Peters, Lisa Westberg
Most widely held works about Lisa Westberg Peters
Most widely held works by Lisa Westberg Peters
Earthshake : poems from the ground up by Lisa Westberg Peters ( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,926 libraries worldwide
Presents twenty-two poems about geology. End notes provide information about the earth's surface and interior, types of rocks, and how volcanoes, glaciers, and erosion modify the landscape. What secrets is Earth hiding? These twenty-two poems leave no stone unturned in exploring the world's natural wonders. Crack this book open and watch geology sparkle. Lisa Westberg Peters has had a life-long obsession with geology, especially after she did a ninth-grade science project on continental drift. "It knocked my socks off to learn that the continents moved around," she says. She always looks at rocks and landforms wherever she goes, seeing their beauty and power, but also finding the humor in them.
Cold little duck, duck, duck by Lisa Westberg Peters ( Book )
11 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and French and held by 1,708 libraries worldwide
Early one spring a little duck arrives at her pond and finds it still frozen, but not for long.
When the fly flew in by Lisa Westberg Peters ( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in Undetermined and English and held by 1,459 libraries worldwide
Although a young child puts off cleaning the bedroom because all the family's pets are asleep there, the sudden arrival of a zooming fly mysteriously gets the job done.
The sun, the wind, and the rain by Lisa Westberg Peters ( Book )
12 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 1,075 libraries worldwide
Presents side-by-side narration of the earth's making of a mountain, shaping it with sun, wind, and rain, and a child's efforts at the beach to make a tall sand mountain which is also affected by the elements.
The hayloft by Lisa Westberg Peters ( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 970 libraries worldwide
Two sisters living on a farm enjoy many summer activities--especially spending the night in the hayloft.
Good morning, river by Lisa Westberg Peters ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 906 libraries worldwide
Katherine and her friend, an older man named Carl, celebrate the seasons on their river together, until his absence requires her to grow and change as their special relationship changes.
October smiled back by Lisa Westberg Peters ( Book )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 695 libraries worldwide
Rhymes personify the months such as shy November, lazy February, frisky March, and silly May.
Frankie works the night shift by Lisa Westberg Peters ( Book )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 678 libraries worldwide
In this story that introduces the numbers from one to ten, Frankie the cat causes a ruckus when he works the night shift in his human family's hardware store.
Water's way by Lisa Westberg Peters ( Book )
6 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and Spanish and held by 666 libraries worldwide
Introduces the different forms that water can have, from clouds to steam to fog.
Our family tree : an evolution story by Lisa Westberg Peters ( Book )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in Korean and English and held by 638 libraries worldwide
Relates the evolution of the family of mankind, from single cells in the sea to human beings with "big brains that wonder who we are."
We're rabbits by Lisa Westberg Peters ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 625 libraries worldwide
Rabbits invade a young gardener's garden in the hopes of finding carrots to eat.
Sleepyhead bear by Lisa Westberg Peters ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 537 libraries worldwide
Bear tries to catch a few winks in his lair, but all sorts of bugs are bugging him.
Volcano wakes up by Lisa Westberg Peters ( Book )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 438 libraries worldwide
"Playful poems from five alternating viewpoints tell the story of an exciting day--from sunrise to moonrise--on a young, about-to-shout volcano."--Dust jacket flap.
This way home by Lisa Westberg Peters ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 427 libraries worldwide
A flock of young birds feels the cool wind of September as it blows across the prairie, and they know that it's time to make the long journey to their winter home.
Tania's trolls by Lisa Westberg Peters ( Book )
2 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 325 libraries worldwide
A formidable grandmother helps young Tania overcome her stage fright.
Purple delicious blackberry jam by Lisa Westberg Peters ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 309 libraries worldwide
When Freddy and Muff persuade reluctant Grandma to make blackberry jam, they set off on a juicy, sweet, prickly, mashy, messy, bubbly, hot, frothy adventure.
Serengeti by Lisa Westberg Peters ( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 262 libraries worldwide
Describes the history, weather, geography, and natural history of the Serengeti National Park and the human activities that take place there.
The condor by Lisa Westberg Peters ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 259 libraries worldwide
Describes the physical characteristics and behavior of the condor. Includes a map of the animal's natural habitat.
Meg and dad discover treasure in the air by Lisa Westberg Peters ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
While walking in the woods, Meg and her dad find some ancient rocks that were important in creating the oxygen that supports life on our planet.
The tree that time built [a celebration of nature, science, and imagination ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
An anthology of more than 100 poems celebrating the wonders of the natural world and encouraging environmental awareness. Includes an audio CD that comprises readings of 44 of the poems, many performed by the poets themselves.
Baths Bears Birds--Migration Carrots Cats Children's poetry, American Condors Cooking Counting Ducks Earth Evolution (Biology) Farm life Fathers and daughters Fiction Flies Fossils Gardens Geology Grandmothers Hardware stores Hygiene Insects Jam Juvenile works Months Mountains Natural history Nature Night Old age Orderliness Pets Pictorial works Play Poetry Rabbits Rocks Sanitation Sisters Sleep Spring Stories in rhyme Summer Talking books Tanzania--Serengeti National Park Tanzania--Serengeti Plain Volcanoes Water Wildlife conservation
Westberg Peters, Lisa