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Hewitt, Kathryn

Overview
Works: 42 works in 194 publications in 1 language and 23,909 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  Stories in rhyme  Caricatures and cartoons  Humorous fiction  History  Legends  Historical fiction  Myths 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ8.3.B92, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kathryn Hewitt
Flower garden by Eve Bunting( Book )

32 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 2,997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helped by her father, a young girl prepares a flower garden as a birthday surprise for her mother
Lives of the musicians : good times, bad times (and what the neighbors thought) by Kathleen Krull( Book )

18 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in English and held by 2,439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here are the life stories of such diverse figures as Vivaldi, Mozart, Scott Joplin, Nadia Boulanger, and Woody Guthrie. Readers will learn of both their musical natures and the personal, humorous characteristics that make their lives so fascinating. Living, breathing anecdotes--the stuff of which the best biography is made
Lives of the presidents : fame, shame, and what the neighbors thought by Kathleen Krull( Book )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 2,230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the lives of presidents as parents, husbands, pet-owners, and neighbors while also including humorous anecdotes about hairstyles, attitudes, diets, fears, and sleep patterns
Lives of extraordinary women : rulers, rebels (and what the neighbors thought) by Kathleen Krull( Book )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 1,894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights the lives of women including Cleopatra, Eleanor of Aquitaine, Joan of Arc, Isabella I, Elizabeth I, Nzingha, Catherine the Great, Marie Antoinette, Victoria, Harriet Tubman, Tz'u-Hsi, Gertrude Bell, Jeannette Rankin, Eleanor Roosevelt, Golda Meir, Indira Gandhi, Eva Peron, Wilma Mankiller, Aung San Suu Kyi, and Rigoberta Menchu
Lives of the writers : comedies, tragedies (and what the neighbors thought) by Kathleen Krull( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 1,757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lives of twenty writers, ranging from Dickens, the Brontes, and Poe to Twain, Sandburg, and Langston Hughes, are profiled in this humorous and informative collection
Lives of the artists : masterpieces, messes (and what the neighbors thought) by Kathleen Krull( Book )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 1,587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles the lives and discusses the humor and tragedy of artists of the sixteenth century to the twentieth century, including Georgia O'Keefe, Salvador Dali, and Pablo Picasso
Sunflower house by Eve Bunting( Book )

8 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 1,582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy creates a summer playhouse by planting sunflowers and saves the seeds to make another house the next year
Lives of the athletes : thrills, spills (and what the neighbors thought) by Kathleen Krull( Book )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 1,406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents twenty true stories of athletes--mostly admirable, occasionally quirky--whose physical accomplishments create a world of thrills and spills
Lives of the scientists : experiments, explosions (and what the neighbors thought) by Kathleen Krull( Book )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and held by 1,188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles 18 of history's most noteworthy scientists, from Zhang Heng and Isaac Newton to Albert Einstein and Barbara McClintock, sharing lesser-known facts about their favorite activities, relationships, and eccentricities
Lives of the explorers : discoveries, disasters (and what the neighbors thought) by Kathleen Krull( Book )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"You might know that Columbus discovered America, Lewis and Clark headed west with Sacajawea, and Sally Ride blasted into space. But what do you really know about these bold explorers? What were they like as kids? What pets or bad habits did they have? And what drove their passion to explore unknown parts of the world? With juicy tidbits about everything from favorite foods to first loves, Lives of the Explorers reveals these fascinating adventurers as both world-changers and real people. The entertaining style and solid research of the Lives of. series of biographies have made it a favorite with families and educators for twenty years. This new volume takes readers through the centuries and across the globe, profiling the men and women whose curiosity and courage have led them to discover our world"--
The three sillies by Kathryn Hewitt( Book )

3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man believes his sweetheart and her family are the silliest people in the world until he meets three others who are even sillier
Lives of the pirates : swashbucklers, scoundrels (neighbors beware!) by Kathleen Krull( Book )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in English and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles twenty notable pirates throughout history and describes their adventures, the battles they fought, and the riches and cultural legacies they left behind
Marguerite makes a book by Bruce Robertson( Book )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In medieval Paris, Marguerite helps her nearly blind father finish painting an illuminated manuscript for his patron, Lady Isabelle
The worry week by Anne Lindbergh( Book )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Left alone for a week in their family's summer house on a Maine island, Allegra and her two sisters scrounge for food and search for the treasure supposedly hidden somewhere on the premises
King Midas and the golden touch by Kathryn Hewitt( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A king who wishes for the golden touch is faced with its unfortunate consequences
Two by two : the untold story by Kathryn Hewitt( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In order to convince his family and all the animals to come aboard the Ark, Noah sends out invitations announcing a romantic vacation cruise
No dogs here! by Kathryn Hewitt( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upon realizing that lack of clothing is the only thing keeping dogs out of many places, Norman, Ginger, and Rufus borrow clothes from their owners and have a wonderful time doing all the things humans do, until they make a simple mistake
Godiva by Lynn Cullen( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With only her long hair as a cloak, Lady Godiva takes her heroic ride through the English village of Coventry in exchange for her husband's promise to lower the people's taxes
Songs of praise( )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of fifteen classic hymns, each with a historical note and piano accompaniment
Lives of the pirates : swashbucklers, scoundrels (neighbors beware!) by Kathleen Krull( Recording )

10 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If you think pirates are just colorful, swashbuckling fantasy characters--like Melinda Long's Captain Braid Beard or Johnny Depp's Jack Sparrow--think again! The real pirates of history were certainly swashbuckling, but also much more. Some were true criminals, some were simply misunderstood, and all contributed to the image of pirates that remains fascinating to us to this day. What was the real story behind Blackbeard, Sir Francis Drake, Madame Cheng, and other men and women of the high seas?
 
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Lives of the musicians : good times, bad times (and what the neighbors thought)
Alternative Names
Hewitt, Kathryn 1951-

Languages
English (158)

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