WorldCat Identities

Graef, Renée

Overview
Works: 290 works in 834 publications in 3 languages and 79,160 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Picture books  History  Historical fiction  Christmas fiction  Autobiographical fiction  Biographical fiction  Pictorial works  Braille books 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PZ7, FIC
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Most widely held works by Renée Graef
Meet Kirsten, an American girl by Janet Beeler Shaw( Book )

20 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 3,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nine-year-old Kirsten and her family experience many hardships as they travel from Sweden to the Minnesota frontier in 1854
Kirsten learns a lesson : a school story by Janet Beeler Shaw( Book )

24 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in English and held by 3,051 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After immigrating from Sweden to join relatives in an American prairie community, Kirsten endures the ordeal of a strange school through a secret friendship with an Indian girl
Changes for Kirsten : a winter story by Janet Beeler Shaw( Book )

21 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 2,947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tough Minnesota winter brings many changes to Kirsten's life
Happy birthday, Kirsten! : a springtime story by Janet Beeler Shaw( Book )

20 editions published between 1987 and 2001 in English and held by 2,915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a Minnesota farm in the mid 1800's, the hard working members of the Larson family find time to celebrate Kirsten's tenth birthday
Kirsten's surprise : a Christmas story by Janet Beeler Shaw( Book )

15 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 2,735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kirsten and her family celebrate their first Christmas in their new home on Uncle Olav's farm in mid-nineteenth-century Minnesota
Kirsten saves the day : a summer story by Janet Beeler Shaw( Book )

14 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 2,656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Kirsten is proud and excited when she finds a bee tree full of honey, one of the natural treasures of her Minnesota frontier world, but she exposes herself to great danger by trying to harvest the honey by herself
Happy birthday, Addy! : a springtime story by Connie Rose Porter( Book )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 2,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the spring of 1865, Addy finds inspiration from a new friend and chooses a birthday for herself as she and her parents try to shape a new life of freedom in Philadelphia despite the racial prejudice they encounter throughout the city. Addy Walker is a proud, courageous girl growing up in 1864, during the midst of the Civil War. Addy's stories tell of her daring escape with her mother from slavery, and the challenges they face afterward as they try to reunite their family. But Addy's stories are about much more than hardship. They are full of the love and hope that help her get through the worst of times and keep her dreams alive! Addy makes a new friend who encourages her to claim a birthday and helps her deal with the prejudice that she and her family face
Dance at Grandpa's : adapted from the Little house books by Laura Ingalls Wilder by Laura Ingalls Wilder( Book )

16 editions published between 1932 and 2005 in English and held by 2,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young pioneer girl and her family attend a wintertime party at her grandparents' house in the Big Woods of Wisconsin
Winter days in the Big Woods : adapted from the little house books by Laura Ingalls Wilder by Laura Ingalls Wilder( Book )

20 editions published between 1932 and 2009 in English and held by 2,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little pioneer girl and her family spend the winter in their log cabin in the Big Woods of Wisconsin
Changes for Addy : a winter story by Connie Rose Porter( Book )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 1,993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the Civil War ends, Addy desperately hopes that her family will be reunited in freedom in Philadelphia, but the future may hold both happiness and heartache
Christmas in the Big Woods : adapted from the Little house books by Laura Ingalls Wilder by Laura Ingalls Wilder( Book )

16 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 1,927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young pioneer girl and her family celebrate Christmas in their cabin in the Wisconsin woods
Going to town : adapted from the Little house books by Laura Ingalls Wilder by Laura Ingalls Wilder( Book )

16 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in English and Japanese and held by 1,819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little pioneer girl and her family, living in the Big Woods of Wisconsin, make their first trip into town to visit the general store
Meet Molly : an American girl by Valerie Tripp( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 1,808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While her father is away fighting in World War II, Molly finds her life full of change as she eats terrible vegetables from the victory garden and plans revenge on her brother for ruining her Halloween
The deer in the wood : adapted from the Little house books by Laura Ingalls Wilder by Laura Ingalls Wilder( Book )

16 editions published between 1953 and 1999 in English and French and held by 1,707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pioneer father tells his two small daughters why he was unable to shoot a deer for their dinner
Summertime in the Big Woods : adapted from the Little house books by Laura Ingalls Wilder by Laura Ingalls Wilder( Book )

15 editions published between 1932 and 2001 in English and Japanese and held by 1,619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl and her pioneer family spend a summer in the Big Woods of Wisconsin
Winter on the farm : adapted from the Little house books by Laura Ingalls Wilder by Laura Ingalls Wilder( Book )

10 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 1,454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Almanzo helps with the chores on his family's farm in the New York countryside, he joins his parents, brother, and sisters for dinner and a winter evening at home
Going west : adapted from the Little house books by Laura Ingalls Wilder( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 1,288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young pioneer girl and her family prepare to leave the big woods of Wisconsin and travel west in their covered wagon
Pioneer sisters by Melissa Peterson( Book )

8 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 1,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Laura Ingalls and her sisters share many adventures while growing up on the American frontier
Brave Emily : 1944 by Valerie Tripp( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young English girl comes to stay with Molly's family
Prairie day : adapted from the Little house books by Laura Ingalls Wilder by Laura Ingalls Wilder( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 1,173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl and her pioneer family travel westward to find a new home on the prairie
 
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Meet Kirsten, an American girl
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Kirsten learns a lesson : a school storyChanges for Kirsten : a winter storyHappy birthday, Kirsten! : a springtime storyKirsten's surprise : a Christmas storyKirsten saves the day : a summer storyHappy birthday, Addy! : a springtime storyDance at Grandpa's : adapted from the Little house books by Laura Ingalls WilderWinter days in the Big Woods : adapted from the little house books by Laura Ingalls Wilder
Alternative Names
그라프, 르네

グレーフ, ルネ

Languages
English (258)

French (4)

Japanese (3)