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Humphrey, Paul 1952-

Overview
Works: 146 works in 308 publications in 4 languages and 8,696 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Composer
Classifications: PZ7.H8973, E
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Paul Humphrey
Publications by Paul Humphrey
Most widely held works by Paul Humphrey
What was it like before the telephone? by Paul Humphrey( Book )
12 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 354 libraries worldwide
Discussion of the methods of communication used before the telephone was invented, including drums, smoke signals, semaphore towers, carrier pigeons, the stage coach, the Pony Express, lanterns, Morse code, and the telegraph
Building a castle by Paul Humphrey( Book )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 322 libraries worldwide
Have you ever wondered how castles were built? In Building a castle, you'll discover what it was like to wrok on a castle construction site. Find out why carpenters were highly paid, how a medieval crane worked, and why a castle's moat was so important
Below the green pond by Paul Humphrey( Book )
3 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 294 libraries worldwide
Looks at the animals and insects that live on and below the surface of the green pond
I'm special! by Paul Humphrey( Book )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 286 libraries worldwide
Drawings, photographs, and brief captions depict children telling what is special about themselves and their friends and relatives
In the deep, dark forest by Paul Humphrey( Book )
3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 281 libraries worldwide
Looks at different plants and animals that live in the forest
People everywhere by Paul Humphrey( Book )
6 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in French and English and held by 272 libraries worldwide
Provides glimpse of daily life and clothing in Northern Canada, Guatemala, Brazil, Gambia, Greece, Saudi Arabia, India, Thailand, China, the Philippines, and Australia
In Grandma's day by Paul Humphrey( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 266 libraries worldwide
While visiting their grandma, two children learn about what life was like when she was young
In Dad's day by Paul Humphrey( Book )
5 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 265 libraries worldwide
In briefly captioned drawings and photographs, a father tells his son adn daughter what things were like when he was young
Wonders of the world by Paul Humphrey( Book )
3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 249 libraries worldwide
Climb into the magic helicopter and visit Old Faithful, the Grand Canyon, a volcano in Hawaii, the Great Barrier Reef, Ayers Rock, the rain forests in Indonesia, Mount Everest, the Sahara Desert, Norway, and the Cheddar Caves
How to make a card by Paul Humphrey( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 238 libraries worldwide
Step-by-step directions on making a card
How to make a mask by Paul Humphrey( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 230 libraries worldwide
Step-by-step directions on making a paper plate mask
Weather by Paul Humphrey( Book )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 219 libraries worldwide
Explores all kinds of weather phenomena, including sun, rain, wind, hurricanes, tornadoes, and snow
How to make a present by Paul Humphrey( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 216 libraries worldwide
Step by step directions on how to make a bread dough ornament
Look out on the road by Paul Humphrey( Book )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and Welsh and held by 198 libraries worldwide
Gives information about crossing the road safely, safety on bicycles, wearing seatbelts in cars, etc
Look out for strangers by Paul Humphrey( Book )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 163 libraries worldwide
A no-nonsense book with a strong safety message for young children about how they should avoid potentially dangerous situations. The narrative throughout is in simple straightforward language, which is undramatic and reassuring whilst stressing dangers
Electricity by Paul Humphrey( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
Looks at how electricity is generated and supplied, and how we use electricity in our daily lives. Suggested level: primary
Rubbish : where does it come from? : where does it go? by Paul Humphrey( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Describes various types of rubbish produced in the home, what happens to it at the rubbish dump and the opportunities for recycling rubbish. Suggested level: primary
Things to do at the seaside by Paul Humphrey( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
Winter by Paul Humphrey( Book )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
5 yrs+
Autumn by Paul Humphrey( Book )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
Explores the four seasons and the changes that occur during each season. Top-quality photographs are supported by the very simplest of texts. Each book concludes with some seasonal activites
 
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Alternative Names
험프리, 폴 1952-
Languages
English (81)
French (7)
Welsh (2)
Portuguese (1)
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