WorldCat Identities

Moss, Marissa

Overview
Works: 119 works in 362 publications in 4 languages and 52,764 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  History  Miscellanea  Diary fiction  Diaries  Drama 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.M8535, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Marissa Moss
Amelia's notebook by Marissa Moss( Book )

24 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hand-lettered contents of a nine-year-old girl's notebook, in which she records her thoughts and feelings about moving, starting school, and dealing with her older sister, as well as keeping her old best friend and making a new one
Amelia takes command by Marissa Moss( Book )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After successfully commanding the Discovery shuttle mission at Space Camp, Amelia returns to fifth grade where she deals with the bully who has been making her life miserable
Amelia writes again! by Marissa Moss( Book )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Amelia draws pictures and writes about her daily life in the journal she receives for her birthday
G is for googol : a math alphabet book by David M Schwartz( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 1,603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the meaning of mathematical terms which begin with the different letters of the alphabet from abacus, binary, and cubit to zillion
Mighty Jackie : the strike out queen by Marissa Moss( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1931, seventeen-year-old Jackie Mitchell pitches against Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig in an exhibition game, becoming the first professional female pitcher in baseball history
Amelia hits the road by Marissa Moss( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 1,444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Amelia keeps a journal of the summer road trip she takes with her mother and sister to visit the Grand Canyon, Death Valley, and their former California neignborhood to see Amelia's best friend
Rachel's journal : the story of a pioneer girl by Marissa Moss( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 1,365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In her journal, Rachel chronicles her family's adventures traveling by covered wagon on the Oregon Trail in 1850
The all-new Amelia by Marissa Moss( Book )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 1,331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hoping to impress the new girl in her class while they work together on an archeological dig project, Amelia tries to improve by giving herself a makeover and almost loses a friend in the process
Amelia's family ties by Marissa Moss( Book )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 1,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Amelia records her thoughts and feelings about flying solo to Chicago to meet the father she has not seen since her parents divorced when she was an infant
Rose's journal : the story of a girl in the Great Depression by Marissa Moss( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 1,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rose keeps a journal of her family's difficult times on their farm during the days of the Dust Bowl in 1935
Emma's journal : the story of a Colonial girl by Marissa Moss( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From 1774 to 1776, Emma describes in her journal her stay in Boston, where she witnesses the British blockade and spies for the American militia. Features hand-printed text, drawings, and marginal notes
Brave Harriet : the first woman to fly the English Channel by Marissa Moss( Book )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first American woman to have received a pilot's license describes her April 1912 solo flight across the English Channel, the first such flight by any woman
Nurse, soldier, spy : the story of Sarah Edmonds, a Civil War hero by Marissa Moss( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of a nineteen-year-old woman who disguised herself as a man to avoid an unwanted marriage and who distinguished herself as a male nurse during the Civil War, and later as a spy for the Union Army
Barbed wire baseball by Marissa Moss( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the childhood dream of Japanese-American baseball pioneer Kenichi Zenimura of playing professionally and his family's struggles in a World War II internment camp where he introduces baseball to raise hope
Hannah's journal : the story of an immigrant girl by Marissa Moss( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Russian shtetl where she and her family live, Hannah is given a diary for her tenth birthday, and in it she records the dramatic story of her journey to America
Amelia's sixth-grade notebook by Marissa Moss( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Problems arise for Amelia when she starts sixth grade at the same middle school where her older sister Cleo is an eighth-grader, and she gets the school's meanest teacher for three of her classes
Amelia works it out by Marissa Moss( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amelia draws on her artistic talent to earn money for something special that she really wants
Dr. Amelia's boredom survival guide : first aid for rainy days, boring errands, waiting rooms, whatever! by Marissa Moss( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While waiting for her sister's medical appointment, a bored Amelia creates a handwritten book of fifty suggestions for passing the time
The bravest woman in America by Marissa Moss( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life of Ida Lewis and how her father taught her to be the official keeper of Lime Rock Lighthouse in Newport, Rhode Island
Lost in Paris by Marissa Moss( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mira receives a postcard from her missing mother from Paris and she and her father travel to France to search for her, but while visiting Notre Dame, Mira touches a gargoyle and is whirled into the past, where she meets the famous painter Degas and catches a brief, shocking glimpse of her mother
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityStoker, Edgar (Fictitious character)

Marissa Moss American children's book author

Languages
English (127)

Spanish (3)

Chinese (3)

French (2)

Covers
Amelia takes commandAmelia writes again!G is for googol : a math alphabet bookMighty Jackie : the strike out queenAmelia hits the roadRachel's journal : the story of a pioneer girlThe all-new AmeliaAmelia's family ties