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Alfred A. Knopf, Inc

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Works: 951 works in 1,190 publications in 1 language and 76,887 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Young adult works  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Short stories  Historical fiction  Christmas stories  Poetry 
Roles: Publisher, Correspondent
Classifications: PS3505.A87, FIC
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Most widely held works by Alfred A. Knopf, Inc
Hoot by Carl Hiaasen( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 3,905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roy, who is new to his small Florida community, becomes involved in another boy's attempt to save a colony of burrowing owls from a proposed construction site
Song and dance man by Karen Ackerman( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 3,868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grandpa demonstrates for his visiting grandchildren some of the songs, dances, and jokes he performed when he was a vaudeville entertainer. In this affectionate story, three children follow their grandfather up to the attic, where he pulls out his old bowler hat, gold-tipped cane, and his tap shoes. Grandpa once danced on the vaudeville stage, and as he glides across the floor, the children can see what it was like to be a song and dance man
Mirandy and Brother Wind by Pat McKissack( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 2,935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To win first prize in the Junior Cakewalk, Mirandy tries to capture the wind to make him be her partner
Chomp by Carl Hiaasen( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 2,292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the difficult star of the reality television show "Expedition Survival" disappears while filming an episode in the Florida Everglades using animals from the wildlife refuge run by Wahoo Crane's family, Wahoo and classmate Tuna Gordon set out to find him while avoiding Tuna's gun-happy father
Sapphira and the slave girl by Willa Cather( Book )

1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 2,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sapphira Colbert, a bitter but privileged white woman, begins to persecute a young slave named Nancy, whom she unjustly suspects of seducing her husband
Gertrude and Claudius by John Updike( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1,746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Claudius and Gertrude, King and Queen of Denmark, before the action of Shakespeare's Hamlet begins. Employing the nomenclature and certain details of the ancient Scandinavian legends that first describe the prince who feigns madness to achieve revenge upon his father's slayer, Updike brings to life Gertrude's girlhood as the daughter of King Rorik, her arranged marriage to the man who becomes King Hamlet, and her middle-aged affair with her husband's younger brother
A new coat for Anna by Harriet Ziefert( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 1,712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even though there is no money, Anna's mother finds a way to make Anna a badly needed winter coat
Flesh and blood so cheap : the Triangle fire and its legacy by Albert Marrin( Book )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 1,611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a detailed account of the disastrous Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire in New York City, which claimed the lives of 146 garment workers in 1911, and examines the impact of this event on the nation's working conditions and labor laws
The old beauty and others by Willa Cather( Book )

1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 1,577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The old beauty tells the story of a woman's life. The best years tells the story of a young Nebraskan school teacher. Before breakfast tells of a man who once a year escapes from his success to stay on a remote Canadian island
Jasper Jones : a novel by Craig Silvey( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Late on a hot summer night in the tail end of 1965, Charlie Bucktin, a precocious and bookish boy of thirteen, is startled by an urgent knock on the window of his sleepout. His visitor is Jasper Jones, an outcast in the regional mining town of Corrigan
A lost lady by Willa Cather( Book )

1 edition published in 1923 in English and held by 1,358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Written from the perspective of a male narrator, Willa Cather's classic novel is an American version of "Madame Bovary". It is a portrait of a talented woman trapped in the conventions and economic restraints of a marriage. It is the story of a woman who defies expectations, and whose personal changes coincide with the transforming ordinary and gifted woman who is stifled by marriage."--Ingram
Petunia by Roger Duvoisin( Book )

1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 1,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Petunia, the goose, learns that possessing knowledge does not mean carrying a book around constantly
Dash & Lily's book of dares by Rachel Cohn( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1,279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Told in the alternating voices of Dash and Lily, two sixteen-year-olds carry on a wintry scavenger hunt at Christmas-time in New York, neither knowing quite what--or who--they will find
In coal country by Judith Hendershot( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 1,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child growing up in a coal mining community finds both excitement and hard work, in a life deeply affected by the local industry
More stories Julian tells by Ann Cameron( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 1,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More episodes in the life of Julian including a bet with his best friend Gloria, a secret project, and what happens when his brother Huey decides to be Superboy
A. Nonny Mouse writes again! : poems( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Another illustrated collection of primarily traditional or anonymous verses, most of which are humorous and easily memorized
My grandmother's stories : a collection of Jewish folk tales by Adèle Geras( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Russian-Jewish grandmother tells her visiting granddaughter stories ranging from King Solomon, a Russian Czar, and Chelm, to a ghost who visits weddings
The Borzoi 1925 : being a sort of record of ten years of publishing by Inc Alfred A. Knopf( Book )

3 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A. A. Knopf.

Alfred A. Knopf.

Alfred A. Knopf amerikansk forlag

Alfred A. Knopf casa editrice statunitense

Alfred A. Knopf Inc.

Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. US-amerikanischer Buchverlag

Alfred A. Knopf Видавництво у США

Alfred A. Knopf издательство в США

Knopf

Knopf (Alfred A.) Inc.

Knopf (Alfred A.) inc., New York

Knopf, Inc.‏

Knopf New York, NY

Random House. Alfred A. Knopf.

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Song and dance manMirandy and Brother WindChompGertrude and ClaudiusA new coat for AnnaFlesh and blood so cheap : the Triangle fire and its legacyJasper Jones : a novelPetunia