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Johanna Hurwitz

Autor(a) de Helen Keller: Courage in the Dark

87+ Works 11,575 Membros 100 Críticas

About the Author

Children's author, Johanna Hurwitz was born and raised in New York City. She attended Queens College where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree and then Columbia University for her master's in Library Science. She worked as a librarian and taught graduate courses in children's literature and mostrar mais storytelling. Her first title, Busybody Nora was published in 1976 and she has been writing a book or two a year ever since. Her other titles include Dear Emma, Summer with Elisa, A Llama in the Family, Busybody Nora and the Adventures of Ali Baba Bernstein. She has written over 60 titles. Her works have won her several state awards, including the Texas Bluebonnet Award, the Kentucky Bluegrass Award, the Garden State Children's Choice Award, and the Wyoming Indian Paintbrush Award. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos

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Obras por Johanna Hurwitz

Helen Keller: Courage in the Dark (1997) 1,136 exemplares
Class President (1948) 1,069 exemplares
Class Clown (1987) 922 exemplares
New Shoes for Silvia (1993) 448 exemplares
The Hot and Cold Summer (1984) 447 exemplares
A Llama in the Family (1994) 442 exemplares
Fourth-Grade Fuss (2004) 380 exemplares
Anne Frank: Life in Hiding (1993) 343 exemplares
Busybody Nora (1976) 342 exemplares
Baseball Fever (1981) 271 exemplares
School's Out! (1991) 260 exemplares
Teacher's Pet (1988) 231 exemplares
Russell Sprouts (1987) 227 exemplares
Rip-Roaring Russell (1983) 224 exemplares
Russell and Elisa (1989) 216 exemplares
One Small Dog (2000) 206 exemplares
Aldo Applesauce (1979) 205 exemplares
Hurray for Ali Baba Bernstein (1989) 200 exemplares
Pee Wee's tale (2000) 193 exemplares
Aldo Ice Cream (1981) 187 exemplares
Much Ado About Aldo (1600) 172 exemplares
Tough-Luck Karen (1982) 157 exemplares
New Neighbors for Nora (1979) 139 exemplares
Faraway Summer (1998) 135 exemplares
Summer with Elisa (1753) 129 exemplares
School Spirit (1994) 119 exemplares
Superduper Teddy (1980) 105 exemplares
Dede Takes Charge! (1984) 102 exemplares
Lexi's Tale (2001) 94 exemplares
The Cold and Hot Winter (1988) 94 exemplares
The Rabbi's Girls (1982) 93 exemplares
Russell Rides Again (1985) 90 exemplares
Ever Clever Elisa (1997) 85 exemplares
Spring Break (1768) 82 exemplares
Aldo Peanut Butter (1990) 75 exemplares
Starting School (1998) 74 exemplares
Once I Was a Plum Tree (1980) 72 exemplares
The Law of Gravity (1978) 67 exemplares
Mostly Monty (2007) 56 exemplares
Bunk Mates (1986) 55 exemplares
Elisa in the Middle (1995) 53 exemplares
The Up and Down Spring (1993) 51 exemplares
Dear Emma (2002) 50 exemplares
"E" Is for Elisa (1991) 50 exemplares
Pee Wee & Plush (2002) 41 exemplares
The Two and Only Kelly Twins (2013) 39 exemplares
Oh No, Noah! (2002) 37 exemplares
Roz and Ozzie (1992) 35 exemplares
Make Room for Elisa (1993) 35 exemplares
Squirrel World (2007) 33 exemplares
Elisa Michaels, Bigger & Better (2003) 33 exemplares
Hurricane Elaine (1861) 29 exemplares
Mighty Monty (2008) 27 exemplares
A Llama in the Library (1999) 25 exemplares
Russell's Secret (2001) 25 exemplares
Magical Monty (2012) 23 exemplares
Even Stephen (1996) 20 exemplares
Ozzie on His Own (1842) 20 exemplares
Amazing Monty (2010) 19 exemplares
The Just Desserts Club (1999) 18 exemplares
Ethan Out and About (2002) — Autor — 17 exemplares
Ethan's Bike (2002) 15 exemplares
A Dream Come True (1998) 12 exemplares
Ethan's Lunch (2002) 10 exemplares
Ethan at Home (2003) 9 exemplares
Ethan's Birds (2002) 7 exemplares
Ethan's Cat (2002) 7 exemplares
Ethan Cleans (2003) 1 exemplar
Ethan Sneezes (2003) 1 exemplar
Ethan and the Snow (2003) 1 exemplar
Ethan Goes to Bed 1 exemplar
What Goes Up Must Come Down (1978) 1 exemplar

Associated Works

It's Heaven To Be Seven (2000) — Contribuidor — 203 exemplares
It's Fine To Be Nine (2000) — Contribuidor — 123 exemplares
Don't Give Up the Ghost: A Book of Ghost Stories (1993) — Contribuidor — 29 exemplares
Funny You Should Ask (1992) — Contribuidor — 18 exemplares
Period Pieces: Stories for Girls (2003) — Contribuidor — 15 exemplares
Cricket Magazine, Vol. 8, No. 6, February 1981 (1981) — Contribuidor — 3 exemplares
Cricket Magazine, Vol. 2, No. 4, December 1974 (1974) — Contribuidor — 3 exemplares

Etiquetado

Conhecimento Comum

Data de nascimento
1937-10-09
Sexo
female
Nacionalidade
USA
Locais de residência
Great Neck, New York, USA

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When a childhood illness leaves her blind and deaf, Helen Keller's life seems hopeless indeed. But her indomitable will and the help of a devoted teacher empower Helen to triumph over incredible adversity.
 
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PlumfieldCH | 23 outras críticas | Apr 19, 2024 |
 
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PBEBOOKS | 3 outras críticas | Feb 10, 2023 |
Aldo's 3rd grade class studies crickets and chameleons, until Aldo tries to save the crickets.
 
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BLTSbraille | 1 outra crítica | Sep 20, 2021 |
This biography tells about Anne’s family and their lives before the Second World War, the Nazi persecution of Jews, and Anne’s years in hiding. Johanna Hurwitz’s readable, direct style enables young readers to share Anne’s childhood dreams and to feel the tension of the years that followed.
 
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BLTSbraille | 2 outras críticas | Sep 9, 2021 |

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Obras
87
Also by
8
Membros
11,575
Popularidade
#2,033
Avaliação
½ 3.6
Críticas
100
ISBN
562
Línguas
3

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