skip to content

Humphrey, Paul 1952-

Overview
Works: 127 works in 300 publications in 3 languages and 9,502 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Composer
Classifications: QP458, 612.86
Publication Timeline
Key
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 )
11 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 386 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
Below the green pond by Paul Humphrey( Book )
5 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and French and held by 323 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 315 libraries worldwide
Drawings, photographs, and brief captions depict children telling what is special about themselves and their friends and relatives
Building a castle by Paul Humphrey( Book )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 306 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
In the deep, dark forest by Paul Humphrey( Book )
3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 292 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 289 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 285 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 282 libraries worldwide
In briefly captioned drawings and photographs, a father tells his son and daughter what things were like when he was young
How to make a card by Paul Humphrey( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 264 libraries worldwide
Step-by-step directions on making a card
Wonders of the world by Paul Humphrey( Book )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 257 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 mask by Paul Humphrey( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 250 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 247 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 241 libraries worldwide
Step by step directions on how to make a bread dough ornament
Look out for strangers by Paul Humphrey( Book )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 193 libraries worldwide
Explains how best to deal with approaches by strangers, and provides some rules to remember. Suggested level: junior
Electricity by Paul Humphrey( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 161 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 158 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
Water by Angela Webb( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
Follows the cycle of water as it falls into lakes and rivers, is diverted into reservoirs, gets treated, goes through pipes to storage reservoirs, then to individual buildings and is piped around a house. Describes the discharge of waste water into the sewerage system and the treatment and disposal of sewage. Considers the importance of keeping waterways free of pollution and the conservation of water. Suggested level: primary
Signs of spring by Paul Humphrey( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
Smelling by Henry Pluckrose( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
Text and photographs present smells found in a bakery, shoe store, garden, and around the house
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Alternative Names
험프리, 폴
Languages
English (74)
French (9)
Portuguese (1)
Covers
Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.