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Turner, Ann Warren

Overview
Works: 58 works in 162 publications in 1 language and 33,192 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Poetry  Biography  Biographies  Picture books  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.T8535, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ann Warren Turner
The girl who chased away sorrow : the diary of Sarah Nita, a Navajo girl by Ann Warren Turner( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 2,248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The diary of Sarah Nita, a thirteen-year old Navajo girl, which describes the Navajos' forced 400-mile walk from their ancestral homeland to Fort Sumner in 1864
Dakota dugout by Ann Warren Turner( Book )

6 editions published between 1985 and 1989 in English and held by 1,661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman describes her experiences living with her husband in a sod house on the Dakota prairie
Through moon and stars and night skies by Ann Warren Turner( Book )

8 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in English and held by 1,491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy who came from far away to be adopted by a couple in this country remembers how unfamiliar and frightening some of the things were in his new home, before he accepted the love to be found there
Grasshopper summer by Ann Warren Turner( Book )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in English and held by 1,373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1874 eleven-year-old Sam and his family move from Kentucky to the southern Dakota Territory, where harsh conditions and a plague of hungry grasshoppers threaten their chances for survival
Nettie's trip South by Ann Warren Turner( Book )

10 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 1,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ten-year-old northern girl encounters the ugly realities of slavery when she visits Richmond, Virginia, and sees a slave auction
Love thy neighbor : the Tory diary of Prudence Emerson by Ann Warren Turner( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Greenmarsh, Massachusetts, in 1774, thirteen-year-old Prudence keeps a diary of the troubles she and her family face as Tories surrounded by American patriots at the start of the American Revolution
Dust for dinner by Ann Warren Turner( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 1,287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake narrates the story of his family's life in the Oklahoma dust bowl and the journey from their ravaged farm to California during the Great Depression
Abe Lincoln remembers by Ann Warren Turner( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 1,244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple description of the life of Abraham Lincoln, presented from his point of view
Learning to swim : a memoir by Ann Warren Turner( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of poems convey the feelings of a young girl whose sense of joy and security at the family's summer house is shattered when an older boy who lives nearby sexually abuses her
Mississippi mud : three prairie journals by Ann Warren Turner( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems reflecting the points of view of three pioneer children describe their family's journey from Kentucky to Oregon
Pumpkin Cat by Ann Warren Turner( Book )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One stormy night just before Halloween a ginger cat finds shelter and kind people at a library, but at night, all alone, she recognizes that the library cannot be a real home because something is missing
Rosemary's witch by Ann Warren Turner( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After moving into an old house in a small New England town, 9-year-old Rosemary discovers that the nearby woods conceal a 150-year-old witch, who once lived in the house and is using her magic to take it back
Katie's trunk by Ann Warren Turner( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katie, whose family is not sympathetic to the rebel soldiers during the American Revolution, hides under the clothes in her mother's wedding trunk when they invade her home. When raiders attack Katie's house during the American Revolution, she tries to save her family's possessions
Heron street by Ann Warren Turner( Book )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over the centuries as people settle near the marsh by the sea, herons and other animals are displaced
Secrets from the dollhouse by Ann Warren Turner( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of poems describes the lives of a family of dolls and their servants living in a dollhouse in a young girl's room, from the perspective of Emma, the oldest of the doll children
Rainflowers by Ann Warren Turner( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An autumn thunderstorm sweeps across a farm, sending animals scurrying
Hard hit by Ann Warren Turner( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rising high school baseball star faces his most difficult challenge when his father is diagnosed with pancreatic cancer
My name is Truth : the life of Sojourner Truth by Ann Warren Turner( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vibrantly illustrated story of how former slave Isabella Baumfree transformed herself into the preacher and orator Sojourner Truth, one of the most inspiring and important figures of the abolitionist and women's rights movements.--
Drummer boy : marching to the Civil War by Ann Warren Turner( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thirteen-year-old soldier, coming of age during the American Civil War, beats his drum to raise tunes and spirits and muffle the sounds of the dying
Shaker hearts by Ann Warren Turner( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrates the way of life of the people who began forming communities in America in 1774 and who numbered more than 4,000 members in the late 1820s
 
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The girl who chased away sorrow : the diary of Sarah Nita, a Navajo girl
Alternative Names
Turner, A.

Turner, Ann

Turner Ann 1945-....

Warren-Turner, Ann

Warren Turner, Ann 1945-

Languages
English (86)

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Dakota dugoutThrough moon and stars and night skiesGrasshopper summerNettie's trip SouthLove thy neighbor : the Tory diary of Prudence EmersonDust for dinnerAbe Lincoln remembersLearning to swim : a memoir