WorldCat Identities

Parsons, Alexandra

Overview
Works: 264 works in 722 publications in 15 languages and 24,483 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Miscellanea  Trivia and miscellanea  Pictorial works  Interactive multimedia  Software 
Roles: Author, Creator, Dancer, Redactor, Other
Classifications: DT61, 932.01
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alexandra Parsons
Electricity by Wendy Baker( Book )

25 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 1,473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experiments and activities introduce the basic principles of electricity and magnetism
Amazing poisonous animals by Alexandra Parsons( Book )

20 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in 5 languages and held by 1,368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Text and photographs introduce poisonous animals such as the fire salamander, death puffer, gila monster, and sea anemone." -- T.p. verso
Amazing spiders by Alexandra Parsons( Book )

20 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in 5 languages and held by 1,289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs introduce some of the most amazing members of the spider family, such as bird-eating spiders, spitting spiders, and banana spiders
Amazing snakes by Alexandra Parsons( Book )

20 editions published between 1990 and 1997 in 7 languages and held by 1,287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs introduce amazing members of the snake world, including the sunbeam snake, milk snake, and reticulated python
Amazing birds by Alexandra Parsons( Book )

24 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in 8 languages and held by 1,266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs describe amazing members of the bird world, including the vulture, flamingo, and hummingbird
Make it work! by Wendy Baker( Book )

28 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in 6 languages and held by 1,233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces basic facts about sound, how it is produced, transmitted, and received with instructions for related experiments and projects
Earth by Wendy Baker( Book )

29 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 1,230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces basic facts about geography, weather, and the composition of the earth with instructions for related experiments and projects
Amazing cats by Alexandra Parsons( Book )

19 editions published between 1990 and 1997 in 7 languages and held by 1,140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces a variety of cats both wild and domesticated
North American Indians by Andrew Haslam( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides instructions for recreations of past civilizations and model-making projects
Plants by Andrew Haslam( Book )

27 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces basic facts about plants with instructions for related experiments and projects
Amazing mammals by Alexandra Parsons( Book )

14 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 1,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Introduces such notable mammals as the elephant, sloth, koala, and porcupine, explains what makes them unique, and describes the important characteristics of the entire group." -- Title page verso
Ancient Egypt by George Hart( Book )

9 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Information about clothing, transportation, food, religion, and many other aspects of life in ancient Egypt is accompanied by a variety of related craft projects
Arctic peoples by Andrew Haslam( Book )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes arctic peoples and the ways they have adapted to their inhospitable climate. Includes projects such as making a kayak and making Aleutian baskets
Baby by Alexandra Parsons( Book )

12 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in 5 languages and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the early development, both before and after birth, of the young of such animals as the crocodile, Shetland pony, and human being. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Great inventions by Alexandra Parsons( Book )

7 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the origins of eight inventions, including the telephone, flushing toilet, and printing press, and explains how they work
Why do tigers have stripes? by Alexandra Parsons( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides answers to twelve questions about animal camouflage, such as why are polar bears white, and why are some fish flat, with additional facts relating to each topic
Fit for life by Alexandra Parsons( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information on healthy living, eating, grooming habits, and fitness
The perfect kitchen by Alexandra Parsons( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All the information on planning is wonderfully organized, with details on work sequence, ventilation, countertops, cabinets, walls, floor, appliances, food storage, and more
Why do some kids have freckles? by Alexandra Parsons( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides answers to twelve questions about how bodies work, such as why do some people have gray hair, and what does blood do, with additional facts relating to each topic
Were dinosaurs smart? by Alexandra Parsons( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides answers to twelve questions about dinosaurs, such as why did the dinosaurs disappear, and how fast could dinosaurs run, with additional facts relating to each topic
 
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Alternative Names
Parsons, Alex.

Parsons, Alexandra

パーソンズ, アレクサンドラ

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