WorldCat Identities

Dewey, Jennifer

Overview
Works: 73 works in 181 publications in 2 languages and 17,397 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  Trivia and miscellanea  Fiction  Biographies  Braille books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Instrumentalist, Contributor
Classifications: QE862.D5, 567.91
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Most widely held works about Jennifer Dewey
 
Most widely held works by Jennifer Dewey
Birds of the Great Basin : a natural history by Fred A Ryser( )

6 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and held by 1,706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cover Page -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Table of Contents -- Acknowledgments -- 1. The Great Basin: Birds and Environments -- 2. The Fire of Life -- 3. The Water of Life -- 4. The Diversity of Birds -- 5. Divers -- 6. Specialized Fishermen: Pouch Users and Plungers -- 7. Marshbirds -- 8. Waterfowl -- 9. Shoreline Birds -- 10. Diurnal Birds of Prey -- 11. Nocturnal Birds of Prey -- 12. Upland Game Birds -- 13. Cuckoos -- 14. Hibernators -- 15. Woodpeckers -- 16. Perching Birds -- Appendix: Birding in the Great Basin -- Literature Cited -- Index
New questions and answers about dinosaurs by Seymour Simon( Book )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores new discoveries about dinosaurs and answers such questions as "Were all dinosaurs giants?" "How are dinosaurs named?" "Which was the largest meat-eater?" and "How smart were the dinosaurs?"
Wildlife rescue : the work of Dr. Kathleen Ramsay by Jennifer Dewey( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How the Wildlife Center, based in Española, New Mexico, and headed by Dr. Kathleen Ramsay, nurtures sick and injured animals back to health
Poison dart frogs by Jennifer Dewey( Book )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A variety of colorful and tiny poison dart frogs living in the rain forests of Central and South America are pictured in their natural habitat. Topics covered include mating habits, natural predators, methods to extract the frog's poison, and its unique nurturing habits
The case of the mummified pigs : and other mysteries in nature by Susan E Quinlan( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A description of scientific research that explains the reasons for phenomena in nature
Clem : the story of a raven by Jennifer Dewey( Book )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author describes her family's experiences raising and caring for a raven from babyhood to adulthood when he returns to the wild
The secret language of snow by Terry Tempest Williams( Book )

4 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines over a dozen different types of snow and snowy conditions through the vocabulary of the Inuit people of Alaska. Discusses the physical properties and formation of the snow and how it affects the plants, animals, and people of the Arctic
Strange creatures that really lived by Millicent E Selsam( Book )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and French and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces some animals that lived long ago, such as the giant sloth, camelus, huge roaches, and uintatherium
Stories on stone : rock art, images from the ancient ones by Jennifer Dewey( Book )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses Southwestern United States rock art, examining the link to ancient human life, the people who created the art, and what the messages tell us. Shows the story of the prehistoric Indians of the Southwest and how they carved images in the rocks
Animal architecture by Jennifer Dewey( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the kinds of habitats animals build for themselves
Strange nests by Ann Shepard Stevens( )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the nests and nest building habits of eleven birds common to the continental United States, as well as unusual nests that have been built when normal nesting materials were in short supply
Spiders near and far by Jennifer Dewey( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Identifies the two major types of spiders and describes their body parts, behavior, and habitats
All about arrowheads and spear points by Howard Everett Smith( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the different types of arrowheads and spear points of the Americas, where they may be found, and what they reveal about the life of ancient peoples
Paisano, the roadrunner by Jennifer Dewey( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author describes her experiences with a family of roadrunners who come to live near her house
The village of blue stone by Stephen Trimble( Book )

3 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recreates, in text and illustrations, the day-to-day life throughout a full year in a Chaco Culture Anasazi pueblo, located in what is now New Mexico, in 1100 A.D
Young kangaroo by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tiny kangaroo is born and moves into his mother's pouch, where he grows big enough to be interested in the world around him long before he actually leaves her pouch to investigate further
A night and day in the desert by Jennifer Dewey( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts the unique environment of the desert, with its plant and animal life and special climatic conditions
Mud matters by Jennifer Dewey( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A personal account describing various uses of mud in such activities as ritual dancing, making pottery, building villages, constructing nests, playing games, and celebrating customs
Can you find me? : a book about animal camouflage by Jennifer Dewey( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations and text describe how fish, insects, birds, reptiles, and mammals use camouflage to find food, avoid attack, and stay alive in the enemy-filled animal kingdom
The dinosaurs and the dark star by Robin Bates( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the methods used by scientists of the last two centuries to interpret the fossil evidence of dinosaurs, and explores theories as to why they became extinct. A careful examination of one theory as to why the dinosaurs died out and a look at several others
 
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New questions and answers about dinosaurs
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New questions and answers about dinosaursWildlife rescue : the work of Dr. Kathleen RamsayPoison dart frogsThe case of the mummified pigs : and other mysteries in natureClem : the story of a ravenStories on stone : rock art, images from the ancient onesAnimal architectureStrange nests
Alternative Names
Dewey, Jennifer Owings

Owings Dewey, Jennifer

デューイ, ジェニファー・O.

Languages
English (98)

French (2)