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Harrison, David L. (David Lee) 1937-

Overview
Works: 128 works in 317 publications in 4 languages and 23,979 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Stories in rhyme  Biography  Fairy tales  Nature poetry  Humorous poetry  Picture books  Short stories 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David L Harrison
Cave detectives : unraveling the mystery of an Ice Age cave by David L Harrison( Book )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 2,299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Follow along as paleontologist Matt Forir and his team of experts unravel a prehistoric mystery."--Back cover
Wake up, Sun! by David L Harrison( Book )

12 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When dog wakes up early in the middle of the night, he launches all the other farm animals in a worried search for the missing sun
Johnny Appleseed : my story by David L Harrison( Book )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 1,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny Appleseed, who is really John Chapman, tells of planting apple seeds in Pennsylvania, Ohio, and Indiana
When cows come home by David L Harrison( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 1,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A herd of cows rides bicycles, square dances, goes swimming, and more in this rhyming picture book
A monster is coming! by David L Harrison( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Inchworm overhears Mama Bug tell Baby Bug that she eats like a monster, he cries out in fear and sets off a chain reaction of animals trying to hide from the horrible beast they believe is coming
The book of giant stories by David L Harrison( Book )

18 editions published between 1972 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three original poems and stories about giants and witches
Pirates by David L Harrison( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There are famous pirates, and then there are the rest of the pirates. All were a bunch of misfits, thugs, and ne'er-do-wells who spent most of their time bored, waiting for a few moments of excitement and rich booty that could very well get them wounded or killed, or captured and executed. But to most of those who swore the oath of the Brotherhood, it was just a job. Still, a pirate's life was chosen by many, and this collection describes and depicts the high points, the low points, and everything in between
Writing stories : fantastic fiction from start to finish by David L Harrison( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everything young writers needs to know to improve their stories: how to start a story, suggestions to help with plot, character, voice, and setting, how to end a story, and questions to ask when the story is done to help make revisions. The guide includes practical suggestions from the author and many other writers throughout. There are chapters on the special needs of several popular genres including realistic fiction, SF/Fantasy, and historical fiction
Somebody catch my homework : poems by David L Harrison( Book )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overview: Young readers will find a lot of familiar faces and things in David L. Harrison's book of funny poems about school. Along the way they'll recognize the agony of tests, homework, cursive writing, and the mysteries of cafeteria food. Plus, there's Betsy Lewin's amusing illustrations that perfectly capture one silly trip through a day at school
Paul Bunyan : my story by David L Harrison( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to tall tales about the giant lumberjack from the north woods, as told from his own perspective
Caves : mysteries beneath our feet by David L Harrison( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A basic examination of how caves are formed."
The animals' song by David L Harrison( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A picture book in rhyme featuring animals joining a dance one by one
Farmer's garden : rhymes for two voices by David L Harrison( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A curious dog asks various animals what they are doing in the garden. Features verse with questions and answers
Bugs : poems about creeping things by David L Harrison( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forty short poems about bugs and other crawling creatures
A perfect home for a family by David L Harrison( Book )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family of raccoons searches for the perfect home, only to find that what they had been looking for is right under their noses
Volcanoes : nature's incredible fireworks by David L Harrison( Book )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the characteristics and location of volcanoes
Dude! : stories and stuff for boys( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of original stories, plays, and poems by a variety of authors that celebrates what being a boy is all about
Mammoth bones and broken stones : the mystery of North America's first people by David L Harrison( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores various theories of North America's first people using archaeological methods and artifacts
Glaciers : nature's icy caps by David L Harrison( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exciting look at one of the earth's most extraordinary forces of nature reveals how glaciers--enormous and destructive sheets of ice--have impacted our planet
Now you see them, now you don't : poems about creatures that hide by David L Harrison( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Some animals hide to hunt for food, and others hide to avoid becoming dinner. It's easy to see why a disappearing act is important for many reasons. From octopus to polar bear, and from the praying mantis to the hawk, discover how and why many animals cleverly use camouflage."--
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityGraham, Kennon, 1937-

David L. Harrison author of children's books

David L. Harrison Kinderbuchautor

Graham, Kennon

Graham, Kennon, 1937-

Harisonas, Deividas, 1937-

Harrison, David

Harrison, David 1937-

Harrison, David Kinder- und Jugendbuchautor 1937-

Harrison, David L.

Harrison, David L. (David Lee)

Harrison, David Lee 1937-

Harrison, David Lee Kinder- und Jugendbuchautor 1937-

ハリソン, デビッド・L.

ラリソン, ディヴィット

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Wake up, Sun!Johnny Appleseed : my storyWhen cows come homeA monster is coming!The book of giant storiesPiratesWriting stories : fantastic fiction from start to finishSomebody catch my homework : poems