WorldCat Identities

Messner, Kate

Overview
Works: 82 works in 310 publications in 5 languages and 28,490 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Picture books  Adventure stories  History  Fantasy fiction  Paranormal fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Novels 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.M5615, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kate Messner
Over and under the snow by Kate Messner( Book )

16 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and French and held by 2,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over the snow, the world is hushed and white, but under the snow is a secret world of squirrels and snowshoe hares, bears and bullfrogs, and many others who live outside in the woods during the winter
Up in the garden and down in the dirt by Kate Messner( Book )

14 editions published between 2015 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 1,267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Up in the garden, the world is full of green--leaves and sprouts, growing vegetables, ripening fruit. But down in the dirt there is a busy world of earthworms digging, snakes hunting, skunks burrowing, and all the other animals that make a garden their home. In this exuberant book, discover the wonder and activity that lie hidden between the stalks, under the shade of leaves ... and down in the dirt."--
Capture the flag by Kate Messner( Book )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the original Star Spangled Banner is stolen, seventh-graders Anne, José, and Henry, all descendants of the Silver Jaguar Society, pursue suspects on airport carts and through baggage handling tunnels while stranded at a Washington, D.C., airport during a snowstorm
Fergus and Zeke by Kate Messner( Book )

7 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 1,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fergus, the pet mouse in Miss Maxwell's classroom, stows away in a backpack on a field trip to the museum. He makes a new friend, Zeke, another mouse, who shows Fergus many interesting exhibits, but now he wonders how to get back to school
Rescue on the Oregon trail by Kate Messner( Book )

7 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ranger, a golden retriever, could have been a great search-and-rescue dog except for the squirrels, but one day he unearths a mysterious box and finds himself transported back to the year 1850, where his faithful service is really needed by a family traveling west along the Oregon Trail
Over and under the pond by Kate Messner( Book )

8 editions published in 2017 in English and French and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrates the forms of life that live above and under a pond, including turtles, red-winged blackbirds, blue herons, minnows, frogs, and catfish
The seventh wish by Kate Messner( Book )

6 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Charlie finally gets the hang of communicating with a magical wishing fish, a family crisis with her older sister brings reality into sharp focus, and Charlie quickly learns that life's toughest challenges cannot be fixed by a simple wish
Marty McGuire by Kate Messner( Book )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Marty preferiría pasarse el recreo buscando ranas que jugando a los disfraces con las chicas de su clase. Por eso, cuando su profesora le da el paperl de princesa en la función escolar, Marty está segurísima de que solo puede haber sido un error. Pero, después de una clase especial sobre el arte de la improvisación, Marty trama un plan para mejorar esa función... ¡Porque la princesas con zapatillas llenas de barro también tienen derecho a vivir felices y comer perdices,"--page [4] of cover
All the answers by Kate Messner( Book )

7 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-old Ava finds an old pencil in her family's junk drawer and discovers, during a math test, that it will answer factual questions, so she and her best friend Sophie have a great time--and Ava grows in self-confidence--until the pencil reveals a truth about her family that Ava would rather not know
The brilliant fall of Gianna Z. by Kate Messner( Book )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in English and Japanese and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gianna has less than one week to complete her leaf project if she wants to compete in the upcoming cross-country sectionals, but issues like procrastination, disorganization--and her grandmother's declining health--seem destined to keep her from finishing
Breakout by KATE MESSNER( Book )

6 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and held by 935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From multiple perspectives, tells of a time capsule project and the middle schoolers who contribute, including future journalist Nora Tucker and newcomer Elidee Jones, whose brother is in the local prison
How to read a story by Kate Messner( Book )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A picture book celebration of the act of exploring--and sharing--a book"--
Sugar and ice by Kate Messner( Book )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For Claire Boucher, life is all about skating on the frozen cow pond and working at her family's maple farm. But when a professional skating coach offers Claire a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to train with the elite skaters in Lake Placid, she's tossed into a competitive world of mean girls on ice. Can Claire find the strength to stand up to those who want her to fail?
Eye of the storm by Kate Messner( Book )

12 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jaden's summer visit with her meteorologist father fills her with appreciation and fear as she discovers that living at her father's planned community Placid Meadows, is anything but placid
Marty McGuire digs worms! by Kate Messner( Book )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With help from her Grandma Barb, Marty builds a habitat for worms in her school cafeteria as part of the Save the Earth Project
The brilliant deep : rebuilding the world's coral reefs : the story of Ken Nedimyer and the Coral Restoration Foundation by Kate Messner( Book )

8 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the life of the coral restoration pioneer Ken Nedimyer, from his early fascination with the ocean to his ongoing efforts to save and rebuild the world's coral reefs
Hide and seek by Kate Messner( Book )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For five hundred years the Jaguar Cup, sacred to the Silver Jaguar Society, was hidden in a cave on the coast of Costa Rica--so when a fake copy shows up on display in America, it is up to José, Anna, and Henry, junior members of the society, to travel to Costa Rica and rescue the real cup from thieves
Danger in Ancient Rome by Kate Messner( Book )

6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mysterious box that Ranger the golden retriever found in the garden transports him back to first century Rome, where he must rescue Marcus, a young servant boy, and Quintus, a volunteer gladiator, from the brutal world of the Colosseum
The exact location of home by Kate Messner( Book )

8 editions published between 2014 and 2018 in English and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Believing his long-absent father is missing and leaving clues behind through geocaching, Zig, thirteen, relies on his love of electronics, a garage sale GPS unit, and his best friend, Gianna, to search for answers
Long road to freedom by Kate Messner( Book )

4 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This time the mysterious box that Ranger the Golden retriever found transports him to a Maryland plantation before the Civil War, where he must help a young house slave named Sarah and her younger brother Jesse find their way to the underground railroad and North to freedom, before Jesse is sold to a plantation further South
 
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매스너, 케이트

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