WorldCat Identities

Cavanna, Betty 1909-2001

Overview
Works: 120 works in 516 publications in 10 languages and 16,828 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.C286, FIC
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Most widely held works about Betty Cavanna
 
Most widely held works by Betty Cavanna
Going on sixteen by Betty Cavanna( Book )

26 editions published between 1946 and 1999 in 5 languages and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In no hurry to grow up, a fourteen-year-old girl tries to escape her own sense of inadequacy and her friends' talk of boys and parties to devote herself to raising an orphaned collie pup
Wanted, a girl for the horses by Betty Cavanna( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When fifteen-year-old Charlotte accepts the position of groom for the horses of impoverished gentry, she discovers there are many ways in which she must prove herself
Jenny Kimura by Betty Cavanna( Book )

13 editions published between 1964 and 1978 in 5 languages and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Half-Japanese Jenny's first visit to her American grandmother in the United States proves almost disastrous but Jenny is determined to be herself. Grades 6-9
Ruffles and drums by Betty Cavanna( Book )

3 editions published between 1975 and 1988 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Devoted to the revolutionary cause, sixteen-year-old Sarah finds it difficult to accept the presence of a young British officer convalescing in their Concord house
Stamp twice for murder by Betty Cavanna( Book )

3 editions published between 1981 and 1983 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mysterious events are set in motion when a sixteen-year-old American girl and her family come to France to claim their legacy of an abandoned country cottage
Banner year by Betty Cavanna( Book )

3 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Starting her sophomore year on Martha's Vineyard, Cindy thinks the only thing she really cares about is a beautiful black horse she works with at a nearby farm, until she meets the new boy Tad
A time for tenderness by Betty Cavanna( Book )

10 editions published between 1962 and 1996 in English and Swedish and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A touching romance helps a young girl toward maturity as she and her family try to accustom themselves to life in Rio de Janeiro
Petey by Betty Cavanna( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy has some unusual adventures with his Great Dane when they move from a farm to a small house in a development
Angel on skis by Betty Cavanna( Book )

16 editions published between 1957 and 1988 in 5 languages and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teenage girl helps her widowed mother run a guest house in Vermont while trying to fulfill her own desire to ski
Mystery in the museum by Betty Cavanna( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While working in the Boston Museum for the summer, Ellen, a young art student, becomes implicated in the theft of a valuable bracelet
Mystery of the Emerald Buddha by Betty Cavanna( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the sacred Emerald Buddha is stolen from a Bangkok temple, a young girl and her father try to solve the mystery surrounding its disappearance
The boy next door by Betty Cavanna( Book )

14 editions published between 1956 and 1988 in 4 languages and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Jane backs away from Ken because of his desire to go steady, her younger sister begins to date him
Paintbox summer by Betty Cavanna( Book )

18 editions published between 1949 and 1981 in 4 languages and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A seventeen-year-old girl spends a summer in Provincetown, working for Peter Hunt painting his gay peasant decorations, making a new group of friends, finding a new assurance and making a definite decision about her future
Runaway voyage by Betty Cavanna( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictional account of the mid-19th-century voyage, led by Asa Mercer, of several hundred young women going from the east coast to help populate Seattle
Mystery at Love's Creek by Betty Cavanna( Book )

13 editions published between 1965 and 1971 in 4 languages and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While visiting relatives in Australia, an American girl finds herself plunged into a frightening mystery and, at the same time, finds her first real love
The first book of wild flowers by Betty Cavanna( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to wild flowers, covering those of the different seasons and such groupings as edible, poisonous, popular, or carnivorous wild flowers
Accent on April by Betty Cavanna( Book )

13 editions published between 1960 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a teen-ager who starts to work on the school newspaper, and of her gay and warmhearted family
A touch of magic by Betty Cavanna( Book )

11 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and Swedish and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Philadelphia during the Revolutionary War, the story relates the lives of three girls, each touched by events of the war
The country cousin by Betty Cavanna( Book )

3 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in German and English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A high school graduate, undecided about her future, finds the three summer months spent working in her cousin's dress shop a decisive element in choosing a career
Almost like sisters by Betty Cavanna( Book )

10 editions published between 1936 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sensitive girl attempts to escape competition with her attractive mother by going away to school. Grades 7-10
 
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Going on sixteen
Alternative Names

controlled identityAllen, Betsy, 1909-2001

Allen, Betsy

Allen, Betsy, 1909-

Allen, Betsy 1909-2001

Betsy, Allen

Betty Cavanna American writer

Betty Cavanna Amerikaans schrijver (1909-)

Cavanna, Elizabeth Allen 1909-2001

Harrison, Elizabeth Cavanna

Harrison, Elizabeth Cavanna, 1909-

Harrison, Elizabeth Cavanna 1909-2001

Headley, Betty Cavanna 1909-2001

Headley, Elizabeth 1909-2001

Headley, Elizabeth Cavanna

Headley, Elizabeth Cavanna, 1909-

カヴァナ, B

カヴァナ, ベティ

カバンナ, ベティ

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