WorldCat Identities

Anderson, Laurie Halse

Overview
Works: 294 works in 1,315 publications in 22 languages and 73,363 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Young adult works  Historical fiction  Novels  Bildungsromans  Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Children's audiobooks 
Roles: Author, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Laurie Halse Anderson
Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )

123 editions published between 1999 and 2019 in 19 languages and held by 7,815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A traumatic event near the end of the summer has a devastating effect on Melinda's freshman year in high school
Chains by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )

37 editions published between 2007 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their owner dies at the start of the Revolution, Isabel and her younger sister are sold to Loyalists in New York, where Isabel is offered the chance to spy for the Patriots
Wintergirls by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )

78 editions published between 2009 and 2018 in 12 languages and held by 5,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighteen-year-old Lia comes to terms with her best friend's death from anorexia as she struggles with the same disorder
Fever, 1793 by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )

47 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 3,909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1793 Philadelphia, sixteen-year-old Matilda Cook, separated from her sick mother, learns about perseverance and self-reliance when she is forced to cope with the horrors of a yellow fever epidemic. Includes discussion questions and related activities
Prom by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )

26 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 3,273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighteen-year-old Ash wants nothing to do with senior prom, but when disaster strikes and her desperate friend, Nat, needs her help to get it back on track, Ash's involvement transforms her life
Twisted by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )

29 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and Hebrew and held by 2,991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After finally getting noticed by someone other than school bullies and his ever-angry father, seventeen-year-old Tyler enjoys his tough new reputation and the attentions of a popular girl, but when life starts to go bad again, he must choose between transforming himself or giving in to his destructive thoughts
The impossible knife of memory by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )

34 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hayley Kincaid and her father move back to their hometown to try a 'normal' life, but the horrors he saw in the war threaten to destroy their lives."
Forge by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )

20 editions published between 2010 and 2018 in English and held by 2,613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Separated from his friend Isabel after their daring escape from slavery, fifteen-year-old Curzon serves as a free man in the Continental Army at Valley Forge until he and Isabel are thrown together again, as slaves once more
Catalyst by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )

27 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 2,499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighteen-year-old Kate, who sometimes chafes at being a preacher's daughter, finds herself losing control in her senior year as she faces difficult neighbors, the possibility that she may not be accepted by the college of her choice, and an unexpected death
Thank you, Sarah : the woman who saved Thanksgiving by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 2,304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates how Sarah Hale, a magazine editor and author, persuaded President Lincoln to transform Thanksgiving Day into a national holiday
Fight for life by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )

28 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of her veterinarian grandmother and the other volunteers at the Wild at Heart Animal Clinic, eleven-year-old Maggie rescues sick puppies from an illegal puppy mill
Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson( Recording )

44 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 1,652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A traumatic event near the end of the summer has a devastating effect on Melinda's freshman year in high school. Melinda Sordino busted an end-of-summer party by calling the cops. Now her old friends won't talk to her, and people she doesn't even know hate her from a distance. The safest place to be is alone, inside her own head. But even that's not safe. Because there's something she's trying not to think about, something about the night of the party that, if she let it in, would blow her carefully constructed disguise to smithereens. And then she would have to speak the truth.-Back cover
Ashes by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )

14 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and held by 1,631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As the Revolutionary War rages on, Isabel and Curzon are reported as runaways, and the awful Bellingham is determined to track them down. With purpose and faith, Isabel and Curzon march on, fiercely determined to find Isabel's little sister Ruth, who is enslaved in a Southern state"--
Homeless by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )

25 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sunita and her fellow volunteers at the Wild at Heart veterinary clinic become involved in efforts to save a bunch of feral and abandoned cats with the help of Dr. Mac
The Trickster by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )

23 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in English and French and held by 1,277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When he and the other volunteers at Dr. Mac's veterinary clinic go to help out at Quinn's Stables, David makes several serious mistakes and must prove he can be trusted before Mr. Quinn will let him even be around the spirited horse that David wants to ride
Say good-bye by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )

19 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seeing Jane's dog, Yum-Yum, help cheer up children in a cancer ward makes Zoe think about having her puppy, Sneakers, trained to do therapy, too, especially when Yum-Yum becomes very ill
Manatee blues by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )

19 editions published between 2000 and 2018 in English and French and held by 1,216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brenna, Maggie, and Zoe go to Florida to visit a manatee rescue center, where they learn about these endangered marine mammals
Storm rescue by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )

20 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a hurricane hits her town, Sunita must face her fears in order to help a stranded cat
Turkey pox by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 1,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charity has chicken pox, there's a terrible snowstorm outside, and it looks like the Chatfields will have to spend Thanksgiving without Nana and her wonderful roast turkey, stuffing, and cranberries
Teacher's pet by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )

18 editions published between 2000 and 2018 in English and French and held by 1,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adjusting to middle school becomes easier for twelve-year-old Maggie when she finds that her biology teacher, who is blind, can learn a few things from her about working with his guide dog
 
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Alternative Names
Anderson , L. H.

Andersone, Lorija Holsa 1961-

Halse, Anderson Laurie.

Halse-Anderson, Laurie 1961-

Halse, Laurie Beth.

Halse, Laurie Beth 1961-

Holsa Andersone, Lorija 1961-

Laurie alde Anderson American children's writer

Laurie Halse Anderson Amerikaans schrijfster

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Laurie Halse Anderson scrittrice statunitense

Андерсон, Лори Халсе

Андерсон, Лори Холс

Лори Холс Андерсон

אנדרסון, לורי האלס 1961-

אנדרסון, לורי הלס 1961-

האלס אנדרסון, לורי 1961-

הלס אנדרסון, לורי 1961-

لاوری هالس اندرسن نویسنده آمریکایی

앤더슨, 로리 할스 1961-

앤더슨, 로리 홀스 1961-

앤드슨, 로리 할츠 1961-

アンダーソン, ローリー・ハルツ

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