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Caruso, Barbara

Works: 443 works in 1,270 publications in 1 language and 66,984 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Domestic fiction  History  Christian fiction  Biography  Psychological fiction  College stories  Musical fiction  Autobiographical fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Author, Actor, Illustrator, Performer
Classifications: PZ7.M768, [FIC]
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Most widely held works about Barbara Caruso
Most widely held works by Barbara Caruso
Anne of Green Gables by L. M Montgomery( Recording )
13 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anne, a mischievous, red-haired, eleven-year-old orphan, is sent by mistake to live with a lonely, middle-aged brother and sister on a Prince Edward Island farm and proceeds to make an indelible impression on everyone around her
Mrs. Frisby and the rats of NIMH by Robert C O'Brien( Recording )
13 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in English and held by 1,431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Having no one to help her with her problems, a widowed mouse visits the rats whose former imprisonment in a laboratory made them wise and long lived
Little women by Louisa May Alcott( )
16 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 1,382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In picturesque nineteenth-century New England, tomboyish Jo, beautiful Meg, fragile Beth, and romantic Amy come of age while their father is off to war
The year of magical thinking by Joan Didion( Recording )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 1,276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this intensely personal, deeply moving account, the author exposes the layers and facets of her life over a year of dramatic and unexpected events. Her daughter's serious illness and her husband's sudden death "cut loose any fixed idea I had about death, about illness, about probability and luck ... about marriage and children and memory ... about the shallowness of sanity, about life itself."
Anne of Avonlea by L. M Montgomery( )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 1,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Avonlea is the prettiest little town on Prince Edward Island, which is the prettiest island in all of Canada. Years ago, Anne came to Prince Edward Island as an orphan -- a mischievous, talkative redhead with a shabby suitcase and a heart full of dreams. Now, however, Anne is the town's schoolteacher, and as the school year passes, wonderful adventures await
Anne of the island by L. M Montgomery( )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 1,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Continues the adventures of Anne Shirley and her friends at college
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm by Kate Douglas Smith Wiggin( )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 1,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rebecca is sent from the failing family farm to the home of her spinster aunt. However her aunt may not have known what she was getting into when she offered this free-spirited girl a home and an education
The house of mirth by Edith Wharton( )
10 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hackles bristle discreetly, lips curl ever-so politely, and every breach of good taste is carefully recorded, as social aspirant Lily Bart launches a desperate bid for a place on the city's elite social register
Anne's house of dreams by L. M Montgomery( )
8 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in English and held by 1,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anne of Green Gables, the orphan girl who lives on Prince Edward Island, experiences romance as she begins her years of young adulthood
The song of the lark by Willa Cather( )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 1,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thea Kronberg has a voice that can call down angels and the soul of a Colorado pioneer girl. But as she develops her talents and devotes herself to the life of an artist, she must consider the cost of the creative path she follows
Main Street by Sinclair Lewis( )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carol Milford, educated, sophisticated, and energetic, has ambitious plans for her life. Her studies have prepared her to join an enlightened, progressive society. But after she becomes Carol Kennicott, the wife of a small town physician, she quickly learns that she is to be nothing more than a gracious wife. Frustrated and torn between the challenge of social change and the comfort of personal security, she begins to understand the cost of conformity--and rebellion
The custom of the country by Edith Wharton( )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beautiful, calculating Undine Spragg wants more than anything to be stylish. Never satisfied, she is constantly planning her next social accomplishment. In her struggle, she encounters Ralph Marvell, a gentleman from the upper class, who falls helplessly in love with her. But the restless Undine is concerned only for her own well-being, and does not understand the feelings of those who surround her
The postcard by Beverly Lewis( )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Following a terrible accident in which she lost her husband, her son, and her unborn child, Rachel Yoder leads a reclusive life with her young daughter. Her soul is troubled and her eyesight has mysteriiously dimmed. But the discovery of an old postcard, hidden for years, changes Rachel's world in this thought-provoking examination of the powers of faith and healing
Jo's boys by Louisa May Alcott( )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts the further adventures, successes, and failures of the numerous young men of Plumfield school. Sequel to "Little Men."
Tapestry of fortunes a novel by Elizabeth Berg( Recording )
8 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Motivational speaker Cecilia Ross, who encourages others to change their lives for the better, realizes that she needs to make changes in her life because she is still reeling from the death of her best friend. Downsizing her life, she sells her suburban home and lets go of many of her possessions, She moves into a beautiful old house in Saint Paul, complete with a garden, chef's kitchen, and three housemates All four women embark on a journey together in an attempt to connect with parts of themselves long denied
Eight cousins by Louisa May Alcott( )
6 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Orphaned Rose Campbell finds it difficult to fit in when she goes to live with her six aunts and seven mischievous boy cousins
The redemption of Sarah Cain by Beverly Lewis( )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sarah Cain is a strictly modern woman living in Oregon and developing a burgeoning career in real estate. Her sister Ivy left to pursue a plain life in Amish country twelve years ago. When Ivy dies, Sarah is shocked to learn that she has been appointed guardian of her sister's five children
Rose in bloom by Louisa May Alcott( )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sequel to Eight cousins in which Rose returns to Aunt Hill and finds herself pressured to marry
The cricket in Times Square by George Selden( Recording )
14 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adventures of a country cricket who unintentionally arrives in New York and is befriended by Tucker Mouse and Harry Cat
Little men by Louisa May Alcott( )
4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows Jo March and her husband Professor Bhear as they try to make their home and school a happy, stimulating place
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