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Comport, Sally Wern

Overview
Works: 77 works in 208 publications in 4 languages and 21,113 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Biography  Picture books  Detective and mystery fiction  Fairy tales  History  Horror tales  Young adult works 
Roles: Illustrator, Editor, Author
Classifications: PZ7.S1947, FIC
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Publications about Sally Wern Comport
Publications by Sally Wern Comport
Most widely held works by Sally Wern Comport
Night wings by Joseph Bruchac( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 2,235 libraries worldwide
Overview: My dream from last night haunts me. I am still running, still trying to hide from something I cannot see. I know that it sees me with eyes that can pierce the darkness. I know that it hungers to take my life. Paul has always believed in the power of dreams. He knows that they are often warnings. Warnings that should be taken very seriously. Now his nightmare visions of a predatory winged creature are becoming all too real. And though Paul has always depended on the wisdom of his Abenaki ancestors' stories to guide his footsteps, no monster tale could have prepared him for what he is about to encounter, alone, at the top of one of the most dangerous mountains in the world
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 1,376 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
Brave Margaret : an Irish adventure by Robert D San Souci( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 1,092 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 )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 1,052 libraries worldwide
After he feels a mysterious pull drawing him toward a dark, shadowy pond in the woods, Armie looks to old Native American tales 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 1,019 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 )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 991 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
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 988 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
The return of Skeleton Man by Joseph Bruchac( Book )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 931 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 )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 803 libraries worldwide
An ancient and terrifying Narragansett native-American legend begins to come true for a teenage long-distance 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 714 libraries worldwide
Eleven-year-old Sam Bamford's on-line chess pal is in New York to play in a tournament, but Sam's brother and cousin are wary because Vlad has pointy teeth, comes from Romania, and admits to keeping secrets
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 699 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 black paw by Heather Vogel Frederick( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 679 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
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 663 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 653 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
Treasure Island by Catherine Nichols( Book )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 623 libraries worldwide
A brief, simplified retelling of the episode in "Treasure Island" during which Jim Hawkins spies on Long John Silver and his pirate band as they search for buried treasure, and meets a new friend who needs his help
First kids by Kathryn Gibbs Davis( Book )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 556 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 532 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
Love will see you through : Martin Luther King Jr.'s six guiding beliefs (as told by his niece) by Angela Farris Watkins( Book )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 502 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."
Dream march : Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and the March on Washington by Vaunda Micheaux Nelson( Book )
1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 314 libraries worldwide
An inspiring biography introducing children to the civil rights movement, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and the historic march on Washington. ? Step 3 Readers feature engaging characters in easy-to-follow plots about popular topics. For children who are ready to read on their own
 
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Alternative Names
Komporta, Sallija Verna
Wern Comport, Sally
コンポート, サリー・ワーン
Languages
English (90)
Italian (4)
Swedish (2)
Spanish (1)
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