WorldCat Identities

Kroll, Virginia L.

Overview
Works: 84 works in 216 publications in 2 languages and 25,001 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Stories in rhyme 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.K9227, E
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Most widely held works about Virginia L Kroll
 
Most widely held works by Virginia L Kroll
Masai and I by Virginia L Kroll( Book )

14 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and held by 1,320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Linda, a little girl who lives in the city, learns about East Africa and the Masai in school, and imagines what her life might be like if she were Masai
On the way to kindergarten by Virginia L Kroll( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 1,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mother describes the increasing accomplishments of her five-year-old, from crying and sleeping, to riding a tricycle, then preparing for school
The Thanksgiving bowl by Virginia L Kroll( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each member of a family writes an anonymous "I'm thankful for" note and places it in the Thanksgiving bowl, but after the family guesses who wrote each note, the bowl is accidentally left outside, where it rolls off on a year-long series of adventures
I wanted to know all about God by Virginia L Kroll( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the concept of God to children through their everyday experiences
Equal, shmequal by Virginia L Kroll( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In order to have fun at a game of tug-of-war, forest animals balance the teams by using a see-saw. Includes nonfiction math notes for meanings of equal
Butterfly Boy by Virginia L Kroll( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy and his grandfather joyfully watch a gathering of butterflies in this story set in Mexico. Small miracles happen every day in this heart-felt, inter-generational story. Every sunny afternoon Emilio wheels his grandfather outside to watch the butterflies. Emilio's grandfather can no longer speak, but Emilio can see the happiness in his grandfather's eyes as he watches the butterflies dance through the air. Full color
The seasons and Someone by Virginia L Kroll( Book )

3 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in English and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Eskimo girl witnesses the changing seasons in Alaska
Africa brothers and sisters by Virginia L Kroll( Book )

6 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in English and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At lunchtime Daddy and Jesse play their favorite game: a question and answer game about people who live in Africa and the ways in which they are connected to Jesse
Girl, you're amazing! by Virginia L Kroll( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhyming text celebrates the many remarkable things that girls can achieve, from packing a lunch box and lacing their shoes to swishing a basketball and climbing a tree
Uno dos tres posada : let's celebrate Christmas by Virginia L Kroll( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl guides the reader through each step of a posada, a Hispanic holiday tradition celebrated on the nine nights before Christmas
Brianna breathes easy : a story about asthma by Virginia L Kroll( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brianna is excited about playing the lead in her school's Thanksgiving play, but when a terrible coughing fit sends her to the emergency room the Friday before the show, she learns that she has asthma and how to control it
Beginnings : how families come to be by Virginia L Kroll( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parents and children discuss how their families came to be, covering birth families, adoptive families, two-parent families, and single-parent families
Pink paper swans by Virginia L Kroll( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Janetta, intrigued by the paper animals her neighbor Mrs. Tsujimoto makes, learns the art of origami and becomes Mrs. Tsujimoto's hands when her arthritis makes it difficult for her to continue. In the sizzling heat of summer, eight-year-old Janetta Jackson discovers the captivating art of origami from her neighbor, Mrs. Tsujimoto. In this account of how Janetta Jackson began helping Mrs. Tsujimoto, an origami expert, there are instructions for making a pink swan
Busy, busy mouse by Virginia L Kroll( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mouse rests during the day while the family he lives with is very busy, but when they go to sleep he is the one who has much to do
Everybody has a teddy bear by Virginia L Kroll( Book )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child describes teddy bears owned by other children, from Joshy's giant grizzly to the floppy bear Poppy's grandmother made from socks
A carp for Kimiko by Virginia L Kroll( Book )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although the tradition is to present carp kites only to boys on Children's day, Kimiko's parents find a way to make the day special for her
Boy, you're amazing! by Virginia L Kroll( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhyming text celebrates the many things that boys can achieve
Wood-hoopoe Willie by Virginia L Kroll( Book )

7 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Willie dreams of playing the African instruments of his ancestors. The Kwanzaa festival and a loving family help Willie in his search for his place in the sun
Ryan respects by Virginia L Kroll( Book )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ryan thinks it is funny to call the slowest runner in his class "Doug the Slug," until his older brother teases him for having a teddy bear
Forgiving a friend by Virginia L Kroll( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seth cannot forgive his friend Jacob for breaking a favorite toy until he learns first hand that friends and family are more valuable than anything
 
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Masai and I
Alternative Names

controlled identityCooper, Melrose

controlled identityFox, Louisa, 1948-

Fox, Louisa.

Kroll, Virginia.

Kroll, Virginia L.

크롤, 버지니아

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On the way to kindergartenThe Thanksgiving bowlI wanted to know all about GodEqual, shmequalButterfly BoyThe seasons and SomeoneAfrica brothers and sistersGirl, you're amazing!