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Comport, Sally Wern

Overview
Works: 70 works in 179 publications in 4 languages and 20,080 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Drama  Tragedies (Drama)  Biography  Young adult works  Picture books  History  Detective and mystery fiction  Horror tales 
Roles: Illustrator, Editor, Author
Classifications: PR2807.A2, FIC
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Publications about Sally Wern Comport
Publications by Sally Wern Comport
Most widely held works by Sally Wern Comport
How to disappear completely and never be found by Sara Nickerson( Book )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 1,435 libraries worldwide
With a swimming medal, the key to a mansion, and a comic book about a half-man/half-rat as her only clues, a twelve-year-old girl seeks the true story of her father's mysterious death four years earlier near an island in the Pacific Northwest. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
Brave Margaret : an Irish adventure by Robert D San Souci( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 1,110 libraries worldwide
In this retelling of an Irish folktale, a brave young woman battles a sea serpent and rescues her true love from a giant
The dark pond by Joseph Bruchac( Book )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 1,101 libraries worldwide
After he feels a mysterious pull drawing him toward a dark, shadowy pond in the woods surrounding North Mountains School, Armie looks to the tales of his Shawnee ancestors for guidance about the dangerous monster lurking in the water
Bearwalker by Joseph Bruchac( Book )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,048 libraries worldwide
Although the littlest student in his class, thirteen-year-old Baron Braun calls upon the strength and wisdom of his Mohawk ancestors to face both man and beast when he tries to get help for his classmates, who are being terrorized during a school field trip in the Adirondacks
The story of Thanksgiving by Robert Merrill Bartlett( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 994 libraries worldwide
Relates the history and customs of Thanksgiving, from the harvest festivals of the ancient world and the first Thanksgiving in colonial America to today's celebrations
The return of Skeleton Man by Joseph Bruchac( Book )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 980 libraries worldwide
When Molly and her parents attend a conference at Mohonk Mountain House, Molly begins to fear that she is being watched by the very man who kidnapped and tried to kill them all the previous year
Whisper in the dark by Joseph Bruchac( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 846 libraries worldwide
An ancient and terrifying Narragansett nativeAmerican legend begins to come true for a teenage longdistance runner, whose recovery from the accident that killed her parents has stunned everyone, including her guardian aunt in Providence, Rhode Island
Vampire State Building by Elizabeth Levy( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 764 libraries worldwide
Eleven-year-old Sam Bamford's on-line chess pal is in New York to play in a tournament, but Sam's sister and cousin are wary because Vlad has pointy teeth, comes from Romania, and admits to keeping secrets
The black paw by Heather Vogel Frederick( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 725 libraries worldwide
Two fifth-graders who are the targets of bullies and a mouse spy who has not only lost her job but is also on a mobster rat's hit list, meet at Washington D.C.'s International Spy Museum and go under cover to help each other out
Hanging off Jefferson's nose : growing up on Mount Rushmore by Tina Nichols Coury( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 691 libraries worldwide
Lincoln Borglum was the son of Gutzon Borglum, the man who dreamed up the idea of carving four presidents' faces into the rockface of Mount Rushmore. The younger Borglum was the man who actually completed the project, and this is his story
The great expedition of Lewis and Clark : by Private Reubin Field, member of the Corps of Discovery by Judith Edwards( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 681 libraries worldwide
An account, told in the words of one participant, of the difficulties and wonders that were part of the Lewis and Clark expedition to explore the land obtained as part of the Louisiana Purchase
Who's saying what in Jamestown, Thomas Savage? by Jean Fritz( Book )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 654 libraries worldwide
A biography of Thomas Savage, one of the early colonists of Jamestown, Virginia, who was sent to live among the Indians in order to learn their language and become an interpreter
First kids by Kathryn Gibbs Davis( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 569 libraries worldwide
Discusses what life is like in the White House and presents anecdotes about the children of presidents Lincoln, Grant, Theodore Roosevelt, Coolidge, Kennedy, and Clinton
For your paws only by Heather Vogel Frederick( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 562 libraries worldwide
When the infamous and formerly illiterate rat leader Roquefort Dupont is found reading a book at the Library of Congress, the mice fear that their future is bleak
American poetry ( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 553 libraries worldwide
Contains a collection of poetry that spans two centuries and provides a diverse point of view of American life. American Poetry offers a collection of 26 verses by our finest poets, all with their unique perspective on the land they loved and accompanied by remarkable paintings that enhance the meaning of the words. Here, beautifully illustrated, are such unforgettable works
Ada's violin : the story of the Recycled Orchestra of Paraguay by Susan Hood( Book )
3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 479 libraries worldwide
A town built on a landfill. A community in need of hope. A girl with a dream. A man with a vision. An ingenious idea
Love will see you through : Martin Luther King Jr.'s six guiding beliefs (as told by his niece) by Angela Farris Watkins( Book )
2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 461 libraries worldwide
The niece of Martin Luther King Jr. reveals six timeless and universal principles that encompass the civil rights leader's greatest legacy, reinforcing the truth that "the universe honors love."
Treasure Island by Catherine Nichols( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 454 libraries worldwide
A brief, simplified retelling of the episode in "Treasure Island" during which Jim Hawkins gives Squire Tralawney a packet left behind by a sea captain staying at Jim's parents' inn, and which pirates are trying to find
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 400 libraries worldwide
A prose retelling of Shakespeare's play about treachery and murder in the kingdom of Denmark. Includes background information, character summary, and commonly asked questions
 
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Alternative Names
Komporta, Sallija Verna
Wern Comport, Sally
Languages
English (75)
Italian (4)
Swedish (2)
Spanish (1)
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