20 Results
20 Results
Buffalo Bill and the Pony Express —Coerr, Eleanor, 1922-
Book
1995
5 available of 5 items

Sixteen-year-old Bill finds adventure when he becomes a rider for the Pony Express (though his letters home never hint at the dangers he encounters).

The Josefina story quilt —Coerr, Eleanor, 1922-
Book
1986
6 available of 7 items

While traveling west with her family in 1850, a young girl makes a patchwork quilt chronicling the experiences of the journey and reserves a special patch for her pet hen Josefina.

Chang's paper pony —Coerr, Eleanor, 1922-
Book
1988
3 available of 3 items

In San Francisco during the 1850's gold rush, Chang, the son of Chinese immigrants, wants a pony but cannot afford one until his friend Big Pete finds a solution.

Sadako and the thousand paper cranes —Coerr, Eleanor, 1922-
Book
1999
23 available of 23 items

Hospitalized with the dreaded atom bomb disease, leukemia, a child in Hiroshima races against time to fold one thousand paper cranes to verify the legend that by doing so a sick person will become healthy.

Sadako and the thousand paper cranes —Coerr, Eleanor, 1922-
Book
1979
110 available of 114 items

The big balloon race —Coerr, Eleanor, 1922-
Book
1981
8 available of 8 items

Ariel almost causes her famous mother to lose a balloon race and then helps her win it.

Sadako and the thousand paper cranes —Coerr, Eleanor, 1922-
Book
2004
9 available of 9 items

Hospitalized with the dreaded atom bomb disease, leukemia, a child in Hiroshima races against time to fold one thousand paper cranes to verify the legend that by doing so a sick person will become healthy.

Sadako —Coerr, Eleanor, 1922-
Book
1993
4 available of 4 items

Hospitalized with the dreaded atom bomb disease, leukemia, a child in Hiroshima races against time to fold one thousand paper cranes to verify the legend that by doing so a sick person will become healthy.

Circus day in Japan. : Bilingual english and japanese text —Coerr, Eleanor, 1922-
Book
2010
2 available of 2 items

A Japanese brother and sister take a train from the farm where they live into the city to go to their first circus, where they delight in the jugglers, the trapeze artists, and the big white elephant.

Sadako and the thousand paper cranes
CD
1 available of 1 items

Tells the true story of Sadako Sasaki, a 12-year old Japanese girl whose life has touched the hearts of millions of people. Inspired by an old legend, Sadako began folding paper cranes in hopes of overcoming an illness ...

Mieko and the fifth treasure —Coerr, Eleanor, 1922-
Book
1993
12 available of 12 items

Mieko and the fifth treasure —Coerr, Eleanor, 1922-
Book
2003
5 available of 5 items

Staying with her grandparents after the atomic bomb has been dropped on Nagasaki, ten-year-old Mieko feels that the happiness in her heart has departed forever and she will no longer be able to produce a beautiful drawin...

Biography of a kangaroo —Coerr, Eleanor, 1922-
Book
1976
1 available of 1 items

Describes the experiences, from birth to mating, of a young kangaroo living in the Australian bush.

Chang's paper pony. —Coerr, Eleanor, 1922-
Book
2 available of 2 items

In San Francisco during the 1850's gold rush, Chang, the son of Chinese immigrants, wants a pony but cannot afford one until his friend Big Pete finds a solution.

The bell ringer and the pirates —Coerr, Eleanor, 1922-
Book
1983
1 available of 1 items

An Indian boy rings the Mission bells to warn of danger and signal safety when pirates attack.

Jane Goodall —Coerr, Eleanor, 1922-
Book
1976
1 available of 1 items

A biography of the woman whose childhood love of wildlife led her into the African bush to study chimpanzees and into later becoming a world-famous ethologist.

Sadako and the thousand paper cranes —Coerr, Eleanor, 1922-
Ebook
2004

Hospitalized with the dreaded atom bomb disease, leukemia, a child in Hiroshima races against time to fold one thousand paper cranes to verify the legend that by doing so a sick person will become healthy.

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