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Hearne, Betsy Gould

Overview
Works: 88 works in 214 publications in 4 languages and 13,593 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Bibliography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Book reviews  Conference papers and proceedings  Paranormal fiction  Fantasy fiction  Stories, plots, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: PZ7.B1135, FIC
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Most widely held works about Betsy Gould Hearne
 
Most widely held works by Betsy Gould Hearne
Choosing books for children : a commonsense guide by Betsy Gould Hearne( Book )

24 editions published between 1981 and 2000 in English and held by 2,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers advice on how to choose books for children, and features essays about various genres of children's books, each followed by an annotated bibliography of recommended titles
Seven brave women by Betsy Gould Hearne( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 1,454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl recounts the brave exploits of her female ancestors, including her great-great-great grandmother who came to America in a wooden sailboat
Wishes, kisses, and pigs by Betsy Gould Hearne( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and German and held by 1,380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After eleven-year-old Louise makes a wish on the first evening star and her brother turns into a pig, she uses wishes, kisses, and spells to try to put things right again
Celebrating children's books : essays on children's literature in honor of Zena Sutherland( Book )

8 editions published between 1981 and 1986 in English and held by 1,152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays over jeugdliteratuur, waarin voornamelijk Amerikaanse schrijvers, uitgevers, bibliothecarissen een enkele illustrator, recensent en docent jeugdliteratuur over afzonderlijke genres jeugdboeken en/of eigen werk spreken
The canine connection : stories about dogs and people by Betsy Gould Hearne( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve short stories that reflect the varied ways that dogs and humans relate
Beauty and the beast : visions and revisions of an old tale by Betsy Gould Hearne( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the familiar tale from its folklore origins, through its literary shaping in the 1700s, the moral instruction and lavish illustrations of the 1800s, to the modern psychological interpretations in books, movies, and television. Isolates common motives in such elements as character, narrative voice, image, object, and symbol. The illustrations include 12 superb color reproductions
The best in children's books : the University of Chicago guide to children's literature, 1966-1972 by Zena Sutherland( Book )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selection of reviews published by the Center for Children's Literature, University of Chicago in its Bulletin. Literature ranges from pre-school to young adult and is indexed by title, developmental values, curricular topics, reading level, subject and type of literature
Beauties and beasts by Betsy Gould Hearne( Book )

5 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents several versions of "Beauty and the Beast" and "Cupid and Psyche," and provides several tales that reverse traditional gender roles. Includes commentary on each tale, activities, bibliographies, and a list of sources
Who's in the hall? : a mystery in four chapters by Betsy Gould Hearne( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three children, two babysitters, two dogs, a rat, and a janitor finally get together and put an end to some confusion
Hauntings, and other tales of danger, love, and sometimes loss by Betsy Gould Hearne( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen stories of death and hauntings, set in the past, the present, and the afterlife
A narrative compass : stories that guide women's lives( Book )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each of us has a narrative compass, a story that has guided our lifework. In this extraordinary collection, women scholars from a variety of disciplines identify and examine the stories that have inspired them, haunted them, and shaped their research, from Little House on the Prairie to Little Women, from the fairy tales of Hans Christian Andersen and Alice's Adventures in Wonderland to Nancy Drew, Mary Jane, and even the Chinese memoir Jottings from the Transcendant's Abode at Mt. Youtai. Telling the "story of her story" leads each of the essayists to insights about her own approach to studying narratives and to a deeper, often surprising, understanding of the power of imagination.--From publisher description
Listening for Leroy by Betsy Gould Hearne( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Growing up in rural Alabama in the 1950s, ten-year-old Alice has no one to talk to but Leroy, the black farm hand, but when Alice's doctor father moves the family to Tennessee, she has trouble fitting in and she sorely misses Leroy
The Zena Sutherland lectures, 1983-1992( Book )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features the first ten Zena Sutherland lectures by noted children's authors and illustrators, in which they discuss the influences on their work and the role of literature in children's lives
Love lines : poetry in person by Betsy Gould Hearne( Book )

5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifty-nine poems about love--romantic, friendly, familial--and the loss of love
Eli's ghost by Betsy Gould Hearne( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eli searches for the mother he'd long assumed dead in a huge swamp where he is sustained by the ghosts of friends from earlier days and where a brush with death causes his own ghost to leave his body and get into all the mischief Eli never has
Evaluating children's books : a critical look : aesthetic, social, and political aspects of analyzing and using children's books by Allerton Park Institute( Book )

8 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eliza's dog by Betsy Gould Hearne( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in Sinhalese and English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nine-year-old Eliza's vacation in Ireland and England is complicated when she acquires a bouncy sheepdog named Panda
Polaroid and other poems of view by Betsy Gould Hearne( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of forty-six of the author's poems on such topics as city sights, insights, and relationships
South star by Betsy Gould Hearne( Book )

3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young giant girl is chased from her ancestral home by the "Screamer."
Home by Betsy Gould Hearne( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Megan and Randall's adventuresome and dangerous search for the lost king Brendan takes them to a strange land inhabited by lion-like men
 
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Alternative Names
Gould-Hearne, Betsy 1942-

Hearne, Betsy

Hearne, Betsy Gould

Hearne, Betsy Gould 1942-

Hearne, Elizabeth G.

Hearne, Elizabeth G. 1942-

Hearne, Elizabeth G. (Elizabeth Gould)

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Seven brave womenWishes, kisses, and pigsThe canine connection : stories about dogs and peopleThe best in children's books : the University of Chicago guide to children's literature, 1966-1972Beauties and beastsWho's in the hall? : a mystery in four chaptersHauntings, and other tales of danger, love, and sometimes lossA narrative compass : stories that guide women's lives