WorldCat Identities

Guy, Rosa

Overview
Works: 68 works in 193 publications in 4 languages and 7,982 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Psychological fiction  Interviews 
Roles: Translator, Editor
Classifications: PS3557.U93, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Publications by  Rosa Guy Publications by Rosa Guy
posthumous Publications by Rosa Guy, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Rosa Guy
The friends by Rosa Guy ( Book )
36 editions published between 1873 and 2006 in English and held by 1,895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Phyllisia eventually recognizes that her own selfish pride rather than her mother's death and her father's tyrannical behavior created the gulf between her and her best friend
Mother Crocodile = Maman-Caïman by Birago Diop ( Book )
8 editions published between 1981 and 1995 in English and held by 966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Because Mother Crocodile tells stories of the past, the little crocodiles choose to believe she is crazy until almost too late they learn otherwise
My love, my love, or, The peasant girl by Rosa Guy ( Book )
14 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 936 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on Hans Christian Andersen's fable "The Little Mermaid", the story is set on a lush and beautiful Caribbean island and tells the tragic yet lyrical tale of the impossible love of a rich boy from the city and a poor peasant girl
Billy the Great by Rosa Guy ( Book )
9 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Billy's parents try to plan his life for him, including his choice of friends, but he has ideas of his own
Bird at my window by Rosa Guy ( Book )
18 editions published between 1965 and 2001 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Rosa Guy's novel follows Wade Williams, a brilliant young black man who wakes up in a mental hospital and is told he has assaulted his sister. Throughout Guy's engrossing story, Wade retraces his steps to identify the circumstances that brought him to commit this unthinkable act, and reveals the rich complexity of mid-twentieth-century Harlem and its mothers, sons, and daughters, whose aspirations prevail and perish within both white and black America."--BOOK JACKET
The music of summer by Rosa Guy ( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The attractive, sophisticated young African-Americans gathered at Cape Cod have their own set of economic and color prejudices; but, Sarah, the darkest-skinned, begins to see more clearly the duties and hope of her ancestry
The ups and downs of Carl Davis III by Rosa Guy ( Book )
4 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a series of letters to his parents and friends, twelve-year-old Carl Davis III, chronicles his initial anger, confusion, and disdain as well as his gradual change of heart about being sent to a small Southern town to live with his grandmother
The sun, the sea, a touch of the wind by Rosa Guy ( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A black American painter goes to Haiti to escape New York. She instantly identifies with the Haitians who equally instantly identify her as a foreigner. Nor is she welcomed by the other foreigners who are white. Rejected on either side, she drifts into promiscuity, until she meets a revolutionary
Children of longing by Rosa Guy ( Book )
9 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Unge amerikanske negre fortæller om deres liv på baggrund af 60'ernes raceuroligheder
Mirror of her own by Rosa Guy ( Book )
2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Having lived in her older sister's shadow all her life, Mary Abbot comes into the spotlight the summer she turns 18
The ups and downs of Carl Davis the third by Rosa Guy ( Book )
3 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Prijateljici by Rosa Guy ( Book )
3 editions published between 1978 and 1992 in Slovenian and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kinder der Sehnsucht by Rosa Guy ( Book )
2 editions published in 1973 in German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The friends with related readings by Rosa Guy ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mothers Box 1 ( Book )
in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of children's books on the subject of mothers
Phyllisia by Rosa Guy ( Book )
2 editions published in 1990 in German and Undetermined and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Phyllisia ist nicht nur wegen ihres westindischen Akzents Aussenseiterin in ihrer Klasse in Harlem, New York. Sie ist fleissig - ihre Strebsamkeit wird ihr mit gehässigkeit vergolten. Ein Mädchen aber, Edith, die verwahrlost ist und ganz unten auf der sozialen Leiter steht, wirbt um Phyllisias Freundschaft. Es dauert lange, bis Phyllisia sich zu dieser Freundschaft bekennen kann
Musique d'été by Rosa Guy ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roman - racisme - Afrique - esclavage
Spurlos verschwunden by Rosa Guy ( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Friends ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes dramatized scenes from the novel The friends by Rosa Guy. British teenagers are shown interviewing the writer as she discusses the influence of her experiences upon her novels
The friends and related readings : sourcebook ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Cuthbert Guy, Rosa
Cuthbert, Rosa
ガイ, ローザ
Languages
English (133)
German (5)
Slovenian (3)
French (1)
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