WorldCat Identities

Creech, Sharon

Works: 123 works in 1,062 publications in 21 languages and 69,866 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Poetry  Cookbooks  Novels in verse  Young adult works  Children's audiobooks  Diary fiction  Sea stories  Picture books 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.C8615, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Sharon Creech
Walk two moons by Sharon Creech( Book )

116 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 18 languages and held by 6,808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newbery Medal Award Winner 1995
The Wanderer by Sharon Creech( Book )

68 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 4,649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old Sophie and her cousin Cody record their transatlantic crossing aboard the Wanderer, a forty-five-foot sailboat, which, along with uncles and another cousin, is en route to visit their grandfather in England
Heartbeat by Sharon Creech( Book )

27 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 4,502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelveyearold Annie ponders the many rhythms of life the year that her mother becomes pregnant, her grandfather begins faltering, and her best friend (and running partner) becomes distant
Love that dog by Sharon Creech( Book )

54 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 4,468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Publisher: "I guess it does look like a poem when you see it typed up like that." Jack hates poetry. Only girls write it and every time he tries to, his brain feels empty. But his teacher, Ms. Stretchberry, won't stop giving her class poetry assignments-and Jack can't avoid them. But then something amazing happens. The more he writes, the more he learns he does have something to say. With a fresh and deceptively simple style, acclaimed author Sharon Creech tells a story with enormous heart. Written as a series of free-verse poems from Jack's point of view, Love That Dog shows how one boy finds his own voice with the help of a teacher, a writer, a pencil, some yellow paper, and of course, a dog
Ruby Holler by Sharon Creech( Book )

58 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 4,296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tiller and Sairy live a quiet life in Ruby Holler; their children have long since left home and things are peaceful. But when they decide to adopt two children from the local orphanage to take on a giant adventure, they form an unlikely foursome. And Tiller and Sairy have to deal with some pretty unconventional behaviour on the part of the children, who don't believe they could ever be 'wanted'
The unfinished angel by Sharon Creech( Book )

22 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 3,424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a tiny village in the Swiss Alps, an angel meets an American girl named Zola who has come with her father to open a school, and together Zola and the angel rescue a group of homeless orphans, who gradually change everything
Granny Torrelli makes soup by Sharon Creech( Book )

31 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of her wise old grandmother, twelve-year-old Rosie manages to work out some problems in her relationship with her best friend, Bailey, the boy next door
Chasing Redbird by Sharon Creech( Book )

39 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 3,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old Zinnia Taylor uncovers family secrets and self truths while clearing a mysterious settler trail that begins on her family's farm in Kentucky
Absolutely normal chaos by Sharon Creech( Book )

44 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old Mary Lou grows up considerably during the summer while learning about romance, homesickness, death, and her cousin's search for his biological father
Bloomability by Sharon Creech( Book )

36 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her aunt and uncle take her from New Mexico to Lugano, Switzerland, to attend an international school, thirteen-year-old Dinnie discovers an expanding world and her place within it
Replay : a new book by Sharon Creech( Book )

22 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 2,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While preparing for a role in the school play, twelve-year-old Leo finds an autobiography that his father wrote as a teenager and ponders the ways people change as they grow up. Includes the text for the play, "Rumpopo's Porch."
A fine, fine school by Sharon Creech( Book )

19 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 2,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a principal loves his school so much that he wants the children to attend classes every day of the year, it is up to his students to show him free time is a good thing, too
Hate that cat by Sharon Creech( Book )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and Dutch and held by 2,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack is studying poetry again in school, and he continues to write poems reflecting his understanding of famous poems and how they relate to his life
Walk two moons by Sharon Creech( Recording )

56 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 1,988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After her mother leaves home suddenly, thirteen-year-old Sal and her grandparents take a car trip retracing her mother's route. Along the way, Sal recounts the story of her friend Phoebe, whose mother also left
The Castle Corona by Sharon Creech( Book )

16 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two orphaned peasant children discover a mysterious pouch, the contents of which lead them to the majestic Castle Corona, where their lives may be transformed forever
The great unexpected by Sharon Creech( Book )

14 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the little town of Blackbird Tree live two orphan girls: one Naomi Deane, brimming with curiosity, and her best friend, Lizzie Scatterding, who could talk the ears off a cornfield. Naomi has a knack for being around when trouble happens. For she knows all the peculiar people in town--like Crazy Cora and Witch Wiggins and Mr. Farley. But then, one day, a boy drops out of a tree. The strangely charming Finn boy. Then the Dingle Dangle man appears, asking all kinds of questions. Curious surprises are revealed--three locked trunks, a pair of rooks, a crooked bridge, and that boy. Soon Naomi and Lizzie find themselves zooming toward a future neither could ever have imagined. Meanwhile, on a grand estate across the ocean, an old lady whose heart has been deceived concocts a plan. . ."--Publisher
The boy on the porch by Sharon Creech( Book )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"One day a young couple wakes to find a boy asleep on their porch. Unable to speak, the boy cannot explain his history. What kind of people would leave their child with strangers? All John and Marta know is that they have been chosen to care for this boy. As their connection to him grows, they embrace his exuberant spirit and talents. The three of them blossom into an unlikely family, but how long can their happiness last?"--Dust jacket flap
Pleasing the ghost by Sharon Creech( Book )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 1,435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nine-year-old Dennis, whose uncle and father died within a year of one another, is visited by the ghost of his uncle, and together they settle some unfinished business
Fishing in the air by Sharon Creech( Book )

17 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 1,288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy and his father go on a fishing trip and discover the power of imagination
Moo by Sharon Creech( Book )

9 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 1,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Reena, her little brother, Luke, and their parents first move to Maine, Reena doesn't know what to expect. She's ready for beaches, blueberries, and all the lobster she can eat. Instead, her parents "volunteer" Reena and Luke to work for an eccentric neighbor named Mrs. Falala, who has a pig named Paulie, a cat named China, a snake named Edna -- and that stubborn cow, Zora
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Walk two moons
Alternative Names
Creechová, Sharon 1945-

Keliqi 1945-

Kirič, Šaron 1945-

Ḳrits', Sharon

Rigg, Sharon 1945-

Sharon Creech Amerikaans schrijfster

Sharon Creech amerikansk författare

Sharon Creech amerikansk forfatter

Sharon Creech amerikansk skribent

Sharon Creech amerykańska autorka literatury dziecięcej

Sharon Creech auteur de livres pour enfants, vit en Angleterre

Sharon Creech US-amerikanische Schriftstellerin, Dramatikerin und Lyrikerin

קריץ׳, שרון

크리치, 샤론 1945-

クリーチ, シャロン


克里奇 1945-


The WandererHeartbeatLove that dogRuby HollerThe unfinished angelGranny Torrelli makes soupChasing RedbirdAbsolutely normal chaos