WorldCat Identities

Funston, Sylvia

Overview
Works: 39 works in 125 publications in 4 languages and 4,893 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Miscellanea  Popular works  FAQs  Fiction 
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Most widely held works by Sylvia Funston
The dinosaur question and answer book by Sylvia Funston( Book )

10 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and Japanese and held by 665 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 )

8 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 414 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 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Gruesome details and mesmerizing facts about famous mummies - plus instructions for creating an at-home version! The first book in this series is brimming with colour illustrations and photos" Cf. Our choice, 2001
Animal smarts by Sylvia Funston( Book )

6 editions published in 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Striking photographs and clear explanations reveal how animals behave and what goes on in their heads" Cf. Our choice, 1998-1999
Animal feelings by Sylvia Funston( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Do animals cry? Do they experience love, jealousy, and anger? Scientific theory, real-life stories, photos and illustrations focus on the emotions of animals" Cf. Our choice, 1999-2000
The Kids' question & answer book by Sylvia Funston( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides answers to more than 100 questions kids really ask including "Could a balloon float up to the moon?", "Why is Swiss cheese full of holes?", "What's inside our bones?"
Scary science : the truth behind vampires, witches, UFOs, ghosts and more by Sylvia Funston( Book )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and German and held by 280 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 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 278 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
The kids' horse book by Sylvia Funston( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 272 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 )

7 editions published in 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The third book in the series looks at several kinds of ghosts to examine the real science behind this phenomenon. Includes playful illustrations, facts, a game and other activities" Cf. Our choice, 2003
Dino--why? : the dinosaur question and answer book by Sylvia Funston( Book )

8 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 232 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 brain by Sylvia Funston( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 218 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
Monsters by Sylvia Funston( Book )

7 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 207 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 138 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 )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

St. Lawrence beluga by Sylvia Funston( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and French and held by 110 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
Peregrine falcon by Sylvia Funston( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magic by Sylvia Funston( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives a history of magic in various cultures. Discusses witches, alchemy, predicting the future, and other topics related to magic
A kid's guide to the brain by Sylvia Funston( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 65 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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It's all in your head : a guide to your brillant brainMummiesAnimal smartsAnimal feelingsScary science : the truth behind vampires, witches, UFOs, ghosts and moreThe book of you : the science and fun! of why you look, feel, and act the way you doThe kids' horse bookGhosts
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ファンストン, シルヴィア

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