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Illinois Center for the Book


Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Kathy Tucker  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Audience: Children;

Born: in Washington State


-- Kathy Tucker on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=kathy++tucker


Illinois Connection

Tucker lives in Evanston, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Tucker always wanted to live in a castle by the sea. Instead, she lives in Illinois, and is the author of such books as ''Do Pirates Take Baths?'' and ''Do Cowboys Ride Bikes?''


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Selected Titles At Your Library

Do cowboys ride bikes?
ISBN: 0807516937. OCLC Number: 33969375

A. Whitman,. .

Humorous rhyming answers to fourteen questions about what it's like to be a cowboy.

Do cowboys ride bikes?.
ISBN: 0807516945. OCLC Number: 41925513

Albert Whitman ;. .

Do knights take naps? /
ISBN: 1903012368. OCLC Number: 46984226

Cat's Whiskers,. .

Rhyming text explores what it means to be a knight, what he wears, and what he does for fun. Suggested level: junior, primary.

Do pirates take baths?
ISBN: 9781489638618. OCLC Number: 903473562

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Humorous rhyming answers to thirteen questions about the life of pirates.

Do pirates take baths? /
ISBN: 080751697X. OCLC Number: 29876823

A. Whitman,. .

Humorous rhyming answers to eleven questions about the life of pirates.

The leprechaun in the basement /
ISBN: 0807544507. OCLC Number: 38239261

A. Whitman,. .

After encountering a leprechaun, Michael McKeever asks him to help with his family's money problems, but unable to part with his gold, the wee man finds another way to help. It's Saint Patrick's Day and Michael McKeever is about to get the surprise of his life. As he heads into the basement on an errand, he hears someone singing-someone who, unbeknownst to the McKeevers, has been living there for years. Its a leprechaun, complete with pot of gold. Surely the leprechaun can spare some of his treasure to help the McKeevers, but the leprechaun sees things differently.

The seven Chinese sisters
ISBN: 9780736792929. OCLC Number: 813253864

Zaner-Bloser,. .

When a dragon snatches the youngest of seven talented Chinese sisters, the other six come to her rescue.

The seven Chinese sisters /
ISBN: 0807573094. OCLC Number: 50322843

A. Whitman,. .

When a dragon snatches the youngest of seven talented Chinese sisters, the other six come to her rescue.