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Hoffman, Nina Kiriki

Overview
Works: 57 works in 122 publications in 5 languages and 6,191 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction  Ghost stories  Occult fiction  Star Trek fiction  Science fiction 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: PS3558.O34624, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nina Kiriki Hoffman
A stir of bones by Nina Kiriki Hoffman( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After discovering the secrets that lie in an abandoned house, fourteen-year-old Susan Backstrom, with the help of some new friends, has the ability to make a safe, new life for herself
Body switchers from outer space by Nina Kiriki Hoffman( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and Spanish and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will decides to do it. And it works! He loves being Chad-until he finds out Chad's horrible secret. And realizes he's trapped in Chad's body forever
A fistful of sky by Nina Kiriki Hoffman( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A misfit in a family of spellcasters, Gypsum LaZelle possesses no magical ability whatsoever, until a mysterious and grave illness leads to the awakening of a strange and frightening power
Child of an ancient city by Tad Williams( Book )

15 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To entertain his dinner guests, Masrur, a Muslim soldier, weaves a story about his encounter with a vampire on an ill-fated caravan through the Caucassian Mountains years before
A red heart of memories by Nina Kiriki Hoffman( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matt (Matilda) Black possesses the unique ability to speak with inanimate objects and to witness the inner dreams of other people. She spends her days traveling from place to place alone, yet never lonely, for she can communicate with all that surrounds her. She finds a kindred spirit in Edmund Reynolds, a wandering witch on a spiritual quest to help those in need. Together, these two special people will embark on an odyssey of the imagination. They will encounter things both wonderful and terrifying. And after so many years of solitude, they will learn to depend on one another as they look into the darkest depths of the past
Spirits that walk in shadow by Nina Kiriki Hoffman( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When she goes off to college in order to learn the ways of ordinary people, Jaimie, who possesses supernatural powers like the rest of her clan, meets her roommate Kim, who is being pursued by a mysterious soul-sucking demon
Thresholds by Nina Kiriki Hoffman( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When she and her family move to Oregon, Maya discovers that the kids in a nearby apartment building perform magic and use portals to visit other worlds, a situation that is complicated by Maya's efforts to safeguard an alien
Fall of light by Nina Kiriki Hoffman( Book )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although Phrixos seems generally helpful, Opal wonders whether its ultimate goal is benevolent. Opal's struggles to anticipate and stymie Phrixos are undermined by her failure to act decisively and Phrixos's inability to deliver on any of its veiled threats, but Hoffman manages to sustain the tension to the slightly bizarre end
Past the size of dreaming by Nina Kiriki Hoffman( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wandering witch Matilda and her friend Edmund return to the benevolently haunted house that Edmund grew up in, but when the house tells Matilda to seek out Edmund's childhood friends, she realizes that they must combine forces to battle a rising darkness
Why I'm not afraid of ghosts by Nina Kiriki Hoffman( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robbie and Dora, the most frightening ghosts on the Fear Street, plan to scare Oliver and drive him out of the house although Oliver claims he is not afraid of ghosts
Catalyst by Nina Kiriki Hoffman( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While running from a bully, Kaslin leaps into a cave, slides down a slippery slope, and enters a world ruled by an alien intelligence
Meeting by Nina Kiriki Hoffman( Book )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Middle school student Maya Andersen and her family move to Oregon, where the residents of the apartment building next to them have magical powers and the basement is a portal to other worlds, which Maya and her secret alien companion, Rimi, must use to track down aliens who snatched Rimi from her home planet in an attempt to rule the universe
Echoes by Dean Wesley Smith( Book )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and German and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Desperately seeking supplies on an abandoned planet, the crew of Voyager must solve the mystery behind the strange phenomenon that caused an entire civilization to disappear--before they become the next victims--Novelist
I was a sixth-grade zombie by Nina Kiriki Hoffman( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An after-school club is brainwashing students into zombies
Time travelers, ghosts, and other visitors by Nina Kiriki Hoffman( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The silent strength of stones by Nina Kiriki Hoffman( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Permeable borders by Nina Kiriki Hoffman( Book )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of sixteen fantasy fiction short stories written by Nina Kiriki Hoffman
The thread that binds the bones by Nina Kiriki Hoffman( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whne Laura Bolte and Tom Renfield wed the powers they each possess unite to meet unearthly challenged and dread obligations that have always belonged to the Bolte family
The dimension next door( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The night country by Stewart O'Nan( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Shivers and Spirits ... the mystical and macabre ... our darkest fears and sweetest fantasies ... the fun and frivolity of tricks, treats, festivities, and masquerades mixed with the deepest and most profound of frights. Halloween is a holiday filled with both delight and dread, beloved by youngsters and adults alike. Celebrate the most magical season of the year with this sensational treasury of seasonal tales--spooky, suspenseful, terrifying, telling, and teasing--harvested from a multitude of master storytellers."--Page 4 of cover
 
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A stir of bones
Alternative Names
Hoffman, Nini Kiriki 1955-

Kiriki Hoffman Nina

Kiriki Hoffman, Nini 1955-

Nina Kiriki Hoffman American writer

Nina Kiriki Hoffman US-amerikanische Fantasy-Schriftstellerin

ホフマン, ニーナ・キリキ

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Body switchers from outer spaceA fistful of skyChild of an ancient cityA red heart of memoriesSpirits that walk in shadowThresholdsFall of lightPast the size of dreaming