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Haas, Shelly O.

Overview
Works: 24 works in 76 publications in 2 languages and 8,585 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Biographies  Picture books  History  Prayers and devotions  Stories, plots, etc 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.P8375, E
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Most widely held works by Shelly O Haas
Where do people go when they die? by Mindy Avra Portnoy( Book )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children ask different adults and themselves about death and receive a wide variety of answers. Includes an afterword and suggestions for parents
The schoolchildren's blizzard by Marty Rhodes Figley( Book )

6 editions published in 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1888, Sarah, her younger sister Annie, and their classmates survive a sudden Nebraska blizzard because of the actions of their schoolteacher. Based on the true story of schoolteacher Minnie Freeman
Her piano sang : a story about Clara Schumann by Barbara Allman( )

4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 1,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the German pianist and composer who made her professional debut at age nine and who devoted her life to music and to her husband
Listening to crickets : a story about Rachel Carson by Candice F Ransom( Book )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 1,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life of the marine biologist and science writer whose book "Silent Spring" changed the way we look at pesticides
Fire in the sky by Candice F Ransom( )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than losing at marbles, worrying about his relatives and the Nazis in Germany, or hearing his favorite radio hero Jack Armstrong, nine-year-old Stenny Green is focused on getting to see the Hindenburg when it lands near their home in Lakehurst, New Jersey, in 1937
Flying against the wind : a story about Beryl Markham by Andy Russell Bowen( )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the first person, man or woman, to fly alone across the Atlantic nonstop from England to North America, from her childhood in Africa to her record-setting flight
Dance of the swan : a story about Anna Pavlova by Barbara Allman( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of how Anna Pavlova became a prima ballerina known for her grace, joyfulness, and delicate charm. She brought the beauty of ballet to people all over the world, and everywhere she went, she inspired children to dance
Laura Ingalls Wilder by Ginger Wadsworth( Book )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines Laura Ingalls Wilder's life as a pioneer girl and her work as a writer describing that life for others
Sara's secret by Suzanne Wanous( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At first Sara doesn't want anyone at her new school to know about her younger brother Justin who has cerebral palsy
Thank you, God! : a Jewish child's book of prayers by Judyth Saypol Groner( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents common Jewish prayers and blessings in English and Hebrew with simple transliterations
Daddy's chair by Sandy Lanton( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Michael's father dies his family sits shiva, observing the Jewish week of mourning, and remembers the good things about him
Northern lights : a Hanukkah story by Diana Cohen Conway( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a storm grounds their plane, a Jewish family celebrates Hanukkah with a Yupik Eskimo family and discovers they share many customs
Jimmy Crack Corn by Candice F Ransom( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nine-year-old boy and his father leave their farm in Virginia to join other veterans marching on Washington, D.C., to get the much-needed bonus money they had been promised after World War I
The magic of Kol Nidre : a Yom Kippur story by Bruce H Siegel( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The magic of the Kol nidre prayer, central to the Yom Kippur service, is explored from the viewpoint of three generations
The kingdom of singing birds by Miriam Aroner( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his collection of rare and exotic birds refuses to sing, the king calls wise Rabbi Zusya for help
Grandma's soup by Nancy Faye Karkowsky( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl confronts her grandmother's growing confusion and disability from Alzheimer's disease
Sophie's name by Phyllis Grode( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sophie Davida Finkle-Cohen thinks her name is too long and begs her family to call her Sue, but as she learns about her namesakes, "Sue" begins to change her mind
Creative Minds Biographies by Barbara Allman( )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born in St. Petersburg, Russia, in 1881, Anna Pavlova grew up dreaming of becoming a prima ballerina. Throughout her lifetime, Anna inspired and encouraged people around the world with her exceptionally graceful and expressive dance. Believing that expressing beauty is essential to the human spirit, Anna strove to help audiences discover the soaring beauty that could uplift their spirits
Listening to crickets by Candice F. Ransom, illustrated by Shelly O. Haas( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intended as a literary study guide with activities designed for group and individual projects. Includes a book summary, author information, vocabulary builders, comprehension and discussion questions and cross-curricular activities. Some pages are reproducible for classroom use
A Story about Rachel Carson / Listening to Crickets: by Candice F Ransom( Book )

in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life of the marine biologist and science writer whose book "Silent Spring" changed the way we look at pesticides
 
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Her piano sang : a story about Clara Schumann
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The schoolchildren's blizzardHer piano sang : a story about Clara SchumannListening to crickets : a story about Rachel CarsonFire in the skyFlying against the wind : a story about Beryl MarkhamDance of the swan : a story about Anna PavlovaLaura Ingalls WilderThank you, God! : a Jewish child's book of prayers
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