WorldCat Identities

Stewart, Arvis L.

Overview
Works: 55 works in 96 publications in 1 language and 9,703 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Bible stories  Young adult works  Biography  Folklore  Drama  History  Paranormal fiction 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.D9117, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Arvis L Stewart
The Macmillan book of Greek gods and heroes by Alice Low( Book )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1994 in English and held by 1,385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recreates the popular myths of ancient Greece, including the legend of Odysseus
A gift of magic by Lois Duncan( Book )

8 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Until she learns to control it, Nancy's gift of extrasensory perception brings her more trouble than she can handle
Felicia the critic by Ellen Conford( Book )

3 editions published between 1973 and 1978 in English and held by 930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Felicia's constant criticizing gets her into trouble even though she tries to be constructive
Bible stories for children by Geoffrey M Horn( Book )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1998 in English and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixty-three favorite stories are retold here in simple, traditional language that can be easily understood by children of all ages. Each story is short enough to be read aloud in a single sitting and is printed in large, clear type so young readers can enjoy it on their own. Includes more than 150 full-color illustrations of stories from both the Old and New Testaments
Witch of the Cumberlands by Mary Jo Stephens( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the prophesied arrival of three children on Devil's Mountain a gentle elderly woman, whom the villagers call a witch, unravels the old mystery of a local mine disaster
Still waters of the air; poems by three modern Spanish poets by Richard Lewis( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stoneflight by Georgess McHargue( Book )

4 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Janie uses her power to put life in the stone animals that ornament New York buildings to escape her parents' quarreling, but when the animals start to turn her into stone she learns that having feelings is the price of remaining human
The mooncusser's daughter : a play for children by Joan Aiken( Book )

2 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mooncusser's daughter thwarts the criminals who seek the treasure hidden in a wreck under her father's lighthouse
Christopher Columbus and his voyage to the New World by Robert Young( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life of Christopher Columbus and how he came to discover the New World
Sage smoke; tales of the Shoshoni-Bannock Indians by Eleanor B Heady( Book )

4 editions published between 1973 and 1993 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty folk tales explaining the creation of the world, how the pine nuts came, how the Indians got their music, and other traditions
Independent voices by Eve Merriam( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pays tribute in verse to: Benjamin Franklin, Elizabeth Blackwell, Frederick Douglass, Henry Thoreau, Lucretia Mott, Ida B. Wells, and Fiorello H. La Guardia
Winterthing : a play for children by Joan Aiken( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four children and their aunt come to live in a cottage on an island off the Scottish coast said to be inhabited by the spirit of winter
The new friend by Charlotte Zolotow( Book )

2 editions published between 1968 and 1973 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child reminisces about her old dear friend who now has a different friend, and though she is bereft, plans to find a new friend herself
Street : a play by Joan Aiken( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A two act farce about a pair of young lovers who live in an English village on opposite sides of a heavily trafficked superhighway
Persephone and the springtime : a Greek myth by Margaret Hodges( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the Greek legend that explains why Persephone brings springtime to the earth each year
My goldfish by Herbert H Wong( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little boy observes the behavior and anatomy of a goldfish he won at school
The cicada by Ross E Hutchins( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the physical characteristics and life cycle of the cicada, an insect that spends most of its life underground
The pawloined paper by Olga Litowinsky( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While helping Joe protect a top-secret note, Wishbone remembers the brilliant French detective, C. Auguste Dupin, who lived in Paris in the nineteenth century and solved crimes using psychological reasoning
A pup in King Arthur's Court by Joanne Barkan( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Joe and David decide to use a computer to publish a sports newsletter that will outshine the one that the school produces, Wishbone is reminded of Mark Twain's story and imagines himself as Hank Morgan, a nineteenth-century American who travels back in time to King Arthur's court
The wild one by Eth Clifford( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictionalized biography stressing the turbulent boyhood of the man who "hating" medicine in his youth went on to become a renowned scientist winning the Nobel Prize for medicine in 1906
 
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The Macmillan book of Greek gods and heroes
Alternative Names
Stewart, Arvis

Stewart, Arvis L.

Languages
English (48)

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A gift of magicBible stories for childrenChristopher Columbus and his voyage to the New WorldThe pawloined paperA pup in King Arthur's Court