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Tony Johnston

Author of The Quilt Story

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Tony Johnston was born in Los Angeles, California on January 30, 1942. She received a B.A. in history and an M.A in education from Stanford University. Before becoming a full-time author, she worked as a fourth-grade teacher. She has written over 70 books for children. Her titles include Amber on the Mountain, the Cowboy and the Black-Eyed Pea, Day of the Dead, the Ghost of Nicholas Greebe, the Sparky and Eddie series, and the Adventures of Mole and Troll. Her first adult novel was Any Small Goodness. Her works have earned her several awards including a Children's Choice Award for Four Scary Stories and the Beatty Award in 2002 for Any Small Goodness. (Bowker Author Biography)
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The Quilt Story 1,745 copies, 27 reviews
10 Fat Turkeys 962 copies, 13 reviews
Big Red Apple 631 copies, 3 reviews
The Vanishing Pumpkin 594 copies, 3 reviews
Yonder 410 copies, 2 reviews
Bigfoot Cinderrrrrella 407 copies, 21 reviews
Amber on the Mountain 364 copies, 7 reviews
Off To Kindergarten 363 copies, 12 reviews
The Tale of Rabbit and Coyote 322 copies, 15 reviews
The Harmonica 257 copies, 38 reviews
We Love the Dirt 212 copies
The Barn Owls 210 copies, 6 reviews
Day of the Dead 205 copies, 9 reviews
Bone by Bone by Bone 185 copies, 6 reviews
My Abuelita 184 copies, 39 reviews
Winter Is Coming 156 copies, 10 reviews
The Cowboy and the Black-Eyed Pea 124 copies, 6 reviews
The Badger and the Magic Fan 122 copies, 2 reviews
The Wagon 111 copies
The Ghost of Nicholas Greebe 70 copies, 4 reviews
First Grade, Here I Come! 65 copies, 4 reviews
That Summer 63 copies, 4 reviews
Whale Song (Sandcastle Books) 61 copies, 1 review
Angel City 59 copies, 5 reviews
The Spoon in the Bathroom Wall 56 copies, 2 reviews
The Soup Bone 55 copies, 6 reviews
Grandpa's Song 51 copies
Desert Song 51 copies, 2 reviews
A Small Thing . . . but Big 50 copies, 1 review
Cat, What Is That? 49 copies, 1 review
Sequoia 46 copies, 3 reviews
Pages of Music 46 copies
The Cat With Seven Names 43 copies, 5 reviews
The Witch's Hat 42 copies, 3 reviews
Go Track A Yak! 38 copies, 1 review
Beast Rider 38 copies, 5 reviews
Very Scary 36 copies, 2 reviews
Alien & Possum: Hanging Out 35 copies, 3 reviews
Uncle Rain Cloud 35 copies, 1 review
The Whole Green World 32 copies, 1 review
Sunsets Of The West (Sweep, 12) 32 copies, 5 reviews
Voice from Afar: Poems of Peace 32 copies, 7 reviews
Little Rabbit Goes to Sleep 29 copies, 1 review
Five Little Foxes and the Snow 28 copies, 1 review
Laugh-Out-Loud Baby 27 copies, 3 reviews
The Worm Family 25 copies, 3 reviews
Fishing Sunday 25 copies, 4 reviews
Mole and Troll Trim the Tree 23 copies, 1 review
Mummy's Mother 22 copies, 1 review
A Kenya Christmas 22 copies, 2 reviews
Sticky People 22 copies
The Last Snow of Winter 21 copies, 1 review
It's About Dogs 19 copies, 4 reviews
The Ancestors Are Singing 19 copies, 1 review
Gopher Up Your Sleeve 18 copies, 2 reviews
Trees 15 copies, 1 review
Chicken in the Kitchen 13 copies, 1 review
Noel 13 copies
Loving Hands 12 copies, 2 reviews
Puma Dreams 12 copies, 3 reviews
Goblin Walk 10 copies, 4 reviews
The Old Lady and the Birds 9 copies, 1 review
Hey, Dog 9 copies, 1 review
The Dog Wash 8 copies
Fig tale 3 copies
Sky Magic: Poems (Contributor) 44 copies, 3 reviews
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