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Bond, Higgins

Overview
Works: 57 works in 116 publications in 4 languages and 14,148 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Miscellanea  Fiction  History  Picture books  Biography  Pictorial works 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: QL544.2, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Higgins Bond
Do tornadoes really twist? : questions and answers about tornadoes and hurricanes by Melvin Berger( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides answers to a variety of questions about tornadoes and hurricanes, including "Where do most tornadoes strike," and "How long do hurricanes last?"
A place for butterflies by Melissa Stewart( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how human behavior can affect butterflies, explains how people can take action to ensure their survival, and introduces eleven species
Do whales have belly buttons? : questions and answers about whales and dolphins by Melvin Berger( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides answers to such questions about various species of whales and dolphins as "Do all whales have teeth?", "How long do most whales live?", "Why do dolphins whistle?", and "Can dolphins save humans?"
A place for birds by Melissa Stewart( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the environmental needs of birds around the world and the effect that human behavior has had on their ability to survive, with examples of the efforts being made by scientists and conservationists to save specific species of birds
Why do volcanoes blow their tops? : Questions and answers about volcanoes and earthquakes by Melvin Berger( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Questions and answers provide information about volcanoes and earthquakes, covering such aspects as why, how, when, and where these phenomena occur
A place for turtles by Melissa Stewart( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describing various examples, the author provides an intriguing look at turtles, at the ecosystems that support their survival, and at the efforts of some people to save them
A place for frogs by Melissa Stewart( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at different types of frogs and the ecosystems in which they live, and discusses how human activity affects their survival
Young Martin's promise by Walter Dean Myers( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates events in Martin Luther King, Jr.'s, childhood which sowed the seeds for his activism for equal rights for people, regardless of their color
Please don't wake the animals : a book about sleep by Mary Batten( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to animal sleeping habits
Hey, daddy! : animal fathers and their babies by Mary Batten( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the important roles that some animal fathers play in the development of their offspring, with examples of specific kinds of birds, mammals, and other creatures that thrive under a father's care
Who has a belly button? by Mary Batten( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces what belly buttons are, how they are formed, and how they differ on the people and animals who have them
Groundhog at Evergreen Road by Susan Korman( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young groundhog builds a burrow of his own for the first time in a backyard that has plenty of food and other conveniences
When I was little by Toyomi Igus( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Noel and his Grandpa Will go fishing, Noel learns about how things were when his grandfather was little
A place for fish by Melissa Stewart( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents information about fish, describing their physical characteristics and discussing different ways in which they are threatened, from the dumping of chemicals into waterways, to overfishing, to deforestation, and what scientists have done to help
Do penguins get frostbite? : questions and answers about polar animals by Melvin Berger( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Questions and answers present the habitats and behavior of a variety of polar animals, from penguins and arctic foxes to reindeer and baleen whales
The mighty Mississippi : the life and times of America's greatest river by Linda Vieira( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the science and the history of the great Mississippi River, showing why the Ojibwe Indians called it Mes-sipi, father of running waters. The winding, epic history of one of America's greatest natural wonders, the mighty Mississippi River has wound its way through our country's heartland and the course of history for thousands of years. Formed when the last glaciers of the Ice Age melted, the river became a 2,550-mile long drainage basin for almost half of the United States. Before Europeans arrived in the new world, it was a means of exploration and trade for Native Americans. It later witnessed some of the most pivotal events in American history, from the Revolutionary War to the Trail of Tears to the Civil War. It has survived flooding, earthquakes, and hurricanes. Linda Vieira and Higgins Bond use their talents and expertise to explore the science and the history of the great Mississippi River
Then I think of God by Martha Whitmore Hickman( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children describe moments in their lives when their thoughts turn to God
The seven seas : exploring the world ocean by Linda Vieira( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the history, evolution, explorations, and benefits of the oceans from thousands of years ago, through the days of Magellan, to the research of the present day. The ocean is an endless wonder that has shaped the progress of civilization for all of human history. Thousands of years ago, the sea retreated and exposed more than 2 million acres of dry land, enabling early man to migrate from Asia and eventually settle North and South America. Centuries later, explorers such as Christopher Columbus and Ferdinand Magellan braved the waters as they searched for shorter ocean routes to new worlds. When, in 1800, all surface areas of the ocean had been explored, scientists turned their gaze to the deepest recesses of the sea, discovering thousands of species of plants and animals there. The sea remains our planet's largest source of food, fuel, and energy, holding the very key to life for sea creatures and people alike. In this exciting, accurately researched companion to school curricula taught every year, young reader's journey across the seas and through the course of human history
I am Sacajawea, I am York : our journey West with Lewis and Clark by Claire Rudolf Murphy( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sacajawea, a Shoshoni woman, and York, a slave, assist Meriwether Lewis and William Clark on their westward expedition; Sacajawea using her knowledge of the land, and York using his superior hunting skills. When Lewis and Clark's Corps of Discovery set out in the spring of 1804, they had chosen to go on an unprecedented, extremely dangerous journey. It would be the adventure of a lifetime. Unlike others in the group, two key members chose to join the hazardous expedition: York, Clark's slave, and Sacajawea, considered to be the property of Charbonneau, the expedition's translator. The unique knowledge and skills Sacajawea and York had were essential to the success of the trip. The dual stories of these two outsiders, who earned their way into the inner core of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, shed new light on one of the most exciting and important undertakings in American history
Where did the butterfly get its name? : questions and answers about butterflies and moths by Melvin Berger( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents information about the physical characteristics, habitat, behavior, and life cycle of butterflies and moths in question-and-answer format
 
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Do tornadoes really twist? : questions and answers about tornadoes and hurricanes
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A place for butterfliesDo whales have belly buttons? : questions and answers about whales and dolphinsA place for birdsWhy do volcanoes blow their tops? : Questions and answers about volcanoes and earthquakesA place for frogsYoung Martin's promisePlease don't wake the animals : a book about sleepHey, daddy! : animal fathers and their babies