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Healy, Nick

Overview
Works: 32 works in 54 publications in 1 language and 4,247 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  Short stories  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Editor
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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 )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 457 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 )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 394 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 315 libraries worldwide
"Describes in countdown format 10 of the world's most dangerous sharks"--Provided by publisher
Love & profanity : a collection of true, tortured, wild, hilarious, concise, and intense tales of teenage life ( Book )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
"A collection of short, true stories by well-known and up-and-coming YA authors on the teenage experience"--
If you were a period by Nick Healy( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 282 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 239 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 228 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 )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 226 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 )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 207 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 206 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
Billy the Kid by Nick Healy( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 183 libraries worldwide
Profiles the life and legends related to the famous outlaw known as Billy the Kid
Sammy Sosa : baseball superstar by Nick Healy( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 177 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
Enduro racing by Nick Healy( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 171 libraries worldwide
"Describes the sport of enduro racing, the types of motorcycles used, major competitions, and athletes involved"--Provided by publisher
Muhammad Ali by Nick Healy( Book )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
A profile of the heavyweight boxing champion, Muhammad Ali
Jack Johnson by Nick Healy( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 130 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 )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 127 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
The piano by Nick Healy( Book )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 120 libraries worldwide
Traces the history of the piano, from its creation to modern times and the man who created it
Paul Robeson by Nick Healy( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 117 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
Image & imagination : ideas and inspiration for teen writers by Nick Healy( Book )
4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
"More than 150 compelling photos and provocative writing prompts work together in this hybrid photo book/journal to inspire young adults to think, dream, create. Writers looking for inspiration and ideas will find what they need here. Image and Imagination is a repository of story starters, a practice space for fun and informal writing, and a turnkey to unlock the writer within."--
It takes you over : stories by Nick Healy( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
An elderly man caught with a hooker, a daughter outsmarting the IRS—Nick Healy’s stories are about rough relationships and the insular lifestyle of small towns, proving that "Minnesota Nice" isn’t all the state contains
 
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Alternative Names
Healy, Nicholas M. 1969-
Healy, Nick
Languages
English (42)
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