Katie Marsico

Katie Marsico worked as an editor in children’s publishing before she began writing her own reference books. She lives with her husband, Carl, daughter, Maria, and son, C. J., in a suburb of Chicago, Illinois. Ms. Marsico is grateful to her friends and colleagues E. Russell Primm and Pam Rosenberg for helping her get her start as a children’s author and for giving her the opportunity to write this book.


Title   ATOS Format Qty
The Everglades 6.3
Giraffes Have Long Necks 3.8
I Cry 3.8
I Throw Up 4.3
Doctors Without Borders 4.7
The Red Cross 4.3
The Salvation Army 4.4
The World Health Organization 4.8
The United Nations 4.7
Eat a Balanced Diet! 3.7
Exercise! 4.0
Visit the Doctor! 3.7
Elephants Have Trunks 4.0
What's It Like to Live Here? Farm 3.1
What's It Like to Live Here? Suburb 3.5
Levels 3.7
Tape Measures
Pliers 3.2
Pronouns 4.3
Conjunctions 4.6
Prepositions 4.3
Interjections 3.9
What's It Like to Live Here? City 3.2
What's It Like to Live Here? Fishing Village 3.3
What's It Like to Live Here? Mining Town 3.3
What's It Like to Live Here? Small Town 3.3
Visit the Dentist! 3.8
Practice Good Hygiene! 3.7
Humane Society 4.8
The Nature Conservancy 5.5
Oxfam International 5.2
Rotary Clubs 5.3
United Way 5.1
World Wildlife Fund 5.1
YMCA 4.9
Christianity Spring 2017
Islam Spring 2017
Hinduism Spring 2017
Buddhism Spring 2017
Sikhism Spring 2017
Greenpeace Fund 5.4
Spiders Weave Webs 4.4
Chameleons Change Color 4.6
Get a Good Night's Sleep! 3.5
I Burp 4.0
I Can't Eat Peanuts 4.6
I Get Hungry 4.2
I Get Sunburned 4.2
What We Get From Celtic Mythology 6.1
What We Get From Chinese Mythology 6.0
Investing 5.7
Using Credit Wisely 5.7
What Is Money? 5.3
Honey Bee 3.9
Scorpion 4.0
Judaism Spring 2017
Madame C. J. Walker 8.1
Working at the Post Office
Mountains 5.4
How Do We Live Together? Coyotes
How Do We Live Together? Hawks
How Do We Live Together? Rabbits
How Do We Live Together? Turtles
It's Cool to Learn About Countries: United States 5.9
It's Cool to Learn About Countries: Russia 5.7
Auto Technician 5.9
Farm Animals: Turkey 2.9
Farm Animals: Llama 2.8
It's Cool to Learn About Countries: Egypt 5.8
Working at the Airport
Working at the Library
Working at a Computer Store
Racism 7.8
Tennis 5.2
Speed Skating 4.9
Trains 6.7
Working at a Grocery Store
Working at a School
Working at a Park
Working at a Factory
Working at a Restaurant
Working at a Bank
Working on a Farm
Football 5.1
Dancer 6.1
Choreographer 6.1
Put Your Stuff Away! 2.3
Cheetahs 2.0
Jaguars 2.1
Chimpanzees 2.2
Koala Bears 2.0
Hippopotamuses 2.1
The Missouri River 6.2
The Mississippi River 6.3
The Rio Grande 6.1
The Chesapeake Bay 6.4
The Colorado River 6.1
Puget Sound 6.2
Play Fair! 2.3
Use Your Indoor Voice! 2.2
Plan Ahead! 2.4
It's Cool to Learn About the United States: Southeast 6.8
Your Healthy Plate: Dairy
Your Healthy Plate: Vegetables
Your Healthy Plate: Fruits
Your Healthy Plate: Grains
Your Healthy Plate: Oils and Fats
Your Healthy Plate: Protein
Running 5.4
Taking Turns! 2.0
Please and Thank You! 2.1
Speak Up! 2.1
Be on Time! 2.2
The Gulf of Mexico 6.4
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