WorldCat Identities

Funston, Sylvia

Overview
Works: 36 works in 103 publications in 3 languages and 5,019 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Miscellanea  Popular works  FAQs  Fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QE862.D5, 567.91
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Sylvia Funston
The dinosaur question and answer book by Sylvia Funston( Book )

8 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and Japanese and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Questions and answers provide the most commonly desired information about dinosaurs, as well as information about dinosaurs that has never appeared before
It's all in your head : a guide to your brillant brain by Sylvia Funston( Book )

6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An interactive volume discusses the brain's role in thoughts, dreams, senses, emotions, and memories, utilizing an accessible, magazine-style format that combines factual text with cartoon-like artwork
Mummies by Sylvia Funston( Book )

5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the process of mummification as well as the individual histories of mummies found worldwide. Includes educational games and activities
Animal smarts by Sylvia Funston( Book )

5 editions published in 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses what scientists have learned about animal intelligence, looking at how animals use their brains to communicate, find food, build homes, and accomplish other tasks
Animal feelings by Sylvia Funston( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the secret life of animals and reveals if they have feelings
The Kids' question & answer book( Book )

in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides answers to a variety of questions about the world around us including "Why do cats have whiskers?" "Why do birds sing?" "What are UFOs?" and others
The book of you : the science and fun! of why you look, feel, and act the way you do by Sylvia Funston( Book )

7 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From your fingerprints to the patterns in your eyes to the way that you smell, there's nobody exactly like you. But what makes you so special? Is it your genes or your dreams or the day you were born? This good-natured grab bag of fun facts and activities will help you get to know yourself better
Scary science : the truth behind vampires, witches, UFOs, ghosts and more by Sylvia Funston( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and German and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this spooky, scary, and frightening world explored in the pages to come, you'll encounter many strange creatures and events
The kids' horse book by Sylvia Funston( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains information about pony and horse breeds, advice on grooming and riding, plus stories and facts about horses
Ghosts by Sylvia Funston( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the world of otherworldly spectors, the things people believe about them, haunted houses, and related subjects, and explains the science that lurks behind these phenomena
It's all in your brain by Sylvia Funston( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An interactive volume discusses the brain's role in thoughts, dreams, senses, emotions, and memories, utilizing an accessible, magazine-style format that combines factual text with cartoon-like artwork
Dino--why? : the dinosaur question and answer book by Sylvia Funston( Book )

7 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Questions and answers provide the most commonly desired information about dinosaurs, as well as information about dinosaurs that has never appeared before
Monsters by Sylvia Funston( Book )

6 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the real science behind monsters of all shapes and sizes, from mythical beings such as dragons and sea monsters, to monstrous creatures we know exist, to the monsters that are the products of human fears
Who are you? : why you look, feel and act the way you do by Sylvia Funston( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of fun facts and activities will help you get to know yourself better
Eastern cougar by Sylvia Funston( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores how eastern cougars live and discusses their endangered status
Leatherback turtle by Sylvia Funston( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

St. Lawrence beluga by Sylvia Funston( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this book you will discover how St. Lawrence belugas live. You will explore the special reasons they are endangered and find out what is being done, as well as what you can do to help them survive far into the future."--Introduction
Magic by Sylvia Funston( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives a history of magic in various cultures. Discusses witches, alchemy, predicting the future, and other topics related to magic
Peregrine falcon by Sylvia Funston( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A kid's guide to the brain by Sylvia Funston( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grade level: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, e, i, s
 
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It's all in your head : a guide to your brillant brain
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ファンストン, シルヴィア

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It's all in your head : a guide to your brillant brainMummiesAnimal smartsAnimal feelingsThe book of you : the science and fun! of why you look, feel, and act the way you doScary science : the truth behind vampires, witches, UFOs, ghosts and moreThe kids' horse bookGhosts