WorldCat Identities

Talbert, Marc 1953-

Overview
Works: 24 works in 59 publications in 5 languages and 4,802 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Marc Talbert
Dead birds singing by Marc Talbert( Book )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2000 in English and Spanish and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his mother is killed and his sister is badly injured in a car accident, seventh-grader Matt faces life with a new family and a deep feeling of anger
The Purple Heart by Marc Talbert( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his wounded father is sent home early from Vietnam, Luke finds it difficult to adjust to the troubled, emotionally shaken man who seems so unlike the fearless hero of his dreams
A sunburned prayer by Marc Talbert( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and French and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As he makes a seventeen-mile pilgrimage to the Santuario de Chimayó that he hopes will save his beloved grandmother from cancer, eleven-year-old Eloy is joined by a friendly dog that helps him keep going
Pillow of clouds by Marc Talbert( Book )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Angry at being forced to decide which of his divorcing parents will get custody of him, Chester is further burdened with guilty feelings about the parent he is leaving behind
Toby by Marc Talbert( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toby, the child of a "slow" father and a brain-damaged mother, uses his very normal ten-year-old wits to survive peer pranks and adult do-gooders who want him placed in a foster home
Heart of a jaguar by Marc Talbert( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a severe drought threatens a Mayan village, Balam, on the brink of manhood, kills a jaguar as an offering to the gods, but the village elders believe that only a human sacrifice will appease the gods
The trap by Marc Talbert( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ellie's attempt to avenge her cat Bob, who has been killed and eaten by a marauding coyote, backfires when the trap she sets injures a neighborhood dog, thus heightening her awareness of life, death, and nature's way
Thin ice by Marc Talbert( Book )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Martin feels as though he's skating on thin ice in all his relationships, but things really get bad when his teacher begins dating his divorced mother
The paper knife by Marc Talbert( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After moving to a new town to flee Jeremy's mother's boyfriend, who has abused not only her but Jeremy, a charge of sexual molestation explodes and Jeremy at last is able to heal himself
Double or nothing by Marc Talbert( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam acquires from his beloved Uncle Frank both a knowledge of magic tricks and the wisdom to cope with the situation when he loses his uncle
Star of Luís by Marc Talbert( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just after the bombing of Pearl Harbor, a Mexican American boy goes with his mother from Los Angeles to New Mexico to meet her family for the first time, and, while there, he discovers his family's hidden Jewish heritage
Small change by Marc Talbert( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a band of armed men creates a disruption in the small Mexican town where Tom and his younger sister Philippa are vacationing with their parents, they flee into the hills with their new friend Ignacio
Rabbit in the rock by Marc Talbert( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bernie and Sean, a young boy at odds with his father that she secretly befriends, devise a fake kidnapping that turns out to be more successful than they expected and sets off a massive search that includes the FBI
Guide pharmaco : étudiants et professionnels en soins infirmiers by Marc Talbert( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Altogether Ernest by Marc Talbert( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doble o nada by Marc Talbert( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam acquires from his beloved Uncle Frank both a knowledge of magic tricks and the wisdom to cope with the situation when he loses his uncle
Simsalabim-Sam by Marc Talbert( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lad Gud gå ad H - til by Marc Talbert( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in Danish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lad Gud gå ad H - til by Marc Talbert( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in Danish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Peck by Marc Talbert( )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Biografisch artikel over Richard Peck, winnaar van de Newbery Medal 2001 voor zijn boek 'A year down Yonder'
 
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