Dictionary of American Children's Fiction, 1990-1994: Books of Recognized Merit, 1st Edition

  • Alethea K. Helbig
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  • ISBN-10: 1567507905
  • ISBN-13: 9781567507904
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 473 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 1996 | Published/Released November 2007
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 1996

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Overview

Contains numerous entries on titles, authors, characters, settings, and other elements from award-winning children's books by twentieth-century authors.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Preface.
Key to Awards and Citations.
1: The Dictionary.
Herkimer, Aaron.
Chance, Abel.
Bauer, Ada.
Correy, Adam.
Afternoon of the Elves.
Morgan, A. J..
2: Alexander, Lloyd (Chudley) (1924– ).
Lockwood, Alex.
Alice in Rapture, Sort of.
Alien Secrets.
All But Alice.
Beale, Amanda.
Parish, Amanda.
Aikens, Amarius.
Burak, Amber.
Padgett, Amber.
And One For All.
Dodd, Angelina.
Annelise.
Archie.
Ariel.
3: Armstrong, Jennifer (1961– ).
Effie, Aunt.
Schroeder, Aunt Libby.
Aunty Moss.
4: Avi (Avi Wortis) (1937– ).
Baby.
Bambi Sue Bordtz.
5: Bauer, Marion Dane (1938– ).
McKnight, Bayard.
Peyton, Becky.
Beetle.
The Beggars’ Ride.
Bel-Air Bambi and The Mall Rats.
The Bells of Christmas.
Pollack, Bernadette.
Bernice.
Betsy.
Webster, Betty-Dean.
Beyond Safe Boundaries.
Bill.
Ramsey, Bill.
Bingo Brown and The Language of Love.
Bingo Brown, Gypsy Lover.
Werla, Blaze.
6: Block, Francesca Lia (1962– ).
Bloomfield.
Peyton, Bodean.
The Boggart.
The Boggart.
Grant, Boots.
The Borning Room.
Boutis, Victoria.
The Brave.
Breaking the Fall.
Tuna, Brenda.
The Broccoli Tapes.
David, Bro.
7: Brooks, Bruce (1950– ).
Stevens, Bryce.
Meadowsweet, Buddy.
Buffalo Brenda.
Bull Run.
Bunkhouse Journal.
8: Bunting, (Anne) Eve(Lyn Bolton) (1928– ).
Buss, Fran Leeper.
9: Byars, Betsy (Cromer) (1928– ).
Byrd.
Cadnum, Michael.
California Blue.
Callie.
Thompson, Callie.
Calling Home.
Bosker, Calvin.
The Canada Geese Quilt.
Arellano, Candy.
Jaggery, Captain Andrew.
Carl.
Middleton, Carver.
Cassandra.
10: Cassedy, Sylvia (1930–1989).
Cat.
Cat Running.
Catherine, Called Birdy.
Bradshaw, Cecile.
Celine.
Kinsey, Charles.
Worthen, Charlie.
Chaz.
Checking on the Moon.
Children of the River.
Clewt, Chip.
Choi, Sook Nyul.
The Christmas Killer.
Caldwell, Clare Frances.
Hopkins, Clarence.
Class Trip.
11: Cleary, Beverly (Bunn) (1916– ).
Underwood, Cletus.
Coffin on a Case.
12: Cole, Brock (1938– ).
13: Collier, Christopher (1930– ).
14: Collier, James Lincoln (1928– ).
Coman, Carolyn.
Commander Coatrack Returns.
15: Conly, Jane Leslie (1948– ).
16: Conrad, Pam (1947– ).
The Cookcamp.
17: Cooper, Susan (Mary) (1935– ).
18: Cormier, Robert (Edmund) (1925– ).
Cousins.
Cowboy.
Crazy Lady.
19: Crew, Linda (1951– ).
20: Crutcher, Chris(topher C.) (1946– ).
Cubias, Daisy.
Curtis.
Cushman, Karen.
21: Cusick, Richie Tankersley (1952– ).
Dadi.
Thornton, Dale.
22: Davis, Jenny (Schneider) (1953– ).
Mitchell, Dawn.
The Day that Elvis Came to Town.
Defelice, Cynthia.
Moreau, Deirdre.
Deliver Us from Evie.
Halliday, Dennie.
23: Derby, Pat (1942– ).
Goss, Diana.
Dixie Storms.
Doll.
Donay.
24: Dorris, Michael (Anthony) (1945– ).
Double Trouble Squared.
Dragon’s Gate.
Earthshine.
Nutt, Eddie.
Lindner, Ed.
Edmund.
Elizabeth.
Crawford, Elizabeth.
Ellerby.
Jacoby, Ellie.
25: Elmore, (Carolyn) Patricia (1933– ).
Volnik, Emily.
Babbidge, Emmett.
Enchantress from the Stars.
26: Engdahl, Sylvia Louise (1933– ).
Smith, Ernie.
Everywhere.
Berg, Evie.
Levin, Evie.
Ketcham, Ezra.
The Face in the Bessledorf Funeral Parlor.
Father Matt Percy.
Ramirez, Felipe.
Fell Back.
Fell, John.
Ferguson, Alane.
Finding Buck Mchenry.
Fish & Bones.
Fitzsimmons.
27: Fleischman, Paul (1952– ).
28: Fleischman, Sid (Albert Sidney) (1920– ).
Flip-Flop Girl.
Peyton, Flood.
Forest.
29: Fox, Paula (1923– ).
Frank.
Fred the Head.
Mckay, Gabriel.
Garrett.
Gerald.
Brennan, Geraldine.
G.G..
Ghost Cave.
The Giver.
Goewin.
Smith, Gordy.
Grab Hands and Run.
Mcgrady, Gram.
Grams, Her Boyfriend, My Family, and Me.
Benedict, Gran.
Grandfather.
Lott, Grandfather.
Grandma.
Grandma.
The Grandmother.
30: Grant, Cynthia D. (1950– ).
Grayson, Earl.
Samsa, Gregor.