WorldCat Identities

Old, Wendie C.

Overview
Works: 32 works in 46 publications in 1 language and 6,924 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History  Fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: TL540.W7, B
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Most widely held works by Wendie C Old
To fly : the story of the Wright brothers by Wendie C Old ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1,531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the work that the two Wright brothers did together to develop the first machine-powered aircraft
The Groundhog Day book of facts and fun by Wendie C Old ( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 1,206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Every February 2nd, people in the United States wait to see if Punxsutawney Phil, a groundhog living in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, will see his shadow and predict six more weeks of cold weather. But how can a groundhog predict the weather? And if it's winter, shouldn't he be hibernating? Are such predictions really accurate? Why is February 2nd so special? And do other groundhogs predict the weather?
The Halloween book of facts & fun by Wendie C Old ( Book )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explains the historical background of Halloween and provides tips for celebrating Halloween safely
George Washington by Wendie C Old ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the life and political career of George Washington from his childhood in Virginia, through his role in the American Revolution, to his years as President
Stacy had a little sister by Wendie C Old ( Book )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stacy has mixed feelings about her new sister Ashley, but when the baby dies of sudden infant death syndrome, Stacy is sad and misses her
The Wright brothers : inventors of the airplane by Wendie C Old ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the path of the Wright brothers as they pursued their dream of changing the world of transportation
Thomas Jefferson by Wendie C Old ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the life of the third president, from his childhood in Virginia, through his writing of the Declaration of Independence, to his years in office
Louis Armstrong : king of jazz by Wendie C Old ( Book )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the life and career of the renowned trumpeter and bandleader of the jazz era
Marian Wright Edelman : fighting for children's rights by Wendie C Old ( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the Afro-American lawyer and social reformer who is known for her work on behalf of children's rights
James Monroe by Wendie C Old ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the life and career of the fifth president, whose Monroe Doctrine proclaimed opposition to further European control in the western hemisphere
Duke Ellington : giant of jazz by Wendie C Old ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the life and career of the talented jazz composer, bandleader, and pianist, from his childhood in Washington, D.C., through his battle against racism, to his influence on the world of jazz
The life of Duke Ellington : giant of jazz by Wendie C Old ( Book )
3 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Duke Ellington's brilliance as a jazz composer, bandleader, and pianist has never been equaled. The winner of eleven Grammy Awards, Duke Ellington achieved success in New York's Cotton Club, wrote musical scores for stage plays, movies, and even composed his own short opera. This book offers a fascinating look at the life and career of a music legend
The life of Louis Armstrong : king of jazz by Wendie C Old ( Book )
3 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Music has been in my blood from the day I was born," said Louis Armstrong. Author Wendie C. Old weaves a rich, colorful tapestry of the life of this beloved and brilliant musician known to his fans as Satchmo. Louis Armstrong rose from poverty and a troubled childhood to set the music world on fire with his lively trumpet playing and trademark raspy singing voice. With a natural talent for showmanship, Armstrong won fame while touring around the world, and proved to be one of the most extraordinary performers of the Jazz Age and beyond. This book is developed from LOUIS ARMSTRONG: KING OF JAZZ to allow republication of the original text into ebook, paperback, and trade editions
The Wright brothers : aviation pioneers and inventors by Wendie C Old ( Book )
2 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Traces the path of the Wright Brothers as they pursued their dream of changing the world of aviation."--
To fly the story of the Wright brothers by Wendie C Old ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Traces the work that the two Wright brothers did together to develop the first machine-powered aircraft
Wright Brothers by Wendie C Old ( )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[The National Archives and Records Administration presents an author lecture series with a panel of children's book authors] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Anansi, the spider by Wendie C Old ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Farm in China by Wendie C Old ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ride a bike by Wendie C Old ( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Bowie, C. W.

Old, Wendie
Old, Wendie C.
Languages
English (35)
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