WorldCat Identities

Rodowsky, Colby F.

Overview
Works: 35 works in 119 publications in 5 languages and 12,601 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.R6185, FIC
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Most widely held works about Colby F Rodowsky
 
Most widely held works by Colby F Rodowsky
Not my dog by Colby Rodowsky( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 1,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight-year-old Ellie has to give up her life-long dream of getting a puppy after her parents agree to take in the dog that Great-aunt Margaret can no longer keep
Remembering Mog by Colby Rodowsky( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After graduating from a private high school in Baltimore, Annie comes to terms with the loss of her sister who had been murdered two years earlier
The Turnabout Shop by Colby Rodowsky( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "conversations" with her dead mother, fifth-grader Livvy records her adjustment to living in Baltimore with a woman she had never met, and she comes to see the wisdom of her mother's choice as she gets to know the woman's large, loving family
Hannah in between by Colby Rodowsky( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As she starts seventh grade, twelve-year-old Hannah can no longer ignore her mother's increasingly erratic behavior caused by drinking
Sydney, herself by Colby Rodowsky( Book )

6 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As she writes in her self-awareness journal assigned in English class, fifteen-year-old Sydney tries to discover her true identity and comes to terms with her obsession about her absent father
The next-door dogs by Colby Rodowsky( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although terrified of dogs, nine-year-old Sara forces herself to face a labrador retriever and a dalmatian when she must help her next-door neighbor, who has fallen and broken her leg
The gathering room by Colby Rodowsky( Book )

5 editions published between 1981 and 1995 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Aunt Ernestus comes to visit, a family living in seclusion as caretakers for a cemetery find the time has come to rejoin the mainstream of society
Julie's daughter by Colby Rodowsky( Book )

7 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in English and Italian and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seventeen-year-old Slug goes to live with her mother who abandoned her as a baby, and together they care for an elderly, terminally-ill artist
Clay by Colby Rodowsky( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After their parents divorce, eleven-year-old Elsie and her younger brother Tommy, who is mentally "different," must deal with a terrible secret that causes them and their mother to move from place to place and stay in hiding
What about me? : a novel by Colby Rodowsky( Book )

9 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorrie must learn to deal with her feelings of frustration, anger, and resentment as her life seems constantly affected by the fact that her younger brother has Down's syndrome
Ben and the sudden too-big family by Colby Rodowsky( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Until now, ten-year-old Ben has believed that life is made up of "all right" and "not all right" stuff, but when his father remarries and the couple adopts a Chinese baby, he wonders which kind of stuff will prevail
Not quite a stranger by Colby Rodowsky( Book )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his mother dies, seventeen-year-old Zach travels from Ohio to Baltimore, Maryland, to find the father he has never met, and chapters alternating between Zach and his half-sister describe how the members of the family adjust
Dog days by Colby Rodowsky( Book )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new neighbor's dog bears an amazing resemblance to Rose's super dog hero in her favorite books
Lucy Peale by Colby Rodowsky( Book )

7 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and German and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Failing to get sympathy from her strict fundamentalist father when a rape leaves her pregnant, Lucy flees her home on Maryland's Eastern Shore and attempts to find self-reliance in nearby Ocean City
Spindrift by Colby Rodowsky( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the summer after seventh grade, Cassie sees her close-knit family life in Bethany Beach, Delaware, changing drastically as her older sister has a baby, reveals the true nature of her husband, and announces the breakup of her marriage
Sydney, invincible by Colby Rodowsky( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If having a mother for a teacher and being assigned editor of the school newspaper were not enough crises in her life, Sydney deals with feelings of confusion when her newlywed mother becomes pregnant. Sequel to "Sydney, Herself."
Jason rat-a-tat by Colby Rodowsky( Book )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jason's brother, sister, and parents all play baseball or soccer or tennis, but until his grandfather buys him a drum, Jason doesn't want to play anything
P.S. write soon : a novel by Colby Rodowsky( Book )

5 editions published between 1978 and 1987 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A physically handicapped girl uses her letters to a pen pal as an outlet for daydreams about her family and herself
H, my name is Henley by Colby Rodowsky( Book )

4 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-old Henley dreams of finding with her Aunt Mercy the sense of home and belonging she has missed in her life of wandering with her restless mother Patti
Jenny and the grand old great-aunts by Colby Rodowsky( Book )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jenny's apprehension about spending an afternoon with her two elderly great aunts is forgotten when one of the aunts takes her into the old attic
 
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Remembering Mog
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Rodowsky, C.

Rodowsky, Colby

Rodowsky, Colby 1932-

ロドースキー, コルビー

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Remembering MogThe Turnabout ShopHannah in betweenSydney, herselfThe next-door dogsThe gathering roomJulie's daughterClay