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Discusses the importance of quilts to pioneers moving west, describes how the designs of certain quilt blocks were inspired by aspects of pioneer life, and suggests ten simple projects based on quilt block designs
By Mary Cobb and Jan Davey Ellis (illustrator)

Paperback:

9781562946920 | Millbrook Pr, September 1, 1995, cover price $11.99 | About this edition: Discusses the importance of quilts to pioneers moving west, describes how the designs of certain quilt blocks were inspired by aspects of pioneer life, and suggests ten simple projects based on quilt block designs

Miscellaneous:

9780761358343 | Millbrook Pr, August 1, 2010, cover price $25.26

Library:

9781562944858 | Millbrook Pr, March 1, 1995, cover price $25.26 | About this edition: Discusses the importance of quilts to pioneers moving west, describes how the designs of certain quilt blocks were inspired by aspects of pioneer life, and suggests ten simple projects based on quilt block designs

Reinforced:

9780606097772 | Demco Media, September 1, 1995, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Discusses the importance of quilts to pioneers moving west, describes how the designs of certain quilt blocks were inspired by aspects of pioneer life, and suggests ten simple projects based on quilt block designs

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A history of 20th century American food describes innovative foods and technologies that changed the market, explains the cultural significance of food, and provides recipes for traditional American dishes.

Library:

9780822559696 | Millbrook Pr, November 24, 2006, cover price $25.26 | About this edition: A history of 20th century American food describes innovative foods and technologies that changed the market, explains the cultural significance of food, and provides recipes for traditional American dishes.

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Describes the culinary contributions of different immigrant groups in the United States and includes recipes for German potato salad, Swedish meatballs, Portuguese sweet bread, and Chinese fried rice.

Library:

9780761329138 | Millbrook Pr, December 15, 2005, cover price $25.26 | About this edition: Describes the culinary contributions of different immigrant groups in the United States and includes recipes for German potato salad, Swedish meatballs, Portuguese sweet bread, and Chinese fried rice.

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Children from around the world explain the different things they do during their first day of school, in a colorful tale with fact boxes, easy-to-read text, and bright illustrations.
By Jan Davey Ellis (illustrator) and Ellen B. Jackson

School and Library:

9780761319481 | Millbrook Pr, September 1, 2003, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: In easy-to-read text, describes what the first day of school might be like for a child in Kenya, Kazakhstan, Canada, Australia, Japan, China, Peru, Germany, India, Russia, and the United States.

Library:

9780761325628 | Millbrook Pr, August 1, 2003, cover price $23.93 | About this edition: In easy-to-read text, describes what the first day of school might be like for a child in Kenya, Kazakhstan, Canada, Australia, Japan, China, Peru, Germany, India, Russia, and the United States.

Discusses the significance of some of the harvest festivals around the world and describes how they are celebrated.
By Jan Davey Ellis (illustrator) and Ellen B. Jackson

Paperback:

9780761319849 | Millbrook Pr, September 1, 2003, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Discusses the significance of some of the harvest festivals around the world and describes how they are celebrated.

Describes some of the ways in which people have celebrated the coming of spring, including the Mayas, the ancient Romans, and the Cree, as well as such holidays as Passover, No Ruz, Holi, and Easter, and suggest related activities.
By Jan Davey Ellis (illustrator) and Ellen B. Jackson (editor)

Hardcover:

9780761316442 | Millbrook Pr, February 1, 2002, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Describes some of the ways in which people have celebrated the coming of spring, including the Mayas, the ancient Romans, and the Cree, as well as such holidays as Passover, No Ruz, Holi, and Easter, and suggest related activities.

Paperback:

9780761319832 | Millbrook Pr, September 1, 2003, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Describes some of the ways in which people have celebrated the coming of spring, including the Mayas, the ancient Romans, and the Cree, as well as such holidays as Passover, No Ruz, Holi, and Easter, and suggest related activities.

Library:

9780761319559 | Millbrook Pr, February 1, 2002, cover price $25.26 | About this edition: Describes some of the ways in which people have celebrated the coming of spring, including the Mayas, the ancient Romans, and the Cree, as well as such holidays as Passover, No Ruz, Holi, and Easter, and suggest related activities.

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Celebrates the universal appeal of the sun and the abundance of light and warmth it provides, accompanied by a summer tale, recipes, and craft activities.
By Jan Davey Ellis (illustrator) and Ellen Jackson

Hardcover:

9780761312833 | Millbrook Pr, April 1, 2001, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Celebrates the universal appeal of the sun and the abundance of light and warmth it provides, accompanied by a summer tale, recipes, and craft activities.

