Most widely held works about Pam Conrad
Most widely held works by Pam Conrad
Prairie songs by Pam Conrad ( Book )
19 editions published between 1985 and 1994 in 6 languages and held by 2,215 libraries worldwide
Louisa's life in a loving pioneer family on the Nebraska prairie is altered by the arrival of a new doctor and his beautiful, tragically frail wife. Louisa loves the solitude of the Nebraska prairie and feels secure with her loving pioneer family.She idolizes the doctor's wife, Emmeline, who comes from New York City. But Emmeline cannot adjust to the harsh pioneer existence, especially the loneliness, and finally goes mad.
My Daniel by Pam Conrad ( Book )
23 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 2,184 libraries worldwide
Ellie and Stevie learn about a family legacy when their grandmother tells them stories of her brother's historical quest for dinosaur bones on their Nebraska farm. An old woman tells her grandchildren how her beloved teenage brother was destroyed at the time of the frenzied hunt for dinosaur remains in Nebraska [before the turn of the century].Vivid description, deeply felt characterization, and a simple yet intricately crafted plot are all hallmarks of Conrad's narrative. A celebration of the bonds of love and the eloquence of the human spirit.
Stonewords : a ghost story by Pam Conrad ( Book )
23 editions published between 1989 and 1998 in 8 languages and held by 2,024 libraries worldwide
Zoe discovers that her house is occupied by the ghost of an eleven-year-old girl, who carries her back to the day of her death in 1870 to try to alter that tragic event.
The Tub people by Pam Conrad ( Book )
22 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 1,934 libraries worldwide
A family of wooden toys lives on the edge of the bathtub until disaster strikes and they fear they have been separated forever.
The rooster's gift by Pam Conrad ( Book )
6 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 1,563 libraries worldwide
Young Rooster thinks his Gift is making the sun rise, until one morning when the sun rises without him.
Pedro's journal : a voyage with Christopher Columbus, August 3, 1492-February 14, 1493 by Pam Conrad ( Book )
10 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 1,230 libraries worldwide
The cabin boy on the "Santa Maria" keeps a diary which records his experiences when he sails with Columbus on his first voyage to the New World in 1492.
Staying nine by Pam Conrad ( Book )
13 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 1,193 libraries worldwide
Nine-year-old Heather doesn't want to turn ten until wacky Rosa Rita shows her that growing up isn't so bad.
The Tub grandfather by Pam Conrad ( Book )
4 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and Japanese and held by 1,141 libraries worldwide
When the Tub Child discovers his missing grandfather asleep under the radiator, the whole Tub family rallies to wake him up.
Call me Ahnighito by Pam Conrad ( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 995 libraries worldwide
A huge meteorite describes how it lay half-buried in Greenland for centuries until it is finally excavated by members of a Peary expedition and begins a new journey.
Prairie visions : the life and times of Solomon Butcher by Pam Conrad ( Book )
6 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 932 libraries worldwide
A collection of photos and stories about photographer Solomon Butcher and turn-of-the-century Nebraska.
Holding me here by Pam Conrad ( Book )
15 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 908 libraries worldwide
Fourteen-year-old Robin tries to patch up the broken home of a battered wife and in the process discovers how deeply she's been hurt by the divorce of her own parents.
Our house : the stories of Levittown by Pam Conrad ( Book )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 843 libraries worldwide
Six stories, one from each decade from the 1940s to the 1990s, about children growing up in Levittown, New York.
The Tub People's Christmas by Pam Conrad ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 791 libraries worldwide
The frightened Tub People witness Santa's visit on Christmas Eve, and even though they do not understand what is happening, they become beautiful ornaments on the Christmas tree.
Zoe rising by Pam Conrad ( Book )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 779 libraries worldwide
Zoe, traveling back to the time when her mother was a child, intervenes in the past in order to save the future.
Taking the ferry home by Pam Conrad ( Book )
8 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and Danish and held by 737 libraries worldwide
Two sixteen-year-old girls from different social classes spend the summer together on a resort island and experience a test of their friendship when family loyalties, romance, and drug dependence interfere.
What I did for Roman by Pam Conrad ( Book )
8 editions published between 1987 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 735 libraries worldwide
With her mother away on a honeymoon in Europe, fifteen-year-old Darcie spends the summer with her dour uncle and his wife, restaurateurs in a zoo where Darcie begins a search for the father she has never known and develops a crush on a mysterious seal and bird keeper who leads her into a test with death.
The lost sailor by Pam Conrad ( Book )
2 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 622 libraries worldwide
A sailor famed for his seamanship and luck is shipwrecked on a tiny island, where his darkest hour gives rise to rescue and a new life.
Blue willow by Pam Conrad ( Book )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in French and English and held by 525 libraries worldwide
Kung Shi Fair's wealthy father gives her everything she asks of him; but when she requests permission to marry, he learns too late the value of listening.
This mess by Pam Conrad ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 480 libraries worldwide
While Daddy makes spaghetti sauce in the kitchen, Elizabeth, Sophia, and Salvatore clean up the mess in the living room and give it a fantastic appearance.
I don't live here by Pam Conrad ( Book )
3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 475 libraries worldwide
Eight-year-old Nicki believes she will never be happy in the large old house her family has moved to, even if it does have a gazebo in the yard.
America Animals Animal sounds Aunts Baths Biography Brothers and sisters Butcher, Solomon D.--1856-1927 Children's poetry, American Children's stories, American China Christmas Columbus, Christopher Dinosaurs Discovery and exploration, Spanish Divorce Families Fantasy fiction Fatherless families Fathers Fiction Friendship Frontier and pioneer life Ghosts Ghost stories Grandfathers Greenland Growth History Juvenile works Lullabies, English Meteorites Morale Mothers and daughters Nebraska New York (State)--Levittown Onomatopoeia Parent and child Peary, Robert E.--1856-1920 Photographers Poetry Sea stories Shipwrecks Strawberries Time travel Toys Uncles United States Wife abuse Zoos
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