WorldCat Identities

Spinner, Stephanie

Overview
Works: 67 works in 216 publications in 3 languages and 20,344 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Science fiction  Young adult works  Biographies  Psychological fiction  Fairy tales  Christmas stories  Braille books 
Roles: Author, Creator, Adapter
Classifications: PZ7.S7567, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Stephanie Spinner
Aliens for breakfast by Jonathan Etra( Book )

14 editions published between 1988 and 1996 in English and held by 1,744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Finding an intergalactic special agent in his cereal box, Richard joins the extraterrestrial in a fight to save Earth from the Dranes, one of whom is masquerading as a student in Richard's class
Aliens for lunch by Jonathan Etra( Book )

11 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in English and held by 1,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their bag of microwave popcorn explodes and a space alien emerges, Richard and Henry join him on a top secret interstellar mission to save the desserts of the universe
Alex the parrot : no ordinary bird by Stephanie Spinner( Book )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the true story of an African grey parrot who was the subject of a graduate student's scientific experiment on animal intelligence and who astonished everyone with its ability to add, understand concepts and speak hundreds of words
Who was Annie Oakley? by Stephanie Spinner( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the life and exploits of the sharpshooting entertainer
Quiver by Stephanie Spinner( Book )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her father commands that she produce an heir, the huntress Atalanta gives her suitors a seemingly impossible task in order to uphold her pledge of chastity, as the gods of ancient Greece look on
It's a miracle! : a Hanukkah storybook by Stephanie Spinner( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every night of Hanukkah Grandma tells a story at bedtime. Includes the Hanukkah legend
Aliens for dinner by Stephanie Spinner( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aric the alien returns to Earth to help Richard Bickerstaff save the world from an invasion of Dwilbs, pollution-loving aliens who want to turn the planet into a toxic theme park
Paddywack by Stephanie Spinner( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paddywack is a spunky pony who jumps, trots, and walks beautifully, as long as his rider remembers his treats
Little Sure Shot : the story of Annie Oakley by Stephanie Spinner( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the poor young farmgirl who went on to become a famous sharpshooter with Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show
Dracula by Stephanie Spinner( Book )

10 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in English and Hebrew and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having discovered the double identity of the wealthy Transylvanian nobleman, Count Dracula, a small group of people vow to rid the world of the evil vampire
Who is Steven Spielberg? by Stephanie Spinner( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"While other kids played sports, Steven Spielberg was writing scripts and figuring out camera angles. He went from entertaining his Boy Scout troop with home movies to amazing audiences around the world with epic blockbusters. He has directed four of the most successful films of all time and has won two Academy Awards for Best Director. From Jaws to Lincoln, young readers and aspiring filmmakers will be fascinated by the life of this famous director"--
Who was Clara Barton? by Stephanie Spinner( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles the life and accomplishments of Clara Barton, a teacher who organized efforts to bring nursing care to wounded soldiers during the Civil War and who went on to become the founder of the American Red Cross
Who was Sitting Bull? by Stephanie Spinner( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No one knew the boy they called "Jumping Badger" would grow to become a great leader. Born on the banks of the Yellowstone River, Sitting Bull, as he was later called, was tribal chief and holy man of the Lakota Sioux tribe in a time of fierce conflict with the United States. As the government seized Native American lands, Sitting Bull relied on his military cunning and strong spirituality to drive forces out of his territory and ensure a future homeland for his people
Quicksilver by Stephanie Spinner( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hermes, Prince of Thieves and son of Zeus, relates why the seasonal change, the history of the Trojan War, his friendship with Pegasus, and many more adventures
Snake hair : the story of Medusa by Stephanie Spinner( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts how the Greek hero Perseus vanquishes the serpent-haired Medusa whose gaze turned people to stone
Be first in the universe by Stephanie Spinner( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While staying with their hippie grandparents, ten-year-old twins, Tod and Tessa, discover an unusual shop at the nearby mall, where they find a lie-detecting electronic pet, a Do-Right machine, and other alien gadgets which help them foil their nemeses, the evil Gneiss twins
The nutcracker by Stephanie Spinner( Recording )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this retelling of the original 1816 German story, Godfather Drosselmeier gives young Marie a nutcracker for Christmas, and she finds herself in a magical realm where she saves the nutcracker and sees him change into a handsome prince
The adventures of Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi( Book )

2 editions published between 1946 and 1983 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wooden puppet undergoes many trials and tribulations because of his mischievousness and disobedience
Feminine plural : stories by women about growing up by Stephanie Spinner( Book )

3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten women authors explore the varied paths of growth from girlhood to womanhood
The magic of Merlin by Stephanie Spinner( Book )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and French and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Merlin the wizard helps England's King Uther win the lady he loves and in exchange the king gives Merlin his son to raise and protect to be a great future king
 
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Aliens for breakfast
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Languages
English (111)

Hebrew (1)

French (1)

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Aliens for lunchWho was Annie Oakley?QuiverIt's a miracle! : a Hanukkah storybookAliens for dinnerPaddywackLittle Sure Shot : the story of Annie OakleyDracula