WorldCat Identities

Gibbons, Faye

Overview
Works: 16 works in 33 publications in 1 language and 5,703 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  History  Case studies  Manuscripts 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E125.S7, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Faye Gibbons
Mountain wedding by Faye Gibbons( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 1,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The children from two mountain families about to be joined in a wedding change their minds about each other only after all of them together cooperate in a rescue
Night in the barn by Faye Gibbons( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four boys set out to prove they are not afraid to spend the night in the big, cold, dark barn
Mama and me and the Model-T by Faye Gibbons( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Mama gets behind the wheel of the new Model-T which her husband just drove into the yard of their Georgia mountain home, she proves that she can drive a car as well as the men of the family
Hook moon night : spooky tales from the Georgia Mountains by Faye Gibbons( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of eight hair-raising yarns told by mountain people in Georgia while sitting on their front porch many miles from the nearest electric lights and indoor plumbing
Full steam ahead by Faye Gibbons( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sammy, who dreams of being a train engineer, is excited when Grandpa announces the impending arrival of the first train, a "genuine steam locomotive," in their little town of Turkey Creek, Georgia
The day the picture man came by Faye Gibbons( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The arrival of a professional photographer brightens a young girl's day in this story of an American farm family at the turn of the 20th century
Mighty close to heaven by Faye Gibbons( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When twelve-year-old Dave runs away from his grandparents' farm and makes his way through the Georgia mountains to rejoin his wandering father, he finds disappointment and a new appreciation for what he has left behind
Emma Jo's song by Faye Gibbons( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emma Jo thinks she is the only nonmusical member of her very musical family, but when she goes to the Puckett family reunion she discovers her gift
King shoes and clown pockets by Faye Gibbons( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two ten-year-old boys from rural Alabama, each with his own personal problems, become friends who face the vicissitudes of life together
Some glad morning by Faye Gibbons( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following her mother's separation from her alcoholic father in 1947, city-bred Maude must learn how to get along with her mother's relatives when they move to the mountains of northern Georgia
Halley : a novel by Faye Gibbons( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Times are hard in Depression era Georgia mountain country. Even so, fourteen-year-old Halley Owenby, her younger brother, Robbie, and their parents, Jim and Kate manage to get by until Jim dies suddenly in an accident, and Kate decides she and her children have no choice but to move in with her parents
Hernando De Soto : a search for gold and glory by Faye Gibbons( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First in Crane Hill's new American Stories series of biographies for young readers, this well-crafted tale by children's author Faye Gibbons recreates for the reader the adventurous life of the explorer who, in 1541, discovered the Mississippi River. From DeSoto's confrontation with Incan royalty at the age of 14 and his acquisition of great riches to his exploration of "La Florida" at the behest of the Spanish king, to his untimely death and burial in the Mississippi, the saga of the famous explorer's life will open readers' eyes to the history of the time and the exploits of the man who left his name on so many modern landmarks. Appropriate for library, classroom, and family study. Includes chronology, glossary, and index
Horace King : bridges to freedom by Faye Gibbons( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of a man born into slavery in South Carolina who became a master bridge builder and, during Reconstruction, served in the Alabama state legislature
Breaking new ground : the history of the Autauga Quality Cotton Association by Faye Gibbons( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faye Gibbons papers by Faye Gibbons( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Manuscripts, typescripts, proofs, correspondence, and reviews for two junior books published in 1982 and 1985
Faye Gibbons papers by Faye Gibbons( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection includes miscellaneous papers, drafts of chapters for the novels King shoes and clown pockets, Mighty close to heaven, and Some glad morning. There is also one folder of miscellaneous papers not specifically related to any one novel
 
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Mountain wedding
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Night in the barnMama and me and the Model-THook moon night : spooky tales from the Georgia MountainsFull steam aheadThe day the picture man cameEmma Jo's songHernando De Soto : a search for gold and gloryHorace King : bridges to freedom