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Van Draanen, Wendelin

Overview
Works: 230 works in 1,069 publications in 15 languages and 64,940 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery fiction  Spy fiction  Novels  Young adult works  Drama  Romantic comedy films  Film adaptations  Coming-of-age films 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Conceptor
Classifications: PZ7.V2857, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Wendelin Van Draanen
Secret identity by Wendelin Van Draanen( Book )

21 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and Arabic and held by 3,942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifth-grader Nolan Byrd, tired of being called names by the class bully, has a secret identity--Shredderman!
Flipped by Wendelin Van Draanen( Book )

56 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 3,734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In alternating chapters, two teenagers describe how their feelings about themselves, each other, and their families have changed over the years
Enemy spy by Wendelin Van Draanen( Book )

16 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 3,733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Nolan witnesses a serious crime, he realizes he may not be able to hide behind his Shredderman identity this time
Meet The Gecko by Wendelin Van Draanen( Book )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 3,387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nolan Byrd, alias Shredderman, sets out to help the young star of his favorite television show expose a slanderous reporter
Attack of the tagger by Wendelin Van Draanen( Book )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 3,373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Someone is spray-painting graffiti all over Cedar Valley and it is up to fifth-grader Nolan Byrd, also known as Shredderman, to expose the vandal
The running dream by Wendelin Van Draanen( Book )

15 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in English and Vietnamese and held by 2,869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a school bus accident leaves sixteen-year-old Jessica an amputee, she returns to school with a prosthetic limb and her track team finds a wonderful way to help rekindle her dream of running again
Sammy Keyes and the hotel thief by Wendelin Van Draanen( Book )

32 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 2,381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old Sammy's penchant for speaking her mind gets her in trouble when she involves herself in the investigation of a robbery at the "seedy" hotel across the street from the seniors' building where she is living with her grandmother
Sammy Keyes and the skeleton man by Wendelin Van Draanen( Book )

28 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 1,740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Halloween night, seventh grader Sammy stumbles onto a mystery involving a twenty-year-old family feud and some heirlooms stolen by a man in a skeleton costume
Sammy Keyes and the Sisters of Mercy by Wendelin Van Draanen( Book )

28 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sammy continues to make life with her grandmother interesting as she tries to discover who is stealing from St. Mary's church, befriends a homeless girl, and plays in a softball tournament against a bitter rival
Swear to howdy by Wendelin Van Draanen( Book )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and French and held by 1,628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two thirteen-year-old boys share neighborhood adventures, complaints about their older sisters, family secrets, and even guilt that bind them together in a special friendship
Sammy Keyes and the Hollywood mummy by Wendelin Van Draanen( Book )

17 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 1,594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Hollywood actress, who had been competing with Sammy's mother for an important role, is murdered, but thirteen-year-old Sammy and her friend Marissa are on the case
Sammy Keyes and the curse of Moustache Mary by Wendelin Van Draanen( Book )

27 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While celebrating the New Year with a friend, Sammy encounters a mystery involving an elderly neighbor, a pioneer cabin, and a century-old family feud
Sammy Keyes and the art of deception by Wendelin Van Draanen( Book )

22 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 1,477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seventh-grade sleuth Sammy Keyes investigates mysterious happenings at a local art gallery
Sammy Keyes and the runaway elf by Wendelin Van Draanen( Book )

28 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a dog she is watching disappears from a city parade and the owner receives a ransom note, thirteen-year-old Sammy must use her detective skills to solve the mystery
Sammy Keyes and the search for Snake Eyes by Wendelin Van Draanen( Book )

19 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 1,416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When thirteen-year-old Sammy finds herself with an abandoned baby on her hands, she sets out to find the young mother, who may belong to a gang, and accidentally jeopardizes her position on the softball team
Runaway by Wendelin Van Draanen( Book )

18 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After running away from her fifth foster home, Holly, a twelve-year-old orphan, travels across the country, keeping a journal of her experiences and struggle to survive
Sammy Keyes and the psycho Kitty Queen by Wendelin Van Draanen( Book )

14 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 1,334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When cats begin to mysteriously disappear in Santa Martina, thirteen-year-old friends Sammy and Holly start snooping around town to find out what is happening
Sammy Keyes and the dead giveaway by Wendelin Van Draanen( Book )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 1,323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While investigating why someone is trying to force people from their homes to expand a recreation center, Sammy is distracted by the lies she must tell to cover an accident she caused, but which was blamed on her nemesis, Heather
Sammy Keyes and the wild things by Wendelin Van Draanen( Book )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on her first hiking and camping trip, thirteen-year-old Sammy tries to solve a mystery involving endangered condors while avoiding scorpions, ticks, and embarrassment
Sammy Keyes and the cold hard cash by Wendelin Van Draanen( Book )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 1,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old Sammy meets a mysterious man who dies of a heart attack after telling her to get rid of the large amount of money he is carrying, leading her to investigate who the man was and how he came to be carrying so much cash
 
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Secret identity
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FlippedEnemy spyMeet The GeckoAttack of the taggerThe running dreamSammy Keyes and the hotel thiefSammy Keyes and the skeleton manSammy Keyes and the Sisters of Mercy
Alternative Names
Draanen Parsons, Wendelin Van.

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Parsons, Wendelin Van Draanen.

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Van Draanen, Wendelin, 1965-

VanDraanen, Wendelin.

VanDraanen, Wendelin 1965-

Wendelin Van Draanen American writer

Wendelin Van Draanen Amerikaans schrijfster

Wendelin Van Draanen auteur d'ouvrages pour la jeunesse et les adolescents

Wendelin Van Draanen escriptora estatunidenca

Wendelin Van Draanen escritora estadounidense

Wendelin Van Draanen yhdysvaltalainen kirjailija

Вэнделин ван Драанен

ון דראנן, ונדלין

드라넨, 벤델린 반 1965-

드라닌, 웬들린 밴 1965-

반 드라넨, 벤델린 1965-

밴 드라닌, 웬들린 1965-

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