WorldCat Identities

Wallace, Bill 1947-2012

Overview
Works: 65 works in 251 publications in 2 languages and 38,922 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Christmas stories  Detective and mystery stories 
Classifications: PZ7.W15473, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Bill Wallace Publications about Bill Wallace
Publications by  Bill Wallace Publications by Bill Wallace
posthumous Publications by Bill Wallace, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Bill Wallace
A dog called Kitty by Bill Wallace ( Book )
20 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in English and held by 2,438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Book Description: Afraid of dogs since he was attacked by a mad one, Ricky resists taking in a homeless pup that shows up at the farm
Beauty by Bill Wallace ( Book )
14 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and held by 2,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Unhappy about his parents splitting up and moving with his mother to Grandpa's farm, eleven-year-old Luke finds comfort in riding and caring for a horse named Beauty
Upchuck and the Rotten Willy by Bill Wallace ( Book )
16 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and Occitan and held by 2,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
His happy life disintegrating when his human goes to college and his best friend moves away, Chuck the cat ventures farther and farther into the neighborhood and meets Rotten Willy, a monster-sized and big-hearted dog
Red dog by Bill Wallace ( Book )
9 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Living with his family in the rugged, often dangerous, Wyoming mountains in the 1860's, twelve-year-old Adam finds his courage put to the test when he is left in charge of the household during his stepfather's absence
Trapped in Death Cave by Bill Wallace ( Book )
13 editions published between 1984 and 2002 in English and held by 1,839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A posthumous letter referring to buried treasure convinces Gary that his grandfather did not die a natural death and, with his friend, Brian, he sets out to find both the treasure and his grandfather's killer
Snot stew by Bill Wallace ( Book )
8 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and held by 1,775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brother and sister cats are taken in by a family and learn the pleasures and dangers of living alongside humans
Ferret in the bedroom, lizards in the fridge by Bill Wallace ( Book )
7 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in English and held by 1,766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Liz tells her zoologist father he must get rid of all the homeless animals he keeps at their house or she'll never win the sixth-grade class presidency, but when they're gone she misses them and learns there are more important things than winning
Danger in Quicksand Swamp by Bill Wallace ( Book )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 1,370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ben and Jake battle alligators, quicksand, and a murderer when they search for buried treasure on an island in a swamp
Coyote autumn by Bill Wallace ( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 1,306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After moving to the country, thirteen-year-old Brad, who has always wanted a dog, adopts a motherless coyote
The pick of the litter by Bill Wallace ( Book )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 1,275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Tom learns first-hand about honor, first when he is wrongly accused of lying at school, then when he faces the risk of losing a puppy he has come to love while helping his grandfather train hunting dogs, but writing to a new friend helps him sort his feelings and do the right thing
Totally disgusting! by Bill Wallace ( Book )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 1,239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Despite his uncourageous name, Mewkiss proves to be a strong and brave kitten during a crisis in which his mistress's life is threatened
Buffalo gal by Bill Wallace ( Book )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 1,206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fifteen-year-old Amanda's refined life in early twentieth-century San Francisco is disrupted when she grudgingly accompanies her mother to the Oklahoma Territory on a crusade to save the buffalo
Blackwater Swamp by Bill Wallace ( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 1,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Having discovered the true nature of the old woman known as the Witch of Blackwater Swamp, fifth grader Ted must decide whether to come to her aid when she is accused of the thefts plaguing his small Louisiana town
No dogs allowed! by Bill Wallace ( Book )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Kristina, still struggling to come to terms with the death of her beloved horse, finds it difficult to accept the new dog she receives for her birthday
Goosed! by Bill Wallace ( Book )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 1,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Jeff's girlfriend leaves a Labrador retriever puppy with his family for a week, his dog T.P. and cat Cord hope the energetic puppy does not stay any longer
The dog who thought he was Santa by Bill Wallace ( Book )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1957, problems at the mine threaten to ruin Christmas for fifth-grader Don, his family, and the rest of their Oklahoma coal town, but Don's bloodhound, Frank, is determined to do whatever it takes to make the holiday special for Don and his six-year-old sister, Susan. Alternate chapters are told from the human and canine points of view
Watchdog and the coyotes by Bill Wallace ( Book )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 1,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Some dogs have a bark bigger than their bite. But Sweetie, the Great Dane, can't afford to bark or bite. After three nips and three masters, the next stop is the pound. So when the burglar comes calling, he wags his tail. When the coyotes come prowling, he tries to make peace. Now how can Sweetie outfox 12 coyotes without sinking his teeth into trouble?
The biggest klutz in fifth grade by Bill Wallace ( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 1,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tired of being taunted for his clumsiness, Pat makes a bet that he can get through the summer and start sixth grade without breaking any bones or having to get stitches
Eye of the great bear by Bill Wallace ( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eleven-year-old Bailey has a reputation for being a coward until the prophecy given him by an Indian medicine man in 1899 in Texas comes true when Bailey encounters a bear in the mountains of Montana
Shadow on the snow by Bill Wallace ( Book )
5 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When his grandfather is injured, a young boy must go get help even though there is a panther prowling in the neighborhood. There hadn't been a panther on Panther Peak in decades. But the year the Burkes move to their grandfather's ranch, something begins killing off the livestock. Tom shudders. Could his grandfather's tales about panthers be true? Then one winter morning, Tom sees a dark shape move silently through the fog, spooking the animals in the barn. Later that day, a blizzard hits and Tom's grandfather is injured in an accident. With the phone lines dead, Tom must take his horse and ride for help-- by himself-- through the panther's territory. Can he reach safety in time to save his grandfather before the panther strikes one more time?
 
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English (160)
Occitan (1)
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