WorldCat Identities

Fritz, Jean

Overview
Works: 215 works in 892 publications in 6 languages and 80,295 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History  Fiction  Interviews  Biographical fiction  Children's audiobooks  Guidebooks 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Performer, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.F919, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jean Fritz
And then what happened, Paul Revere? by Jean Fritz( Book )

28 editions published between 1973 and 2009 in English and held by 3,505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes some of the well-known as well as the lesser-known details of Paul Revere's life and exciting ride
The double life of Pocahontas by Jean Fritz( Book )

23 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the famous American Indian princess, emphasizing her life-long adulation of John Smith and the roles she played in two very different cultures
Shh! we're writing the Constitution by Jean Fritz( Book )

15 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 3,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how the Constitution came to be written and ratified. Also includes the full text of the document produced by the Constitutional Convention of 1787
Will you sign here, John Hancock? by Jean Fritz( Book )

17 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the first signer of the Declaration of Independence outlining all that he did for himself as well as what he did for Massachusetts and his new nation
The cabin faced west by Jean Fritz( Book )

44 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in English and held by 2,730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Ann overcomes loneliness and learns to appreciate the importance of her role in settling the wilderness of western Pennsylvania
What's the big idea, Ben Franklin? by Jean Fritz( Book )

28 editions published between 1966 and 2009 in English and held by 2,727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief biography of the eighteenth-century printer, inventor, and statesman who played an influential role in the early history of the United States
Where was Patrick Henry on the 29th of May? by Jean Fritz( Book )

15 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in English and held by 2,583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief biography of Patrick Henry tracing his progress from planter to statesman
Why don't you get a horse, Sam Adams? by Jean Fritz( Book )

24 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief biography of Samuel Adams describing his activities in stirring up the revolt against the British and how he was finally persuaded to learn to ride a horse
The great little Madison by Jean Fritz( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 2,468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life and contributions of the sickly child with the small voice who grew up to become the fourth president of the United States
Bully for you, Teddy Roosevelt! by Jean Fritz( Book )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 2,404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the life of the dynamic twenty-sixth president, discussing his conservation work, hunting expeditions, family life, and political career
Make way for Sam Houston by Jean Fritz( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in English and held by 2,376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life of the soldier who led the fight for Texas' independence from Mexico, served as governor and senator, and opposed secession during the Civil War
You want women to vote, Lizzie Stanton? by Jean Fritz( Book )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 2,335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With her trademark humor and anecdotal style, the Newbery Honor Award-winner and preeminent biographer for young people turns her attention to Elizabeth Cady Stanton, the lively, unconventional spokeswoman of the woman suffrage movement. Convinced from an early age that women should have the same rights as men, Lizzie embarked on a career that changed America
Where do you think you're going, Christopher Columbus? by Jean Fritz( Book )

14 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and held by 2,334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the voyages of Christopher Columbus who determined to beat everyone in the race to the Indies
Can't you make them behave, King George? by Jean Fritz( Book )

17 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of George the Third, King of Great Britain at the time of the American Revolution
Traitor, the case of Benedict Arnold by Jean Fritz( Book )

21 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the life and character of the brilliant Revolutionary War general who deserted to the British for money
Weekly Reader Childrens Book Club presents George Washington's breakfast by Jean Fritz( Book )

20 editions published between 1969 and 1998 in English and held by 2,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having the same name and birthday as George Washington, a young boy wants everything else in his life just as Washington had it, but he can not find out what Washington ate for breakfast
Around the world in a hundred years : from Henry the Navigator to Magellan by Jean Fritz( Book )

16 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and Korean and held by 1,976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the great wave of European exploration during the fifteenth century which resulted in more accurate maps
Who's that stepping on Plymouth Rock? by Jean Fritz( Book )

12 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in English and held by 1,961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the history of Plymouth Rock since the Pilgrims first landed on it to the present day
Leonardo's horse by Jean Fritz( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells about Leonardo da Vinci's life and the story of his model clay horse that was destroyed before he could make a bronze statue. Also tells the story of Charles Dent who fulfilled da Vinci's dream and make a twenty four foot bronze horse statue in the late 1990s
Stonewall by Jean Fritz( Book )

7 editions published between 1979 and 1999 in English and held by 1,692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the brilliant southern general who gained the nickname Stonewall by his stand at Bull Run during the Civil War
 
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Alternative Names
Jean Fritz American children's writer

フリッツ, ジーン

Languages
English (392)

French (4)

Chinese (2)

Korean (2)

German (1)

Persian (1)

Covers
The double life of PocahontasShh! we're writing the ConstitutionWill you sign here, John Hancock?The cabin faced westWhat's the big idea, Ben Franklin?Where was Patrick Henry on the 29th of May?Why don't you get a horse, Sam Adams?The great little Madison