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Wade, Mary Dodson

Overview
Works: 80 works in 233 publications in 2 languages and 17,462 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History  Picture books  Graphic novels  Fiction  Maps  Comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works by Mary Dodson Wade
Homesteading on the plains : daily life in the land of Laura Ingalls Wilder by Mary Dodson Wade( )

4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 1,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quotes from the writings of Laura Ingalls Wilder and paintings by one of her relatives accompany accounts of pioneer life in the Midwest during the second half of the 1800s
Christopher Columbus by Mary Dodson Wade( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a brief look at the life of Christopher Columbus and his search for a new route to the Indies
Condoleezza Rice : being the best by Mary Dodson Wade( Book )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces National Security Advisor, Condoleezza Rice, from her childhood in Birmingham, Alabama, to her scholarly and musical accomplishments and involvement in foreign affairs
David Crockett : sure he was right by Mary Dodson Wade( )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Crockett, legendary Tennessee hunter and Congressman, died a hero at the Alamo. This story, using facts about his life and his own autobiography, reveals a man who loved to laugh and who cared about poor people because he had the same struggle. He lived by his motto, "BE SURE YOU ARE RIGHT, THEN GO AHEAD!"
Texas by Carmen Bredeson( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An exploration of the geography, history, economy, people, government, and landmarks of Texas"--Provided by publisher
Cinco de Mayo by Mary Dodson Wade( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces young readers to the traditions and festivities of Cinco de Mayo
Types of maps by Mary Dodson Wade( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces different types of maps and how they are used, including those that show how to get to a place and those that show what you will find when you arrive
Map scales by Mary Dodson Wade( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces how to determine approximately how far apart places are by using the scale on a map
Tsunami : monster waves by Mary Dodson Wade( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about tsunamis and what makes them so dangerous
No year of the cat by Mary Dodson Wade( Book )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Long ago, the emperor of China, seeking a way to help recall the year in which certain events occur, calls upon the animals to race one another and the first twelve to finish will have a year named after them
El Dia de los Muertos by Mary Dodson Wade( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how Mexican families celebrate the lives of their deceased loved ones, including sharing pictures and stories, preparing feasts, and lighting candles in the graveyard on November 1, The Day of the Dead
Easter fires by Mary Dodson Wade( )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the Indians and German settlers in frontier Texas
ALS--Lou Gehrig's disease by Mary Dodson Wade( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the history of this incurable disease, from its initial diagnosis to the sophisticated techniques used today for treatment and for helping patients cope with the disease
Amelia Earhart : flying for adventure by Mary Dodson Wade( Book )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the famous woman pilot who set many records before she was mysteriously lost over the Pacific Ocean in 1937, emphasizing her belief that women could and should do anything they set their minds to
Benedict Arnold by Mary Dodson Wade( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Revolutionary War hero whose name eventually became synonymous with treachery and treason
Seeds sprout! by Mary Dodson Wade( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Easy information about seeds, including where they come from, how they grow, and how they spread
David Crockett : hero and legend by Mary Dodson Wade( )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From his humble beginnings in east Tennessee to his valiant stand at the Alamo, this biography introduces middle readers to the real person behind the larger-than-life image of David Crockett. The narrative skillfully separates fact from fiction as readers learn that Crockett did not really wear a coonskin cap and that he was never known as "Davy" Crockett. Young readers will appreciate the information on Crockett's turbulent and adventurous early years, such as when he ran away from home as a child and did not return until his 16th birthday. Much more than a rough-and-tumble frontiersman, David Crockett was also a successful businessman, a U.S. congressman, and a freedom fighter whose many accomplishments are detailed in this fascinating biography of this iconic American folk hero
Presidents' Day : honoring the birthdays of Washington and Lincoln by Mary Dodson Wade( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history of the observation of Presidents' Day and provides information on the two presidents who are honored on this holiday. Presidents' Day is a holiday on the third Monday in February in the United States. First meant to honor George Washington and Abraham Lincoln, this holiday now honors all the presidents of the United states. In addition to the holiday history the author tells about the lives of Washington and Lincoln. Interesting facts about the presidents along with full-color photographs, a craft project, and Internet addresses help the reader understand more about this holiday
Plants grow! by Mary Dodson Wade( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Easy information about how plants grow and their life cycles
David Crockett : creating a legend by Mary Dodson Wade( )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life and accomplishments of the American frontiersman who became a member of Congress and died trying to defend the Alamo
 
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Condoleezza Rice : being the best
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Dodson Wade, Mary

Wade, Mary D.

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Christopher ColumbusCondoleezza Rice : being the bestDavid Crockett : sure he was rightTexasCinco de MayoTypes of mapsMap scalesTsunami : monster waves