Imatge de l'autor

Carolyn Haywood (1898–1990)

Autor/a de B Is for Betsy

57+ obres 5,983 Membres 28 Ressenyes 4 preferits

Sobre l'autor

Author and illustrator Carolyn Haywood was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on January 3, 1898. She graduated from the Philadelphia High School for Girls and the Philadelphia Normal School in 1922. After teaching one year at the Friends Central School, she received a scholarship to the mostra'n més Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. While there, she studied portrait painting for three years, spent one year studying in Europe, and came back to study illustration. Her first children's book, When I Grow Up, was published in 1931. She is best known for her books in the Betsy and Eddie series. The first book, B Is for Betsy, was published in 1939. Her other works include Snowbound with Betsy, Hello, Star, and Eddie's Friend, Boddles. Besides writing and illustrating her own books, she also painted children's portraits and painted murals in banks and schools in the Philadelphia area. She received the distinction of a Distinguished Daughter of Pennsylvania in 1969 and received the Pennsylvania Librarians Outstanding Pennsylvania Author Award in 1970. She stopped illustrating her own books in the 1970's, but started writing adult books including Book of Honor, a collection of biographies of famous Pennsylvanian women. She died of a stroke on January 11, 1990 at the age of 92. (Bowker Author Biography) mostra'n menys

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Obres de Carolyn Haywood

B Is for Betsy (1939) 890 exemplars
Here's a Penny (1944) 387 exemplars
Back to School with Betsy (1943) 294 exemplars
Betsy and the Boys (1945) — Autor; Il·lustrador — 269 exemplars
Betsy and Billy (1941) 254 exemplars
Eddie the Dog Holder (1966) 215 exemplars
Betsy's Little Star (1950) 212 exemplars
Eddie's Menagerie (1978) 197 exemplars
Eddie's Green Thumb (1964) 182 exemplars
Betsy's Busy Summer (1956) 176 exemplars
Robert Rows the River (1965) 153 exemplars
Snowbound with Betsy (1962) 144 exemplars
Betsy and the Circus (1954) 132 exemplars
Little Eddie (1874) 124 exemplars
Betsy and Mr. Kilpatrick (1967) 113 exemplars
Primrose Day (1942) — Autor; Il·lustrador, algunes edicions113 exemplars
Penny and Peter (1946) 110 exemplars
Betsy's Winterhouse (1958) 108 exemplars
Eddie and Gardenia (1951) 97 exemplars
Eddie and the Fire Engine (1949) 93 exemplars
Eddie and His Big Deals (1955) 92 exemplars
Merry Christmas from Eddie (1986) 92 exemplars
Merry Christmas from Betsy (1970) 90 exemplars
Eddie's Happenings (1971) 90 exemplars
Two and Two Are Four (1940) 89 exemplars
Hello, Star (1893) 82 exemplars
Betsy's Play School (1977) 80 exemplars
Halloween Treats (1981) 78 exemplars
Eddie's Pay Dirt (1953) 76 exemplars
Summer Fun (1986) 73 exemplars
Eddie's Friend Boodles (1991) 69 exemplars
Here Comes the Bus (1963) 67 exemplars
Ever-Ready Eddie (1968) 60 exemplars
Eddie Makes Music (1957) 58 exemplars
Eddie and Louella (1959) 57 exemplars
Eddie's Valuable Property (1975) 54 exemplars
Taffy and Melissa Molasses (1969) 51 exemplars
Annie Pat and Eddie (1960) 50 exemplars
Penny Goes to Camp (1948) 48 exemplars
Away Went the Balloons (1973) 41 exemplars
"C" is for Cupcake (1974) 41 exemplars
How the Reindeer Saved Santa (1986) 33 exemplars
Santa Claus Forever! (1983) 28 exemplars
A Valentine Fantasy (1976) 25 exemplars
The Mixed-Up Twins (1952) — Autor; Il·lustrador — 23 exemplars
A Christmas Fantasy (1972) 22 exemplars
Make a Joyful Noise! (1821) 22 exemplars
The king's monster (1980) 17 exemplars
The School Lunch (1928) 2 exemplars

Obres associades

The Family Read-Aloud Christmas Treasury (1989) — Col·laborador — 279 exemplars
Best in Children's Books 24 (1959) 72 exemplars
Best in Children's Books 09 (1958) 70 exemplars
Dot for Short (1947) — Il·lustrador, algunes edicions58 exemplars
A Sundae with Judy (1949) — Il·lustrador, algunes edicions46 exemplars
Told Under the Stars and Stripes (1945) — Col·laborador — 38 exemplars
Bad Boys (Young Puffin Books) (1972) — Col·laborador — 16 exemplars
The Pine Barrens Mystery (1945) — Il·lustrador — 4 exemplars

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Betsy is scared about going to first grade, but it turns out school is a great place. She learns about tadpoles and the true meaning of Thanksgiving, makes new friends, and has more fun than she'd ever imagined.
 
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wichitafriendsschool | Hi ha 7 ressenyes més | Sep 9, 2023 |
When Teddy and Babs move to the country from the big city, they're in for a lot of good times. They become best friends with Peter and Jane, and together the four children explore country life--complete with cows and chickens, a real circus pony, and a barnyard chase with a very muddy end!
 
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wichitafriendsschool | Aug 25, 2023 |
It's a new year, and Betsy has a new wish: She is going to play football on the boys' team. Of course, the boys refuse to play football with a girl. That is, until Betsy and Mr. Kilpatrick cook up a secret plan to win Betsy a spot on the team. . . .
 
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wichitafriendsschool | Hi ha 1 ressenya més | Aug 25, 2023 |

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Obres
57
També de
8
Membres
5,983
Popularitat
#4,121
Valoració
4.0
Ressenyes
28
ISBN
213
Llengües
1
Preferit
4

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