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Crutcher, Chris

Overview
Works: 66 works in 358 publications in 6 languages and 33,244 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Biography  Psychological fiction  Anecdotes  Drama  Sports stories  Short stories  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PZ7.C89, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Chris Crutcher
 
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Staying fat for Sarah Byrnes by Chris Crutcher( Book )
34 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The daily class discussions about the nature of man, the existence of God, abortion, organized religion, suicide and other contemporary issues serve as a backdrop for a high-school senior's attempt to answer a friend's dramatic cry for help
Whale talk by Chris Crutcher( Book )
21 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 2,907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Intellectually and athletically gifted, TJ, a multiracial, adopted teenager, shuns organized sports and the gung-ho athletes at his high school until he agrees to form a swimming team and recruits some of the school's less popular students
Athletic shorts : six short stories by Chris Crutcher( Book )
21 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of short stories feauring characters from earlier books by Chris Crutcher
Ironman : a novel by Chris Crutcher( Book )
23 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While training for a triathlon, seventeen-year-old Bo attends an anger management group at school which leads him to examine his relationship with his father
Deadline by Chris Crutcher( Book )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Given the medical diagnosis of one year to live, high school senior Ben Wolf decides to fulfill his greatest fantasies, ponders his life's purpose and legacy, and converses through dreams with a spiritual guide known as "Hey-Soos."
Running loose by Chris Crutcher( Book )
20 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and held by 2,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Louie, a high school senior in a small Idaho town, learns about sportsmanship, love, and death as he matures into manhood
Angry management : three novellas by Chris Crutcher( Book )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 2,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of three stories featuring characters from earlier books by Chris Crutcher
Stotan! by Chris Crutcher( Book )
13 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 2,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A high school coach invites members of his swimming team to a memorable week of rigorous training that tests their moral fiber as well as their physical stamina
Chinese handcuffs by Chris Crutcher( Book )
27 editions published between 1968 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Still troubled by his older brother's violent suicide, eighteen-year-old Dillon becomes deeply involved in the terrible secret of his friend Jennifer, who feels she can tell no one what her stepfather is doing to her
The Crazy Horse Electric game by Chris Crutcher( Book )
19 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 1,853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A high school athlete, frustrated at being handicapped after an accident, runs away from home and is helped back to mental and physical health by a black benefactor and the people in a special school where he enrolls. A freak accident in his sixteenth year leaves star athlete Willie Weaver without his once-marvelous physical talents. Betrayed by his father, his girl, and his body, he goes on the run, ending up penniless and terrified on the treacherous streets of Oakland, California. The Crazy Horse Electric Game is the rugged, sometimes humorous, story of Willie's two-year fight back in a world of street toughs and pimps, and in a magical school aptly dubbedd One More Last Chance High -- where he finds that human dignity comes in a wide assortment of shapes and colors
The sledding hill by Chris Crutcher( Book )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 1,569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Billy, recently deceased, keeps an eye on his best friend, fourteen-year-old Eddie, who has added to his home and school problems by becoming mute, and helps him stand up to a conservative minister and English teacher who is orchestrating a censorship challenge
Period 8 by Chris Crutcher( Book )
9 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paul "the Bomb" Baum tells the truth. No matter what. It was something he learned at Sunday School. But telling the truth can cause problems, and not minor ones. And as Paulie discovers, finding the truth can be even more problematic. Period 8 is supposed to be that one period in high school where the truth can shine, a safe haven. Only what Paulie and Hannah (his ex-girlfriend, unfortunately) and his other classmates don't know is that the ultimate bully, the ultimate liar, is in their midst. Just about everyone else who stops by the safe haven of the P-8 room daily are deceived. And when a classmate goes missing, all hell breaks loose
Whale talk by Chris Crutcher( Recording )
17 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Intellectually and athletically gifted, TJ, a multiracial, adopted teenager, shuns organized sports and the gung-ho athletes at his high school until he agrees to form a swimming team and recruits some of the school's less popular students
The deep end : a novel of suspense by Chris Crutcher( Book )
7 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and Dutch and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Workaholic family therapist Wilson Corder becomes caught in the middle of a chilling kidnapping and child abuse case when Sabrina Parker, the daughter of one of his patients, is abducted and later found dead
Athletic shorts by Chris Crutcher( Recording )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of short stories featuring characters from earlier books by Chris Crutcher
Ironman by Chris Crutcher( Recording )
12 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While training for a triathlon, seventeen-year-old Bo attends an anger management group at school which leads him to examine his relationship with his father
Cornered : 14 stories of bullying and defiance by Rhoda Belleza( )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An anthology of fourteen stories illuminates the experiences of being bullied in today's world, in a volume that includes contributions from such established writers as Kirsten Miller, Jennifer Brown, and James Lecesne
Deadline by Chris Crutcher( Recording )
13 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Given the medical diagnosis of one year to live, high school senior Ben Wolf decides to fulfill his greatest fantasies, ponders his life's purpose and legacy, and converses through dreams with a spiritual guide known as "Hey-Soos."
Staying fat for Sarah Byrnes by Chris Crutcher( Recording )
13 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The daily class discussions about the nature of man, the existence of God, abortion, organized religion, suicide and other contemporary issues serve as a backdrop for a high-school senior's attempt to answer a friend's dramatic cry for help
Angus ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and French and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Angus is a whiz at science, a terror on the football field, and totally lost socially. With help from his geeky friend and his grandfather, he tackles a choice between a science project and the queen of the winter ball
 
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Alternative Names
Crutcher, Christopher C. 1946-
クラッチャー, クリス
Languages
English (297)
Japanese (6)
German (3)
French (3)
Dutch (2)
Chinese (1)
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