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Sjonger, Rebecca

Overview
Works: 103 works in 315 publications in 3 languages and 19,167 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  History  Instructional and educational works  Children's audiobooks  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Translator
Classifications: SF426.5, 636.707
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rebecca Sjonger
Puppies by Rebecca Sjonger( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the selection, care and handling, and safety of having puppies as pets
Hamsters by Rebecca Sjonger( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the selection, care and handling, and safety issues of having hamsters as pets
Maker projects for kids who love games by Rebecca Sjonger( Book )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a history of games, describes the game design process, examines playtesting, and offers step-by-step instructions for game-themed projects
Explore Antarctica by Bobbie Kalman( Book )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to Antarctica, with emphasis on its geography and natural history
Gerbils by Rebecca Sjonger( Book )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the selection, care and handling, and safety of having gerbils as pets
Maker projects for kids who love music by Rebecca Sjonger( )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From inspiring profiles of key Maker musicians, to learning the components of different musical instruments, readers will discover how music works in harmony with the Maker movement
Mice by Rebecca Sjonger( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and French and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the selection, care and handling, and safety of having mice as pets
The water cycle by Bobbie Kalman( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses how water forms, how to keep it clean, and its importance to humans and the ecology. All life on Earth depends on the water cycle! The Water Cycle is a fascinating book that introduces children to this important cycle using a clear, step-by-step approach. Kids will learn about how different processes, including evaporation, condensation, precipitation, and run-off, work together to move water from the ground to the air and then back down again. Full-color diagrams and beautiful images accompany clear text to help make the water cycle come alive for kids as they learn: How plants contribute to the water cycle through transpiration; How water trapped underground for thousands of years remains part of the water cycle; The importance of water to all living things; Ways in which people can help protect Earth's water and keep it clean
The life cycle of a polar bear by Rebecca Sjonger( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and French and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, life cycle, and natural environment of the polar bear
Plants in different habitats by Bobbie Kalman( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses plants that grow in different habitats, how they survive, their importance to the ecosystem
Everyday insects by Bobbie Kalman( )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines all kinds of insects including detailed information about each one
Explore Africa by Bobbie Kalman( Book )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides facts about Africa's countries and its geography. Topics covered include: Africa's mountains, including Mount Kilimanjaro, and valleys; Africa's waterways, including the longest river in the world; African culture; and popular tourist destinations in Africa
Explore Asia by Bobbie Kalman( Book )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Full color photographs and detailed maps highlight Asia's major regions--Northern, Central, Western, Eastern, Southern, and Southeastern Asia. Simple text describes: the major Asian bodies of water and landforms; the climate in Asia; life in Asian forests, steppes, deserts, and other biomes; Asia's natural resources; and the differences between rural and urban areas
The amazing octopus by Bobbie Kalman( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores how these tentacled animals move through water, how they hunt, how they use camouflage and other protection defenses, and why octopuses are important in oceans around the world
A savanna habitat by Bobbie Kalman( )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces different animals that live in African savannas
Insect defenses by Bobbie Kalman( )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Insects live all over the world and are food for many animals, including other insects! Children will be fascinated to learn about the many ways these tiny creatures defend themselves against predators. Well-written text, full-color photographs, and clearly labeled illustrations help children discover: The senses insects use to avoid predators; How insects bite and sting to defend themselves; How insects blend in with their surroundings in order to remain unnoticed; How the brightly colored bodies of some insects warn predators to stay away
Maker projects for kids who love paper engineering by Rebecca Sjonger( )

5 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This interesting title unfolds the art and science of paper engineering. Readers interested in crafting and designing patterns and structures will be inspired to create "Maker" projects using paper--a medium readily accessible to any classroom or library. Kids will learn about popular trends and possibilities in paper engineering, and how great engineers in many different fields often visualize and create their most amazing projects in paper models first. Readers are encouraged to experiment with their own ideas and create products that are unique to their visions."--
Nations of the eastern Great Lakes by Rebecca Sjonger( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the customs, daily life, commerce, religion, government, future of the Native Americans who lived in the eastern Great Lakes region
Robotics engineering and our automated world by Rebecca Sjonger( )

5 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Robots are machines that follow a decision-making process when performing tasks. They are playing an increasing role in manufacturing, agriculture, medicine, mining, and aerospace, as well as in our everyday lives. Readers will learn how robotics engineers find new ways for robots to do work that would be dangerous, time-consuming, dull, or impossible for humans to perform. Real-life examples and a design challenge help students understand key concepts related to the engineering design process, and how robotics engineers play a vital role in expanding our knowledge of the universe."--
Life of the Powhatan by Rebecca Sjonger( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the Powhatan, their daily activities, customs, family life, religion, and the story of Pocahontas
 
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Sjonger, Rebecca 1975-

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