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Kessel, Joyce K.

Overview
Works: 5 works in 35 publications in 2 languages and 6,193 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: GT4975, 394.2683
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joyce K Kessel
Squanto and the first Thanksgiving by Joyce K Kessel( Book )

17 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how the Indian Squanto, an English-speaking Christian and former slave, whose village had been wiped out by smallpox, taught the Pilgrims the skills they needed to survive the harsh Massachusetts winter
Halloween by Joyce K Kessel( Book )

11 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the origins of the holiday of Halloween and such traditions as black cats, jack-o-lanterns, witches, bonfires, and trick-or-treating
St. Patrick's Day by Joyce K Kessel( Book )

2 editions published between 1982 and 1988 in English and held by 1,248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a brief account of the life of the Roman aristocrat who became Ireland's patron saint and discusses the annual holiday that honors him
Valentine's Day by Joyce K Kessel( Book )

3 editions published between 1981 and 1988 in English and held by 1,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the origins of Valentine's Day and describes the traditions with which this special day is celebrated
Careers in dental care by Joyce K Kessel( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes fifteen different career possibilities in the dental field, including orthodontics, general dentist, receptionist, and dental supply salesperson
 
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