WorldCat Identities

St. George, Judith 1931-

Overview
Works: 84 works in 322 publications in 4 languages and 39,902 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Miscellanea  History  Picture books  Biographies  Fiction  Ghost stories  Children's audiobooks 
Roles: Author
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Judith St. George
So you want to be president? by Judith St. George( Book )

32 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 5,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an assortment of facts about the qualifications and characteristics of U.S. presidents, from George Washington to Bill Clinton
Stand tall, Abe Lincoln by Judith St. George( Book )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Growing up poor in the backwoods of Kentucky and Indiana, Abraham Lincoln lost his mother before he was ten. But Sally Johnston, who married Abe's father a year later, brought a library of books to their log cabin home and turned young Abe's life around
The duel : the parallel lives of Alexander Hamilton & Aaron Burr by Judith St. George( Book )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and held by 2,865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In curiously parallel lives, Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr were both orphaned at an early age. Both were brilliant students who attended college - one at Princeton, the other at Columbia - and studied law. Both were young staff officers under General George Washington, and both became war heroes. Politics beckoned them, and each served in the newly formed government of the fledgling nation. Why, then, did these two face each other at dawn in a duel that ended with death for one and opprobrium for the other?
The journey of the one and only Declaration of Independence by Judith St. George( Book )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 2,362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1776 Thomas Jefferson put his quill to paper and the Declaration of Independence sprang to life. Follow the Declaration's journey over the next two centuries, surviving eight wars and travelling through five states on horseback, boat, railcar, and tank to its current home in the National Archives
So you want to be an inventor? by Judith St. George( Book )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents some of the characteristics of inventors by describing the inventions of people such as Alexander Graham Bell, Thomas Edison, and Eli Whitney
Dear Dr. Bell-- your friend, Helen Keller by Judith St. George( Book )

16 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 1,301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the parallel lives of Helen Keller and Alexander Graham Bell, who continued to encounter and support each other from that eventful meeting when he recommended she be given a teacher and thus led her to Annie Sullivan
The Brooklyn Bridge : they said it couldn't be built by Judith St. George( Book )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1994 in English and held by 1,183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and contemporary illustrations describe the seemingly impossible feat of building a bridge over the East River during the nineteenth century
You're on your way, Teddy Roosevelt! by Judith St. George( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a young boy, "Teedie" Roosevelt was frequently ill, but worked hard to become strong and fit while also avidly reading and pursuing his love of natural history
The Mount Rushmore story by Judith St. George( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 1,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the sculptor who devoted the last fourteen years of his life to the carving of the four presidents' heads on the face of Mount Rushmore
So you want to be an explorer? by Judith St. George( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and Korean and held by 996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of exploration tales, from well known discoveries to the less known but equally important tales of explorers who made significant finds throughout history
Panama canal : gateway to the world by Judith St. George( Book )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a history of the Panama Canal from the time Colombus first anchored off the coast of Panama through the signing of the 1977 United States-Panama treaties
Make your mark, Franklin Roosevelt by Judith St. George( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores turning points in the life of Franklin Roosevelt, who became the 32nd president of the United States
The White House : cornerstone of a nation by Judith St. George( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses some of the changes and the events occurring over two centuries in the building that represents the power and majesty of the presidency
In the line of fire : presidents' lives at stake by Judith St. George( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details surrounding the four successful and seven unsuccessful assassination attempts on the lives of American presidents. Four chapters focus on the deaths of Lincoln, Garfield, McKinley and Kennedy. The fifth chapter, includes brief sketches of botched or foiled assassination attempts against Andrew Jackson, Theodore Roosevelt, Franklin Roosevelt, Harry Truman, Gerald Ford, and Ronald Reagan
Sacagawea by Judith St. George( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and Japanese and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the Shoshoni Indian girl who served as interpreter, peacemaker, and guide for the Lewis and Clark Expedition to the Northwest in 1805-1806. Lewis and Clark's Journey of Discovery put their names in the history books, but alongside them is found the name of Sacagawea, the young Shoshone woman who acted as guide and interpreter on their expedition from St. Louis to the Pacific. With her husband and infant son, Sacagawea accompanied the Corps of Discovery through danger, illness and extremes of weather, sharing both their despair and their triumph. Basing her book on the journals of Lewis, Clark and other members of the expedition, award-winning author Judith St. George shows how this remarkable woman earned her place in history
Take the lead, George Washington! by Judith St. George( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of George Washington, from his childhood to general in the Revolutionary War to being the first president of the United States
The ghost, the White House, and me by Judith St. George( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When eleven-year-old KayKay Granger learns that the White House is haunted and uses that knowledge to play a prank on her family, she lands in big trouble with her mother, the United States President
What was the Lewis and Clark Expedition? by Judith St. George( Book )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an account of the two-and-a-half-year expedition that yielded vast knowledge of the West, geographically and scientifically
John & Abigail Adams : an American love story by Judith St. George( Book )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrays the compelling and equal partnership and marriage of John and Abigail Adams that helped shape the United States from a British colony to a fledgling democracy. This biography is based on letters between them during frequent separations
Betsy Ross : patriot of Philadelphia by Judith St. George( Book )

4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The personal struggles of the woman generally credited with having created the first American flag are set against the backdrop of the colonists' fight for independence
 
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So you want to be president?
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Stand tall, Abe LincolnThe duel : the parallel lives of Alexander Hamilton & Aaron BurrThe journey of the one and only Declaration of IndependenceSo you want to be an inventor?Dear Dr. Bell-- your friend, Helen KellerYou're on your way, Teddy Roosevelt!So you want to be an explorer?Make your mark, Franklin Roosevelt
Alternative Names
George, Judith 1931-

George, Judith St 1931-

Judith St. George American children's writer

Judith St. George Amerikaans schrijfster (1931-2015)

Judith St. George escriptora de literatura infantil estatunidenca

Saint George, Judith 1931-

Saint George, Judith 1931-2015

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