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Patricia Lauber (1924–2010)

Autor(a) de Volcanoes and Earthquakes

110+ Works 10,971 Membros 145 Críticas 1 Favorited

About the Author

Patricia Lauber was born in New York City and graduated from Wellesley College. During her lifetime, she wrote more than 125 children's books including the Around-the-House History series, the Clarence the TV Dog series, and contributions to the Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science series. Volcano: mostrar mais Eruption and Healing of Mount St. Helens received a Newbery Honor in 1986. In 1983, she received The Washington Post/Children's Book Guild Award for her overall contribution to children's nonfiction literature. Besides being an author, she was also an editor of Junior Scholastic and editor-in-chief of Science World. She died on March 12, 2010 at the age of 86. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos
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Obras por Patricia Lauber

Volcanoes and Earthquakes (1985) 1,335 exemplares
Who Eats What? (1995) 928 exemplares
Be a Friend to Trees (1994) 665 exemplares
Snakes Are Hunters (1988) 514 exemplares
An Octopus is Amazing (1990) 417 exemplares
You're Aboard Spaceship Earth (1996) 380 exemplares
Tales Mummies Tell (1985) 264 exemplares
The News About Dinosaurs (1989) 222 exemplares
How We Learned the Earth is Round (1990) 220 exemplares
What Big Teeth You Have! (1986) 198 exemplares
The Friendly Dolphins (1963) 188 exemplares
The true-or-false book of horses (2000) 150 exemplares
Seeing Earth From Space (1990) 144 exemplares
Clarence Goes to Town (1957) 116 exemplares
Champ: Gallant Collie (1960) 113 exemplares
Junior Science Book of Volcanoes (1965) 107 exemplares
Great Whales: The Gentle Giants (1975) 105 exemplares
Clarence, The TV Dog (1955) 105 exemplares
Adventure at Black Rock Cave (1959) 99 exemplares
All About the Planets (1960) — Autor — 98 exemplares
Summer of Fire (1991) 80 exemplares
Get Ready for Robots! (1878) 76 exemplares
All About the Ice Age (1777) 74 exemplares
Seeds: Pop-Stick-Glide (1987) 70 exemplares
Earthworms: Underground Farmers (1976) 65 exemplares
Famous Mysteries of the Sea (1962) 63 exemplares
Journey to the planets (1984) 54 exemplares
Living with Dinosaurs (1991) 48 exemplares
Clarence Takes a Vacation (1959) 47 exemplares
What's Hatching Out of That Egg? (1979) 44 exemplares
All About the Planet Earth (1962) 38 exemplares
Found: One Orange-Brown Horse (1957) 33 exemplares
The True-or-False Book of Cats (1998) 32 exemplares
Junior Science Book of Penguins (1963) 30 exemplares
The True-or-False Book of Dogs (2003) 28 exemplares
The Mississippi, giant at work (1961) 24 exemplares
The Runaway Flea Circus (1958) 23 exemplares
Earthquakes (TW 2305) (1972) 20 exemplares
The Quest of Louis Pasteur (1960) 17 exemplares
Bats; wings in the night (1968) 16 exemplares
Jokes and More Jokes (1963) 15 exemplares
Your body and how it works (1962) 13 exemplares
The story of numbers (1961) 13 exemplares
The Quest of Galileo (1959) 12 exemplares
Mystery Monsters of Loch Ness (1978) 12 exemplares
How Dinosaurs Came to Be (1996) 12 exemplares
Tapping Earth's Heat (1978) 10 exemplares
Who Needs Alligators? (1974) 8 exemplares
Crazy tales (1975) 7 exemplares
SCIENCE BOOK OF VOLCANOES (1969) 7 exemplares
The Look-It-Up Book of Mammals (1967) 6 exemplares
This Restless Earth (1970) 5 exemplares
Sea Otters and Seaweed (1976) 5 exemplares
Getting to know Switzerland (1960) 5 exemplares
The Story of Dogs (1966) 4 exemplares
Of Man and Mouse (1971) 3 exemplares
Too much garbage (1974) 2 exemplares
The planets 2 exemplares
Clarence vinner pris 2 exemplares
Magic up your sleeve (1954) 2 exemplares
A idade do gelo 1 exemplar
Penguins on Parade (1958) 1 exemplar
Earthqueakes 1 exemplar

Associated Works

The Big Book of Favorite Dog Stories (1964) — Contribuidor — 28 exemplares
The Look-It-Up Book of the 50 States (1967)algumas edições26 exemplares


Conhecimento Comum

Nome legal
Frost, Patricia Lauber
Data de nascimento
Data de falecimento
Locais de residência
New Canaan, Connecticut, USA
children's book author
Scholastic Magazine
Heifer International
Science World

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Patricia Lauber's favorite book from what she wrote was the first, Clarence the TV Dog (source: Home at Last! : A Young Cat's Tale).



- Age: Intermediate

- About the history of how forks and chopsticks became to be. They start in the caveman time and go through the stone age all the way to modern times.

- I probably would not have this in my classroom as it is really detailed and long talking about both about utensils and the era. It might be interesting to read after learning about the different eras as it is bridges them all together.
sabmcd | 10 outras críticas | Mar 5, 2024 |
EducatingParents.org rating: Approved
MamaBearLendingDen | 7 outras críticas | Dec 8, 2023 |
Charming short stories really, each chapter is a new adventure that Clarence has with his young owners...all very simple and everyday sorts of fun. I love children's book from the 1950's for this very reason!
Martialia | Sep 28, 2022 |
An excellent elementary level discussion of Mount St. Helens and its eruption of 1980. Contains good before and after photos and diagrams; however, this book was published in 1986, so the "healing" part of the text is missing over 35 years of data.
mebrock | 18 outras críticas | Oct 1, 2021 |



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