WorldCat Identities

McElligott, Matthew

Overview
Works: 34 works in 138 publications in 4 languages and 17,945 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Humorous fiction  Pictorial works  Comics (Graphic works)  Graphic novels  Educational comics  Nonfiction comics  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author, Artist, Illustrator
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Matthew McElligott
Backbeard : pirate for hire by Matthew McElligott( Book )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 2,980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Pirate Council tells Backbeard that he must stop wearing colorful clothing and look more fearsome, he decides to quit being a pirate and get a job on shore, if only he can find work that matches his particular skills
Bean thirteen by Matthew McElligott( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 2,980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two bugs, Ralph and Flora, try to divide thirteen beans so that the unlucky thirteenth bean disappears, but they soon discover that the math is not so easy
The lion's share by Matthew McElligott( Book )

14 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ant is honored to receive an invitation to lion's annual dinner party, but is shocked when the other guests behave rudely and then accuse her of thinking only of herself
Even monsters need haircuts by Matthew McElligott( Book )

17 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At night under a full moon, a child operates a barber shop with a monstrous clientele
Even aliens need snacks by Matthew McElligott( Book )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Creating snacks that make most humans queasy, a young chef finds a new clientele--aliens"--
Benjamin Franklinstein lives! by Matthew McElligott( Book )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While working on a science fair project, a Philadelphia school boy discovers both a secret laboratory in his basement and Benjamin Franklin, who comes to life after receiving a jolt of electricity
The dinosaur disaster by Matthew McElligott( Book )

7 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in English and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dr. Cosmic's class of clever monsters at the Mad Scientist Academy solve the greatest challenges in science, in this perfect blend of adventure and exploration."--
The spooky book by Steve Patschke( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a dark house, Andrew gets scared while reading a spooky book in which a girl is reading a spooky book in a scary house
Backbeard and the birthday suit by Matthew McElligott( Book )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A humorous story of a rough, tough, and hairy pirate who gets some new clothes
Absolutely not by Matthew McElligott( Book )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gloria, an ant, takes her friend Frieda for a walk and tries to convince her not to always view the world as a frightening place
The weather disaster by Matthew McElligott( Book )

7 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the second book of the series, Dr. Cosmic's class of clever monsters must face down blizzards, thunderstorms, floods, and tornadoes, in this perfect blend of adventure and exploration"--
Benjamin Franklinstein meets the Fright brothers : wherein is contained an accounting of the quest by our subject and his young compatriots to solve a mystery of vampires terrorizing the great city of Philadelphia by Matthew McElligott( Book )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Victor and his friends, aided by Benjamin Franklin, uncover an evil scheme involving giant bats and two mysterious brothers, and learn more about the secretive Modern Order of Prometheus
The space disaster by Matthew McElligott( Book )

4 editions published in 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Dr. Cosmic's class meets Commander Nova, the school astronomer, they know their next lesson will be out of this world! With the help of Dr. Cosmic's latest invention--a planetarium--the class must complete four challenges. Each time the planetarium shifts and the atmosphere changes, the students find themselves floating from planet to planet. They put their new magnetic antigravity belts and trusted handbooks to the test to figure out where in the solar system Dr. Cosmic's invention has 'sent' them--and how to land safely back on Earth."--
Benjamin Franklinstein meets Thomas Deadison by Matthew McElligott( Book )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ben and Victor must stop a mysterious light bulb company from brainwashing Philadelphia"--
Uncle Frank's pit by Matthew McElligott( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eccentric Uncle Frank comes for a short visit, but ends up moving into a pit in the backyard while he tries to dig up something he thinks is buried there
The truth about Cousin Ernie's head by Matthew McElligott( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A colorful family's Thanksgiving arguments are ended by the viewing of an old home movie, which seems to leave no topics for further discussion
The lion's share : a tale of halving cake and eating it, too( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ant is on her best behavior when she attends Lion's dinner party, but she is shocked by how the others act. Elephant talks only about himself, Hippo never wipes her mouth, and Gorilla throws his food. Their behavior is even more outrageous when dessert arrives. Each animal takes exactly half of the lion's cake, demonstrating very bad manners, as well as the basic concept of division
The spooky book by Steve Patschke( Recording )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a dark house, Andrew gets scared while reading a spooky book in which a girl is reading a spooky book in a scary house
Even monsters need haircuts by Matthew McElligott( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spooky book by Steve Patschke( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Readers are held in playful suspense as they follow the adventures of Andrew and Zo Zo, two children reading spooky books on a dark and stormy night. An A.L.A. Notable Video
 
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Bean thirteen
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Bean thirteenThe lion's shareEven monsters need haircutsBenjamin Franklinstein lives!The spooky bookBackbeard and the birthday suitAbsolutely notBenjamin Franklinstein meets the Fright brothers : wherein is contained an accounting of the quest by our subject and his young compatriots to solve a mystery of vampires terrorizing the great city of Philadelphia
Alternative Names
Mc Elligott, Matthew

McElligott, Matt

매켈리곳, 매슈

マケリゴット, マシュー

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