WorldCat Identities

Petrie, Kristin 1970-

Overview
Works: 190 works in 435 publications in 2 languages and 33,508 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Biographies 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QP141, 613.2
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kristin Petrie
The food pyramid by Kristin Petrie( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and Indonesian and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the five food groups that are essential to a healthy diet and how to determine how much of each to eat
Vitamins are vital by Kristin Petrie( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes different kinds of vitamins and minerals, what foods provide these nutrients, and how they are used by the body
Naked mole rats by Kristin Petrie( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explore the naked mole rat's appearance, habitat, diet, life cycle, and predators
The digestive system by Kristin Petrie( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and Indonesian and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the organs used to digest food and the process of digestion
Nutrition anyone? by Kristin Petrie( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and Indonesian and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses what nutrition is, how what we eat affects our bodies, the importance of good nutrition, the digestive process, and more
Kinkajous by Kristin Petrie( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explore the kinkajou's appearance, habitat, diet, life cycle, and predators
Wombats by Kristin Petrie( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explore the wombat's appearance, habitat, diet, life cycle, and predators
Fennec foxes by Kristin Petrie( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Facts about nocturnal animals called Fennec Foxes
Tarsiers by Kristin Petrie( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about the tarsiers, a nocturnal animal
Aye-ayes by Kristin Petrie( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about these nocturnal creatures that live in Madagascar
Food and energy : striking a healthy balance by Kristin Petrie( Book )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From breakfast to dinner and everything in between, this title offers eager readers a fun look at energy balance. Bright, colorful photos will entice readers as they learn how to read nutrition labels and use serving sizes. Readers will also gain an understanding of the Food Guide Pyramid and ways to balance their energy in and energy out. Engaging chapters present skills for making smart food choices and approach issues related to BMI and body image in a straightforward, positive light. Smart sidebars highlight additional opportunities for exploring energy balance, while a full-page spread offers ideas from the Let's Move! campaign for balancing food and activity
The skeletal system by Kristin Petrie( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and Indonesian and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the skeletal system and how it works
The circulatory system by Kristin Petrie( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and Indonesian and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the importance of blood and describes how it is circulated throughout the body
The muscular system by Kristin Petrie( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the different types of muscles in your body and how they work
The respiratory system by Kristin Petrie( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and Indonesian and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how the parts and organs of the body work together to cause respiration
The nervous system by Kristin Petrie( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated introduction to the human nervous system
Food as fuel : nutrition for athletes by Kristin Petrie( Book )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the best foods and a proper diet for athletes, detailing the best types of food for a balanced diet, how many daily calories an athlete needs, and the importance of drinking water
Vasco da Gama by Kristin Petrie( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the fifteenth century voyages taken by Portuguese explorer Vasco da Gama, who furthered his nation's power by expanding trade routes to India
Henry Hudson by Kristin Petrie( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of Henry Hudson, an explorer, who searched persistently for a passage to Asia and in the process navigated the entire Hudson Strait
Ferdinand Magellan by Kristin Petrie( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the journeys of Ferdinand Magellan, including timelines, maps, colorful images, and discussion questions to promote further reading
 
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