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Lilly, Melinda

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Works: 87 works in 198 publications in 2 languages and 11,459 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Folklore  History  Legends  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author
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Publications about Melinda Lilly
Publications by Melinda Lilly
Most widely held works by Melinda Lilly
La serpiente y el dolor de muelas : mito maya by Melinda Lilly( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 327 libraries worldwide
An old witch who lives in a cave in a volcano with a fiery snake uses her wits to keep the serpent from destroying her village
Mira y la piedra by Melinda Lilly( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in Spanish and English and held by 305 libraries worldwide
After befriending a clever tortoise while lost in the Brazilian rainforest, a young Kulina girl helps it keep from becoming her father's dinner
La canción del sol : mito azteca by Melinda Lilly( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in Spanish and English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
Eagle Warrior tries to find a way to free his fellow musicians who have been captured by the jealous Sun because they have only honored the Spirit of the Night
Spider and his son find wisdom : an Akan tale by Melinda Lilly( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 226 libraries worldwide
While trying to gather up all the wisdom he thinks he has wasted on the villagers, Ananse the spider learns something new himself
Knight by Melinda Lilly( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 224 libraries worldwide
Presents some of the details of the training and life of a knight in the Middle Ages
From slavery to freedom by Melinda Lilly( Book )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in Spanish and English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
Introduces the Underground Railroad, a group of people and places through which runaway slaves escaped to freedom before the Civil War
The Boston Tea Party by Melinda Lilly( Book )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 212 libraries worldwide
This book presents a simple description of the 1773 event known as the Boston Tea Party, at which American colonists dumped English tea into the sea rather than pay taxes on it
Peasant by Melinda Lilly( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
An introduction to the work and social life of peasants in Europe in the Middle Ages
Princess by Melinda Lilly( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 199 libraries worldwide
Presents some of the details of the life of a princess or queen in Europe in the Middle Ages
The journey of Columbus by Melinda Lilly( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in Spanish and English and held by 196 libraries worldwide
Briefly presents Christopher Columbus's 1492 journey from Spain into the unknown
Pilgrim by Melinda Lilly( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 173 libraries worldwide
Introduces the way of life of the Christian pilgrim of the Middle Ages, looking at the foods one might have eaten, sights visited, and objects sought along the way
Minstrel by Melinda Lilly( Book )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 171 libraries worldwide
An introduction to the music and life of a minstrel in Europe in the Middle Ages
Misiones españolas by Melinda Lilly( Book )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 166 libraries worldwide
Introduces Information About How The Missions Started, How They Were Taken Over By The Spanish, The Rebellion, And Biographies Of The People Who Were There During This Time. Correlated To Common Core, Texas TEKS, Virginia Sols, And Georgia Performance Standards
St. Augustine by Melinda Lilly( Book )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 156 libraries worldwide
This is an introduction to St. Augustine, Florida, the oldest city in the United States
Water and ice by Melinda Lilly( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
Simple text and illustrations describe the properties of water and ice
Rocks by Melinda Lilly( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Simple text and illustrations describe the properties of the three types of rocks, sedimentary, igneous, and metamorphic
Me and my shadow by Melinda Lilly( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Explains what shadows are and how to make them
Hot and cold by Melinda Lilly( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Explains how to tell temperature, compares how various objects conduct heat, and explains what dew is
Sun and Moon by Melinda Lilly( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Simple text and illustrations describe the properties of the Sun and the Moon
Energy by Melinda Lilly( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
Simple text and illustrations describe what energy is, focusing on static electrcity as one example
 
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Alternative Names
Thompson, Melinda Lilly
Languages
English (59)
Spanish (25)
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