WorldCat Identities

Lawlor, Laurie

Overview
Works: 65 works in 179 publications in 1 language and 22,446 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  History  Pictorial works  Anecdotes  Portraits 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.L4189, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Laurie Lawlor
 
Most widely held works by Laurie Lawlor
Helen Keller : rebellious spirit by Laurie Lawlor( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the life and achievements of Helen Keller who overcame the handicaps of being deaf and blind
Addie across the prairie by Laurie Lawlor( Book )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in English and held by 1,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unhappy to leave her home and friends, Addie reluctantly accompanies her family to the Dakota Territory and slowly begins to adjust to life on the prairie
Addie's Dakota winter by Laurie Lawlor( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and held by 976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In her new pioneer home of Dakota, ten-year-old Addie finds an unlikely friend and, stranded alone during a blizzard, learns about courage
Daniel Boone by Laurie Lawlor( Book )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life of the colonial pioneer, hunter, and woodsman, from his youth in the Pennsylvania wilderness to his adventures exploring the frontier, especially the "dark and bloody" land called Kentucky
Shadow catcher : the life and work of Edward S. Curtis by Laurie Lawlor( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life and work of the man who photographed numerous Native American Indian tribes when he feared their way of life was about to vanish and whom the Indians named Shadow Catcher
Rachel Carson and her book that changed the world by Laurie Lawlor( Book )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the story of Rachel Carson, a pioneering environmentalist who wrote and published "Silent Spring," the revolutionary book pointing out the dangerous effects of chemicals on the living world
The school at Crooked Creek by Laurie Lawlor( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Living on the nineteenth-century Indiana frontier with his parents and irritable older sister Louise, six-year-old Beansie dreads his first day of school, but his resilience surprises even his sister
The real Johnny Appleseed by Laurie Lawlor( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the travels of folk hero John Chapman who planted apple trees across America during the nineteenth century
Addie's long summer by Laurie Lawlor( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-old Addie eagerly awaits her cousins' summer visit to her prairie home but, once they arrive, finds things much more complicated than she had ever imagined. In this third story about the farm life of the Mills family in the late nineteenth century, Addie can't wait to share the summer with her cousins, but they don't fit in easily at first. Addie is disappointed to find that her cousins do not fit into pioneer farm life
How to survive third grade by Laurie Lawlor( Book )

6 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ernest, an unpopular third grader, has a difficult adjustment to make until he finds a friend and experiences his first real successes in life
Where will this shoe take you? : a walk through the history of footwear by Laurie Lawlor( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of fashion in footwear through the ages
West along the wagon road, 1852 by Laurie Lawlor( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven-year-old Harriet "Duck" Scott, who isn't nearly as ladylike as her older sisters, finds many opportunities for adventure during an 1852 wagon train trip from Illinois to Oregon Territory, as her family deals with the loss of loved ones, quicksand, and a horse thief
Muddy as a duck puddle and other American similes by Laurie Lawlor( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 26 American similes--one for each letter of the alphabet--including notes on the origins and meanings of each
Addie's forever friend by Laurie Lawlor( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While her father is looking for a homestead in the Dakotas, Addie and her mother and brothers spend the summer with her aunt and uncle in Sabula, Iowa, where she rescues her best friend during a flood and where her baby sister is born
Adventure on the Wilderness Road, 1775 by Laurie Lawlor( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1775, while traveling with her family from Virginia to Kentucky, Elizabeth reads Gulliver's Travels to the children and keeps a journal of their adventures, but a true test arises when her bratty little sister Martha disappears
Magnificent voyage : an American adventurer on Captain James Cook's final expedition by Laurie Lawlor( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the writings of John Ledyard, an American cook on the ship Resolution, tells of explorer James Cook's final voyage in search of the Northwest Passage, discovery of the Hawaiian Islands, and murder
The worst kid who ever lived on Eighth Avenue by Laurie Lawlor( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trying to be detectives, Mary Lou and her friends imagine that terrible crimes are being committed when Leroy, the worst kid who ever lived on Eighth Avenue, returns to the house next door
A Titanic journey across the sea, 1912 by Laurie Lawlor( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of two sisters, Alfreda and Erna, who reunited on the Titanic and met a destiny no one could have foretold
Old Crump : the true story of a trip West by Laurie Lawlor( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1850, a faithful ox helps a group of travelers survive their trip through Death Valley
Second-grade dog by Laurie Lawlor( Book )

2 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lonely Bones, the Mudheads' dog, disguises himself as a second-grader and spends an adventurous day at school
 
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Helen Keller : rebellious spirit
Alternative Names

controlled identityThompson, E. L., 1953-

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Languages
English (85)

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Addie across the prairieAddie's Dakota winterDaniel BooneShadow catcher : the life and work of Edward S. CurtisThe school at Crooked CreekThe real Johnny AppleseedAddie's long summerHow to survive third grade