Most widely held works by Barbara Gibson
A pocket full of kisses by Audrey Penn ( Book )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,417 libraries worldwide
Chester Raccoon is worried that his mother does not have enough love for both him and his new baby brother.
Life with Rose Kennedy by Barbara Gibson ( Book )
10 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 1,241 libraries worldwide
Presents a rare, behind-the-scenes account of Mrs. Kennedy's life and of life within the Kennedy family.
How things are made ( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 871 libraries worldwide
Explains how a variety of products--such as kaleidoscopes, baseballs, marbles, matches, toothpaste, light bulbs, and bridges--are made, highlighting the ways in which manufacturing techniques have changed over the years. A wall poster and a 24-page booklet of games and puzzles are included.
Chester Raccoon and the big bad bully by Audrey Penn ( Book )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and French and held by 844 libraries worldwide
When Chester tells his mother about the school bully, she asks him to gather his friends to hear a story about getting along with people who are prickly.
A kiss goodbye by Audrey Penn ( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 725 libraries worldwide
Chester Raccoon is very unhappy about leaving his home, a tree that has been marked by tree cutters, but his mother tries to convince him that their new home might be even better.
The Kennedys : the third generation by Barbara Gibson ( Book )
7 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and held by 712 libraries worldwide
Here is the complete story of the youngest generation of the indefatigable Kennedy clan - the 29 grandchildren of Joseph and Rose Kennedy - as told by Barbara Gibson, Rose's personal secretary. Having lived for many years side by side with the three generations of Kennedys, she is in a unique position to understand the goings on behind the scenes and walls of the Kennedy compounds in Hyannisport and Palm Beach.
Your world of pets by Susan McGrath ( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 685 libraries worldwide
Describes the wild ancestors of modern pets, how to choose a suitable pet, and how to care for eleven different kinds, including dogs, cats, rabbits, gerbils, fish, and horses.
Chester Raccoon and the acorn full of memories by Audrey Penn ( Book )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 594 libraries worldwide
After his mother explains why his classmate is not returning to school, she teaches Chester Raccoon how to make a memory.
Rose Kennedy and her family : the best and worst of their lives and times by Barbara Gibson ( Book )
5 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 530 libraries worldwide
A full biography as well as an insider's account of one of America's most admired and paradoxical families and their matriarch.
Life's little fable by Patricia Daniels Cornwell ( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in Italian and English and held by 526 libraries worldwide
In the land of the pond there is no gravity and Jarrod, who has never fallen or felt heavy or learned to swim, wants to go into the pond, not knowing the grave danger that lurks there.
N is for our nation's capital : a Washington, DC alphabet by Marie Smith ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 518 libraries worldwide
"An A-Z pictorial for children all about our nation's capital including, famous people, geography, history, and symbols. Topics are introduced with poems accompanied by expository text to provide detailed information"--Provided by publisher.
Early childhood, where learning begins : geography : with activities for children ages 2 to 5 years of age by Carol Sue Fromboluti ( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 443 libraries worldwide
Early childhood : where learning begins : mathematics : mathematical activities for parents and their 2- to 5-year-old children by Carol Sue Fromboluti ( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 423 libraries worldwide
Mathematical activities for parents and their 2- to 5-year-old children.
Creatures of the desert world by Barbara Gibson ( Book )
5 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in 4 languages and held by 287 libraries worldwide
Describes the activities of various animals in Arizona's Sonoran Desert.
Explore a tropical forest by Barbara Gibson ( Book )
4 editions published between 1989 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 233 libraries worldwide
Text and pop-up illustrations depict the rich variety of plant and animal life found in a tropical rain forest.
The whistling tree by Audrey Penn ( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 183 libraries worldwide
When Penny inquires about a wooden headboard hand-carved by her great-grandfather, she learns of her Cherokee heritage and the special gift The Great Spirit has bestowed upon her with the help of great-great-uncle, Johnny Elk.
The dragonfly door by John Adams ( Book )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 158 libraries worldwide
Two insect friends, water nymphs Lea and Nym, play together in the marsh. While sleeping, Nym discovers that her friend Lea has died and gone to a new world as a dragonfly.
Hide and seek by Barbara Gibson ( Book )
3 editions published between 1985 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 118 libraries worldwide
Describes how various animals use camouflage to protect against predators. Features pop-up and movable illustrations.
Desert animals by Luise Woelflein ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
Discusses the fascinating facts about desert animals from around the world.
A bedtime kiss for Chester Raccoon by Audrey Penn ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
When Chester the raccoon goes to bed at sunrise, the shadows cast in his room are frightening and keep him from falling asleep.
Alphabet books Animals Biography Bullying Camouflage (Biology) Cherokee Indians Conflict management Counting Death Desert animals Dragonflies Early childhood education--Parent participation England--London Families Fiction Forest animals Friendship Future life Gibson, Barbara Gravity Infants Juvenile works Kennedy, Rose Fitzgerald,--1890-1995 Kennedy family Large type books Love Male prostitutes Male prostitution Manufacturing processes Mathematics--Study and teaching (Early childhood)--Activity programs Memory Mother and child Mothers and sons Mothers of presidents Moving, Household Natural history--Miscellanea Nonviolence Operas--Excerpts Pets Picture books Puppies Raccoon Rain forest animals Rain forest ecology Rain forests Sibling rivalry Specimens Toy and movable books United States Washington (D.C.)
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