WorldCat Identities

Lefer, Diane

Overview
Works: 10 works in 17 publications in 1 language and 827 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Juvenile works  History  Fiction  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS2234, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Diane Lefer
Emma Lazarus by Diane Lefer( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the nineteenth-century American poet best known for the verses inscribed on the pedestal of the Statue of Liberty
California transit by Diane Lefer( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features California Transit Publications, a provider of marketing and planning services for the transportation and tourism industries. Design services include advertising, books, visitor guides, and Web sites. Includes ordering information for guidebooks, including "A Complete Guide to L.A. Metrolink" and "Car-Free in New York City." Posts contact information for the company's headquarters in Whittier, California, via street address, fax number, and e-mail. Links to other transit-related sites
Very much like desire : short stories by Diane Lefer( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The circles I move in : short stories by Diane Lefer( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The locale of these stories ranges from a ritzy Manhattan apartment to a poor Mexican village, and the characters are just as varied. One of them is a mobster's girlfriend, another is an old revolutionary who fought for Zapata, a third is an only child, and a fourth is a white secretary who dates a black
The blessing next to the wound : a story of art, activism, and transformation by Hector Aristizabal( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Super stars of sports by William Folprecht( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights the careers of eight outstanding athletes. A reader for adult speakers of English as a second language
Radiant hunger by Diane Lefer( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fiery alphabet by Diane Lefer( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Fiery Alphabet plays out a woman's life-story against the conflict between 18th-century Enlightenment thought and the mystical traditions of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam
Confessions of a carnivore by Diane Lefer( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Rae's ear is shot off by a jittery security guard at the health food store, the insurance settlement allows her to take a year off from teaching. She spends it volunteering at the Los Angeles Zoo. These days, except for her best friend Jennie, Rae has little use for human beings. She loves cats--lots of cats. The refugee she cares for, airlifted from Afghanistan to safety, is not a person but a mountain goat. As the US goes to war and baboons fall deeply, tragically, in love, Rae's involvement with Gorilla Theater--street agitators raising awareness of animal rights--leads inexorably to confrontations over human rights. Especially when Jennie is disappeared
Nobody wakes up pretty by Diane Lefer( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York City, 1992. For Holly, it's the summer when the city she's lived in all her life changes past recognition. And the funerals are about to begin
 
Audience Level
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Audience Level
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  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.32 (from 0.14 for Emma Lazar ... to 0.64 for Confession ...)

California transit
Languages
English (17)

Covers
Very much like desire : short storiesThe blessing next to the wound : a story of art, activism, and transformationRadiant hunger