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Jean Fritz (1915–2017)

Autor(a) de And Then What Happened, Paul Revere?

67+ Works 34,756 Membros 271 Reviews 11 Favorited

About the Author

Jean Fritz was born in Hankow, China on November 16, 1915. She received a bachelor's degree in English from Wheaton College in 1937. She wrote picture books and historical fiction before focusing on historical nonfiction. Her first book, Bunny Hopewell's First Spring, was published in 1954. Her mostrar mais other books included And Then What Happened, Paul Revere?; Will You Sign Here, John Hancock?; Can't You Make Them Behave, King George?; Shh! We're Writing the Constitution; Traitor: The Case of Benedict Arnold; Where Do You Think You're Going, Christopher Columbus?; Who's That Stepping on Plymouth Rock?; The Double Life of Pocahontas; and George Washington's Mother. Homesick: My Own Story, a collection of linked narratives, traces her life from her girlhood in China to her longed-for yet uneasy passage to America. It won a National Book Award and was named a Newbery Honor Book. She received the Regina Medal by the Catholic Library Association, the National Humanities Medal, and the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award and the Knickerbocker Award for Juvenile Literature for her body of work. She died on May 14, 2017 at the age of 101. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos

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Obras de Jean Fritz

The Cabin Faced West (1958) 2,445 cópias
Homesick: My Own Story (1982) 1,728 cópias
George Washington's Breakfast (1969) 1,523 cópias
Bully for You, Teddy Roosevelt! (1991) 1,411 cópias
Will You Sign Here, John Hancock? (1976) 1,304 cópias
The Double Life of Pocahontas (1983) 1,251 cópias
The Great Little Madison (1989) 1,183 cópias
George Washington's Mother (1992) 841 cópias
Brady (1960) 790 cópias
Early Thunder (1967) 558 cópias
Make Way for Sam Houston (1751) 440 cópias
Why Not, Lafayette? (1999) 417 cópias
Stonewall (1979) 410 cópias
Leonardo's Horse (2001) 407 cópias
The Lost Colony of Roanoke (2004) 199 cópias
Champion Dog Prince Tom (1958) 196 cópias
The World in 1492 (1992) 193 cópias
Fish Head (1951) 193 cópias
China's Long March (1988) 185 cópias
Brendan the Navigator (1674) 180 cópias
The Man Who Loved Books (1981) 120 cópias
China Homecoming (1985) 86 cópias
I, Adam (1963) 50 cópias
Surprising Myself (1992) 29 cópias
San Francisco (1962) 26 cópias
How to Read a Rabbit (1959) 22 cópias
So This Is Spring! (1954) 18 cópias
Magic to Burn (1964) 17 cópias
Bunny Hopwell's First Spring (1954) 17 cópias
Back to Early Cape Cod (1981) 6 cópias
121 Pudding Street (1955) 5 cópias
Appearances 3 cópias
The Train (1965) 2 cópias
The Late Spring (1957) 2 cópias
Home sick 1 exemplar(es)
Champion Dog Prince Tom. 1 exemplar(es)
Hurrah for Jonathan! 1 exemplar(es)
Surprise Party (1965) 1 exemplar(es)
Tap, Tap, Lion 1, 2, 3 1 exemplar(es)
Who Was Thomas Jefferson 1 exemplar(es)
Sem título 1 exemplar(es)

Associated Works

The Perilous Road (1958) — Introdução — 1,016 cópias
The Big Book for Peace (1990) — Contribuinte — 830 cópias
Flight: The Journey of Charles Lindbergh (1991) — Introdução — 439 cópias
Winter Danger (1954) — Introdução — 185 cópias
The Buffalo Knife (1952) — Introdução — 174 cópias
Flight (Make it Work! Science) (1995) — Introdução — 149 cópias
Flaming Arrows (1813) — Introdução — 113 cópias
Open Your Eyes: Extraordinary Experiences in Faraway Places (2003) — Contribuinte — 41 cópias
Cricket Magazine, Vol. 5, No. 7, March 1978 (1978) — Contribuinte — 5 cópias

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Kids’ chapter book set in China em Name that Book (Outubro 2018)
Children's chapter book about kid on the Yangtze em Name that Book (Fevereiro 2013)

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marissaluke96 | outras 9 resenhas | Apr 28, 2024 |
Provides a look at the family life of Abraham Lincoln and at the circumstances surrounding his short, but memorable speech at the dedication of the cemetery at the Gettysburg battlefield. Includes text of the speech.
 
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PlumfieldCH | outras 7 resenhas | Apr 20, 2024 |
A spunky biography of an influential American.
 
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sloth852 | outras 10 resenhas | Mar 25, 2024 |
 
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ASSG.Library | outras 15 resenhas | Mar 8, 2024 |

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Estatísticas

Obras
67
Also by
13
Membros
34,756
Popularidade
#544
Avaliação
3.9
Resenhas
271
ISBNs
510
Idiomas
6
Favorito
11

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