Complete Works of James M Deem


 identifies books currently in print


The Prisoners of Breendonk, Personal Histories from a World War II Concentration Camp. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2015. 
De gevangenen van Breendonk: Persoonlijke getuigenissen uit een SS-Kamp. Schoten, Belgium: Horizon, 2015.
 Faces from the Past: Forgotten People of North America. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2012.
 Auschwitz: Voices from the Death Camp. Berkeley Heights, NJ: Enslow, 2011.
 Kristallnacht: The Nazi Terror that Began the Holocaust. Berkeley Heights, NJ: Enslow, 2011.
Bodies from the Ice: Melting Glaciers and the Recovery of the Past. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2008.
Primary Source Accounts of the Revolutionary War. Berkeley Heights, NJ: Enslow, 2006.
Primary Source Accounts of the Mexican-American War. Berkeley Heights, NJ: Enslow, 2006.
 Bodies from the Ash: Life and Death in Ancient Pompeii. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2005.
The Vikings. Berkeley Heights, NJ: Enslow, 2004.
El Salvador. Berkeley Heights, NJ: Enslow, 2004.
Millard Fillmore. Berkeley Heights, NJ: Enslow, 2003.
Zachary Taylor. Berkeley Heights, NJ: Enslow, 2002.
 Bodies from the Bog. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1998. Houghton Mifflin paperback edition, 2003.
3 NBs of Julian Drew. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1994. Avon paperback edition, 1996. Harper paperback edition, 2000. Graphia paperback edition, 2004.
The Very Real Ghost Book of Christina Rose. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1996. Dell paperback edition, 1998.
How to Make a Mummy Talk. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1995. Dell paperback edition, 1997.
How to Read Your Mother's Mind. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1994. Dell paperback edition, 1996.
Study Skills in Practice. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1993.
How to Travel Through Time. New York: Avon, 1993.
Ghost Hunters. New York: Avon, 1992.
How to Hunt Buried Treasure. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1992. Avon paperback edition, 1994.
How to Catch a Flying Saucer. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1991. Avon paperback edition, 1992.
How to Find a Ghost. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1988. Avon paperback edition, 1990.
Frogburger at Large. Germany.
Frog Eyes Loves Pig. New York: Harlequin, 1998.


The Secrets of Vesuvius: Bringing the Dead Back to Life. Muse Magazine (September 2006), 18-27.
Tollund Man. DIG magazine (September 2005), 6-9.
Art-I-Facts: Windeby Girl. DIG magazine (September 2005), inside back cover.
Why I don't teach reading anymore. The Reading Instruction Journal, 32 (Winter 1989), 38-41.
Developing literacy through transcription. Journal of Basic Writing, 7 (Fall 1988), 99-107. With Sandra Engel.
The educational oral history: An approach to teaching basic writing. Teaching English in the Two-year College, 15 (May 1988), 105-109. With Sandra Engel.
Transcribing speech: An initial step in basic writing. College Composition and Communication, 36(October 1985), 290-292.
Using chapters: Reading and writing at different levels. In Classroom practices in teaching English, 1980-81: Dealing with differences. Urbana, Ill.: NCTE, 1980. With Sandra Engel.
Teaching a second language to Indochinese refugees when no program exists. Journal of Reading, 23(April 1980), 601-605. Condensed and reprinted in The Education Digest, 40 (1980), 31-33. With William J. Marshall.


The relationship of sociocultural distance to the reading and writing performance of community college basic skills students. Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, The University of Michigan, 1981.
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