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Books with author Henry Cole

  • A Nest for Celeste: A Story about Art, Inspiration, and the Meaning of Home

    Henry Cole

    Paperback (Katherine Tegen Books, March 15, 2012)
    Celeste is a mouse who spends her days weaving baskets, until one day when she is thrust into the world above. Here Celeste encounters danger--and affection--unlike anything she's ever imagined.
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  • Jack's Garden

    Henry Cole

    Paperback (Greenwillow Books, April 12, 1997)
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  • A Nest for Celeste: A Story About Art, Inspiration, and the Meaning of Home

    Henry Cole

    Library Binding (Katherine Tegen Books, Feb. 23, 2010)
    A fanciful history lesson for middle graders, featuring a charming mouse named Celeste.Celeste is a mouse who is looking for a home. Is it nestled in the toe of a warm boot? In the shirt pocket of Celeste’s new friend Joseph? Or is home the place deep inside Celeste’s heart, where friendships live?Beautifully illustrated with hundreds of black-and-white drawings, A Nest for Celeste is a short novel that tells the story a mouse living in the 1800s and his friendship with John James Audubon’s young apprentice. While enjoying this sweet amd appealing story, young readers will also learn about nineteenth-century plantation life and the famous naturalist who was known for his paintings of birds and American wildlife.
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  • Trudy

    Henry Cole

    Hardcover (Greenwillow Books, Jan. 1, 2009)
    When Esme meets Trudy at the county auction, she knows there's something really special about her. "She's quite a goat!" But she doesn't know how special, until she takes her home: Trudy can predict the weather. Esme's goat becomes a local superstar! "Heard you've got quite a goat!" But one day, Trudy disappears inside her barn and doesn't come back out. What's wrong with Trudy? Esme is very worried. But she soon discovers that Trudy has something even more special in store. . . .
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  • Jack's Garden

    Henry Cole

    School & Library Binding (Turtleback Books, March 28, 1997)
    FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Depicts what happens in Jack's garden after he plants his seeds.
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  • Jack's Garden

    Henry Cole

    Paperback (Scholastic, Aug. 16, 1995)
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  • Jack's Garden

    Henry Cole

    Library Binding (Perfection Learning, March 28, 1997)
    "Building on a rhyme that will be familiar to many children, author-illustrator Cole creates an enticing guide to creating a garden. 'This is the garden that Jack planted...' The final illustration presents a satisfied-looking boy surrounded by a lush, bird-filled flower garden....A concluding page of gardening suggestions serves as a springboard to books with more specific guidelines."--Horn Book.
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  • The Littlest Evergreen

    Henry Cole

    Hardcover (Katherine Tegen Books, Sept. 27, 2011)
    The littlest evergreen lived a quiet life on a peaceful hillside. Then one December evening, everything changed. . . . Henry Cole’s The Littlest Evergreen sends a beautiful and timely message about nurturing life.
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  • Trudy

    Henry Cole

    Library Binding (Greenwillow Books, Jan. 1, 2009)
    When Esme meets Trudy at the county auction, she knows there's something really special about her. "She's quite a goat!" But she doesn't know how special, until she takes her home: Trudy can predict the weather. Esme's goat becomes a local superstar! "Heard you've got quite a goat!" But one day, Trudy disappears inside her barn and doesn't come back out. What's wrong with Trudy? Esme is very worried. But she soon discovers that Trudy has something even more special in store. . . .
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  • Trudy

    Henry Cole

    Library Binding (Greenwillow Books, Jan. 6, 2009)
    When Esme meets Trudy at the county auction, she knows there's something really special about her."She's quite a goat!"But she doesn't know how special, until she takes her home: Trudy can predict the weather. Esme's goat becomes a local superstar!"Heard you've got quite a goat!"But one day, Trudy disappears inside her barn and doesn't come back out.What's wrong with Trudy?Esme is very worried. But she soon discovers that Trudy has something even more special in store. . . .
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  • Zipping, Zapping, Zooming Bats

    Ann Earle, Henry Cole

    Library Binding (Perfection Learning, May 1, 1995)
    Bats fly into the spotlight in this exploration of such basics as where the live, how mothers raise their pups, and how they hunt for food. Included as well is a simple plan for a building a backyard bat house. 1995 Pick of the Lists (ABA)Best Children's Science Books 1995 (Science Books and Films)
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  • Zipping, Zapping, Zooming Bats

    Ann Earle, Henry Cole

    Library Binding (HarperCollins, April 1, 1995)
    An informative introduction to the world of bats combines lavish illustrations with facts on how bats raise their young and hunt for food, and includes simple plans for how to build a backyard bat house.
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