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Huffman, Tom

Overview
Works: 40 works in 95 publications in 1 language and 14,584 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Drama  Humorous fiction  Humor  Riddles  Local history  Study guides 
Roles: Illustrator
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Tom Huffman
Be a perfect person in just three days! by Stephen Manes( Book )

16 editions published between 1982 and 1996 in English and held by 1,914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Milo, tired of problems with his sister, parents, and classmates, finds a book in the library which promises to make him perfect in just three days
Wrapped for eternity : the story of the Egyptian mummy by Mildred Mastin Pace( Book )

8 editions published between 1974 and 1998 in English and held by 1,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the mysteries of the mummification process, tomb robbing, x-raying of mummy bundles, and myths about mummies
Small plays for special days by Sue Alexander( Book )

6 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in English and held by 1,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven short plays for two actors about popular holidays with staging notes and costume suggestions
The dove dove : funny homograph riddles by Marvin Terban( Book )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of over seventy riddles using homographs, words that are spelled the same but differ in meaning and pronunciation
Ink, Ark., and all that : how American places got their names by Vernon Pizer( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The stories behind some exotic American place names such as Embarrass, Minnesota, Tensleep, Wyoming, and Why Not, North Carolina
Santa rat by Betty Baker( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The animals in a small canyon learn about Santa Claus when they find a discarded Christmas tree
Punching the clock : funny action idioms by Marvin Terban( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces and explains more than 100 expressions which mean something different than the separate words in the group. For example: raise the roof, hold your horses, and carry a tune
Invite a bird to dinner : simple feeders you can make by Beverly Courtney Crook( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents directions for making a variety of simple bird feeders, recipes for food, and tips for attracting common species of birds
America's very own monsters by Daniel Cohen( Book )

4 editions published between 1982 and 1989 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses such creatures as Bigfoot, the Demon Cat, and Mothman which, though never proven, are said to exist in the United States
Water--what it is, what it does by Judith S Seixas( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple introduction to water, describing its properties, uses, and interaction with people and the environment. Includes five basic experiments
Vitamins : what they are, what they do by Judith S Seixas( Book )

3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses vitamins, how they were discovered, how they work, how they can be made, and how they fit into our diets
Snow fun by Caroline Anne Levine( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Activities, projects, and games for indoors and out when it snows
Junk food--what it is, what it does by Judith S Seixas( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to facts about junk food--what it is, where it is found, and how it affects the body--with suggestions for snacking more nutritionally
Whatever happened to Uncle Albert? : And other puzzling plays by Sue Alexander( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five short plays for young people featuring humor and suspense
What is a laser? by Bruce Lewis( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what lasers are, how they work, and some of the amazing things they can do
Exercise, what it is, what it does by Carola S Trier( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emphasizes the importance of exercise and gives instructions for several exercises to be done alone or with a friend
Tobacco : what it is, what it does by Judith S Seixas( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple introduction to facts about smoking, including how smoking started, effects of smoking on health, and why people smoke
Happy halloween! by Phyllis Hoffman( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the festivities connected with Halloween from its beginning as a Celtic festival to present day traditions. Includes instructions for making costumes, masks, jack'o'lanterns, and simple treats
The great science magic show by Ned Arnold( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tricks demonstrating scientific principles from inertia to perceptual illusions. Includes sample patter and performance tips
Prices go up, prices go down : the laws of supply and demand by David A Adler( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains in simple terms the concept of supply and demand with examples of how prices are derived and the conditions that contribute to setting them up
 
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Be a perfect person in just three days!
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Wrapped for eternity : the story of the Egyptian mummySmall plays for special daysThe dove dove : funny homograph riddlesPunching the clock : funny action idiomsWater--what it is, what it doesWhatever happened to Uncle Albert? : And other puzzling plays
Alternative Names
Huffman, Tom

Languages
English (65)