Paperback:

9780761319856 | Millbrook Pr, August 1, 2003, cover price $7.95

Library:

9780761316237 | Millbrook Pr, February 1, 2001, cover price $25.26 | About this edition: Celebrates the universal appeal of the sun and the abundance of light and warmth it provides, accompanied by a summer tale, recipes, and craft activities.

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Recipes, crafts, and activities enhance this read-aloud tale about the many different ways people around the world celebrate their harvest and give thanks for the food the eat.
By Jan Davey Ellis (illustrator) and Ellen B. Jackson

Hardcover:

9780761314424 | Millbrook Pr, June 1, 2000, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Discusses the significance of some of the harvest festivals around the world and describes how they are celebrated.

Library:

9780761313540 | Millbrook Pr, September 1, 2000, cover price $25.26 | About this edition: Discusses the significance of some of the harvest festivals around the world and describes how they are celebrated.

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Children living in Great Britain and the United States at the beginning of each century between 1000 and 2000 A.D. describe their lifestyle at the time.
By Jan Davey Ellis (illustrator) and Ellen Jackson

Paperback:

9780881063707 | 1 edition (Charlesbridge Pub Inc, July 1, 2003), cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Children living in Great Britain and the United States at the beginning of each century between 1000 and 2000 A.

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Presents a look at what was eaten in the American West by pioneers on the trail, cowboys on cattle drives, and gold miners in California camps, with available ingredients, cooking methods, and equipment. Includes recipes and appendix of classroom cookingdirections.Presents a look at what was eaten in the American West by pioneers on the trail, cowboys on cattle drives, and gold miners in California camps, with available ingredients, cooking methods, and equipment.

Paperback:

9780761395218 | Millbrook Pr, February 1, 2003, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Presents a look at what was eaten in the American West by pioneers on the trail, cowboys on cattle drives, and gold miners in California camps, with available ingredients, cooking methods, and equipment.

Library:

9780761318644 | Millbrook Pr, February 1, 2003, cover price $25.26 | About this edition: Presents a look at what was eaten in the American West by pioneers on the trail, cowboys on cattle drives, and gold miners in California camps, with available ingredients, cooking methods, and equipment.

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Describes the samplers stitched by girls in colonial America and explains what these samplers tell about the lives of their makers, and includes simple projects (view table of contents)
By Mary Cobb and Jan Davey Ellis (illustrator)

Paperback:

9780761303824 | Millbrook Pr, September 1, 2000, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Describes the samplers stitched by girls in colonial America and explains what these samplers tell about the lives of their makers, and includes simple projects

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Presents colonial food preparation with a look at the influences of available ingredients, cooking methods, and equipment (view table of contents)

Library:

9780761303695 | Millbrook Pr, September 1, 1998, cover price $25.26 | About this edition: Presents colonial food preparation with a look at the influences of available ingredients, cooking methods, and equipment

Prebinding:

9780613208727 | Turtleback Books, March 1, 2001, cover price $19.60 | About this edition: Presents colonial food preparation with a look at the influences of available ingredients, cooking methods, and equipment

Describes some animals and plants that are slimy and includes recipes for edible slime, slime jokes, and a slimy short story
By Jan Davey Ellis (illustrator) and Ellen Jackson

Paperback:

9780761300946 | Millbrook Pr, March 1, 1998, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Describes some animals and plants that are slimy and includes recipes for edible slime, slime jokes, and a slimy short story
9780761300946 | Millbrook Pr, March 1, 1998, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Describes some animals and plants that are slimy and includes recipes for edible slime, slime jokes, and a slimy short story

Library:

9780761300427 | Millbrook Pr, February 1, 1997, cover price $22.90 | About this edition: Describes some animals and plants that are slimy and includes recipes for edible slime, slime jokes, and a slimy short story
9780761300427 | Millbrook Pr, February 1, 1997, cover price $22.90 | About this edition: Describes some animals and plants that are slimy and includes recipes for edible slime, slime jokes, and a slimy short story

Prebinding:

9780613073806 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $15.55 | About this edition: Describes some animals and plants that are slimy and includes recipes for edible slime, slime jokes, and a slimy short story

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Presents colonial food preparation with a look at the influences of available ingredients, cooking methods, and equipment (view table of contents)

Paperback:

9780761312970 | Millbrook Pr, September 1, 1999, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Presents colonial food preparation with a look at the influences of available ingredients, cooking methods, and equipment

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Traces the weather phenomenon known as El Nino from its first observation near Peruvian fishing villages to more recent appearances, discussing how scientists monitor it and how it affects other aspects of the weather
By Jan Davey Ellis (illustrator) and Patricia Seibert

Library:

9780761312734 | Millbrook Pr, August 1, 1999, cover price $23.93 | About this edition: Traces the weather phenomenon known as El Nino from its first observation near Peruvian fishing villages to more recent appearances, discussing how scientists monitor it and how it affects other aspects of the weather

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Provides a series of questions, projects, games, and activities on different ways of measuring time, the changes in society and the way British and American children lived in each century since the year 1000, and looking forward to the new millennium.

