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Gaffney-Kessell, Walter

Overview
Works: 16 works in 41 publications in 2 languages and 6,023 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Cookbooks  Poetry 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.N24, FIC
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Most widely held works by Walter Gaffney-Kessell
One day in the alpine tundra by Jean Craighead George( Book )

9 editions published between 1984 and 1999 in English and held by 935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates a boy's adventure when he is alone on the alpine tundra on a stormy day
Lenny Kandell, smart aleck by Ellen Conford( Book )

2 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven-year-old Lenny wants to become the world's greatest stand-up comic, but with an enemy like Mousie he wonders if he'll have any future at all
The human body : how we evolved by Joanna Cole( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the development of man, from early prehistoric ancestors to the modern tool-user who walks upright
Daddy will be there by Lois G Grambling( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in Chinese and English and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes what a young girl does each day, confident because she knows her father is there if she needs him
The wild, wild cookbook : a guide for young wild-food foragers by Jean Craighead George( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A field guide for finding, harvesting, and cooking wild plants, arranged by season
Bugs for dinner? : the eating habits of neighborhood creatures by Sam Epstein( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts how squirrels, robins, grasshoppers, and other creatures in an urban environment find their food and avoid being eaten themselves
Billions of bats by Miriam Schlein( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses several unusual varieties of the more than 800 different kinds of bats, such as the vampire bat, the flying fox, the tomb bat, and the sword-nosed bat
The Sea is calling me : poems( Book )

2 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems by a variety of authors about the ocean, the seashore, lighthouses, seashells, sandcastles, and other objects associated with the sea
Pierced & pretty : the complete guide to ear piercing, pierced earrings, and how-to create your own by Anita Holmes( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a history of this universal ornament, tips on having one's ears pierced, and suggestions for making earrings
Frankie is staying back by Ron Roy( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his best friend has to repeat third grade, Jonas tries to think of a way for them to remain in the same class
The pathless woods by Gloria Whelan( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictionalized account of Ernest Hemingway's 16th summer, during which love for his family, need for independence, and responsibility for decisions vie with each other, moving him from boyhood to manhood
One of the third grade Thonkers by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor( Book )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ashamed of his cousin, eight-year-old Jimmy is determined to keep him out of his special club for rough, tough, and terrible boys, until an accident involving Jimmy's father demonstrates for him the true meaning of courage
A sky full of poems by Eve Merriam( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is me, laughing by Lynea Bowdish( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child's laugh whirls around the house and out the door, encompassing the people on the street and causing laughter everywhere before spinning home again
Jamboree : rhymes for all times by Eve Merriam( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juvenile poetry
The call of the siren : manatees and dugongs by Tim Dietz( Book )

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

 
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The human body : how we evolved
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Kessell, Walter

Kessell, Walter Gaffney-

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The human body : how we evolvedDaddy will be thereOne of the third grade ThonkersThis is me, laughingThe call of the siren : manatees and dugongs