WorldCat Identities

Gravelle, Karen

Overview
Works: 54 works in 120 publications in 5 languages and 10,301 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Anecdotes  Popular works  Identification guides 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QP263, 612.662
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Karen Gravelle
The period book : everything you don't want to ask (but need to know) by Karen Gravelle( Book )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 2,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what happens at the onset of menstruation, discussing what to wear, going to the gynecologist, and how to handle various problems
The driving book : everything new drivers need to know but don't know to ask by Karen Gravelle( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 1,383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even after taking Driver's Ed and passing that dreaded road test, there are so many things new drivers need to learn about the practical aspects of driving that will only come from experience. Handing over the keys is a traumatic rite of passage for parents, and they will sleep better knowing that The Driving Book is in their teens' glove compartments. Covering virtually every scenario a new driver may face, from changing a tire to negotiating privileges with parents to handling a car in bad weather, Karen Gravelle helps teen drivers navigate through tricky new territory-on the road and at home
What's going on down there? : answers to questions boys find hard to ask by Karen Gravelle( Book )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 1,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical and emotional changes that occur in boys (and, to a lesser extent, in girls) during puberty and discusses sexual activity, homosexuality, AIDS, and other related topics
Teenagers face to face with bereavement by Karen Gravelle( Book )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young people express feelings of pain, anger, and guilt as they come to terms with the death of a parent, sibling, or close friend
Understanding birth defects by Karen Gravelle( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the causes of birth defects, the hardships faced by children born with them, and ways of preventing them
Deciphering the senses : the expanding world of human perception by Robert Rivlin( Book )

8 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and French and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teenage fathers by Karen Gravelle( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores various aspects of teenage fatherhood through the experiences of 13 teenage fathers
Where are my birth parents? : a guide for teenage adoptees by Karen Gravelle( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses how and why adopted children may try to locate and get to know their birth parents and examines possible psychological benefits and problems associated with the process
Teenagers face to face with cancer by Karen Gravelle( Book )

2 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteen young people, fifteen of them cancer patients, describe their expperiences with the disease and how they deal with family, friends, and school while coping with their illness
Five ways to know about you by Karen Gravelle( Book )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If your have ever wondered what makes you think, feel and act the way you do; why you get along well with some people, but not with others; or what makes you the complex person that you are--here are some answers. Each method gives you a different slant on your strengths, your weaknesses, your career aspirations, and other special qualities that only you possess. All of them help you learn about who you are and what you may become
El libro del período : todo lo que no to atreves preguntar (pero necesitas saber) by Karen Gravelle( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in Spanish and English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what happens at the onset of menstruation, discussing what to wear, going to the gynecologist, and how to handle various problems
Lizards by Karen Gravelle( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses lizards and their different survival techniques, such as changing color
Que pasa por alla abajo? : respuestas fáciles a preguntas difíciles para un adolescente by Karen Gravelle( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in Spanish and English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical and emotional changes that occur in boys (and, to a lesser extent, in girls) during puberty and discusses sexual activity, homosexuality, AIDS, and other related topics
Soaring spirits : conversations with Native American teens by Karen Gravelle( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this book 'about growing up Native American today, teenagers from the Mohawk, Anishnabe, Quinault, Shinnecock, Cherokee, and Pueblo peoples speak about themselves. Graville interviewed and photographed 17 young people on Indian reservations across the country. They speak candidly in many voices about family, school, community, dating, religion, sports, work, etc ... Teens everywhere will recognize the conflict in living between two cultures." Booklist
Growing up in a holler in the mountains : an Appalachian childhood by Karen Gravelle( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a description of contemporary life in the Appalachian Region of Kentucky while focusing on the home and activities of ten-year-old Joseph Ratliff and his family
Growing up in crawfish country by Karen Gravelle( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes aspects of contemporary life such as special traditions, religious beliefs, music, foods, ways of talking, and languages found among the people of Cajun country in Louisiana
Animal talk by Karen Gravelle( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the different methods and purposes of communication among such animals as rattlesnakes, honeybees, and domestic animals, and describes experiments in teaching apes and dolphins to communicate with humans
Growing up where the partridge drums its wings : a Mohawk childhood by Karen Gravelle( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visit Akwesasne with Chantelle and David which is an Indian reservation with 9,000 Mohawk people
Animal societies by Karen Gravelle( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the societal structure among various animal species, such as wolves, sharks, penguins, ostriches, ants, and bees
Nu hai de mi mi shu by Karen Gravelle( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in Chinese and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what happens at the onset of menstruation, discussing what to wear, going to the gynecologist, and how to handle various problems
 
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The period book : everything you don't want to ask (but need to know)
Alternative Names
Greivela, Kārena

그라벨, 카렌

グラヴェル, カレン

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The driving book : everything new drivers need to know but don't know to askWhat's going on down there? : answers to questions boys find hard to askTeenagers face to face with bereavementTeenage fathersWhere are my birth parents? : a guide for teenage adopteesTeenagers face to face with cancerFive ways to know about youEl libro del período : todo lo que no to atreves preguntar (pero necesitas saber)