WorldCat Identities

Wallace, Barbara Brooks 1922-

Overview
Works: 58 works in 232 publications in 2 languages and 14,018 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Horror tales  Detective and mystery fiction  Biography  Adventure stories  Children's films 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.W1547, FIC
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The twin in the tavern by Barbara Brooks Wallace( Book )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 1,246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young orphan, afraid of being sent to the workhouse, finds himself at the mercy of the unsavory owner of a tavern in Alexandria, Virginia, while he tries to solve the mystery surrounding his past and a missing twin
Peppermints in the parlor by Barbara Brooks Wallace( Book )

18 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in English and held by 1,144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sent to San Francisco to live with her beloved aunt and uncle, newly-orphaned, eleven-year-old Emily expectantly enters their once-happy mansion only to find unimaginable horrors
Cousins in the castle by Barbara Brooks Wallace( Book )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 1,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new friend comes to Amelia's rescue when she finds herself the victim of a dastardly villain's fiendish plans
Sparrows in the scullery by Barbara Brooks Wallace( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite horrible conditions at the boys' home where kidnappers have left him, eleven-year-old Colley, an orphan, finds a reason and a way to live, along with comradeship
Secret in St. Something by Barbara Brooks Wallace( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fleeing from a cruel step-father, eleven-year-old Robin takes his baby brother and finds shelter with street boys living in a church in a tenement area of New York City
Ghosts in the gallery by Barbara Brooks Wallace( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When eleven-year-old Jenny arrives at her grandfather's house but is not recognized as one of the family because of a servant's intrigue, the young orphan endures a difficult fate
The barrel in the basement by Barbara Brooks Wallace( Book )

6 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pudding, the youngest of three Furkins, or elves, living in a barrel in the basement of a human named Noah, proves that a shy Furkin is capable of great deeds like the heroes of the past
The perils of peppermints by Barbara Brooks Wallace( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Left at a New York boarding school by Aunt and Uncle Twice, eleven-year-old Emily finds horrors even greater than those she faced at Sugar Hill Hall, especially after she gets word that her inheritance is lost
Argyle by Barbara Brooks Wallace( Book )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Scottish sheep's unusual diet causes him to produce multicolored wool, which changes his life and the fortunes of his owners
Miss Switch to the rescue by Barbara Brooks Wallace( Book )

6 editions published between 1981 and 2002 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Rupert's friend Amelia is kidnapped by Mordo the warlock, Miss Switch the witch returns in the guise of a substitute teacher to help him rescue her
The trouble with Miss Switch by Barbara Brooks Wallace( Book )

7 editions published between 1971 and 2002 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scientifically-minded fifth grader finds himself in a frightening predicament when he proves that his teacher is a witch
Hawkins by Barbara Brooks Wallace( Book )

2 editions published between 1977 and 1987 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harvey's parents hope to break their son's habit of collecting free things when he wins the free services of a gentleman's gentleman for a month
Miss Switch online by Barbara Brooks Wallace( Book )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Switch the witch returns to save Rupert and the entire sixth grade from the evil Saturna, who is operating a sinister web site and has installed her brother as principal of the school
Claudia by Barbara Brooks Wallace( Book )

10 editions published between 1969 and 2000 in English and German and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eleven-year-old girl, Claudia's parents tell her, should not still be playing with an eight-year-old boy, and from there things go from bad to worse for tomboy Claudia
The contest kid strikes again by Barbara Brooks Wallace( Book )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1987 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harvey's love of anything free continues to lead him into countless escapades and dilemmas
Hello, Claudia! by Barbara Brooks Wallace( Book )

4 editions published between 1982 and 2000 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looking in her fourth grade class for a girl to be her best friend, Claudia is surprised when her new companion turns out to be a boy two years younger
Can do, Missy Charlie by Barbara Brooks Wallace( Book )

2 editions published between 1974 and 2000 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the experiences of a young American girl growing up in Tientsin, China in the 1930's
Claudia and Duffy by Barbara Brooks Wallace( Book )

4 editions published between 1982 and 2000 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All the troubles in sixth-grader Claudia Harper's life seem to start with her fourth-grade friend Dunford Wylie Booth V
Victoria by Barbara Brooks Wallace( Book )

6 editions published between 1972 and 2000 in English and German and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shy eleven-year-old Dilys idolizes her friend, Victoria, but even she can no longer tolerate Victoria's unreasonable demands on their friendship
The interesting thing that happened at Perfect Acres, Inc. by Barbara Brooks Wallace( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perfecta and her friend Puck climb a ladder to the stars, acquire covers which make them invisible, and pursue evil Mr. Snoot who is trying to change the characters in children's books
 
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The twin in the tavern
Alternative Names
Barbara Brooks Wallace American children's writer

Barbara Brooks Wallace Amerikaans schrijfster

Barbara Brooks Wallace auteure de littérature d'enfance américaine

Brooks Wallace, Barbara 1922-

バーバラ・ブルックス・ウォレス

Languages
English (133)

German (4)

Covers
Peppermints in the parlorCousins in the castleSparrows in the scullerySecret in St. SomethingGhosts in the galleryThe barrel in the basementThe perils of peppermintsArgyle