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43 Results
Stepping stones : a refugee family's journey —Ruurs, Margriet, 1952- author.
Book
2016
31 available of 34 items

"In this dual-language picture book, a young girl and her family are forced to flee their village to escape the civil war that has engulfed Syria and make their way toward freedom in Europe"-- Provided by publisher.

Families around the world —Ruurs, Margriet, 1952- author.
Book
2014
17 available of 24 items

The families in this informational picture book are based on real families who have shared their lives with author Margriet Ruurs.

Birthdays around the world —Ruurs, Margriet, 1952- author.
Book
2017
6 available of 15 items

"Every child in the world has a birthday. But how children celebrate this occasion depends on where they live. In this latest addition to the Around the World series, award-winning author Margriet Ruurs explores the fasc...

Robert Bateman: The Boy Who Painted Nature —Ruurs, Margriet.
Book
5 available of 18 items

Robert Bateman's art and family photos illustrate the story of his childhood.

School days around the world —Ruurs, Margriet, 1952- author.
Book
2015
9 available of 17 items

Author Margriet Ruurs begins this engaging informational picture book by posing an intriguing question: "What is a school? Is it a building with classrooms? Or can it be any place where children learn?" The fascinating s...

The elephant keeper : caring for orphaned elephants in Zambia —Ruurs, Margriet, author.
Book
2017
28 available of 32 items

"In 14-year-old Aaron's village in Zambia, poaching for ivory is common practice, and elephants are feared because of the danger they pose to humans and the damage they often cause to crops so important to the villagers'...

Emma's eggs —Ruurs, Margriet, 1952-
Book
1996
9 available of 12 items

Emma the chicken tries to make her eggs exactly the way she believes that the farmer and his family want them, but unfortunately this does not satisfy the family.

Emma's cold day —Ruurs, Margriet.
Book
2001
18 available of 20 items

On a frosty winter day, Emma sets out to solve the problem of a cold chicken coop.

Wild babies —Ruurs, Margriet.
Book
2003
31 available of 32 items

Bear cubs in meadows and loons on cool lakes, otters, skunks, and deer are just some of the wilderness families in this introduction to the wonders of the outdoors.

When we go camping —Ruurs, Margriet.
Book
2001
41 available of 43 items

Emma at the fair —Ruurs, Margriet.
Book
2005
16 available of 17 items

An enthusiastic and naive chicken learns what other creatures do to win a ribbon at the country fair, but she's only willing to be herself.

Emma at the fair —Ruurs, Margriet.
Book
2007
13 available of 14 items

An enthusiastic and naive chicken learns what other creatures do to win a ribbon at the country fair, but she's only willing to be herself.

A mountain alphabet —Ruurs, Margriet.
Book
1996
46 available of 47 items

Wake up, Henry Rooster! —Ruurs, Margriet.
Book
2006
40 available of 41 items

Henry the rooster hates to get up in the morning. When his father goes away for a convention and leaves Henry in charge, Henry fails at his task until the wise old goat comes up with a solution.

Emma and the coyote —Ruurs, Margriet, 1952-
Book
1999
17 available of 19 items

"Emma thinks she can outfox a hungry coyote in her newest henhouse tale. Barbara Sprull's trademark animal caricatures will delight as they bring this barnyard comedy to life" Cf. Our choice, 1999-2000.

Bus to the Badlands —Ruurs, Margriet, author.
Book
2018
17 available of 18 items

"In this illustrated chapter book, a group of grade schoolers fundraise to go on a trip to the dinosaur museum in Drumheller. And make a prehistoric discovery once they get there."-- Provided by publisher.

In my backyard —Ruurs, Margriet.
Book
2007
17 available of 18 items

Simple text and illustrations introduce a variety of backyard animals.

Literacy place for the early years. Grade 3. Shared reading. I live in the north —Ruurs, Margriet.
Kit
2007
0 available of 1 items

In this rhyming poem, a child describes his life in the far north during the winter, giving the reader details about the animals and landscape near his home.--Teaching plan.

Ghost of the mill house —Ruurs, Margriet, author.
Book
2019
8 available of 10 items

"In this illustrated early chapter book, a group of friends spend their summer helping restore a haunted mill and end up in a feature film while they are doing it."-- Provided by publisher.

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