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Millicent Selsam (May 30, 1912—1996) was an American children’s author.

Selsam was born in New York City May 30, 1912. She became interested in biology during her high school years. She took this interest to college when she studied biology at Brooklyn College. She was then offered a fellowship teaching at Columbia University while completing an M.A. in botany. Guide to the Millicent Ellis Selsam Papers 1912-1996

After receiving her M.A., Selsam taught high school science before deciding to write science discovery books for children in 1946 Millicent Selsam. Her first book was From Egg to Chick. After that her work found outlets at Harper & Row, Morrow, Macmillan, Doubleday and Walker, among other publishers. Millicent Selsam, 84; Her Science Booklets Told Children Why - New York Times

She has written over a hundred children’s books.

Selected Works   more

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Total Books: 19
Big Tracks Little Tracks Following Animal Prints
1999 - Big Tracks Little Tracks Following Animal Prints [Let's-Read-And-Find-Out Science: Stage 1 Hardcover] (Other)
ISBN-13: 9780613113335
ISBN-10: 0613113330
Genre: Children's Books
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Egg to Chick
1999 - Egg to Chick [I Can Read Book] (Other)
ISBN-13: 9780833519184
ISBN-10: 0833519182
Genre: Substores
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Greg's Microscope
1999 - Greg's Microscope [Science I Can Read Book] (Other)
ISBN-13: 9780833568038
ISBN-10: 0833568035
Genre: Children's Books
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How Puppies Grow
1990 - How Puppies Grow [como Crecen Los P Erritos - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780590434102
ISBN-10: 0590434101
Genre: Children's Books
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Keep Looking
1989 - Keep Looking (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780027818406
ISBN-10: 0027818403
Genres: Children's Books, Science & Math
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
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Keep Looking
1989 - Keep Looking (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780022749002
ISBN-10: 0022749004
Genre: Children's Books
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A First Look at Owls Eagles and Other Hunters in the Sky
1986 - A First Look at Owls Eagles and Other Hunters in the Sky [Selsam, Millicent Ellis, First Look at Series.] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780802766250
ISBN-10: 0802766250
Genre: Outdoors & Nature
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A First Look at Owls Eagles and Other Hunters in the Sky
1986 - A First Look at Owls Eagles and Other Hunters in the Sky [First Look at Series] (Other)
ISBN-13: 9780802766427
ISBN-10: 0802766420
Genres: Children's Books, Outdoors & Nature
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The Don't Throw It Grow It Book of Houseplants
1977 - The Don't Throw It Grow It Book of Houseplants (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780394410760
ISBN-10: 0394410769
Genre: Crafts, Hobbies & Home
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.
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Animals of the Sea
1975 - Animals of the Sea (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780590003025
ISBN-10: 059000302X
Genre: Children's Books
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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How Puppies Grow
1971 - How Puppies Grow (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780590091787
ISBN-10: 0590091786
Genre: Children's Books
  • Currently 2.5/5 Stars.
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Birth of an Island
Birth of an Island (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780060252854
ISBN-10: 0060252855
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Questions and Answers About Ants
Questions and Answers About Ants (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780590023351
ISBN-10: 0590023357
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How Animals Sleep
How Animals Sleep (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780590080545
ISBN-10: 0590080547
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Where Do They Go
Where Do They Go (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780590319188
ISBN-10: 0590319183
Genre: Children's Books
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How Puppies Grow
How Puppies Grow (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780590409742
ISBN-10: 0590409743
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Extranos animales del pasado
Extranos Animales Del Pasado (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780590468367
ISBN-10: 0590468367
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