WorldCat Identities

Meyer, Karen 1956-

Works: 12 works in 35 publications in 3 languages and 5,152 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Baseball stories  Basketball stories  Soccer stories  Football stories 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.C458, FIC
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Karen Meyer
Double play at short by Matt Christopher( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 1,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-old Danny thinks that there is something very familiar about the girl who plays shortstop on the team he faces during the championship series, and his curiosity leads him to a surprising discovery about his own adoption
The comeback challenge by Matt Christopher( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark, center for his middle school's soccer team the Scorpions, must cope with his parents' divorce and a teammate who holds a grudge against him
Olympic dream by Matt Christopher( Book )

5 editions published between 1966 and 2009 in English and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When overweight fourteen-year-old video whiz Doug Cannon is introduced to the sport of cycling he begins a transformation that leads him to health and self-respect
Crackerjack halfback by Matt Christopher( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Freddie Chase is a good football player with one major flaw: He's afraid to tackle."--Page 4 of cover
Shoot for the hoop by Matt Christopher( Book )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forced to referee rather than play basketball after he has been diagnosed as being diabetic, Rusty believes he will never play again until a new man in town organizes a team and coaches him
The basket counts by Matt Christopher( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Long practice improves Mel Jensen's value as a basketball player, but he finds it difficult to surmount the prejudice of Caskie Bennett, the basketball team's star player and Mel's new neighbor
Adventure in Alaska : an amazing true story of the world's longest, toughest dog sled race by Sydelle Kramer( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of Alaska's grueling, 1200-mile Iditarod dog sled race, recently won by a woman for the first time. Chronicles how Libby Riddles and her team of dogs won the world's longest and toughest dogsled race, the Iditarod, despite dangerous conditions--hungry wolves, killer moose, and frigid temperatures. Original
Nana's place by Akimi Gibson( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and Spanish and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Jojo wants to remember his grandmother, he and his grandfather visit Nana's place, a garden alive with sights, sounds, and fragrances she loved
Long stretch at first base by Matt Christopher( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bobby Jamison will do almost anything to help his brother, Kirby get on the All-Star team
When it rains by Jan Millicer( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Equipped with raincoat, hat, boots, and Mom's big umbrella, a child takes pleasure in staying dry while being out in the rain
Aventure en Alaska by Sydelle Kramer( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Halfback Attack by Matt Christopher( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Freddie must overcome his fear of tackling before the championship game against the Cardinals
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Audience level: 0.11 (from 0.10 for Double pla ... to 0.76 for Aventure e ...)

Alternative Names
Swearingen, Karen Meyer 1956-

The comeback challengeOlympic dreamCrackerjack halfbackShoot for the hoopThe basket countsLong stretch at first base