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Keenan, Sheila

Overview
Works: 49 works in 87 publications in 3 languages and 8,728 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Encyclopedias  Sources  Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Biography  Fiction  Guidebooks  Horror comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: HQ1410, 973
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Publications about Sheila Keenan
Publications by Sheila Keenan
Most widely held works by Sheila Keenan
Scholastic encyclopedia of women in the United States by Sheila Keenan( Book )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 1,234 libraries worldwide
Brief illustrated articles profile significant women in American history, including Abigail Adams, Molly Pitcher, and Nellie Bly
Castle : how it works by David Macaulay( Book )
5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,221 libraries worldwide
Follows the planning, construction, and ultimate testing in battle of a typical fortress with adjoining town built by the English during the Middle Ages
O, say can you see? : American symbols and landmarks by Sheila Keenan( Book )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 1,145 libraries worldwide
There are stars-and-stripes T-shirts. There are Statue of Liberty pencil sharpeners. There's an eagle on our money and Uncle Sam Halloween costumes. Symbols are everywhere ... but where do they come from? What do they mean? How does something become a symbol?This celebration of twenty of America's important places, interesting objects, and inspiring words is for the youngest Americans. Each symbol is decribed on a two-page spread that is decorated with fun, bright pastels. Plymouth Rock, the White House, Ellis Island, Mount Rushmore, the flag, the eagle, Uncle Sam, the national anthem. Reveals the exciting stories behind the many symbols, landmarks, and documents that have shaped American history, including Plymouth Rock, the White House, Ellis Island, the flag, Uncle Sam, the National Anthem, and the Pledge of Allegiance
Toilet : how it works by David Macaulay( Book )
5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 987 libraries worldwide
Follows a tour of the bathroom and the sewer system, from the family toilets to municipal water treatment plants
Animals in the house : a history of pets and people by Sheila Keenan( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 911 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of pets through the ages and the people who kept them, including famous pets and pet owners
Eye : how it works by David Macaulay( Book )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 812 libraries worldwide
Introduces young readers to the nature and structure of the eye and the process through which the eye and the brain work together to create vision
Gods, goddesses, and monsters : an encyclopedia of world mythology by Sheila Keenan( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 777 libraries worldwide
Discusses the characters and themes of the myths of peoples from Asia to Africa to North and South America
Greetings from the 50 states : how they got their names by Sheila Keenan( Book )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 581 libraries worldwide
The story behind each state's name and nickname is told in this informative book providing historical facts, fun trivia, and a helpful geography lesson
Gods, goddesses, and monsters : a book of world mythology by Sheila Keenan( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 214 libraries worldwide
This comprehensive look at mythology describes central mythical figures, summarizes their stories, and highlights the ceremonies, festivals, and customs associated with each figure. Each of the fifteen chapters covers a separate area of the world. Sidebars encourage children to make connections between cultures by pointing out the similarities of customs and beliefs among them and the influences of myth on literature and language
Frederick Douglass : portrait of a freedom fighter by Sheila Keenan( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 174 libraries worldwide
Traces the life of the black abolitionist, from his early years in slavery to his later success as a persuasive editor, orator, and writer
What the painter sees ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
See what the painter sees in a voyage of discovery through time from a medieval illuminated manuscript to abstract art, from realistic portraiture to Cubism, and religious painting to paintings of everyday people
The battling bands by Frank Cammuso( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
A battle is looming at Camelot Middle School--a battle of the bands, that is! Artie, Wayne, and Percy enter the talent show seeking fame and fortune. But only one of them plays an instrument: Percy. And he plays the tuba. Their only hope of winning is finding the long-lost "Singing Sword," the fabled instrument of awesome power
Scary summer ( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Graphic novel adaptations of three of R.L. Stine's Goosebumps books
Scary summer by R. L Stine( Book )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Three graphic novels based on three fictional stories from the Goosebumps series originally written by R.L. Stine
Mesure, mesurons, mesurez! by Sheila Keenan( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in French and English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Frommer's comprehensive travel guide, Athens by John Macneill( Book )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Lili grand coeur by Sheila Keenan( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in French and English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Down, boy! : a history of pets and people by Sheila Keenan( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Hola, lunes by Sheila Keenan( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in Spanish and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Follows a number of different people on their way to their respective jobs on a Monday morning
Movies : book and activity kit by Sheila Keenan( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
 
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English (50)
French (4)
Spanish (1)
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