WorldCat Identities

Shyer, Marlene Fanta

Overview
Works: 25 works in 67 publications in 2 languages and 5,159 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.S562, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Marlene Fanta Shyer
Welcome home, Jellybean by Marlene Fanta Shyer( Book )

20 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,048 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neil's life turns upside down when his parents take his retarded sister out of an institution and bring her home to stay
Not like other boys : growing up gay : a mother and son look back by Marlene Fanta Shyer( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A memoir of a mother and son's parallel lives and their movement from concealment and shame to acceptance and love
Here I am, an only child by Marlene Fanta Shyer( Book )

2 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child presents the pros and cons of being an only child
Adorable Sunday by Marlene Fanta Shyer( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old Sunday Donaldson, successful television model and commercial actress, learns there is more to life than just being adorable
Stepdog by Marlene Fanta Shyer( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Terry's dad marries Marilyn, Marilyn's dog suffers from jealousy
Fleabiscuit sings! by Marlene Fanta Shyer( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A down-on-their luck New York City family thinks they can make some money when they discover that their neighbor's dog can sing harmony in the family's subway singing act
Ruby, the red-hot witch at Bloomingdale's by Marlene Fanta Shyer( Book )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Ruby, the witch who works at Bloomingdale's, cures her younger brother's nervous hiccups, thirteen-year-old Petra wonders if Ruby's magic can get her separated parents back together
My brother, the thief by Marlene Fanta Shyer( Book )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1983 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-old Carolyn tries to deal with the knowledge that her 16-year-old brother Richard and his shady friend Flim-flam are thieves
Two daughters by Marlene Fanta Shyer( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grandpa Ritz and the luscious lovelies by Marlene Fanta Shyer( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Philip spends a summer with his grandfather helping him adjust to living alone in a retirement community, he finds it more of an adventure than he expected
Never trust a handsome man by Marlene Fanta Shyer( Book )

6 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blood in the snow by Marlene Fanta Shyer( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gun, a flute, and an injured silver fox bring Max up against some difficult decisions regarding their relative values
Me & Joey Pinstripe, the king of rock by Marlene Fanta Shyer( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a famous rock star moves into her apartment building, Mary Kate Bernquist's life is never the same again
The rainbow kite by Marlene Fanta Shyer( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-old Matthew describes the prejudices and struggles that his entire family faces when people learn that his older brother Bennett is gay
Second chances by Marlene Fanta Shyer( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Local talent by Marlene Fanta Shyer( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tino by Marlene Fanta Shyer( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tino is homesick for the farm in Puerto Rico, but raising a chicken in his New York City apartment isn't the solution to his problem
Weekend by Marlene Fanta Shyer( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silver fox by Marlene Fanta Shyer( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gun, a flute, and an injured silver fox bring Max up against some difficult decisions regarding their relative values
Happy anniversary, he said : a novel by Marlene Fanta Shyer( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annika thinks she's heading for a carefree twenty-fifth anniversary holiday to an exotic Ischia spa with her husband. When she goes to his home office to retrieve his passport, she finds a beautifully wrapped box in a drawer and assumes it's her silver anniversary gift. The shock comes when at dinner at the resort, her husband hands her a gift certificate instead. She's sure now the present is intended for a lover, mostly likely one of her three closest friends, members of her Swedish-American women's group. But, with which one is he having an affair?While in Ischia, the engaging
 
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Not like other boys : growing up gay : a mother and son look back
Languages
English (58)

Danish (2)

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Not like other boys : growing up gay : a mother and son look backFleabiscuit sings!Two daughtersThe rainbow kiteSecond chances