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Ruff, Donna

Overview
Works: 25 works in 48 publications in 1 language and 5,703 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  History  Cookbooks  Guidebooks 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: ND237.M78, B
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Most widely held works about Donna Ruff
  • Rabii by Donna Ruff( Book )
 
Most widely held works by Donna Ruff
Grandma Moses, painter of rural America by Zibby Oneal( Book )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1994 in English and held by 914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography focusing on the early years of Grandma Moses, who was known for her paintings of rural America
Eleanor Roosevelt, first lady of the world by Doris Faber( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography emphasizing the early years of Eleanor Roosevelt, who had enormous political influence and won love and respect as America's first lady
Shirley Temple Black : actress to ambassador by James Haskins( Book )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the child actress who was known as "America's Sweetheart" and who, as an adult, became active in politics and served as Ambassador to Ghana and as the first woman Chief of Protocol at the White House
"Leave that cricket be, Alan Lee" by Barbara Ann Porte( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alan Lee tries to catch the singing cricket in his mother's office
The missing sunflowers by Maggie Stern( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simon gets three sunflower plants from his bird-loving neighbor Mrs. Potter, only to have them disappear one by one
Acorn magic by Maggie Stern( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mrs. Potter takes Simon camping to look for birds, but even though he brings along his magic acorn the trip does not turn out the way he expected. Is it really the magic acorn that helps Simon see birds and animals? Simon thinks so, and when his friend Mrs. Potter takes him camping, he's intent on finding more acorns. But by the end of the trip, Simon will have something else to hold on to -- the memory of a larger-than-life encounter with nature he'll never forget. Young readers who helped solve the mystery of Maggie Stern's The Missing Sunflowers will welcome the return of Simon and his neighbor Mrs. Potter as they continue to discover the beauty of the natural world
Rowan by Robin McKinley( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child and her new puppy work through the difficult initial adjustments and soon belong to each other
The old man and his birds by Mirra Ginsburg( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mysterious old man wears a rich robe, hiding birds that cause the seasons to change
Our Golda, the story of Golda Meir by David A Adler( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Israeli prime minister and world leader, emphasizing her early childhood and youth in Russia and America
Hannah Szenes : a song of light by Maxine Schur( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Jewish heroine whose mission to help rescue European Jews in World War II cost her her life
No time for secrets by Maggie Dana( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When thirteen-year-old Kerry takes a job as companion to a handicapped girl whose mother runs a stables, she knows she eventually will have to deal with a past incident that has made her want to stay away from the horses she once loved
French classics made easy by Richard Grausman( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First courses - Main courses - Vegetables & other accompaniments - Pastries & desserts - Basics
Jumping into trouble by Maggie Dana( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kerry enjoys her job as live-in companion to a handicapped girl and helper at a horse stable until a jealous neighbor tries to force her out of her position
Isaac Bashevis Singer : the life of a storyteller by Lila Perl( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If wishes were horses by Maggie Dana( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kerry rescues a mistreated horse from a grisly fate and trains her for the upcoming horse show, unaware that the horse may be stolen
Racing for the stars by Maggie Dana( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Determined to earn money to buy her own horse, Kerry tries out for a part in a film to be made at the Timber Ridge Riding Stables where she lives with her friend Holly and her mother
Molly Picon : a gift of laughter by Lila Perl( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the life and career of the Jewish entertainer, who performed in theater, movies, radio, and television for more than eighty years
Golda Meir : a strong, determined leader by David A Adler( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Israeli prime minister and world leader, emphasizing her early childhood and youth in Russia and America
Who will lead Kiddush? by Barbara Pomerantz( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl, troubled by the divorce of her parents, is comforted by the constancy of the Shabbat mitzvot
60 hikes within 60 miles, Pittsburgh : including Allegheny and surrounding counties by Donna Ruff( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From a city of smokestacks to a city of culture, technology, and trees, Pittsburgh's revitalized city parks, abundant state parks, tranquil state forests, and enhanced riverfronts offer endless opportunities to hike and explore. 60 Hikes within 60 Miles: Pittsburgh has something for explorers of every ability and interest. Diverse hikes include Frick Park, which can be combined with a visit to the Frick Art and Historical Center (free); Ohiopyle State Park, with views of the beautiful Youghiogheny River and Cucumber Falls; Beechwood Farms, where kids and adults can opt to participate in nature programs and walks; and Mt. Davis Natural Area, where hikers can stand on the highest point in Pennsylvania. History buffs will love Bushy Run and its museum and other historical site/hike combinations. Those seeking solitude will relish time spent walking in lovely Todd Sanctuary or one of the scenic and tranquil destinations of Forbes State Forest. Beautiful river, lake, waterfall, mountain, wildflower, and historical walks are all in your backyard. From the city's riverbanks to the Laurel Highland mountains of the south and southwest to the lakes and meadows of the north and northwest, every hiker will find trails to their liking in 60 Hikes within 60 Miles: Pittsburgh
 
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Eleanor Roosevelt, first lady of the worldThe missing sunflowersAcorn magicOur Golda, the story of Golda MeirFrench classics made easy60 hikes within 60 miles, Pittsburgh : including Allegheny and surrounding counties