WorldCat Identities

Wier, Ester

Overview
Works: 18 works in 93 publications in 6 languages and 3,670 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Adventure stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.W6358, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ester Wier
The loner by Ester Wier( Book )
42 editions published between 1963 and 1999 in 6 languages and held by 1,478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lonely boy who has no home and works as a migrant laborer makes friends with a sheep-raising family
The barrel by Ester Wier( Book )
10 editions published between 1966 and 1968 in English and German and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chance Reedy comes home to backwoods Florida
The space hut by Ester Wier( Book )
4 editions published between 1967 and 1975 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the city manager says his new tree hut is an eyesore and must come down, a boy, with the help of a mysterious stranger and a pet skunk, "fights city hall."
Action at Paradise Marsh by Ester Wier( Book )
2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the marsh, a haven for wildlife, is threatened by a housing development, a twelve-year-old boy makes a personal sacrifice to bring about a greater good
Gift of the mountains by Ester Wier( Book )
3 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Indito, a young boy living on the dusty Mexican plains, discovers a bag of a gold pieces on the mountain his family and village regard as evil, things begin to go wrong leading him to doubt the value of his find until a series of events and a surprising gift prove the gold pieces truly to be a gift of the mountain
The long year by Ester Wier( Book )
2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When his father's refusal to let him keep the young wolf he saved from starvation climaxes the changes and injustices a thirteen-year-old boy feels in his once secure world, he retreats to the mountains with his half-wild pet where he comes to realize that the greatest changes are within himself
Easy does it by Ester Wier( Book )
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The wind chasers by Ester Wier( Book )
5 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A ten-year-old attempts to teach his brothers to love the barren countryside in Arizona where his family homesteads
The winners by Ester Wier( Book )
5 editions published between 1967 and 1971 in English and Finnish and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An awkward young boy who has been called a born loser learns from adventures with his new friends in the Florida Everglades that a person with self-confidence and a desire to learn from past mistakes will be a winner in the end
What every Air Force wife should know by Ester Wier( Book )
3 editions published between 1958 and 1966 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Rumptydoolers by Ester Wier( Book )
3 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fifteen-year-old Whit learns about life and responsibility when after his parent's death he goes to live on a sheep farm in Arizona and eventually becomes a "Rumptydooler" or champion
King of the mountain by Ester Wier( Book )
2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eleven-year-old Orph Hastings comes to Fearful Valley and learns about himself and his father as he faces his fear that his father may be an illegal trophy hunter
The partners by Ester Wier( Book )
2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A summer of friendship and a terrifying experience bring a boy and a girl a better understanding of themselves and their families
The answer book on Air Force social customs, by Ester Wier and Dorothy Coffin Hickey. Illustrated by Grace W. Harrison by Ester Wier( Book )
4 editions published between 1957 and 1959 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The loner by Ester Wier( Recording )
2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The loner ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a story about a lonely boy who becomes friends with a shepherd
Weekly Reader children's book club presents The space hut by Ester Wier( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the city manager says his new tree hut is an eyesore and must come down, a boy, with the help of a mysterious stranger and a pet skunk, "fights city hall."
The loner : by Ester Wier( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A lonely, nameless boy is taken into the home of a woman sheep herder, where he gets a name and a dream to live up to
 
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Audience level: 0.08 (from 0.06 for Action at ... to 1.00 for The loner ...)
Languages
English (75)
German (6)
Swedish (3)
Afrikaans (3)
Finnish (2)
Dutch (2)
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