WorldCat Identities

Carter, Alden R.

Overview
Works: 63 works in 135 publications in 1 language and 19,350 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Short stories  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.C2426, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Alden R Carter
 
Most widely held works by Alden R Carter
Up country by Alden R Carter( Book )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his mother's drinking problem causes him to spend several months with country relatives in upstate Wisconsin, sixteen-year-old Carl begins to build a new life for himself, only to see it threatened by a serious mistake from his painful past
Between a rock and a hard place by Alden R Carter( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although neither fifteen-year-old Mark Severson nor his diabetic cousin Randy are looking forward to the canoe trip that is a family rite of passage, they begin to enjoy themselves as they make their way through Minnesota's lake country, until the trip becomes a fight for survival
The Shoshoni by Alden R Carter( Book )

2 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the lifestyle and culture of the Shoshoni Indians of the Great Basin
Big brother Dustin by Alden R Carter( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy with Down Syndrome helps his parents and grandparents get ready for the birth of his baby sister and chooses the perfect name for her
Bull catcher by Alden R Carter( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pete and Jeff continue their friendship and love of baseball as they progress from ninth grade through high school in their small Wisconsin town
Love, football, and other contact sports by Alden R Carter( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of stories about high school students from one end of the social spectrum to the other
I'm tougher than asthma! by Alden R Carter( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl describes what it is like to live with asthma, how this condition affects the body, some of the things that trigger an attack, and what can be done to avoid problems
The American Revolution : war for independence by Alden R Carter( Book )

3 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the causes, events, campaigns, personalities, and aftermath of the American revolutionary war
Sheila's dying by Alden R Carter( Book )

3 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just as high school junior Jerry Kincaid is considering breaking up with his girlfriend, he discovers that she has a terminal case of cancer
Wart, son of Toad by Alden R Carter( Book )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteen-year-old Steve's adjustment to high school is made more difficult by the unpopularity of his strict father, a biology teacher known as Toad
Last stand at the Alamo by Alden R Carter( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief look at the battle of the Alamo, an event which was instrumental in procuring Texas's independence from Mexico
The Battle of Gettysburg by Alden R Carter( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the Confederate Army's northern campaign, its defeat at the Battle of Gettysburg, and the subsequent effect on the course of the Civil War
Colonies in revolt by Alden R Carter( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines how the once strong colony-mother-country relationship between America and Britain began to sour through the 1760s and 1770s, planting the roots for the once unthinkable idea of revolution
The Civil War : American tragedy by Alden R Carter( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the war that cost more than 500,000 lives, from the Battle of First Bull Run to the final surrender of the Confederate Army in 1865
Bright starry banner : a novel of the Civil War by Alden R Carter( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story, in fictional form, of the Battle of Stones River, in which thousands fell in three days of savage fighting across the fields and woods of middle Tennessee
The Mexican War : manifest destiny by Alden R Carter( Book )

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

Discusses the causes, events, campaigns, personalities, and aftermath of the Mexican War
I'm tougher than diabetes! by Alden R Carter( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what diabetes is, treatment, diet, exercise, and how family members can help and provide encouragement
Dustin's big school day by Alden R Carter( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Second-grader Dustin, who has Down syndrome, anticipates the arrival of two very special guests at his school one day
The colonial wars : clashes in the wilderness by Alden R Carter( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the history of the Colonial Wars, also called the French and Indian Wars, which gave the British control of North America
Birth of the republic by Alden R Carter( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the final campaigns of the Revolutionary War and the structuring of a new nation, from the formulation of the Articles of Confederation to the adoption of the Constitution
 
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Between a rock and a hard place
Alternative Names
Alden Carter American writer

Languages
English (65)

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Between a rock and a hard placeThe ShoshoniBig brother DustinBull catcherLove, football, and other contact sportsI'm tougher than asthma!The American Revolution : war for independenceWart, son of Toad