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Wojciechowska, Maia 1927-2002

Overview
Works: 79 works in 346 publications in 12 languages and 11,770 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Bildungsromans  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Fantasy fiction  Children's audiobooks  Young adult works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.W8182, FIC
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Most widely held works by Maia Wojciechowska
Shadow of a bull by Maia Wojciechowska( Book )

95 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in 11 languages and held by 4,980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As he prepares for his first bullfight at the age of twelve, Manolo Olivar struggles with doubts about being able to fulfill his late father's bullfighting legacy
Tuned out : a novel by Maia Wojciechowska( Book )

25 editions published between 1968 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 16-year-old boy recounts his painful adjustment to the discovery that his adored older brother is a drug addict
A single light / by Maia Wojciechowska by Maia Wojciechowska( Book )

20 editions published between 1968 and 1976 in 3 languages and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A deaf and dumb girl growing up in a small Spanish village finds in the church a priceless statue of the Christ Child which becomes the one thing that will not reject her affection
A kingdom in a horse by Maia Wojciechowska( Book )

12 editions published between 1965 and 2016 in English and Dutch and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chestnut mare bought by an elderly widow at auction makes a great difference in the lives of her new owner and a bitter young neighbor
"Hey, what's wrong with this one?" by Maia Wojciechowska( Book )

14 editions published between 1969 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three brothers have everything they want except a mother and, after the latest housekeeper leaves in despair, they decide to help father find a new wife
"Don't play dead before you have to" : a novel by Maia Wojciechowska( Book )

14 editions published between 1970 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourteen-year-old Byron and the disturbed boy he is baby sitting form a close friendship that helps them through several crises in the following four years
Odyssey of courage : the story of Alvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca by Maia Wojciechowska( Book )

10 editions published between 1965 and 1977 in English and German and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the journey of the 16th century Spanish explorer who traveled from Florida to Mexico and who sought freedom and peace for the Indians
Shadow of a bull by Maia Wojciechowska( Recording )

22 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manolo Olivar has to make a decision; to follow in his famous father's shadow and become a bullfighter, or to follow his heart and become a doctor
The life and death of a brave bull by Maia Wojciechowska( Book )

4 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The confrontation between a matador and a bull climaxes a lifetime of courage and pride for both
The Hollywood kid : a novel by Maia Wojciechowska( Book )

13 editions published between 1966 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An aloof and bitter 15 year-old tries to choose between leaving home in order to discover himself or staying with his recently widowed mother, a famous movie actress
The people in his life : a novel by Maia Wojciechowska( Book )

7 editions published between 1980 and 1984 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The main character in this novel, famous writer Hal Hubbard, is based on Ernest Hemingway and his activities and eventual suicide parallel the events of Hemingway's life
Through the broken mirror with Alice. Including parts of Through the looking-glass by Maia Wojciechowska( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thrown out of her 12th foster home with only a copy of "Through the Looking-Glass," a 12-year-old black girl interchanges the people and situations of her life with those in the book
The rotten years by Maia Wojciechowska( Book )

5 editions published between 1971 and 1973 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history teacher, who has been fired eighteen times during her thirty-year career, gives thirty-four of her students a month's crash course in survival
The spirit of Jem : a novel by P. H Newby( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nightmarish adventure in which a strange young man tries to take over the world by means of an amnesia-inducing poison
Winter tales from Poland by Maia Wojciechowska( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes eight tales, some original, some adapted from the folklore of Poland
How God got Christian into trouble by Maia Wojciechowska( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

God assumes the form of a young child and spends a few days with eleven-year-old Christian Wolny in New York, meeting his family and friends, going to church and school, talking about life, death, and love, and affecting people's lives in various ways
Dreams of golf by Maia Wojciechowska( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Japanese boy grows up with the dream of following in his father's footsteps as a professional golfer in the United States
Market day for Ti André by Maia Wojciechowska( Book )

7 editions published between 1952 and 2009 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A six-year-old Haitian boy travels to the market with his mother and gets lost when he tries to buy an airplane
Dreams of the super bowl by Maia Wojciechowska( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Pied Pipers : interviews with the influential creators of children's literature by Justin Wintle( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Maia Wojciechowska Amerikaans schrijfster (1927-2002)

Maia Wojciechowska Polish-born American children's writer

Rodman, M. 1927-2002

Rodman, Maia.

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Rodman, Maia 1927-2002

Rodman, Maia Wojciechowska.

Wojciechowska, M. 1927-2002

Wojciechowska, Maia

Wojciechowska, Maia Rodman

Wojciechowska, Maia T. 1927-2002

Wojciechowska, Maia Teresa 1927-2002

Wojciechowska, Maja 1927-2002

Wojciechowska Rodman, Maia.

ヴォイチェホフスカ, マヤ

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