WorldCat Identities

Weaver, Will

Overview
Works: 37 works in 129 publications in 2 languages and 13,994 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Drama  Melodrama  Young adult works  Short stories  Pictorial works  Domestic fiction  Romance fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.W3623, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Will Weaver
Super stock rookie by Will Weaver( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 2,296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trace Bonham knows he is fortunate to be offered a chance at being a paid super stock driver when he is still in high school, but regrets that he must leave his friends and home track and wonders if the sponsor is legitimate
Full service by Will Weaver( Book )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the summer of 1965, teenager Paul Sutton, a northern Minnesota farm boy, takes a job at a gas station in town, where his strict religious upbringing is challenged by new people and experiences
Memory boy : a novel by Will Weaver( Book )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 1,496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteen-year-old Miles and his family must flee their Minneapolis home and begin a new life in the wilderness after a chain of cataclysmic volcanic explosions creates dangerous conditions in their city
Hard ball : a Billy Baggs novel by Will Weaver( Book )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 1,019 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourteen-year-old Billy Baggs has to figure out how to get along with the arch-rival in his love life and on the baseball diamond, and both boys must learn how to deal with the unfair expectations of their fathers
Red earth, white earth by Will Weaver( Book )

14 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a young man's coming-of-age in the Minnesota farm country in the 1950's
Farm team by Will Weaver( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With his father in jail and his mother working full-time, fourteen-year-old Billy Baggs finds himself in charge of running the family farm in northern Minnesota and having to give up the thing he loves most--baseball. Farm Team VS. Town Team Milking, haying, and planting leave Billy Baggs very little time for the thing he loves most--baseball. So when his mother suggests building a baseball field in their cow pasture and inviting the neighbors to play, Billy is willing to give it a try. After all, a farm team has to be better than no team ... or does it? With Gina Erickson in right field, Big Danny Boyer is left, and Skinner, the aging Labrador retriever, in center, the team's lineup is a joke. But who'll get the last laugh when they play the big game--Billy, or his arch rival, King Kenwood?
Claws : a novel by Will Weaver( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jed and Laura, two popular Minnesota high school students, find their seemingly perfect lives suddenly in chaos when they discover that each has a parent who is having an affair with the other
Striking out by Will Weaver( Book )

10 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since the death of his older brother, thirteen-year-old Billy Baggs has had a distant relationship with his father, but life on their farm in northern Minnesota begins to change when he starts to play baseball
Saturday night dirt by Will Weaver( Book )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a small town in northern Minnesota, the much-anticipated Saturday night dirt-track race at the old-fashioned, barely viable Headwaters Speedway becomes, in many ways, an important life-changing event for all the participants on and off the track
The survivors by Will Weaver( Book )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteen-year-old Miles, thirteen-year-old Sarah, and their parents find themselves changing in many ways as they struggle to survive winter in a remote cabin, while keeping anyone in the nearby town from learning they are living there illegally after the devastation of volcanic eruptions drove them from their Minneapolis home
Defect by Will Weaver( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After spending most of his life in Minnesota foster homes hiding a bizarre physical abnormality, fifteen-year-old David is offered a chance at normalcy, but must decide if giving up what makes him special is the right thing to do
A gravestone made of wheat : stories by Will Weaver( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In A Gravestone Made of Wheat, Weaver returns again to the land he knows best in a finely crafted collection of stories about small towns, farm life, sweet love, harsh times, and religious revivalism. Pervading every story are Weaver's primary concerns of family--those that endure against all odds and those that do not--and nature, which can be bountiful and whimsical and cruel in equal measure"--Book jacket
Checkered flag cheater by Will Weaver( Book )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teenaged Trace Bonham, a star driver on the Midwest super-stock circuit, blows away the competition wherever he races, but with every victory Trace is increasingly aware that his winning is due to more than just his driving skills
Sweet land : new and selected stories by Will Weaver( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourteen stories in all portray the bountiful and whimsical and cruel human spirit and the swirling transformation of America's heartland
Barns of Minnesota by Doug Ohman( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Barns of Minnesota, photographer Doug Ohman showcases the vast array of these exceptional landmarks, built by hand in wood and stone, brick and metal. Where Ohman's photographs capture the beauty of the barn from the outside in, Will Weaver's story illuminates the life of the barn from the inside out. Readers witness the making and breaking of one barn as it plays into the life and sustenance of several generations of one family who settled the land in 1922 and who farmed into the age of agribusiness."--Jacket
The last hunter : an American family album by Will Weaver( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will Weaver's examination of family, life on the land, and those things we hold dear enough to want to carry along, one generation to another
Libraries of Minnesota by Doug Ohman( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in Undetermined and English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrates Minnesota library architecture and the joy of reading these iconic buildings have inspired in Minnesotans, present and past. Features over 120 interior and exterior photographs of libraries, from a renovated liquor store to Carnegie libraries to the newest and most wired of information centers. Also features essays from 7 of Minnesota's best-known writers for children and young adults, testifying to the special significance libraries played in their lives
Sweet land by Elizabeth Reaser( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in post-World War I Minnesota, a German woman arrives to meet the man she is to marry but the anti-German climate in the town creates obstacles for them
Wild sugar : the pleasures of making maple syrup by Susan Hauser( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Maple syrup and maple candy--sunbursts on the tongue, gifts from nature. In this lyrical account, Hauser tells the story of sugaring--why the sap can be harvested only in the Midwest, New York, New England, and southeastern Canada; how to gather it; and how to make syrup and candy and how to enjoy them. She also tells the story of the American Indian traditions and of their practices that are essentially used today in backyard sugar bushes and in the maple syrup industry. Wild Sugar also includes instructions for those who want to tap a tree and make syrup, recipes for those who love the taste of maple, and an account of one family's sugaring adventure for those who love lore and history and a good story"--Amazon.com, viewed September 12, 2014
A gravestone made of wheat : the short story that inspired Sweet land with new reader's guide by Will Weaver( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Super stock rookie
Alternative Names
Weaver, Will 1950-

Will Weaver Amerikaans schrijver

Will Weaver écrivain américain

ویل ویور

Languages
English (110)

Dutch (2)

Covers
Full serviceMemory boy : a novelHard ball : a Billy Baggs novelRed earth, white earthFarm teamClaws : a novelStriking outSaturday night dirt