Imatge de l'autor

Ann McGovern (1930–2015)

Autor/a de Stone Soup

95 obres 22,757 Membres 200 Ressenyes 3 preferits

Sobre l'autor

Ann McGovern was born in New York City on May 25, 1930. She attended the University of New Mexico. At the age of 22, she worked at Little Golden Books, and wrote several books for the company, most of them based on popular children's cartoons and programs. After leaving Little Golden Books, she mostra'n més worked as a freelance writer before taking a position with Random House in the editorial department. During her time there, she wrote Why It's a Holiday in 1960. She then worked as an editor at Scholastic for 13 years before becoming a full time author. She wrote 55 books during her lifetime including the If You... series, Stone Soup, The Pilgrims' First Thanksgiving, Little Wolf, Shark Lady: True Adventures of Eugenie Clark, The Secret Soldier: The Story of Deborah Sampson, Runaway Slave: The Story of Harriet Tubman, and Zoo, Where Are You?. She died on August 8, 2015 at the age of 85. (Bowker Author Biography) mostra'n menys

Sèrie

Obres de Ann McGovern

Stone Soup (1971) 2,631 exemplars
If You Lived in Colonial Times (1964) 2,555 exemplars
The Pilgrims' First Thanksgiving (1973) 1,589 exemplars
If You Grew Up with Abraham Lincoln (1966) 1,588 exemplars
If You Lived with the Sioux Indians (1972) 1,472 exemplars
Aesop's Fables (Apple Classics) (1963) 1,046 exemplars
If You Lived 100 Years Ago (1999) 888 exemplars
Too Much Noise (1967) 754 exemplars
Christopher Columbus (1962) 491 exemplars
Treasury of Christmas Stories (1960) — Editor — 315 exemplars
Arrow Book of Poetry (1965) 175 exemplars
The Lady in the Box (1997) 169 exemplars
Sharks (1834) 152 exemplars
Little Whale (1830) 139 exemplars
The Desert Beneath the Sea (1991) 126 exemplars
Nicholas Bentley Stoningpot III (1982) 61 exemplars
Little humpback whale (1979) 49 exemplars
Little Wolf (1966) 40 exemplars
Black Is Beautiful (1969) 37 exemplars
Happy Silly Birthday to Me (1750) 31 exemplars
Ghostly Fun (1970) 29 exemplars
Why It's a Holiday (1960) 28 exemplars
Barrel of Chuckles (1960) 26 exemplars
Summer Daze (1961) 24 exemplars
If You Lived with the Circus (1971) 23 exemplars
Great Gorillas (1980) 21 exemplars
Rocky and His Friends (1955) 20 exemplars
Zoo, where are you? (1964) 18 exemplars
Night Dive (1984) 18 exemplars
Ghostly Giggles (1972) 14 exemplars
Ruff and Reddy (1959) 13 exemplars
Annie Oakley and the Rustlers (1955) 10 exemplars
Song about Black (1970) 10 exemplars
Scram, Kid! (1974) 9 exemplars
Mr. Skinner's skinny house (1980) 9 exemplars
Eggs on Your Nose (1987) 9 exemplars
Hee Haw (1969) 7 exemplars
Who has a secret? (2011) 6 exemplars
Greg's mask (2001) 4 exemplars
Huckleberry Hound Safety Signs (1961) 4 exemplars
The complete book of cats (1959) 3 exemplars
I See the Sea (1961) 2 exemplars
Las fabulas de Esopo (2020) 2 exemplars
The Magic Pot 1 exemplars
Hee Haws (1969) 1 exemplars
So Much Noise 1 exemplars
Submarines 1 exemplars

Etiquetat

Coneixement comú

Membres

Ressenyes

Read many times as a kid, and though I'm not sure how faithful of a retelling this book is, I still appreciate the lessons that it contained - (un)common sense that we all need reminders for every so often.
 
Marcat
Myridia | Hi ha 7 ressenyes més | Jan 19, 2024 |
EducatingParents.org rating: Approved
 
Marcat
MamaBearLendingDen | Hi ha 2 ressenyes més | Dec 2, 2023 |
Independent Reading (Grades PK-3rd)
Randolph Caldecott Medal
 
Marcat
madisonspivey | Hi ha 46 ressenyes més | Nov 29, 2023 |

Llistes

Premis

Potser també t'agrada

Autors associats

Nola Langner Illustrator
Al White Illustrator
Walter Lantz Character Creator
Harvey Eisenberg Illustrator
Martin Scheiner Photographer
James B. Scheiner Photographer
Ezra Jack Keats Illustrator
Simms Taback Illustrator
Madelaine Gill Illustrator
Anna DiVito Illustrator
Ruth Chew Illustrator
A. J. McClaskey Illustrator
James Watling Illustrator
Dan Andreasen Illustrator
Edgar Allan Poe Contributor
Anne Wood Contributor
Clement Moore Contributor
Sophie Swett Contributor
W. D. Howells Contributor
Stella Mead Contributor
Lou Campbell Contributor
Yetza Gillespie Contributor
Maud Lindsay Contributor
Paul Tulien Contributor
Rowena Bennett Contributor
Ernest Rhys Contributor
Marchette Chute Contributor
Anne Malcolmson Contributor
Aileen Fisher Contributor
Lincoln Steffens Contributor
Marni Backer Illustrator
Craig Phillips Illustrator
Tomie dePaola Illustrator
Mort Gerberg Illustrator
Mel Crawford Illustrator
Ben De Nunez Illustrator
Richard Scarry Illustrator
S. Quentin Hyatt Illustrator
Brinton Turkle Illustrator
Lois Nelson Narrator
Rick Inguanti Narrator
Winslow Pels Illustrator
Bradley Kane Narrator
June Otani Illustrator
J. B. Handelsman Illustrator
George Ulrich Illustrator
Elroy Freem Illustrator
Joe Lasker Illustrator
Jean Syverud Drew Illustrator
Robert Levering Illustrator
Beatrice Darwin Illustrator
Katherine Thompson Cover artist
Ann Grifalconi Illustrator
Harold Goodwin Illustrator
Arnold Spilka Illustrator
Tracy Sugarman Illustrator
Ralph Curtiss Narrator
David Lockhart Illustrator
Fred Brenner Illustrator

Estadístiques

Obres
95
Membres
22,757
Popularitat
#930
Valoració
3.9
Ressenyes
200
ISBN
252
Llengües
3
Preferit
3

Gràfics i taules