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Kramer, Barbara

Overview
Works: 20 works in 33 publications in 1 language and 6,558 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Case studies 
Classifications: TL789.85.A75, B
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Most widely held works by Barbara Kramer
Neil Armstrong : the first man on the moon by Barbara Kramer ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the life and accomplishments of astronaut Neil Armstrong, from his childhood in Ohio through his years with NASA, including his famous moon landing and other space flights
John Glenn : a space biography by Barbara Kramer ( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the first American to orbit the earth. covering his youth, his career as an astronaut, and his life after NASA
Sally Ride : a space biography by Barbara Kramer ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the first woman in space, spanning her childhood, career as an astronaut, and present life after NASA
Toni Morrison, Nobel Prize-winning author by Barbara Kramer ( Book )
4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the life and work of the successful novelist, who became the first African American to win the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1993
Alice Walker : author of The color purple by Barbara Kramer ( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the life of the author and activist, from her childhood in Georgia to her emergence as a subject of both adulation and controversy
Amy Tan, author of The Joy Luck Club by Barbara Kramer ( Book )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the life and career of author Amy Tan, from her childhood in Oakland, California, through her struggle to accept her Chinese heritage, to her career as a writer
Ron Howard : child star & Hollywood director by Barbara Kramer ( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the life and career of Ron Howard who gained fame as a young actor starring in television shows and went on to become a film director and producer
Madeleine Albright : first woman Secretary of State by Barbara Kramer ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the personal life and political career of Madeleine Albright, the first woman to become Secretary of State
Tom Hanks : superstar by Barbara Kramer ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the life of Tom Hanks including his various talents as film actor, director, writer, and producer
Trailblazing American women : first in their fields by Barbara Kramer ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Profiles the first women to reach ten pinnacles: winner of the Nobel Peace Prize and the Nobel Prize in Literature, U.S. Supreme Court justice, Surgeon General, Secretary of Labor, U.S. congresswoman, aviator, self-made millionaire, tennis champion, and newswoman
Tipper Gore : activist, author, photographer by Barbara Kramer ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the political and personal life of the wife of Vice President Al Gore, focusing on her work with the Parents Music Resource Center and the National Mental Health Association, the books she has written, and her duties as "Second Lady" of the United States
Ken Griffey, Junior : all-around all-star by Barbara Kramer ( Book )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of Ken Griffey, Jr., who joined the Seattle Mariners as the youngest player in the American League in 1989. When Ken Griffey Junior is at the plate, fans expect a home run. He rarely disappoints them. He is nearly as exciting when he's playing centerfield for the Seattle Mariners. As the oldest son of former major leaguer Ken Griffey, he grew up loving baseball. This action-packed biography tells his story
Michael J. Fox : courage for life by Barbara Kramer ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of Michael J. Fox, his fight against Parkinson's, and his career as an actor
Oprah Winfrey : reaching out to others by Barbara Kramer ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the popular talk show host who rose from childhood poverty to the top of the entertainment industry
Jimmy Carter : a life of service by Barbara Kramer ( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of former president Jimmy Carter and his peacemaking efforts after he left the White House
Neil Armstrong : meet the famous astronaut by Barbara Kramer ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of Neil Armstrong, whose childhood dreams of flying came true in 1969 when he became the first man to walk on the moon
Beyoncé : singer, songwriter, & actress by Barbara Kramer ( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This title examines the fascinating life of Beyoncé. Readers will learn about Beyoncé's childhood, family, and rise to fame. Colorful graphics, oversize photos, and informative sidebars accompany easy-to-read, compelling text that explores her early interest in music and singing talent that led to her membership in Destiny's Child and eventually the release of her solo albums
Toni Morrison : a biography of a nobel prize-winning writer by Barbara Kramer ( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Read about Toni Morrison's life and writings"--Provided by publisher
Neil Armstrong the first man on the moon by Barbara Kramer ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Explores the life and accomplishments of astronaut Neil Armstrong, from his childhood in Ohio through his years with NASA, including his famous moon landing and other space flights
Amy Tan, author of The Joy Luck Club by Barbara Kramer ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Explores the life and career of author Amy Tan, from her childhood in Oakland, California, through her struggle to accept her Chinese heritage, to her career as a writer
 
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