WorldCat Identities

Carris, Joan Davenport

Overview
Works: 66 works in 193 publications in 4 languages and 12,059 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Study guides 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.C2347, FIC
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Most widely held works about Joan Davenport Carris
 
Most widely held works by Joan Davenport Carris
Welcome to the Bed & Biscuit by Joan Davenport Carris( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The family animals at the Bed and Biscuit begin to feel slighted when Dr. Bender returns from a fire with something that occupies the time usually reserved for them
Wild times at the Bed & Biscuit by Joan Davenport Carris( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Adam Bender, the veterinarian at the Bed and Biscuit, accepts four sick animals from the wildlife shelter for treatment and tries to make them feel at home, with the help of the domestic animals already there
Pets, vets, and Marty Howard by Joan Davenport Carris( Book )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While working after school in a veterinarian's office, Marty Howard discovers that caring for animals can be just as frustrating as it is rewarding
SAT success by Joan Davenport Carris( Book )

18 editions published between 1982 and 1999 in English and Thai and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide for preparing for college entrance examinations, with lessons in verbal and math skills and practice tests
Panic plan for the SAT by Joan Davenport Carris( Book )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide for mastering the Scholastic Aptitude Test in two weeks or less includes practice questions and advice on time management and test-taking skills
Aunt Morbelia and the screaming skulls by Joan Davenport Carris( Book )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and French and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The peaceful life of a boy with dyslexia is interrupted when his great-aunt, who has a morbid fascination with ghosts and death omens, moves in
Peterson's success with words by Joan Davenport Carris( Book )

8 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A workbook for building vocabulary, with definitions, usage examples, and exercises in such areas as foreign words, words with prefixes, medical terms, and antonyms. Includes a unit on standardized tests such as the PSAT and SAT
When the boys ran the house by Joan Davenport Carris( Book )

7 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their mother is taken ill while their father is out of town, four brothers ranging in age from two to twelve decide to take over the responsibilities of running the household
Witch-cat by Joan Davenport Carris( Book )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A down-to-earth girl is made to see that she is a witch through the efforts of a magical cat
Hedgehogs in the closet by Joan Davenport Carris( Book )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unhappy with his family's move to England, eleven-year-old Nick slowly begins to thrive in the very British setting of his new home and school
Just a little ham by Joan Davenport Carris( Book )

8 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family's pet pig delights them with her intelligence and enthusiastic personality, until her independence leads her to such bad habits they are afraid they've created a monster
Rusty Timmons' first million by Joan Davenport Carris( Book )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hoping that his awesome moneymaking scheme, a summer youth employment service, will help win back his old friend Dan, seventh-grader Rusty finds instead that it leads to an unexpected new friendship with bossy Ruthann Miller
The greatest idea ever by Joan Davenport Carris( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourth grade is a time of turmoil for the irrepressible Gus, whose imaginative ideas constantly get him into trouble as he tries to train his new dog, organizes a school art show, and battles his enemy Nanny Vincent
Magic at the Bed and Biscuit by Joan Davenport Carris( Book )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The family of animals at the Bed and Biscuit are expected to welcome and help protect Malicia, a mean-spirited city chicken who tours with a magic show, but all are afraid of her temper and powers
Beware the ravens, Aunt Morbelia by Joan Davenport Carris( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Todd Fearing, his aunt Morbelia, and his friend Jeff are shadowed by mysterious characters when they visit London and their ancestral home
The revolt of 10-X by Joan Davenport Carris( Book )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in French and English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teenage girl uses a home computer she and her father built before his death to vent her grief and frustration
SAT success : Peterson's study guide to English and math skills for college entrance examinations by Joan Davenport Carris( Book )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1996 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide for preparing for college entrance examinations, with lessons in verbal and math skills and practice tests
Stolen bones : a novel by Joan Davenport Carris( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While spending the summer with his paleontologist mother at the dig in Montana headed by his surly grandfather, eleven-year-old Alec tries to solve the mystery surrounding some missing fossils
SAT success : Peterson's study guide to English and math skills for college entrance examinations, SAT, ACT, and PSAT by Joan Davenport Carris( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide for preparing for college entrance examinations, with lessons in verbal and math skills and practice tests
A ghost of a chance : a novel by Joan Davenport Carris( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Punch and his friends spend a summer in North Carolina looking at dolphins, hunting for Blackbeard's buried treasure, and watching out for the famed pirate's ghost
 
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Welcome to the Bed & Biscuit
Alternative Names
Carris, Joan

Carris, Joan D.

Carris Joan Davenport

Davenport Carris, Joan

Languages
English (98)

French (6)

Finnish (2)

Thai (1)

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Wild times at the Bed & BiscuitSAT successPanic plan for the SATPeterson's success with wordsJust a little hamMagic at the Bed and BiscuitBeware the ravens, Aunt MorbeliaA ghost of a chance : a novel