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Anderson, Laurie Halse

Overview
Works: 336 works in 1,543 publications in 22 languages and 74,949 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  History  Historical fiction  Spy fiction  Bildungsromans  Poetry  Novels  Autobiographies 
Roles: Author, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Narrator, Contributor
Classifications: GT4975, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Laurie Halse Anderson
Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )

159 editions published between 1999 and 2019 in 19 languages and held by 8,285 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 )

38 editions published between 2008 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,275 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 )

85 editions published between 2009 and 2019 in 12 languages and held by 4,875 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 )

56 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 3,923 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
Prom by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )

28 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 3,146 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 )

32 editions published between 2007 and 2019 in English and Hebrew and held by 2,914 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 )

37 editions published between 2014 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 2,911 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 )

27 editions published between 2010 and 2018 in English and held by 2,645 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 )

29 editions published between 2002 and 2019 in English and Italian and held by 2,398 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 )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 2,286 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 )

32 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,707 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
Ashes by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )

15 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and held by 1,707 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"--
Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson( Recording )

53 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in English and held by 1,634 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
Homeless by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )

26 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,492 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 1,262 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
Manatee blues by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )

21 editions published between 2000 and 2018 in English and French and held by 1,194 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
Say good-bye by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )

15 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,184 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
Storm rescue by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )

21 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,162 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 1,128 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
Independent dames : what you never knew about the women and girls of the American Revolution by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Listen up! You've all heard about the great men who led and fought during the American Revolution; but did you know that the guys only make up part of the story? What about the women? The girls? The dames? Didn't they play a part? Of course they did, and with page after page of superbly researched information and thoughtfully detailed illustrations, acclaimed novelist and picture-book author Laurie Halse Anderson and charismatic illustrator Matt Faulkner prove the case in this entertaining, informative, and long overdue homage to those independent dames!
 
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ChainsWintergirlsFever, 1793PromTwistedForgeCatalystThank you, Sarah : the woman who saved Thanksgiving
Alternative Names
Anderson , L. H.

Anderson, Laurie Halse, 1961-

Andersone, Lorija Holsa 1961-

Andersonová, Laurie Halsová, 1961-

Halse, Anderson Laurie.

Halse-Anderson, Laurie 1961-

Halse, Laurie Beth.

Halse, Laurie Beth 1961-

Halsová Andersonová, Laurie, 1961-

Holsa Andersone, Lorija 1961-

Laurie alde Anderson scríbhneoir Meiriceánach

Laurie Halse Anderson American children's writer

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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

لورى هالس اندرسون

لوري هالس أندرسون كاتبة للأطفال أمريكية

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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