WorldCat Identities

Petry, Ann 1908-1997

Overview
Works: 98 works in 353 publications in 11 languages and 17,746 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  Domestic fiction  Legends  Interviews 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3531.E933, 813.54
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Harriet Tubman : conductor on the Underground Railroad by Ann Petry( Book )
29 editions published between 1928 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the famous woman who worked to free her people on the Underground Railroad
The street by Ann Petry( Book )
78 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reprint of a 1946 novel, based upon the true story of Lutie Johnson, a young African-American woman who struggled to live and raise her son in the midst of the poverty and violence of Harlem in the late 1940s
Tituba of Salem Village by Ann Petry( Book )
10 editions published between 1964 and 1991 in English and held by 1,652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells how Tituba, a slave, was sold in Barbados to a preacher bound for Boston and became one of three women convicted at the beginning of the Salem witch trials. The story of the slave Tituba and her husband, John Indian, from the day they were sold in Barbados until the tragic Salem witchcraft trials. In the Salem Village of 1692, superstition and hysteria peaked with the Salem witch trials. One of the first three "witches" condemned is Tituba, a slave from Barbados. "This restrained but dramatic narrative ... brings to life not only Tituba but also those around her, and shows how suspicion against her culminated in her arrest and trial."
The narrows by Ann Petry( Book )
30 editions published between 1953 and 2008 in English and German and held by 1,063 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the 1950s, when Link Williams, a Dartmouth-educated but unemployed African-American man, falls in love with Camilo Sheffield, a wealthy married white woman, the small town of Monmouth, Connecticut, is shaken to its roots
Miss Muriel and other stories by Ann Petry( Book )
20 editions published between 1971 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Country place by Ann Petry( Book )
18 editions published between 1947 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Legends of the saints by Ann Petry( Book )
2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retells the legends of ten saints: Christopher, Genesius, George, Blaise, Catherine of Alexandria, Nicholas, Francis of Assisi, Joan of Arc, Thomas More, and Martin de Porres
Harriet Tubman conductor on the Underground Railroad by Ann Petry( Recording )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the black woman whose experiences as a slave in the South led her to seek freedom in the North for herself and for others through the Underground Railroad
The drugstore cat by Ann Petry( Book )
4 editions published between 1949 and 2003 in English and Japanese and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A little cat with a short temper tries to learn the difficult lesson of patience and self-restraint
The street by Ann Petry( Recording )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Lutie is trapped. She longs to find a high-paying job that will allow her to move her son to a decent neighborhood where he will have a chance to grow up strong and healthy. Unfortunately, the only offers she receives are to work in white peoples' houses and from men who want to possess her. As her life spins into a harrowing ordeal of death and violence, Lutie must make a devastating decision."--Container
The girl called Moses; the story of Harriet Tubman by Ann Petry( Book )
5 editions published between 1955 and 1960 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Link und Camilo : Roman by Ann Petry( Book )
4 editions published between 1955 and 1956 in German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De straat by Ann Petry( Book )
2 editions published between 1948 and 1955 in Dutch and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La rue; roman by Ann Petry( Book )
2 editions published in 1948 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ann Petry ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents an interview with children's author Ann Petry in which she talks about her writing techniques
The common ground by Ann Petry( Book )
1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
ha-Reḥov : roman by Ann Petry( Book )
1 edition published in 1948 in Hebrew and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harriet Tubman ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The street, by Ann Petry by Ann Petry( Book )
1 edition published in 1947 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
ha-Metsar by Ann Petry( Book )
1 edition published in 1954 in Hebrew and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.31 (from 0.06 for Legends of ... to 1.00 for La rue; ro ...)
Alternative Names
Lane, Ann 1908-1997
Lane, Ann 1911-
Lane, Ann 1911-1997
Lane Petry, Ann 1908-1997
Lane Petry, Ann 1911-1997
Pachui, An 1908-1997
Petri, Ann 1908-1997
Petri, Arnold 1911-1997
Petry, Ann 1911-1997
Petry, Ann Lane 1908-1997
Pétry, Anne
Petry, Anne 1908-1997
Petry, Anne 1911-
Petry, Arnold 1908-1997
Pītori, An 1911-1997
ピートリ, アン
ペトリー, アン
Languages
English (253)
German (13)
Dutch (4)
Danish (3)
Japanese (3)
French (2)
Swedish (2)
Hebrew (2)
Chinese (2)
Portuguese (1)
Spanish (1)
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