WorldCat Identities

Owens, Mary Beth

Overview
Works: 19 works in 52 publications in 2 languages and 5,253 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Prayers and devotions  History 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.P7495, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mary Beth Owens
A caribou alphabet by Mary Beth Owens( Book )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An alphabet book depicting the characteristics and ways of the caribou
Rosebud & Red Flannel by Ethel Pochocki( Book )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A snobbish nightgown finds true love with a shy pair of long johns after they are blown off their clothesline in a snowstorm
Panda whispers by Mary Beth Owens( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just like the many animal parents who wish their babies good dreams at bedtime, a human father wishes sweet dreams to his child
The man who sang in the dark by Eth Clifford( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Leah, her young brother, and their recently widowed mother begin forging a new life for themselves through friendship with a blind man and the other inhabitants of their boarding house in Philadelphia during the Depression
Prize in the snow by Bill Easterling( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy sets out one winter day to become a great hunter, but when he catches a helpless rabbit, his plans change
Animals don't wear pajamas : a book about sleeping by Eve Feldman( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes what sixteen different animals do at bedtime, including the elephant, sea otter, and parrotfish
The summer of the dancing horse by Eth Clifford( Book )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The summer of 1923, when Bessie is eight and her brother and friend twelve, is a special one of sacrifices, fulfilled desires, and heartbreak too
Counting cranes by Mary Beth Owens( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A counting book that describes the characteristics and behavior of the whooping crane
Be blest : a celebration of seasons by Mary Beth Owens( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents prayers for each of the months of the year, including search-and-find paintings of plants, animals, and insects
The dump man's treasures by Lynn Plourde( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As people continually throw their books away, the dump man restores and re-circulates them, which pleases the children, but one day when the dump does not open, only the children know where to find the dump man
The story of the sea glass by Anne W Dodd( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Nicole finds a beautiful piece of red sea glass on the beach, her grandmother Nana tells her a story from her own childhood of a broken red vase, which may have been the origin of this sea glass. Includes information about sea glass and instructions for making a sea glass sun-catcher
Leah's song by Eth Clifford( Book )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Leah, her young brother, and their recently widowed mother begin forging a new life for themselves through friendship with a blind man and the other inhabitants of their boarding house in Philadelphia during the Depression
A penny for a hundred by Ethel Pochocki( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1944, in northern Maine, a nine-year-old girl befriends a German prisoner of war who works with her in her father's potato fields. Includes recipes for Swedish pancakes and stollen
Remember me = Mikwid hamin : Tomah Joseph's gift to Franklin Roosevelt by Donald Soctomah( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spending his childhood summers on Campobello Island, young Franklin Delano Roosevelt learns how to canoe from Tomah Joseph, a respected fishing and canoe guide, basketmaker and canoe-builder, and former chief of his tribe, who also teaches Franklin about the Passamaquoddy culture
Augustine came to Kent by Barbara Willard( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 597, Wolf, a young Angle, travels from Rome to England, the land of his birth, accompanying Prior Augustine, later to be known as St. Augustine of Canterbury, on his mission to bring Christianity to English soil
The gazebo by Ethel Pochocki( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young city girl becomes fascinated by gazebos when she finds a very old book on the subject in her father's library
Soup pot : stories for all seasons for children of all ages by Ethel Pochocki( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karen's island by Andrew Clements( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La isla de Sofía by Andrew Clements( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Panda whispers
Alternative Names
오언스, 메리 베스

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Rosebud & Red FlannelPanda whispersAnimals don't wear pajamas : a book about sleepingBe blest : a celebration of seasonsThe dump man's treasuresThe story of the sea glassA penny for a hundredRemember me = Mikwid hamin : Tomah Joseph's gift to Franklin Roosevelt