WorldCat Identities

Fox, Paula

Overview
Works: 167 works in 982 publications in 18 languages and 44,941 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.F838, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Paula Fox
The slave dancer; a novel by Paula Fox ( Book )
136 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in 11 languages and held by 7,232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kidnapped by the crew of an Africabound ship, a thirteen-year-old boy discovers to his horror that he is on a slaver and his job is to play music for the exercise periods of the human cargo
One-eyed cat : a novel by Paula Fox ( Book )
78 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in 10 languages and held by 4,866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An eleven-year-old shoots a stray cat with his new air rifle, subsequently suffers from guilt, and eventually assumes responsibility for it
Monkey island by Paula Fox ( Book )
25 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 2,497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Forced to live on the streets of New York after his mother disappears from their hotel room, eleven-year-old Clay is befriended by two men who help him survive
The village by the sea by Paula Fox ( Book )
21 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sent to the seaside to stay with her Aunt Bea while her father undergoes surgery, Emma, feeling lonely and confused, creates her own magical world by the water's edge
The moonlight man by Paula Fox ( Book )
20 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 1,971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fifteen-year-old Catherine and her father take their first joint vacation in Nova Scotia and finally get to know each other
Western wind : a novel by Paula Fox ( Book )
16 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 1,534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Elizabeth resents being sent to stay on a small Maine island after the arrival of her new baby brother, but the time she spends with her artist grandmother and an unusual young neighbor help her to see things differently
The stone-faced boy by Paula Fox ( Book )
20 editions published between 1968 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 1,365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Only his strange great-aunt seems to understand the thoughts of a boy who has spent his life concealing his emotions, on an eerie, snowy night after rescuing a dog that dislikes him
A place apart by Paula Fox ( Book )
22 editions published between 1977 and 1993 in 5 languages and held by 1,334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shortly after her father's death, Victoria and her mother move to a small village outside of Boston where she meets a wealthy teenage boy who teaches her a valuable but painful lesson about life
How many miles to Babylon? A novel by Paula Fox ( Book )
27 editions published between 1967 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young boy who skips school to go to his secret place, a deserted house, is forced to join three older boys in their dognapping ring
Lily and the lost boy by Paula Fox ( Book )
9 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and German and held by 1,188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eleven-year-old Lily has grown closer to her thirteen-year-old brother Paul during the spring their family has spent on the Greek island Thasos, until the unpredictable behavior of another American boy disrupts their lives
The eagle kite : a novel by Paula Fox ( Book )
8 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 1,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Liam's father has AIDS, and his family cannot talk about it until Liam reveals a secret that he has tried to deny ever since he saw his father embracing another man at the beach
Portrait of Ivan by Paula Fox ( Book )
20 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An eleven-year-old boy gains new understanding of himself and his father after a trip to Florida with unusual people
Maurice's room by Paula Fox ( Book )
21 editions published between 1966 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eight-year-old Maurice's struggle to protect his bedroom full of treasured "junk" from unsympathetic parents undergoes a transformation when the family moves to the country
The slave dancer by Paula Fox ( Recording )
32 editions published between 1973 and 2009 in English and held by 979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kidnapped by the crew of an Africa-bound ship, a thirteen-year-old boy discovers to his horror that he is on a slaver and his job is to play music for the exercise periods of the human cargo
Blowfish live in the sea by Paula Fox ( Book )
24 editions published between 1970 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carrie's half brother Ben has long felt rejected by his father until, on a strange visit in Boston, he is able to see that his father really needs him
A servant's tale by Paula Fox ( Book )
20 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Luisa de la Cueva and her family leave their home on a small Caribbean island and try to start a new life in the barrios of New York
Desperate characters by Paula Fox ( Book )
21 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First published in 1970 to great acclaim, this novel stands as one of the most dazzling and rigorous examples of the storyteller's craft in postwar American literature--a novel that, according to Irving Howe, ranks with "Billy Budd" and "The Great Gatsby."
A likely place by Paula Fox ( Book )
12 editions published between 1967 and 1997 in English and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A little boy who can't spell or ever seem to please his parents spends a week with an odd babysitter and makes a special friend
The widow's children by Paula Fox ( Book )
13 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in English and Dutch and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An evening dining out with the family in New York City escalates into a feast of vicious innuendo and subtle cruelty for Laura Maldonado Clapper, her husband, her browbeaten daughter, her flamboyant brother, and an editor she has not seen in over a year
Radiance descending by Paula Fox ( Book )
22 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When he sees all the attention which his parents and people in the neighborhood give to Jacob, eleven-year-old Paul struggles with his feelings toward this younger brother who has Down syndrome
 
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Alternative Names
Phox, Pola 1923-
פוקס, פולה
باولا فوكس، 1923-
フォックス, ポーラ
Languages
English (452)
German (55)
Spanish (44)
French (21)
Italian (11)
Japanese (8)
Dutch (7)
Danish (7)
Chinese (5)
Croatian (4)
Hungarian (3)
Finnish (3)
Swedish (2)
Slovenian (1)
Serbian (1)
Greek, Modern (1)
Korean (1)
Norwegian (1)
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