WorldCat Identities

Anderson, Laurie Halse

Overview
Works: 161 works in 757 publications in 15 languages and 68,020 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Young adult works  Historical fiction  Psychological fiction  Interviews  Drama  Bildungsromans 
Roles: Author, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PZ7.A54385, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Laurie Halse Anderson
Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )
76 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 12 languages and held by 6,200 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 )
30 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,397 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 )
35 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 4,932 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 )
34 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,881 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 )
18 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 3,538 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 )
17 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 3,203 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
Catalyst by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )
22 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 2,797 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
Forge by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 2,292 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
Thank you, Sarah : the woman who saved Thanksgiving by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 2,272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Relates how Sarah Hale, a magazine editor and author, persuaded President Lincoln to transform Thanksgiving Day into a national holiday. One track of sound disc has page-turn signals
The impossible knife of memory by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )
16 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 2,066 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"--
Fight for life by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )
19 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,939 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 )
22 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 1,782 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. Some violence
Homeless by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )
20 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,697 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 )
20 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,386 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 )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,367 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 )
18 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a hurricane hits her town, Suniata 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 1,304 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
Manatee blues by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )
14 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 1,291 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
Teacher's pet by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,186 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
Time to fly by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 1,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Just when Zoe is starting to feel at home in Ambler, Pennsylvania, living with her veterinarian grandmother and learning about a flock of wild parrots, her actress mother arrives to take her to a new home in Los Angeles
 
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Alternative Names
Anderson , L. H.
Andersone, Lorija Holsa 1961-
Halse Anderson, Laurie
Halse-Anderson, Laurie 1961-
Holsa Andersone, Lorija 1961-
אנדרסון, לורי האלס 1961-
אנדרסון, לורי הלס 1961-
הלס אנדרסון, לורי 1961-
アンダーソン, ローリー・ハルツ
Languages
English (364)
Spanish (15)
Japanese (11)
French (8)
Chinese (8)
Italian (6)
German (5)
Dutch (5)
Slovenian (3)
Korean (2)
Thai (2)
Vietnamese (1)
Hungarian (1)
Danish (1)
Finnish (1)
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