WorldCat Identities

Littlesugar, Amy

Overview
Works: 14 works in 32 publications in 2 languages and 5,061 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Picture books  Music 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.L7362,
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Most widely held works about Amy Littlesugar
 
Most widely held works by Amy Littlesugar
Freedom school, yes! by Amy Littlesugar( Book )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their house is attacked because her mother volunteered to take in the young white woman who has come to teach black children at the Freedom School, Jolie is afraid, but she overcomes her fear after learning the value of education
Tree of hope by Amy Littlesugar( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Florrie's daddy used to be a stage actor in Harlem before the Depression forced the Lafayette Theater to close, but he gets a chance to act again when Orson Welles reopens the theater to stage an all-black version of Macbeth
Marie in fourth position : the story of Degas's "The little dancer" by Amy Littlesugar( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After she models for the artist and sculptor Edgar Degas, Marie feels transformed into a butterfly and becomes known all over the world as "The Little Dancer." Of all the ballerinas Degas painted or sculpted, there was one who stood above the rest--Marie, the young ballerina who modeled for Degas' celebrated sculpture, "The Little Dancer". Marie's dream is to dance beneath the spotlight in the Paris Opera, but soon Degas leads her to an unforgettable pose--one that wins the heart of all Paris. Full color
Shake Rag : from the life of Elvis Presley by Amy Littlesugar( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story about a period in the childhood of Elvis Presley when his family was dirt poor and he was introduced to the soulful music of the Sanctified Church that travelled to his town
Willy and Max : a Holocaust story by Amy Littlesugar( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in French and English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Belgium during World War II, Willy becomes friends with Max and his Jewish family, and although they become separated, they remain related by a bond of friendship and a special painting
Lisette's angel by Amy Littlesugar( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In World War II France, a young girl prays for an angel to rescue her from the Nazi invasion
Jonkonnu : a story from the sketchbook of Winslow Homer by Amy Littlesugar( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young southern girl tells of the time Winslow Homer came to town to paint pictures and defied the town fathers by portraying the lives of the poor black people who lived down the red clay road
Clown child by Amy Littlesugar( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Olivia and her father are popular clowns in the Crystal Caravan circus, but she longs for a settled home to live in
A portrait of Spotted Deer's grandfather by Amy Littlesugar( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Spotted Deer's grandfather dreams that one white man can keep the Indians from blowing away forever, Moose Horn agrees to let George Catlin paint his portrait
The spinner's daughter by Amy Littlesugar( Book )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Elspeth, a hardworking Puritan girl, receives a cornhusk doll from a Pequot Indian, her mother fears that Elspeth will become idle
Josiah True and the art maker by Amy Littlesugar( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An itinerant woman artist comes to paint the True family's portrait and makes a special brush for Josiah before she leaves
The rag baby by Amy Littlesugar( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1912, the china doll she had hoped for was beyond the means of her prairie farm family, but Alice Christina loves the rag doll that her mother makes for her birthday, even as it changes through a series of mishaps
Marie in fourth position : the story of Degas' "The little Dancer." by Amy Littlesugar( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Freedom school, yes!
Languages
English (29)

French (3)

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Tree of hopeMarie in fourth position : the story of Degas's "The little dancer"Shake Rag : from the life of Elvis PresleyWilly and Max : a Holocaust storyLisette's angelJonkonnu : a story from the sketchbook of Winslow HomerClown childA portrait of Spotted Deer's grandfatherThe spinner's daughter