WorldCat Identities

Kelsey, Elin

Overview
Works: 47 works in 131 publications in 5 languages and 9,098 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Picture books  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QL737.C4, J304.2
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Elin Kelsey
You are stardust by Elin Kelsey( Book )

12 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces readers to the extensive and surprising ways in which they are connected to the natural world around them
Not your typical book about the environment by Elin Kelsey( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written to allay children's fears about the environment, this book shows how smart technologies, innovative ideas, and a growing commitment to alternative lifestyles are exploding around the world, creating a future that will be brighter than we sometimes might think. Includes profiles of unexpected personalities
Watching giants : the secret lives of whales by Elin Kelsey( Book )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Personal, Anecdotal, and Highly engaging, Watching Giants opens a window on a world that seems quite like our own, yet is so different that understanding it pushes the very limits of our senses. Elin Kelsey's colorful first-person account, drawing from her rich, often humorous, everyday experiences as a mother, a woman, and a scientist, takes us to the incredibly productive waters of the Gulf of California and beyond, to oceans around the world. Kelsey brings us along as she talks to leading cetacean researchers and marine ecologists about their discoveries. We encounter humpback whales that build nets from bubbles, gain a disturbing maternal perspective on the dolphin-tuna issue, learn intimate details about whale sex, and contemplate the meaning of the complex social networks that exist in the seas. What emerges alongside these snapshots of whale culture is a dizzying sense of the tremendous speed with which we are changing the oceans' ecosystems - through overfishing, noise pollution, even real estate development. Watching Giants introduces a world of immense interconnectivity and beauty, and one that is now facing imminent peril."--Jacket
Elephants by Elin Kelsey( Book )

6 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in French and English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses how elephants live, thieir habits, and how they raise their young
Turtles by Merebeth Switzer( Book )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes physical characteristics, behavior and habitat of bees
Beavers by Elin Kelsey( Book )

7 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and French and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Habitat, behavior, and physical characteristics of the beaver
Owls by Elin Kelsey( Book )

6 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and French and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, habits, and habitats of owls
Wild ideas by Elin Kelsey( Book )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A new book that celebrates the 'nature' of creative problem solving"--Front jacket flap
Strange new species : astonishing discoveries of life on earth by Elin Kelsey( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the new species of animals and plant that scientists discovered around the world, including a monkey the size of a finger, a whale nobody has ever seen, and many more
Finding out about whales by Elin Kelsey( Book )

6 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights fascinating new ways of looking at whales
Finding out about dinosaurs by Elin Kelsey( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights intriguing new ways of looking at dinosaurs and the scientific studies and technological advances that lie behind some of the latest discoveries
Penguins by Merebeth Switzer( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, habits, and habitats of penguins and elephants
Canadian dinosaurs by Elin Kelsey( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the conditions that have contributed to the discovery of a large number of dinosaur fossils in Canada, and discusses the work of paleontologists in unearthing and studying these ancient giants
Raccoons by Laima Dingwall( Book )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains two works that present information about raccoons and about owls and their behavior and habitats
Vreemde nieuwe wezens : verbazingwekkende ontdekkingen van nieuw leven op aarde by Elin Kelsey( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in Dutch and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We volgen allerlei wetenschappers die op zoek zijn naar nieuwe dieren- en plantensoorten. Met veel kleurenillustraties en tips voor discussies. Vanaf ca. 12 jaar
Chipmunks by Merebeth Switzer( Book )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the physical characteristics, behavior, diet, habitat, and geographical distribution of the North American chipmunk
Saving sea otters : stories of survival by Elin Kelsey( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les abeilles by Elin Kelsey( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in French and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentation sommaire de la vie et des moeurs de l'animal. Au début, tableau récapitulatif des aspects traités. Présentation honnête. Mise en pages sobre
Puffins by Elizabeth MacLeod( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, habits, and habitats of penguins and elephants
Buone notizie dal pianeta Terra : non è il solito libro sull'ambiente! by Elin Kelsey( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in Italian and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Watching giants : the secret lives of whales
Alternative Names
켈지, 엘린

Languages
English (79)

French (10)

Spanish (4)

Italian (1)

Dutch (1)

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Watching giants : the secret lives of whalesStrange new species : astonishing discoveries of life on earthFinding out about whalesFinding out about dinosaursCanadian dinosaurs