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Chevalier, Tracy

Overview
Works: 253 works in 1,823 publications in 23 languages and 49,819 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Biographical fiction  Bio-bibliography‡vDictionaries  Bio-bibliography  Dictionaries  Biography‡vDictionaries 
Roles: Author, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Narrator, Publishing director, Other, Creator, Contributor
Classifications: PS3553.H4367, 813.54
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Most widely held works by Tracy Chevalier
Girl with a pearl earring by Tracy Chevalier( Book )

307 editions published between 1389 and 2016 in 23 languages and held by 7,570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chevalier transports readers to a bygone time and place in this richly imagined portrait of the young woman who inspired on of Vermeer's most celebrated paintings. "Girl with a Pearl Earring" is the story of 16-year-old Griet, whose life is transformed by her brief encounter with genius, even as she herself is immortalized in canvas and oil
Remarkable creatures by Tracy Chevalier( Book )

85 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 4,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Mary Anning uncovers an unusual fossilized skeleton in the cliffs near her home on the English coast, she sets the religious fathers on edge, the townspeople to vicious gossip, and the scientific world alight. Luckily, Mary finds an unlikely champion in prickly Elizabeth Philpot, and in the struggle to be recognized in the wider world, Mary and Elizabeth discover that friendship is their greatest ally
The lady and the unicorn by Tracy Chevalier( Book )

127 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 13 languages and held by 3,848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interweaves historical fact with fiction to explore the mystery behind the creation of the remarkable Lady and the Unicorn tapestries, woven at the end of the fifteenth century, which today hang in the Cluny Museum in Paris
Burning bright by Tracy Chevalier( Book )

77 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a sweeping and romantic tale set against the historical backdrop of William Blake's London
Falling angels by Tracy Chevalier( Book )

85 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The changing social climate in England, spurred by the death of Queen Victoria in 1901, is reflected in the lives of Maude Coleman and Lavinia Waterhouse, two young girls of different classes who meet and become fast friends while their families are visiting adjoining funeral plots
The last runaway by Tracy Chevalier( Book )

54 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forced to leave England and struggling with illness in the wake of a family tragedy, Quaker Honor Bright is forced to rely on strangers in the harsh landscape of 1850 Ohio and is compelled to join the Underground Railroad network to help runaway slaves escape to freedom
At the edge of the orchard by Tracy Chevalier( Book )

30 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Settling in the swamps of early-nineteenth-century Ohio, the Goodenough family establish an apple orchard that begins a long family battle, and years later, as their youngest son wanders through Gold Rush California, his family's past makes an unexpected appearance
The virgin blue by Tracy Chevalier( Book )

93 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 2,620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet Ella Turner and Isabelle du Moulin--two women born centuries apart, yet tied together by a haunting family legacy
Burning bright by Tracy Chevalier( Recording )

37 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Burning bright" is a novel about the 18th-century English poet/painter William Blake and the children who sparked his "Songs of innocence" and "Songs of experience." In March of 1792, young Jem Kellaway and his family move from their small rural village in the Piddle Valley to the bustling city of London. Jem's father, a chairmaker, has agreed to hire on as a carpenter with Astley's Circus
Girl with a pearl earring by Tracy Chevalier( Recording )

65 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 1,568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through the eyes of sixteen-year-old Griet, the world of 1660s Holland comes dazzlingly alive in this richly imagined portrait of the young woman who inspired one of Vermeer's most celebrated paintings
Remarkable creatures : a novel by Tracy Chevalier( Recording )

30 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Growing up fascinated with the fossils she collected on the beach, Mary Anning blossomed into a skillful amateur archaeologist. When she discovers an intriguing fossilized skeleton, townspeople and religious authorities react viciously. Barred from the scientific community and in love with an unavailable man, Mary turns to Elizabeth Philpot, a London exile, for friendship. Together, they look to make their way in the evolving nineteenth century through archaeology and scientific discovery.--
The last runaway by Tracy Chevalier( Recording )

26 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forced to leave England and struggling with illness in the wake of a family tragedy, Quaker Honor Bright is forced to rely on strangers in the harsh landscape of 1850 Ohio and is compelled to join the Underground Railroad network to help runaway slaves escape to freedom
Encyclopedia of the essay by Tracy Chevalier( Book )

