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McMillan, Bruce

Overview
Works: 91 works in 202 publications in 2 languages and 34,469 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Poetry  Fiction  Pictorial works  Posters 
Roles: Author, Photographer, Originator, Illustrator
Classifications: PS1774.H2, [E]
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Most widely held works about Bruce McMillan
 
Most widely held works by Bruce McMillan
Eating fractions by Bruce McMillan( Book )

10 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and Spanish and held by 2,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Food is cut into halves, quarters, and thirds to illustrate how parts make a whole. Simple recipes included
Growing colors by Bruce McMillan( Book )

13 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs of green peas, yellow corn, red potatoes, purple beans, and other fruits and vegetables illustrate the many colors of nature
Mary had a little lamb by Sarah Josepha Buell Hale( Book )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 1,383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A contemporary interpretation of the well-known nineteenth-century nursery rhyme about the school-going lamb, accompanied by color photographs, a sample exercise from McGuffey's reader, and a note on the history of the author and her famous rhyme
The problem with chickens by Bruce McMillan( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When women in an Icelandic village buy chickens to lay eggs for them to use, the chickens follow them, adopting human ways and forgetting their barnyard roots, until the ladies hatch a clever plan
Mouse views : what the class pet saw by Bruce McMillan( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 1,271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographic puzzles follow an escaped pet mouse through a school while depicting such common school items as scissors, paper, books, and chalk. Readers are challenged to identify the objects as seen from the mouse's point of view
Nights of the pufflings by Bruce McMillan( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 1,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a tiny island off the coast of Iceland, Halla and her friends wait with anticipation. Every spring, millions of puffins, the clowns of the sea, return to nest, lay eggs, and raise their chicks to pufflings. That means Halla and her friends will be busy in August when the pufflings venture out at night to take their first flight. Then, all of the children stay out all night, too. During the nights of the pufflings they rescue thousands of stranded young birds, and in the daytime set them safely free at the beach. In Nights of the Pufflings, Bruce McMillan captures the unique and endearing story of an island tradition
Counting wildflowers by Bruce McMillan( Book )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in English and held by 1,218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A counting book with photographs of wildflowers illustrating the numbers one through twenty
Jelly beans for sale by Bruce McMillan( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 1,099 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how different combinations of pennies, nickles, dimes, and quarters can buy varying amounts of jelly beans. Includes information on how jelly beans are made
One sun : a book of terse verse by Bruce McMillan( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes a day at the beach in a series of terse verses (verses made up of two monosyllabic words that rhyme) accompanied by photographs
Time to-- by Bruce McMillan( Book )

7 editions published between 1989 and 1998 in English and Spanish and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An hour-by-hour introduction to telling time follows the activities of a little boy's day from getting up in the morning to going to bed at night
Here a chick, there a chick by Bruce McMillan( Book )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1992 in English and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs of baby chicks are used to illustrate such opposite concepts as inside/outside, asleep/awake, and alone/together
Super, super, superwords by Bruce McMillan( Book )

5 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adjectives are used visually and grammatically to demonstrate the three degrees of comparison: positive, comparative, and superlative
The weather sky by Bruce McMillan( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of weather patterns and clouds that occur in the Earth's temperate zones
Wild flamingos by Bruce McMillan( Book )

2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A photo essay describing the physical characteristics, natural habitat, and behavior of the flamingos of Bonaire, Netherlands Antilles
Going on a whale watch by Bruce McMillan( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two six-year-olds on a whale-watching expedition see different kinds of whales engaging in such activities as headstanding and lunge feeding. Includes facts about each kind of whale
The baby zoo by Bruce McMillan( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and Spanish and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photos present baby zoo animals, with maps showing where each animal comes from
Sense suspense : a guessing game for the five senses by Bruce McMillan( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and Spanish and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Readers must guess which of the five senses apply to the mysterious photographs which illustrate life on the Puerto Rican island of Culebra
Fire engine shapes by Bruce McMillan( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs of various parts of a fire engine depict different geometrical shapes
Puffins climb, penguins rhyme by Bruce McMillan( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Large text and simple sentences describing penguins and puffins and what they do
How the ladies stopped the wind by Bruce McMillan( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The women of one village in Iceland decide to plant trees to stop the powerful winds that make it difficult even to go for a walk, but first they must find a ways to prevent sheep from eating all of their saplings, while encouraging chickens to fertilize them
 
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Eating fractions
Alternative Names
Bruce McMillan American writer

McMillan, Brett

McMillan, Bruce

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Growing colorsMary had a little lambThe problem with chickensMouse views : what the class pet sawNights of the pufflingsCounting wildflowersJelly beans for saleTime to--