WorldCat Identities

Pfeffer, Susan Beth 1948-

Overview
Works: 157 works in 527 publications in 4 languages and 51,763 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Science fiction  Diary fiction  Young adult works  History  Children's audiobooks  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: PR830.C513, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Susan Beth Pfeffer
 
Most widely held works by Susan Beth Pfeffer
Life as we knew it by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )

24 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and German and held by 5,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through journal entries sixteen-year-old Miranda describes her family's struggle to survive after a meteor hits the moon, causing worldwide tsunamis, earthquakes, and volcanic eruptions
The dead and the gone by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )

27 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 4,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a meteor hits the moon and sets off a series of horrific climate changes, seventeen-year-old Alex Morales must take care of his sisters alone in the chaos of New York City
This world we live in by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )

17 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the moon's gravitational pull increases, causing massive natural disasters on earth, Miranda and her family struggle to survive in a world without cities or sunlight, and wonder if anyone else is still alive
The year without Michael by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )

14 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and French and held by 1,683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The remaining members of the Chapman family try to cope with the disappearance of fourteen-year-old Michael
The shade of the moon by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )

6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jon Evans is one of the lucky ones--until he realizes that escaping his safe haven may be the only way to truly survive"--
Life as we knew it by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Recording )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 1,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through journal entries sixteen-year-old Miranda describes her family's struggle to survive after a meteor hits the moon, causing worldwide tsunamis, earthquakes, and volcanic eruptions
Kid power by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )

9 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven-year-old Janie advertises to do odd jobs in her neighborhood and receives so much business, she hires her friends and becomes manager of the Kid Power Agency
Jo's story by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a wealthy aunt offers to adopt one of the March girls, ten-year-old Jo decides the best thing to do is sacrifice herself
What do you do when your mouth won't open? by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )

7 editions published between 1981 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reesa's delight in winning the junior high school essay contest vanishes as soon as she learns she is expected to read her essay to an audience of 500 people
Beth's story by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates ten-year-old Beth's exciting trip to pre-Civil War New York City with Marmee and Father
Amy's story by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Because she desperately wants to have her picture taken, ten-year-old Amy finds a way to accumulate the necessary five dollars but then decides to spend it in another way. Beautiful Amy March, the youngest March sister, is a talented artist. Everyone praises her lifelike portraits. The one person she can't draw is herself. So when a photographer's studio opens in town, Amy is thrilled. Now her pretty blond curls and piercing blue eyes can be captured forever in a photograph. A photograph costs quite a bit of money--more than she has, and more than her parents can give her. Amy thinks of a clever way to come up with the money ... and soon she has enough. But she decides to spend her savings on a gift for her father--a gift that will warm his heart when he's far away from home, and that ultimately gives Amy an unexpected gift in return
Blood wounds by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Willa seems to have a perfect life as a member of a loving blended family until the estranged father she barely remembers murders his wife and children, then heads toward Willa and her mother
Meg's story by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and Turkish and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When ten-year-old Meg receives an invitation to a friend's picnic but Jo does not, Meg must decide whether to decline in loyalty to her sister or to follow her heart and attend
This world we live in by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Recording )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the moon's gravitational pull increases, causing massive natural disasters on earth, Miranda and her family struggle to survive in a world without cities or sunlight, and wonder if anyone else in still alive
About David by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )

9 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her close friend since childhood murders his adoptive parents and kills himself, 17-year-old Lynn is haunted by the tragedy
Twice taken by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A support group of teenagers coping with family problems helps Amy to adjust after she's ordered to live with her mother following the discovery that her divorced father abducted her years ago
Courage, Dana by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )

5 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After becoming a celebrity for saving a child's life, seventh-grader Dana finds herself in a situation at school that requires even more courage
Just between us by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )

6 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in English and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By becoming the subject of her mother's experiment for a class in behavior modification, Cass learns how to keep a secret. Then she learns a secret that traps her in a no-win situation between two friends
Dear dad, love Laurie by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Laurie's letters to her divorced father chronicle her year in the sixth grade and her efforts to enter her school's program for the gifted and talented
Who were they really? : the true stories behind famous characters by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a heavily illustrated, scrapbook format, readers will learn about the real-life people behind the beloved book characters they've come to know. From Christopher Robin and Peter Rabbit to Peter Pan's Lost Boys and Alice in Wonderland, award-winning author Susan Beth Pfeffer explores the real lives of the real people who inspired the creation of literature's greatest characters. There are even a few surprises about Mother Goose!
 
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Life as we knew it
Alternative Names

controlled identityReuben, Liz, 1948-

Susan Beth Pfeffer American writer

Susan Beth Pfeffer Amerikaans auteur

Susan Beth Pfeffer escritora estadounidense

Susan Beth Pfeffer US-amerikanische Autorin

Languages
English (177)

German (8)

French (6)

Turkish (2)

Covers
The dead and the goneThis world we live inThe year without MichaelLife as we knew itKid powerJo's storyBeth's storyAmy's story