Most widely held works about Shelley Gill
Most widely held works by Shelley Gill
The egg by Shelley Gill ( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 557 libraries worldwide
Describes how fish, birds, insects and other creatures lay eggs to reproduce and tells about some stories and customs involving eggs.
Alaska's three bears by Shelley Gill ( Book )
4 editions published between 1990 and 1999 in English and held by 511 libraries worldwide
The polar bear, the black bear, and the grizzly travel across America's last wilderness to find perfect homes in a story complemented by bear facts.
Kiana's Iditarod by Shelley Gill ( Book )
6 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and held by 427 libraries worldwide
Story about the famous 1130 mile race as seen through the eyes of lead dog Kiana.
Alaska by Shelley Gill ( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 410 libraries worldwide
A tour of Alaska introduces topics--such as its climate, wildlife, and native peoples--in rhyme and explores them further on the following page.
The big buck adventure by Shelley Gill ( Book )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 390 libraries worldwide
Rhyming account of a little girl's quandary as she tries to decide what she can get with her dollar in a candy shop, toy store, deli, and pet department.
Big Blue by Shelley Gill ( Book )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 347 libraries worldwide
A young girl's dream to swim with a blue whale may finally come true when her mother, a writer, arranges for them to accompany her friends who are marine biologists on a research trip to Mexico.
The Alaska Mother Goose and other north country nursery rhymes by Shelley Gill ( Book )
4 editions published between 1987 and 1997 in English and held by 331 libraries worldwide
A collection of nursery rhymes with a northern flair includes a glossary of facts about each animal mentioned.
Hawaii by Shelley Gill ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 295 libraries worldwide
An exploration of the Hawaiian islands, including the flora, fauna, weather and history.
Sitka Rose by Shelley Gill ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 280 libraries worldwide
A rhyming tale about a gal named Rose who sets out to find adventure in Alaska, where she rides a whale to Nome, digs out the Yukon River, and builds mountains out of the gold nuggets she mines.
Danger, the dog yard cat by Libby Riddles ( Book )
7 editions published between 1989 and 1998 in English and held by 237 libraries worldwide
When her lead dog cannot take part in the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, a competitor harnesses her cat, Danger, to the front of the sled. The first woman to with the 1049 mile Iditarod introduces her cat, anger, and his tale of life on the last frontier.
Swimmer by Shelley Gill ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 216 libraries worldwide
Swimmer, the Chinook salmon, journeys over 10,000 miles to complete her life cycle, while Katya, the native Alaskan girl, comes of age in her small village along the coast.
North Country Christmas by Shelley Gill ( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
When Ellie and Sam's Aunt Susan is trapped in town on Christmas Eve, a mysterious stranger named Nick appears and asks to borrow their sled dogs.
Up on Denali : Alaska's wild mountain by Shelley Gill ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
From its origins as a trick played by Raven (the scientific version involving plate tectonics is also included) to the flora and fauna and human explorations, this colorful children's book reveals every facet of Alaska's great Denali mountain. Employing the Gill-Cartwright signature style of mingling fiction and fact, this book is brimming with fun and fascinating information and wonder about the tallest, coldest, wildest mountain in America.
Thunderfeet : Alaska's dinosaurs and other prehistoric critters by Shelley Gill ( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 163 libraries worldwide
A simple rhyme accompanies a more detailed description of dinosaurs and other prehistoric animals that lived in Alaska.
The last American rainforest, Tongass by Shelley Gill ( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 145 libraries worldwide
This is a story about a forest and the people cultures living there.
Mammoth magic by Shelley Gill ( Book )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1997 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
Story intertwining Eskimo legend and the magic of an Alaskan night. How a small boy overcomes his fear of the dark with the help of his grandfather and a pinch of Mammoth Magic. Suitable grades 4 and up.
Count Alaska's colors by Shelley Gill ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Count the colorful, wild animals of Alaska from one black bear to twelve yellow warblers.
Mammoth magic : story by Shelley Gill ( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
A charming story about a timid eskimo boy who takes a step closer to manhood with the aid of his wise grandfather and a dreamtime vision of a Woolly Mammoth.
Adventure at the bottom of the world ; Adventure at the top of the world by Shelley Gill ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
Eighty-eight-year-old explorer Norman Vaughan revisits the Queen Maude Mountains in Antarctica to climb the mountain named for him 65 years earlier by Admiral Richard E. Byrd; twelve-year-old adventurer Merrick Johnston becomes the youngest person ever to scale Denali, North America's highest peak.
Alaska's three bears the Alaska Mother Goose ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
In Alaska's three bears, a polar bear, brown bear and black bear set off together to find a home, an adventure that crosses all of Alaska. In The Alaska Mother Goose, whimsical verse and rhyme tell us secrets about Alaska's wildlife.
Adventure and adventurers Alaska Alaska--Mount McKinley Alaska--Tongass National Forest Animals Animals, Fossil Antarctica Antarctica--Queen Maud Mountains Athapascan mythology Bears Biography Blue whale Cats Children's poetry, American Chinook salmon Christmas Christmas stories Colors Counting Dinosaurs Educational games Eggs Embryology Endangered species Eskimos Fiction Gill, Shelley Hawaii Humor Iditarod (Race) Johnston, Merrick Juvenile works Mathematics Mexico--Baja California (Peninsula) Money Mountaineering Mountaineers Mountains Music Nursery rhymes, American Poetry Santa Claus Sled dog racing Sled dogs Sound recordings Stories in rhyme Tall tales United States Vaughan, Norman D Videocassettes