Best Selling Books by Kathryn Gibbs Davis

Kathryn Gibbs Davis is the author of Mr. Ferris and His Wheel (2014), First Kids (2004), The Other Emily (1990), Wackiest White House Pets (2005) and other 13 books.

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Mr. Ferris and His Wheel

release date: Jan 01, 2014
Mr. Ferris and His Wheel
Describes how the engineer George Ferris invented the famous carnival attraction for the renowned 1893 Chicago World's Fair.

First Kids

release date: Jan 01, 2004
First Kids
Discusses what life is like in the White House and presents anecdotes about the children of presidents Lincoln, Grant, Theodore Roosevelt, Coolidge, Kennedy, and Clinton.

The Other Emily

release date: Jan 01, 1990
The Other Emily
Emily believes her name belongs to her alone, but on the first day of school she discovers that she is not the only Emily in the world. "Even listeners not plagued by the same-name problems with appreciate the happy ending as two Emilys discover that sharing a name can be a step toward making friends".--Booklist.

Wackiest White House Pets

release date: Jan 01, 2005
Wackiest White House Pets
Describes the various kinds of pets, including grizzly bears and alligators, kept at the White House by various presidents from George Washington to George W. Bush.

Merry Christmas, World!

release date: Jan 01, 1998
Merry Christmas, World!
Hoping to win a prize by devising the best Earth-friendly activity for her school's "Green Christmas" contest, Michelle becomes so competitive that she begins driving everyone in her family crazy. Original.

Katie Kicks Off

release date: Jan 01, 1994
Katie Kicks Off
When several members of the Never Sink Nine baseball team sign up for soccer, Walter is delighted to be assigned to the same team as the talented and athletic Katie, but just before the first game, Katie decides to quit. Original.

Diamond Park Dinosaur

release date: Jan 01, 1994
Diamond Park Dinosaur
Although the Diamond Park ballfield is slated to become a new mall's parking lot, team member Felix Smith seems unconcerned, but he soon discovers a dinosaur fossil and becomes an unwitting hero for the team. Original.

Maud Flies Solo

release date: Jan 01, 1990
Maud Flies Solo
Maud seeks ways to combat her loneliness when her older sister becomes interested in things that don't include a sixth-grader.

Camp Sink Or Swim

release date: Jan 01, 1997
Camp Sink Or Swim
In trouble at camp because he has bragged about his non-existent swimming abilities, eight-year-old Danny finds himself forming an unexpected alliance with the bully "Two Ton" Tonya.

Fishman and Charly

release date: Jan 01, 1983
Fishman and Charly
Eleven-year-old Tyler Hawkins, known as Fishman to his sister Charly, faces the double challenge of impressing his stern father and saving the gentle manatees he loves from the poachers who are slaughtering them.

Katy's First Haircut

release date: Jan 01, 1985
Katy's First Haircut
First-grader Katy begins to regret having her long hair cut short after she is mistaken for a boy.

Nest Egg Nightmare

release date: Jan 01, 1997
Nest Egg Nightmare
When the visiting Soviet minister's priceless jeweled egg is stolen, President's daughter Molly Wright tries to contact the ghost of Thomas Jefferson for help.

Dolley's Detectives

release date: Jan 01, 1997
Dolley's Detectives
When the mischievous spirit of Dolley Madison begins to undo the work of an interior decorator, Molly teams up with Anna to investigate.

Slugger Mike

release date: Jan 01, 1991
Slugger Mike
Will Mike and Walter still be best friends now that they both want to be the star hitter for their team?

Walter's Lucky Socks

release date: Jan 01, 1991
Walter's Lucky Socks
The Never Sink Nine's first game is against the Bronco Dogs who not only look though, but they've had more practice.

Felina Takes the Cake

release date: Jan 01, 1987
Felina Takes the Cake
The Chumble chums show a little girl how to be a friend and how to make a friend, while teaching her about the value of true friendships.
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