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Paulette Bourgeois was born July 20, 1951 in Winnepeg , Canada. She graduated from the University of Western Ontario in 1974 with a B.Sc. and worked briefly as an occupational therapist before returning to Carleton University to study journalism. She has worked in television and print before writing her first book, Franklin in the Dark. Although Paulette is best-known for the Franklinthe Turtle books, she is also the writer of fiction and non-fiction for young readers. Her book, The Sun: Starting with Space was shortlisted for a Science in Society Book Award (1995), given by the Canadian Science Writer's Association, and won the honor of Parents' Choice Approval, given by the US Parents' Choice Foundation (1997). (Bowker Author Biography)
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The Franklin books were originally by Paulette Bourgeois. Some later books were written or adapted from TV episodes by Eva Moore and Sharon Jennings. These books are notated as (A Franklin TV Storybook) or (Kid's Can Read) Please do not combine these authors! Thank you.

Franklin in the Dark 1,704 copies, 17 reviews
Franklin Goes to School 1,505 copies, 15 reviews
Franklin Is Bossy 1,231 copies, 7 reviews
Franklin Is Lost 1,194 copies, 20 reviews
Franklin and the Tooth Fairy 1,072 copies, 6 reviews
Franklin's New Friend 989 copies, 11 reviews
Franklin's Halloween 984 copies, 10 reviews
Franklin Wants A Pet 944 copies, 5 reviews
Franklin Fibs 940 copies, 12 reviews
Franklin's Bad Day 920 copies, 7 reviews
Hurry Up, Franklin 867 copies, 5 reviews
Franklin Is Messy 853 copies, 4 reviews
Franklin Plays The Game 842 copies, 4 reviews
Franklin Has a Sleepover 792 copies, 9 reviews
Franklin And The Thunderstorm 790 copies, 6 reviews
Franklin Rides a Bike 773 copies, 4 reviews
Franklin Goes To The Hospital 752 copies, 6 reviews
Franklin's Secret Club 718 copies, 2 reviews
Franklin's Neighborhood 696 copies, 4 reviews
Franklin's Valentines 657 copies, 2 reviews
Franklin's Blanket 654 copies, 4 reviews
Franklin's Christmas Gift 595 copies, 3 reviews
Franklin's School Play 548 copies, 4 reviews
Franklin's Class Trip 525 copies, 3 reviews
Franklin's Baby Sister 492 copies, 4 reviews
Finders Keepers for Franklin 489 copies, 2 reviews
Franklin's Thanksgiving 486 copies, 2 reviews
Franklin and Harriet (Franklin) 462 copies, 3 reviews
Big Sarah's Little Boots 415 copies, 8 reviews
Oma's Quilt 90 copies, 6 reviews
The Amazing Dirt Book 49 copies, 1 review
The Moon 40 copies
The Dirt on Dirt 28 copies, 2 reviews
Franklin's Friendship Treasury 26 copies, 1 review
Firefighters (Kids Can Read) 20 copies, 1 review
Franklin Learns to Share 2 copies, 2 reviews
De zon 1 copy
Patrik är mörkrädd 1 copy, 1 review
Franklin Says Sorry (A Franklin TV Storybook) (Creator) 266 copies, 2 reviews
Franklin Plants a Tree (A Franklin TV Storybook) (Creator) 250 copies, 3 reviews
Franklin Helps Out (A Franklin TV Storybook) (Creator) 228 copies, 1 review
Franklin's Pumpkin (Creator) 162 copies, 1 review
Franklin and the Magic Show (Kids Can Read) (Creator) 160 copies, 3 reviews
Franklin's Music Lessons (Kid's Can Read) (Creator) 154 copies, 1 review
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The Franklin books were originally by Paulette Bourgeois. Some later books were written or adapted from TV episodes by Eva Moore and Sharon Jennings. These books are notated as (A Franklin TV Storybook) or (Kid's Can Read) Please do not combine these authors! Thank you.

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