WorldCat Identities

Avi 1937-

Overview
Works: 336 works in 1,777 publications in 6 languages and 150,489 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Ghost stories  Horror fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Historical fiction  Young adult works  Adventure stories  Romance fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.A953, FIC
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works about Avi
  • Presenting Avi by Susan P Bloom( Book )
  • Avi by Lois Markham( Book )
  • Avi by Michael A Sommers( Book )
  • Avi by Margaret Speaker-Yuan( Book )
  • Avi by Jill C Wheeler( Book )
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Most widely held works by Avi
Crispin : the cross of lead by Avi( Book )

41 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 5,715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Falsely accused of theft and murder, an orphaned peasant boy in fourteenth-century England flees his village and meets a larger-than-life juggler who holds a dangerous secret
Nothing but the truth : a documentary novel by Avi( Book )

27 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 4,645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ninth-grader's suspension for singing "The Star-Spangled Banner" during homeroom becomes a national news story
The seer of shadows by Avi( Book )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 4,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In New York City in 1872, fourteen-year-old Horace, a photographer's apprentice, becomes entangled in a plot to create fraudulent spirit photographs, but when Horace accidentally frees the real ghost of a dead girl bent on revenge, his life takes a frightening turn
Murder at midnight by Avi( Book )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 3,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Falsely accused of plotting to overthrow King Claudio, scholarly Mangus the magician, along with his street-smart servant boy, Fabrizio, face deadly consequences unless they can track down the real traitor by the stroke of midnight
The fighting ground by Avi( Book )

18 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and held by 2,747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old Jonathan goes off to fight in the Revolutionary War and discovers the real war is being fought within himself
Hard gold : the Colorado gold rush of 1859, a tale of the Old West by Avi( Book )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 2,744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Determined to find his nineteen-year-old uncle and best friend, Jesse, who left for Colorado to find enough gold to pay the mortgage and save the family's Iowa farm, twelve-year-old Early Whittcomb joins up with a barber, his wife, and his daughter on a wagon train heading for the gold fields near Pike's Peak in 1858
The barn by Avi( Book )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 2,477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an effort to fulfill their dying father's last request, nine-year-old Ben and his brother and sister construct a barn on their land in the Oregon Territory
The good dog by Avi( Book )

20 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 2,443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

McKinley, a malamute, is torn between the domestic world of his human family and the wild world of Lupin, a wolf that is trying to recruit dogs to replenish the dwindling wolf pack
Poppy and Rye by Avi( Book )

29 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their home next to a brook is destroyed by beavers, a large family of golden mice is aided by Poppy the deer mouse and her grumpy porcupine friend, who in the process forges a relationship with the son he had abandoned. -- Sequel to: Poppy
The secret school by Avi( Book )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 2,306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1925, fourteen-year-old Ida Bidson secretly takes over as the teacher when the one-room schoolhouse in her remote Colorado area closes unexpectedly
Midnight magic by Avi( Book )

18 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 2,299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Italy in 1491, Mangus the magician and his apprentice are summoned to the castle of Duke Claudio to determine if his daughter is indeed being haunted by a ghost
Wolf rider : a tale of terror by Avi( Book )

26 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and Danish and held by 2,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After receiving an apparent crank call from a man claiming to have committed murder, fifteen-year-old Andy finds his close relationship with his father crumbling as he struggles to make everyone believe him
Ereth's birthday by Avi( Book )

18 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 2,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feeling neglected on his birthday, Ereth, the cantankerous old porcupine, sets out looking for his favorite treat and instead finds himself acting as "mother" to three young fox kits
Something upstairs : a tale of ghosts by Avi( Book )

22 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Kenny Huldorf's family moves into a 1789 row house, Kenny meets the ghost of Caleb, a 16-year-old slave. According to records from the period, Caleb killed himself in the little attic room in Kenny's house. But Caleb says otherwise and involves Kenny in a centuries old mystery that could leave him trapped in the past forever. A Camelot reformat
Ragweed by Avi( Book )

23 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ragweed, a young country mouse, leaves his family and travels to the big city, where he finds excitement and danger and sees cats for the first time
Blue heron by Avi( Book )

13 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 2,120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While spending the month of August on the Massachusetts shore with her father, stepmother, and their new baby, almost thirteen-year-old Maggie finds beauty in and draws strength from a great blue heron, even as the family around her unravels
Avi( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an interview with Avi, author of books for children and young adults in which he talks about his life and writing
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.07 (from 0.00 for The seer o ... to 1.00 for Avi ...)

Crispin : the cross of lead
Alternative Names
Aifei 1937-

Avi Amerikaans schrijver

Avi amerikansk författare

Avi amerikansk skribent

Avi écrivain américain

Äywi 1937-

Edward Irving Wortis US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller

Eïbi 1937-

Wortis, Avi.

Wortis, Avi 1937-

Wortis, Edmund I. 1937-

Wortis, Edward Irving.

Wortis, Edward Irving 1937-

Wortis, Irving.

Wortis, Irving 1937-

Wortis, Irving Edward 1937-

Wotis, Edward Erwin 1937-

Yifei 1937-

آوی نویسنده آمریکایی

ۋوتىس, ئېدۋارد ئېرۋىن 1937-

보티스, 애비 1937-

보티스, 에드워드 어빙 1937-

아비 1937-

애비 1937-

에드워드 워티스

에이비 1937-

워티스, 애비 1937-

워티스, 에드워드 어빙 1937-

アヴィ

艾非

Languages
Covers
Nothing but the truth : a documentary novelThe seer of shadowsMurder at midnightThe fighting groundHard gold : the Colorado gold rush of 1859, a tale of the Old WestThe barnThe good dogPoppy and Rye