WorldCat Identities

Truett, Cecily

Overview
Works: 37 works in 63 publications in 1 language and 2,016 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Children's films  Children's television programs  Educational television programs  Fiction  Folklore  Drama  Film adaptations  Animated films  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PZ7, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Cecily Truett
Animal cafe( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores New York City at night to look at what really happens during the late night hours into the wee hours of the morning. Features the book Animal cafe by John Stadler and reviews other books with related themes
The Gift of the sacred dog by Paul Goble( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A folktale about a boy who brought the gift of horses to his people. Also a powwow at the Crow Fair in Crow Agency, Montana
The milk makers( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visits California's dairy country and features the book The milk makers by Gail Gibbons, which explains how cows produce milk and how it is processed before being delivered to stores. Reviews books on related themes
Arthur's eyes by Marc Tolon Brown( Visual )

2 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(First story) For some reason, Arthur isn't doing very well in school anymore. Maybe he just needs glasses. Problem is, he doesn't want to be seen wearing them. (Second story) It's school picture day, and Muffy has been working some magic on her best friend Francine
Louis the fish by Arthur Yorinks( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a reading of the book Louis the fish about a butcher who wishes to be a fish and turns into a salmon. Kids on the show discuss what they would like to be. A variety of sea animals are shown while the song "Sea living" plays. Viewers meet trainer Dennis Markham of Aqua Circus of Cape Cod who introduces them to his dolphins Dixie and Dolly
Perfect the pig( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Perfect the pig" is a story in which a pig gets his wish of having wings and it makes his life almost perfect. Host LeVar Burton meets Kermit the Frog in the library. Reveiwed books are "Poinsettia and her family" by Felicia Bond, "The bionic bunny show" by Marc Brown and Laurene Krasny Brown, and "Hector, the accordion-nosed dog" by John Stadler. Highlighted book is "The book of pigericks" by Arnold Lobel
Hot air Henry( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a reading of the book Hot-air Henry, by Mary Calhoun. Host LeVar Burton attends a colorful national ballooning event in South Carolina. He then provides a comical look into the past at some flying machines that didn't
Mummies made in Egypt( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mummies made in Egypt" by Aliki describes the techniques and reasons people used mummification in ancient Egypt. Host LeVar Burton visits museums to look at mummies and watch research and restoration work being done on mummies in museum collections. Reviewed books are "A peddler's dream" by Janice Shefelman, "Alvin Ailey" by Andrea Davis Pinkney, and "Zora Hurston and the chinaberry tree" by William Miller
Liang and the magic paintbrush by Demi( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old Chinese legend, about a boy who finds a paintbrush that magically brings pictures to life leads host LeVar Burton to participate in a lion dance in New York City's Chinatown and to explore calligraphy and computer art. Three books are also reviewed: "Emma" by Wendy Kesselman, "Ben's trumpet" by Rachel Isadora, and "If you take a pencil" by Fulvio Testa
 
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Languages
English (16)