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Marion Dane Bauer

Autor/a de On My Honor

128+ obres 16,006 Membres 385 Ressenyes 2 preferits

Sobre l'autor

Marion Dane Bauer was born in Oglesby, Illinois. She attended community college first, in her home town, and then went to the University of Missouri when she was a junior to study journalism. She quickly realized that journalism was not for her and changed her focus to the humanities and a degree mostra'n més in English literature. She switched one last time to focus on teaching english, which she did when she graduated college. After her children were born, Bauer decided to try her hand at writing. She started out with a children's picture book, but discovered that youg adult novels were more to her taste. After making a career out of writing, Bauer became the first Faculty Chair at Vermont College for the only Master of Fine Arts in Writing program devoted exclusively to writing for children and young adults. Bauer is the author of more than forty books for young people. She has won many awards, including a Jane Addams Peace Association Award for her novel Rain of Fire and an American Library Association Newbery Honor Award for On My Honor and the Kerlan Award from the University of Minnesota for the body of her work. Her picture book My Mother is Mine was a New York Times bestseller. (Bowker Author Biography) mostra'n menys
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Obres de Marion Dane Bauer

On My Honor (1987) 2,462 exemplars
Snow (2003) 1,108 exemplars
Am I Blue? Coming Out from the Silence (1994) — Editor — 805 exemplars
Rain (2004) 763 exemplars
Clouds (2004) 721 exemplars
Runt (2002) 557 exemplars
Wind (2003) 548 exemplars
How Do I Love You? (2008) 410 exemplars
If You Were Born a Kitten (1997) — Autor — 323 exemplars
A Bear Named Trouble (2005) 299 exemplars
A Mama for Owen (2007) 296 exemplars
Little Dog, Lost (2013) 287 exemplars
The Stuff of Stars (2018) 259 exemplars
In Like a Lion, Out Like a Lamb (2011) 234 exemplars
The Blue Ghost (2005) 222 exemplars
The Christmas Baby (2009) 208 exemplars
The Statue of Liberty (2007) 191 exemplars
My Mother Is Mine (2001) 186 exemplars
One Brown Bunny (2009) 180 exemplars
A Taste of Smoke (1864) 166 exemplars
Winter Dance (2017) 140 exemplars
The Double-Digit Club (2004) 136 exemplars
Thank You for Me! (2010) 134 exemplars
The Very Best Daddy of All (2004) 133 exemplars
Sleep, Little One, Sleep (1999) 117 exemplars
Little Cat's Luck (2016) 116 exemplars
Harriet Tubman (2010) 110 exemplars
A Question of Trust (1994) 110 exemplars
Yellowstone (Wonders of America) (2008) 108 exemplars
When I Go Camping With Grandma (1848) 107 exemplars
Love Song for a Baby (2002) 106 exemplars
Abraham Lincoln (2012) 86 exemplars
Ghost Eye (1992) 79 exemplars
The Longest Night (2009) 78 exemplars
Face to Face (1991) 70 exemplars
Some Babies Are Wild (2008) 65 exemplars
Why Do Kittens Purr? (2003) 63 exemplars
The Secret of the Painted House (2007) 54 exemplars
Dinosaur Thunder (2012) 53 exemplars
Baby Bear Discovers the World (2006) 51 exemplars
If Frogs Made the Weather (2005) 51 exemplars
The Green Ghost (2008) 50 exemplars
Touch the Moon (1987) 50 exemplars
The Red Ghost (2008) 49 exemplars
Turtle Dreams (1997) 45 exemplars
Sun (Weather Ready-to-Reads) (2016) 44 exemplars
Halloween Forest (2012) 42 exemplars
The Cutest Critter (2010) 41 exemplars
An Early Winter (1999) 36 exemplars
A Dream of Queens and Castles (1990) 35 exemplars
The Golden Ghost (2011) 35 exemplars
Sunshine (2021) 34 exemplars
Shelter from the Wind (1976) 31 exemplars
Earthquake! (Natural Disasters) (2009) 24 exemplars
Rose's story (2011) 23 exemplars
Christmas Lights (2006) 23 exemplars
We, the Curious Ones (2023) 21 exemplars
Rain of fire (1983) 21 exemplars
Volcano! (Natural Disasters) (2008) 21 exemplars
Like Mother, Like Daughter (1985) 21 exemplars
Jason's Bears (2000) 11 exemplars
Tangled Butterfly (1980) 10 exemplars
Grandmother's Song (2000) 9 exemplars
Foster Child (1978) 8 exemplars
The Kissing Monster (2002) 6 exemplars
Uh-Oh! : A Lift-the-Flap Story (2002) 5 exemplars
Yosemite (Wonders of America) (2020) 4 exemplars
Moon (2021) 3 exemplars
La danse d'hiver (2019) 2 exemplars
A Mama for Owen [Short film] (2013) — Author & Narrrator — 2 exemplars
Wenn es Winter wird im Wald (2020) 1 exemplars
Øre, nese og tå 1 exemplars
Rainbow 1 exemplars
Little Dog Lost 1 exemplars
Ruth 1 exemplars
Bluf 1 exemplars

Obres associades

Shelf Life: Stories by the Book (2003) — Col·laborador — 302 exemplars
The Letter Q: Queer Writers' Notes to their Younger Selves (2012) — Col·laborador — 262 exemplars
13 Scary Ghost Stories (2000) — Col·laborador — 130 exemplars
911: The Book of Help (2002) — Col·laborador — 49 exemplars
Don't Give Up the Ghost: A Book of Ghost Stories (1993) — Col·laborador — 29 exemplars
Funny You Should Ask (1992) — Col·laborador — 18 exemplars


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This book does a great job explaining the Big Bang Theory. This book had really detailed pictures with little words, that easily describe for kids to understand. Each page of the book talks about the next step in the BBT belief. This book is great for primary students.
aubreysmithh222 | Hi ha 45 ressenyes més | Apr 8, 2024 |
From Kirkus: "The stories of the births of the universe, the planet Earth, and a human child are told in this picture book . . . It’s a stunning achievement to present to readers the factual events that created the birth of the universe, the planet Earth, and life on Earth with such an expressive, powerful creativity of words paired with illustrations so evocative of the awe and magic of the cosmos. But then the story goes one brilliant step further and gives the birth of a child the same beginning, the same sense of magic, the same miracle."… (més)
BackstoryBooks | Hi ha 45 ressenyes més | Apr 3, 2024 |
The titular cracking sound leads us out of bed on a winter night. Joined by the bear, the rabbit, the beaver, and the squirrel through the cold woods, we finally arrive at an enormous egg, which hatches before our eyes into the explosive arrival of spring. A somewhat whimsical narrative with an exciting, emotional climax.

Shelley's illustrations feel reiminiscent of Sibylle von Olfers, the early 20-century children's book author. The overall impression is magical and whimsical, but the small details are touchingly realistic. The landscape is very cool and icy until the vibrant explosion of spring, which feels like a visual relief.… (més)
KristenRoper | Hi ha 1 ressenya més | Mar 21, 2024 |
Saddest book I've ever read. Very hard to read as the mother of boys, but once I started, I had to finish. Very well written. Would be great book to open discussion on making good decisions. Heart breaking.
mjphillips | Hi ha 43 ressenyes més | Feb 23, 2024 |



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