Rosen, Michael J. 1954-
Most widely held works about Michael J Rosen
Most widely held works by Michael J Rosen
Our farm : four seasons with five kids on one family's farm by Michael J Rosen ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3,181 libraries worldwide
A journal of one year on the Bennett farm in central Ohio. Shows how one family, with the help of relatives and friends, creates a life and livelihood on a 150-acre farm.
Balls! : round 2 by Michael J Rosen ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2,323 libraries worldwide
Learn about the balls used in baseball, softball, bowling, bocce ball, croquet, billiards, the shot put and other "oddballs": how they're made, why they look the way they do, some amazing facts about their history ... and a bit about the games that use them, too.
Balls by Michael J Rosen ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2,068 libraries worldwide
Learn about the balls used in basketball, soccer, football, tennis, handball, golf, volleyball, and ping pong: how they're made, why they look the way they do, some amazing facts about their history ... and a bit about the games that use them, too.
Elijah's angel : a story for Chanukah and Christmas by Michael J Rosen ( Book )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and held by 1,395 libraries worldwide
At Christmas-Hanukkah time, a Christian woodcarver gives a carved angel to a young Jewish friend, who struggles with accepting the Christmas gift until he realizes that friendship means the same thing in any religion.
Collecting himself : James Thurber on writing and writers, humor, and himself by James Thurber ( Book )
7 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 1,083 libraries worldwide
Presents a remarkable body of previously unauthologized drawings and writings by James Thurber that present the beloved humorist as reader, journalist, satirist, comic, and personal respondent to the written world around him.
Avalanche by Michael J Rosen ( Book )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 888 libraries worldwide
A rhyming alphabet book in which a boy tosses a snowball to his dog and starts an avalanche that engulfs the entire universe until it has to reverse itself and become a snowball again, ending up in the dog's mouth.
Home : a collaboration of thirty distinguished authors and illustrators of children's books to aid the homeless ( Book )
4 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 822 libraries worldwide
Thirteen authors and seventeen illustrators celebrate the places and things that make up the home, in support of Share Our Strength's (SOS) fight against homelessness.
A school for Pompey Walker by Michael J Rosen ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 792 libraries worldwide
At the dedication of a school named after him, an old former slave tells the story of his life and how his white friend helped him earn the money for the school by repeatedly selling him into slavery, after which he always escaped.
Chanukah lights everywhere by Michael J Rosen ( Book )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 771 libraries worldwide
A young boy counts the candles on the family menorah and the lights he sees in the world around him on each night of Hanukkah. Includes information on the history and significance of the celebration.
Our eight nights of Hanukkah by Michael J Rosen ( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 677 libraries worldwide
A child describes how one family celebrates Hanukkah, including polishing the silver menorah, lighting the candles, having a special family dinner, and sharing gifts.
Mirth of a nation : the best contemporary humor ( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 673 libraries worldwide
A collection of writings from fifty-four literary humorists, including social spoofs, parodic proofs, satire, tirades, and send-ups.
Down to earth : garden secrets! garden stories! garden projects you can do ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 660 libraries worldwide
Forty-one authors and illustrators of books for children share their gardening experiences. Includes various activities and recipes related to gardening.
With a dog like that, a kid like me by Michael J Rosen ( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 652 libraries worldwide
In the eyes of an imaginative boy, his dog becomes a seal when he is slick with soap, a billy goat when he chews the mail, a croc when he crouches beneath the table stalking a crumb, and other animals.
ChaseR : a novel in e-mails by Michael J Rosen ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 616 libraries worldwide
When his parents decide to move to an old house in the country, Chase uses email to his friends back in Columbus, Ohio, and to his sister in college to help him deal with cicadas, deer hunters, and other changes in his life.
The cuckoo's haiku and other birding poems by Michael J Rosen ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 580 libraries worldwide
In spare and graceful words, poet and birder Michael J. Rosen captures the forecasting call of the mysterious cuckoo as well as essential characteristics of more than twenty commonly seen North American birds.
The dog who walked with God by Michael J Rosen ( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 554 libraries worldwide
A Kato creation story in which our familiar world emerges from an empty, dark, and watery place so lonely that even the Creator needed a companion before setting foot there.
The dog department : James Thurber on hounds, scotties, and talking poodles by James Thurber ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 523 libraries worldwide
A collection of prose and drawings by the famous humorist from "Thurber's Dogs," the Thurber archives, and "The New Yorker," showing man's timeless relationship with dogs.
All eyes on the pond by Michael J Rosen ( Book )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 522 libraries worldwide
Examines what every creature within the pond can see, through its unique eyes.
Three feet small by Michael J Rosen ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 517 libraries worldwide
A young bear who is frustrated by how small he is realizes that he has been growing a little bit at a time all along.
Speak! : children's book illustrators brag about their dogs ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 510 libraries worldwide
A collection of illustrated anecdotes about dogs by forty-two well-known children's book illustrators, including Symour Chwast, Alice Provensen, and Trina Schart Hyman.
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