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Comport, Sally Wern

Overview
Works: 103 works in 274 publications in 3 languages and 22,699 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Literature  Action and adventure fiction  Picture books  Biography  History  Horror fiction  Biographies  Sports fiction 
Roles: Illustrator, Editor, Author
Classifications: ML3930.B63, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Sally Wern Comport
Night wings by Joseph Bruchac( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2018 in English and held by 2,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overview: My dream from last night haunts me. I am still running, still trying to hide from something I cannot see. I know that it sees me with eyes that can pierce the darkness. I know that it hungers to take my life. Paul has always believed in the power of dreams. He knows that they are often warnings. Warnings that should be taken very seriously. Now his nightmare visions of a predatory winged creature are becoming all too real. And though Paul has always depended on the wisdom of his Abenaki ancestors' stories to guide his footsteps, no monster tale could have prepared him for what he is about to encounter, alone, at the top of one of the most dangerous mountains in the world
Ada's violin : the story of the Recycled Orchestra of Paraguay by Susan Hood( Book )

9 editions published in 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 1,723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A town built on a landfill. A community in need of hope. A girl with a dream. A man with a vision. An ingenious idea
How to disappear completely and never be found by Sara Nickerson( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and Swedish and held by 1,246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With a swimming medal, the key to a mansion, and a comic book about a half-man/half-rat as her only clues, a twelve-year-old girl seeks the true story of her father's mysterious death four years earlier near an island in the Pacific Northwest. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
Brave Margaret : an Irish adventure by Robert D San Souci( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 1,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this retelling of an Irish folktale, a brave young woman battles a sea serpent and rescues her true love from a giant. Margaret has a brave heart. Margaret has a brave heart. She dreams of adventure and longs to travel to distant lands, so when a tall ship appears in the harbor, headed north to the Kingdoms of the Cold, Margaret won't be left behind. But adventures are perilous things. Soon Margaret must face a ferocious sea serpent and even worse dangers. And she must discover the truth about an old woman with strange powers and mysterious plans, or she'll never find a way to bring herself and her true love safely home
The dark pond by Joseph Bruchac( Book )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 1,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After he feels a mysterious pull drawing him toward a dark, shadowy pond in the woods, Armie looks to old Native American tales for guidance about the dangerous monster lurking in the water
Bearwalker by Joseph Bruchac( Book )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although the littlest student in his class, thirteen-year-old Baron Braun calls upon the strength and wisdom of his Mohawk ancestors to face both man and beast when he tries to get help for his classmates, who are being terrorized during a school field trip in the Adirondacks
The story of Thanksgiving by Robert Merrill Bartlett( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the history and customs of Thanksgiving, from the harvest festivals of the ancient world and the first Thanksgiving in colonial America to today's celebrations
The return of Skeleton Man by Joseph Bruchac( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Molly and her parents attend a conference at Mohonk Mountain House, Molly begins to fear that she is being watched by the very man who kidnapped and tried to kill them all the previous year
Whisper in the dark by Joseph Bruchac( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ancient and terrifying Narragansett native-American legend begins to come true for a teenage long-distance runner, whose recovery from the accident that killed her parents has stunned everyone, including her guardian aunt in Providence, Rhode Island
Hanging off Jefferson's nose : growing up on Mount Rushmore by Tina Nichols Coury( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lincoln Borglum was the son of Gutzon Borglum, the man who dreamed up the idea of carving four presidents' faces into the rockface of Mount Rushmore. The younger Borglum was the man who actually completed the project, and this is his story
Vampire State Building by Elizabeth Levy( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven-year-old Sam Bamford's on-line chess pal is in New York to play in a tournament, but Sam's sister and cousin are wary because Vlad has pointy teeth, comes from Romania, and admits to keeping secrets
The great expedition of Lewis and Clark : by Private Reubin Field, member of the Corps of Discovery by Judith Edwards( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account, told in the words of one participant, of the difficulties and wonders that were part of the Lewis and Clark expedition to explore the land obtained as part of the Louisiana Purchase
Who's saying what in Jamestown, Thomas Savage? by Jean Fritz( Book )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Thomas Savage, one of the early colonists of Jamestown, Virginia, who was sent to live among the Indians in order to learn their language and become an interpreter
The black paw by Heather Vogel Frederick( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two fifth-graders who are the targets of bullies and a mouse spy who has not only lost her job but is also on a mobster rat's hit list, meet at Washington D.C.'s International Spy Museum and go under cover to help each other out
Dream march : Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and the March on Washington by Vaunda Micheaux Nelson( Book )

2 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An inspiring biography introducing children to the civil rights movement, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and the historic march on Washington in 1963
On point by Hena Khan( Book )

11 editions published in 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Zayd is so excited to finally be on the Gold Team in basketball but when the team starts struggling and his best friend quits to play football he must step up for his team"--
Power forward by Hena Khan( Book )

7 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De Pakistaans-Amerikaanse Zayd is eigenlijk te klein en te mager om een sterbastketballer te worden. Toch zet hij alles op alles om zijn doel te bereiken en zijn ouders te overtuigen. Vanaf ca. 9 jaar
Nile crossing by Katy Beebe( Book )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Khepri lives in ancient Egypt, happily fishing alongside his father in the waters of the Nile. but today Khepri is replacing his fishing pole with the reed pens of a scribe--a change he's a bit uneasy about. As he and his father travel to Thebes, Khepri must face his anxieties about starting school."--Page 2 of cover
First kids by Kathryn Gibbs Davis( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses what life is like in the White House and presents anecdotes about the children of presidents Lincoln, Grant, Theodore Roosevelt, Coolidge, Kennedy, and Clinton
Love will see you through : Martin Luther King Jr.'s six guiding beliefs (as told by his niece) by Angela Farris Watkins( Book )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The niece of Martin Luther King Jr. reveals six timeless and universal principles that encompass the civil rights leader's greatest legacy, reinforcing the truth that "the universe honors love."
 
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Night wings
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How to disappear completely and never be foundBrave Margaret : an Irish adventureThe dark pondBearwalkerThe story of ThanksgivingThe return of Skeleton ManWhisper in the darkVampire State Building
Alternative Names
Komporta, Sallija Verna

Wern Comport, Sally

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Languages
English (104)

Spanish (3)

Swedish (2)