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Gallo, Donald R.

Overview
Works: 71 works in 219 publications in 1 language and 17,929 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Short stories  Juvenile works  History  Young adult works  Biography‚Ä°vDictionaries  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Dictionaries  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: PZ5, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Donald R Gallo
First crossing : stories about teen immigrants by Donald R Gallo( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 1,494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories of recent Mexican, Venezuelan, Kazakh, Chinese, Romanian, Palestinian, Swedish, Korean, Haitian, and Cambodian immigrants reveal what it is like to face prejudice, language barriers, and homesickness along with common teenage feelings and needs
Sixteen : short stories by outstanding writers for young adults( Book )

11 editions published between 1984 and 1995 in English and held by 1,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteen short stories, dealing with teenage concerns, written especially for this collection by well-known authors of young adult novels such as the Mazers, M.E. Kerr, Robert Cormier, Bette Greene, and Richard Peck. Biographical sketches for each author are included, as well as follow-up activities for the reader
On the fringe( Book )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 1,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offering insights into popularity and peer pressure, nonconformity and persecution, acceptance and hate, these riveting, provocative tales will leave readers thinking and start them talking
Center stage : one-act plays for teenage readers and actors( Book )

8 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of ten one-act plays for teenage actors
From Hinton to Hamlet : building bridges between young adult literature and the classics by Sarah K Herz( Book )

19 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demonstrates how YA literature can be used in the English classroom and across the curriculum
Destination unexpected : short stories( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The characters in these stories experience things that change the way they look at the world, and at themselves. As distinct as they are compelling, these ten tales of intriguing teenage journeys are spun by ten outstanding authors
No easy answers : short stories about teenagers making tough choices by Donald R Gallo( Book )

10 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of sixteen short stories, by Louise Plummer, M.E. Kerr, Jack Gantos, and others, about teenagers in situations that test their character
Presenting Richard Peck by Donald R Gallo( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the life and work of Richard Peck, examining his essays, poetry, and novels for children, young adults, and adults
Visions : nineteen short stories by outstanding writers for young adults( Book )

7 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nineteen short stories, dealing with teenage concerns, written especially for this collection by well-known authors of young adult novels such as Joan Aiken, M.E. Kerr, Richard Peck, and Colby Rodowsky. Also includes biographical sketches for each author
Speaking for ourselves : autobiographical sketches by notable authors of books for young adults( Book )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighty-seven well-known American and English authors describe their life and work
Short circuits : thirteen shocking stories by outstanding writers for young adults by Donald R Gallo( Book )

7 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes offerings from Joan Lowery Nixon, Vivien Alcock, Robert Westall, and Joan Aiken
Ultimate sports : short stories by outstanding writers for young adults by Donald R Gallo( Book )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of sixteen short stories about teenage athletes written by well-known authors in the field, including award-winning novelists Robert Lipsyte and Chris Crutcher
Connections : short stories by outstanding writers for young adults( Book )

3 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of seventeen short stories by such noted writers for young adults as Gordon Korman, Chris Crutcher, T. Ernesto Bethancourt, Richard Peck, and M.E. Kerr, spanning subjects that include penpals, the first day of high school, computers, and family life
What are you afraid of? : stories about phobias( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents ten short stories by well-known authors featuring teenagers with phobias, inluding fear of gaining weight, fear of clowns, and fear of cats
Time capsule : short stories about teenagers throughout the twentieth century by Donald R Gallo( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten stories by such notable authors as Richard Peck, Chris Crutcher, and Chris Lynch, each of which presents the life of a teenager in a different decade of the twentieth century, accompanied by a brief description of the historical and cultural highlights of that decade
Join in : multiethnic short stories by outstanding writers for young adults( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seventeen authors, at the invitation of the editor, wrote these stories especially for this collection featuring teenagers in America from various ethnic backgrounds
Owning it : stories about teens with disabilities( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents ten stories of teenagers facing all of the usual challenges of school, parents, boyfriends and girlfriends, plus the additional complications that come with having a physical or psychological disability
Authors' insights : turning teenagers into readers and writers( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young adult authors offer their opinions on teaching reading and writing to teenagers and provide practical suggestions for classroom activities
Books for you : a booklist for senior high students by Donald R Gallo( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On t.p.: by Robert C. Small, chair, and the Committee on the Senior High School Booklist of the National Council of Teachers of English
Speaking for ourselves, too : more autobiographical sketches by notable authors of books for young adults( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighty-nine notable American and English authors of books for young adults describe their life and work
 
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First crossing : stories about teen immigrants
Alternative Names
Gallo, Don

Gallo, Donald R.

Gallo, Donald Robert

Languages
English (132)

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Sixteen : short stories by outstanding writers for young adultsOn the fringeCenter stage : one-act plays for teenage readers and actorsFrom Hinton to Hamlet : building bridges between young adult literature and the classicsDestination unexpected : short storiesNo easy answers : short stories about teenagers making tough choicesVisions : nineteen short stories by outstanding writers for young adultsShort circuits : thirteen shocking stories by outstanding writers for young adults