WorldCat Identities

Anderson, Laurie Halse

Overview
Works: 184 works in 782 publications in 18 languages and 67,646 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Young adult works  Children's audiobooks  Historical fiction  Psychological fiction  Interviews  Bildungsromans  Drama 
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 )

90 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 16 languages and held by 6,227 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 )

29 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,368 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 )

44 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 4,581 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 )

33 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 3,782 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 )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 3,310 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 )

16 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and Hebrew and held by 2,913 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 )

19 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 2,560 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
The impossible knife of memory by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )

13 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 2,371 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 )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 2,328 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 )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 2,263 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 )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,761 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 1,693 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 )

18 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,521 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 1,328 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 )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,303 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
Turkey pox by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 1,284 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 )

18 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,231 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 )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,119 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
No time for Mother's Day by Laurie Halse Anderson( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 1,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although it takes her some time, Charity thinks of the perfect Mother's Day gift for her busy mother
 
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Alternative Names
Anderson , L. H.

Andersone, Lorija Holsa 1961-

Halse Anderson, Laurie

Halse-Anderson, Laurie 1961-

Halse, Laurie Beth 1961-

Holsa Andersone, Lorija 1961-

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Laurie Halse Anderson amerikansk skribent

Laurie Halse Anderson amerykańska pisarka

Laurie Halse Anderson crivain amricaine

Laurie Halse Anderson scrittrice statunitense

Лори Холс Андерсон

אנדרסון, לורי האלס 1961-

אנדרסון, לורי הלס 1961-

האלס אנדרסון, לורי 1961-

הלס אנדרסון, לורי 1961-

アンダーソン, ローリー・ハルツ

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ChainsWintergirlsFever, 1793PromTwistedCatalystForgeThank you, Sarah : the woman who saved Thanksgiving