WorldCat Identities

Rane, Walter

Overview
Works: 67 works in 190 publications in 1 language and 16,220 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Historical fiction  Christmas fiction  Railroad stories  Short stories  Science fiction  History  Braille books  Christmas stories 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.T7363, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Walter Rane
Meet Kit, an American girl by Valerie Tripp( Book )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her father's business closes because of the Great Depression forcing Kit to make changes in her life, the nine-year-old responds with resourcefulness
Kit learns a lesson : a school story by Valerie Tripp( Book )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 2,210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1934 Kit finds that she has hard lessons to learn about the Depression both at home, where she is helping her mother run a boarding house while her father looks for a new job, and at school, where a fight spoils the preparations for the Thanksgiving pageant
Kit's surprise : a Christmas story by Valerie Tripp( Book )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 2,130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1932, Kit faces a very different Christmas because of her family's financial problems and allows her pride to estrange her from her best friend
Changes for Kit : a winter story, 1934 by Valerie Tripp( Book )

21 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 2,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1934, during the Depression, Kit's cantankerous uncle comes to live in the Cincinnati boardinghouse run by her parents, enlisting her aid in transcribing his complaining letters to the editor of the local newspaper and inspiring her to write a different kind of letter of her own
Kit saves the day : a summer story, 1934 by Valerie Tripp( Book )

24 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 2,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tired of doing chores and longing for adventure during the Great Depression, Kit meets a hobo and decides to hop a freight train
Happy birthday, Kit! : a springtime story, 1934 by Valerie Tripp( Book )

21 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a visit to Cincinnati from rural Kentucky during the Great Depression, Aunt Millie impresses Kit with her money-saving cleverness. Includes information on life in America during the Great Depression
Really truly Ruthie : 1932 by Valerie Tripp( Book )

7 editions published in 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ruthie Smithens, a girl who loves fairy tales and happy endings, doesn't mind being 'goffy Ruthie' if it makes her best friend, Kit Kttredge, smile and forget about the hardships of the Depression. But when Ruthie finds out that the Kittredges are going to be evicted from their house, she makes up her mind to help ..."--Cover back
Kit's home run by Valerie Tripp( Book )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1933 Cincinnati, Kit is an enthusiastic baseball player whose home run slide has surprising consequences. Includes historical notes on major league baseball and the Cincinnati Reds in the 1930s and provides ideas for decorating a baseball cap
Kit's tree house by Valerie Tripp( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Kit dreams of having a special tree house someday, but she is disappointed with the one her father and her friend build for her. Includes note on housing during the Depression and a related craft activity
Kit's story collection by Valerie Tripp( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of the 6 books about Kit and her family
Kit's short story collection by Valerie Tripp( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kit Kittredge witnesses her family go from rich to poor overnight because of the Depression. Doing extra chores and going without the things her family hasn't been able to afford since her dad lost his job isn't easy for Kit, but she is determined to make a difference for her family and for her community
Kit : story collection by Valerie Tripp( Book )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kit's six-book series is bound in one volume. "Kit Kittredge's family went from rich to poor overnight when Dad closed his business because of the Depression."--Cover, p.4
Kit's cooking studio( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than 20 easy-to-follow recipes featuring full-color photography and step-by-step instructions--publisher
American girl : Meet Kit by Valerie Tripp( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her father's business closes and her family is forced to make changes because of the Great Depression, nine-year-old Kit responds with resourcefulness
Meet Kit, an American girl : 1934 by Valerie Tripp( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her father's business closes because of the Great Depression forcing Kit to make changes in her life, the nine-year-old responds with resourcefulness
Ships to the stars by Fritz Leiber( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet Kit : an American girl, 1934 by Valerie Tripp( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her father's business closes because of the Great Depression forcing Kit to make changes in her life, the nine-year-old responds with resourcefulness
Meet Kit : American Girl (Bk 1) by Valerie Tripp( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her father's business closes because of the Great Depression forcing Kit to make changes in her life, the nine-year-old responds with resourcefulness
The mind spider and other stories by Fritz Leiber( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kit's surprise : a Christmas story, 1934 by Valerie Tripp( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kit faces a very different Christmas because of her family's financial problems and allows her pride to estrange her from her best friend
 
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Meet Kit, an American girl American girl : Meet Kit Meet Kit, an American girl : 1934 Meet Kit : an American girl, 1934 Meet Kit : American Girl (Bk 1)
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Kit learns a lesson : a school storyKit's surprise : a Christmas storyChanges for Kit : a winter story, 1934Kit saves the day : a summer story, 1934Happy birthday, Kit! : a springtime story, 1934Really truly Ruthie : 1932Kit's home runKit's tree house
Languages
English (133)