WorldCat Identities

Ramirez, Robert

Overview
Works: 44 works in 356 publications in 1 language and 16,591 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Children's audiobooks  Young adult works  History  Bildungsromans  Historical fiction  Picture books  Fantasy fiction  Children's sound recordings 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: PZ7.S7242, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert Ramirez
Bless me, Ultima by Rudolfo A Anaya( )

15 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tony faces the daunting prospect of growing up amidst constant religious and cultural uncertainty. His mother is a devoted Catholic, but her influence is challenged by Ultima--a woman with magical healing powers. As Tony follows his own path toward adulthood, he relies on Ultima's wisdom. With her guidance, he is able to forge his unique identity
Changelings by Anne McCaffrey( )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yana and Sean are beside themselves with joy over the arrival of their twins Ronan and Murel. But the children's shape-changing abilities attract unwanted attention from an off-world scientist. Now Yana and Sean will do anything to protect their precocious youths from danger
The dragon heir by Cinda Williams Chima( )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maddie Moss is blackmailed into stealing the Dragonheart from Jason Haley, who seems powerless against the oncoming onslaught but whose connection to the Dragonheart may prove that he is destined for a greater purpose than anyone imagined
The boy who saved baseball by John H Ritter( )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fate of a small California town rests on the outcome of one baseball game, and Tom Gallagher hopes to lead his team to victory with the secrets of the now disgraced player, Dante Del Gato
Dogsong by Gary Paulsen( )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Russel Susskit is disillusioned by the changes to his Eskimo village: the smell of diesel oil in the morning, the sound of snowmobiles scaring the seals away. In need of guidance, he turns to the oldest member of his village. The elderly man understands Russel's desire for the old ways and sets him on a powerful vision quest to learn the songs that celebrated them. Russel must venture north by dogsled, dressed only in deer skins and armed with a simple bow and lance. Alone, gliding along the icy landscape, miles away from civilization, Russel hopes to discover his own song
The warrior heir by Cinda Williams Chima( )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After learning about his magical ancestry and his own warrior powers, sixteen-year-old Jack embarks on a training program to fight enemy wizards
Night of the howling dogs by Graham Salisbury( )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1975, eleven Boy Scouts, their leaders, and some new friends camping at Halape, Hawaii, find their survival skills put to the test when a massive earthquake strikes, followed by a tsunami
Lord of the deep by Graham Salisbury( )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Working for his stepfather on a charter fishing boat in Hawaii teaches thirteen-year-old Mikey about fishing, and about taking risks, making sacrifices, and facing some of life's difficult choices.--
Petty crimes by Gary Soto( )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short stories about Mexican American youth growing up in California's Central Valley
Pacific crossing by Gary Soto( )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourteen-year-old Mexican American Lincoln Mendoza spends a summer with a host family in Japan, encountering new experiences and making new friends
Buried onions by Gary Soto( Recording )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When nineteen-year-old Eddie drops out of college, he struggles to find a place for himself as a Mexican American living in a violence-infested neighborhood of Fresno, California
The wizard heir by Cinda Williams Chima( )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteen-year-old Seph, a powerful wizard, gets caught up in a conflict between the Wizard Council, smaller groups with their own agendas, and a rogue politician--the Dragon--whose identity and whereabouts the others seek to know
The winter people by Joseph Bruchac( )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourteen-year-old Saxso, a member of the Abenaki tribe in 18th-century Quebec, must set out to rescue his family from British soldiers that attacked his village and took his mother and two sisters prisoner
Maelstrom by Anne McCaffrey( )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maelstrom follows Murel and Ronan Shongili--telepathic 10-year-old twins who have the special ability to turn into river seals. Murel and Ronan have been assigned with rescuing the inhabitants of neighboring planet Halau from their doomed and environmentally unsound home. But when they arrive at Halau, they find the planet even further destroyed by an unexpected meteor. Their rescue mission is made more dangerous by the discovery of an evil aquatic alien race and the suspicious arrest of their friend Marmion. Murel and Ronan are determined to defeat the Powers That Be and save all the inhabitants of Halau, no matter what the cost
The golden dream of Carlo Chuchio by Lloyd Alexander( )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Naive and bumbling Carlo, his shady camel-puller Baksheesh, and Shira, a girl determined to return home, follow a treasure map through the deserts and cities of the infamous Golden Road, as mysterious strangers try in vain to point them toward real treasures
Skippyjon Jones by Judith Byron Schachner( Recording )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Award-winning author Judy Schachner delivers another entertaining children's book. After sleeping with the birds, Skippyjon Jones is sent to his room to think about what it means to be a Siamese cat. Instead, he imagines he is a brave, sword-fighting Chihuahua bandit, Skippito Friskito, and meets a band of Chihuahuas. In no time, he is asked to face the evil Bumblebeeto and rescue the band's stolen beans. "Both feline hero and story are full of beans (more Mexican-jumping than pinto) but ay caramba, mucho fun."--Kirkus Reviews
Eyes of the emperor by Graham Salisbury( )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following orders from the United States Army, several young Japanese American men train K-9 units to hunt Asians during World War II
Bangers by Gary Phillips( )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The five members of Tactical Resources Against Street Hoodlums are just as vicious as the thugs they butt heads with. They are on the right side of the law, yet too much power leads to corruption -- and these officers will bend or break any rule to bring gangsters down
Spaceman blues by Brian Francis Slattery( )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Manuel Rodrigo de Guzmán González disappears, his lover Wendell Apogee searches through New York City's "Darktown" to find him. Along the way, he encounters everything from black market dealers to alien assassins
The afterlife by Gary Soto( )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A senior at East Fresno High School lives on as a ghost after his brutal murder in the restroom of a club where he had gone to dance
 
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