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Frost, Helen 1949-

Overview
Works: 181 works in 497 publications in 3 languages and 52,078 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Novels in verse  Poetry  History  Young adult works  Nature poetry  Software  War fiction  Children's audiobooks 
Roles: Author, Narrator
Classifications: PS3556.R5982, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Helen Frost
Keesha's house by Helen Frost( Book )

15 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and held by 1,586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven teens facing such problems as pregnancy, closeted homosexuality, and abuse each describe in poetic forms what caused them to leave home and where they found home again
Diamond Willow by Helen Frost( Book )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 1,465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a remote area of Alaska, twelve-year-old Willow helps her father with their sled dogs when she is not at school, wishing she were more popular, all the while unaware that the animals surrounding her carry the spirits of dead ancestors and friends who care for her
Hidden by Helen Frost( Book )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and held by 1,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When fourteen-year-olds Wren and Darra meet at a Michigan summer camp, both are overwhelmed by memories from six years earlier when Darra's father stole a car, unaware that Wren was hiding in the back
Monarch and milkweed by Helen Frost( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains in simple terms the relationship between the monarch butterfly and the milkweed plant that it migrates thousands of miles to search for
Step gently out : poem by Helen Frost( Book )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2018 in English and held by 1,265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Close-up photos and lightly-rhymed declarative verse capture a bug's-eye view of nature and encourage children to experience the world outside their doors with care and openness. Includes insect facts
Stegosaurus by Helen Frost( Book )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple text and illustrations present stegosaurus, its body parts, and behavior
The braid by Helen Frost( Book )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two Scottish sisters, living on the western island of Barra in the 1850s, relate, in alternate voices and linked narrative poems, their experiences after their family is forcibly evicted and separated with one sister accompanying their parents and younger siblings to Cape Breton, Canada, and the other staying behind with other family on the small island of Mingulay
Salt : a story of friendship in a time of war by Helen Frost( Book )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-olds Anikwa, of the Miami village of Kekionga, and James, of the trading post outside Fort Wayne, find their friendship threatened by the rising fear and tension brought by the War of 1812
Crossing stones by Helen Frost( Book )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In their own voices, four young people, Muriel, Frank, Emma, and Ollie, tell of their experiences during the first World War, as the boys enlist and are sent overseas, Emma finishes school, and Muriel fights for peace and women's suffrage
Among a thousand fireflies by Helen Frost( Book )

3 editions published between 2016 and 2019 in English and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"How can a firefly find the one, among so many? Exquisite photographs and poetic text evoke a sense of mystery and magic. On a summer evening, just as the stars blink on, a firefly lands on a flower. Lights start to flash all around her first one, then three, seven. Hundreds. Thousands. How will she find just one flash among them? And will he see her flash in return? In evocative photographs and lyrical language, Rick Lieder and Helen Frost, creators of the critically acclaimed Step Gently Out and Sweep Up the Sun, offer a true story of how two fireflies come together after finding each other's light among thousands of others."--Publisher's description
Applesauce weather by Helen Frost( Book )

3 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When the first apple falls from the tree, Faith and Peter know that it's applesauce weather, even though Peter is getting a little old for such things. It also means Uncle Arthur should be here to tell his stories, with a twinkle in his eye as he spins tales about how he came to have a missing finger. But this is the first year without Aunt Lucy, and when Uncle Arthur arrives, there's no twinkle to be found and no stories waiting to be told. Faith is certain, though, that with a little love and patience, she and Peter might finally learn the truth about that missing finger. Paired with warm, expressive illustrations by Amy June Bates, this heartfelt tale by award-winning poet Helen Frost highlights the strength of family and the power of a good story"--
Sabertooth cat by Helen Frost( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple text and illustrations present sabertooth cats, their body parts, and behavior
Sweep up the sun by Helen Frost( Book )

4 editions published between 2015 and 2018 in English and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Illuminated by exquisite photographs of eleven species of birds, a spare poem inspires readers to open their wings and soar"--Publisher's website
Triceratops by Helen Frost( Book )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple text and illustrations present triceratops, its body parts, and behavior
When my sister started kissing by Helen Frost( Book )

5 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Claire and Abi have always loved summers at the lake house, but a pregnant stepmother and Abi's intense new interest in boys have changed everything
Brushing well by Helen Frost( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple description of how to brush your teeth, from putting the toothpaste on the brush to swishing water in your mouth and spitting at the end
Wake up! by Helen Frost( Book )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple poetic language and close-up photographs invite readers to explore all the baby animals who are born during spring
Going to the dentist by Helen Frost( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introductory look at a dentist's office, including the equipment found there, what the dentist does during a check-up, and cavities
Your teeth by Helen Frost( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple description of the basic structure of teeth, the various types, and the difference between baby teeth and permanent teeth
Food for healthy teeth by Helen Frost( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lists foods that make teeth strong."--Title page verso
 
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Alternative Names
Frost, Helen Marie 1949-

Helen Frost Amerikaans schrijfster

Helen Frost auteure de littérature d'enfance américaine

Helen Frost escritora de literatura infantil estadounidense

هلن فراست نویسنده آمریکایی

프로스트, 헬렌

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