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Edwards, Roberta

Overview
Works: 60 works in 231 publications in 5 languages and 15,464 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Biographies  Literature  Readers (Publications)  History  Anecdotes  Fiction  Folklore  Rebuses 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works about Roberta Edwards
 
Most widely held works by Roberta Edwards
Who was King Tut? by Roberta Edwards( Book )

20 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the life and times of this ancient Egyptian ruler, covering the story of the tomb's discovery, as well as myths and stories of mummy curses
Who was Neil Armstrong? by Roberta Edwards( Book )

24 editions published between 2008 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 1,576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography that introduces youngsters to Neil Armstrong, the first man to step foot on the Moon
Who was George Washington? by Roberta Edwards( Book )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1789, George Washington became the first president of the United States. He has been called the father of our country for leading America through its early years. Washington also served in two major wars during his lifetime: the French and Indian War and the American Revolution"--Amazon.com
Who was Leonardo da Vinci? by Roberta Edwards( Book )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and Chinese and held by 1,320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the life and accomplishments of the famous artist, scientist, engineer, and inventor
Five silly fishermen by Roberta Edwards( Book )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 1,313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the traditional tale in which five silly fishermen, unable to count properly, are convinced that one of their group has drowned
Who is Barack Obama? by Roberta Edwards( Book )

15 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in English and held by 1,209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the world now knows, Barack Obama has made history as our first African-American president. With black-and-white illustrations throughout, this biography is perfect for primary graders looking for a longer, fuller life story than is found in the author's bestselling beginning reader Barack Obama: United States President
Who is Jane Goodall? by Roberta Edwards( Book )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 1,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles the life of the primatologist who was the first scientist to study wild chimpanzees in their natural environment
Who was Paul Revere? by Roberta Edwards( Book )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the patriot of the Revolution who had many trades, among them silver work, manufacture of copper, casting of bells, engraving, and dentistry
Barack Obama : United States President by Roberta Edwards( Book )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short biography of Barack Obama, the first African-American president-elect
Michelle Obama : Mom-in-Chief by Roberta Edwards( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book describes the life of Michelle Obama, the first African-American First Lady of the United States
Emperor penguins by Roberta Edwards( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the behavior, characteristics, and habitat of emperor penguins
Barack Obama : an American story by Roberta Edwards( Book )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief biography of Senator Barack Obama who is running for the position of presidential candidate for the Democratic Party
Best friends : the true story of Owen and Mzee by Roberta Edwards( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story about a baby hippo and a tortoise who become friends after a natural disaster
Where is the Parthenon? by Roberta Edwards( Book )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Athens, Greece, is best known for the Parthenon, the ruins of an ancient temple completed in 438 BC to honor the goddess Athena. But what many people don't know is that it only served as a temple for a couple hundred years. It then became a church, then a mosque, and by the end of the 1600s served as a storehouse for munitions. When an enemy army fired hundreds of cannon balls at the Acropolis, one directly hit the Parthenon. Much of the sculpture was destroyed, three hundred people died, and the site fell into ruin. Today, visitors continue to flock to this world famous landmark, which has become a symbol for Ancient Greece, democracy, and modern civilization"--
Flight of the butterflies by Roberta Edwards( Book )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Starting from the northern United States and southern Canada, millions of Monarchs converge every fall in one region in central Mexico. It's not only an amazing sight to behold for the lucky residents of the area, but also a true miracle of nature. This easy reader follows the 2,500 mile-long journey of the Monarchs, with both full color illustrations and photographs."--Amazon.com
Polar bears : in danger by Roberta Edwards( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces young children to Arctic polar bears, and describes where they live, what they eat, and their behavior; and also discusses the danger that global warming poses on their survival
Anna Bear's first winter by Roberta Edwards( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anna gets ready for a long winter sleep and wakes up to a nice surprise. On board pages
Space kid by Roberta Edwards( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the adventures of children in space, as they ride around on jet bikes, go for pizza in the family rocket, and read scary tales about the people who live on Earth, in an easy-to-read storybook that comes complete with flash cards to aid reading comprehension
¿Quién fue Leonardo da Vinci? by Roberta Edwards( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the life and accomplishments of the famous artist, scientist, engineer, and inventor
Who is Jane Goodall? by Roberta Edwards( Recording )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A life in the wild! Jane Goodall, born in London, England, always loved animals and wanted to study them in their natural habitats. So at age twenty-six, off she went to Africa! Goodall's up-close observations of chimpanzees changed what we know about them and paved the way for many female scientists who came after her. Now her story comes to life in this biography. From the Compact Disc edition
 
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Who was King Tut?
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Who was Neil Armstrong?Who was George Washington?Who was Leonardo da Vinci?Five silly fishermenWho is Barack Obama?Who was Paul Revere?Barack Obama : United States PresidentMichelle Obama : Mom-in-Chief
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אדוארדס, רוברטה

에드워즈, 로버타

エドワーズ, ロバータ

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