WorldCat Identities

Lilly, Melinda

Overview
Works: 91 works in 211 publications in 2 languages and 11,271 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Folklore  History  Legends  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ8.1.L468, 398.20899839
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Melinda Lilly
Rocks by Melinda Lilly( )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what shadows are and how to make them
Hot and cold by Melinda Lilly( )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple text and illustrations describe what energy is, focusing on static electrcity as one example
Peasant by Melinda Lilly( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 339 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 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 318 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
Sun and Moon by Melinda Lilly( )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple text and illustrations describe the properties of the Sun and the Moon
Mira and the stone tortoise : a Kulina tale by Melinda Lilly( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in Spanish and English and held by 304 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
Pilgrim by Melinda Lilly( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 303 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
The journey of Columbus by Melinda Lilly( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in Spanish and English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the music and life of a minstrel in Europe in the Middle Ages
La canción del sol : mito azteca by Melinda Lilly( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in Spanish and English and held by 289 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
From slavery to freedom by Melinda Lilly( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in Spanish and English and held by 234 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
Spider and his son find wisdom : an Akan tale by Melinda Lilly( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While trying to gather up all the wisdom he thinks he has wasted on the villagers, Ananse the spider learns something new himself
Knight by Melinda Lilly( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents some of the details of the training and life of a knight in the Middle Ages
Blacksmith by Melinda Lilly( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life and work of a blacksmith living in Europe during the Middle Ages
Zimani's drum : a Malawian tale by Melinda Lilly( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While out walking with his brother Cikungwa, blind Zimani has an encounter with Mkango the lion and tries to trick him before he has a chance to kill them
Warrior son of a warrior son : a Masai tale by Melinda Lilly( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Masai folktale about how the tiny caterpillar outsmarts the other animals even though they are much bigger and stronger
 
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Audience level: 0.18 (from 0.13 for Blacksmith ... to 0.29 for Sun and Mo ...)

Peasant
Alternative Names
Thompson, Melinda Lilly

Languages
English (58)

Spanish (18)

Covers
Water and iceMe and my shadowHot and coldEnergyPeasantPrincessThe Boston Tea PartySun and Moon