WorldCat Identities

Thomas, Jane Resh

Overview
Works: 28 works in 98 publications in 2 languages and 10,899 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Biography  Biographies 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works about Jane Resh Thomas
 
Most widely held works by Jane Resh Thomas
Behind the mask : the life of Queen Elizabeth I by Jane Resh Thomas( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 2,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Elizabeth I that describes her triumphant reign as well as the childhood that shaped the woman she became. A behind-the-scenes look at Gloriana that discusses her childhood, how she overcame opposition to become queen, & her subsequent manipulation of people, the court, & foreigners to attain greatness. A behind-the-scenes look at the long-lived queen, discussing her childhood, how she overcame opposition to become queen, & her subsequent manipulation of people, the court, & foreigners to attain greatness. Elizabeth I (1533-1603) impressed herself more vividly on the memory of the world than any other monarch in the history of England. She successfully established and maintained power while refusing to bow to the wishes of those who believed no woman was fit to occupy the English throne. This biography describes the opulent but cruel childhood that shaped the woman Elizabeth became and details her triumphant reign, as well as the unrelenting forces that opposed her. Exploring the answers to some of history's most persistent and intriguing questions, Jane Resh Thomas has created a compelling account of Elizabeth's life that shatters the myths surrounding her and allows readers an unprecedented view of the queen as a human being. Full-color insert, chronology, bibliography, index
The comeback dog by Jane Resh Thomas( Book )

13 editions published between 1980 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel, a Midwestern farm boy, finds a battered dog in a ditch and nurses it back to health, but is disappointed when the dog doesn't immediately respond to his gestures of affection
Saying good-bye to grandma by Jane Resh Thomas( Book )

6 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 1,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven-year-old Suzie is curious and fearful about what Grandma's funeral will be like
The princess in the pigpen by Jane Resh Thomas( Book )

15 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in English and held by 901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth, a duke's daughter sick with fever, travels through time from Elizabethan England to a farm in modern Iowa, where she has difficulty convincing anyone of the truth of her story
Fox in a trap by Jane Resh Thomas( Book )

9 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel looks forward to helping his Uncle Peter set traps for the foxes that have been plaguing the family farm, until the discovery of a severed fox paw makes him seriously question what he and his uncle are doing
Wheels by Jane Resh Thomas( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five-year-old Elliott learns that winning isn't everything when he begins to race with the Big Wheel bike he got for his birthday
Lights on the river by Jane Resh Thomas( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teresa, the young daughter of Mexican American migrant workers, has a hard life but keeps memories of her grandmother and Mexico alive in her heart
Courage at Indian Deep by Jane Resh Thomas( Book )

6 editions published between 1984 and 1993 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forced to move to northern Minnesota from a comfortable life in Minneapolis, a family finds the need to make some big adjustments
Blind mountain by Jane Resh Thomas( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unsure of himself and annoyed at having to spend a day climbing a Montana mountain with his bossy father, twelve-year-old Sam must become the guide on their perilous journey down when his carelessness temporarily blinds his father
Celebration! by Jane Resh Thomas( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grandmother, aunts and uncles, and assorted cousins gather for the annual picnic in Maggie's backyard, complete with good food and family fun
The counterfeit princess by Jane Resh Thomas( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vowing revenge when her parents are executed in 1553 by the Duke of Northumberland, teenaged Iris becomes a messenger, spy, and stand-in for Princess Elizabeth during the volatile political times surrounding Edward VI's death
Daddy doesn't have to be a giant anymore by Jane Resh Thomas( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl is frightened of her daddy when he's drunk, but with the support of his family and friends he enters a treatment program and resolves to stay sober
Scaredy dog by Jane Resh Thomas( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With patience and love, a young girl helps the dog she has chosen from the Humane Society grow from a frightened puppy into a happy pet
Elizabeth catches a fish by Jane Resh Thomas( Book )

3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth is determined to go on her first fishing trip alone with her father despite her brother's jealousy and threatening weather
The snoop by Jane Resh Thomas( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although her grandmother admonishes her not to snoop while they visit friends on a farm, Ellen cannot control her curiosity which often gets her into trouble
Je n'aurai plus jamais de chien by Jane Resh Thomas( Book )

8 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in French and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depuis la mort de son chien, Daniel est malheureux. Il ne veut plus d'animaux et voilà qu'il trouve une chienne mourante au dépotoir. Il lui sauve la vie, mais encore lui faut-il gagner son amitié. Un récit prenant où la compréhension des parents est exemplaire
The princess in the pigpen by Jane Resh Thomas( Recording )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth, a duke's daughter sick with fever, travels through time from Elizabethan England to a farm in modern Iowa, where she has difficulty convincing anyone of the truth of her story
Weekly Reader Books presents The comeback dog by Jane Resh Thomas( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel, a Midwestern farm boy, finds a battered dog in a ditch and nurses it back to health, but is disappointed when the dog doesn't immediately respond to his gestures of affection
A better time slot : from there to here( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Behind the mask : the life of Queen Elizabeth I by Jane Resh Thomas( Recording )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses Elizabeth from her birth in 1533 to her death in 1603 within the social and political context of the time in which she ruled. The author looks at the personal aspects of the queen's life, including why she never married. For junior high readers. 1998
 
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