WorldCat Identities

Elish, Dan

Overview
Works: 64 works in 150 publications in 1 language and 15,006 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Biography  Drama 
Roles: Author, Librettist
Classifications: PZ7.E4257, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dan Elish
Vermont by Dan Elish( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 1,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Provides comprehensive information on the geography, history, governmental structure, economy, cultural diversity, and landmarks of Vermont"--Provided by publisher
Washington, D.C. by Dan Elish( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 1,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the geography, history, government, economy, people, and culture of this city of contrasts
Born too short : the confessions of an eighth-grade basket case by Dan Elish( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old Matt is so envious of his best friend Keith that he wishes things would go badly for him, and when Keith's fortune changes while at the same time Matt finds his first true girlfriend, Matt is overcome with guilt
New York by Dan Elish( Book )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the history, geography, and economy of the Empire State, as well as the diverse ways of life of its people
Colorado by Eleanor H Ayer( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Provides comprehensive information on the geography, history, governmental structure, economy, cultural diversity, and landmarks of Colorado"--Provided by publisher
The Worldwide Dessert Contest by Dan Elish( Book )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2002 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gentle John Applefeller enters his trampoline-size apple pancake against sly Sylvester Sweet's double-chocolate-fudge-raspberry-coconut-lime swirl in the Worldwide Dessert Contest
13 by Jason Robert Brown( Book )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Almost thirteen-year-old Evan Goldman learns what it means to be a man when his parents separate and he and his mother move from New York City to Appleton, Indiana, right before his bar mitzvah
The School for the Insanely Gifted by Dan Elish( Book )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven-year-old musical genius Daphna Whispers embarks on a global journey to find her missing mother, only to uncover a shocking secret about the Blatt School for the Insanely Gifted where she is a student
The family Hitchcock by Mark Levin( Book )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When they agree to a summertime house swap with an unknown family in Paris, the four members of the Hitchcock family inadvertently get mixed up in a ring of international espionage
James Meredith and school desegregation by Dan Elish( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the events surrounding James Meredith's efforts to be allowed to attend the University of Mississippi in 1962
Harriet Tubman and the underground railroad by Dan Elish( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the African American woman who escaped from slavery, led slaves to freedom on the Underground Railroad, aided Northern troops during the Civil War, and worked for women's suffrage
Attack of the frozen woodchucks by Dan Elish( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When extraterrestrial woodchucks attack, ten-year-old Jimmy, his two-and-a-half-year-old sister, friend William, and an eccentric classmate who has built a flying saucer in her Manhattan brownstone, join forces to save the universe
Jason and the baseball bear by Dan Elish( Book )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourth-grader Jason, the only member of his Little League team who can talk with animals, improves his team's chances to win the championship with the help of an elderly polar bear named Whitney
The transcontinental railroad : triumph of a dream by Dan Elish( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the efforts to build the first railroad to link the eastern and western United States and the obstacles that had to be overcome in the process
Chester A. Arthur : America's 21st president by Dan Elish( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the twenty-first president of the United States, with information about his childhood, family, political career, presidency, and legacy
The Battle of Gettysburg by Dan Elish( Book )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the strategy, tactics, fighting, aftermath, and noted leaders involved in one of the Civil War's pivotal battle at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
The Manhattan Project by Dan Elish( Book )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the history of the crash program that resulted in the development of the atomic bomb
The Black Sox scandal of 1919 by Dan Elish( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the events leading up to the 1919 World Series and how eight members of the Chicago White Sox were accused of deliberatly losing the game
The U.S. Supreme Court by Dan Elish( Book )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the U.S. Supreme Court from its origins to 2006
The Watergate scandal by Dan Elish( Book )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detail the events of the scandal called Watergate, including the major players, how the facts were uncovered, and the way in which the events ultimately reaffirmed basic principles of the Constitution
 
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Born too short : the confessions of an eighth-grade basket case
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Washington, D.C.Born too short : the confessions of an eighth-grade basket caseNew YorkColorado13The School for the Insanely GiftedThe family HitchcockJames Meredith and school desegregation