WorldCat Identities

Kessel, Joyce K.

Overview
Works: 8 works in 54 publications in 2 languages and 6,253 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  Biographies  Braille books 
Roles: Author
Classifications: GT4975, 394.2683
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joyce K Kessel
Halloween by Joyce K Kessel( Book )

15 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,771 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
Squanto and the first Thanksgiving by Joyce K Kessel( Book )

21 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and held by 1,735 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
St. Patrick's Day by Joyce K Kessel( Book )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and held by 1,158 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 )

4 editions published between 1981 and 1988 in English and held by 987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the origins of Valentine's Day and describes the traditions with which this special day is celebrated
Squanto y el primer día de acción de gracias by Joyce K Kessel( )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the life of the Massachusetts Indian Squanto, best known for befriending the Pilgrims of the New Plymouth Colony
Careers in dental care by Joyce K Kessel( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes fifteen different career possibilities in the dental field, including orthodontics, general dentist, receptionist, and dental supply salesperson
Squanto y el primer Dia de Accion de Gracias (Squanto and the First Thanksgiving) by Joyce K Kessel( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

VALENTINE'S DAY. PICTURES BY KAREN RITZ by Joyce K Kessel( Book )

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

 
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Audience level: 0.13 (from 0.12 for Halloween ... to 0.79 for Squanto y ...)

Squanto and the first Thanksgiving
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Squanto and the first ThanksgivingValentine's DaySquanto y el primer día de acción de gracias
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