WorldCat Identities

Lisle, Janet Taylor

Overview
Works: 50 works in 239 publications in 6 languages and 23,860 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Children's audiobooks  Young adult works  Paranormal fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.L6912, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Janet Taylor Lisle
 
Most widely held works by Janet Taylor Lisle
Afternoon of the elves by Janet Taylor Lisle( Book )

37 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Hillary works in the miniature village, allegedly built by elves, in Sara-Kate's backyard, she becomes more and more curious about Sara-Kate's real life inside her big, gloomy house with her mysterious, silent mother
Black duck by Janet Taylor Lisle( Book )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Years later, Ruben Hart tells the story of how, in 1929 Newport, Rhode Island, his family and his best friend's family were caught up in the violent competition among groups trying to control the local rum-smuggling trade
The art of keeping cool by Janet Taylor Lisle( Book )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 2,312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1942, Robert and his cousin Elliot uncover long-hidden family secrets while staying in their grandparents' Rhode Island town, where they also become involved with a German artist who is suspected of being a spy. Soon after Robert arrives at his grandfather's home in Rhode Island in 1942, just after the U.S. enters World War II, he learns of a German painter living in the woods who raises the community's suspicions, and of the mystery his RAF pilot father left behind after fleeing his home
The lost flower children by Janet Taylor Lisle( Book )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and Japanese and held by 1,623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After their mother's death, Olivia and Nellie go to live with their great aunt, where they slowly bring her overgrown and weedy old garden back to life, enabling them to adjust to a new life as well
Sirens and spies by Janet Taylor Lisle( Book )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 1,228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No one agrees on the truth about the mysterious violin teacher, Renee Fitch, until she herself tells the definitive story of her life and brings together all the differing views people have of her
Highway cats by Janet Taylor Lisle( Book )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 1,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hard-bitten group of mangy highway cats is changed forever after the mysterious arrival of three kittens
Forest by Janet Taylor Lisle( Book )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and Japanese and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-old Amber's invasion of an organized forest community of squirrels starts a war between humans and beasts, despite the protests of an unconventional and imaginative squirrel named Woodbine
The gold dust letters by Janet Taylor Lisle( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When nine-year-old Angela and her friends begin investigating the letters she has received from her fairy godmother, it helps take Angela's mind off her strained relationship with her father
A message from the match girl by Janet Taylor Lisle( Book )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Georgina and Poco try to help their friend Walter who is suffering from an identity crisis and receiving strange messages from his dead mother
The crying rocks by Janet Taylor Lisle( Book )

15 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in English and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old Joelle has always wondered about her life before being adopted by the woman she calls Aunt Louise and her husband Vernon, and she makes some surprising discoveries while researching a 17th century Indian tribe
The lampfish of Twill by Janet Taylor Lisle( Book )

8 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old fisherman leads Eric down a whirlpool to an ancient and beautiful world in the core of the Earth
The dancing cats of Applesap by Janet Taylor Lisle( Book )

7 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A shy ten-year-old gets together with one hundred remarkable cats to bring notoriety to Applesap, New York, and to save their beloved Rigg's Drug Store
How I became a writer and Oggie learned to drive by Janet Taylor Lisle( Book )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As sixth-grader Archie and his six-year-old brother Oggie shuttle back and forth between their separated parents' two homes, Archie tries desperately to take care of Oggie and to pretend that everything is normal
The great Dimpole oak by Janet Taylor Lisle( Book )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and Dutch and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The citizens of Dimpole rally together to save an historic oak tree from being cut down
Black duck by Janet Taylor Lisle( Recording )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Years afterwards, Ruben Hart tells the story of how, in 1929 Newport, Rhode Island, his family and his best friend's family were caught up in the violent competition among groups trying to control the local rum-smuggling trade
Looking for Juliette by Janet Taylor Lisle( Book )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Angela moves away for a year, her best friends Poco and Georgina and a mysterious classmate are convinced that the elderly Miss Bone, caretaker of Angela's house, is responsible for the inexplicable disappearance of her cat
Highway cats by Janet Taylor Lisle( Recording )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hard-bitten group of mangy highway cats is changed forever after the mysterious arrival of three kittens
Angela's aliens by Janet Taylor Lisle( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Because Angela seems to have become a totally different person and tells of being abducted by aliens and living among them, her friends change their minds about her
Afternoon of the elves by Janet Taylor Lisle( Recording )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Hillary works in the miniature village, allegedly built by elves, in Sara-Kate's backyard, she becomes more and more curious about Sara-Kate's real life inside her big, gloomy house with her mysterious, silent mother
Looking for Juliette by Janet Taylor Lisle( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Poco is horrified when Angela's cat disappears while under her watch. Is magic involved?Together, Angela, Poco, and Georgina have investigated some peculiar happenings. They are just on the verge of a major magical breakthrough when Angela's father moves to Mexico, taking Angela and breaking up the trio of friends. As consolation, Angela gives Poco her cat, Juliette, to care for and talk to while she's gone. Talking to animals is Poco's special skill, but no words can stop Juliette from running into the street in front of a car. Though she survives the accident, Juliette vanishes, and it will take a miracle to find her. With the help of Walter Kew, a secretive boy in her class, and his Ouija board, Poco scans the neighborhood. When all mystical signs point to Miss Bone, the strange old spinster who's been taking care of Angela's house, Poco is quick to face her fears. She'll do anything for Angela-and for Juliette. This ebook features a personal history by Janet Taylor Lisle including rare images and never-before-seen documents from the author's own collection
 
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Alternative Names
Janet Taylor Lisle British writer

Taylor Lisle, Janet

라일, 재닛 테일러

ライル, ジャネット テイラー

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Black duckThe art of keeping coolThe lost flower childrenSirens and spiesHighway catsForestThe gold dust lettersA message from the match girl