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Jean Fritz (1915–2017)

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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 näytä lisää 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) näytä vähemmän

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And Then What Happened, Paul Revere? (1973) 2,938 kappaletta
Shh! We're Writing the Constitution (1987) 2,767 kappaletta
The Cabin Faced West (1958) 2,408 kappaletta
What's the Big Idea, Ben Franklin? (1976) 2,151 kappaletta
Homesick: My Own Story (1982) 1,707 kappaletta
George Washington's Breakfast (1969) 1,496 kappaletta
Bully for You, Teddy Roosevelt! (1991) 1,394 kappaletta
Will You Sign Here, John Hancock? (1976) 1,277 kappaletta
The Double Life of Pocahontas (1983) 1,245 kappaletta
Why Don't You Get a Horse, Sam Adams? (1900) 1,204 kappaletta
The Great Little Madison (1989) 1,167 kappaletta
George Washington's Mother (1992) 820 kappaletta
Brady (1960) 783 kappaletta
Early Thunder (1967) 551 kappaletta
Make Way for Sam Houston (1751) 433 kappaletta
Why Not, Lafayette? (1999) 413 kappaletta
Stonewall (1979) 406 kappaletta
Leonardo's Horse (2001) 402 kappaletta
Alexander Hamilton: the Outsider (2011) 297 kappaletta
Champion Dog Prince Tom (1958) 196 kappaletta
The Lost Colony of Roanoke (2004) 195 kappaletta
The World in 1492 (1992) 193 kappaletta
Fish Head (1951) 190 kappaletta
China's Long March (1988) 181 kappaletta
Brendan the Navigator (1674) 179 kappaletta
The Man Who Loved Books (1981) 120 kappaletta
China Homecoming (1985) 86 kappaletta
I, Adam (1963) 50 kappaletta
Surprising Myself (1992) 29 kappaletta
San Francisco (1962) 26 kappaletta
How to Read a Rabbit (1959) 22 kappaletta
The Animals of Doctor Schweitzer (1958) 18 kappaletta
So This Is Spring! (1954) 17 kappaletta
Magic to Burn (1964) 17 kappaletta
Bunny Hopwell's First Spring (1954) 17 kappaletta
Back to Early Cape Cod (1981) 6 kappaletta
121 Pudding Street (1955) 4 kappaletta
Appearances 3 kappaletta
The Train (1965) 2 kappaletta
The Late Spring (1957) 2 kappaletta
Surprise Party (1965) 1 kappale
Home sick 1 kappale

Associated Works

The Perilous Road (1958) — Johdanto — 1,007 kappaletta
The Big Book for Peace (1990) — Avustaja — 817 kappaletta
Flight: The Journey of Charles Lindbergh (1991) — Johdanto — 433 kappaletta
Winter Danger (1954) — Johdanto — 184 kappaletta
The Buffalo Knife (1952) — Johdanto — 172 kappaletta
Flight (Make it Work! Science) (1995) — Johdanto — 147 kappaletta
Flaming Arrows (1813) — Johdanto — 113 kappaletta
Cricket Magazine, Vol. 5, No. 7, March 1978 (1978) — Avustaja — 5 kappaletta

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Kids’ chapter book set in China, Name that Book (lokakuuta 2018)
Children's chapter book about kid on the Yangtze, Name that Book (helmikuu 2013)

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A spunky biography of an influential American.
 
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Short, fun book that lands somewhere between historical fiction and biography.
 
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Ann Hamilton's family has moved to the western frontier of Pennsylvania, and she misses her old home in Gettysburg. There are no girls her age on Hamilton Hill, and life is hard. But when the Hamiltons survive a terrible storm and receive a surprise visit from George Washington, Ann realizes that pioneer life is exciting and special.
 
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