WorldCat Identities

Goodman, Joan E.

Overview
Works: 67 works in 112 publications in 2 languages and 12,052 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  History  Detective and mystery fiction  Young adult works 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: G286.G2, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joan E Goodman
A long and uncertain journey : the 27,000 mile voyage of Vasco da Gama by Joan E Goodman( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 1,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts Portuguese explorer Vasco da Gama's epic voyage around the bottom of Africa to India, which opened up trade and travel to these areas. Ages 8-18
Beyond the sea of ice : the voyages of Henry Hudson by Joan E Goodman( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of Henry Hudson's four voyages in search of a passage to the Orient in the early seventeenth century and the discoveries made by him on the northeastern coast of America
Bernard's bath by Joan E Goodman( Book )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a little elephant refuses to take a bath, his parents must show him how much fun bath time can be. Pastel illustrations accompany text
Despite all obstacles : La Salle and the conquest of the Mississippi by Joan E Goodman( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the man who explored the St. Lawrence, Ohio, Illinois, and Mississippi rivers, and who claimed America's heartland for King Louis XIV and France
Bernard goes to school by Joan E Goodman( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Until he makes a new friend, Bernard the elephant doesn't want to stay on his first day of preschool, but his parents and grandmother don't want to leave when they discover how much fun school can be
Bernard's nap by Joan E Goodman( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little elephant has trouble falling asleep at nap time
Hope's crossing by Joan E Goodman( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Revolutionary War, thirteen-year-old Hope, seized by the band of Tories who attack her Connecticut home, finds herself enslaved in a Tory household on Long Island and uses all her resources to escape and make her way home
Easter parade by Eileen Curran( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With Nancy's help, the Easter Bunny has something to make everyone's Easter happy, until it suddenly becomes clear that there is nothing left for little Nancy
Ballet bunnies by Joan E Goodman( Book )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This ballet primer demonstrates basic technique in ballet, from warm-ups to the barre to the hop, skip, twirl, and wiggle fun of centerwork
Johnny Appleseed by Carol Beach York( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of John Chapman whose distribution of appleseeds and trees across the Midwest made him a legend and left a legacy still enjoyed today
Bernard wants a baby by Joan E Goodman( Book )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bernard the young elephant hopes for a baby brother and gets more than he wished for
The winter hare by Joan E Goodman( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1140, with England divided between the supporters of King Stephen and those of the Empress Matilda, twelve-year-old Will Belet, small for his age but longing to be a knight, comes to his Uncle's castle to be a page and soon finds himself involved in dangerous intrigues and adventures
First day of school by Kim Jackson( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in Spanish and English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although she is a little apprehensive at first, Cindy enjoys her first day at school
Paradise : based on a true story of survival by Joan E Goodman( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1542, eager to escape the French Huguenot household of her harsh father, sixteen-year-old Marguerite de la Rocque sails with her equally stern uncle, the Sieur de Roberval, to the New World, where she is left alone on an island with only her young Catholic lover and her chaperone to help her survive
Yummy, yummy by Judith Grey( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Undecided what kind of cake to make, a hippo mixes apples, carrots, honey, and chocolate and puts them in the oven
Peregrine by Joan E Goodman( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1144, fifteen-year-old Lady Edith, having lost her husband and child and anxious to avoid marrying a man she detests, sets out from her home in Surrey to go on a pilgrimage to Jerusalem
Hocus pocus, magic show! by Rose Greydanus( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Several magic tricks are featured in a show
The gingerbread boy by David Cutts( Book )

3 editions published between 1979 and 1993 in English and Spanish and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gingerbread boy eludes the hungry grasp of everyone he meets until he happens upon a fox more clever than he
The grape jelly mystery by Olive Blake( Book )

2 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three children try to figure out what their mother asked them to do in a note on which they spilled grape jelly
Case of the missing rattles by Robyn Supraner( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hoping to join Max's new detective service, Maxine works on his first case of the missing baby rattles
 
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A long and uncertain journey : the 27,000 mile voyage of Vasco da Gama
Alternative Names
Goodman, Joan E. 1950-

Goodman, Joan Elizabeth

Goodman, Joan Elizabeth 1950-

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Beyond the sea of ice : the voyages of Henry HudsonBernard's bathDespite all obstacles : La Salle and the conquest of the MississippiBernard goes to schoolBernard's napHope's crossingBallet bunniesBernard wants a baby