WorldCat Identities

Thomson, Ruth 1949-

Overview
Works: 663 works in 1,553 publications in 8 languages and 51,234 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Personal narratives  Biography  History  High interest-low vocabulary books  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: PZ7.T38, 508
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ruth Thomson
A dinosaur's day by Ruth Thomson( Book )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gentle Triceratops forgets to stay with the herd and has to use his sharp horns to fight a Tyrannosaurus
Terezín : voices from the Holocaust by Ruth Thomson( Book )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through inmates' own voices--from secret diary entries and artwork to excerpts from memoirs and recordings narrated after the war--"Terezin" explores the lives of Jewish people in one of the most infamous of the Nazi transit camps
Spring by Ruth Thomson( Book )

13 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and German and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a wide variety of projects and activities based on the theme of spring
Autumn by Ruth Thomson( Book )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides art and craft projects and activities based on the theme of autumn
Summer by Ruth Thomson( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a variety of projects and activities based on the theme of summer
Aztecs : facts, things to make, activities by Ruth Thomson( Book )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the Aztec civilization and includes instructions for related craft projects
Winter by Ruth Thomson( Book )

12 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a wide variety of projects and activities based on the theme of winter
Have you started yet? by Ruth Thomson( Book )

21 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and Portuguese and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how and why menstrual periods happen, what they are like, and what to do about them
Georgia O'Keeffe by Ruth Thomson( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the life of the twentieth-century American painter who drew much of her artistic inspiration from nature
Trees by Ruth Thomson( Book )

13 editions published between 1980 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amazing facts about trees
Indians of the Plains : facts, things to make, activities by Ruth Thomson( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs and artwork look at the first Indians and various tribes throughout America, concentrating on the traditional way of life of the Indians of the Great Plains. Includes related craft ideas
Families by Ruth Thomson( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a variety of works of art that depict family relationships in different media, explains how they express the artist's ideas, and suggests related projects. Large-scale, full-color images and themed spreads that focus on individual works of art. Exciting projects to challenge readers to experiment with ideas. Handy art tips to help readers learn new techniques. Picture hunts to encourage readers to look for similar themes from other artists. Information about the artists
Models by Helen Bliss( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a variety of models from around the world, explains why they were created, and provides instructions for making models, including such projects as a toy theater, a model room, and stick creatures
Masks by Ruth Thomson( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents instructions for creating masks based on styles from traditional cultures using common craft materials
Clothes by Ruth Thomson( Book )

13 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines clothes, how they are recycled and reused
Musical instruments by Ruth Thomson( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides step-by-step instructions for making instruments from many different countries, including a guiro, a monkey drum, and maracas
Grammar is great! by Ruth Thomson( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations and simple text teach young readers the basic rules of grammar, explaining how to use capital letters, commas, connectives, and nouns and verbs
Understanding farm animals by Ruth Thomson( Book )

4 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captioned illustrations and diagrams explain how farm animals behave and a chart to identify common breeds of farm animals is included
The Kingfisher first encyclopedia by Anne Civardi( Book )

17 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simplified illustrated encyclopedia with eighty-eight entries
Television magic by Eurfron Gwynne Jones( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the production of a television program
 
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Terezín : voices from the Holocaust
Alternative Names

controlled identityLawton, Frances, 1949-

Tomsone, Ruta 1949-

טומסון, רות

روث تومسون، 1949-

روث تومسون، 1949 م-

톰슨, 루스 1949-

톰슨, 룻 1949-

トムスン, ルース

トムソン

トムソン, ルース

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Terezín : voices from the HolocaustSpringAutumnSummerAztecs : facts, things to make, activitiesWinterHave you started yet?Georgia O'Keeffe