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Bantam Books (Firm)

Overview
Works: 903 works in 1,086 publications in 1 language and 19,878 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Historical fiction  Biographies  Science fiction  History  Autobiographies  Western fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Picture books 
Roles: Publisher, Other, Printer, Recipient
Classifications: PS3503.R167, 813.54
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Most widely held works by Bantam Books (Firm)
Ferraro, my story by Geraldine Ferraro( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 2,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The First woman to be nominated by a major party as a candidate for Vice-President of the United States recounts how she made her way in a man's world of politics and discusses the campaign trail, her husband John Zaccaro, and other key issues
Barbara Jordan : American hero by Mary Beth Rogers( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1,625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of the first Black woman elected to the Texas Senate and the U.S. Congress details her rise from Houston's Fifth Ward to influential political leader, and her decision to become a teacher
Just plain fancy by Patricia Polacco( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 1,543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Naomi, an Amish girl whose elders have impressed upon her the importance of adhering to the simple ways of her people, is horrified when one of her hen eggs hatches into an extremely fancy bird
Lifetimes : a beautiful way to explain death to children by Bryan Mellonie( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1,177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lets us explain life and death in a sensitive, caring, beautiful way. Tells us about beginnings. And about endings. And about living in between. With large, wonderful illustrations, it tells about plants. About animals. About people. It tells that dying is as much a part of living as being born. It helps us to remember. It helps us to understand"--Publisher
The autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman : a novel by Ernest J Gaines( Book )

4 editions published between 1972 and 1978 in English and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a black woman born into slavery on a Louisiana plantation, freed at the end of the Civil War, who lives for one-hundred more years
Jackie Cochran : an autobiography by Jacqueline Cochran( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the time of her death, Jacqueline Cochran held more speed, altitude, and distance records than any other pilot, male or female, in aviation history. In World War II she was a founder and head of the Women's Air Force Service Pilot (WASP) program and became the first female pilot to fly faster than the speed of sound
The Californios by Louis L'Amour( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1844, nobody believed there was gold in California. Nobody except the Mulkerins. They needed a treasure to settle the debt on their Malibu ranch
The drowning of Stephan Jones by Bette Greene( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As her mother battles a citizens' group that wants to ban all "anti-Christian" literature from the public library, Carla faces her own battle of torn loyalties when her boyfriend starts persecuting the homosexual owners of an antiques shop
The American woman's gazetteer by Lynn Sherr( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cave of time by Edward Packard( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reader enters a mysterious cave and by following the instructions on each page can have several different adventures backward and forward in time
The tales of Hoffman by David T Dellinger( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Martian chronicles by Ray Bradbury( Book )

3 editions published between 1979 and 1990 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tranquility of Mars is disrupted by the earthmen who have come to conquer space, colonize the planet, and escape a doomed earth
The Sorcerer's apprentice : a Greek fable by Marianna Mayer( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sorcerer's young apprentice attempts to practice magic in his master's absence, with disastrous results
Bowker/Bantam 1984 complete sourcebook of personal computing by R. R Bowker( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Master of Kung Fu by Rick Brightfield( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Your best friend Billy vanishes during your trip to China. The master of the White Lotus Society says he will help you find Billy if you go through their training and initiation. Will you trust this person, or choose another course of action?
Vampire express by Tony Koltz( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You're in the heart of vampire country ... and there's no turning back. You might be attacked by deadly vampires, or you might finid the magic jewel that will destroy their evil forever!
Bruce's story by Kate William( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cousins Bruce and Roger are put into a competition to become sole heir for their grandfather's estate
That fatal night by Kate William( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ken Matthews has an accident, gets dumped by shallow Amy Sutton and finds a new girlfriend--Terri Adams
Supercomputer by Edward Packard( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You've won a computer programming contest. Now you're the lucky new owner of a Genecomp Al 32 computer named Conrad. You read the operating instructions carefully and turn on the power. Suddenly Conrad begins to talk. He already knows everything about you! Your new supercomputer is a genius. You can do almost anything with him!
Rock star's girl by Kate William( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andrea Slade hides the fact that her father, Jamie, is a rock star so people will like her for who she is. Of course, Lila and Jessica will stop at nothing to find out her connection to Jamie
 
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Barbara Jordan : American hero
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Just plain fancyLifetimes : a beautiful way to explain death to childrenThe autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman : a novelThe CaliforniosThe Martian chroniclesMaster of Kung FuBruce's storyThat fatal nightRock star's girl
Alternative Names
Bantam

Bantam Books, a Division of Random House, Inc.

Bantam Books Firm

Bantam Books, inc.

Bantam Books, Inc. Division of Bantam Doubleday Dell

Bantam Books Trade Paperbacks.

Bantam (Firm)

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English (49)