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Laiken, Deidre S.

Overview
Works: 49 works in 224 publications in 4 languages and 9,536 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Action and adventure fiction  Humorous fiction  Bildungsromans  History  Adventure stories  Fantasy fiction  Historical fiction  Adventure stories, American 
Roles: Author, Adapter, Editor
Classifications: PS1305, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Deidre S Laiken
The adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain( Book )

14 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 1,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the adventures of a young boy growing up in a 19th-century Mississippi River town
Heidi by Johanna Spyri( Book )

16 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a young girl from the Swiss Alps whose life takes a dramatic turn when she must go to live in the city, leaving behind her grandfather and the mountains she loves
Lovestrong : a woman doctor's true story of marriage and medicine by Dorothy Greenbaum( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts Dorothy Greenbaum's decision, at age twenty-three and with a six-month-old baby, to become a doctor and follows her and her family through the years of study to the setting up of practice in pediatrics
Listen to me, I'm angry by Deidre S Laiken( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advice for teenagers on how to cope with their angry feelings and the anger of others directed toward them
Death among strangers by Deidre S Laiken( Book )

9 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and Japanese and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Speedwalking : the exercise alternative by Lilian Rowen( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daughters of divorce : the effects of parental divorce on women's lives by Deidre S Laiken( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Killing time in Buffalo : a novel by Deidre S Laiken( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and Japanese and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in Buffalo, N.Y., during the "love summer" of 1967 with its drug-induced frolicking, Renee and Fran, university students, have chosen to spend the summer in one of the run-down apartment buildings that face Days Park, a Haight-Ashbury for those who can't afford airfare to San Francisco. The two girls have swallowed whole the vague rhetoric of an escapist hippie generation to whom money is vulgar but shoplifting is a political act."--Publisher's Weekly
The sweet dreams love book : understanding your feelings by Deidre S Laiken( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Tom Sawyer by Deidre S Laiken( Book )

3 editions published between 1979 and 2002 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the adventures of a mischievous young boy and his friends growing up in a Mississippi River town in the nineteenth century
Beautiful body building : weight training for women for fitness, strength and good looks by Deidre S Laiken( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Killing time by Deidre S Laiken( Book )

2 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The annotated Huckleberry Finn : Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom Sawyer's comrade) by Mark Twain( Book )

4 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Huck tells of his adventures traveling down the Mississippi on a raft with an escaped slave, and of the many people they encounter, including a pair of swindlers and two families in a feud
Mind/body/spirit : the martial arts and Oriental medicine by Deidre S Laiken( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces kung-fu, karate, judo, tai chi, Oriental healing, acupuncture, herbal medicine, and chʻi which comprise an entire system of knowledge characterized by meditation, study, healing, and self-defense
The first kiss : a teenager's guide to the gentle art of kissing by Deidre S Laiken( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A complete guide to kissing, including first kiss experiences, how to become a successful kisser, the "do's and don'ts", and facts about kissing
The Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum( Book )

3 editions published between 1977 and 1999 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a cyclone Dorothy find herself in the land of Oz where she seeks out the great wizard hoping he can return her to Kansas
 
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Laiken, Deidre

Laiken, Deirdre S.

ライケン, デイドラ・S

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HeidiThe annotated Huckleberry Finn : Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom Sawyer's comrade)