HomeGroupsTalkExploreZeitgeist
Search Site
This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.
MembersReviewsPopularityRatingFavorited   Events   
9,365 (9,390)1432,252 (3.87)1
Patricia Lauber was born in New York City and graduated from Wellesley College. During her lifetime, she wrote more than 125 children's books including the Around-the-House History series, the Clarence the TV Dog series, and contributions to the Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science series. Volcano: Eruption and Healing of Mount St. Helens received a Newbery Honor in 1986. In 1983, she received The Washington Post/Children's Book Guild Award for her overall contribution to children's nonfiction literature. Besides being an author, she was also an editor of Junior Scholastic and editor-in-chief of Science World. She died on March 12, 2010 at the age of 86. (Bowker Author Biography)
— biography from Volcanoes and Earthquakes
… (more)
Who Eats What? 700 copies, 7 reviews
Be a Friend to Trees 556 copies, 10 reviews
Snakes Are Hunters 391 copies, 4 reviews
An Octopus is Amazing 342 copies, 6 reviews
You're Aboard Spaceship Earth 309 copies, 2 reviews
Tales Mummies Tell 242 copies, 2 reviews
The News About Dinosaurs 158 copies, 2 reviews
The true-or-false book of horses 131 copies, 2 reviews
Seeing Earth From Space 129 copies, 3 reviews
Clarence Goes to Town 97 copies, 1 review
Clarence, The TV Dog 95 copies, 3 reviews
Champ: Gallant Collie 95 copies, 2 reviews
All About the Planets (Author) 84 copies, 2 reviews
Adventure at Black Rock Cave 83 copies, 1 review
Summer of Fire 69 copies, 3 reviews
All About the Ice Age 61 copies, 1 review
Get Ready for Robots! 59 copies, 1 review
Seeds: Pop-Stick-Glide 58 copies, 2 reviews
Famous Mysteries of the Sea 54 copies, 1 review
Journey to the planets 47 copies, 1 review
The True-or-False Book of Dogs 26 copies, 1 review
The True-or-False Book of Cats 26 copies, 3 reviews
How Dinosaurs Came to Be 10 copies, 1 review
The Quest of Galileo 10 copies, 1 review
Crazy tales 7 copies
The planets 2 copies
The Look-It-Up Book of the 50 States (some editions) 25 copies
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Canonical name
Legal name
Other names
Date of birth
Date of death
Burial location
Gender
Nationality
Country (for map)
Birthplace
Place of death
Cause of death
Places of residence
Education
Occupations
Relationships
Organizations
Awards and honors
Agents
Short biography
Patricia Lauber's favorite book from what she wrote was the first, Clarence the TV Dog (source: Home at Last! : A Young Cat's Tale).
Disambiguation notice

Member ratings

Average: (3.87)
0.5
1 2
1.5 1
2 15
2.5 1
3 57
3.5 15
4 88
4.5 10
5 66

Improve this author

Combine/separate works

Author division

Patricia Lauber is currently considered a "single author." If one or more works are by a distinct, homonymous authors, go ahead and split the author.

Includes

Patricia Lauber is composed of 9 names. You can examine and separate out names.

Combine with…

 

About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 177,028,773 books! | Top bar: Always visible