WorldCat Identities

Ellis, Gerry

Overview
Works: 42 works in 72 publications in 2 languages and 6,484 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Guidebooks 
Roles: Author, Photographer
Classifications: QL737.P98, 599.728
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gerry Ellis
Rhinos by Sally M Walker( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, life cycle, behavior, and conservation of rhinos. An introduction to rhinos that stresses their present near extinction and conservation efforts. Carolrhoda's acclaimed Nature Watch series explores the life cycle of animals and plants through splendid full-color photographs and clear text. Includes glossary, index, and diagrams. Supports the national science education standards Unifying Concepts and Processes: Systems, Order, and Organization; Unifying Concepts and Processes: Form and Function; Life Science; and Science in Personal and Social Perspectives as outlined by the National Academics of Science and endorsed by the National Science Teachers Association
Hippos by Sally M Walker( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment of the common and the pygmy hippopotamus
Cheetahs by Dianne M MacMillan( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristic, life cycle, behavior, and conservation of the cheetah, fastest of the big cats
African elephants by Roland Smith( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the African elephant including its trunk, eating and drinking habits, families, and threats to its existence
Slugs by Anthony D Fredericks( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, habitat, and behavior of slugs, slimy creatures that spend their lives crawling on their stomachs
America's rainforest by Gerry Ellis( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Survey of the ecology of the forest types in the maritime climates of the west coast of North America, including British Columbia and Alaska
Mountain gorillas by Karen Kane( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With full-color, breathtaking photos and easy-to-read texts, each book in this series describes the life cycle of a plant or animal. Including a special note for adults to help reading be an interactive experience, these titles are especially useful for preschools, reading hours, Chapter One programs, primary classrooms, and upper-elementary reluctant readers. Supports the national science education standards Unifying Concepts and Processes: Systems, Order, and Organization; Unifying Concepts and Processes: Constancy, Change, and Measurement; Unifying Concepts and Processes: Form and Function; Science as Inquiry; and Life Science as outlined by the National Academics of Science and endorsed by the National Science Teachers Association
Natumi takes the lead : the true story of an orphan elephant who finds family by Gerry Ellis( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After losing her mother, shy Natumi is rescued by a team from the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, an orphanage for baby elephants. At the shelter, Natumi hides behind keepers' legs to watch the other elephants at the shelter. But soon, she meets several other orphans, and the eight of them play together in the surrounding bush. As the babies become closer and more like a real family, they need a leader, someone they can trust. Can Natumi grow into this role? Join the herd to find out what happens when they travel back into the wild
Wild orphans by Gerry Ellis( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs and text document the lives of eight baby orphaned elephants and their surrogate human "mothers" over a two year period at the Nairobi National Park in Kenya, East Africa
Zebras by Anthony D Fredericks( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, habitat, uses, and endangered status of this black and white striped animal found on the plains of Africa
Chimpanzees by Karen Kane( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, life cycle, and habitat of chimpanzees
Caribbean by Kay Showker( Book )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bird nests by Sharon Cohen( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes a look at some of the many different types of bird nests and discusses the creative ways in which certain species of birds have adapted to their environment
Gorillas by Sara Godwin( Book )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in German and English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gorillas examines the lives of each of the three gorilla species-the western lowland gorilla, the eastern lowland gorilla and the critically endangered mountain goritta and reveals their personalities living habits and struggles with humans
Australia by Gerry Ellis( Book )

5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Safari by Barbara Radcliffe Rogers( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

North America's rainforest : the endangered paradise by Gerry Ellis( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in Undetermined and English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wilderness remembered by Gerry Ellis( Book )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wilderness explored by Gerry Ellis( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The outdoor traveller's guide, Australia by Gerry Ellis( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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English (44)

German (2)

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