Paperback:

9781570911750 | Charlesbridge Pub Inc, June 1, 1999, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Provides a series of questions, projects, games, and activities on different ways of measuring time, the changes in society and the way British and American children lived in each century since the year 1000, and looking forward to the new millennium.

Product Description: Presents some of the beliefs that different peoples have associated with the shortest day of the year, reviews the astronomical basis of the solstice, and explains the influences of ancient customs on modern holidays.
By Jan Davey Ellis (illustrator) and Ellen Jackson

Hardcover:

9781562947224 | Reprint edition (Millbrook Pr, September 1, 1994), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Presents facts and folklore about the shortest day of the year, a day that has been filled with magic since ancient times

Paperback:

9780761302971 | Reprint edition (Millbrook Pr, October 1, 1997), cover price $8.99 | About this edition: Presents facts and folklore about the shortest day of the year, a day that has been filled with magic since ancient times

Library:

9781562944001 | Millbrook Pr, February 1, 1994, cover price $25.26 | About this edition: Presents facts and folklore about the shortest day of the year, a day that has been filled with magic since ancient times

Reinforced:

9780606158251, titled "Winter Solstice" | Demco Media, April 1, 1999, cover price $16.89 | About this edition: Presents facts and folklore about the shortest day of the year, a day that has been filled with magic since ancient times

Prebinding:

9780613090933 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $15.80 | About this edition: Presents some of the beliefs that different peoples have associated with the shortest day of the year, reviews the astronomical basis of the solstice, and explains the influences of ancient customs on modern holidays.
9781417623860, titled "Winter Solstice" | Turtleback Books, December 1, 1997, cover price $18.40 | About this edition: Presents facts and folklore about the shortest day of the year, a day that has been filled with magic since ancient times

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Explains what happened when giant toads were brought to Australia to help control beetles that ate the sugar cane crop
By Jan Davey Ellis (illustrator) and Patricia Seibert

Library:

9781562946135 | Millbrook Pr, January 1, 1996, cover price $22.90 | About this edition: Explains what happened when giant toads were brought to Australia to help control beetles that ate the sugar cane crop

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Describes the cultural and historical background and traditional celebrations of many religious and patriotic Mexican holidays and festivals and provides detailed instructions for creating some of Mexico's typical crafts and foods.

Paperback:

9781562948368 | Millbrook Pr, July 1, 1994, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Describes the cultural and historical background and traditional celebrations of many religious and patriotic Mexican holidays and festivals and provides detailed instructions for creating some of Mexico's typical crafts and foods.

Library:

9781562940553 | Millbrook Pr, August 1, 1992, cover price $21.40 | About this edition: Describes the cultural and historical background and ways of celebrating many religious and patriotic festivals of Mexico, and includes instructions for making some of the traditional crafts and foods

Reinforced:

9780606063777 | Demco Media, July 1, 1994, cover price $15.45 | About this edition: Describes the cultural and historical background and ways of celebrating many religious and patriotic festivals of Mexico, and includes instructions for making some of the traditional crafts and foods

Describes the annual Iditarod dog sled race in Alaska and the sled dogs who compete in it
By Jan Davey Ellis (illustrator) and Patricia Seibert

Paperback:

9781562947057, titled "Mush! Across Alaska in the World's Longest Sled-Dog Race" | Reprint edition (Millbrook Pr, June 1, 1994), cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Describes the annual Iditarod dog sled race in Alaska and the sled dogs who compete in it

Library:

9781562940539, titled "Mush!: Across Alaska in the World's Longest Sled-Dog Race" | Millbrook Pr, October 1, 1992, cover price $21.90 | About this edition: Describes the annual Iditarod dog sled race in Alaska and the sled dogs who compete in it

Reinforced:

9780606027724, titled "Mush! Across Alaska in the World's Longest Sled-Dog Race" | Demco Media, June 1, 1994, cover price $15.71 | About this edition: Describes the annual Iditarod dog sled race in Alaska and the sled dogs who compete in it

Prebinding:

9780785743774, titled "Mush!: Across Alaska in the World's Longest Sled-Dog Race" | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $16.40 | About this edition: Describes the annual Iditarod dog sled race in Alaska and the sled dogs who compete in it

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