WorldCat Identities

Van Zyle, Jon

Overview
Works: 50 works in 124 publications in 3 languages and 17,196 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Picture books  Pictorial works  Posters 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PZ10.3.L8534, E
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Arctic lights, arctic nights by Debbie S Miller( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 1,537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the unique light phenomena of the Alaskan Arctic and the ways animals such as snowshoe hares, moose, and sandhill cranes adapt to the temperature and daylight changes each month of the year
The eyes of Gray Wolf by Jonathan London( Book )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and Korean and held by 1,416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a cold northern night, a restless gray wolf encounters an unknown wolf pack, from which a young white wolf steps out and they become mates
Baby whale's journey by Jonathan London( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 1,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Off the Pacific coast of Mexico, a baby sperm whale is born, feeds, speaks to her mother in clicks, and spends her days diving, spy-hopping, lob-tailing, and rolling as she grows and learns the ways of the sea
The great serum race : blazing the Iditarod Trail by Debbie S Miller( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 1,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the heroic role played by sled dogs, including the Siberian husky Togo, in the delivery of antitoxin serum to those stricken with diphtheria in 1925 Nome. Includes historical notes about the event as well as about the Iditarod Sled Dog Race which commemorates it
Honey Paw and Lightfoot by Jonathan London( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and French and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After giving birth in her winter den, Honey Paw, a brown bear, cares for her cub and teaches him to survive in the wild. Includes facts about bears
Raven and river by Nancy White Carlstrom( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raven and the other animals try to awaken the frozen river to the coming Alaskan springtime
Survival at 40 below by Debbie S Miller( Book )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how animals survive during the long Arctic winters in the Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve, Alaska
A Caribou journey by Debbie S Miller( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the migrations, habits, and habitat of a herd of caribou in Alaska
Lewis and papa : adventure on the Santa Fe Trail by Barbara M Joosse( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While accompanying his father on the wagon train along the Santa Fe Trail, Lewis discovers what it is to be a man
A polar bear journey by Debbie S Miller( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details the life cycle of a mother polar bear and her two cubs, from their birth to their learning of survival lessons
A Woolly Mammoth Journey by Debbie S Miller( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A great woolly mammoth leads her family across rivers, plains, and glacial ridges on an annual migration to familiar feeding grounds during a journey which happened more than 12,000 years ago
Big Alaska : journey across America's most amazing state by Debbie S Miller( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about this spectacular state and its animals. Come soar across Alaska's extraordinary landscape and see its wonders through the eyes of our national emblem, the bald eagle. Alaska is our biggest state, but it is also one of the least populated, making it an enormous span of natural wonders and astonishing wilderness. This unique place is home to the tallest mountain, the most active volcanoes, and the largest land mammals in North America. See hundred-pound salmon, two-ton walruses, and thundering herds of caribou. Take wing through mountains covered with glaciers, fly under the cover of lush rain forests, and circle over barren Arctic tundras
Sled dogs run by Jonathan London( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is "a young girl's first solo run as a musher"--Inside front dust-jacket
Disappearing lake : nature's magic in Denali National Park by Debbie S Miller( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the formation of a vernal lake in Alaska's Denali National Park and the various creatures that make their homes in and around it
Seababy : a little otter returns home by Ellen Levine( Book )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A baby sea otter, separated from his mother by a storm, is rescued by a human who takes him to the Monterey Bay Aquarium to recover and learn how to take care of himself
Survival at 120 above by Debbie S Miller( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the variety of animals who call the Australian Simpson Desert home and shows how they have adapted to survive extreme temperatures
River of life by Debbie S Miller( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes a river in Alaska and the life that it supports, emphasizing how the living things around it are connected and dependent upon it for their survival
Little Puffin's first flight by Jonathan London( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a family of puffins from the time the parents greet one another off the coast of Alaska and prepare to raise a family, through the care of their fragile egg and ravenous chick, to Little Puffin's first flight across and into the sea. Includes facts about puffins
Gone again ptarmigan by Jonathan London( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and illustrations showcase the willow ptarmigan, the state bird of Alaska
The seasons of Little Wolf by Jonathan London( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Almost from the time they are born, Little Wolf enjoys playing with Sister Wolf and their brothers, but the pups are also learning from Gray Wolf and White Wolf about how to survive in the wild one day. Includes facts about wolves
 
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Arctic lights, arctic nights
Alternative Names
Zyle Jon Van

Zyle, Jon van 1942-

자일, 존 반

Languages
English (87)

French (2)

Korean (1)

Covers
The eyes of Gray WolfBaby whale's journeyThe great serum race : blazing the Iditarod TrailHoney Paw and LightfootRaven and riverSurvival at 40 belowA Caribou journeyLewis and papa : adventure on the Santa Fe Trail