O'Dell, Scott 1898-1989
Most widely held works about Scott O'Dell
Most widely held works by Scott O'Dell
Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O'Dell ( Book )
321 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 28 languages and held by 6,210 libraries worldwide
Left alone on a beautiful but isolated island off the coast of California, a young Indian girl spends eighteen years, not only merely surviving through her enormous courage and self-reliance, but also finding a measure of happiness in her solitary life.
Sing down the moon by Scott O'Dell ( Book )
72 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 3,676 libraries worldwide
A young Navajo girl recounts the events of 1864 when her tribe was forced to march to Fort Sumner as prisoners of the white soldiers.
The black pearl by Scott O'Dell ( Book )
106 editions published between 1967 and 2010 in 14 languages and held by 3,616 libraries worldwide
In claiming as his own the magnificent black pearl he finds, a sixteen-year-old youth enrages the sea devil who legend says is its owner.
Sarah Bishop by Scott O'Dell ( Book )
21 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 2,939 libraries worldwide
Left alone after the deaths of her father and brother who take opposite sides in the War for Independence, and fleeing from the British who seek to arrest her, Sarah Bishop struggles to shape a new life for herself in the wilderness.
Zia by Scott O'Dell ( Book )
33 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,744 libraries worldwide
A young Indian girl, Zia, caught between the traditional world of her mother and the present world of the Mission, is helped by her aunt Karana whose story was told in the Island of the Blue Dolphins.
Streams to the river, river to the sea : a novel of Sacagawea by Scott O'Dell ( Book )
35 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 2,369 libraries worldwide
A young Indian woman, accompanied by her infant and cruel husband, experiences joy and heartbreak when she joins the Lewis and Clark Expedition seeking a way to the Pacific.
The King's fifth by Scott O'Dell ( Book )
40 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in 10 languages and held by 2,255 libraries worldwide
Seven members of Coronado's army attempt to find the fabled cities of Cibola.
Black Star, Bright Dawn by Scott O'Dell ( Book )
27 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in 11 languages and held by 2,174 libraries worldwide
Bright Dawn must face the challenge of the Iditarod dog sled race alone when her father is injured.
Thunder rolling in the mountains by Scott O'Dell ( Book )
15 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and German and held by 2,011 libraries worldwide
In the late nineteenth century, a young Nez Percé girl relates how her people were driven off their land by the U.S. Army and forced to retreat north until their eventual surrender.
My name is not Angelica by Scott O'Dell ( Book )
25 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 1,899 libraries worldwide
Relates the experiences of a young Senegalese girl brought as a slave to the Danish owned Caribbean island of St. John as she participates in the slave revolt of 1733-1734.
Carlota by Scott O'Dell ( Book )
15 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,395 libraries worldwide
A young girl relates her feelings and experiences as a participant in the battle of San Pasqual during the last days of the war between the Californians and Americans.
The captive by Scott O'Dell ( Book )
3 editions published between 1979 and 1984 in English and Italian and held by 1,327 libraries worldwide
As part of a Spanish expedition to the New World, a Jesuit seminarian witnesses the enslavement and exploitation of the Mayas and his own seduction by greed and ambition.
The psychology of children's art by Rhoda Kellogg ( Book )
8 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 1,325 libraries worldwide
The serpent never sleeps : a novel of Jamestown and Pocahontas by Scott O'Dell ( Book )
8 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and German and held by 1,170 libraries worldwide
In the early seventeenth century, Serena Lynn, determined to be with the man she has loved since childhood, travels to the New World and comes to know the hardships of colonial life and the extraordinary Princess Pocahontas.
Alexandra by Scott O'Dell ( Book )
16 editions published between 1984 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 1,154 libraries worldwide
While helping her crippled grandfather by diving for sponges from the family boat after the death of her diver father, Alexandra discovers that someone is using their sponges as a hiding-place for smuggled cocaine.
The hawk that dare not hunt by day by Scott O'Dell ( Book )
7 editions published between 1975 and 1991 in English and Korean and held by 1,088 libraries worldwide
Amid political turmoil and threats of plague, young Tom Barton accepts the risks of helping William Tyndale publish and smuggle into England the Bible he has translated into English.
Child of fire by Scott O'Dell ( Book )
12 editions published between 1974 and 1983 in 4 languages and held by 1,087 libraries worldwide
A parole officer relates his efforts to keep the violence and heroics of two young Chicanos under control.
The dark canoe by Scott O'Dell ( Book )
14 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,033 libraries worldwide
A sixteen-year-old boy sails from nineteenth-century Nantucket to a remote California bay with his two older brothers and finds himself in mysterious circumstances involving the death of one brother and the strange obsession of the other.
The road to Damietta by Scott O'Dell ( Book )
16 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 988 libraries worldwide
Deeply attached to the charming and carefree Francis Bernardone, Cecilia, a young noblewoman of Assisi, watches as he turns from his life of wealth and privilege, takes vows of poverty, and devotes himself to serving God by helping all those around him.
The 290 by Scott O'Dell ( Book )
12 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 949 libraries worldwide
A shipyard apprentice finds high adventure aboard the S.S. Alabama, a Confederate ship which sails the Atlantic destroying Union vessels.
African Americans American Civil War (1861-1865) American loyalists American Revolution (1775-1783) Art--Psychology Audiobooks Audiobooks Authors, American California California--Channel Islands California--San Nicolas Island Child artists Conquest of Mexico (1519-1540) Eskimos Fiction Florida Francis,--of Assisi, Saint,--1182-1226 Grandfathers Greek Americans History Iditarod (Race) Indians of Mexico Indians of North America Islands Juvenile works Large type books Lewis and Clark Expedition Mayas Mexico Mexico--Baja California (Peninsula) Navajo Indians New York (State) New York (State)--Westchester County Nez Percé Indians Pearl industry and trade Pocahontas,--d. 1617 Sacagawea San Pasqual, Battle of (California : 1846) Shoshoni Indians Sled dog racing Smuggling Southwest, New Survival Travel Tyndale, William,--d. 1536 United States Virginia--Jamestown Virgin Islands of the United States--Saint John Wilderness survival Young women
O'Dell, Scott, 1903-
Scott, Odell Gabriel, 1898-1989奥台尔
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