WorldCat Identities

McGinty, Alice B. 1963-

Overview
Works: 50 works in 160 publications in 1 language and 18,736 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Biography  History  Poetry 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QH31.D2, 595.44
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alice B McGinty
Darwin by Alice B McGinty( Book )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A picture book biography which reveals the assembling of Darwin's most profound idea: the survival of the fittest
Thank you, world by Alice B McGinty( Book )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight children from eight different countries express their thanks for many special things including the sun that colors the sky, breezes that lift kites, clouds that paint cotton pictures and send rain, and sparkling stars that "shine like Mommy's eyes."
Gandhi : a march to the sea by Alice B McGinty( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recreates Mohandas Gandhi's 24-day March to the Sea, from March 12 to April 5, 1930, which became a pivotal moment in India's quest to become an independent country no longer ruled by Great Britain
Eliza's kindergarten surprise by Alice B McGinty( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On her first day of school, Eliza fills her pockets with objects--buttons, a pebble, a napkin, and a piece of yarn--that remind her of her mother, whom she misses very much
Staying healthy by Alice B McGinty( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an overview of the teeth, including the different kinds of teeth we have, their composition, and how to take care of them
Ten little lambs by Alice B McGinty( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As they play all through the night, little lambs from ten to one finally fall asleep
The black widow spider by Alice B McGinty( Book )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the characteristics of the black widow spider, where it can be found, how it mates and reproduces, its web and how it protects itself, and its interaction with humans
Tarantula by Alice B McGinty( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the characteristics of the tarantula, their habits and habitats, how they protect themselves from their enemies, and how they adapt to people
The wolf spider by Alice B McGinty( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the characteristics of the wolf spider, where it can be found, how it protects itself, how it reproduces, and its benefits to humans
The jumping spider by Alice B McGinty( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the characteristics of the jumping spider, where it lives, how it mates, and its beneficial impact on the ecosystem
The Orb weaver by Alice B McGinty( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the characteristics of the orb weaver, the web it spins and its benefits to the ecosystem
The crab spider by Alice B McGinty( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the charateristics of the crab spider, where it lives, how it mates, what it eats, and how it protects itself
Staying healthy by Alice B McGinty( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses what germs are and how they spread, as well as the importance of being clean and well-groomed
Software designer by Alice B McGinty( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what software designers do and how to prepare for a career in software design
Staying healthy by Alice B McGinty( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives children pointers on how to stay safe by thinking safe, including chapters on safety with strangers, friends, while playing, at home and in the nieghborhood
Police dogs : helping to fight crime by Alice B McGinty( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the selection, training, and uses of police dogs in fighting crime
Guide dogs : seeing for people who can't by Alice B McGinty( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the raising and training of Freedom, a seeing eye dog, beginning with its selection as a candidate to be a guide dog up to its placement with an appropriate master
Detector dogs : sniffing out trouble by Alice B McGinty( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses what a detector dog is, the training it goes through, different kinds of search dogs, and their jobs
Sled dogs : speeding through snow by Alice B McGinty( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the nature and work of sled dogs, what kinds of breeds make sled dogs, and the history of dogsled racing
Sheepherding dogs : rounding up the herd by Alice B McGinty( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life of Sparkle, a border collie that works as a sheep dog, examining the training and effort involved for sheep-herding dogs to do their job
 
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Alternative Names
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McGinty, Alice

Languages
English (66)

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Thank you, worldEliza's kindergarten surpriseStaying healthyTen little lambsThe black widow spiderTarantulaThe wolf spiderThe jumping spider