WorldCat Identities

Emerson, Alice B.

Overview
Works: 72 works in 164 publications in 1 language and 2,590 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.E58, 813.52
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alice B Emerson
Ruth Fielding of the red mill, or, Jasper Parloe's secret by Alice B Emerson( Book )

5 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruth Fielding at the war front : or, The hunt for the lost soldier by Alice B Emerson( Book )

7 editions published between 1918 and 2012 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruth continues her work for the Red Cross and is soon transferred to a hospital that is on the war front
Ruth Fielding at Snow Camp, or, Lost in the backwoods by Alice B Emerson( Book )

6 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruth Fielding down in Dixie, or, great times in the land of cotton by Alice B Emerson( Book )

2 editions published in 1916 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruth Fielding and her friends travel to the South. They are falsely accused of stealing
Ruth Fielding in moving pictures : or, Helping the dormitory fund by Alice B Emerson( Book )

7 editions published between 1916 and 2012 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruth Fielding at Silver Ranch : or, Schoolgirls among the cowboys by Alice B Emerson( Book )

4 editions published in 1913 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruth Fielding and the gypsies : or, The missing pearl necklace by Alice B Emerson( Book )

6 editions published between 1915 and 2014 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helen and Tom Cameron plan an automobile trip upstream with Ruth Fielding. Soon after the friends depart, they seek shelter from a storm in an old farmhouse and are frightened by a couple of rough-looking gypsies. Ruth hears the men discussing a wealthy old woman, a valuable necklace, and how they will no longer take risks for her. Ruth wonders what it all means. Later, the chums continue on their way, but Tom's car breaks down. He goes for help, leaving Ruth and Helen alone. Some gypsies offer to help Ruth and Helen
Ruth Fielding at college : or, The missing examination papers by Alice B Emerson( Book )

6 editions published between 1917 and 2014 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fame is not always an asset-Ruth Fielding ruefully draws this conclusion soon after she and Helen Cameron arrive at Ardmore College. Ruth finds that a certain group of girls, led by Edie Phelps, think that she is full of herself because of her success as a scenario writer. Ruth holds her head high and pretends that their criticism does not bother her. Ruth and Helen are delighted to learn that Jennie ""Heavy"" Stone has also decided to come to Ardmore. Jennie proclaims that she and her aunt decided that she would conti
Ruth Fielding in the Red Cross : or, Doing her best for Uncle Sam by Alice B Emerson( Book )

3 editions published in 1918 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruth, Helen, and Jennie "Heavy" Stone attend Ardmore College together. Ruth continues to write moving picture scenarios and achieves even greater success. The girls leave college when the Great War begins and travel to Europe to help with the war effort. In time, the war ends, and Jennie Stone marries a French soldier. Tom Cameron suggests that he and Ruth make plans for their future, but Ruth wants a career and feels that marriage would be an obstacle. Ruth also feels that Tom is lazy and wants him to prove himself before they make a commitment
Ruth Fielding at Lighthouse Point : or, Nita, the girl castway by Alice B Emerson( Book )

3 editions published in 1913 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the school year draws to a close, Ruth and her friends plan a trip to Lighthouse Point. During their stay at Lighthouse Point, a girl named Nita is rescued from a sinking ship. It turns out that Nita has run away from a western ranch, and her real name is Jane Hicks. Before Ruth and her friends leave Lighthouse Point, Jane Hicks is reunited with her uncle, and the Hickses invite Ruth and her friends out to Silver Ranch on a vacation
Ruth Fielding at Briarwood Hall, or, Solving the campus mystery by Alice B Emerson( Book )

5 editions published between 1913 and 2013 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruth Fielding on Cliff Island : or, the old hunter's treasure box by Alice B Emerson( Book )

4 editions published between 1915 and 2012 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruth searches Cliff Island for a treasure chest containing papers that will prove the claim to the island of the uncle of her friend, Jerry
Ruth Fielding in the great Northwest : or, The Indian girl star of the movies by Alice B Emerson( Book )

4 editions published between 1921 and 2012 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruth Fielding in the saddle : or, College girls in the land of gold by Alice B Emerson( Book )

3 editions published between 1917 and 1938 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruth Fielding homeward bound : or, A Red Cross worker's ocean perils by Alice B Emerson( Book )

3 editions published in 1919 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruth Fielding on the St. Lawrence; or, The queer old man of the Thousand Islands by Alice B Emerson( Book )

4 editions published between 1922 and 2008 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wonota and her father, Chief Totantora, are now under contract to Mr. Hammond and plan to appear in Ruth's next film, which is to be filmed in the Thousand Islands. An unscrupulous rival filmmaker, Horatio Bilby, tries to break Wonota and Totantora's contract with Mr. Hammond. In order to thwart Bilby, the two flee over the border to Canada, and their disappearance adds to the cost of Ruth's film and threatens to halt production completely
Ruth Fielding down East : or, The hermit of Beach Plum Point by Alice B Emerson( Book )

6 editions published between 1920 and 2014 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Across the now placidly flowing Lumano where it widened into almost the proportions of a lake just below the picturesque Red Mill, a bank of tempestuous clouds was shouldering into view above the sky line of the rugged and wooded hills. These slate-colored clouds, edged with pallid light, foredoomed the continuance of the peaceful summer afternoon. Not a breath of air stirred on the near side of the river. The huge old elms shading the Red Mill and the farmhouse connected with it belonging to Mr. Jabez Potter, the miller, were like painted trees, so still were they. The brooding he
Betty Gordon at boarding school; or, The treasure of Indian Chasm by Alice B Emerson( Book )

6 editions published between 1921 and 2013 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The girl, who was watching a wiry little bay horse contentedly crop grass that grew in straggling whisps about the fence posts, looked up and showed an even row of white teeth as she smiled. [Publit]
Betty Gordon at Mountain camp; or The mystery of Ida Bellethorne by Alice B Emerson( Book )

7 editions published between 1922 and 2014 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Betty Gordon and her friends enjoy Christmas vacation with the Littell family in Washington. While Betty is shopping one day, she meets a girl named Ida Bellethorne, who works in a store. Betty immediately likes the girl, who seems to be unhappy. Betty loses a locket while in the store, and Ida gives it to the owner of the store. When Betty goes to the store again to ask about the locket, the store owner pretends that nothing was found and tells Betty that Ida Bellethorne has gone away. Much troubled, Betty wonders whether Ida could have found her locket and kept it for herself.</s
Betty Gordon in Washington = or, Strange adventures in a great city by Alice B Emerson( Book )

6 editions published between 1920 and 2014 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Betty Gordon continues her stay at Bramble Farm, awaiting word from her uncle. Betty's friend, Bob Henderson, one day learns that a bookstore owner from Washington has looked over his records from the poorhouse. The man has information about Bob's mother, and Bob decides to leave for Washington after Mr. Peabody cruelly beats him. Shortly after Bob departs, Mr. Peabody accuses Bob of stealing an unrecorded deed. Betty leaves for Washington after she receives a letter from her uncle. Upon her arrival, three girls are wa
 
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