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A Ben of all trades : the most inventive boyhood of Benjamin Franklin
DVD
2020
0 available of 1 items

A love story to the value of variety, this biography sheds light on an unconventional path to greatness and humanizes a towering figure in American history.

The cuckoo's haiku : and other birding poems —Rosen, Michael J., 1954-
Book
2009
1 available of 2 items

In spare and graceful words, poet and birder Michael J. Rosen captures the forecasting call of the mysterious cuckoo as well as essential characteristics of more than twenty commonly seen North American birds.

Night of the pumpkinheads —Rosen, Michael J., 1954-
Book
2011
12 available of 14 items

Determined to make Halloween a frightening night of the pumpkinheads, the pumpkins transform themselves into a variety of scary monsters and then head for town hoping to terrify everyone they meet.

Our farm : four seasons with five kids on one family's farm —Rosen, Michael J., 1954-
Book
2008
7 available of 8 items

A journal of one year on the Bennett farm in central Ohio. Shows how one family, with the help of relatives and friends, creates a life and livelihood on a 150-acre farm.

In the quiet, noisy woods —Rosen, Michael J., 1954- author.
Book
2019
2 available of 2 items

A forest's quiet chorus of chirps, clicks, and chits change to loud scree-scree-screeches and other noises as two rambunctious wolf pups, separated from their pack, scamper and chase.

Outrageous animal adaptations : from big-eared bats to frill-necked lizards —Rosen, Michael J., 1954- author.
Book
2018
2 available of 3 items

A fish that walks on land, a frog that makes its own sunscreen, and an insect that can become invisible? These are just a few examples of how Earth's creatures have evolved some outrageous features and tricks to ensure s...

With a dog like that, a kid like me-- —Rosen, Michael J., 1954-
Book
2000
5 available of 5 items

In the eyes of an imaginative boy, his dog becomes a seal when he is slick with soap, a billy goat when he chews the mail, a croc when he crouches beneath the table stalking a crumb, and other animals.

Avalanche —Rosen, Michael J., 1954-
Book
1998
10 available of 11 items

A rhyming alphabet book in which a boy tosses a snowball to his dog and starts an avalanche that engulfs the entire universe until it has to reverse itself and become a snowball again, ending up in the dog's mouth.

Three feet small —Rosen, Michael J., 1954-
Book
2005
4 available of 5 items

A young bear who is frustrated by how small he is realizes that he has been growing a little bit at a time all along.

The dog who walked with God —Rosen, Michael J., 1954-
Book
1998
4 available of 4 items

A Kato creation story in which our familiar world emerges from an empty, dark, and watery place so lonely that even the Creator needed a companion before setting foot there.

Crazy buildings —Rosen, Michael J., 1954-
Book
2013
4 available of 4 items

A dog-shaped bed-and-breakfast. A house built like a shoe. Two towers that look like they're dancing. You're not dreaming. These are only a few of the crazy buildings found throughout the world. Learn about the many loop...

All eyes on the pond —Rosen, Michael J., 1954-
Book
1994
1 available of 1 items

Sailing the unknown : around the world with Captain Cook —Rosen, Michael J., 1954-
Book
2012
5 available of 5 items

"A sailor boy named Nick travels the uncharted world of the late 1700s in this illustrated account of the historic three-year voyage of the British vessel Endeavour and its captain, James Cook"--Provided by publisher.

Our eight nights of Hanukkah —Rosen, Michael J., 1954-
Book
2000
2 available of 2 items

A child describes how one family celebrates Hanukkah, including polishing the silver menorah, lighting the candles, having a special family dinner, and sharing gifts.

Elijah's angel : a story for Chanukah and Christmas —Rosen, Michael J., 1954-
Book
1992
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At Christmas-Hanukkah time, a Christian woodcarver gives a carved angel to a young Jewish friend, who struggles with accepting the Christmas gift until he realizes that friendship means the same thing in any religion.

Balls! : round 2 —Rosen, Michael J., 1954-
Book
2008
5 available of 5 items

Learn about the balls used in baseball, softball, bowling, bocce ball, croquet, billiards, the shot put and other "oddballs": how they're made, why they look the way they do, some amazing facts about their history ... an...

A drive in the country —Rosen, Michael J., 1954-
Book
2007
1 available of 1 items

Relates the adventures of a family and their dog on a Sunday drive to the country.

Speak! : children's book illustrators brag about their dogs
Book
1993
1 available of 1 items

A collection of illustrated anecdotes about dogs by forty-two well-known children's book illustrators, including Symour Chwast, Alice Provensen, and Trina Schart Hyman.

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