WorldCat Identities

Moore, Christina

Overview
Works: 865 works in 3,325 publications in 1 language and 114,390 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Domestic fiction  Children's audiobooks  History  Drama  Detective and mystery fiction  Science fiction  Thrillers (Fiction)  Christian fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Author, Performer
Classifications: PS3562.E9383, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Christina Moore
Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O'Dell( Recording )

30 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and held by 1,342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Left alone on a beautiful but isolated island off the coast of California, a young Indian girl spends eighteen years, not only merely surviving through her enormous courage and self-reliance, but also finding a measure of happiness in her solitary life
Plain truth by Jodi Picoult( )

24 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 1,230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the family dairy farm in Pennsylvania Amish country, eighteen-year-old unwed Katie Fisher is accused of birthing and then smothering her baby. Although Katie claims her innocence and says she didn't even bear the child, Philadelphia lawyer Ellie Hathaway may be Katie's only hope.--
Good masters! Sweet Ladies! : [voices from a medieval village] by Laura Amy Schlitz( Recording )

18 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 1,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short one-person plays featuring characters, between ten and fifteen years old, who live in or near a thirteenth-century English manor
The summer of the swans by Betsy Cromer Byars( Recording )

16 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 1,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teen-age girl gains new insight into herself and her family when her mentally retarded brother gets lost
Codependent no more : how to stop controlling others and start caring for yourself by Melody Beattie( )

18 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1987, bestselling author and journalist Melody Beattie coined the term 'codependency, ' a condition that affects an individual's capacity to have a healthy relationship. Here, Beattie elaborates upon the terminology and offers listeners sensible advice on understanding and ultimately breaking the codependency cycle
Julie of the wolves by Jean Craighead George( Recording )

26 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in English and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Miyax walks out onto the frozen Alaskan tundra, she hopes she is leaving problems at home far behind. Raised in the ancient Eskimo ways, Miyax knows how to take care of herself. But as bitter Arctic winds efface the surface of food, she begins to fear for her life, and turns to a pack of wild wolves for help. Amaroq, the leader of the pack, eventually accepts Miyax as one of his own defenseless cubs, protecting her from danger and saving portions of the daily kill for her. But as Miyax makes her way nearer to civilization, her life with the wolves, as well as all that she has come to learn about herself, are challenged as never before
The hundred dresses by Eleanor Estes( )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In winning a medal she is no longer there to receive, a tight-lipped little Polish girl teaches her classmates a lesson
Sadako and the thousand paper cranes by Eleanor Coerr( )

22 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sadako is born in Hiroshima shortly before the atomic bomb is dropped. She grows into a wonderful, high-spirited girl with dreams of becoming the fastest runner in her school. One day at school, she has a dizzy spell and collapses. At the hospital, Sadako and her family learn that the atomic bomb sickness has begun to affect her. To pass the time during her hospital stay, she begins to build origami cranes. Legend says that by folding one thousand paper cranes, a sick person will become healthy. First published in 1977 and based on the life of a real girl who lived and died in Japan
Pretty birds by Scott Simon( )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teenaged Irena and her parents are forced into hiding when Bosnian Serbs launch their war of ethnic cleansing against Muslims. But Tedic, a strong-willed Muslim man, convinces Irena to become a sniper and take up the defense of her home and people. Engaged in a deadly chess game, Irena's story plays out against the backdrop of a city brutalized by war
The storekeeper's daughter by Wanda E Brunstetter( )

15 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Naomi Fisher turns her back on one basic duty, the unthinkable happens, and now she feels unworthy to accomplish anything set before her. Is there any redemption for such a failure?
The lost quilter by Jennifer Chiaverini( Recording )

17 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Master quilter Sylvia Compson discovers a stash of letters in the attic of Elm Creek Manor and traces a tale back to 1859. An escaped slave, Joanna, spent a brief period at Elm Creek Farm until she was captured and returned to bondage, leaving her son in the care of the Bergstrom family. If Sylvia is to determine the fate of Joanna and her son, she must rely on one important clue: the meticulous heirloom quilt Joanna stitched and left behind.--
The ballad of Lucy Whipple by Karen Cushman( )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1849, twelve-year-old California Morning Whipple, who renames herself Lucy, is distraught when her mother moves the family from Massachusetts to a rough California mining town
The sacrifice by Beverly Lewis( )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Amish family continues to learn how to forgive past transgressions and embrace joy
A girl of the Limberlost by Gene Stratton-Porter( )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deeply wounded by her embittered mother's lack of sympathy for her aspirations, Elnora finds comfort in the nearby Limberlost Swamp, whose beauty and rich abundance provide her with the means to better her life
The betrayal by Beverly Lewis( )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sadie, the oldest daughter in an Amish family, prefers the "English" world to her Amish life. When her traditional rumschpringe goes awry before her baptism, both Sadie's life and her sister Leah's may be forever changed
The revelation by Beverly Lewis( )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Conclusion to the series spanning three generations in a quaint Old Order Amish community. A story of love, faith, and second chances featuring five courting-age sisters and their extended family that is both heartrending and uplifting"--Provided by publisher
The prodigal by Beverly Lewis( )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leah's older sister Sadie has returned home from Ohio and is working toward reintegrating herself into the church. Leah is estatic to have her home, and she's happy to see her young siblings grow up. But part of Leah wonders, and still aches, when she thinks of the long-lost love of her life, Jonas Mast. She is very surprised and cautiousley optimistic to hear about the prospect of his return. But what long-buried secrets will his homecoming bring to the surface?
Z for Zachariah by Robert C O'Brien( )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unthinkable has finally happened. A nuclear holocaust has destroyed civilization. For one whole year, 16 year-old Ann Burden has lived alone on her family's farm, somehow sheltered from the radiation in the valley. As she hears the final radio station go off the air she believes she is the only person left alive. But when Ann sees smoke from a faraway campfire, she knows there is at least one other survivor. Soon an incredible figure wearing a green suit and carrying an oxygen tank appears on the road. With the intruder in her valley, she makes a chilling discovery; there are worse things than being alone
The winding ways quilt : an Elm Creek quilts novel by Jennifer Chiaverini( Recording )

14 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The arrival of newcomers into the circle of quilters heralds unexpected journeys down pathways near and far as well as capturing the spirit of friendship at the moment of its transformation
The Union quilters by Jennifer Chiaverini( Recording )

18 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fervent abolitionism rules the day in 1862 Water's Ford, Pennsylvania. So when the local men answer Mr. Lincoln's call to arms, wives are left behind to keep the town functioning. Fortunately, the ladies of Elm Creek Valley have an ingenious plan
 
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Island of the Blue Dolphins
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Good masters! Sweet Ladies! : [voices from a medieval village]The summer of the swansCodependent no more : how to stop controlling others and start caring for yourselfJulie of the wolvesThe hundred dressesSadako and the thousand paper cranesPretty birdsThe storekeeper's daughter
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English (305)