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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Gladys Lucy Adshead  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Children Fiction

Audience: Children;

Born: 1896 in Manchester, England

Died: June 22, 1985 in Alameda County, CA


-- Gladys Lucy Adshead Papers and Biographical Information on Northwest Digital Archives -- http://nwda-db.wsulibs.wsu.edu/findaid/ark:/80444/xv43785/
-- Gladys Lucy Adshead on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=gladys+lucy+adshead


Illinois Connection

In 1943, Adshead was appointed Head of the Lower School of the North Shore Country Day School of Winnetka, Illinois. She served in this position and lived in Illinois until 1949.

Biographical and Professional Information

Gladys Lucy Adshead was a noted educator, school administrator, and the author of many children's books.


Published Works Expand for more information


Titles At Your Library

Brownies-Hush!
ISBN: 0809810034

Henry Z. Walck, Inc.. 1938

Something Surprising
ISBN: B002BOUE3G

Oxford Univ Pr. 1939

Casco
ISBN: B0007IVFO0

Oxford University Press. 1943

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What Miranda knew,
ISBN: B0007EJDJ8

Oxford university press. 1944

Brownies - ItŐs Christmas!
ISBN: B000V91AOU

Henry A. Walck, Inc.. 1955

Brownies - Hurry!
ISBN: B00104KJD8

Henry Z. Walck, Inc.. 1959

Children

Brownies -They're Moving!
ISBN: 0809811634

Henry Z. Walck, Inc.. 1970

When Old Grandmother and Old Grandfather decide to move to a new laborsaving home, the brownies help them pack.

Where is Smallest Brownie?
ISBN: 0809811782

H. Z. Walck. 1971

After being lost and chased by a cat, Smallest Brownie realizes it was a mistake to go exploring by himself early in the morning.

Smallest Brownie and the Flying Squirrel
ISBN: 0809811952

Henry Z. Walck, Inc.. 1972

When Flying Squirrel tries to look after a curious little Brownie, they both get into trouble.