WorldCat Identities

Slote, Alfred

Overview
Works: 72 works in 232 publications in 1 language and 15,942 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Baseball stories  Case studies  Drama  Made-for-TV movies  Children's films  Sports films  Film adaptations  Braille books 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PZ7.S635, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Alfred Slote
 
Most widely held works by Alfred Slote
Finding Buck McHenry by Alfred Slote( Book )

12 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 1,836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven-year-old Jason, believing the school custodian Mack Henry to be Buck McHenry, a famous pitcher from the old Negro League, tries to enlist him as a coach for his Little League team by revealing his identity to the world
The trading game by Alfred Slote( Book )

14 editions published between 1990 and 1999 in English and held by 1,504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a summer of baseball and baseball card trading, eleven-year-old Andy makes discoveries about his father, his grandfather, who played professional baseball, and himself
My trip to Alpha I by Alfred Slote( Book )

12 editions published between 1978 and 2002 in English and held by 1,164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Voya-code is the most sophisticated form of interplanetary travel but a young boy finds out it is not without dangers
Hang tough, Paul Mather by Alfred Slote( Book )

14 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and held by 1,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A baseball pitcher with an incurable blood disease is determined to get in as much time on the mound as possible
My robot buddy by Alfred Slote( Book )

15 editions published between 1975 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For his tenth birthday, Jack wants a robot so he'll have someone to play with
Make-believe ball player by Alfred Slote( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although he's not very good at baseball, ten-year-old Henry uses his imagination to become a better ball player
Matt Gargan's boy by Alfred Slote( Book )

8 editions published between 1975 and 1985 in English and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A major leaguer's son feels threatened when a girl tries out for his baseball team
Moving in by Alfred Slote( Book )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven-year old Robbie and his thirteen-year-old sister, Peggy, involve themselves in some elaborate schemes to discourage their widowed father's budding romance and to persuade him to move back to their old hometown
A friend like that by Alfred Slote( Book )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When eleven-year-old Robby takes drastic steps to stop his widowered father from developing a new love interest, his friend Beth has to step in and help him come to terms with the situation
Tony and me by Alfred Slote( Book )

4 editions published between 1974 and 1999 in English and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tony, a star athlete, befriends Bill and gives hope to the losing baseball team, but Tony's problems force Bill to make some tough decisions
Rabbit ears by Alfred Slote( Book )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In order to become a good pitcher for his baseball team, fifteen-year-old Tip tries to overcome his sensitivity to the jeers of the opposing players
Omega Station by Alfred Slote( Book )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Jameson and his robot twin, Danny One, must save the universe from a mad scientist
The trouble on Janus by Alfred Slote( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack and his robot buddy, Danny One, set off for the planet Janus to rescue the young King Paul from his conniving uncle
Termination; the closing at Baker plant by Alfred Slote( Book )

7 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

C.O.L.A.R. : a tale of outer space by Alfred Slote( Book )

5 editions published between 1981 and 1983 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stranded on an unknown planet when their spaceship runs out of fuel, the Jameson family must rely on their robot to save their lives
Clone catcher by Alfred Slote( Book )

4 editions published between 1982 and 1986 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the twenty-first century Arthur Dunn is summoned to Australia to track down a runaway clone urgently needed to provide vital organ transplants for her parent, the superb actress Lady Kate
Jake by Alfred Slote( Book )

5 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After searching for and trying a number of coaches for his little league team, eleven-year-old Jake finds a musician whose advice helps win games in a spectacular manner
The hotshot by Alfred Slote( Book )

3 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy realizes that a good player is not always the one who scores but the one who helps the team win
My father, the coach by Alfred Slote( Book )

3 editions published between 1972 and 1981 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ezell's father finagles a little League team for Ezell and his friends with himself as coach, a job he's never had before
Stranger on the ball club by Alfred Slote( Book )

5 editions published between 1970 and 1975 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trying hard to adjust to a new town, Tim wants to return the expensive baseball glove he found before the real owner accuses him of stealing it
 
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Finding Buck McHenry
Alternative Names

controlled identityGarnet, A. H.

Alfred Slote American children's author of sports and science fiction novels.

Alfred Slote Amerikaans schrijver

Alfred Slote amerikansk författare

Alfred Slote amerikansk skribent

Languages
English (142)

Covers
The trading gameMy trip to Alpha IHang tough, Paul MatherMy robot buddyMake-believe ball playerOmega Station