WorldCat Identities

Knight, Christopher G.

Overview
Works: 28 works in 77 publications in 2 languages and 15,258 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction 
Roles: Illustrator, Photographer, Author
Classifications: SB239.M3, 633.645
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Christopher G Knight
Sugaring time by Kathryn Lasky( Book )

12 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and held by 2,272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs show how a family taps the sap from maple trees and processes it into maple syrup
Interrupted journey : saving endangered sea turtles by Kathryn Lasky( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 1,583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes efforts to protect sea turtles, particularly Kemp's ridley turtles, and help them reproduce and replenish their once-dwindling numbers
The most beautiful roof in the world : exploring the rainforest canopy by Kathryn Lasky( Book )

4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 1,304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the work of Meg Lowman in the rainforest canopy, an area unexplored until the last ten years and home to previously unknown species of plants and animals
Surtsey : the newest place on Earth by Kathryn Lasky( Book )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the formation, naming, and colonization of the twenty-seven-year-old volcanic island Surtsey and how the first animals and plants became established there
Dinosaur dig by Kathryn Lasky( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 1,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Follows an East Coast family as it travels to Montana to join a paleontology team in digging for dinosaur bones." -- T.p. verso
Monarchs by Kathryn Lasky( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life cycle and winter migrations of the eastern and western monarch butterflies and the two towns that protect their winter habitats
Searching for Laura Ingalls : a reader's journey by Kathryn Lasky( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl's fascination with Laura Ingalls Wilder's "Little House" books leads her family on a trip to see some of the places featured in them
Days of the Dead by Kathryn Lasky( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how some families in Mexico celebrate the traditional holiday that honors those who have died
Silk & venom : searching for a dangerous spider by Kathryn Lasky( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Readers are invited to join a researcher on a passionate hunt for Loxosceles taino, a dangerous recluse spider, captured in the engaging prose and stunning photos of a masterful team
The weaver's gift by Kathryn Lasky( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the many activities that take place from the time a sheep is sheared until the fleece is woven into a soft blanket
Puppeteer by Kathryn Lasky( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs follow Paul Vincent Davis, a professional hand puppeteer, as he mounts a production of Aladdin and His Wonderful Lamp
A baby for Max by Kathryn Lasky( Book )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs record a five-year-old as he awaits the birth of the family's new baby and enjoys her afterward
Shadows in the dawn : the lemurs of Madagascar by Kathryn Lasky( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs follow primatologist Alison Jolly and a group of lemurs on the island of Madagascar, presenting the appearance, behavior, and social structure of these primates
Atlantic circle by Kathryn Lasky Knight( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author, a midwesterner who married a sailor, tells of their honeymoon aboard a 30-foot ketch ... a voyage which extended into a ten year voyage around the coastlines of the Atlantic
Think like an eagle : at work with a wildlife photographer by Kathryn Lasky( Book )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kathryn Lasky and Christopher Knight follow famous wildlife photographer Jack Swedberg as he stakes out animal haunts, sets up elaborate blinds and patiently waits for hours or even days to get photographs of wildlife in their natural habitats. For kids who wonder how photographers get the amazing photographs in nonfiction books about animals, this book provides insights into this challenging career, the artistic skills required, and nature photography's role as a promoter of wildlife preservation. Ages 9-12
Tall ships by Kathryn Lasky( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the tall ships which sailed the world before the advent of steam. Describes how they were built, the men who built and sailed them, and life aboard
Dollmaker : the eyelight and the shadow by Kathryn Lasky( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the process of making a sculpted head portrait doll from mold to costuming in the studio of a master dollmaker
I have four names for my grandfather by Kathryn Lasky( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy describes his close relationship with his grandfather
Tugboats never sleep by Kathryn Lasky( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little boy spends a morning on a tugboat and later dreams of the day when he too may be a deckhand
Sugaring time by Kathryn Lasky( Visual )

2 editions published between 1983 and 1990 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Factual account of one family's harvest of maple syrup on a Vermont farm
 
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Interrupted journey : saving endangered sea turtlesThe most beautiful roof in the world : exploring the rainforest canopySurtsey : the newest place on EarthMonarchsSearching for Laura Ingalls : a reader's journeyDays of the DeadSilk & venom : searching for a dangerous spiderShadows in the dawn : the lemurs of Madagascar