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Jacqueline Briggs

A Selected List

Available for purchase from publishers and most book stores --
  • Martin, Jacqueline Briggs. Creekfinding: A True Story. Illustrated by Claudia McGehee. University of Minnesota Press, 2017. ISBN-13/EAN: 978-0816698028; $16.85.
  • Martin, Jacqueline Briggs, and Lee, June Jo. Chef Roy Choi and the Street Food Remix. Illustrated by Man One. Readers to Eaters, 2017. ISBN-13: 978-0983661597
  • Martin, Jacqueline Briggs. Alice Waters and the Trip to Delicious. Illustrated by Hayelin C01hoi. Readers to Eaters, 2014. ISBN: 978-0983661566
  • Martin, Jacqueline Briggs. Farmer Will Allen and the Growing Table. Illustrated by Eric-Shaba0zz Larkin. Readers to Eaters, 2013. ISBN: 978-0983661535
  • Martin, Jacqueline Briggs. Snowflake Bentley. Illustrated by Mary Azarian. Houghton Mifflin, 1998. ISBN: 0395861624. 40 pages. $16.00. paperback. ISBN: 0547248296; ISBN-13: 9780547248295.  Audio and DVD versions of Snowflake Bentley are available from Weston Woods/Scholastic.
  • Martin, Jacqueline Briggs. The Finest Horse in Town. Illustrated by Susan Gaber. (reissue) Purple House Press, 2009 pb. ISBN: 9781930900820 Paperback $8.99.

Available in many public and school libraries --

  • Martin, Jacqueline Briggs. The Chiru of High Tibet: A True Story. Illustrated by Linda S. Wingerter. Houghton Mifflin, 2010. ISBN: 9780618581306.
  • Martin, Jacqueline Briggs. Chicken Joy on Redbean Road: A Bayou Country Romp. Illustrated by Melissa Sweet.  Houghton Mifflin, 2007. ISBN-13/EAN: 9780618507597; $17.00.  ISBN-10: 0618507590.
  • Martin, Jacqueline Briggs, and Sarah Martin Busse. Banjo Granny. Illustrated by Barry Root.  Houghton Mifflin, 2006. ISBN 0-618-33603-6.
  • Martin, Jacqueline Briggs. On Sand Island. Illustrated by David A. Johnson. Houghton Mifflin, 2003. ISBN 0-618-23151-X.
  • Martin, Jacqueline Briggs. The Finest Horse in Town. Illustrated by Susan Gaber. (reissue) Purple House Press, 2003.
  • Martin, Jacqueline Briggs. The Water Gift and the Pig of the Pig. Illustrated by Linda S. Wingerter. Houghton Mifflin, 2003. ISBN 0-618-07436-8.
  • Martin, Jacqueline Briggs. The Lamp, the Ice, and the Boat Called Fish: Based on a True Story. Illustrated by Beth Krommes. Houghton Mifflin, 2001. ISBN 0-618-00341-X.  paperback: ISBN: 0618548955 ISBN-13: 9780618548958.
  • Martin, Jacqueline Briggs. Grandmother Bryant's Pocket. Illustrated by Petra Mathers. Houghton Mifflin, 1996.
  • Martin, Jacqueline Briggs. Good Times on Grandfather Mountain. Illustrated by Susan Gaber.  Orchard Books, 1992.
  • Martin, Jacqueline Briggs. Higgins Bend Song and Dance. Illustrated by Brad Sneed.  Houghton Mifflin, 1997.
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