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Meinking, Mary

Comments from the author about writing:
I like using fun, unusual facts to entice kids into reading my articles and/or books. And maybe they'll learn something new in the process. I like to learn new things myself, while researching the different topics I'm writing about.

Book Types: Nonfiction

Audience Types: Children, Young Adult

Genres: History, Animals, Biographies, Geography/Travel, Extreme Jobs, Crafts

Are you willing to do programs for schools, libraries, or other groups? Yes

If you are willing to do programs, will you charge a fee? Yes

Author Web site URL: http://www.marymeinking.com/

E-mail Address: MMeinking@hotmail.com

County: Dickinson

Books By This Author

  • Our Great States: Colorado, Lerner Publishing, Edina, MN, 2014.
  • Our Great States: Florida, Lerner Publishing, Edina, MN, 2014.
  • Digging up the Past: Machu Picchu, ABDO Publishing, Edina, MN, 2014
  • Kylie Jean, Pirate Craft Queen, Picture Window Books, Mankato, MN, 2014.
  • Kylie Jean, Rodeo Craft Queen, Picture Window Books, Mankato, MN, 2014.
  • Wild Canine Pups: Dingo, Bearport Publishing, NY, NY, 2013.
  • Wild Canine Pups: Gray Wolf, Bearport Publishing, NY, NY, 2013
  • Star Biographies: Demi Lovato, Capstone Press, Mankato, MN, 2012.
  • Creative Nail Art for the Crafty Fashionista, Capstone Press, Mankato, MN, 2011.

  • Stylish Shoes for the Crafty Fashionista, Capstone Press, Mankato, MN, 2011.

  • The Development of U.S. Industry (1870-1900),Language Arts Explorer Series, Cherry Lake Publishing, Ann Arbor, MI, 2011.

  • Predator vs. Prey: Crocodile vs. Wildebeest, Raintree, Chicago, 2010.

  • Predator vs. Prey: Dolphin vs. Fish, Raintree, Chicago, 2010.

  • Predator vs. Prey: Lion vs. Gazelle, Raintree, Chicago, 2010.

  • Predator vs. Prey: Owl vs. Mouse, Raintree, Chicago, 2010.

  • Predator vs. Prey: Polar Bear vs. Seal, Raintree, Chicago, 2010.

  • Predator vs. Prey: Shark vs. Penguin, Raintree, Chicago, 2010.

  • Predator vs. Prey: Tarantula vs. Bird, Raintree, Chicago, 2010.

  • Predator vs. Prey: Wolf vs. Elk, Raintree, Chicago, 2010.

  • Who Counts the Penguins? Working in Antarctica, Heinemann-Raintree, Chicago, 2010.

  • Who Swings the Wrecking Ball? Working on a Construction Site, Heinemann-Raintree, Chicago, 2010.
  • Who Walks the Tightrope? Working at a Circus, Heinemann-Raintree, Chicago, 2010.
  • Who Rolls through Fire? Working on a Movie Set, Heinemann-Raintree, Chicago, 2010.
  • Easy Origami , Capstone Press, Mankato, MN, 2008
  • Not-Quite-So-Easy Origami , Capstone Press, Mankato, MN, 2008
  • Cash Crop to Cash Cow-The History of Tobacco & Smoking in America, Mason Crest, Broomall, PA, 2008

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