Most widely held works about Paul Zindel
Most widely held works by Paul Zindel
The pigman by Paul Zindel ( Book )
105 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 3,926 libraries worldwide
A teenage boy and girl, high school sophomores from unhappy homes, tell of their bizarre relationship with an old man.
The effect of gamma rays on man-in-the-moon marigolds; a drama in two acts by Paul Zindel ( Book )
30 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in English and held by 2,956 libraries worldwide
This play deals with a widow & her 2 daughters, one of whom finds fulfillment in a science project. Beatrice was a mother ... and the embittered ringmaster of the circus Hunsdorfer featuring three generations of crazy ladies living under the sloppiest big top on earth. Nanny was no problem. She sat and stared and stayed silent as a venerable vegetable should. Ruth was half-mad and easily bought with an occasional cigarette. But how in the world would Beatrice control Tillie--keeper of rabbits, dreamer of atoms, true believer in life, hope, and the effect of gamma rays on man-in-the-moon marigolds.
The pigman's legacy by Paul Zindel ( Book )
34 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,415 libraries worldwide
Haunted by the memory of a dead friend, two teenagers join an old man in a series of misadventures.
My darling, my hamburger; a novel by Paul Zindel ( Book )
51 editions published between 1969 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 2,319 libraries worldwide
Four high school seniors struggle with the responsibilities of growing up, particularly the problems of an intimate relationship.
The pigman & me by Paul Zindel ( Book )
44 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,123 libraries worldwide
An account of Paul Zindel's teenage years on Staten Island, when his life was enriched by finding his own personal pigman, or mentor. A boy recalls the valuable advice he received from an eccentric Italian housemate.
Loch : a novel by Paul Zindel ( Book )
27 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,820 libraries worldwide
Fifteen-year-old Loch and his younger sister join their father on a scientific expedition searching for enormous prehistoric creatures sighted in a Vermont lake, but soon discover that the expedition's leaders aren't interested in preserving the creatures.
Pardon me, you're stepping on my eyeball! : a novel by Paul Zindel ( Book )
32 editions published between 1976 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 1,771 libraries worldwide
Two alienated teenagers learn to cope with their personal problems by being honest with each other.
A begonia for Miss Applebaum by Paul Zindel ( Book )
11 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and held by 1,712 libraries worldwide
Discovering that their beloved former teacher Miss Applebaum is terminally ill, fifteen-year-old Henry and his friend Zelda accompany her on her excursions to the colorful parts of New York City and join her in confronting death with quiet courage.
Raptor by Paul Zindel ( Book )
14 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,684 libraries worldwide
Zack and his Ute Indian friend find themselves trapped in a cave with a living dinosaur--the deadly Utahraptor.
The doom stone by Paul Zindel ( Book )
16 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,536 libraries worldwide
When fifteen-year-old Jackson visits his aunt in England, he becomes caught up in a chase to capture an unknown creature who is stalking and killing people on the plains surrounding ancient Stonehenge.
The undertaker's gone bananas by Paul Zindel ( Book )
19 editions published between 1978 and 1991 in English and held by 1,512 libraries worldwide
Two teenagers believe a neighbor, an undertaker, has murdered his wife but can't convince anyone else.
The gadget by Paul Zindel ( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 1,470 libraries worldwide
In 1945, having joined his father at Los Alamos, where he and other scientists are working on a secret project to end World War II, thirteen-year-old Stephen becomes caught in a web of secrecy and intrigue.
Confessions of a teenage baboon by Paul Zindel ( Book )
24 editions published between 1977 and 1996 in English and German and held by 1,388 libraries worldwide
On one of his mother's nursing cases a "misfit" teenager meets a man who gives Chris some needed lessons in life.
Rats by Paul Zindel ( Book )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 1,310 libraries worldwide
When mutant rats threaten to take over Staten Island, which has become a huge landfill, fourteen-year-old Sarah and her younger brother Mike try to figure out how to stop them.
Reef of death by Paul Zindel ( Book )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and Danish and held by 1,302 libraries worldwide
While helping a beautiful Aboriginal girl search for her people's missing treasure near the Great Barrier Reef, seventeen-year-old PC finds himself fighting an evil scientist and a deadly underwater monster.
I never loved your mind; a novel by Paul Zindel ( Book )
22 editions published between 1970 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 1,263 libraries worldwide
Records the relationship of Dewey and Yvette, two high school dropouts working in a hospital.
The scream museum by Paul Zindel ( Recording )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 1,214 libraries worldwide
P.C. Hawke and his partner MacKenzie are two cool, teenaged sleuths. Their friend Tom the janitor has been accused of murdering the head biologist at New York City's Museum of Natural History. They know Tom couldn't be the real killer so they start investigating and find a strange, precious artifact and a huge arachnid.
The square root of murder by Paul Zindel ( Recording )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 1,045 libraries worldwide
High school sleuths P.C. Hawke and Mackenzie Riggs quickly regret their decision to take a difficult calculus class from a tough instructor at Columbia University. But even though she's mean, Professor Dunaway certaily seems an unlikely candidate for murder. Though there are plenty of suspects, a lot of things about this case just don't add up.
The girl who wanted a boy by Paul Zindel ( Book )
16 editions published between 1981 and 1991 in English and held by 1,039 libraries worldwide
A fifteen-year-old scientific whiz who feels like a clod around boys falls in love for the first time with an auto mechanic whose picture she has seen.
The surfing corpse by Paul Zindel ( Recording )
13 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,034 libraries worldwide
P.C. and Mackenzie's junior class trip ends in disaster when practically all the kids witness classmate Timmy Warner plunge to his death over a 300-foot waterfall. But several months later, the class vice president swears that he's seen Timmy at Venice Beach, California. P.C. and Mackenzie follow a trail of clues that evolve from deception to abduction to a second murder -- and a life-and-death chase along the cliffs of Malibu Canyon.
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