WorldCat Identities

Connolly, Sean 1956-

Overview
Works: 205 works in 761 publications in 11 languages and 31,869 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Humor  Miscellanea  Biographies  Animated television programs  Children's films  Children's television programs  History  Puzzles and games 
Roles: Author, Actor, Editor, Creator
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Sean Connolly
 
Most widely held works by Sean Connolly
The book of potentially catastrophic science by Sean Connolly( Book )

13 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents in introduction to thirty-four scientific breakthroughs, discussing the history of their discovery and providing instructions for conducting experiments which demonstrate their principles
Ecstasy by Sean Connolly( Book )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the drug ecstasy, the dangers of ecstasy and how some people are unable to stop taking it
Tobacco by Sean Connolly( Book )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history of tobacco, health risks associated with tobacco use, tactics employed by tobacco manufacturers, social consequences of smoking, prevention efforts, and treatment options
Shaun the sheep( Visual )

7 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shaun the sheep and his flock are back but this time, they've brought along three llamas for more wild and crazy adventures in this brand new TV special!
Cocaine by Sean Connolly( Book )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the effects of cocaine on the body, mentally and physically, as well as its effect on the families and friends of addicts
The book of totally irresponsible science by Sean Connolly( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple to do science experiments to be done with items found in the kitchen or garden
Leonardo da Vinci by Sean Connolly( Book )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the life and work of Leonardo da Vinci, discussing his early years, life in various parts of Italy, and development as an artist
The book of perfectly perilous math by Sean Connolly( Book )

12 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A blend of middle school math with fantasy to create an exciting adventure in problem-solving. These word problems are perilous, do-or-die scenarios of blood-sucking vampires (How many months would it take a single vampire to completely take over a town of 500,000 people?), or a rowboat of 5 shipwrecked sailors with a single barrel of freshwater (How much can they drink, and for how long, before they go mad from thirst?). Each problem requires readers to dig deep into the tools they're learning in school to figure out how to survive
Sudan by Sean Connolly( )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes historical conflicts in Sudan, discussing how they have led to the current crisis in the country
The book of wildly spectacular sports science by Sean Connolly( Book )

6 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Why does a knuckleball flutter? Why do belly flops hurt so much? Why would a quarterback prefer a deflated football? Here are 54 all-star experiments that demonstrate the scientific principles powering a wide variety of sports and activities--and offer insights that can help you improve your own athletic skills. How does a black belt karate chop her way through a stack of bricks? Use Popsicle sticks to understand why it's possible and learn the role played by Newton's second law of motion. Does LeBron James really float through the air on the way to a dunk? Use a tennis ball, a paperback book, and the help of a friend to understand the science of momentum and the real meaning of hang time. Using common household objects, each project includes step-by-step instructions, tips, and a detailed explanation of how and why the experiment worked. It's a win-win."--
Vincent Van Gogh by Sean Connolly( Book )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the life and work of Vincent van Gogh, discussing his early years, life in Holland, London, Paris, and southern France, and development as a painter
The United Nations by Sean Connolly( Book )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Describes the history of the United Nations, its peacekeeping missions, and views of those who support or criticize the UN"--Provided by publisher
The school's cool joke book by Sean Connolly( Book )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects jokes about school, including teachers, classes, and books
The monster fun joke book by Sean Connolly( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects jokes about monsters, including vampires, skeletons, and ghosts
World War I by Sean Connolly( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses World War I and presents primary source material
The outer space joke book by Sean Connolly( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects jokes about outer space, including aliens, astronomers, and time travel
Steroids by Sean Connolly( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and Dutch and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the short-term and long-term effects and dangers of steroid drug use, recounts the stories of various people who have abused them, and explains how to get help with this problem
The book of massively epic engineering disasters by Sean Connolly( Book )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It's hands-on science with a capital "E"--For engineering. Beginning with the toppling of the Colossus of Rhodes, one of the seven wonders of the ancient world, to the destructive, laserlike sunbeams bouncing off London's infamous "Fryscraper" in 2013, here is an illustrated tour of the greatest engineering disasters in history, from the bestselling author of The Book of Totally Irresponsible Science. Each engineering disaster includes a simple, exciting experiment or two using everyday household items to explain the underlying science and put learning into action. Understand the Titanic's demise by sinking an ice-cube-tray ocean liner in the bathtub. Stomp on a tube of toothpaste to demonstrate what happens to non-Newtonian fluids under pressure--and how a ruptured tank sent a tsunami of molasses through the streets of Boston in 1919. From why the Leaning Tower of Pisa leans to the fatal design flaw in the Sherman tank, here's a book of science at its most riveting"--
Nelson Mandela by Sean Connolly( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and Danish and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the South African leader, discussing his childhood, family life, career, imprisonment and election as president. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Alcohol by Sean Connolly( Book )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers straightforward information about alcohol
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityCanavan, Thomas, 1956-

Canavan, Thomas, 1956-

Canavan, Thomas Roger, 1956-

Connolly, S.

Konolijs, Šons 1956-

코널리, 션 1956-

코널리, 숀 1956-

코널리, 신 1956-

コノリー, シーン

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