WorldCat Identities

Lilly, Melinda

Overview
Works: 75 works in 170 publications in 2 languages and 11,797 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Folklore  History  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author
Classifications: F1465.2.K5, 398.208997415
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Melinda Lilly
La serpiente y el dolor de muelas : mito maya by Melinda Lilly( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old witch who lives in a cave in a volcano with a fiery snake uses her wits to keep the serpent from destroying her village
Mira y la piedra by Melinda Lilly( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in Spanish and English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After befriending a clever tortoise while lost in the Brazilian rainforest, a young Kulina girl helps it keep from becoming her father's dinner
La canción del sol : mito azteca by Melinda Lilly( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in Spanish and English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eagle Warrior tries to find a way to free his fellow musicians who have been captured by the jealous Sun because they have only honored the Spirit of the Night
Knight by Melinda Lilly( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents some of the details of the training and life of a knight in the Middle Ages
From slavery to freedom by Melinda Lilly( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in Spanish and English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the Underground Railroad, a group of people and places through which runaway slaves escaped to freedom before the Civil War
The Boston Tea Party by Melinda Lilly( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in Spanish and English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book presents a simple description of the 1773 event known as the Boston Tea Party, at which American colonists dumped English tea into the sea rather than pay taxes on it
Blacksmith by Melinda Lilly( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life and work of a blacksmith living in Europe during the Middle Ages
Peasant by Melinda Lilly( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the work and social life of peasants in Europe in the Middle Ages
Princess by Melinda Lilly( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents some of the details of the life of a princess or queen in Europe in the Middle Ages
The journey of Columbus by Melinda Lilly( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in Spanish and English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly presents Christopher Columbus's 1492 journey from Spain into the unknown
Pilgrim by Melinda Lilly( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the way of life of the Christian pilgrim of the Middle Ages, looking at the foods one might have eaten, sights visited, and objects sought along the way
Minstrel by Melinda Lilly( Book )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the music and life of a minstrel in Europe in the Middle Ages
Misiones españolas by Melinda Lilly( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in Spanish and English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book describes Spanish missions, the fighting between Native Americans and the Spanish, and El Camino Real, a trail linking the California missions
St. Augustine by Melinda Lilly( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is an introduction to St. Augustine, Florida, the oldest city in the United States
Water and ice by Melinda Lilly( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple text and illustrations describe the properties of water and ice
Me and my shadow by Melinda Lilly( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what shadows are and how to make them
Rocks by Melinda Lilly( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple text and illustrations describe the properties of the three types of rocks, sedimentary, igneous, and metamorphic
Hot and cold by Melinda Lilly( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how to tell temperature, compares how various objects conduct heat, and explains what dew is
Sun and Moon by Melinda Lilly( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple text and illustrations describe the properties of the Sun and the Moon
Energy by Melinda Lilly( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple text and illustrations describe what energy is, focusing on static electrcity as one example
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.14 for The Boston ... to 0.30 for Sun and Mo ...)

Knight
Alternative Names
Thompson, Melinda Lilly

Languages
English (57)

Spanish (23)

Covers
Mira y la piedraLa canción del sol : mito aztecaKnightFrom slavery to freedomThe Boston Tea PartyBlacksmithPeasantPrincess