WorldCat Identities

Lenski, Lois 1893-1974

Overview
Works: 495 works in 1,612 publications in 16 languages and 67,976 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Poetry  Board books  Biography  Picture books  Bibliography  History  Pictorial works  Catalogs 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.L54, FIC
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Most widely held works about Lois Lenski
 
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Most widely held works by Lois Lenski
Strawberry girl by Lois Lenski( Book )

68 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 5,530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1945, in Florida, ten-year-old Birdie Boyer and her family struggle to make their new farm prosper despite heat, droughts, cold snaps, and rowdy neighbors
Indian captive : the story of Mary Jemison by Lois Lenski( Book )

37 editions published between 1941 and 2011 in English and held by 3,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictional retelling of the experiences of twelve-year-old Mary Jemison, who after being captured by a Shawnee war party during the French and Indian War, is rescued and subsequently adopted by two Seneca sisters with whom she ultimately chooses to stay
Betsy-Tacy by Maud Hart Lovelace( Book )

29 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in English and held by 2,660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wherever Betsy was, there was Tacy. These two five-year-olds became inseparable friends from alonst the first day Tacy moved into the house across from Betsy's on Hill street, in presumably a southern Minnesota town
Cowboy Small by Lois Lenski( Book )

52 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cowboy Small takes good care of his horse, rides the range, helps in the roundup, and rides a bucking bronco
Betsy-Tacy and Tib by Maud Hart Lovelace( Book )

20 editions published between 1941 and 2011 in English and held by 1,827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Betsy-Tacy and Tib play pretend, think and talk about God and form a club
The little fire engine by Lois Lenski( Book )

44 editions published between 1946 and 2001 in 6 languages and held by 1,627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fireman Small and his little fire engine answer a call, rescue a little girl, and save a house from burning down
Papa Small by Lois Lenski( Book )

33 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After working, playing, and resting during the week, the congenial Small family goes to church on Sunday and takes a ride in the car
Policeman Small by Lois Lenski( Book )

16 editions published between 1962 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the many daily duties of a corner traffic cop
The little airplane by Lois Lenski( Book )

20 editions published between 1937 and 2015 in English and Arabic and held by 1,436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take flight with Pilot Small s classic aerial adventure now available as a board book! Tag along as Pilot Small takes his little red airplane up, up, up for a joyride! Newly simplified text, paired with Lois Lenski s bright and charming art, makes an irresistible choice for youngsters already reaching for the sky!
Betsy and Tacy go over the big hill by Maud Hart Lovelace( Book )

15 editions published between 1942 and 2000 in English and held by 1,385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Betsy, Tacy and Tib set out to elect Tib as the "Queen of Summer" and in the process meet new American immigrants and learn to be proud to be Americans, themselves
Prairie school by Lois Lenski( Book )

27 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a blizzard Miss Martin, the teacher, and some of the children are forced to stay in the school house. Grades 5-7
Betsy and Tacy go downtown by Maud Hart Lovelace( Book )

14 editions published between 1943 and 2011 in English and held by 1,329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grades 4-6
The little auto by Lois Lenski( Book )

31 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Small has a little red auto. The story and pictures show Mr. Small taking care of this little auto
The little farm by Lois Lenski( Book )

25 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in English and held by 1,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Throughout the year Farmer Small does many chores from morning until night
Judy's journey by Lois Lenski( Book )

35 editions published between 1947 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jim Drummond and his family want a piece of land of their very own and the security that comes with it. Travelling as a migrant farm worker brings daughter Judy in contact with lots of people of different walks of life, color, and beliefs
The little sailboat by Lois Lenski( Book )

27 editions published between 1937 and 2014 in English and held by 1,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Small goes sailing, fishes from his boat, goes for an unexpected swim, and braves a storm on the way home
Cotton in my sack by Lois Lenski( Book )

13 editions published between 1949 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Regional story of Joanda who picks cotton with her brothers, sisters, and parents. Her work is important to the family--cotton in her sack means more money for things like groceries
I like winter by Lois Lenski( Book )

17 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poem telling what a child likes about winter--snow, skating, the many Christmas traditions, and Valentines
Now it's fall by Lois Lenski( Book )

14 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poem and illustrations celebrating aspects of fall--raking leaves, collecting nuts, returning to school, and celebrating Halloween
Journey into childhood. The autobiography of Lois Lenski by Lois Lenski( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.16 (from 0.11 for Strawberry ... to 0.72 for Lois Lensk ...)

Betsy-Tacy
Alternative Names
Lenski, L. 1893-1974

Lenski, Lois

Lois Lenski Amerikaans schrijfster (1893-1974)

Lois Lenski amerikansk författare

Lois Lenski amerikansk skribent

Rensukī, Roisu 1893-1974

レンスキ 1893-1974

レンスキー, ロイス

ロイス・レンスキー

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Indian captive : the story of Mary JemisonBetsy-TacyCowboy SmallBetsy-Tacy and TibThe little fire enginePapa SmallPoliceman SmallThe little airplane