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Healy, Nick

Overview
Works: 31 works in 46 publications in 2 languages and 4,187 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  Picture books  Short stories 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.H34463, B
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Publications about Nick Healy
Publications by Nick Healy
Most widely held works by Nick Healy
High mobility vehicles : the Humvees by Nick Healy( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 485 libraries worldwide
Describes the HMMWV (Humvee), including its history, equupment, weapons, tactics, and future use
The world's most dangerous bugs by Nick Healy( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 411 libraries worldwide
"Describes in countdown format 10 of the world's most dangerous bugs"--Provided by publisher
The world's deadliest sharks by Nick Healy( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 330 libraries worldwide
"Describes in countdown format 10 of the world's most dangerous sharks"--Provided by publisher
If you were a period by Nick Healy( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 276 libraries worldwide
Explains the grammatical function of the period in a sentence
Fawn Braun's big city blues by Nick Healy( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 244 libraries worldwide
Fawn wants to leave her family's Pfeffernut County farm and move to the big city as soon as she can and, in the meantime, pretends she is already there, but her friend and neighbor Larry is determined to keep her where she belongs
Louie the layabout by Nick Healy( Book )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 232 libraries worldwide
People think Louie is a layabout but he really wants to do great things, he simply cannot figure out how someone too tall for ordinary tasks can reach that goal, until a farmer in Pfeffernut County sees his potential and finds a way
The big pig by Nick Healy( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 218 libraries worldwide
When Uncle Pete takes Cliff and Henry to the state fair, they sample their way through the longest hot dog, the fastest roller coaster, and the thickest chocolate shakes, while on the way to see the biggest pig
Harriet Tubman : conductor to freedom by Nick Healy( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 216 libraries worldwide
Introduction to the life of Harriet Tubman, who spoke out against slavery in the United States and saved hundreds of African Americans by leading them north on the Underground Railroad
Roberto Clemente : baseball legend by Nick Healy( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
An introduction to the life of Roberto Clemente, the baseball superstar from Puerto Rico who is remembered for his talent on the field and his humanitarian efforts off the field
Sammy Sosa : baseball superstar by Nick Healy( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 200 libraries worldwide
"An introduction to the life of Sammy Sosa, the Hispanic man who was born in the Dominican Republic and became a baseball superstar, while still remembering and giving to his home country and family"--Provided by publisher
Billy the Kid by Nick Healy( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 195 libraries worldwide
Profiles the life and legends related to the famous outlaw known as Billy the Kid
Marie Curie by Nick Healy( Book )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
"The facts are amazing, both the life story and the...science: how Curie overcame discrimination against women and came from Poland to study at the Sorbonne; how she and her husband, Pierre, launched the nuclear age when they identified radium, a discovery for which they shared the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1903. After his death Marie became the first female professor in France and won a second Nobel Prize, for chemistry, in 1911. Best of all are the final pages that take excerpts from notes that concluded her 1923 biography of her husband"--Booklist
Enduro racing by Nick Healy( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
"Describes the sport of enduro racing, the types of motorcycles used, major competitions, and athletes involved"--Provided by publisher
Jack Johnson by Nick Healy( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the life of early twentieth-century boxer Jack Johnson, describing his childhood in Texas, his start in the sport, and his accomplishments, including becoming the first African-American world heavyweight champion
Bill Russell by Nick Healy( Book )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
Profiles Bill Russell, whose career as an outstanding rebounder for the Boston Celtics led him to become the first African American elected to the Basketball Hall of Fame and the first African American to coach in the NBA
Muhammad Ali by Nick Healy( Book )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 138 libraries worldwide
A profile of the heavyweight boxing champion, Muhammad Ali
Paul Robeson by Nick Healy( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
These biographies, split between the Harlem Renaissance and the Civil Rights movement, allow readers to get a sense of the time period each subject lived in, by telling the stories of musicians, writers, and actors whose perseverance and unique qualities continue to set examples today. Readers will be inspired to learn about the lives of sixteen well-known African-Americans who overcame adversity and hardships, while making their marks in the world of art and entertainment
The piano by Nick Healy( Book )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
Traces the history of the piano, from its creation to modern times and the man who created it
It takes you over : stories by Nick Healy( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Il pianoforte by Nick Healy( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in Italian and held by 17 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Healy, Nicholas M. 1969-
Healy, Nick
Languages
English (34)
Italian (1)
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