WorldCat Identities

Sill, John

Overview
Works: 43 works in 136 publications in 2 languages and 12,982 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Caricatures and cartoons  Fiction  Pictorial works  Humor  Anecdotes 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: QL676.2, 598
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Sill
About birds : a guide for children by Cathryn P Sill( Book )

15 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 2,609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and illustrations introduce the world of birds from eggs to flight, from songs to nests
About habitats : deserts by Cathryn P Sill( Book )

17 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 1,207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to deserts and how life survives in them
About arachnids : a guide for children by Cathryn P Sill( Book )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the physical characteristics, behavior, and life cycle of arachnids
About insects : a guide for children by Cathryn P Sill( Book )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the anatomy, behavior, and habitat of various insects, including the beetle, moth, and cockroach
About fish : a guide for children by Cathryn P Sill( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces various species of fish, describing their food needs, body structures, protective mechanisms, habitats, and reproduction
About crustaceans : a guide for children by Cathryn P Sill( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the anatomy, behavior, and habitat of various crustaceans, including the lobster, crab, and shrimp
About penguins : a guide for children by Cathryn P Sill( Book )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and Japanese and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the behaviors and habitats of penguins
About mollusks : a guide for children by Cathryn P Sill( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and Japanese and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author and former elementary school teacher Cathryn Sill and her husband, noted wildlife illustrator John Sill, offer young readers a first glimpse into the natural world of mollusks in their latest book in the acclaimed ABOUT ... series. In simple, easy-to-understand language children learn what mollusks are, how they look, how they move, what they eat, and where they live. The beautifully detailed, full-color illustrations reflect the vast diversity of the mollusk population-from a sixteen-foot-long Giant Pacific Octopus to an eight-inch-long Banana Slug-and present each in its natural habitat. The afterword, which provides details on the mollusks featured, will inspire young readers to learn more. The beautifully detailed, full-color illustrations and simple text reflect the vast diversity of the mollusk population-from a sixteen-foot-long Giant Pacific Octopus to an eight-inch-long Banana Slug-and present each in its natural habitat. Simple, easy-to-understand language shows children what mollusks are, how they look, how they move, what they eat, and where they live while the illustrations reflect the vast diversity of the mollusk population, from the sixteen-foot Giant Pacific Octopus to the eight-inch Banana Slug
About raptors by Cathryn P Sill( Book )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what raptors look like, where they live, what they eat and what a raptor is
About habitats : mountains by Cathryn P Sill( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in Japanese and English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In simple, easy-to-understand language, this guide teaches children what mountains are and what kinds of animals and plants live there. --from publisher description
About parrots : a guide for children by Cathryn P Sill( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an introduction to parrots, describing their different types, what they eat, where they live, and how they protect themselves from predators
About habitats : oceans by Cathryn P Sill( Book )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Japanese and English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes different types of oceans, from the chilly Arctic Ocean to the warmer waters of the Indian Ocean, and shows how various species of animals and plants have adapted to life in these habitats
Forests by Cathryn P Sill( Book )

5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What are forests? What kinds of animals and plants live in forests? Why are forests important?"--Page 4 of cover
About habitats : grasslands by Cathryn P Sill( Book )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in Japanese and English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces different types of grasslands around the world, describing their different climates and the survival adaptations that animals and plants must make to live in them
A field guide to little-known & seldom-seen birds of North America by Ben L Sill( Book )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About habitats : polar regions by Cathryn P Sill( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the major attributes of the Arctic and Antarctic biomes, showcasing the diversity of regional animals and their environments
About mammals : a guide for children = Sobre los mamíferos : una guía para niños by Cathryn P Sill( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With the help of beautifully detailed paintings from noted wildlife illustrator John Sill, this book explains the basic characteristics that all mammals share, while offering a look into the variety of mammals--from the tiny white-footed deermouse to the enormous blue whale--that fall into this fascinating category"--The publisher's description
About mammals : a guide for children by Cathryn P Sill( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what mammals are, how they live, and what they do
About insects : a guide for children = Sobre los insectos : una guía para niños by Cathryn P Sill( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the anatomy, behavior, and habitat of various insects, including the beetle, moth, and cockroach
Another field guide to little-known & seldom-seen birds of North America by Ben L Sill( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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About birds : a guide for children
Alternative Names
Sill, John C.

シル, ジョン

Languages
English (84)

Japanese (16)

Covers
About habitats : desertsAbout arachnids : a guide for childrenAbout insects : a guide for childrenAbout fish : a guide for childrenAbout crustaceans : a guide for childrenAbout penguins : a guide for childrenAbout mollusks : a guide for childrenAbout raptors