WorldCat Identities

Costain, Meredith

Overview
Works: 457 works in 866 publications in 5 languages and 15,902 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Stories in rhyme 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: HV8950.A8, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Meredith Costain
 
Most widely held works by Meredith Costain
Daddies are awesome by Meredith Costain( Book )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ode to fathers and all that they do with--and for--their kids, brought to life by puppy and daddy dog illustrations
You wouldn't want to be an 18th-century British convict! : a trip to Australia you'd rather not take by Meredith Costain( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A humorous account of how a British thief would have been punished in the eighteenth century by being sent to Australia in 1785
Cheetah by Meredith Costain( Book )

12 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young cheetah describes her life as she grows up with her brothers until she goes off on her own and has her own family
Welcome to China by Meredith Costain( Book )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A color-illustrated tour of China that shows bits of the country's family life, schools, sports and leisure, culture, festivals and religion, food and shopping, landscape and climate, plants and animals, cities and landmarks, industry and agriculture, transportation, and history and government. Also includes instructions for two projects, a fact file, and a glossary
My life in the wild by Meredith Costain( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about the life cycle of a penguin as it grows from an egg to an adult
Into the earth : the story of caves by Meredith Costain( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the world of caves
Double dare you! by Meredith Costain( Book )

5 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and Dutch and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's a new school year and everything is perfect. Until class starts, that is - and EVERYTHING goes wrong. Ella can't believe she has to sit next to her absolutely WORST ENEMY EVER, Peach Parker! No matter how far she moves her pencil case across the desk, Peach is still in her SPACE. Where's her BFF Zoe? Can this year get ANY WORSE? Tune into the secret thoughts of Ella as she battles the school bully and turns a lunch time curse into a lunch time craze!
Welcome to Greece by Meredith Costain( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy from the island of Mykonos describes his everyday life and introduces his country, Greece
Welcome to France by Meredith Costain( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In each volume of this series, a youngster from the highlighted country introduces the reader to his or her family, school, culture, festivals, and religion. The books also discuss the landscape, climate, major cities, and landmarks of each nation covered. Each book includes a recipe and craft particular to a culture. The series is presented in an interesting, easy-to-read format that makes learning about countries fun
Ballet backflip by Meredith Costain( Book )

5 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and Dutch and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ella dreams of being the ballet recital, but she also wants to be taken seriously. She's in Year 5 after all! When MEAN QUEEN PEACH takes up gymnastics, and does an AMAZING backflip in the playground, the school is taken over by the new craze. Will Ella backflip on her love of ballet? Can she bear to go along with Peach and her traitorous BFF Zoe?
Devouring flames : the story of forest fires by Meredith Costain( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes everything about forest fires--how they start, how they are fought, how they are prevented, and why they are sometimes good for the forest
Doodledum dancing by Meredith Costain( Book )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of action poems. Suggested level: junior, primary
Welcome to the United States of America by Meredith Costain( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A girl from Denver describes her everyday life and introduces the United States
Welcome to Japan by Meredith Costain( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A girl from a small city in Nagano Prefecture describes her everyday life and introduces her country, Japan
Welcome to Indonesia by Meredith Costain( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A girl from a village on the island of Bali describes her everyday life and introduces her country, Indonesia
Welcome to Germany by Meredith Costain( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives a brief description of the people, land, and culture of Germany
Welcome to Russia by Meredith Costain( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An overview of Russia that discusses the country's geography, history, economy, people, and culture
Welcome to the United Kingdom by Meredith Costain( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A girl from a small town in Buckinghamshire, northwest of London, describes her everyday life and introduces her country, the United Kingdom
Welcome to Mexico by Meredith Costain( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the family life, leisure activities, festivals and religion, foods, geography, history, industry and more of Mexico
Welcome to Brazil by Meredith Costain( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fernando, a young boy from Rio de Janiero in Brazil discusses the history of Brazil, its geography, culture, religions, people, and government
 
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You wouldn't want to be an 18th-century British convict! : a trip to Australia you'd rather not take
Alternative Names
Costain, Meredith

코스테인, 메러디스

Languages
English (91)

Dutch (4)

Swedish (2)

Danish (1)

Polish (1)

Covers
CheetahWelcome to ChinaMy life in the wildInto the earth : the story of cavesWelcome to GreeceWelcome to FranceDevouring flames : the story of forest firesDoodledum dancing