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Brown, Tricia

Overview
Works: 56 works in 141 publications in 2 languages and 7,380 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Guidebooks  Fiction  Biography  Picture books  History  Christmas stories  Poetry  Pictorial works  Abstracts 
Roles: Author, Editor, Illustrator, wst, wpr
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Tricia Brown
Someone special, just like you by Tricia Brown( Book )

17 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of handicapped children at play explores the special qualities of such youngsters that they share with "normal" children as they discover the world around them at home and with their friends
Chinese New Year by Tricia Brown( Book )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1997 in English and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs depict the celebration of Chinese New Year by Chinese Americans living in San Francisco's Chinatown
Children of the midnight sun : young native voices of Alaska by Tricia Brown( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs and text present the experiences and way of life of Tlingit, Athabascan, Yupik, and other Native American children in the villages, cities, and bush areas of Alaska. For Native children, growing up in Alaska today means dwelling in a place where traditional practices sometimes mix oddly with modern conveniences. "Children of the Midnight Sun" explores the lives of eight Alaskan Native children, each representing a unique and ancient culture. This extraordinary book also looks at the critical role elders play in teaching the young Native traditions
Hello, amigos! by Tricia Brown( Book )

7 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a day, a birthday, in the life of a Mexican American child, who lives with his family in the Mission District of San Francisco
Salaam : a Muslim American boy's story by Tricia Brown( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sensitive and loving portrait of a Muslim-American family. Meet Inram, a young Muslim American boy who lives in the San Francisco Bay Area. He likes to do the same things as most kids his age - play in the park, take karate lessons, and tell jokes with his friends. Inram knows that some people don't understand what it means to be a Muslim. He wants to help everyone see that Muslims strive to be good people, just like people of other faiths do
Konnichiwa! : I am a Japanese-American girl by Tricia Brown( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs show Japanese lifestyle
The world-famous Alaska highway : a guide to the Alcan and other wilderness roads of the North by Tricia Brown( Book )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Alaska Highway--or the Alcan--is a portal to some of the most beautiful places in North America. With full-color maps and photos, this comprehensive guidebook includes details on trip preparation; considerations along the way; places to hike, bike, fish, and boat; attractions and festivals; and Alaska's famed wildlife
The City by the Bay : a magical journey around San Francisco by Tricia Brown( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tour guide to the landmarks and interesting sights of San Francisco
Lee Ann : the story of a Vietnamese-American girl by Tricia Brown( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Vietnamese American girl describes her family and school life, Saturday activities, and celebration of TET, the Vietnamese New Year
Bobbie the Wonder Dog : a true story by Tricia Brown( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bobbie the Wonder Dog was a scotch collie mix who joined Frank and Elizabeth Brazier for a cross-country drive from Silverton, Oregon, to Indiana, Frank's home state in 1923. During a stop in Indiana, Bobbie was chased off by loose dogs, and after a week of searching and placing newspaper ads, the broken-hearted Braziers had to give up and start the drive home. The three-year-old dog had walked all the way home, nearly 3000 miles for six months to the day he was lost, to the people he loved. This true story is said to have been the origin of Lassie Come Home
Charlie and the blanket toss by Tricia Brown( Book )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie, an Inupiat boy, is excited about the upcoming festival to celebrate a successful whale hunt, but afraid when he thinks this might be the year he takes part in the traditional blanket toss. Includes glossary and notes on Inupiat whaling traditions
Groucho's eyebrows by Tricia Brown( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even though she makes fun of his silly eyebrows, Kristie loves her cat, Groucho, so when he disappears on a snowy night in the wilds of Alaska she worries about everything that could happen to him
L'Chaim : the story of a Russian émigré boy by Tricia Brown( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a Russian-born Jewish boy and of his family, his culture, and his way of life in his new home in San Francisco
Iditarod country : exploring the route of the last great race by Tricia Brown( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to some of the places and faces along the Iditarod Trail
The Northern Lights : secrets of the Aurora Borealis by Syun-Ichi Akasofu( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since ancient times, mankind's fascination with the awe-inspiring aurora has been reflected in legends and journals. Yet it wasn't until 1905 that researchers first began to understand the science behind the northern lights. In the last one hundred years, scientists have learned much more, but they still don't have all the answers. This book presents information on the science, history, and mythology behind the magical light of the aurora. Illustrated throughout with photographs, woodcuts depicting the wonder of the ancients, plus explanatory diagrams, charts, and satellite photographs, this guide is for both the serious aurora watchers and the casual sky gazers
Alaskan night before Christmas by Tricia Brown( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A self-centered caribou named Kotzebue, on a mission to get some recognition and prove that reindeer do not pull Santa's sleigh, ends up losing his spot and learning an important lesson
Alaskan wilderness( Book )

6 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iditarod fact book : a complete guide to the last great race( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Iditarod Fact Book is jam-packed with fascinating facts and figures about the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. Updated following the 2006 race, this handy guide includes facts on race champions, volunteers, sleds and gear, checkpoints, mushers' clothing, the expense of running the race, inherent dangers on the trail, entry requirements, food for the dogs and drivers, race history, pronunciations, mandatory layovers, love for the dogs, mountain passes and weather, strategies, vet care, full text of the official rules, and more. Included are 20 b&w photos by official Iditarod photographer Jeff Schultz and many illustrations by official Iditarod artist Jon Van Zyle, a member of the Iditarod Hall of Fame
The itchy little musk ox by Tricia Brown( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although his mother urges patience, a young musk ox who cannot wait for his skin to stop itching wanders away from the herd to find anything with which he can scratch, and meets three other creatures who teach him about his strengths
The Alaska homesteader's handbook : independent living on the last frontier by Tricia Brown( Book )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Alaska Homesteader's Handbook is a remarkable compilation of practical information for living in one of the most impractical and inhospitable land-scapes in the United States."--Back cover
 
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Children of the midnight sun : young native voices of Alaska
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Chinese New YearChildren of the midnight sun : young native voices of AlaskaHello, amigos!Salaam : a Muslim American boy's storyKonnichiwa! : I am a Japanese-American girlThe world-famous Alaska highway : a guide to the Alcan and other wilderness roads of the NorthGroucho's eyebrowsIditarod country : exploring the route of the last great race