WorldCat Identities

Matas, Carol 1949-

Overview
Works: 98 works in 364 publications in 5 languages and 13,448 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Young adult works  Historical fiction  Children's audiobooks 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.M3798, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Carol Matas
 
Most widely held works by Carol Matas
Daniel's story by Carol Matas( Book )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel, whose family suffers as the Nazis rise to power in Germany, describes his imprisonment in a concentration camp and his eventual liberation
After the war by Carol Matas( Book )

17 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A harrowing docunovel about 15-year-old Ruth, who after being liberated from Buchenwald in 1945, leads a group of children across Europe to eventual safety in Palestine
Lisa's war by Carol Matas( Book )

10 editions published between 1983 and 1991 in English and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Nazi occupation of Denmark, Lisa and other teenage Jews become involved in an underground resistance movement and eventually must flee for their lives
The war within : a novel of the Civil War by Carol Matas( Book )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1862, after Union forces expel Hannah's family from Holly Springs, Mississippi, because they are Jews, Hannah reexamines her views regarding slavery and the war
Greater than angels by Carol Matas( Book )

18 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and French and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the autumn of 1940, Anna Hirsch and her family see little hope on the horizon. The Nazis have deported them to a French refugee camp. But Anna and other children are sent to a French village whose citizens have agreed to care for Jewish children, and protect them from the Nazis
In my enemy's house by Carol Matas( Book )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and Dutch and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When German soldiers arrive in Zloczow during World War II, a young Jewish girl must decide whether or not to conceal her identity and work for a Nazi in Germany in order to survive
Of two minds by Carol Matas( Book )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the adventures of two royal teenaagers who possess extraordinary mental powers
The garden by Carol Matas( Book )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and Dutch and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After leading a group of Jewish refugees to Israel after World War II, sixteen-year-old Ruth joins the Haganah, the Jewish Army, and helps her people fight to keep the land granted to them by the United Nations
The burning time by Carol Matas( Book )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After her father's sudden death, fourteen-year-old Rose Rives finds that sixteenth-century France is a dangerous place for women, when some greedy, vindictive men charge her mother and others with being witches
Sworn enemies by Carol Matas( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In nineteenth-century Russia, betrayed by a fellow Jew, sixteen-year-old Aaron is taken by officers of the Czar and forced into military service
Code name Kris by Carol Matas( Book )

3 editions published between 1983 and 1990 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the Nazi occupation of Denmark forces his Jewish friends to flee the country, seventeen-year-old Jesper continues his work in the underground resistance movement. Sequel to "Lisa's War."
Sparks fly upward by Carol Matas( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1910, when a family of Russian Jews moves from Saskatchewan to Winnipeg, Canada, twelve-year-old Rebecca must live with Christians temporarily and struggles with anti-Semitism, confusion about God, and changing relationships with family and friends
More minds by Carol Matas( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and Japanese and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trouble comes to the kingdom of Gepeth in the form of a flying giant, the appearance of forbidden snow, a tornado, and the loss of Princess Lenora's extraordinary mental powers
The whirlwind by Carol Matas( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben flees Nazi Germany only to find himself in a battle for his life and his soul
A meeting of minds by Carol Matas( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in Japanese and English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Lenora and Coren find themselves trapped in a world created as part of the contest held in preparation for their marriage, they encounter the writers who are responsible for their existence
Out of their minds by Carol Matas( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in Japanese and English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About to be married in Coren's homeland of Andilla, Coren and Leonora discover that before the wedding can proceed they must find out why the Andillan people have lost their special powers and why Leonora is having nightmares about the evil Hevak
Daniel's story by Carol Matas( Recording )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel, whose family suffers as the Nazis rise to power in Germany, describes his imprisonment in a concentration camp and his eventual liberation
Rosie in New York City : gotcha! by Carol Matas( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Mama falls ill and Papa invests all of the family's savings into the nickelodeon business, eleven-year-old Rosie Lepidus takes her mother's place sewing sleeves at a shirtwaist factory, and standing in the local union's picket lines
The proof that ghosts exist by Carol Matas( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Molly and Adam aren't thrilled about their dad's upcoming birthday. Whether it's a family curse or just bad luck, the Barnett males have a distressing tendency to drop dead the day before they turn 35. Their mom has a plan, though: a trip to the family's lakeside cottage. It's a great idea ... until weird things start happening
Rosie in Chicago : play ball! by Carol Matas( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the move to Chicago leaves twelve-year-old Rosie without friends, she is thrilled when her brother asks her to fill in for his baseball team, even if it means dressing up like a boy
 
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Daniel's story
Alternative Names
Carol Matas Canadian writer

Carol Matas écrivaine canadienne

Carol Matas escritora canadiense

Carol Matas kanadische Schriftstellerin

Matas, Carol

Matas, Carol Rosaline, 1949-

マタス, キャロル

Languages
English (133)

Japanese (6)

Dutch (6)

French (3)

Spanish (2)

Covers
After the warLisa's warThe war within : a novel of the Civil WarGreater than angelsIn my enemy's houseOf two mindsThe gardenThe burning time