Book List in Order: 6 titles

  • When something is most important to me and I do not want to lose it, I gather it into a poem. It is said that women must employ the needle and not the pen. But I will be a Poet! That's who I am! Before she was an iconic American poet, Emily Dicki...

  • Ten-year-old Billy suspects that his pet ferret Zucchini may be a black-footed ferret, one of the rarest mammals in the world, and takes him on a trip through the West to meet the handful of black-footed ferrets known to exist....

  • ZUCCHINI KNOWS THERE'S MORE TO LIFE THAN HIS CAGE AT THE ZOO... Zucchini feels trapped. With a tip from a fellow rodent, the brave young black-footed ferret escapes from the zoo in a subway and a crosstown bus. But freedom doesn't mean very much wi...

  • Opposed to her family's plastic suburban world, Thelma Beldwin lashes out by setting a building afire and needs psychotherapy and meditation before she can begin to accept herself and deal with society...

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Complete Series List in Order


Zucchini (Oct-1982)
Zucchini Out West (Jun-1997)

Award-Winning Books by Barbara Dana

1986 Land of Enchantment Book Award -- Children/Young Adult