WorldCat Identities

Nolen, Jerdine

Overview
Works: 34 works in 143 publications in 4 languages and 15,032 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Picture books  Drama  Tall tales  Fantasy films  Western stories  Film adaptations  Children's films 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.N723, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jerdine Nolen
Raising dragons by Jerdine Nolen( Book )

16 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 2,127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A farmer's young daughter shares numerous adventures with the dragon that she raises from infancy
Thunder Rose by Jerdine Nolen( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 1,960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unusual from the day she is born, Thunder Rose performs all sorts of amazing feats, including building fences, taming a stampeding herd of steers, capturing a gang of rustlers, and turning aside a tornado
Harvey Potter's balloon farm by Jerdine Nolen( Book )

14 editions published between 1989 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 1,910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child ventures out in the middle of the night to see how Harvey Potter grows his wonderful balloons
Plantzilla by Jerdine Nolen( Book )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 1,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a series of letters a boy, his science teacher, and his parents discuss the progress of a very unusual, sometimes frightening, plant that becomes more human as the summer progresses
Big Jabe by Jerdine Nolen( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 1,051 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Momma Mary tells stories about a special young man who does wondrous things, especially for the slaves on the Plenty Plantation
In my momma's kitchen by Jerdine Nolen( Book )

13 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and Chinese and held by 1,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child describes the family events, like making apple butter and having relatives visit, that center around Momma's kitchen
Hewitt Anderson's great big life by Jerdine Nolen( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When tiny Hewitt is born into a family of giants, everyone learns that sometimes small is best of all
Max and Jax in second grade by Jerdine Nolen( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Second grade twins Max and Jax prepare to start the summer off right with a fishing trip and a slumber party
Plantzilla goes to camp by Jerdine Nolen( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through a series of letters a boy, his parents, and others discuss Camp Wannaleavee, the camp bully, and Plantzilla, who has been forbidden to come but misses his caretaker and arrives in time to become the camp hero
Pitching in for Eubie by Jerdine Nolen( Book )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lily tries to find a way to pitch in and help her family make enough money to send her older sister, Eubie, to college
Irene's wish by Jerdine Nolen( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From award-winning author Jerdine Nolen comes a tale of a little girl who wishes for her father to be home more, but she never expects her wish to come true the way it does"--
Block party surprise by Jerdine Nolen( Book )

5 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Perkins has a big surprise for the annual block party, but when the truck carrying it there breaks down, twins Jada and Jamal and their best friends, Josh and Carlita, propose a different form of transportation
Eliza's freedom road : an Underground Railroad diary by Jerdine Nolen( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A twelve-year-old slave girl begins writing in a journal where she documents her journey via the Underground Railroad from Alexandria, Virginia, to freedom in St. Catharines, Canada
Backyard camp-out by Jerdine Nolen( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While preparing for a backyard campout, Jada and Jamal Perkins join their friends Josh Cornish and Carlita Garcia in a search for Mrs. Mason's lost cat, Daisy
Christmas in the time of Billy Lee by Jerdine Nolen( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Ellie makes three wishes and begins to believe in the magic of Christmas, all kinds of miracles occur, from broken tree lights twinkling again, to angel shapes appearing in snow, to the biggest of all: a baby brother arriving soon. It all happened in the time of Billy Lee
Lauren McGill's pickle museum by Jerdine Nolen( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A class field trip to the local pickle factory puts Lauren McGill's love of pickles to the test, until she realizes her true calling is to create a museum dedicated to pickles
Plantzilla by Jerdine Nolen( Recording )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a series of letters a boy, his science teacher, and his parents discuss the progress of a very unusual, sometimes frightening, plant that becomes more human as the summer progresses
Thunder Rose by Jerdine Nolen( Recording )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unusual from the day she is born, Thunder Rose performs all sorts of amazing feats, including building fences, taming a stampeding herd of steers, capturing a gang of rustlers, and turning aside a tornado
Calico Girl by Jerdine Nolen( Book )

5 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Callie struggles to understand slavery when her stepbrother is sold away at the start of the Civil War, but is determined her whole family will be free one day. Includes historical notes
Harvey Potter's balloon farm by Jerdine Nolen( Recording )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child ventures out in the middle of the night to see how Harvey Potter grows his wonderful balloons
 
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Thunder RoseHarvey Potter's balloon farmPlantzillaBig JabeIn my momma's kitchenHewitt Anderson's great big lifeMax and Jax in second gradePlantzilla goes to camp