Most widely held works about Dyan Sheldon
Most widely held works by Dyan Sheldon
The whales' song by Dyan Sheldon ( Book )
54 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in 14 languages and held by 2,039 libraries worldwide
Enthralled by her grandmother's story of seeing and hearing whales singing in the sea long ago, Lilly hopes to see them herself and to hear their mysterious songs.
Confessions of a teenage drama queen by Dyan Sheldon ( Book )
33 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,984 libraries worldwide
In her first year at a suburban New Jersey high school, Mary Elizabeth Cep, who now calls herself "Lola," sets her sights on the lead in the annual drama production, and finds herself in conflict with the most popular girl in school.
My perfect life by Dyan Sheldon ( Book )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and Indonesian and held by 1,187 libraries worldwide
Ella has no interest in running for class president at her suburban New Jersy high school, but her off-beat friend Lola tricks her into challenging the rich and overbearing Carla Santini in a less-than-friendly race.
Planet Janet by Dyan Sheldon ( Book )
15 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,069 libraries worldwide
Sixteen-year-old Janet Bandry keeps a diary as she deals with an annoying family, school, a quirky best friend, and trying to find herself through vegetarianism, literature, romance, and her "Dark Phase."
Under the moon by Dyan Sheldon ( Book )
11 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and French and held by 1,008 libraries worldwide
After finding an arrowhead in her backyard, a young girl has a dream about the Indians who once lived in the same area.
Confessions of a Hollywood star by Dyan Sheldon ( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 904 libraries worldwide
Upon learning at the end of her senior year of high school that a Hollywood film is being made in her hometown, Lola stops at nothing to get a part and upstage her nemesis, Carla Santini.
The boy of my dreams by Dyan Sheldon ( Book )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and Indonesian and held by 883 libraries worldwide
Mike and her best friend Hope breathlessly await meeting the guys of their dreams and falling in love, but after Mike thinks that she has found the perfect boy there seems to be some question of whether he is her destiny.
Tall, thin, and blonde by Dyan Sheldon ( Book )
12 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 790 libraries worldwide
During her first year in high school, Jenny finds out what true friends are when her best friend deserts her for the sake of belonging to a clique of pretty and popular girls. When Jenny and Amy enter high school, Amy discovers hairstyles, clothes, and diets, while Jenny finds herself drawn toward a different set of friends. Jenny Kaliski feels abandoned by her best friend Amy, after Amy goes on a diet, gets a perm and new clothes, tries out for the cheerleading squad, and finds a new group of friends.
Sophie Pitt-Turnbull discovers America by Dyan Sheldon ( Book )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 735 libraries worldwide
While spending the summer in Brooklyn with her mother's former schoolmate, Sophie, a sheltered English teenager, makes new and unlikely friends and finds a new side to her formerly "dull and passive" personality.
Unicorn dreams by Dyan Sheldon ( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 664 libraries worldwide
No one else in Dan's class believes him when he says that he has seen a unicorn, until his story captures their imaginations.
I forgot by Dyan Sheldon ( Book )
8 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 641 libraries worldwide
Though he always seems to forget something that he's supposed to do, Jake surprises his mother by remembering something really important.
A witch got on at Paddington Station by Dyan Sheldon ( Book )
4 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 605 libraries worldwide
When a witch boards the bus at Paddington Station, wonderful, magical things happen to the tired and grumpy riders.
My life as a whale by Dyan Sheldon ( Book )
11 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 547 libraries worldwide
Michael is average with a capital A. But that's about to change, for he's a single, heterosexual male. And as one of the few such creatures in the greater New York area, Michael becomes a wanted man--pursued by women with marriage on their minds.
My worst best friend by Dyan Sheldon ( Book )
10 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 534 libraries worldwide
High school classmates Gracie and Savanna are total opposites and best friends, until Savanna's lying and manipulative behavior begin to bother Gracie, who wonders if it is time she started thinking for herself.
I conquer Britain by Dyan Sheldon ( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 495 libraries worldwide
When sixteen-year-old Brooklyn native Cherokee Salamanca swaps lives with British teenager Sophie Pitt-Turnbull for the summer, she gets more than she bargains for as she tries to take London by storm.
My brother is a superhero by Dyan Sheldon ( Book )
6 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and German and held by 480 libraries worldwide
When confronted by bullies, nine-year-old Adam wishes he could ask his older brother for help but is not sure that Keith will come through for him.
My brother is a visitor from another planet by Dyan Sheldon ( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 477 libraries worldwide
Nine-year-old Adam's obnoxious older brother Keith claims to be an alien from another galaxy and asks for Adam's help because a spaceship is coming to take him back to his home planet.
Clara and Buster go moondancing by Dyan Sheldon ( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 438 libraries worldwide
Clara the cat and Buster the dog create a trail of destruction when they try ballroom dancing inside their house, but then they discover the joys of dancing outside, with the moon for a light and all the room in the world.
Harry and Chicken by Dyan Sheldon ( Book )
11 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in English and held by 410 libraries worldwide
Chicken adopts a stray cat, Harry, who is actually an alien from the planet Arcana.
Victim of love by Dyan Sheldon ( Book )
8 editions published between 1982 and 1989 in English and held by 394 libraries worldwide
In this acid account of modern life and modern love, thirty-eight-year-old Paul believes that he is in love. Paul has one wife, two children and two lovers. But suddenly all the women in his life seem to be conspiring to let him down.
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