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Franco, Betsy

Overview
Works: 191 works in 362 publications in 3 languages and 21,870 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Stories in rhyme  Picture books  Readers (Publications)  Visual poetry  Didactic poetry  Nature poetry  Love poetry 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PS3556.R3325, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Betsy Franco
Mathematickles! by Betsy Franco( Book )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and Chinese and held by 1,440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems written in the form of mathematical problems and grouped according to seasonal themes
You hear me? : poems and writing by teenage boys by Betsy Franco( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 1,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of stories, poems, and essays by adolescent boys on issues that concern them
Bird songs by Betsy Franco( Book )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 1,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Throughout the day and into the night various birds sing their songs, beginning with the woodpecker who taps a pole ten times and counting down to the hummingbird who calls once
Bees, snails, & peacock tails : patterns & shapes ... naturally by Betsy Franco( Book )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Come explore the hidden shapes and patterns in nature. The peacock's flashy tail is a masterpiece of color and shape. A buzzing beehive is built of tiny hexagons. Even a snake's skin is patterned with diamonds. Study a beehive and you will see the mathematical genius of the bee. Poet Betsy Franco and Caldecott Honor winner Steve Jenkins bring geometry to life in this lively, lyrical look at the shapes and patterns that can be found in the most unexpected places
Silly Sally by Betsy Franco( Book )

5 editions published in 2002 in 3 languages and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little boy finds different ways to make his baby sister smile
A dazzling display of dogs by Betsy Franco( Book )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of visual poems celebrating all things canine--from obedience school, to backyard break outs, to flatulent Fidos
Going to Grandma's farm by Betsy Franco( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and English and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While traveling to visit Grandma on her farm, a family from the city uses various modes of transportation
Things I have to tell you : poems and writing by teenage girls( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems, stories, and essays written by girls twelve to eighteen years of age and revealing the secrets which enabled them to overcome the challenges they faced
Why the frog has big eyes by Betsy Franco( Book )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fable explaining how a staring contest left frogs with large eyes
Zero is the leaves on the tree by Betsy Franco( Book )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This picture book beautifully explores the important math concept zero in a way that will inspire children to find zero everywhere--from the branches of a tree by day to the vast, starry sky by night
Falling hard : 100 love poems by teenagers( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of one hundred love poems written by teens
Counting our way to the 100th day! by Betsy Franco( Book )

6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 100 poems on all kinds of subjects to be read or recited until the 100th day of school
My pinkie finger by Betsy Franco( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child describes some of the ways that show how much he has grown
Pond circle by Betsy Franco( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the pond by Anna's house, a food chain begins with algae, which is eaten by a mayfly nymph, which is eaten by a beetle, which is eaten by a bullfrog
Messing around on the monkey bars and other school poems for two voices by Betsy Franco( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of nineteen school-related poems designed to be read aloud by two voices, but also appropriate for one or many readers
Double play : monkeying around with addition by Betsy Franco( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monkey friends Jill and Jake play together at recess, and each game they play provides practice in doubling. Each page displays the matching addition problem
A curious collection of cats by Betsy Franco( Book )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

16 entertaining visual concrete poems (poems that are typeset in the shape of their subjects) capture the distinctively entertaining habits and attitudes of cats
Grandpa's quilt by Betsy Franco( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three children remake their grandpa's quilt so it will fit him better
Summer beat by Betsy Franco( Book )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two friends celebrate the sounds and sights of summer
Shells by Betsy Franco( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple rhymes introduce different kinds of shells, from oyster shells and turtle shells to peanut and pasta shells
 
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Mathematickles!
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You hear me? : poems and writing by teenage boysBird songsBees, snails, & peacock tails : patterns & shapes ... naturallySilly SallyA dazzling display of dogsGoing to Grandma's farmThings I have to tell you : poems and writing by teenage girlsWhy the frog has big eyes
Alternative Names
프랭코, 베치

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