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Hodgkins, Fran 1964-

Overview
Works: 37 works in 71 publications in 2 languages and 8,872 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QL737.C4, 599.5
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Most widely held works by Fran Hodgkins
The whale scientists : solving the mystery of whale strandings by Fran Hodgkins( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 2,497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With their numbers diminishing, scientists are trying to solve the mystery of whale strandings. Why would the world's largest mammal do something that would most likely cause it to die? Around the world, scientists are trying to find the answer
Amazing eggs by Fran Hodgkins( Book )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about how some animals begin their lives by hatching out of an egg
How people learned to fly by Fran Hodgkins( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple look at the trials and errors that led to the development of the airplane
If you were my baby : a wildlife lullaby by Fran Hodgkins( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and Slovenian and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At bedtime, a parent explains how animals, like humans, care for their young children and help them grow and thrive. On board pages
Who's been here? : a tale in tracks by Fran Hodgkins( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reader is invited to follow the paw prints of a rambunctious golden retriever and then identify his animal friends by studying their tracks in the snow
The secret galaxy by Fran Hodgkins( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When you gaze into the sky at night, what do you see? Most of us see only the brightest stars because they are the only ones that can cut through the artificial light that overwhelms the night. But up there, beyond the haze of streetlights and buildings, lies the Milky Way--our home galaxy. The words and photos in The Secret Galaxy allow young readers to see the stars as never before."--
Pilots by Fran Hodgkins( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple introduction to the work pilots do, the tools they use, necessary schooling, and their importance to the communities they serve
The cat of Strawberry Hill : a true story by Fran Hodgkins( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small kitten gets lost while traveling with her family. She is then taken in by some kind people who own an inn, where she lives happily and helps the traveling guests
Mexico by Fran Hodgkins( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief introduction to Mexico, following a simple question-and-answer format that discusses land features, government, housing, transportation, industries, education, sports, art forms, holidays, food, and family life
Dental hygienists by Fran Hodgkins( Book )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple introduction to the work dental hygienists do, tools they use, skills they need, necessary schooling, and their importance to the communities they serve
Between the tides by Fran Hodgkins( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores what happens to shoreline creatures as the tide waxes and wanes
Animals among us : living with suburban wildlife by Fran Hodgkins( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlines some of the problems caused by the increasing interaction of suburban dwellers and animals we think of as wild, such as deer, bears, coyotes, and bats, and discusses the need for local strategies to deal with these problems
Photographers by Fran Hodgkins( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the responsibilities, equipment, necessary schooling, and different kinds of people who work as photographers
Idaho by Fran Hodgkins( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an overview of the state of Idaho, covering its history, geography, government, economy, people, and culture
Massachusetts by Fran Hodgkins( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the geography, history, government, politics, economy, resources, people, and culture of Massachusetts, including maps, charts, and a recipe for chocolate chip cookies
Tennessee by Fran Hodgkins( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the geography, history, government, politics, economy, resources, people, and culture of Tennessee, including maps, charts, and a recipe
Missouri by Fran Hodgkins( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the geography, history, government, politics, economy, resources, people, and culture of Missouri, including maps, charts, and a recipe
West Virginia by Fran Hodgkins( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the geography, history, government, politics, economy, resources, people, and culture of West Virginia, including maps, charts, and a recipe
Earth heroes : champions of the ocean by Fran Hodgkins( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The youth, career and lasting contributions of some of the world's greatest natueralists and environmentalists
André : the famous harbor seal by Fran Hodgkins( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sometimes, just sometimes, a human being and a wild animal make a special connection that changes both of their lives. So it was with Rockport, Maine's Harry Goodridge and the harbor seal pup he named André."--Jacket
 
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The whale scientists : solving the mystery of whale strandings
Alternative Names
Hodgkins, Frances Costley 1964-

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Amazing eggsHow people learned to flyIf you were my baby : a wildlife lullabyWho's been here? : a tale in tracksPilotsThe cat of Strawberry Hill : a true storyMexicoBetween the tides