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Sunburst Communications (Firm)

Overview
Works: 1,597 works in 2,253 publications in 2 languages and 19,470 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Folklore  Biography  Young adult works  Educational films  Sea stories  Historical fiction  Braille books 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor
Classifications: PZ7.P273, [FIC]
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Most widely held works about Sunburst Communications (Firm)
 
Most widely held works by Sunburst Communications (Firm)
Sounder by William H Armstrong( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black sharecropping family face and overcome hardships and injustice
The slave dancer : a novel by Paula Fox( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kidnapped by the crew of an Africa-bound ship, a thirteen-year-old boy discovers to his horror that he is on a slaver and his job is to play music for the exercise periods of the human cargo
Call it courage by Armstrong Sperry( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates how Mafatu, a young Polynesian boy whose name means Stout Heart, overcomes his terrible fear of the sea and proves his courage to himself and his people
The witch of Blackbird Pond by Elizabeth George Speare( Book )

2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1687, Kit Tyler moves from the Caribbean to Connecticut Colony. Her friendship for a strange, old woman leads to her trial for witchcraft
The great Gilly Hopkins by Katherine Paterson( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Eleven-year-old Gilly has been stuck in more foster families than she can remember, and she's disliked them all. She has a reputation for being brash, brilliant, and completely unmanageable, and that's the way she likes it. So when she's sent to live with the Trotters--by far the strangest family yet--she knows it's only a temporary problem. Gilly decides to put her sharp mind to work to get out of there fast. She's determined to no longer be a foster kid. Before long, she's devised an elaborate scheme to get her real mother to come rescue her. But unfortunately, the plan doesn't work out quite as she hoped it would" -- Page [2] of cover
Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O'Dell( Book )

4 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gripping story of young Karana, an Indian girl who survives by herself for eighteen years on a deserted island off the California coast. A quiet acceptance of fate characterizes her ordeal
My side of the mountain by Jean Craighead George( Book )

2 editions published between 1959 and 1975 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diary of a young boy living close to nature
The cricket in Times Square by George Selden( Book )

2 editions published between 1960 and 1982 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chester the Cricket, with his friends Tucker the Mouse and Harry the Cat help bring success to a newsstand in Times Square
Barbara McClintock pioneer of modern genetics( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An interview with Barbara McClintock and an overview of her life and her research in genetic coding
All about anger( Visual )

2 editions published in 1991 in Spanish and English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four true-to-life scenarios help children identify and understand their angry feelings and provides them with simple techniques for dealing with anger
Don't pick on me( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This two part video-based program identifies the basic underlying dynamics of teasing and harassment and provides the basis for generating discussion regarding such behavior
Getting better at getting along conflict resolution( Visual )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three true-to-life scenarios suggest simple techniques for conflict resolution in and out of school
When dating turns dangerous( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[Video] uses the story of two young people caught up in a highly romantic but progressively abusive relationship to uncover the typical pattern of dating abuse."--P. 3
Real people teens who choose abstinence( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teenagers who have chosen a policy of abstinence from sexual intercourse discuss the reasons for their decision and some of the ways that this choice has affected their lives
Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of a ten-year-old boy in rural Virginia expands when he becomes friends with a newcomer who subsequently meets an untimely death trying to reach their hideaway, Terabithia, during a storm
Communication the person-to-person skill( Visual )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teaches teens the basics of communication for successful interpersonal relationships
Say no and mean it( Visual )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four true-to-life scenarios suggest simple techniques for saying no which children can use to act in their own best interest
I blew it! learning from failure( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program shows young people how to turn failure around and use what they learn from it to achieve success. Provides a step-by-step process to help viewers re-evaluate goals and replace feelings of helplessness with a sense of control
We can work it out conflict resolution( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces young children to the concept of resolving conflicts with their peers by talking and reasoning rather than fighting. Vignettes depict children in various conflict situations. For each situation, the children learn the importance of verbalizing their feelings and trying to understand the other child's point of view, ending with a nonviolent resolution of the conflict. Shows how asking questions, listening, and thinking of ways to do things differently can provide satisfying solutions. For grades K-2
I like being me self-esteem( Visual )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on self-image issues common to teenagers. Suggests simple ways to improve feelings of self-worth and encourages young people to look for successes and find ways to achieve them
 
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The slave dancer : a novelThe witch of Blackbird PondIsland of the Blue DolphinsThe cricket in Times Square