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Corey, Shana

Overview
Works: 60 works in 135 publications in 2 languages and 18,594 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Biography  Biographies  Picture books  Stories in rhyme  Humorous fiction  Braille books 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.C8155, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Shana Corey
Mermaid Queen : the spectacular true story of Annette Kellerman, who swam her way to fame, fortune, & swimsuit history! by Shana Corey( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a child growing up in Australia, Annette Kellerman confronted a crippling illness and grew up to become a world-renowned athlete who revolutionized the sport of swimming for women, a movie star who invented water ballet, and a fashion revolutionary who modernized the swimsuit. Full color
You forgot your skirt, Amelia Bloomer : a very improper story by Shana Corey( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amelia Bloomer, who does not behave the way nineteenth-century society tells her a proper lady should, introduces pantaloons to American women to save them from the discomfort of their heavy, tight dresses
Players in pigtails by Shana Corey( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 1,372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katie Casey, a fictional character, helps start the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League, which gave women the opportunity to play professional baseball while America was involved in World War II
Here come the Girl Scouts! : the amazing all-true story of Juliette "Daisy" Gordon Low and her great adventure by Shana Corey( Book )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juliette Gordon Low -- Daisy to her friends and family -- was not like most girls of the Victorian era. Prim and proper? BOSH! Dainty and delicate? HOW BORING! She loved the outdoors, and she yearned for adventure! Born into a family of pathfinders and pioneers, she too wanted to make a difference in the world -- and nothing would stop her. Combining her ancestors' passion for service with her own adventurous spirit and her belief that girls could do anything, she founded the Girl Scouts. One hundred years later, they continue to have adventures, do good deeds, and make a difference!
First graders from Mars by Shana Corey( Book )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the school year begins on Mars, Horus the Martian gets off to a rocky start, but soon discovers that first grade is not really as bad as he thought
First graders from Mars by Shana Corey( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pelly feels miserable because she looks different from her Martian classmates, but a glamorous opera singer who visits her class shows Pelly that her differences make her special
First graders from Mars by Shana Corey( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Nergil's first-grade class concentrates on health and fitness during Martian Health Week, he is very nervous about doing poorly in the upcoming space race
Milly and the Macy's Parade by Shana Corey( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerned that the immigrant employees of New York City's Macy's department store are homesick at Christmas, a young girl inspires the store's head to hold the first Macy's Parade. Basd on a true story: includes historical note
The secret subway by Shana Corey( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1870, Alfred Ely Beach invents New York's first underground train"--
Babe the sheep pig : oops, pig! by Shana Corey( Book )

5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Babe the pig gets into mischief when he tries to help out with chores on the farm
Monster parade by Shana Corey( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children dressed in monster costumes attend a community party, march in a Halloween parade, and go trick-or-treating
Barack Obama : out of many, one by Shana Corey( Book )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In very clear and accessible language, newly independent readers can learn how the lessons and love of Obama's mother and grandparents shaped him, and how he turned his sadness from his childhood into a positive, driving force of finding a place in the world and in the history books
Paul Revere's ride by Shana Corey( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Redcoats are coming! The Redcoats are coming! Every second counts as patriot Paul Revere rides into the night to warn the colonists. Will he make it? Young readers will find out all about this real-life American hero in this fun, action-packed Step 3 reader. "History and biography are also successful topics for level three readers. Random's Step into Reading has the best offerings for the reading level. ... They are high in kid appeal"-
First graders from Mars by Shana Corey( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although she is smart, Tera must learn the importance of working together on a group project
Joan of Arc by Shana Corey( Book )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lovely beginning reader that brings the story of Joan of Arc to life, from her simple childhood to her tragic end. Sensitively and dramatically told, this book is a wonderful introduction to what has become a classic tale. Annotation. A lovely beginning reader that brings the story of Joan of Arc to life, from her simple childhood to her tragic end. Sensitively and dramatically told, this book is a wonderful introduction to what has become a classic tale
Boats by Shana Corey( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations and simple rhyming text present all kinds of boats--yachts, toy boats, tugs, ferry boats, and more
Brave pig by Shana Corey( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Boss disappears into the scary cellar, Babe the pig thinks that he is in danger and goes to the rescue
Ballerina bear by Shana Corey( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two bears with very different talents perform together at the ballet school recital
Malala : a hero for all by Shana Corey( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Step 4 Biography Reader shares the inspiring story of Malala Yousafzai, the youngest recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize. Even as a young girl in Pakistan, Malala spoke up about the importance of girls' education, via speeches and a blog. Since the Taliban regime was intent on denying girls an education and silencing anyone who disagreed with their laws, this was very dangerous. Malala was shot, but she survived the attack and it did not silence her. In fact, she spoke at the United Nations on her sixteenth birthday, just nine months after she was shot. Malala's resolve has only magnified her voice, delivering her message of human rights to millions of people --
A time to act : John F. Kennedy's big speech by Shana Corey( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

""The time has come for this Nation to fulfill its promise." John F. Kennedy was born one hundred years ago. As America's thirty-fifth president, he often took bold actions: establishing a peace corps and challenging Americans to land on the moon. But on civil rights, it took the urging and the example of other courageous people--leaders such as Martin Luther King Jr. and Jackie Robinson, and even students and children--to help him realize that the time to act was NOW. On June 11, 1963, Kennedy's "big speech"--His civil rights address--was a game changer, and his efforts laid the groundwork for the Civil Rights Act of 1964; but our country's work is not finished. Acclaimed author Shana Corey and artist R. Gregory Christie deliver a fresh and deeply human look at one of our country's most inspiring presidents, underscoring the greatness and fallibility of our leaders and how each one of us, no matter who we are, have the power to make a difference. With quotes from JFK's speeches, detailed back matter, and a thought-provoking author's note, this biography offers a sensitive look at a tumultuous time in history and compelling questions about effecting positive change today"--
 
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First graders from Mars
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You forgot your skirt, Amelia Bloomer : a very improper storyPlayers in pigtailsHere come the Girl Scouts! : the amazing all-true story of Juliette "Daisy" Gordon Low and her great adventureFirst graders from MarsFirst graders from MarsFirst graders from MarsMilly and the Macy's ParadeBabe the sheep pig : oops, pig!