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Winter, Jeanette

Summary: At the top of the world, a polar bear hunts, swims, courts, raises cubs, and worries as they go off on their own.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beach Lane Books 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE WIN

Winter, Jeanette.

Summary: "When Henri Matisse was a boy, he drew pictures everywhere. And when he grew up, he became a famous artist whose paintings were beloved around the world. Them late in life, a serious illness confined Henri to just his bed and a wheelchair. But amazingly, from there he created some of his finest works , the enormous and breathtaking paper cut-outs."--Jacket flap.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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Winter, Jeanette

Summary: Presents the work of Greta Thunberg, a Swedish teenager and environmental activist who started the student movement to combat climate change and led a worldwide children's march to challenge world leaders to act on the issue.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beach Lane Books 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 THU

Winter, Jeanette.

Summary: The itsy-bitsy spider encounters many adventures as it climbs to the top of a rainspout. On board pages.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Red Wagon Books/Harcourt 2000

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: BOARD WIN

Winter, Jeanette.

Summary: Alia Muhammad Baker is a librarian in Basra, Iraq. For fourteen years, her library has been a meeting place for those who love books. Until now. Now war has come, and Alia fears that the library--along with the thirty thousand books within it--will be destroyed forever. In a war-stricken country where civilians--especially women--have little power, this true story about a librarian's struggle...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt, Inc. 2004

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 020.92 WIN

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 020.92 WIN

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 020.92 WIN

Winter, Jeanette.

Summary: A brief biography about Jane Goodall.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Schwartz & Wade Books 2011

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Winter, Jeanette

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Summary: "After amassing piles of books, Luis, a voracious reader, dreams up a way to share his collection with 'faraway villages.' He starts with two burros--one for himself, one for books--and heads off. Tough terrain and menacing bandits challenge him along the way, but at last he reaches a remote town, where he holds a story hour and loans titles to eager kids before returning home to his wife and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2010

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Winter, Jeanette

Summary: Based on a true story. After her parents are taken away by the Taliban, young Nasreen stops speaking. But as she spends time in a secret school, she slowly breaks out of her shell

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beach Lane Books 2009

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE WIN

Winter, Jeanette.

Summary: A counting book inspired by Mexican folk artist Josefina Aguilar who makes painted clay figures.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt Brace 1996

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE WIN

Winter, Jeanette.

Summary: When a Red-tailed Hawk makes his home atop a high-rise building in New York City, he gains both fans and enemies, so when the tenants of the building try to have his nest removed, an historic battle ensues.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt 2007

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE 598.9 Winte

Winter, Jeanette

Summary: This true story of Wangari Maathai, environmentalist and winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, is a shining example of how one woman's passion, vision, and determination inspired great change.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Company 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 MAA

Winter, Jeanette.

Summary: By following the directions in a song, "The Drinking Gourd," taught them by an old sailor named Peg Leg Joe, runaway slaves journey north along the Underground Railroad to freedom in Canada.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dragonfly Books 1992

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE WIN

Winter, Jeanette.

Summary: Simple rebus illustrations are used to present the familiar cumulative nursery rhyme about the antics that go on in the house built by an unsuspecting Jack.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2000

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Winter 2000

Winter, Jeanette

Summary: "Celebrated picture book biographer Jeanette Winter shares the story of champion tennis players--and sisters--Venus and Serena Williams"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beach Lane Books 2019

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Winter, Jeanette

Summary: A biography of architect Zaha Hadid, who grew up in Baghdad and went on to design buildings all over the world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beach Lane Books 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 HAD

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Winter 2017

Winter, Jeanette.

Summary: Each winter Captain Herman fills his fishing schooner with Christmas trees, sails down Lake Michigan, and delivers the trees to the residents of Chicago.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books 1994

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC WIN

Winter, Jeanette.

Summary: "A lushly illustrated picture-book biography of two young Pakistani heroes, Malala Yousafzai and Iqbal Masih, from acclaimed nonfiction author/illustrator Jeanette Winter"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beach Lane Books 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 920 WIN

Winter, Jeanette.

Summary: Describes how Johann Sebastian Bach survived the sorrows of his childhood and composed the music the world has come to love.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Browndeer Press/Harcourt Brace & Co. 1999

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 BAC

Sanfield, Steve.

Summary: Everything is different the morning after a deep new snowfall.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books 1995

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE SAN

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE SAN

Winter, Jonah

Summary: The story of an oil spill and its devastating effects on animals and the environment

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beach Lane Books 2020

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Paul, Ann Whitford.

Summary: Introduces the letters of the alphabet with names of early American patchwork quilt patterns and explains the origins of the designs by describing the activity or occupation they derive from.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 1991

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE PAU

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