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82 Results
Fiona's lace —Polacco, Patricia, author, illustrator.
Book
2014
2 available of 7 items

"Fiona and her family moved from Ireland to Chicago to begin a new life. Yet, when the family is struck with misfortune, will Fiona's lace help save them?"--Provided by publisher.

Rechenka's eggs —Polacco, Patricia.
Book
1988
8 available of 15 items

An injured goose rescued by Babushka, having broken the painted eggs intended for the Easter Festival in Moscva, lays thirteen marvelously colored eggs to replace them, then leaves behind one final miracle in egg form be...

In our mothers' house —Polacco, Patricia.
Book
2009
7 available of 12 items

Three young children experience the joys and challenges of being raised by two mothers.

Thunder cake —Polacco, Patricia.
Book
1990
5 available of 10 items

Grandma finds a way to dispel her grandchild's fear of thunderstorms.

The keeping quilt —Polacco, Patricia.
Book
1988
6 available of 10 items

A homemade quilt ties together the lives of four generations of an immigrant Jewish family, remaining a symbol of their enduring love and faith.

An A from Miss Keller —Polacco, Patricia, author, illustrator.
Book
2015
11 available of 15 items

Trisha wants to write something that will please her demanding writing teacher, who is rumored to have never given a student an A.

The bravest man in the world —Polacco, Patricia, author, illustrator.
Book
2019
4 available of 6 items

In 1912, orphaned Irish street musician Jonathan Harker accidentally stows away on the Titanic, where he is befriended by Wallace Hartley, called "the bravest man in the world" for playing violin with the band as the Tit...

G is for goat —Polacco, Patricia.
Book
2003
2 available of 6 items

A rhyming celebration of goats and their antics, from A to Z.

Thank you, Mr. Falker —Polacco, Patricia.
Book
1998
11 available of 15 items

At first, Trisha loves school, but her difficulty learning to read makes her feel dumb, until, in the fifth grade, a new teacher helps her understand and overcome her problem.

Oh, look! —Polacco, Patricia.
Book
2004
5 available of 8 items

Three goats visit a fair but run home after they seem to encounter a troll.

Gifts of the heart —Polacco, Patricia, author, illustrator.
Book
2013
10 available of 13 items

Kay Lamity, Trisha and Richie's new housekeeper, shows them how special it is to give Christmas gifts that come from the heart.

For the love of Autumn —Polacco, Patricia.
Book
2008
10 available of 13 items

Miss Parks, a new teacher, is devastated when her cat, Autumn, disappears during a storm, but with the help of her students, she finds not only Autumn but also the man of her dreams.

The art of Miss Chew —Polacco, Patricia.
Book
2012
7 available of 8 items

Describes how a teacher named Miss Chew encouraged individuality, and accepted learning differences, and helped a young student with academic difficulties get extra time to take tests and permission to be in advanced art...

The butterfly —Polacco, Patricia.
Book
2000
1 available of 4 items

During the Nazi occupation of France, Monique's mother hides a Jewish family in her basement and tries to help them escape to freedom.

Bully —Polacco, Patricia.
Book
2012
11 available of 12 items

Sixth-grade friends Lyla and Jamie, both new to their school, stand up for each other when a clique of popular girls bullies them online.

When lightning comes in a jar —Polacco, Patricia.
Book
2002
4 available of 6 items

A young girl describes the family reunion at her grandmother's house, from the food and baseball and photos to the flickering fireflies on the lawn.

Chicken Sunday —Polacco, Patricia
Book
1992
3 available of 5 items

To thank Miss Eula for her wonderful Sunday chicken dinners, three children sell decorated eggs to buy her a beautiful Easter hat.

The junkyard wonders —Polacco, Patricia.
Book
2010
14 available of 16 items

Inspired by a teacher who believes each of them is a genius, a class of special-needs students invents something that could convince the whole school they are justifiably proud to be "Junkyard Wonders."

The blessing cup —Polacco, Patricia.
Book
2013
6 available of 7 items

A single china cup from a tea set left behind when Jews were forced to leave Russia helps hold a family together through generations of living in America, reminding them of the most important things in life.

The bee tree —Polacco, Patricia.
Book
1993
0 available of 2 items

To teach his daughter the value of books, a father leads a growing crowd in search of the tree where the bees keep all their honey.

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