WorldCat Identities

Doty, Roy 1922-

Overview
Works: 121 works in 270 publications in 1 language and 24,260 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Humorous fiction  Humor  History  Miscellanea  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Bookjacket designer, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.B6265, FIC
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Tales of a fourth grade nothing by Judy Blume( Book )

37 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in English and held by 4,681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter finds his demanding two-year-old brother an ever increasing problem
Otherwise known as Sheila the Great by Judy Blume( Book )

3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 2,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A summer in Tarrytown, New York, is a lot of fun for ten-year-old Sheila even though her friends make her face up to some self-truths she does not want to admit
Girls can be anything by Norma Klein( Book )

5 editions published between 1973 and 1975 in English and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By using living examples, Marina convinces her kindergarten friend Adam that girls can be doctors, pilots, and presidents, too
Wheels at work : building and experimenting with models of machines by Bernie Zubrowski( Book )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in English and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instructions for using readily available materials to make models of machines such as pulleys, windlasses, and water wheels, with suggested experiments to demonstrate their capabilities
Balloons : building and experimenting with inflatable toys by Bernie Zubrowski( Book )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and experiments introduce scientific principles that can be demonstrated with balloons and other inflatable toys
Soda science : designing and testing soft drinks by Bernie Zubrowski( Book )

7 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores how soft drinks are made, with experiments and activities that demonstrate the scientific principles involved
The first travel guide to the Moon : what to pack, how to go, and what to see when you get there by Rhoda Blumberg( Book )

8 editions published between 1980 and 1985 in English and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A detailed travel guide outlining travel arrangements, moon history, places of interest, and other pertinent information for lunar visitors
Easy economics : a visual guide to what you need to know by Lee Smith( )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Easy Economics brings you quickly up to speed on those things you need and ought to know and does so through a collection of frequently asked questions and answers ... Cover
How to write your best book report by Elizabeth James( Book )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how to write an effective book report, covering such aspects as choosing the book, thinking while reading, writing a first draft, and preparing the final draft, and suggests easy extras and tips for oral presentations
The bridge book by Polly Carter( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history of bridges, the various kinds, and how they are constructed
Tops : building and experimenting with spinning toys by Bernie Zubrowski( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instructions for designing and building tops and yo-yos in different shapes and with various materials
Clocks by Bernie Zubrowski( Book )

6 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instructions for using readily available materials to make working models of different kinds of clocks with suggested experiments to discover how they work
Mirrors : finding about the properties of light by Bernie Zubrowski( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suggested activities explore how mirrors work and how they demonstrate the properties of light
Let's go metric by Frank R Donovan( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of measurement systems, explains how metrics work, and discusses the probability of a change to the metric system in the United States and the effect of such a change on everyday life
Mobiles : building and experimenting with balancing toys by Bernie Zubrowski( Book )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Constructions and experiments with different toys and mobiles introduce the basic principles of balancing
Kid camping from Aaaaiii! to Zip by Patrick F McManus( Book )

5 editions published between 1979 and 1999 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humorous and practical advice on various aspects of camping, presented alphabetically
How to be school smart : secrets of successful schoolwork by Elizabeth James( Book )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses a variety of simple techniques for developing effective study habits
Jobs for kids : the guide to having fun and making money by Carol Barkin( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the advantages of working and offers tips on assessing your talents and abilities, finding a job, acting responsibly, handling disasters, and setting prices
Shadow play : making pictures with light and lenses by Bernie Zubrowski( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores basic principles of light and discusses the invention of the camera
Extraordinary stories behind the invention of ordinary things by Don L Wulffson( Book )

4 editions published between 1981 and 1991 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the origin or invention of 28 common, everyday items, such as shopping carts, jigsaw puzzles, frozen foods, zippers, safety pins, vacuum cleaners, and rubber bands
 
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Tales of a fourth grade nothing
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Otherwise known as Sheila the GreatWheels at work : building and experimenting with models of machinesBalloons : building and experimenting with inflatable toysSoda science : designing and testing soft drinksClocksMirrors : finding about the properties of lightJobs for kids : the guide to having fun and making moneyShadow play : making pictures with light and lenses
Alternative Names
Roy Doty American cartoonist and illustrator

Roy Doty Amerikaans kunstenaar (1922-2015)

Languages
English (122)