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Creech, Sharon

Overview
Works: 114 works in 885 publications in 18 languages and 68,102 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Cookbooks  Poetry  Children's audiobooks  Novels in verse  Young adult works  Diary fiction  Sea stories  Picture books 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.C8615, FIC
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Walk two moons by Sharon Creech( Book )

32 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 5,475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old Salamanca Tree Hiddle's mother has disappeared. While tracing her steps on a car trip from Ohio to Idaho with her grandparents, Salamanca tells a story to pass the time about a friend named Phoebe Winterbottom whose mother vanished and who received secret messages after her disappearance. One of them read, "Don't judge a man until you have walked two moons in his moccasins." Despite her father's warning that she is "fishing in the air," Salamanca hopes to bring her home. By drawing strength from her Native American ancestry, she is able to face the truth about her mother. Walk Two Moons won the 1995 Newbery Medal
The Wanderer by Sharon Creech( Book )

62 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 4,708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old Sophie and her cousin Cody record their transatlantic crossing aboard the Wanderer, a forty-five foot sailboat, which, along with uncles and another cousin, is en route to visit their grandfather in England
Heartbeat by Sharon Creech( Book )

26 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 4,536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-old Annie ponders the many rhythms of life the year that her mother becomes pregnant, her grandfather begins faltering, and her best friend (and running partner) becomes distant
Love that dog by Sharon Creech( Book )

49 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 4,464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young student, who comes to love poetry through a personal understanding of what different famous poems mean to him, surprises himself by writing his own inspired poem
Ruby Holler by Sharon Creech( Book )

53 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 4,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tiller and Sairy live a quiet life in Ruby Holler; their children have long since left home and things are peaceful. But when they decide to adopt two children from the local orphanage to take on a giant adventure, they form an unlikely foursome. And Tiller and Sairy have to deal with some pretty unconventional behaviour on the part of the children, who don't believe they could ever be 'wanted'
The unfinished angel by Sharon Creech( Book )

19 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 3,450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a tiny village in the Swiss Alps, an angel meets an American girl named Zola who has come with her father to open a school, and together Zola and the angel rescue a group of homeless orphans, who gradually change everything
Granny Torrelli makes soup by Sharon Creech( Book )

29 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of her wise old grandmother, twelve-year-old Rosie manages to work out some problems in her relationship with her best friend, Bailey, the boy next door
Chasing Redbird by Sharon Creech( Book )

35 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 3,239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old Zinnia Taylor uncovers family secrets and self truths while clearing a mysterious settler trail that begins on her family's farm in Kentucky
Absolutely normal chaos by Sharon Creech( Book )

43 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old Mary Lou grows up considerably during the summer while learning about romance, homesickness, death, and her cousin's search for his biological father
Bloomability by Sharon Creech( Book )

34 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her aunt and uncle take her from New Mexico to Lugano, Switzerland, to attend an international school, thirteen-year-old Dinnie discovers an expanding world and her place within it
Replay : a new book by Sharon Creech( Book )

29 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While preparing for a role in the school play, twelve-year-old Leo finds an autobiography that his father wrote as a teenager and ponders the ways people change as they grow up. Includes the text for the play, "Rumpopo's Porch."
A fine, fine school by Sharon Creech( Book )

19 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 2,230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a principal loves his school so much that he wants the children to attend classes every day of the year, it is up to his students to show him free time is a good thing, too
Hate that cat by Sharon Creech( Book )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and Dutch and held by 2,210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack is studying poetry again in school, and he continues to write poems reflecting his understanding of famous poems and how they relate to his life
Walk two moons by Sharon Creech( Recording )

47 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 1,982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After her mother leaves home suddenly, thirteen-year-old Sal and her grandparents take a car trip retracing her mother's route. Along the way, Sal recounts the story of her friend Phoebe, whose mother also left
The Castle Corona by Sharon Creech( Book )

16 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two orphaned peasant children discover a mysterious pouch, the contents of which lead them to the majestic Castle Corona, where their lives may be transformed forever
The great unexpected by Sharon Creech( Book )

13 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the little town of Blackbird Tree live two orphan girls: one Naomi Deane, brimming with curiosity, and her best friend, Lizzie Scatterding, who could talk the ears off a cornfield. Naomi has a knack for being around when trouble happens. For she knows all the peculiar people in town--like Crazy Cora and Witch Wiggins and Mr. Farley. But then, one day, a boy drops out of a tree. The strangely charming Finn boy. Then the Dingle Dangle man appears, asking all kinds of questions. Curious surprises are revealed--three locked trunks, a pair of rooks, a crooked bridge, and that boy. Soon Naomi and Lizzie find themselves zooming toward a future neither could ever have imagined. Meanwhile, on a grand estate across the ocean, an old lady whose heart has been deceived concocts a plan. . . "--Publisher
The boy on the porch by Sharon Creech( Book )

7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"One day a young couple wakes to find a boy asleep on their porch. Unable to speak, the boy cannot explain his history. What kind of people would leave their child with strangers? All John and Marta know is that they have been chosen to care for this boy. As their connection to him grows, they embrace his exuberant spirit and talents. The three of them blossom into an unlikely family, but how long can their happiness last?"--Dust jacket flap
Pleasing the ghost by Sharon Creech( Book )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 1,464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nine-year-old Dennis, whose uncle and father died within a year of one another, is visited by the ghost of his uncle, and together they settle some unfinished business
Fishing in the air by Sharon Creech( Book )

15 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 1,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy and his father go on a fishing trip and discover the power of imagination
Granny Torrelli makes soup by Sharon Creech( Recording )

25 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of her wise old grandmother, twelve-year-old Rosie manages to work out some problems in her relationship with her best friend, Bailey, the boy next door
 
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Walk two moons
Alternative Names
Creechová, Sharon 1945-

Keliqi 1945-

Kirič, Šaron 1945-

Ḳrits', Sharon

Rigg, Sharon 1945-

Sharon Creech Amerikaans schrijfster

Sharon Creech amerikansk författare

Sharon Creech amerikansk forfatter

Sharon Creech amerikansk skribent

Sharon Creech amerykańska autorka literatury dziecięcej

Sharon Creech auteur de livres pour enfants, vit en Angleterre

Sharon Creech US-amerikanische Schriftstellerin, Dramatikerin und Lyrikerin

קריץ׳, שרון

크리치, 샤론 1945-

クリーチ, シャロン

シャロン・クリーチ

克里奇 1945-

莎朗·克里奇

Languages
English (444)

German (31)

Italian (20)

Chinese (17)

French (16)

Japanese (12)

Spanish (11)

Catalan (7)

Dutch (7)

Hebrew (6)

Korean (4)

Finnish (3)

Polish (2)

Indonesian (2)

Thai (2)

Czech (2)

Persian (1)

Latvian (1)

Covers
The WandererHeartbeatLove that dogRuby HollerThe unfinished angelGranny Torrelli makes soupChasing RedbirdAbsolutely normal chaos