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Keenan, Sheila

Overview
Works: 61 works in 137 publications in 3 languages and 15,964 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Fiction  Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Encyclopedias  Sources  Biography  Stories in rhyme  Horror comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PZ8.3.K265, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Sheila Keenan
Castle : how it works by David Macaulay( Book )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the planning, construction, and ultimate testing in battle of a typical fortress with adjoining town built by the English during the Middle Ages
Toilet : how it works by David Macaulay( Book )

5 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 1,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a tour of the bathroom and the sewer system, from the family toilets to municipal water treatment plants
Scholastic encyclopedia of women in the United States by Sheila Keenan( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 1,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief illustrated articles profile significant women in American history, including Abigail Adams, Molly Pitcher, and Nellie Bly
O, say can you see? : American symbols and landmarks by Sheila Keenan( Book )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 1,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There are stars-and-stripes T-shirts. There are Statue of Liberty pencil sharpeners. There's an eagle on our money and Uncle Sam Halloween costumes. Symbols are everywhere ... but where do they come from? What do they mean? How does something become a symbol?This celebration of twenty of America's important places, interesting objects, and inspiring words is for the youngest Americans. Each symbol is decribed on a two-page spread that is decorated with fun, bright pastels. Plymouth Rock, the White House, Ellis Island, Mount Rushmore, the flag, the eagle, Uncle Sam, the national anthem. Reveals the exciting stories behind the many symbols, landmarks, and documents that have shaped American history, including Plymouth Rock, the White House, Ellis Island, the flag, Uncle Sam, the National Anthem, and the Pledge of Allegiance
Dogs of war by Sheila Keenan( Book )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,053 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three fictional stories, told in graphic novel format, about soldiers in World War I, World War II, and the Vietnam War who were aided by combat dogs
Eye : how it works by David Macaulay( Book )

7 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 1,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces young readers to the nature and structure of the eye and the process through which the eye and the brain work together to create vision
Jet plane : how it works by David Macaulay( Book )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces young readers to the mechanical science of jet planes that recreates an airplane ride while explaining how powerful engines, specially designed wings, and cockpit controls work together to enable a jet's flight
Animals in the house : a history of pets and people by Sheila Keenan( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of pets through the ages and the people who kept them, including famous pets and pet owners
Gods, goddesses, and monsters : an encyclopedia of world mythology by Sheila Keenan( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the characters and themes of the myths of peoples from Asia to Africa to North and South America
Goosebumps : Scary summer( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Graphic novel adaptations of three of R.L. Stine's Goosebumps books
What time is it? : a book of math riddles by Sheila Keenan( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations and rhyming questions and answers demonstrate how to tell time
Greetings from the 50 states : how they got their names by Sheila Keenan( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story behind each state's name and nickname is told in this informative book providing historical facts, fun trivia, and a helpful geography lesson
More or less a mess! by Sheila Keenan( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in Chinese and English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl uses sorting and classifying skills to tackle the huge mess in her room. Includes related activities and games
The biggest fish by Sheila Keenan( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mayor's contest to find the biggest fish in Littletown is won in an unexpected way
Scholastic book of outstanding Americans by Sheila Keenan( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief biographies of nearly 500 men and women who shaped United States history including, for each, a photograph or picture, birth and death dates, and a brief essay describing why that person is notable. From Pocahontas to Rosa Parks, Ben Franklin to Bill Gates, Babe Ruth to Dr. Seuss, this collection of mini-biographies describes the lives and accomplishments of the Americans that kids need to know about for school and want to know about for fun. Each of the nearly 500 entries includes a photo, birth and death dates, and a description of what made that person famous-or infamous! There are two entries per page as well as 34 full-page extended entries. A quotation from one of the outstanding Americans runs across each spread.--
As the crow flies by Sheila Keenan( Book )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhyming text describes the noisy, funny, and sometimes annoying behavior of crows
What's up with that cup? by Sheila Keenan( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While trying to make a piggy bank, a young girl learns the importance of using standard measurements. Includes related activities
The story of flight : early flying machines, balloons, blimps, gliders, warplanes, and jets( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of flight from the days when people only dreamed about flying to planes of the future. Illustrations explain how different flying machines function
Lizzy's dizzy day by Sheila Keenan( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and French and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although she thinks she is helping with her cousin's birthday party, Lizzy's mathematical reasoning does not always add up. When Lizzy arrives early at her cousin's birthday party, she thinks she's helping by rearranging the birthday table, but when the other guests arrive, the confusion begins. This Hello Reader! introduces simple math concepts to young readers. Full-color illustrations
Goosebumps graphix( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Graphic novel adaptations of three of R.L. Stine's Goosebumps books
 
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Scholastic encyclopedia of women in the United States
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O, say can you see? : American symbols and landmarksDogs of warAnimals in the house : a history of pets and peopleGods, goddesses, and monsters : an encyclopedia of world mythologyGoosebumps : Scary summerWhat time is it? : a book of math riddlesGreetings from the 50 states : how they got their namesMore or less a mess!