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Ruth, Greg

Works: 119 works in 266 publications in 4 languages and 11,387 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Picture books  History  Graphic novels  Detective and mystery fiction  Comic books, strips, etc  Science fiction  Short stories  Fantasy comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Contributor, Artist
Classifications: PZ7.P915, E
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Greg Ruth
Most widely held works by Greg Ruth
City of orphans by Avi( Book )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plot twists, big accusations, and plenty of shifty, crooked characters fill the pages of this harrowing adventure from Newbery Medalist Avi. The streets of 1893 New York are crowded and filthy. For thirteen-year-old newsboy Maks Geless, they are also dangerous. Bruno, leader of the awful Plug Ugly Gang, has set his sights on Maks and orders his boys to track him down. Suddenly Maks finds himself on the run, doing all he can to evade the gang, with only his new friend Willa by his side. And that?s just the start of Mak?s troubles. His sister, Emma, has been arrested and imprisoned for stealing a watch from the glamorous new Waldorf Hotel. Maks knows she didn?t do it?but will he be able to prove it in time? This is a riveting, quickly paced adventure set against a backdrop alive with the sights and sounds of tenement New York
A pirate's guide to first grade by James Preller( Book )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young pirate and his crew embark on a grand adventure when they board the bus for the first day of first grade
Other worlds by Greg Ruth( Book )

12 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of original science fiction and fantasy stories
Red kite, blue kite by Ji-li Jiang( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Tai Shan and his father, Baba, are separated during China's Cultural Revolution, they are able to stay close by greeting one another every day with flying kites until Baba, like the kites, is free. Includes historical note
Coming home by Greg Ruth( Book )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the emotions of a young boy as he waits at an airport for a family member to return home from serving in the military
The lost boy by Greg Ruth( Book )

7 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Nate finds a tape recorder and note addressed to him in his new home, he is thrust into a dark mystery about a boy who went missing long ago, and must team with local girl Tabitha to uncover the truth
Indeh : a story of the Apache wars by Ethan Hawke( Book )

8 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 1872. The place, the Apache nations, a region torn apart by decades of war. The people, like Goyahkla, lose his family and everything he loves. After having a vision, the young Goyahkla approaches the Apache leader Cochise, and the entire Apache nation, to lead an attack against the Mexican village of Azripe. It is this wild display of courage that transforms the young brave Goyakhla into the Native American hero Geronimo. But the war wages on. As they battle their enemies, lose loved ones, and desperately cling on to their land and culture, they would utter, "Indeh," or "the dead." When it looks like lasting peace has been reached, it seems like the war is over. Or is it?
Rolling Thunder by Kate Messner( Book )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Told in rhyming text, a boy accompanies his grandfather on the Rolling Thunder Ride for Freedom, a demonstration in Washington, DC, on Memorial Day that pays tribute to American veterans
The wild by Christopher Golden( Book )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seventeen-year-old Jack London makes the arduous journey to the Yukon's gold fields in 1893, becoming increasingly uneasy about supernatural forces in the wilderness that seem to have taken a special interest in him
A pirate's guide to recess by James Preller( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's time for recess, and the schoolyard is teeming with young pirates ready for action
The haunting of Charles Dickens by Lewis Buzbee( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-old Meg travels the rooftops and streets of 1862 London, England, in search of her missing brother, Orion, accompanied by a family friend, the famed author Charles Dickens, whose quest is to find his next novel
The sea wolves by Christopher Golden( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighteen-year-old Jack London is captured returning from the Yukon and taken aboard a pirate ship where the captain, the crew, and their navigator all have dark secrets
Old Turtle : questions of the heart by Douglas Wood( Book )

4 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the people have deep questions about life, death, and how to find happiness, they journey to find Old Turtle, and she answers their questions with wisdom and love
Our enduring spirit : President Barack Obama's first words to America by Barack Obama( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated edition of President Barack Obama's inaugural address includes the address in its entirety
Freaks of the heartland by Steve Niles( Book )

22 editions published between 2004 and 2021 in 5 languages and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trevor's monstrous little brother lives in the barn behind the house. The boy's only six years old, but he towers over his older brother, and possesses incredible strength. For years, Trevor has looked after his baby brother, keeping him from the light, but now that's all about to change. His family's secret is about to be revealed, uncovering the horrible truth of the small midwestern town the boys have grown up in. Collected in a deluxe hardcover edition and sized at a generous 9" x 12", Freaks of the Heartland has now been redesigned to perfectly display Ruth's stunning artwork
Conan by Kurt Busiek( )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writer Kurt Busiek and artist Greg Ruth team up to give you the story of Conan's early life, from his birth on a Cimmerian battlefield to his coming-of-age as a warrior in the pivotal Battle of Venarium. Sewing the seeds of the Barbarian's momentous career, this chronicle of Conan's youthful conquests--both martial and carnal--also showcases master storytellers Busiek and Ruth's work at its finest
Goosebumps graphix( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Graphix presents R.L. Stine's lightweight horror series, Goosebumps, in graphic novel format
Alabaster by Caitlín R Kiernan( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For nearly as long as she can remember, Dancy Flammarion has fought monsters, cutting a bloody swath through the demons and dark things of the world, aimed like a weapon by forces beyond her control or questioning. But now, for the first time, Dancy finds herself alone--and the wolves are closing in
Fables : the deluxe edition, book fourteen by Bill Willingham( Book )

5 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Rose Red, as the human avatar of Hope, is inspired to gather her own knights and re-form the Round Table right on the Fables' farm. Who will be her new recruits? As she tries to pull everyone together, a certain dead man has left his remains on the coroner's table. A new era begins as knights arrive from every corner of countless worlds--but is Snow White destined to bring it all crashing down?"--
Merge : Disciple by Walter Mosley( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"MERGE Raleigh Redman loved Nicci Charbon until she left him heartbroken. Then he hit the lotto for $26 million, quit his minimum wage job and set his sights on one goal: reading the entire collection of lectures in the Popular Educator Library, the only thing his father left behind after he died. As Raleigh is trudging through the eighth volume, he notices something in his apartment that at first seems ordinary but quickly reveals itself to be from a world very different from our own. This entity shows Raleigh joy beyond the comforts of $26 million dollars ... and merges our world with those that live beyond. DISCIPLE Hogarth "Trent" Tryman is a forty-two year old man working a dead-end data entry job. Though he lives alone and has no real friends besides his mother, he's grown quite content in his quiet life, burning away time with television, the internet, and video games. That all changes the night he receives a bizarre instant message on his computer from a man who calls himself Bron. At first he thinks it's a joke, but in just a matter of days Hogarth Tryman goes from a data entry clerk to the head of a corporation. His fate is now in very powerful hands as he realizes he has become a pawn in a much larger game with unimaginable stakes--a battle that threatens the prime life force on Earth."--
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City of orphans
A pirate's guide to first gradeThe wildThe haunting of Charles DickensOur enduring spirit : President Barack Obama's first words to AmericaFreaks of the heartlandConanGoosebumps graphix
Alternative Names
루스, 그레그 1970-

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