Duncan, Lois 1934-
Most widely held works about Lois Duncan
Most widely held works by Lois Duncan
Killing Mr. Griffin by Lois Duncan ( Book )
43 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 3,192 libraries worldwide
A teenager casually suggests playing a cruel trick on the English teacher, but did he intend it to end with murder?
Don't look behind you by Lois Duncan ( Book )
46 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 2,923 libraries worldwide
Seventeen-year-old April finds her comfortable life changed forever when death threats to her father, a witness in a federal case, force her family to go into hiding under assumed names and flee the pursuit of a hired killer.
Stranger with my face by Lois Duncan ( Book )
39 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,771 libraries worldwide
A seventeen-year-old senses she is being spied on and probably impersonated, but when she discovers what actually is occurring, it is more unbelievable than she ever imagined.
I know what you did last summer by Lois Duncan ( Book )
50 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,603 libraries worldwide
Four teen-agers who have desperately tried to conceal their responsibility for a hit-and-run accident are pursued by a mystery figure seeking revenge.
Summer of fear by Lois Duncan ( Book )
38 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,589 libraries worldwide
Soon after the arrival of cousin Julia, insidious occurrences begin that convince Rachel she is a witch and must be stopped before her total monstrous plan can be effected.
Locked in time by Lois Duncan ( Book )
21 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,321 libraries worldwide
Nore arrives at her stepmother's Louisiana plantation to find her new family odd and an aura of evil and mystery about the place.
The twisted window by Lois Duncan ( Book )
23 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,123 libraries worldwide
Tracy, a high school junior, becomes embroiled in the problems of a strange boy, who asks her assistance in "snatching" his half-sister from her father who has allegedly kidnapped her.
The third eye by Lois Duncan ( Book )
17 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,036 libraries worldwide
High school senior Karen, who worries that her psychic powers will make her seem different from other people, is frightened at first when a young policeman asks her to use her gift to help the police locate missing children.
Down a dark hall by Lois Duncan ( Book )
24 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,860 libraries worldwide
Suspicious and uneasy about the atmosphere at her new boarding school, fourteen-year-old Kit slowly realizes why she and the other three students at the school were selected.
Who killed my daughter by Lois Duncan ( Book )
16 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 1,806 libraries worldwide
"A true story of a mother's search for her daughter's murderer"--Cover subtitle.
A gift of magic by Lois Duncan ( Book )
14 editions published between 1971 and 2006 in English and held by 1,754 libraries worldwide
Until she learns to control it, Nancy's gift of extrasensory perception brings her more trouble than she can handle.
Gallows Hill by Lois Duncan ( Book )
16 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and Norwegian and held by 1,718 libraries worldwide
When seventeen-year-old Sarah works in the fortune-telling booth at a school carnival, she finds that sometimes she can really see the future in the crystal ball, a talent that disturbs some of the other students and makes them suspect her of being a witch. The crystal paperweight should have been clear, but it was not. Handsome, popular Eric Garrett decides that Sarah Zoltanne is just the right person to play a fortune-teller at the high-school fair. Sarah is surprised and pleased. After all, she and her mother have only just moved to the small town of Pine Crest. Sarah's role at the fair is all a game; the earphones hidden under her costume are the extent of her supernatural powers. But as Sarah peers into the crystal ball, disturbing images suddenly appear, revealing information she could not possibly know. When Sarah's visions start coming true, the students believe she's a witch and threaten her. Then Sarah begins to have such vivid dreams about the Salem witch trials that it seems as if she actually lived in Salem more than three hundred years ago. What is happening in Pine Crest? Sarah knows her life is in danger--can it possibly be true that those who threaten her are seeking revenge from another lifetime? Lois Duncan is in top form in this harrowing supernatural thriller as she applies her uncanny ability to make her characters--as well as her readers--understand the dark side of human nature and the consequences of vengeance. Sarah is alarmed when her harmless future telling turns out to be true & she begins dreaming of the Salem Witch Trials.
Ransom by Lois Duncan ( Book )
21 editions published between 1966 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,668 libraries worldwide
Five high school students are kidnapped.
Hotel for dogs by Lois Duncan ( Book )
27 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,442 libraries worldwide
Liz and her brother wind up with nine stray dogs that need homes but must be kept a secret.
Daughters of Eve by Lois Duncan ( Book )
18 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in English and held by 1,439 libraries worldwide
A high school teacher uses the guise of feminist philosophy to manipulate the lives of a group of girls with chilling results.
They never came home by Lois Duncan ( Book )
21 editions published between 1969 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,435 libraries worldwide
When two teenage boys vanish on a camping trip, a stranger claims that one owes him two thousand dollars. The boy's sister volunteers to repay the money while continually looking for clues that he is alive.
I walk at night by Lois Duncan ( Book )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,314 libraries worldwide
A cat describes the ways in which it enjoys spending the day and night.
On the edge : stories at the brink ( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 1,047 libraries worldwide
A collection of twelve stories by different writers and in different genres in each of which a young person is physically and/or emotionally on the edge.
Wonder Kid meets the evil lunch snatcher by Lois Duncan ( Book )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 1,032 libraries worldwide
Terrorized by an evil lunch-snatcher at his new school, Brian devises, with the help of a fellow comic book fan, a plan involving a new super hero called Wonder Kid.
News for dogs by Lois Duncan ( Book )
15 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 999 libraries worldwide
Moving on to her latest venture, Andi is excited when her newspaper for dogs becomes a big success, but when a group of evil dognappers use it to kidnap the pooches she knows and loves, Andi must do everything she can to catch the culprits and return all the dogs back to their rightful owners.
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