WorldCat Identities

Applegate, Katherine

Works: 811 works in 2,464 publications in 9 languages and 114,845 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Science fiction  Adventure stories  Biographical fiction  Novels in verse  Children's audiobooks  Suspense fiction  High interest-low vocabulary books 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PZ7.A6483, FIC
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Katherine Applegate
The one and only Ivan by Katherine Applegate( Book )

30 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 4,384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Ivan, a gorilla who has lived for years in a down-and-out circus-themed mall, meets Ruby, a baby elephant that has been added to the mall, he decides that he must find her a better life.--Résumé de l'éditeur
Home of the brave by Katherine Applegate( Book )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 2,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kek, an African refugee, is confronted by many strange things at the Minneapolis home of his aunt and cousin, as well as in his fifth grade classroom, and longs for his missing mother, but finds comfort in the company of a cow and her owner
The invasion by Katherine Applegate( Book )

36 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake, an average suburban kid, is confronted one night by a creature from space who teaches him how to morph into the forms of other creatures. This fantastic, unpredictable, edge-of-your-seat series can best be described as an "X-Files" for kids--plus a whole lot more! Jake, Rachel, Cassie, Tobias, and Marco are the Animorphs--five kids who can change into any animal they touch. The bottom of each page is animated with "flip-book" images, so as kids flip pages, drawings of each character "morph" into animals
Crenshaw by Katherine Applegate( Book )

14 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 1,910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A story about a homeless boy and his imaginary friend that proves in unexpected ways that friends matter, whether real or imaginary"--
The encounter by Katherine Applegate( Book )

22 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tobias stayed in his morph for too long and is now a hawk forever. Can he and his friends still save the human race?
The visitor by Katherine Applegate( Book )

26 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rachel's friend Melissa is acting very strange. Could Melissa be one of "them?" Rachel plans to enter her friend's house as a cat to unlock the secret from within
The message by Katherine Applegate( Book )

27 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cassie believes her strange dreams are just a side effect of having been given the alien power to morph into an animal, but when she learns that Tobias has been having the same dreams about the ocean, they realize someone is issuing a call for help
The predator by Katherine Applegate( Book )

32 editions published between 1196 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marco has never wanted to be an Animorph but the Yeerks are about to do something that will change his mind
The capture by Katherine Applegate( Book )

27 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It was really bad when Jake found out his older brother was one of them. It was even worse when Tobias stayed in his morph too long. But nothing compares to the horror the Animorphs are about to face
Ivan : the remarkable true story of the shopping mall gorilla by Katherine Applegate( Book )

11 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 1,553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The true story of Ivan, known as the Shopping Mall Gorilla, who lived alone in a small cage for almost 30 years before being relocated to the gorilla habitat at ZooAtlanta."--
The stranger by Katherine Applegate( Book )

26 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rachel and the other Animorphs have finally found the new entrance to the Yeerk pool and have figured out how to sneak in. But things get complicated, particularly when they get a chance to decide if they want to stay on Earth or go to another planet
The mutation by Katherine Applegate( Book )

20 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and French and held by 1,412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morphing into killer whales, the Animorphs discover a whole new world where humans with gills exist in the deep waters below
Eve & Adam by Michael Grant( Book )

15 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While recuperating after a car accident in Spiker Biotech's lush San Francisco facilities, sixteen-year-old Evening Spiker meets Solo Plissken, a very attractive, if off-putting boy her age who spent his life at Spiker Biotech. Like Evening, he's never questioned anything ... until now. Solo drops hints to Evening that something isn't right, and Evening's mother may be behind it. Evening puts this out of her mind and begins her summer internship project: to simulate the creation of the perfect boy. With the help of Solo, Evening uncovers secrets so big they could change the world completely
Never glue your friends to chairs by Katherine Applegate( Book )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 1,310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the first-graders' bee antennae would not stay on their heads and the drummers would not stay in their seats for the open house play, Roscoe decides to help by using the "don't-you-dare" glue
The one and only Ivan by Katherine Applegate( Recording )

18 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and held by 1,246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ivan is an easygoing gorilla. Living at the Exit 8 Big Top Mall and Video Arcade, he has grown accustomed to humans watching him through the glass walls of his domain. He rarely misses his life in the jungle. In fact, he hardly ever thinks about it at all. Then he meets Ruby, a baby elephant taken from her family, and she makes Ivan see their home-and his own art-through new eyes. When Ruby arrives, change comes with her, and it's up to Ivan to make it a change for the better
The reaction by Katherine Applegate( Book )

15 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and French and held by 1,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rachael's got some pretty strange stuff happening. She can't control her morphing. What's going on? No one's sure, but Rachael and the Animorphs have to figure it out-quickly
The alien by Katherine Applegate( Book )

26 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What would you do if you were the only alien trapped on a strange planet? Probably freak out, right? But as an Andalite warrior-cadet, Ax has to be pretty cool about stuff like that."--Back cover
The android by Katherine Applegate( Book )

24 editions published between 1979 and 2000 in 9 languages and held by 1,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Finding an ally in the android Erek King, the Animorphs come to appreciate his nonviolent nature and seek to collect the vital information he has before they lose their fight against the evil Yeerks
The secret by Katherine Applegate( Book )

18 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 1,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cassie, Marco, Jake, Rachel, Tobias, and Ax try to stop a bogus logging camp in an attempt to keep Visser Three from finding the Animorphs
The Hork-Bajir Chronicles by Katherine Applegate( Book )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 1,182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aldrea, a young member of the outpost the Andalite race has placed on the planet of the Hork-Bajir, must help her native friend Dak when the ruthless, parasitic Yeerks try to enslave his people
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Home of the brave
Alternative Names

controlled identityArcher, C., 1956-

controlled identityBenning, Elizabeth, 1956-

controlled identityKendall, Katherine, 1956-

controlled identityMorris, Kimberly

Applegate K.A.

Applegate, K. A. 1956-

Applegate, K.A. (Katherine Alice)

Applegate, K. A. (Katherine Alice), 1956-

Applegate, Katherine

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Applegate, Katherine Alice

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Archer, C.

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Benning, Elizabeth

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Johansson, Alice Nicole

K. A. Applegate Amerikaans schrijfster

K.A. Applegate amerikansk författare

K. A. Applegate amerikansk skribent

K・A・アップルゲイト アメリカ合衆国の作家

Katherine Alice Applegate écrivain américaine

Katherine Alice Applegate scrittrice statunitense

Katherine Alice Applegate US-amerikanische Science-Fiction-Autorin

Kendall, Katherine

Kendall, Katherine 1956-

Kenneth, Jan

Kincaid, Beth

Levi, Jan Heller

Morris, Kimberly

Morris Kimberly 1956-....

Pascal, Fancine

Plumb, A. R.

Rice, Bebe Faas

Stevens, Nicholas

Stewart, Melanie

Suzanne, Jamie

Young, Alida E.

Young Alida E. 1956-....

Эпплгейт, Кэтрин

אפלגיט, ק. א.

אפלגייט, ק.א

ק.א. אפלגייט

کی. ای. اپلگیت نویسنده آمریکایی

क्याथरिन एन एप्पलगेट

애플게이트, 캐서린

アップルゲイト, K. A.

English (297)

French (68)

Spanish (33)

German (7)

Italian (5)

Chinese (3)

Catalan (3)

Hebrew (1)

Dutch (1)

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