky rabbit! by Gretchen Mayo( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of tales featuring the tricks and trials of Tricky Rabbit
Anna and the cat lady by Barbara M Joosse( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When nine-year-old Anna rescues a stray kitten, it leads her into friendship with Mrs. Sarafiny, an eccentric old woman with many cats and a paranoid conviction that the Martians are after her
The kangaroo by Paula Z Hogan( Book )

2 editions published between 1979 and 1991 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes in simple terms the life cycle of kangaroos
The secret life of Hubie Hartzel by Susan Rowan Masters( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven-year-old Hubie Hartzel tries to cope with his many problems including a sick cat, a crush on his art teacher, the loss of his best friend to a girl, and the threat of the class bully who is out to get him
The moon of falling leaves : the great buffalo hunt by Cary B Ziter( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts the central importance of the buffalo in the life of the Plains Indians by tracing a year in the cycle of hunting, herding, and deriving products and food from the buffalo
The Wright brothers by Kerri O'Hern( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With bold drawings, this book tells of the Wright Brothers, who persevered in fulfilling a dream that mankind had had for centuries--the dream of flight
Frank Lloyd Wright by Gretchen Mayo( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life and career of the American architect, detailing the evolution of his innovative design and the structures which won him fame around the world
Milk by Gretchen Mayo( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses cow's milk, how it comes from dairy farm animals, and how it is transformed into various dairy products
The Wright brothers by Gretchen Mayo( Book )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the bicycle makers whose fascination with flight led them to build and fly the world's first successful aircraft powered by an engine and controlled by a pilot. Two such trailblazers are Orville and Wilbur Wright. On December 17, 1903, the Wright brothers changed the world forever when their "flying machine" soared above the dunes of Kitty Hawk, North Carolina. Orville Wright was only in the air for twelve seconds, but he had made the first powered, controlled flight in history. With perseverance and ingenuity, these bicycle makers from Dayton, Ohio, realized the dream of flight, which had fired the imaginations of people for thousands of years
Help : getting to know about needing and giving by Laura Greene( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrates that giving and accepting help makes most tasks easier
Applesauce by Gretchen Mayo( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in Undetermined and English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how apples are grown and made into the popular food, applesauce
Pasta by Gretchen Mayo( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses pasta and describes how different kinds of pasta are made
 
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Alternative Names
Mayo, Gretchen

Languages
English (47)