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Rao, Anthony

Overview
Works: 56 works in 103 publications in 1 language and 5,823 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  Fiction  Dictionaries  Life skills guides  Self-help publications  Detective and mystery fiction  Ghost stories  Educational films  Lectures 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Narrator
Classifications: QE862.D5, 567.91097
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Most widely held works by Anthony Rao
Dinosaurs of North America by Helen Roney Sattler( Book )

4 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 1,048 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Discusses more than 80 different types of dinosaurs native to North America in the context of changing geography, animal and plant communities, and climate during the Mesozoic Era."--Title page verso
The illustrated dinosaur dictionary by Helen Roney Sattler( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dictionary with entries for all known dinosaurs, about 300 at last count, and other animals of the Mesozoic Era, as well as general topics relating to dinosaurs, from Acanthopholis to Zigongosaurus
The way of boys : raising healthy boys in a challenging and complex world by Anthony Rao( Book )

9 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers an urgent call to parents, educators, pediatricians, and other developmental experts to stop over-medicating active boys and to cease treating boyhood as an illness, teaching parents how to rear their sons with respect for their natural development
The smallest dinosaurs by Seymour Simon( Book )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses seven dinosaurs, all about the size of a dog or chicken, which are believed to be the bird's prehistoric cousin
Shirlick Holmes and the case of the wandering wardrobe by Jane Yolen( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shirli and her three friends determine to solve the mystery of vanishing antiques that has baffled the chief of police in their small town
The power of agency : the 7 principles to conquer obstacles, make effective decisions, and create a life on your own terms by Paul Napper( Book )

2 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychology consultant to Fortune 500 companies and former Boston Children's Hospital pediatric psychologist draw on years of research to offer advice on creating a meaningful life in accordance with one's interests, values, and inner motivations
The Bloodhound Gang in the case of the cackling ghost by Sid Fleischman( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seemingly cursed by the Darjeeling Necklace as were its previous owners, elderly Mrs. Fairbanks hires the Bloodhound Gang to sort out the nightmare
Yellow Fur and Little Hawk by Wilma Pitchford Hays( Book )

3 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl living near a Sioux reservation in South Dakota tries to find out why the Indians won't move into the new homes built by her father
The cow in the kitchen : a folk tale by Evelyne Johnson( Book )

9 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The cow's in the kitchen--along with the goat, the lamb, the ducks, and more!"
The way of boys : sports, movement, and competition( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Knowing the unique development of boys can help camp professionals better understand why athletic activities, outdoor games, competition, and physical improvement play a significant role in the camp experience for boys. The situation is further complicated by the fact that boys differ amongst themselves in temperament, which makes social relationships and competition a challenge. The Way of Boys: Sports, Movement, and Competition discusses how learning, emotion, attention, and achievement relate to physical movement and the importance of being in more natural camp settings
Kids do amazing things by Arthur Myers( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief biographies of 9 youngsters who have achieved renown for unusual accomplishments. Included are an 8-year-old boy who set a new sit-up record, a 10 year-old girl who was the youngest person to fly an airplane solo, and a 12-year-old boy who worked as a stunt kid in the movies
Dinosaurs! by Anthony Rao( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly describes the physical characteristics and habits of 18 dinosaurs
The Platt & Munk treasury of stories for children by Nancy Christensen Hall( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of traditional fairy tales and original stories illustrated by various artists
The way of boys : protecting the social and emotional development of young boys by Anthony Rao( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rao, a psychologist who has worked with young boys for two decades at Harvard Medical School as well as in private practice, claims that very young boys are being misdiagnosed with disorders such as ADHD and Asperger's and are often unnecessarily treated with medications that, he believes, should be a last resort (some boys, he notes, have even been thrown out of preschool for unruly behavior). With writer Seaton, Rao argues that many young boys who grab, kick, fidget, act out in school or refuse to make eye contact are simply being true to their brain development and hardwiring; in the vast majority of cases, Rao claims, these behaviors are healthy and normal, and shouldn't require medical intervention. The authors explain that boys do best with tactile, hands-on learning and more physical movement than most schools provide. Rather than rush to label and diagnose, Rao recommends a wait-and-see approach, noting that most behavior problems are temporary developmental glitches (with the exception of autism, which benefits from early intervention). Rao offers strategies parents can employ to help their youngsters learn to communicate, socialize and deal with anger and other issues. Though a bit heavy on the case studies, Rao's text is a valuable resource for readers determining whether to seek a medical diagnosis and a prescription or opt for a behavioral plan and a strong dose of patience
Let's go all around the neighborhood by Patricia Thomas( Book )

3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Susie and her mommy enjoy a day of activities together before they pick up Susie's brother from school and meet her daddy at the bus stop
The Highlights book of nursery rhymes( Book )

3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of nursery rhymes
The power of agency by Paul Napper( Recording )

6 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Renowned psychology experts Paul Napper and Anthony Rao will help readers break through a state of overwhelm by showing how to access personal agency with seven empowering principles: control stimuli, associate selectively, move, position yourself as a learner, manage your emotions and beliefs, check your intuition, deliberate and then act
The dinosaur coloring book by Anthony Rao( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forty drawings of dinosaurs, 6 non-dinosaurian archosaurs, 1 fossil bird and 1 ancient sea turtle
Nursery rhymes( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of traditional nursery rhymes
Christmas wishes by Garry Cleveland Myers( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents some thoughts for inspiring self-improvement during the Christmas season
 
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The way of boys : raising healthy boys in a challenging and complex world
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The cow in the kitchen : a folk taleThe way of boys : protecting the social and emotional development of young boysThe dinosaur coloring bookNursery rhymes
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English (63)