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Hoobler, Dorothy

Overview
Works: 142 works in 350 publications in 8 languages and 40,776 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Fiction  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Detective and mystery fiction  Young adult works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR5397.F73, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dorothy Hoobler
Seven paths to death : a samurai mystery by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 2,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samurai Seikei and Judge Ooka, his foster-father, seek seven men who have seven maps on their backs in order to locate a cache of dangerous weapons before they fall into the wrong hands
A samurai never fears death : a samurai mystery by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and Swedish and held by 1,943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Returning home to investigate the possible connection of his family's tea shop with smugglers, Seikei, now a samurai in eighteenth-century Japan, becomes involved in murder at a local puppet theater and saving the life of his sister's accused boyfriend
The ghost in the Tokaido Inn by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While attempting to solve the mystery of a stolen jewel, Seikei, a merchant's son who longs to be a samurai, joins a group of kabuki actors in eighteenth-century Japan
Confucianism by Thomas Hoobler( Book )

11 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how the teachings of Confucius evolved from a social order to a religion, infusing all phases of Chinese life for 2000 years
The monsters : Mary Shelley and the curse of Frankenstein by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and Chinese and held by 1,262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Monsters tells the story of the real-life characters surrounding the creation of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein. Drawing on private diaries, personal letters, and contemporary accounts, Dorothy and Thomas Hoobler have crafted a spectacular narrative of artistic creation and personal destruction. They reveal not just the true origins of two of the most famous monsters in popular culture, but also the monstrous and tragic nature of the young people who gathered that summer on the shores of Lake Geneva."--Jacket
The demon in the teahouse by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In eighteenth-century Japan, fourteen-year-old Seikei, a merchant's son in training to be a samurai, helps his patron investigate a series of murders and arson in the capital city of Edo, each of which is associated in some way with a popular geisha
Cleopatra by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

11 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in 5 languages and held by 1,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Egyptian queen who gained and maintained power over her kingdom through her alliance with Julius Caesar and later Marc Antony
The Mexican American family album by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a look at the experiences of Mexican immigrants, relating stories of their arrival in the United States and their integration into a new society
The African American family album by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of the memories and experiences of a people who were first Africans, then slaves, and finally Afro-Americans
We are Americans : voices of the immigrant experience by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of immigration to America, from speculation about the earliest immigrants to the present day
The Chinese American family album by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interviews, excerpts from diaries and letters, newspaper accounts, profiles of famous individuals, and pictures from family albums portray the heartache and joy of the Chinese American experience
The Irish American family album by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... collection of diary entries, letters, interviews, personal reflections, and photographs ..."
The German American family album by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... collection of diary entries, letters, interviews, personal reflections, and photographs ..."
Captain John Smith : Jamestown and the birth of the American dream by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and German and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"That question has been asked repeatedly for centuries; now, here is the most definitive answer. Captain John Smith explores the true history behind the man who would become the person most directly responsible for the survival of the Jamestown colony. Based on Smith's own writings - which history has proven to be accurate - and on letters and diaries from other Jamestown colonists and archives in both Virginia and England, this enlightening volume focuses in riveting detail on the years Smith spent in Jamestown and his efforts to promote the colony after his return to England, while also covering his swashbuckling earlier life."
The Japanese American family album by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This album tells the stories of Japanese Americans and the life they made for themselves in the United States
The Italian American family album by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... collection of diary entries, letters, interviews, personal reflections, and photographs ..."
Vietnam, why we fought : an illustrated history by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history of Vietnam's relations with other nations, the involvement of the United States in the conflict, and the effects of the war
The Jewish American family album by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This album tells of Jewish Americans and the life that they made for themselves in the United States
The first decade : curtain going up by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early years of the twentieth century, Peggy and her cousins Harry and Jack experience the excitement of belonging to a family of famous actors as they prepare to open a new theater with a family production of an original play
The second decade : voyages by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Italian immigrant boy joins the large Aldrich family as they stage a women's suffrage play and receive messages on the wireless radio about the ocean voyage of the Titanic
 
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Seven paths to death : a samurai mystery
Alternative Names
Hoobler, Dorothy

Hoobler, Dorothy i Thomas

Hoobler, Dorothy Law 1941-

후블러, 도로시

フーブラー, ドロシー

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A samurai never fears death : a samurai mysteryThe ghost in the Tokaido InnConfucianismThe monsters : Mary Shelley and the curse of FrankensteinThe demon in the teahouseCleopatraThe Mexican American family albumThe African American family album