WorldCat Identities

Bix, Cynthia Overbeck

Overview
Works: 60 works in 107 publications in 1 language and 17,195 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QK917, 583.121
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Cynthia Overbeck Bix
Carnivorous plants by Cynthia Overbeck Bix( Book )

6 editions published in 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the Venus fly trap, sundew, pitcher plant, and bladderwort, and explains how active and passive traps work in these meat-eating plants
How seeds travel by Cynthia Overbeck Bix( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in Undetermined and English and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how seeds are moved from place to place by wind, water, and animals, and how they function in plant reproduction
Cactus by Cynthia Overbeck Bix( Book )

3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the special parts of the cactus plant and how they work together to enable the plant to survive in the desert by storing water
Ants by Cynthia Overbeck Bix( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the characteristics and behavior of ants that build nests for storing food and raising their young, ants that spend most of their time traveling, and ants that invade the nests of other ants
Water, water everywhere by Mark J Rauzon( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the forms water takes, how it has shaped Earth, and its importance to life
Elephants by Cynthia Overbeck Bix( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in Undetermined and English and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the life cycle and the habitats of the elephant, the largest land animal on earth, which now lives only in Africa and Asia
Sunflowers by Cynthia Overbeck Bix( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs describe the growth of a sunflower from a seed to a full-grown plant
Monkeys : the Japanese macaques by Cynthia Overbeck Bix( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the macaque monkeys of Japan and explains how they have learned to survive the cold, snowy winters on the northern island of Honshu
Cats by Cynthia Overbeck Bix( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the physical characteristics, birth, habits, and behavior of cats
Swallowtail butterflies by Jane Dallinger( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the various butterflies found in all parts of the world that have in common a slender pointed tip, or tail, on each hindwing
Dragonflies by Cynthia Overbeck Bix( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces dragonflies and damselflies, closely related winged insects which undergo a three-stage process of development called incomplete metamorphosis
Smart closet makeovers by Cynthia Overbeck Bix( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A complete guide to closet design and organization explains how to purge one's closet of unnecessary, outdated, and no-longer-used items; how to determine the right configuration and storage to suit individual needs; and how to construct and reconfigure any type of closet solution for the home office, bedroom, pantry, craft center, or other room
Lions by Cynthia Overbeck Bix( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the complex and dangerous life of lions on the African savannas
The Sierra Club book of our national parks by Donald Young( Book )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history, attractions, and diversity of a number of national parks, including the Grand Canyon, Maine's Acadia National Park, and Alaska's Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve
Cottage style decorating by Cynthia Overbeck Bix( Book )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in Undetermined and English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Give every room in the house a fresh breath of cozy country style (minus the gingham) with Sunset's new Country Style Decorating. This book is all about the "new" country style -- a fresher, lighter approach to country colors, fabrics, furnishings, and decorating elements. Filled with over 300 full-color photographs and inspiring text, Country Style Decorating offers hundreds of ways to update your home with today's new country look, from porches and entryways to living rooms and home offices. Includes a resource guide for stores, manufacturers, and mail order
Ideas for great fireplaces by Cynthia Overbeck Bix( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details different styles of fireplaces and woodstoves, from traditional to contemporary, and shows how to plan, design, build, remodel, and install fireplaces, stoves, and outdoor firepits
New Mexico : the spirit of America by Cynthia Overbeck Bix( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fad Mania! : a history of American crazes by Cynthia Overbeck Bix( Book )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fad Mania! takes readers through crazy fads in American history, from swallowing goldfish to cramming phone booths and showing up for spontaneous flash mob events, providing a snapshot of America popular culture
Petticoats and frock coats : revolution and Victorian Age fashions from the 1770s to the 1860s by Cynthia Overbeck Bix( Book )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs and text examine the fashion trends of the American people from the 1770s to the 1860s, describing the materials used to make men's and women's clothing and the styles that were commonly worn
Spending spree : the history of American shopping by Cynthia Overbeck Bix( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over the course of two centuries, Americans went from buying supplies at general stores to shopping at megamalls and spending billions of dollars online. Spending Spree takes readers on an amazing journey to learn about the evolution of shopping in the United States
 
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Carnivorous plants
Alternative Names
Bix, Cynthia O.

Overbeck, Cynthia

Languages
English (47)

Covers
How seeds travelCactusWater, water everywhereCatsSmart closet makeoversCottage style decoratingIdeas for great fireplacesNew Mexico : the spirit of AmericaPetticoats and frock coats : revolution and Victorian Age fashions from the 1770s to the 1860s