WorldCat Identities

Levitin, Sonia 1934-

Overview
Works: 78 works in 319 publications in 3 languages and 23,000 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Romance fiction  Young adult works  Domestic fiction  Time-travel fiction  Humorous fiction  Anecdotes  Interviews 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.L58, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Sonia Levitin
 
Most widely held works by Sonia Levitin
Journey to America by Sonia Levitin( Book )

40 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Jewish family fleeing Nazi Germany in 1938 endures innumerable separations before they are once again united
The return by Sonia Levitin( Book )

20 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 1,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Desta and the other members of her Falasha family, Jews suffering from discrimination in Ethiopia, finally flee the country and attempt the dangerous journey to Israel. Jews suffering from discrimination in Ethiopia, Desta and the other members of her Falasha family, finally flee the country and attempt the dangerous journey to Israel. When 12-year-old Ethiopian Jew Desta learns there are camps in Sudan where transport for Israel is waiting, she sets out with her brother and younger sister on a journey to freedom. When her brother is killed, Desta must take the lead courageously as they travel to the promised land
Nine for California by Sonia Levitin( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 1,173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amanda travels by stagecoach with her four siblings and her mother from Missouri to California to join her father
Silver days by Sonia Levitin( Book )

8 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Escaping from Hitler's Germany, a prosperous Jewish family lives in a New York City tenement until Papa decides to move the family to California. Sequel to "Journey to America."
Boom town by Sonia Levitin( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After her family moves to California where her father goes to work in the gold fields, Amanda decides to make her own fortune baking pies and she encourages others to provide the necessary services--from a general store to a school--that enables her town to prosper
Annie's promise by Sonia Levitin( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Her experiences at a summer camp in the California mountains in 1945 give twelve-year-old Annie Platt new insight into her overprotective family of German-Jewish immigrants. Sequel to "Silver Days." The Platt family, driven from their home in Germany by WWII, struggles to adapt to their new life as Americans. For 12-year-old Annie, there's the additional challenge of establishing her independence from her old-fashioned parents. When Annie is invited to attend a summer camp in the California mountains, it's a chance for her to find her own identity--and to discover some surprising strengths and flaws in herself and in her family
Escape from Egypt : a novel by Sonia Levitin( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Moses comes to lead the Israelites to the Promised Land, Jesse, a Hebrew slave, finds his life changed by his growing faith in God and his attraction to the half-Egyptian, half-Syrian Jennat
The cure by Sonia Levitin( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sixteen-year-old boy living in 2407 collides with the past when he finds himself in Strasbourg in 1348 confronting the anti-Semitism that sweeps through Europe during the Black Plague
The man who kept his heart in a bucket by Sonia Levitin( Book )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having once had his heart broken, Jack keeps it in a bucket safe from harm until one day a young maiden asks him to solve a riddle which teaches him the true meaning of love
When Elephant goes to a party by Sonia Levitin( Book )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains all the things that Elephant should know about how to behave when attending a birthday or other kind of party
Strange relations by Sonia Levitin( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen-year-old Marne is excited to be able to spend her summer vacation in Hawaii, not realizing the change in her lifestyle it would bring staying with her aunt, seven cousins, and uncle who is a Chasidic rabbi
Roanoke : a novel of the lost colony by Sonia Levitin( Book )

6 editions published between 1973 and 2000 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An English youth and an Indian girl are caught up in the events leading to the mysterious disappearance of the colony at Roanoke Island
Incident at Loring Groves by Sonia Levitin( Book )

8 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While partying in an abandoned house with friends who are using drugs, Cassidy and Ken face a difficult decision when they find a classmate murdered and risk implicating themselves if they go to the police
The mark of Conte by Sonia Levitin( Book )

7 editions published between 1976 and 1987 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When he realizes that the computer at his new school thinks that he's two people, Conte decides to take a double course load and graduate in half the time
Room in the heart by Sonia Levitin( Book )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After German forces occupy Denmark during World War II, fifteen-year-old Julie Weinstein and fifteen-year-old Niels Nelson and their friends and families try to cope with their daily lives, finding various ways to resist the Nazis and, ultimately, to survive
The no-return trail by Sonia Levitin( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictionalized account of the 1841 Bidwell-Bartleson expedition which included seventeen-year-old Nancy Kelsey, the first American woman to journey from Missouri to California
When Kangaroo goes to school by Sonia Levitin( Book )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kangaroo learns the proper way to behave on the first day of school
Who owns the moon? by Sonia Levitin( Book )

9 editions published between 1973 and 1984 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When they run out of other things to argue about, three farmers begin a hopeless and endless argument over which one owns the moon
Dream freedom by Sonia Levitin( Book )

5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marcus and his classmates learn about the terrible problem of slavery in present-day Sudan and raise money to help buy the freedom of some of the slaves. Alternate chapters tell the stories of the slaves
Taking charge by Sonia Levitin( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her mother has to leave home suddenly, Amanda learns how demanding it is to run a household and care for a baby
 
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Journey to America
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The returnNine for CaliforniaSilver daysBoom townAnnie's promiseEscape from Egypt : a novelThe cureThe man who kept his heart in a bucket
Alternative Names
Levitin, Sonia Wolff 1934-

Sonia Levitin American writer

Sonia Levitin Amerikaans schrijfster

Sonia Levitin amerikansk författare

Sonia Levitin amerikansk skribent

Sonia Levitin écrivaine américaine

Sonia Levitin escritora estadounidense

Sonia Levitin US-amerikanische Autorin von Kinder- und Jugendliteratur

Wolff, Sonia.

Wolff, Sonia 1934-

ソニア・レヴィティン

レヴィタン, ソニア

レヴィティン, ソニア

Languages
English (155)

German (15)

French (2)