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Lowery, Linda 1949-

Overview
Works: 82 works in 226 publications in 2 languages and 14,295 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  Biographies  History  Stories in rhyme  Humorous fiction  Legends  Folklore  Children's audiobooks 
Roles: Author
Classifications: F785.N4, B
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Most widely held works by Linda Lowery
Martin Luther King Day by Linda Lowery( Book )

9 editions published between 1987 and 1992 in English and held by 1,314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly recounts the life of the black minister who devoted his life to civil rights and discusses the national holiday in his name: Martin Luther King Day celebrated on the third Monday of every January
Aunt Clara Brown : official pioneer by Linda Lowery( Book )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 1,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the freed slave who made her fortune in Colorado and used her money to bring other former slaves there to begin new lives
Earth Day by Linda Lowery( Book )

8 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 1,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Earth Day 1970 and 1990 in the United States and the special activities planned to call global attention to the problems of pollution, environmental destruction, and waste of natural resources
Cinco de Mayo by Linda Lowery( Book )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in Spanish and English and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the origin of Cinco de Mayo, the Mexican holiday that commemorates the victory of the Mexican army over the French army on May 5, 1862
Twist with a burger, jitter with a bug by Linda Lowery( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations and rhyming text provide a humorous look at all kinds of dancing
Day of the Dead by Linda Lowery( Book )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the holiday, Day of the Dead, or Día de los Muertos, and describes how it is celebrated in Mexico and in the United States
One more valley, one more hill : the story of Aunt Clara Brown by Linda Lowery( Book )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life of the woman called Aunt Clara Brown, who was born into slavery and became a pioneer and entrepreneur, earning money to bring other former slaves to a new start in Colorado
The tale of La Llorona : a Mexican folktale by Linda Lowery( Book )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Expands on a popular Mexican folktale about a ghost that haunts riverbanks at night, crying as she searches for her lost children
The chocolate tree : a Mayan folktale by Linda Lowery( Book )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the legend of Mayan king Kukulkan, who goes against his brother's wishes and gives his people an amazing chocolate tree
Pablo Picasso by Linda Lowery( Book )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Pablo Picasso as he grows through his early days as an artist, his discovery of cubism, and his later years of sculpture and painting to become a famous artist
Truth and salsa by Linda Lowery( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having moved temporarily from Michigan to live with her grandmother in Mexico, twelve-year-old Hayley tries to sort out her feelings about her parents' separation while also helping some townsmen who have run into trouble while working in the United States
Georgia O'Keeffe by Linda Lowery( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of how Georgia O'Keeffe overcame her frustration as an artist and found her own way of seeing and painting
Laurie tells by Linda Lowery( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her mother doesn't believe her, eleven-year-old Laurie tells a supportive aunt that she is being sexually abused by her father
Who wants a Valentine? by Linda Lowery( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy who has no use for Valentine's Day has a change of heart
Earthwise at home : a guide to the care & feeding of your planet by Linda Lowery( Book )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suggests activities that can help save our planet, including recycling, power conservation, and smart shopping
Wilma Mankiller by Linda Lowery( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Wilma Mankiller and how as a young girl she found strength in her Cherokee heritage and grew up to become Chief Mankiller, leader of the Cherokee Nation from 1985-1995
Earthwise at school : a guide to the care & feeding of your planet by Linda Lowery( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives facts about the planet Earth and suggests various projects and activities to help protect the water, air, and land from pollution and destruction, with emphasis on making an action plan for local environmental improvement
Trick or treat, it's Halloween! by Linda Lowery( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With collage-style art in bold colors, rhyming text takes young readers through the celebrated routine of trick-or-treating - alphabetically
Earthwise at play : a guide to the care & feeding of your planet by Linda Lowery( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information about various animals and plants and their interdependence and suggests activities that can help protect and preserve them
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day by Linda Lowery( Book )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces Martin Luther King, Jr. and relates how and why his birthday came to be celebrated as a national holiday
 
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Aunt Clara Brown : official pioneerEarth DayCinco de MayoTwist with a burger, jitter with a bugDay of the DeadOne more valley, one more hill : the story of Aunt Clara BrownThe tale of La Llorona : a Mexican folktaleThe chocolate tree : a Mayan folktale
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