WorldCat Identities

Williams, Vera B.

Overview
Works: 106 works in 559 publications in 8 languages and 29,223 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Poetry  Novels in verse  Western fiction  Music  Literature  Children's audiobooks  Big books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Other, Artist
Classifications: PZ7.W6685, E
Publication Timeline
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A chair for my mother by Vera B Williams( Book )

111 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 5,697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joint effort replaces an armchair after all furniture is lost in a fire
"More more more" said the baby : 3 love stories by Vera B Williams( Book )

36 editions published between 1990 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 3,904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three babies are caught up in the air and given loving attention by a father, grandmother, and mother
Cherries and cherry pits by Vera B Williams( Book )

23 editions published between 1986 and 1994 in English and Chinese and held by 2,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bidemmi draws pictures and tells stories about cherries
Three days on a river in a red canoe by Vera B Williams( Book )

20 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mother, Aunt Rosie, and two children make a three-day camping trip by canoe
Something special for me by Vera B Williams( Book )

33 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 1,883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Rosa has difficulty choosing a special birthday present to buy with the coins her mother and grandmother have saved, until she hears a man playing beautiful music on an accordion." --
Music, music for everyone by Vera B Williams( Book )

29 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosa plays her accordion with her friends in the Oak Street Band and earns money to help her mother with expenses while her grandmother is sick
Amber was brave, Essie was smart : the story of Amber and Essie told here in poems and pictures by Vera B Williams( Book )

26 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of poems tells how two sisters help each other deal with life while their mother is working and their father has been sent to jail
Stringbean's trip to the shining sea by Vera B Williams( Book )

13 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and Chinese and held by 1,659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stringbean describes his trip to the west coast in a series of postcards
A chair for always by Vera B Williams( Book )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosa is excited when her new cousin, Benji, is born, but when Grandma wants to remove a beloved armchair, Rosa puts her foot down and insists that the chair, just like Benji, is a member of the family
Scooter by Vera B Williams( Book )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and Japanese and held by 1,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child's silver blue scooter helps her to adjust to her new home
Lucky song by Vera B Williams( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 1,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The song a little girl hears describes her kite-flying adventure
Home at last by Vera B Williams( Book )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After Lester is adopted from his foster home by Daddy Albert and Daddy Rich, he can't fall asleep in his new bed. What will it take to make Lester feel home at last?"--
Hooray for me! by Remy Charlip( Book )

8 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in English and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores an individual's relationship to family, friends, and even pets
It's a gingerbread house : bake it, build it, eat it! by Vera B Williams( Book )

4 editions published between 1978 and 1996 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple instructions for baking and constructing a gingerbread house
Long walks and intimate talks by Grace Paley( Book )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chair for my mother by Vera B Williams( Recording )

31 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child, her waitress mother, and her grandmother save dimes to buy a comfortable armchair after all their furniture is lost in a fire
Un sillon para mi mama = A chair for my mother by Vera B Williams( Recording )

11 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in Spanish and English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daughter, mother and grandmother all dream of saving enough coins to buy a new chair to replace the one that was destroyed in the fire that ravaged their apartment
Amber was brave, Essie was smart : the story of Amber and Essie, told here in poems and pictures by Vera B Williams( Visual )

13 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of poems tells how two sisters help each other deal with life while their mother is working and their father has been sent to jail
The great watermelon birthday by Vera B Williams( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One hundred children, each with a birthday on August 10, celebrate with a party in the park and form "The Club of 101 Children."
A chair for my mother : and other stories : Vera B. Williams audio collection by Vera B Williams( Recording )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chair for my mother: A child, her waitress mother, and her grandmother save dimes to buy a comfortable armchair after all their furniture is lost in a fire
 
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Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.15 (from 0.00 for Stringbean ... to 1.00 for Long walks ...)

A chair for my mother A chair for my mother
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"More more more" said the baby : 3 love storiesCherries and cherry pitsThree days on a river in a red canoeSomething special for meMusic, music for everyoneAmber was brave, Essie was smart : the story of Amber and Essie told here in poems and picturesStringbean's trip to the shining seaA chair for always
Alternative Names
Baker, Vera

Baker, Vera 1927-2015

Vera Baker Williams US-amerikanische Kinderbuchautorin und Illustratorin

Vera Williams Amerikaans schrijfster (1927-2015)

Vera Williams amerikansk författare

Vera Williams amerikansk skribent

Vera Williams údar

Вера Уильямс

فيرا وليامز

ورا ویلیامز نویسنده آمریکایی

윌리엄스, 베라 B. 1927-

윌리엄스, 벨라 베이커 1927-

ウィリアムズ, ベラ・B

ベラB. ウィリアムズ

Languages
English (339)

Spanish (53)

Japanese (7)

Chinese (6)

Korean (3)

French (2)

Danish (1)

Hmong (1)