23 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 1,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This groundbreaking new source of international scope defines the essay as nonfictional prose texts of between one and 50 pages in length. The more than 500 entries by 275 contributors include entries on nationalities, various categories of essays such as generic (such as sermons, aphorisms), individual major works, notable writers, and periodicals that created a market for essays, and particularly famous or significant essays. The preface details the historical development of the essay, and the alphabetically arranged entries usually include biographical sketch, nationality, era, selected writings list, additional readings, and anthologies."--"Outstanding Reference Sources : the 1999 Selection of New Titles", American Libraries, May 1999. Comp. by the Reference Sources Committee, RUSA, ALA
At the edge of the orchard : a novel by Tracy Chevalier( Recording )

17 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Goodenough, whose family had originally settled in Connecticut from England brings his family to Ohio to carve out a new life for them in the Black Swamp in 1838. Fifteen years later their youngest son, Robert, who has been running west to escape his memories of the past, takes solace in a very different kind of tree--the redwoods and sequoias of California. But Robert's past catches up with him and he's forced to confront what he's running from and work out for himself that you can't run forever
Falling angels by Tracy Chevalier( Recording )

28 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1901 London, as the precise social order of the Victorian era winds down and the forward-looking Edwardian order takes wing, three strangers meet in the city's tony Highgate Cemetery. Beautiful Lavinia revels in the elaborate trappings of the past. Plain Maude strives to shape the future. Simon Fields, a boy their age, is bound by poverty and professional to the cemetery. As they explore the prejudices and flaws of a changing time, they bring their very different families together and ultimately discover that their fates are intertwined
Contemporary poets by James Vinson( Book )

21 editions published in 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains biographical entries, a list of separately published books, and an essay on each poet
The lady and the unicorn by Tracy Chevalier( Recording )

29 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bewitching art experts and enthusiasts alike for centuries, the Lady and the Unicorn tapestries hang today in the Cluny Museum in Paris. In each, an elegant lady and a unicorn stand or sit on an island of grass surrounded by a rich background of animals and flowers. Little is known about them except that they were woven toward the end of the fifteenth century and bear the coat of arms of a wealthy family from Lyons. Chevalier weaves a story about the portrayals
Twentieth-century children's writers by Laura Standley Berger( Book )

17 editions published between 1983 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfabetisch naslagwerk over ruim 800 auteurs en illustratoren van engelstalige jeugdboeken uit de 20e eeuw
The Great War : stories inspired by items from the First World War by James Kay( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writers of this collection of short stories were inspired to write about the First World War by physical objects associated with the war
Contemporary world writers by Tracy Chevalier( Book )

12 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains biographical and bibliographical "information on some 340 living writers from over 60 countries whose work has, at least in part, been translated into English."--Preface, p. vii
 
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Alternative Names
Chevalier Tracy

Chevalier, Tracy 1962-

Ševalije, Trejsi.

Ševaljē, Treisija 1962-

Syuballie, T'ŭreisi

Tracy Chevalier Amerikaans schrijfster

Tracy Chevalier amerikansk författare

Tracy Chevalier amerikansk skribent

Tracy Chevalier écrivain américaine

Tracy Chevalier escriptora estatunidenca

Tracy Chevalier escritora estadounidense

Tracy Chevalier scrittrice statunitense

Tracy Chevalier US-amerikanische Schriftstellerin

Трейси Шевалье

Трейсі Шевальє

Трејси Шевалие американска писателка

Шевалье, Трейси

טרייסי שבלייה

שבליה, טריסי 1962-

שבלייה, טרייסי

שבלייה, טרייסי 1962-

שבלייה, טרייסי. ידין, ליטל

ترسی شوالیر نویسنده آمریکایی

슈발리에, 트레이시

슈발리에, 트레이시 1962-

트레이시 슈발리에

シュヴァリエ, トレイシー

トレイシー・シュヴァリエ

特蕾西·舍瓦利耶

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Remarkable creaturesThe lady and the unicornBurning brightFalling angelsThe virgin blueBurning brightGirl with a pearl earringRemarkable creatures : a novel