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Castaldo, Nancy F. (Nancy Fusco) 1962-

Overview
Works: 25 works in 69 publications in 1 language and 9,974 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Fiction  Guidebooks  Biography  Biographies  Humor  Children's audiobooks 
Roles: Author
Classifications: GV1203, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Nancy F Castaldo
     
    Most widely held works by Nancy F Castaldo
    Pizza for the queen by Nancy F Castaldo( Book )

    3 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 2,806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    In 1889 Napoli, Italy, Raffaele Esposito prepares a special pizza for the queen. Based on a true story. Includes a recipe. Raffaele makes the best pizza in all of Napoli. It is so good that even Queen Margherita herself has requested a taste. Raffaele scurries around town to collect the finest ingredients for his pizza, but what will he do when a sneaky cat eats his anchovies? Inspired by the colors of the Italian flag, Raffaele creates a new kind of pizza that delights not only the queen but generations of pizza lovers to come. Nancy Castaldo tells the story of the first pizza Margherita with beautiful acrylic paintings by Melisande Potter. Also included is a recipe for a delizioso pizza
    Sunny days & starry nights by Nancy F Castaldo( Book )

    8 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Explores the outdoors and teaches about a variety of plants and animals with over sixty suggested activities
    Sniffer dogs : how dogs (and their noses) save the world by Nancy F Castaldo( Book )

    8 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in English and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    "Readers will discover how detection dogs are able to use their noses to find everything from people, both alive and dead, to explosives to ... whale poop. These working dogs work to please, work to play, and work for love."--
    The story of seeds : from Mendel's garden to your plate, and how there's more of less to eat around the world by Nancy F Castaldo( Book )

    3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    "With the growth of genetically modified foods, the use of many seeds is dwindling--of 80,000 edible plants, only about 150 are being cultivated. With a global cast of men and women, scientists and laypeople, and photographic documentation, Nancy Castaldo chronicles where our food comes from, and more importantly, where it is going as she digs deeper into the importance of seeds in our world"--
    Rainy day play! : [explore, create, discover, pretend] by Nancy F Castaldo( Book )

    4 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Explore, create, discover, pretend
    Winter day play! : activities, crafts, and games for indoors and out by Nancy F Castaldo( Book )

    2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Provides dozens of ideas for winter activities in such categories as Fun and games, Winter critters, and Winter holidays and festivals
    Mission: polar bear rescue : all about polar bears and how to save them by Nancy F Castaldo( Book )

    4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Shares stories and facts that reveal the real-life survival challenges that have caused polar bears to become endangered, and provides information about what kids can do to support conservation efforts
    Oceans : an activity guide for ages 6-9 by Nancy F Castaldo( Book )

    1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Even kids that live far from water can have fun with this activity guide as they explore ocean habitats, carve a polar bear from soap, play echo games and learn about aquariums. Full-color illustrations
    Beastly brains : exploring how animals talk, think, and feel by Nancy F Castaldo( Book )

    2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    "In this fascinating nonfiction account, author Nancy F. Castaldo reveals just what's going on inside the minds of animals, and through understanding animal intelligence we discover more about ourselves, including far more similarities than one might expect. Humans may have the biggest brains, but intelligence is not a quality exclusive to only us!"--
    Rainforests : an activity guide for ages 6-9 by Nancy F Castaldo( Book )

    4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Provides facts and activities that explore tropical and temperate ancient forests, discusses how individuals can help preserve them, and describes well-known and unfamiliar creatures of the rain forest
    River wild : an activity guide to North American rivers by Nancy F Castaldo( Book )

    2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Thirty games, activities, and experiments provide an introduction to learning about how rivers are formed, the water cycle, and the animals and habitats that exist along rivers
    The race around the world by Nancy F Castaldo( Book )

    4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    When Nellie Bly read Around the World in Eighty Days by Jules Verne, she had an amazing idea. What if she traveled around the world in real life, and did it in less than eighty days? In 1889, people doubted it could be done -- especially by a woman. But with one small bag and a sturdy coat, Nellie set out anyway. Soon the whole world was rooting for her. Could she make it back home in time?
    Deserts : an activity guide for ages 6-9 by Nancy F Castaldo( Book )

    2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    This activity guide introduces children to the wild and often misunderstood environment of the desert and the people and cultures that thrive in and around them. Information is included on all types of deserts--hot and dry, coastal, semiarid, and polar. Kids learn what defines a desert and the creative ways plants and animals have adapted to survive in harsh desert environments. Also discussed are urban sprawl and its effects on desert habitats and how children can help protect this delicate environment by conserving energy and reducing consumption of petroleum-based products. Engaging activities include drawing a petroglyph, making a coral snake bracelet, frying prickly pears, conducting a gerbil study, and making sand art
    This or that? even more wacky choices to reveal the hidden you by J. R Mortimer( Book )

    2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    A series of either-or quizzes leads readers to such answers as their ideal career, the species of their inner animal, and their ideal place to live
    Keeping our earth green : over 100 hands-on ways to help save the earth by Nancy F Castaldo( Book )

    1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    "Discover how you can help stop global warming and reduce pollution"--Page 4 of cover
    School of dragons : greatest inventions by Nancy F Castaldo( Book )

    4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    "The DreamWorks Dragons introduce young readers to the greatest inventions of all time, including transportation, clocks, communication, and more."--
    Leap into space by Nancy F Castaldo( Book )

    1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    This book encourages children to learn about the universe through observation, experiments and crafts. A few of the main characters in "Leap Into Space" include the Sun, Moon, Earth, Saturn, Jupiter, brown dwarfs, comets, black holes and asteroids. Children will enjoy the experiments and craft activities this book offers. Amusing and colorful artwork illustrate the pages along with spectacular photographs from NASA
    Beastly brains : exploring how animals think, talk, and feel by Nancy F Castaldo( Recording )

    3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Nancy Castaldo delves into the minds of animals and explores animal empathy, communication, tool use, and social societies through interviews and historical anecdotes
    The little hands nature book : earth, sky, critters & more by Nancy F Castaldo( Book )

    1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Explores the outdoors and teaches about a variety of plants and animals with over sixty suggested activities
    Greatest Inventions by Nancy F Castaldo( )

    1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    "The DreamWorks Dragons introduce young readers to the greatest inventions of all time, including transportation, clocks, communication, and more."--
     
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    Pizza for the queen
    Alternative Names
    Castaldo, Nancy

    Fusco Castaldo, Nancy 1962-

    Languages
    English (60)

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    Sunny days & starry nightsRainy day play! : [explore, create, discover, pretend]Winter day play! : activities, crafts, and games for indoors and outOceans : an activity guide for ages 6-9Rainforests : an activity guide for ages 6-9River wild : an activity guide to North American riversDeserts : an activity guide for ages 6-9Keeping our earth green : over 100 hands-on ways to help save the earth