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Sorensen, Virginia 1912-1991

Overview
Works: 61 works in 242 publications in 9 languages and 10,155 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Historical fiction  Romance fiction  Children's audiobooks  Short stories  Biography  Autobiographies 
Roles: Author, Former owner, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PZ7.S72, FIC
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Miracles on Maple Hill by Virginia Sorensen( Book )

55 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 4,903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marly and her family share many adventures when they move from the city to a farmhouse on Maple Hill
Plain girl by Virginia Sorensen( Book )

28 editions published between 1951 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the Amish people as seen through the eyes of nine-year- old girl
Miracles on Maple Hill by Virginia Sorensen( Recording )

31 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in English and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After her father returns from the war moody and tired, Marly's family decides to move from the city to Maple Hill Farm in the Pennsylvania countryside where they share many adventures which help restore their bond with each other
Where nothing is long ago : memories of a Mormon childhood by Virginia Sorensen( Book )

6 editions published between 1955 and 1998 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A celebration of Sorensen's Mormon childhood in Utah, the narrator of each story is an adult remembering her experiences as a child and narrating events from the child's perspective. The stories are often about the child's attempt to understand the values of her community
Lotte's locket by Virginia Sorensen( Book )

3 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven-year-old Lotte wonders how she can ever leave Denmark and go to live in America with her mother and her new stepfather
Kingdom come by Virginia Sorensen( Book )

5 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romance set in Denmark in 1850 and the story of the forces that impelled great numbers of Scandinavians to leave the Old World for a promised land in Mormon Utah
Around the corner by Virginia Sorensen( Book )

4 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black boy's mother forbids him to associate with the neighbors whom she considers "poor white squatters," but when she unexpectedly begins labor, a number of misunderstandings are righted
Many heavens, a new Mormon novel by Virginia Sorensen( Book )

7 editions published in 1954 in English and Undetermined and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little lower than the angels by Virginia Sorensen( Book )

7 editions published between 1942 and 1997 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts the deep love of a Mormon married couple
The evening and the morning by Virginia Sorensen( Book )

10 editions published between 1949 and 1999 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Curious Missie by Virginia Sorensen( Book )

5 editions published between 1953 and 1957 in English and Dutch and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl's habit of asking questions leads to the establishment of a bookmobile service in the country
The delicate prey and other stories by Paul Bowles( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exemplary stories that reveal the bizarre, the disturbing, the perilous, and the wise in other civilzations
The proper gods by Virginia Sorensen( Book )

4 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Friends of the road by Virginia Sorensen( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cathy is not looking forward to the family's tour of duty in Morocco. Then she finds a wonderful friend
The man with the key by Virginia Sorensen( Book )

3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On this star by Virginia Sorensen( Book )

7 editions published between 1946 and 1948 in 3 languages and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The neighbors : a novel by Virginia Sorensen( Book )

8 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set immediately after World War II, John Kels, an ex-history teacher, his wife, Paulie, and their children leave Denver in order to make a new life on a sheep ranch in the Colorado mountains. The story deals with the both the conflict between the individual and the community and with the individual's relationship with the land
The house next door : Utah, 1896 by Virginia Sorensen( Book )

4 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Gentile girl spends a summer in Utah Territory in 1890 and writes in her journal about developing a friendship with a Mormon girl and participating in events leading to Utah's statehood in 1896
De wonderen van de Esdoornheuvel by Virginia Sorensen( Book )

2 editions published in 1959 in Dutch and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family whose father has been emotionally scarred by being held prisoner of war, move to a farm in Pennsylvania and experience events in the country which draw the family together again
Die Wunder auf dem Ahornberg : Virginia Sorensen by Virginia Sorensen( Book )

2 editions published in 1958 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family whose father has been emotionally scarred by being held prisoner of war, move to a farm in Pennsylvania and experience events in the country which draw the family together again
 
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Miracles on Maple Hill
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Plain girlMiracles on Maple HillWhere nothing is long ago : memories of a Mormon childhoodA little lower than the angelsThe evening and the morningWorth their salt : notable but often unnoted women of UtahWhere nothing is long ago : memories of a Mormon childhood
Alternative Names
Eggertsen, Virginia

Eggertsen, Virginia 1912-1991

Sörensen, Virginia 1912-1991

Sorensen, Virginia E. 1912-1991

Sorensen, Virginia Eggertsen 1912-

Sorensen, Virginia Eggertsen 1912-1991

Sūrinsin, Vīrzhīniyā 1912-1991

Virginia Sorensen American writer

Virginia Sorensen Amerikaans schrijfster (1912-1991)

Virginia Sorensen écrivaine américaine

Virginia Sorensen escritora estadounidense

Waugh, Virginia Eggertsen Sorensen 1912-1991

سورنسن، ڤيرچينيا

فيرجينيا سورنسن، 1912-1991

소렌슨, 버지니아 1912-1991

ヴァージニア・ソレンセン

ソレンセン, ヴァージニア

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