WorldCat Identities

Ramirez, Robert

Overview
Works: 62 works in 366 publications in 1 language and 16,104 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Children's audiobooks  History  Young adult works  Bildungsromans  Historical fiction  Children's sound recordings  Picture books  Fantasy fiction 
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( )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 912 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
The boy who saved baseball by John H Ritter( )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 779 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
The dragon heir by Cinda Williams Chima( )

14 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and held by 724 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
Dogsong by Gary Paulsen( )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fourteen-year-old Eskimo boy who feels at odds with aspects of modern life takes a 1400-mile journey by dog sled across ice, tundra, and mountains seeking his own "song" of himself
Changelings by Anne McCaffrey( )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 693 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 warrior heir by Cinda Williams Chima( )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 672 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( )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 654 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( )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 638 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.--
The wizard heir by Cinda Williams Chima( )

14 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 632 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
Pacific crossing by Gary Soto( )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 616 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
The winter people by Joseph Bruchac( )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and held by 597 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
The golden dream of Carlo Chuchio by Lloyd Alexander( )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Garnering starred reviews from Publishers Weekly and Booklist, this highly acclaimed novel is another triumph for best-selling Newbery Medalist Lloyd Alexander. After young Carlo Chuchio is dismissed from the service of his merchant uncle for daydreaming too much, he finds a treasure map and plunges headlong into an unimaginable adventure across Asia. "Masterful storytelling tinged with romance and humor makes this an engaging read." –Kirkus Reviews
Skippyjon Jones by Judith Byron Schachner( Recording )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Skippyjon Jones is a Siamese cat with an overactive imagination who would rather be El Skippito, his Zorro-like alter ego
Eyes of the emperor by Graham Salisbury( )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 556 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
Jesse by Gary Soto( )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two Mexican American brothers hope that Junior college will help them escape their heritage of tedious physical labor
Petty crimes by Gary Soto( )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short stories about Mexican American youth growing up in California's Central Valley
Maelstrom by Anne McCaffrey( )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 519 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
Spaceman blues by Brian Francis Slattery( )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 506 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
Buried onions by Gary Soto( Recording )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 488 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 house of the scorpion by Nancy Farmer( Recording )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a future where humans despise clones, Matt enjoys special status as the young clone of El Patrón, the 142-year-old leader of a corrupt drug empire nestled between Mexico and the United States
 
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