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Davis, Elaina Erika

Overview
Works: 18 works in 85 publications in 1 language and 6,031 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Suspense fiction  Domestic fiction  Historical fiction  Young adult works  Horror tales  Drama  Bildungsromans 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Actor
Classifications: PS3566.A822, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Elaina Erika Davis
Now you see her by James Patterson( Recording )
14 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,998 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eighteen years ago, a terrible event forced Nina to leave her life in Florida behind and assume a new identity. Now a successful attorney in New York, Nina takes on a case that has unmistakable ties to her old life. To destroy old demons, she must return to Florida and confront her past
Kira-kira by Cynthia Kadohata( Recording )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the close friendship between two Japanese-American sisters growing up in rural Georgia during the late 1950s and early 1960s, and the despair when one sister becomes terminally ill. kira-kira (kee' ra kee' ra): glittering; shining Glittering. That's how Katie Takeshima's sister, Lynn, makes everything seem. The sky is kira-kira because its color is deep but see-through at the same time. The sea is kira-kira for the same reason. And so are people's eyes. When Katie and her family move from a Japanese community in Iowa to the Deep South of Georgia, it's Lynn who explains to her why people stop them on the street to stare. And it's Lynn who, with her special way of viewing the world, teaches Katie to look beyond tomorrow. But when Lynn becomes desperately ill, and the whole family begins to fall apart, it is up to Katie to find a way to remind them all that there is always something glittering -- kira-kira -- in the future
Memoirs of a geisha by Arthur Golden( Recording )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a young girl's transformation into a geisha. But as World War II erupts and the geisha houses are forced to close, Sayuri must reinvent herself all over again to find a rare kind of freedom on her own terms
In a class by itself by Sandra Brown( Recording )
14 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dani Quinn had left Logan Webster abruptly years ago, with no opportunity to tell him the truth. She went to her high school reunion reluctantly, dreading a meeting with him. Logan is a rich man now, so when Dani told him of her work in a charitable organization that raises funds for mentally and physically challenged children, he suggested a donation of one of his properties. Unfortunately, the donation came with a shocking proposal. Not wanting to cause him more pain, Dani agreed to his unconventional terms, but she is once again forced to leave him to go where even he cannot follow
The rope walk a novel by Carrie Brown( Recording )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At her tenth birthday party in the garden of her Vermont village home, Alice meets two people unlike any she's known before: Theo is a mixed-race New York City kid visiting his white grandparents for the summer; Kenneth is a cosmopolitan artist with AIDS who has come home to convalesce. Alice and Theo form an instant bond and almost as quickly find themselves drawn into the orbit of the magisterial artist. But Kenneth is losing his eyesight, and when Alice and Theo begin reading aloud to him from the journals of Lewis and Clark, they decide to embark on a wilderness adventure of their own--with unexpected results
The fences between us the diary of Piper Davis by Kirby Larson( )
5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One fateful day in December, Piper Davis awaits news of her brother, a soldier on the battleship Arizona, stationed in Pearl Harbor. As Piper learns about the harsh realities of war, she understands that she has the power to make a difference
Adaline Falling Star by Mary Pope Osborne( Recording )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Feeling abandoned by her deceased Arapaho mother and her explorer father, Adaline Falling Star runs away from the prejudiced cousins with whom she is staying and comes close to death in the wilderness, with only a mongrel dog for company
When the emperor was divine by Julie Otsuka( Recording )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A portrait of the Japanese internment camps unlike any we have ever seen. With crystalline intensity and precision, Otsuka uses a single family to evoke the deracination, both physical and emotiona, of a generation of Japanese Americans
The fences between us Seattle, Washington, 1941 : the diary of Piper Davis by Kirby Larson( Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Piper Davis records in her diary her experiences beginning in December 1941 when her brother joins the Navy, the United States goes to war, she attempts to document her life through photography, and her father--the pastor for a Japanese Baptist Church in Seattle--follows his congregants to an Idaho internment camp, taking her along with him. Includes historical notes
Heaven's price by Sandra Brown( Recording )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blair Simpson embraces a life most merely dream about. Nearly thirty years old, she devoted her nights as well as her days to dancing in the chorus lines of Broadway musicals and in an occasional high-paying TV commercial. She'd never considered another career, believing that this is what she'd been born for. But when an injury sends her to a small town for six long months of recuperation, she finds herself surrounded by couples her own age, raising families and building dreams together. And there she meets a man who forces her to come to terms with a part of herself she has long denied
Fear 13 stories of suspense and horror ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of thirteen horror stories
Confessions : a novel by Kanae Minato( Recording )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After calling off her engagement in wake of a tragic revelation, Yuko Moriguchi had nothing to live for except her only child, four-year-old Manami. Now, following an accident on the grounds of the middle school where she teaches, Yuko has given up and tendered her resignation. But first she has one last lecture to deliver. She tells a story that upends everything her students ever thought they knew about two of their peers, and sets in motion a maniacal plot for revenge
The fences between us : the diary of Piper Davis by Kirby Larson( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Piper Davis records in her diary her experiences beginning in December 1941 when her brother joins the Navy, the United States goes to war, she attempts to document her life through photography, and her father--the pastor for a Japanese Baptist Church in Seattle--follows his congregants to an Idaho internment camp, taking her along with him. Includes historical notes
Dear America : like the willow tree : the diary of Lydia Amelia Pierce ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Troilus & Cressida ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Dear America. the diary of Piper Davis by Kirby Larson( )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Piper Davis records in her diary her experiences beginning in December 1941 when her brother joins the Navy, the United States goes to war, she attempts to document her life through photography, and her father--the pastor for a Japanese Baptist Church in Seattle--follows his congregants to an Idaho internment camp, taking her along with him. Includes historical notes
The tragedy of Richard II ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Dear america: the fences between us by Kirby Larson( )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
With this sweeping tale of life on the World War II homefront, Newbery Honor author Kirby Larson brings her incredible talent to the Dear America series. When Pearl Harbor is attacked, America is finally unable to ignore the wars raging in Europe and Asia any longer. And one girl's entire life is about to change when everything she knows is turned on its head. After the devastating attack on Pearl Harbor, where her brother, a navy sailor, is stationed, Piper Davis begins chronicling her compelling journey through one of history's most tragic and unforgettable eras. Piper's father is the pastor for a Japanese Baptist church, and when its members are taken away to Minidoka, Idaho, to be interned, Pastor Davis moves his family from Seattle to Idaho to be with his congregation. Piper is jealous of her older sister, who gets to remain at home and go off to work. Her brother, who survived the Pearl Harbor strike, is stationed in the Pacific, while her brother-in-law is shipped off to Europe to fight. Piper, meanwhile, hates her new life, but soon, through her budding friendship with Betty, a Japanese-American girl who is interned in the camp, Piper learns how it important it is to bear witness to the events that were bound to change America
 
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