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Walker, Sally M.

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Works: 131 works in 456 publications in 2 languages and 52,707 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Observations  Fiction  Biography  Picture books  Readers (Publications) 
Roles: Author, Editor
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Publications about Sally M Walker
Publications by Sally M Walker
Most widely held works by Sally M Walker
Written in bone : buried lives of Jamestown and Colonial Maryland by Sally M Walker( Book )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,445 libraries worldwide
This book reports on the work of forensic scientists who are excavating grave sites in James Fort, in Jamestown, Virginia, to understand the people who lived in the Chesapeake Bay area in the 1600s and 1700s
We are the weather makers : the history of climate change by Sally M Walker( Book )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 2,089 libraries worldwide
First published for an adult readership, The Weather Makers got kudos for its solid science and powerful message. Now this accessible edition speaks directly to young adults, offering a clear look at the history of climate change, how matters will unfold over the next century, and what we can do to prevent a cataclysmic future. Newly featured are twenty-five practical tips for living a greener lifestyle--at home, in school, in the community, and ultimately, on Earth
Blizzard of glass : the Halifax explosion of 1917 by Sally M Walker( Book )
9 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,467 libraries worldwide
Recounts the story from World War I in which two towns were leveled and almost two thousand people killed following the collison of two warships in Halifax Harbour and a blizzard that dumped over a foot of snow in the area
Winnie : the true story of the bear who inspired Winnie-the-Pooh by Sally M Walker( Book )
3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,428 libraries worldwide
"When Harry Colebourn saw a baby bear at a train station, he knew he could care for it. Harry was a veterinarian. But he was also a soldier in training during World War I. Harry named the bear Winnie, short for Winnipeg, his company's home town, and he brought her along to the military camp in England. Winnie followed Harry everywhere and slept under his cot every night. Before long, she became the regiment's much-loved mascot. But who could care for the bear when Harry went to battle? Harry found just the right place for Winnie--the London Zoo. There a boy named Christopher Robin played with Winnie--he could care for this bear too!"--
Sea horses by Sally M Walker( Book )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,091 libraries worldwide
Describes the physical characteristics, life cycle, and behavior of sea horse as well as efforts to protect them
The 18 penny goose by Sally M Walker( Book )
7 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 1,017 libraries worldwide
Eight-year-old Letty attempts to save her pet goose from marauding British soldiers in New Jersey during the Revolutionary War
Rhinos by Sally M Walker( Book )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 931 libraries worldwide
Describes the physical characteristics, life cycle, behavior, and conservation of rhinos. An introduction to rhinos that stresses their present near extinction and conservation efforts. Carolrhoda's acclaimed Nature Watch series explores the life cycle of animals and plants through splendid full-color photographs and clear text. Includes glossary, index, and diagrams. Supports the national science education standards Unifying Concepts and Processes: Systems, Order, and Organization; Unifying Concepts and Processes: Form and Function; Life Science; and Science in Personal and Social Perspectives as outlined by the National Academics of Science and endorsed by the National Science Teachers Association
Druscilla's Halloween by Sally M Walker( Book )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 920 libraries worldwide
In the time when witches tiptoe about to have their Halloween fun, ancient Druscilla knows her creaking knees will prevent her from being sneaky and sets out to find a silent conveyance for herself, her cat, and her jack-o-lantern
Glaciers : ice on the move by Sally M Walker( Book )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 840 libraries worldwide
Describes the formation and movement of different types of glaciers, their effects on the land, and how scientists study glaciers
Frozen secrets : Antarctica revealed by Sally M Walker( Book )
7 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 838 libraries worldwide
Introduces Antarctica, presenting the history of its exploration and the current research efforts underway to investigate its geography, climate, and fossils of the past, and monitor the effects of global warming on its glaciers
Electricity by Sally M Walker( Book )
13 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 708 libraries worldwide
Learn all about electricity using simple experiments
Volcanoes : earth's inner fire by Sally M Walker( Book )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 585 libraries worldwide
Describes volcanoes, where they form, the kinds of lava and landforms they create, and how volcanologists are learning to predict eruptions
Pulleys by Sally M Walker( Book )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 501 libraries worldwide
What are pulleys? Look around and you will see that these machines are everywhere. Discover how they are used and how they make work easier!
Inclined planes and wedges by Sally M Walker( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 487 libraries worldwide
Look around you and you will see these simple machines everywhere. Discover how inclined planes and wedges are used and how they make work easier!
Wheels and axles by Sally M Walker( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 483 libraries worldwide
Uses everyday examples to show how wheels and axles function as simple machines
 
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Alternative Names
Sally M. Walker American writer of children's nonfiction
Walker, Sally
워커, 샐리 M
ウォーカー, サリー・M.
Languages
English (89)
Spanish (2)
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