WorldCat Identities

Bowman, Leslie W.

Overview
Works: 30 works in 115 publications in 2 languages and 13,145 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Christmas stories  Historical fiction 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PZ7.K6293, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Leslie W Bowman
 
Most widely held works by Leslie W Bowman
The Canada geese quilt by Natalie Kinsey-Warnock( Book )

9 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 1,705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Worried that the coming of a new baby and her grandmother's serious illness will change her warm familiar life on her family's Vermont farm, ten-year-old Ariel combines her artistic talent with her grandmother's knowledge to make a very special quilt
A Christmas sonata by Gary Paulsen( Book )

10 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in English and held by 1,429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Christmas 1943 approaches, a preschool boy inadvertently makes 2 weighty discoveries. But when he and his mother spend the holiday in Minnesota with his cousin who is dying, a Christmas miracle restores both children's faith in the spirit of the season
The cuckoo child by Dick King-Smith( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and held by 1,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the unknowing help of his pet geese, eight-year-old Jack Daw decides to raise an ostrich on his father's farm
Night of the full moon by Gloria Whelan( Book )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1840, Libby, living with her family on the Michigan frontier, finds herself inadvertently caught up in the forced evacuation of a group of Potawatomi Indians from their tribal lands
Hannah by Gloria Whelan( Book )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nine-year-old Hannah, living on a farm in 1887 Michigan, is referred to as 'poor Hannah' because she is blind. In this brief historical novel, Hannah tells of a turning point in her life when Miss Robbin, the new teacher, comes to board with them and eventually persuades the family to let Hannah attend school. A touching, believable story with strong characterizations and sense of place."
The Christmas cup by Nancy Ruth Patterson( Book )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight-year-old Megan and her grandmother turn a worthless old cup to good use by saving money in it to buy a gift for a special person at Christmas
El Güero : a true adventure story by Elizabeth Borton de Treviño( Book )

14 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His father's loyalty to the Mexican president deposed by Porfirio Diaz in 1876 forces a boy known as El Güero and his family into exile to the dangerous Baja California territory
The fiddler of the Northern Lights by Natalie Kinsey-Warnock( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Henry and Grandpa go in search of the fiddler whose music makes the Northern Lights dance" -- Title page verso
The berry-picking man by Jane Buchanan( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nine-year-old Meggie resents spending time with a strange, smelly old man who calls her mother whenever he needs a ride, but when Christmas finds him in the hospital she knows what she must do
The night the bells rang by Natalie Kinsey-Warnock( Book )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last year of World War I is an eventful one for Vermont farm boy Mason as he helps with the chores, tries to get along with his little brother, and sees an older bully go off to the war
The copper lady by Alice Ross( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After helping Monsieur Bartholdi build the Statue of Liberty, a Parisian orphan stows away on the ship carrying the statue to America
Orcas around me : my Alaskan summer by Debra Page( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy describes his summers spent fishing for salmon with his parents and younger brother off the southeastern coast of Alaska
The house in the snow by M. J Engh( Book )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1994 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nine boys outwit the invisible robbers who have inhabited the house in the snow for generations, by using the robbers' own cloaks of invisibility
Snow company by Marc Harshman( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teddy and his family enjoy the excitement of unexpected company when their neighborhood is hit by the worst blizzard in twenty years
The fourth-grade four by Marilyn Levinson( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Afraid that his friends will tease him for wearing eyeglasses, fourth-grader Alex refuses to wear them anywhere except at home
Hello, Crow by Jeff Daniel Marion( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reminiscences of a boy about his brief relationship with a crow that lived for a while in the well house
Balloons and other poems by Deborah Chandra( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems on a variety of topics, including Christmas presents, stray dogs, fathers, and nature
Shadows by Dennis Haseley( Book )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jamie's lonely life with his aunt and uncle in rural West Virginia changes when Grandpa comes to visit and teaches him to make shadow pictures
Rich lizard : and other poems by Deborah Chandra( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems focusing on such ordinary things as cotton candy and Grandpa's shoes
Winter's song by Claire Daniel( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little boy discovers the sounds of winter
 
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A Christmas sonata
Alternative Names
Bowman, Leslie W.

Languages
English (102)

Spanish (2)

Covers
A Christmas sonataThe cuckoo childNight of the full moonHannahThe Christmas cupEl Güero : a true adventure storyThe fiddler of the Northern LightsThe berry-picking man