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Ann McGovern (1930–2015)

Autor(a) de Stone Soup

96 Works 23,319 Membros 202 Críticas 3 Favorited

About the Author

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 mostrar mais 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) mostrar menos

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Obras por Ann McGovern

Stone Soup (1971) 2,702 exemplares
If You Lived in Colonial Times (1964) 2,618 exemplares
The Pilgrims' First Thanksgiving (1973) 1,632 exemplares
If You Grew Up with Abraham Lincoln (1966) 1,622 exemplares
If You Lived with the Sioux Indians (1972) 1,508 exemplares
Aesop's Fables (Apple Classics) (1963) 1,084 exemplares
If You Lived 100 Years Ago (1999) 900 exemplares
Too Much Noise (1967) 769 exemplares
Christopher Columbus (1962) 499 exemplares
Treasury of Christmas Stories (1960) — Editor — 318 exemplares
Arrow Book of Poetry (1965) 177 exemplares
The Lady in the Box (1997) 170 exemplares
Questions and Answers About Sharks (1976) 165 exemplares
Sharks (1834) 152 exemplares
Little Whale (1830) 140 exemplares
The Desert Beneath the Sea (1991) 129 exemplares
Nicholas Bentley Stoningpot III (1982) 62 exemplares
Little humpback whale (1979) 51 exemplares
Little Wolf (1966) 41 exemplares
Black Is Beautiful (1969) 38 exemplares
Happy Silly Birthday to Me (1750) 34 exemplares
Ghostly Fun (1970) 29 exemplares
Why It's a Holiday (1960) 28 exemplares
Barrel of Chuckles (1960) 26 exemplares
Huckleberry Hound Builds a House (1959) 24 exemplares
Summer Daze (1961) 24 exemplares
If You Lived with the Circus (1971) 23 exemplares
Great Gorillas (1980) 22 exemplares
Rocky and His Friends (1955) 21 exemplares
Zoo, where are you? (1964) 19 exemplares
Night Dive (1984) 18 exemplares
Ghostly Giggles (1972) 14 exemplares
Ruff and Reddy (1959) 14 exemplares
Annie Oakley and the Rustlers (1955) 10 exemplares
Scram, Kid! (1974) 10 exemplares
Mr. Skinner's skinny house (1980) 10 exemplares
Song about Black (1970) 10 exemplares
Eggs on Your Nose (1987) 9 exemplares
Hee Haw (1969) 7 exemplares
Winky Dink A Little Golden Book (1956) 7 exemplares
Who has a secret? (2011) 6 exemplares
Greg's mask (2001) 5 exemplares
Huckleberry Hound Safety Signs (1961) 4 exemplares
The complete book of cats (1959) 3 exemplares
I See the Sea (1961) 2 exemplares
Las fabulas de Esopo (2020) 2 exemplares
The Magic Pot 1 exemplar
Hee Haws (1969) 1 exemplar
So Much Noise 1 exemplar
Submarines 1 exemplar

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Table of Contents:
Who were the Pilgrims? -- Where does the Pilgrim story begin? -- What kind of ship was the Mayflower? -- How many people sailed on the Mayflower? -- Who sailed on the Mayflower -- Were the people on the ship friends? -- What could the Pilgrims take with them? -- What would you eat and drink on the Mayflower? -- Where would you sleep? -- Would you be able to keep clean? -- Was it a safe voyage? -- Would you have had any fun on the Mayflower? -- Would you get into trouble on the Mayflower? -- When did the Pilgrims first see land? -- How did the Pilgrims feel when they saw land? -- What were the first laws the Pilgrims made -- even before they left the ship? -- What was the first thing the Pilgrims did when they got on shore? -- What did the Pilgrims find on Cape Cod? -- Why didn't the Pilgrims stay on Cape Cod? -- What happened on the last exploring trip? -- Did they land on Plymouth Rock? -- Why did the Pilgrims decide to stay in Plymouth? -- How did the Pilgrims plan to build their town? -- What was the first building in Plymouth? -- Did they work every day? -- How did the Pilgrims spend their first Christmas? -- What was one of the biggest problems in Plymouth? -- Did the Pilgrims have any medicine? -- Who were the Pilgrims' first friends? -- What did the Pilgrims learn from Squanto? -- How did the Pilgrims and the other Indians get along? -- What were the terms of the peace treaty? -- Would you live in a log cabin? -- Where would you sleep? -- What kind of furniture did the Pilgrims have? -- What kind of table manners were the children taught? -- What did the Pilgrims wear? -- Were there special jobs for boys and girls? -- Did children go to school? -- What rules did people have to obey? -- Did people break the rules? -- What happened to the Mayflower? -- Were there special days for fun? -- What did the Pilgrims have to be thankful for? -- What day was the first Thanksgiving in the New World? -- Who took part in the holidays? -- What did they eat for Thanksgiving? -- How did the Pilgrims spend Thanksgiving?… (mais)
 
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PlumfieldCH | 14 outras críticas | Apr 23, 2024 |
Table of Contents:
Who were the Pilgrims? -- Where does the Pilgrim story begin? -- What kind of ship was the Mayflower? -- How many people sailed on the Mayflower? -- Who sailed on the Mayflower -- Were the people on the ship friends? -- What could the Pilgrims take with them? -- What would you eat and drink on the Mayflower? -- Where would you sleep? -- Would you be able to keep clean? -- Was it a safe voyage? -- Would you have had any fun on the Mayflower? -- Would you get into trouble on the Mayflower? -- When did the Pilgrims first see land? -- How did the Pilgrims feel when they saw land? -- What were the first laws the Pilgrims made -- even before they left the ship? -- What was the first thing the Pilgrims did when they got on shore? -- What did the Pilgrims find on Cape Cod? -- Why didn't the Pilgrims stay on Cape Cod? -- What happened on the last exploring trip? -- Did they land on Plymouth Rock? -- Why did the Pilgrims decide to stay in Plymouth? -- How did the Pilgrims plan to build their town? -- What was the first building in Plymouth? -- Did they work every day? -- How did the Pilgrims spend their first Christmas? -- What was one of the biggest problems in Plymouth? -- Did the Pilgrims have any medicine? -- Who were the Pilgrims' first friends? -- What did the Pilgrims learn from Squanto? -- How did the Pilgrims and the other Indians get along? -- What were the terms of the peace treaty? -- Would you live in a log cabin? -- Where would you sleep? -- What kind of furniture did the Pilgrims have? -- What kind of table manners were the children taught? -- What did the Pilgrims wear? -- Were there special jobs for boys and girls? -- Did children go to school? -- What rules did people have to obey? -- Did people break the rules? -- What happened to the Mayflower? -- Were there special days for fun? -- What did the Pilgrims have to be thankful for? -- What day was the first Thanksgiving in the New World? -- Who took part in the holidays? -- What did they eat for Thanksgiving? -- How did the Pilgrims spend Thanksgiving?… (mais)
 
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PlumfieldCH | 14 outras críticas | Mar 27, 2024 |
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.
 
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Myridia | 7 outras críticas | Jan 19, 2024 |
EducatingParents.org rating: Approved
 
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Estatísticas

Obras
96
Membros
23,319
Popularidade
#905
Avaliação
3.9
Críticas
202
ISBN
253
Línguas
3
Marcado como favorito
3

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