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Loren Leedy is a children's author and illustrator. She was born in Wilmington, Delaware in 1959, and majored in art in college. She began making clay jewelry and chess sets out of whimsical animals, and eventually turned them into book characters. Her first published work was A Number of Dragons, näytä lisää in 1985. She has written and illustrated nearly 40 books since then. Her titles include: Missing Math: a Number Mystery, My Teacher is a Dinosaur, Seeing Symmetry, The Shocking Truth about Energy, Crazy Like a Fox: a Simile Story, Fraction Action, Blast off to Earth, and Postcards from Pluto. (Bowker Author Biography) näytä vähemmän

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Tekijän teokset

Measuring Penny (1998) 722 kappaletta
Crazy Like a Fox: A Simile Story (2002) 654 kappaletta
Mapping Penny's World (2000) 524 kappaletta
Fraction Action (1994) 494 kappaletta
Mission: Addition (1997) 481 kappaletta
The Great Trash Bash (1991) 361 kappaletta
Subtraction Action (2000) 298 kappaletta
Seeing Symmetry (2012) 264 kappaletta
The Great Graph Contest (2005) 247 kappaletta
Follow the Money! (2002) 239 kappaletta
The Monster Money Book (1992) 216 kappaletta
Celebrate the 50 States! (1999) 203 kappaletta
The Shocking Truth About Energy (2010) 148 kappaletta
Missing Math: A Number Mystery (2008) 143 kappaletta
It's Probably Penny (2007) 95 kappaletta
Bunny Play (1656) 62 kappaletta
The Race (Little Celebrations) (1995) 49 kappaletta
How Humans Make Friends (1996) 38 kappaletta
Messages from Mars (2006) 28 kappaletta
TRACKS IN THE SAND (1993) 23 kappaletta
Step by Step (2018) 21 kappaletta
Big, Small, Short, Tall (1987) 18 kappaletta
HELLO, JOSE! (2002) 17 kappaletta
The Dragon Halloween Party (1986) 12 kappaletta
The Dragon ABC Hunt (1986) 10 kappaletta
Pingo, the Plaid Panda (1989) 10 kappaletta
A Number of Dragons (1985) 8 kappaletta
Measuring Penny 1 kappale

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Syntymäaika
1959-06-15
Sukupuoli
female
Kansalaisuus
USA
Syntymäpaikka
Wilmington, Delaware, USA
Asuinpaikat
Florida, USA

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I liked this AND I learned something from it. Crazy. The best feature, if you ask me, is the Good News and Bad News about each energy source. That is the heart of the energy debate, so it's nice to see it highlighted.

The layout is a little busy (the way that Magic School Bus books are), but I have the give this book props for the clarity of the writing.

This arrived at my library alongside [b:Earth Feeling the Heat], which was completely depressing, so that made me appreciate this book all the more.… (lisätietoja)
 
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LibrarianDest | 6 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Jan 3, 2024 |
This book gets a YMMV because it’s interesting but you should always discuss this kind of book with your child so they can understand the bigger picture.
 
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FamiliesUnitedLL | 6 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Mar 31, 2023 |
 
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WBCLIB | 1 muu arvostelu | Feb 27, 2023 |
Note: I received an F&G of this book at an ALA conference.
 
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fernandie | 1 muu arvostelu | Sep 15, 2022 |

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Teokset
45
Jäseniä
7,936
Suosituimmuussija
#3,055
Arvio (tähdet)
4.0
Kirja-arvosteluja
260
ISBN:t
160
Kielet
1

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