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Foley, Tim 1962-

Works: 99 works in 127 publications in 3 languages and 8,752 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History  Fiction  Biographies  Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Poetry  Stories in rhyme 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: TL540.W7, B
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Publications about Tim Foley
Publications by Tim Foley
Most widely held works about Tim Foley
Most widely held works by Tim Foley
A coven of witches by Joseph Delaney( Book )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,040 libraries worldwide
Separate tales reveal the backgrounds of four terrifying witches, including Alice and the Spook's love, Meg
Who were the Wright Brothers? by James Buckley( Book )
6 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 753 libraries worldwide
Presents the lives and accomplishments of the Wright brothers, high school dropouts from Dayton, Ohio, who started out repairing bicycles and went on to build and fly the first successful airplane
Who Was Laura Ingalls Wilder? by Patricia Demuth( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 602 libraries worldwide
"Born in 1867 in the "Big Woods" in Wisconsin, Laura experienced both the hardship and the adventure of living on the frontier. It wasn't until after she was sixty that Laura Ingalls Wilder started chronicling those times, which resulted in nine Little House books, a hit TV series that ran for eight years, and her own permanent place as a heroine of the American West"--
Who was Isaac Newton? by Janet B Pascal( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 585 libraries worldwide
Highlights the life and career of the genius physicist, discussing his childhood years, his time at Cambridge, and his landmark book, known as the "Principia."
What was the Lewis and Clark Expedition? by Judith St. George( Book )
2 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in Spanish and English and held by 583 libraries worldwide
Presents an account of the two-and-a-half-year expedition that yielded vast knowledge of the West, geographically and scientifically
Who was Julius Caesar? by Nico Medina( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 543 libraries worldwide
Looks at the life and accomplishments of the ancient Roman general and leader
What is the Panama Canal? by Janet B Pascal( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 516 libraries worldwide
"Before 1914, traveling from the East Coast to the West Coast meant going by land across the entire United States. To go by sea involved a long journey around South America and north along the Pacific Coast. But then, in a dangerous and amazing feat of engineering, a 48-mile-long channel was dug through Panama, creating the worlds most famous shortcut: the Panama Canal!"
Who was Robert Ripley? by Kirsten Anderson( Book )
3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 496 libraries worldwide
"Enter a world of shrunken heads, mystic holy men, shriveled aliens, and bizarre relics in the delightfully odd tale of Robert Ripley. Born in California, Ripley began his career as a sports cartoonist. He went on to chronicle global records and oddities in his weekly column, Believe It Or Not! After publishing mogul William Randolph Hearst took an interest in the column, it became a syndicated global success. Ripley spent his life traveling to more than 200 countries in search of strange objects and interesting facts. His penchant for the peculiar launched an entertainment empire, and his collection of artifacts can be seen worldwide at his famous Odditoriums. Believe It Or Not!"--
Who was Edgar Allan Poe? by Jim Gigliotti( Book )
2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 454 libraries worldwide
Filled with broken hearts and black ravens, Edgar Allan Poe's ghastly tales have delighted readers for centuries. Born in Boston in 1809, Poe was orphaned at age two. He was soon adopted by a Virginia family who worked as tombstone merchants. In 1827 he enlisted in the Army and subsequently failed out of West Point. His first published story, The Raven, was a huge success, but his joy was overshadowed by the death of his wife. Poe devoted his life to writing and his tragic life often inspired his work. He is considered to be the inventor of detective fiction and the father of American mystery writers. His work continues to influence popular culture through films, music, literature, and television
Life with Lily by Mary Ann Kinsinger( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 391 libraries worldwide
Introduces Lily Lapp who, beginning at age five, finds opportunities for blessings, laughter, learning, and mischief as she explores her Amish community, welcomes a new baby brother, begins school, and spends time with family and friends
Who was Milton Bradley? by Kirsten Anderson( Book )
2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 346 libraries worldwide
"Meet the man behind the board games: Milton Bradley. Born in Maine in 1836, Milton Bradley moved with his family to the working-class city of Lowell, Massachusetts, at age 11. His early life consisted of several highs and lows, from graduating high school and attending Harvard to getting laid off and losing his first wife. These experiences gave Bradley the idea for his first board game: The Checkered Game of Life. He produced and sold Life across the country and it quickly became a national sensation. Working with his company, the Milton Bradley Company, he continued to produce board games, crayons, and kid-friendly school supplies for the rest of his life. He is often credited as the father of board games, and the Milton Bradley Company has created Battleship, Jenga, Yahtzee, Trouble, and many more classic games"--
Where is Niagara Falls? by Megan Stine( Book )
2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 310 libraries worldwide
People from all over the world come to explore Niagara: among them the daredevils determined to tumble down or walk across the falls on tightrope. Learn about the hare-brained stunts and how the falls were formed and how--one day--they will disappear
A big year for Lily by Mary Ann Kinsinger( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 266 libraries worldwide
"Continues the story of Amish Lily, her brothers, and her parents as she goes to school, makes new friends, and helps her mother and father as the family grows"--
The Bambino : the story of Babe Ruth's legendary 1927 season by Nelson Yomtov( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 240 libraries worldwide
In graphic novel format, follows Babe Ruth through the 1927 season and describes his attempt to break his own home run record
What was the Great Chicago Fire? by Janet B Pascal( Book )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
"Did the Great Chicago Fire really start after a cow kicked over a lantern in a barn? Find out the truth in this addition to the What Was? series. On Sunday, October 8, 1871, a fire started on the south side of Chicago. A long drought made the neighborhood go up in flames. And practically everything that could go wrong did. Firemen first went to the wrong location. Fierce winds helped the blaze jump the Chicago River twice. The Chicago Waterworks burned down, making it impossible to fight the fire. Finally after two days, Mother Nature took over, with rain smothering the flames. This overview of a stupendous disaster not only covers the fire but explores the whole history of fire fighting"--
Pink lemonade : poems for children by Annie M. G Schmidt( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
An illustrated collection of more than forty poems which include characters such as Miss Lickapan, Isabelle Caramella and her white cat, and a pig that wanted a career
Compare & contrast : using comparisons and contrasts to build comprehension : [grades 5-6] by Jennifer Rozines Roy( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Activities designed to improve reading comprehension
The trash can review by Joanne E De Jonge( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Discusses the growing problem of waste disposal and how it can be handled in a way that helps save the environment
Time & money by Bill Linderman( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
The Mother Goose news by Claire Janosik Griffin( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
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Foley, Tim
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English (44)
Spanish (2)
Polish (2)
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