WorldCat Identities

Roos, Stephen

Overview
Works: 71 works in 159 publications in 4 languages and 10,173 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Short stories  Horror fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Christmas stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.R6753, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Stephen Roos
13 : thirteen stories that capture the agony and ecstasy of being thirteen by James Howe( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1,243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects thirteen stories about moments in a teen's life, such as a first kiss and obsessing over a pair of special sneakers, by various authors, including Laura Godwin and Stephen Roos
Who's been sleeping in my grave? by Stephen Roos( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Believing that there is something very wrong with the new Shadyside Middle School substitute teacher, Zack Pepper is frustrated when no one believes him and he is forced to get rid of her by himself
The boy who ate Fear Street by Stephen Roos( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam Kinney must find out if the weird spice Aunt Slyvie puts in his macaroni and cheese is causing him to eat everything he sees, including paste, dishwashing soap, dog food, and dirt
My horrible secret by Stephen Roos( Book )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1991 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the prospect of Camp Hit-a-Homer looming before him, eleven-year-old Warren, whose older brother is a super athlete, resorts to desperate measures to hide the fact that he can neither throw nor catch a ball
The Gypsies never came by Stephen Roos( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixth-grader Augie Knapp, who has a deformed hand, is convinced by Lydie Rose, the strange new girl in town, that the Gypsies are coming for him
A young person's guide to the twelve steps by Stephen Roos( )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces twelve-step programs designed to help people recover from substance abuse and other addictive behavior, using alcoholism as an example
Recycling George by Stephen Roos( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When twelve-year-old George's sister and brother-in-law move out of their trailer park while George is at school, leaving him behind, he moves in with a rich schoolmate and his family
The terrible truth by Stephen Roos( Book )

11 editions published between 1983 and 1991 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Between a disastrous attempt to start a club, feuding with a class member, and trying to decide how to treat the new boy in sixth grade, Shirley feels life doesn't hold very much
The incredible cat caper by Kelley Roos( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A move to a condominium where no pets are allowed forces twelve-year-old Jessie to hide her cat Simba in her room, until they become involved in the schemes of a greedy cat burglar
My secret admirer by Stephen Roos( Book )

7 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When she receives a valentine signed "your secret admirer," Claire tries a variety of schemes to discover his identity
My favorite ghost by Stephen Roos( Book )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legend of a ghost on the island where he is spending the summer inspires money-hungry thirteen-year-old Derek to dupe his friends into paying admission to a supposedly haunted house
The ooze by Stephen Roos( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Al invents a stink bomb that doesn't explode, he thinks his chemistry set is a dud. But when the bomb starts to ooze all over the cat and Al's best friend, they are changed forever. And the ooze is heading straight for him
You'll miss me when I'm gone by Stephen Roos( Book )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Convinced that he is a rotten kid and disgusted that his father is still taking physical advantage of his mother even though they are now divorced, sixteen-year-old Marcus finds that a vodka bottle is the only thing to get him through one horrible day to another
Fright Christmas by Stephen Roos( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kenny is out to ruin everyone's Christmas until he is locked in a department store on Christmas Eve, where he is visited by three of the most frightening ghosts on Fear Street
Twelve-year-old vows revenge! : after being dumped by extraterrestrial on first date : entire disgusting story begins on page 3 by Stephen Roos( Book )

7 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two student newspaper reporters spend the summer trying to get even with each other, and in the process, abuse the right of a free press
Confessions of a wayward preppie by Stephen Roos( Book )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During his freshman year at an exclusive prep school, Cary is caught in a campaign of hatred between his two roommates and faces the temptation to help a friend cheat
Never trust a sister over twelve by Stephen Roos( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feeling rejected and ignored by her twelve-year-old sister Ginger, Suki enlists her best friends in the fourth grade for a grand scheme of revenge
The fair-weather friends by Stephen Roos( Book )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-old Kit has looked forward all winter to spending the summer at her grandmother's on Plymouth Island and seeing her friend Phoebe, but she finds Phoebe changed--more grown-up--and wonders if the gap between them is too great to bridge
The Pet Lovers Club love me, love my werewolf by Stephen Roos( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bernie befriends a small stray dog who proves to be invaluable around the house and is a hit at the Pet Lovers Club Halloween party
Thirteenth summer by Stephen Roos( Book )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fight with his best friend Mackie, one of the wealthy summer people who live part-time on his island, starts thirteen-year-old Pink wondering if they are envious of each other and if he himself really wants to go to school on the mainland
 
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Who's been sleeping in my grave?The boy who ate Fear StreetThe Gypsies never cameA young person's guide to the twelve stepsRecycling GeorgeThe oozeFright ChristmasNever trust a sister over twelve