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Caple, Laurie A.

Overview
Works: 19 works in 38 publications in 2 languages and 7,502 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  Picture books  Poetry  Narrative poetry  History 
Roles: Illustrator
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Most widely held works by Laurie A Caple
Giant sea reptiles of the dinosaur age by Caroline Arnold( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information about enormous reptiles who swam the seas during the dinosaur age
When mammoths walked the earth by Caroline Arnold( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Growing to weights of 10 tons and distinguished by enormous curling tusks, mammoths were the largest land animals of the Ice Age. In this meticulously researched, clear, and accessible book, award-winning nonfiction author Caroline Arnold describes the natural history of mammoths, highlighting their physical features and adaptation to the environment. Laurie Caple's stunning, scientifically accurate watercolors complement the text and provide an intriguing look at these huge creatures
Wildlife watching with Charles Eastman by Michael Elsohn Ross( )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a biography of Charles Eastman, the Native American physician, writer, and naturalist, focusing on his study of animals and their behavior. Provides tips on how to observe neighborhood wildlife
Bug watching with Charles Henry Turner by Michael Elsohn Ross( )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Henry Turner, an African-American scientist and expert bug watcher, followed his questions and made amazing discoveries about ants, bees, and other small creatures. Follow his inspiring story as he works toward his goals despite prejudice and learns about the intelligent ways of bugs
Global warming and the dinosaurs : fossil discoveries at the Poles by Caroline Arnold( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New discoveries in Alaska, Antarctica, Australia and elsewhere are revealing how dinosaurs not only survived within the polar circles, but adapted to live in the cold and seasonally dark environments
Bird watching with Margaret Morse Nice by Michael Elsohn Ross( )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life and career of ornithologist Margaret Morse Nice who devoted more than eighty years to studying and writing about birds. Also includes tips and activities for readers to become bird watchers in their own right
Pterosaurs : rulers of the skies in the dinosaur age by Caroline Arnold( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes pterosaurs' physical characteristics, behavior, evolution, and extinction
Dinosaurs with feathers : the ancestors of modern birds by Caroline Arnold( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers a look at the scientific research on the relationship between birds and dinosaurs according to past and present findings, including the recent discovery of a dinosaur with feathers
Mama loves me from away by Pat Brisson( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a mother and daughter are separated by a mother's incarceration, they find a special way to keep their loving relationship alive
Hungry Coyote by Cheryl Blackford( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From winter hunts to picnic foraging, Coyote makes his deliberate way through the seasons in his urban habitat"--
Clyde Tombaugh and the search for planet X by Margaret K Wetterer( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the young farm boy who became an astronomer and discovered the planet Pluto at the age of twenty-four
Flower watching with Alice Eastwood by Michael Elsohn Ross( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the life and work of botanist Alice Eastwood, who explored plant life in Colorado and California in the late nineteenth and first half of the twentieth centuries
Sweet dreams, wild animals! : a story of sleep by Eileen R Meyer( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Fourteen animals are featured in this delightful poem, including the cuddly koala, the hairy anteater, and the wise owl. Natural history notes explain how each animal sleeps, from the magnificent frigatebird that sleeps while flying hundreds of feet above the sea to the walrus that sleeps with its tusks anchored in floating ice. Illustrator Laurie Caple has captured these dozing animals in whimsical watercolors that will help any weary child fall to sleep with a smile. Treat your children, grandchildren, and yourself to this sure winner of a bedtime story."--
The legend of Old Abe, a Civil War eagle by Kathy-jo Wargin( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colorfully illustrated story of an eagle that inspired a Wisconsin infantry unit in the Civil War
North Star numbers : a Minnesota number book by Kathy-jo Wargin( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Using simple number concepts, North Star Numbers: A Minnesota Number Book takes readers back in time to experience nineteenth century army life at Fort Snelling, miles of canoe routes, and find out where thousands of bright yellow Tonka Trucks were made"--Provided by publisher
Fiddleheads to fir trees : leaves in all seasons by Joanne Linden( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the unwelcome prickle of the thistle to the generous shade of the catalpa tree, leaves come in a remarkable and surprising variety of shapes, colors, and sizes. Children will be delighted by the fourteen diverse North American plants depicted in Fiddleheads to Fir Trees, from weeping willow and cedar to cattail and poison ivy. The author introduces each plant with a poem and explains its leafy character in a nature note. The plants are organized by season, starting with the tender fiddleheads of a fern in early spring and ending with the snow-dusted needles of the balsam fir. Scientifically trained illustrator Laurie Caple deftly places insects and animals among the foliage in her beautiful watercolors, adding to their visual appeal
Farm crossing : the amazing adventures of Addie and Zachary by Jack Bushnell( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Addie and Zachary's adventure starts with a trip to the museum and a brand-new exhibit on farming
Giant shark : megalodon, prehistoric super predator by Caroline Arnold( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For millions of years, a massive shark more than twice as huge as the modern-day great white shark cruised the depths of the ocean, attacking and devouring prey. Fossil remains reveal megalodon to have been more than fifty feet long, with razor-sharp teeth, each the size of a human hand, and jaws so large it could swallow prey larger than a common dolphin. Fluid, detailed watercolors accompany this account of one of the most incredible creatures to inhabit our world
Manmosu ga chikyu o aruiteita toki( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Giant sea reptiles of the dinosaur age
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Caple, Laurie A.

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When mammoths walked the earthWildlife watching with Charles EastmanBug watching with Charles Henry TurnerGlobal warming and the dinosaurs : fossil discoveries at the PolesBird watching with Margaret Morse NicePterosaurs : rulers of the skies in the dinosaur ageDinosaurs with feathers : the ancestors of modern birdsMama loves me from away