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Joanne Ryder

Author of Where Butterflies Grow (Picture Puffins)

Includes the names: Joanne Rider, Joanne Ryder 

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Joanne Ryder studied journalism at Marquette University. For several years she was an editor of children's books in New York, before she quit to write full-time. Ryder is an award-winning author whose books offer a unique blend of poetry and science. Her Just for a Day series invites children into the world of wild animals, ranging from a sea otter to Tyrannosaurus rex. Ryder's book, The Snail's Spell, won a New York Academy of Sciences Book Award. She has been named three times in the annual list of Outstanding Science Trade Books for Children by a joint committee of the Children's Book Council and the National Science Teachers Association. (Bowker Author Biography)
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The Snail's Spell 665 copies, 5 reviews
Won't You Be My Kissaroo? 480 copies, 5 reviews
Earthdance 355 copies, 9 reviews
Chipmunk Song 299 copies, 4 reviews
Each Living Thing 236 copies, 11 reviews
Panda Kindergarten 206 copies, 16 reviews
Night Gliders 169 copies, 5 reviews
First Grade Ladybugs 133 copies, 1 review
My Father's Hands 129 copies, 8 reviews
Animals in the Wild 81 copies, 1 review
First Grade Elves 72 copies, 1 review
Bear of My Heart 61 copies, 1 review
Dancers in the Garden 52 copies, 2 reviews
Step into the Night 43 copies, 1 review
Snail in the Woods (Author) 41 copies, 1 review
Wild Birds 40 copies, 1 review
Dance by the Light of the Moon 35 copies, 1 review
A Fawn in the Grass 33 copies, 11 reviews
Mockingbird Morning 30 copies, 2 reviews
Under Your Feet 30 copies, 1 review
Sea Elf (Just for a Day Book) 28 copies, 1 review
Under the Moon 27 copies
Big Bear Ball 27 copies, 1 review
Mouse Tail Moon 24 copies, 1 review
Beach party 23 copies
My Mother's Voice 21 copies, 3 reviews
Winter White 20 copies
Bears Out There 19 copies
Fireflies 16 copies
Without Words 16 copies, 1 review
One Small Fish 14 copies
Hello, Tree! 13 copies
Rainbow Wings 7 copies
Wet and Sandy Day 5 copies, 1 review
The Big Book For Our Planet (Contributor) 118 copies
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