WorldCat Identities

Kay, Verla

Overview
Works: 13 works in 24 publications in 1 language and 6,736 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Stories in rhyme  Western stories  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ8.3.K225, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Verla Kay
 
Most widely held works by Verla Kay
Iron horses by Verla Kay( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations and simple rhyming text depict the race to construct railroads across the country during the second half of the nineteenth century
Gold fever by Verla Kay( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this brief rhyming story set during the gold rush, Jasper leaves his family and farm to pursue his dream of finding gold
Homespun Sarah by Verla Kay( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple rhyming text presents the everyday life of a young girl, living on a Pennsylvania farm in the early eighteenth century, who is quickly outgrowing her dress
Covered wagons, bumpy trails by Verla Kay( Book )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations and simple rhyming text follow a family as they make the difficult journey by wagon to a new home across the Rocky Mountains
Tattered sails by Verla Kay( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations and simple rhyming text depict the journey of a family from London to the Massachusetts Bay Colony in 1635
Rough, tough Charley by Verla Kay( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhyming verse chronicles the life of Charley Parkhurst, an orphan who grew up to become a legendary stagecoach driver, and whose death revealed a surprising secret
Whatever happened to the Pony Express? by Verla Kay( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family's cross-country communication changes during the development and demise of the Pony Express. Includes author's note about the history of mail delivery in the United States, with "notable dates."
Hornbooks and inkwells by Verla Kay( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two brothers spend a year attending a one-room schoolhouse on the frontier
Orphan train by Verla Kay( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in Undetermined and English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations and rhyming text tell the story of a sister and two brothers who become orphans, are taken in, and make a journey aboard an orphan train to separate new homes
Broken Feather by Verla Kay( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations and simple, rhyming text portray the way of life of the Nez Percé people, and how everything changed after the white men arrived, as seen through the eyes of a young girl, Broken Feather
Civil War drummer boy by Verla Kay( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Confederate Army calls, Johnny puts aside playing games with his sisters and leaves his plantation home to serve as a drummer boy
Verla Kay's picture books curriculum tie-ins by Verla Kay( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Iron horses
Alternative Names
케이, 벨라

Languages
English (23)

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Gold feverHomespun SarahCovered wagons, bumpy trailsTattered sailsRough, tough CharleyWhatever happened to the Pony Express?Hornbooks and inkwellsOrphan trainBroken Feather