WorldCat Identities

Garbot, Dave

Overview
Works: 70 works in 138 publications in 1 language and 9,832 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture puzzles  Maps  Humor  Stories in rhyme  Detective and mystery fiction  Christmas stories  Educational games 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: Q164, 507.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dave Garbot
Kitchen science by Shar Levine( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how to turn your kitchen into a laboratory and perform all sorts of experiments with food, such as making sun tea, creating an acid/base tester, and gathering spores from mushrooms
Goofy jokes & giggles by Charles Keller( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a collection of jokes organized into "going bananas," "off the wall," "mirthquakes," and other humorous categories
Young magician by Oliver Ho( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides step-by-step directions for performing simple magic tricks using common household objects
Bathtub science by Shar Levine( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how to turn your bathtub into a laboratory and perform all sorts of experiments with water, such as showing how a submarine works, finding out when water moves upward by itself, and learning how to time your bath without a watch
Young magician by Oliver Ho( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides step-by-step directions for performing simple magic tricks using cards
Sports science by Shar Levine( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines scientific experiments to help improve your game
Map mania : discovering where you are and getting to where you aren't by Michael A Dispezio( Book )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses getting lost and how to keep from doing it
Weather mania : discovering what's up and what's coming down by Michael A Dispezio( Book )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses air pressure, temperature, humidity, dew point, rain, wind, lightning, thunder, tornadoes, hurricanes, and other weather-related topics. Whether there's a tropical heat wave or a chill in the air, whether there's rain, sleet, or snow, have some meteorological fun while learning about everything from hurricanes to sunny blue skies. How can you fly "above the weather?" What are the lowest and highest temperatures ever recorded on earth--and the solar system? How can you convert Celsius to Fahrenheit? What causes lightning and thunder? How do you read a weather map? And, along with these cool facts, try some really great experiments: with plastic cups, sand, water, and a thermometer, check and see whether the land or sea changes temperature faster. Or, get blown away with a homemade anemometer that measures wind speed. Create clouds in a jar. Plus--amazing trivia-like the day it rained frogs in Kansas City!
Santa on the loose! by Bruce Hale( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the toys are missing from Santa's sleigh, Santa must uncover who took them and get them back before Christmas comes
Hurry up! by Carol Murray( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child's teeth must be brushed, hair combed, and bed made before going to the circus
Backyard science by Shar Levine( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents various outdoor projects to teach about animals, plants, and nature, including creating a bird bath, ladybug bed, and sundial
Monsters on the loose! by Bruce Hale( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Something spooky -- or at least more spooky than usual -- is going on in the haunted Hallow Hills. It seems that a ghastly ghoul has taken all of the Halloween candy! With tons of trick-or-treaters and no treats to give, Halloween is on the verge of cancellation. It's up to you to catch the culprit before the clock strikes midnight!
Easter Bunny on the loose! by Wendy Wax( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looking forward to the annual Easter egg delivery, an Easter Bunny is dismayed to find that his golden egg has been stolen, in a tale that invites readers to locate hidden objects and characters
Space mania : discovering distant worlds without leaving your own by Michael A Dispezio( Book )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a history of the universe, a look at galaxies, constellations, and stars, and space-related activities
Simple optical illusion experiments with everyday materials by Michael A Dispezio( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discussion of optical illusion with experiments to see them
Telling isn't tattling by Kathryn M Hammerseng( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Distinguishes between telling and tattling and explains the motivations behind tattling
Mean 'n' messy monsters by Dave Garbot( Book )

3 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's never been so easy and fun to learn how to draw gross, nasty, and weird cartoon monsters --step by step.This book has everythng you need to get started
Simple chemistry experiments with everyday materials by Louis V Loeschnig( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about different aspects of chemistry with dozens of experiments using materials found around the house. Includes safety tips
Amazing science experiments by E. Richard Churchill( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than sixty simple physics experiments that can safely be done with materials around the house
Taking "no" for an answer and other skills children need : fifty games to teach family skills by Laurie Simons( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recommended by the Boy Scouts of America's Scouting magazine for parents, Taking "No" for an Answer introduces twelve basic skills that prevent or squelch common family problems. These skills include listening; making appropriate requests; following directions; problem-solving; and respecting boundaries. To teach these skills, author Laurie Simons developed more than 50 games to help you and your children have fun while learning to change negative family behavior. The games are presented in an easy to follow, recipe format with engaging illustrations. Taking "No" for an Answer helps you prevent common family problems before they happen or stop them if interaction is out of hand.--Publisher website
 
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Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.13 for Young magi ... to 0.27 for Mean 'n' m ...)

Kitchen science
Languages
English (46)

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Goofy jokes & gigglesYoung magicianBathtub scienceYoung magicianSports scienceMap mania : discovering where you are and getting to where you aren'tWeather mania : discovering what's up and what's coming downHurry up!