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Stepping stones : a refugee family's journey —Ruurs, Margriet, 1952- author.
Book
2016
33 available of 34 items

"In this dual-language picture book, a young girl and her family are forced to flee their village to escape the civil war that has engulfed Syria and make their way toward freedom in Europe"-- Provided by publisher.

Families around the world —Ruurs, Margriet, 1952- author.
Book
2014
19 available of 25 items

The families in this informational picture book are based on real families who have shared their lives with author Margriet Ruurs.

The elephant keeper : caring for orphaned elephants in Zambia —Ruurs, Margriet, author.
Book
2017
23 available of 32 items

"In 14-year-old Aaron's village in Zambia, poaching for ivory is common practice, and elephants are feared because of the danger they pose to humans and the damage they often cause to crops so important to the villagers'...

Birthdays around the world —Ruurs, Margriet, 1952- author.
Book
2017
13 available of 16 items

"Every child in the world has a birthday. But how children celebrate this occasion depends on where they live. In this latest addition to the Around the World series, award-winning author Margriet Ruurs explores the fasc...

School days around the world —Ruurs, Margriet, 1952- author.
Book
2015
14 available of 17 items

Author Margriet Ruurs begins this engaging informational picture book by posing an intriguing question: "What is a school? Is it a building with classrooms? Or can it be any place where children learn?" The fascinating s...

Emma's cold day —Ruurs, Margriet.
Book
2001
19 available of 19 items

On a frosty winter day, Emma sets out to solve the problem of a cold chicken coop.

Wild babies —Ruurs, Margriet.
Book
2003
33 available of 34 items

Bear cubs in meadows and loons on cool lakes, otters, skunks, and deer are just some of the wilderness families in this introduction to the wonders of the outdoors.

A mountain alphabet —Ruurs, Margriet.
Book
1996
43 available of 48 items

Robert Bateman: The Boy Who Painted Nature —Ruurs, Margriet.
Book
2 available of 6 items

Robert Bateman's art and family photos illustrate the story of his childhood.

When we go camping —Ruurs, Margriet.
Book
2001
45 available of 45 items

Emma and the coyote —Ruurs, Margriet, 1952-
Book
1999
18 available of 20 items

"Emma thinks she can outfox a hungry coyote in her newest henhouse tale. Barbara Sprull's trademark animal caricatures will delight as they bring this barnyard comedy to life" Cf. Our choice, 1999-2000.

Emma at the fair —Ruurs, Margriet.
Book
2005
17 available of 17 items

An enthusiastic and naive chicken learns what other creatures do to win a ribbon at the country fair, but she's only willing to be herself.

Wake up, Henry Rooster! —Ruurs, Margriet.
Book
2006
39 available of 42 items

Henry the rooster hates to get up in the morning. When his father goes away for a convention and leaves Henry in charge, Henry fails at his task until the wise old goat comes up with a solution.

Emma's eggs —Ruurs, Margriet, 1952-
Book
1996
11 available of 13 items

Emma the chicken tries to make her eggs exactly the way she believes that the farmer and his family want them, but unfortunately this does not satisfy the family.

Emma at the fair —Ruurs, Margriet.
Book
2007
13 available of 14 items

An enthusiastic and naive chicken learns what other creatures do to win a ribbon at the country fair, but she's only willing to be herself.

In my backyard —Ruurs, Margriet.
Book
2007
18 available of 19 items

Simple text and illustrations introduce a variety of backyard animals.

Ghost of the mill house —Ruurs, Margriet, author.
Book
2019
8 available of 9 items

"In this illustrated early chapter book, a group of friends spend their summer helping restore a haunted mill and end up in a feature film while they are doing it."-- Provided by publisher.

Bus to the Badlands —Ruurs, Margriet, author.
Book
2018
17 available of 19 items

"In this illustrated chapter book, a group of grade schoolers fundraise to go on a trip to the dinosaur museum in Drumheller. And make a prehistoric discovery once they get there."-- Provided by publisher.

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