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Herrick, Steven

Overview
Works: 63 works in 186 publications in 2 languages and 6,916 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Poetry  History  Young adult works  Detective and mystery stories 
Classifications: PZ7.H43214, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Steven Herrick
Cold skin by Steven Herrick ( Book )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a rural Australian coal mining town shortly after World War II, teenaged Eddie makes a startling discovery when he investigates the murder of a local high school girl
By the river by Steven Herrick ( Book )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fourteen-year-old describes, through prose poems, his life in a small Australian town in 1962, where, since their mother's death, he and his brother have been mainly on their own to learn about life, death, and love
The wolf by Steven Herrick ( Book )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sixteen-year-old Lucy, living in the shadow of her violent father, experiences a night of tenderness, danger, and revelation as she and Jake, her fifteen-year-old neighbor, search for a legendary wolf in the Australian outback
The simple gift by Steven Herrick ( Book )
15 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I'm not proud. I'm sixteen, and soon to be homeless. Weary of his life with his alcoholic, abusive father, sixteen-year-old Billy packs a few belongings and hits the road, hoping for something better than what he left behind. He finds a home in an abandoned freight train outside a small town, where he falls in love with rich, restless Caitlin and befriends a fellow train resident, "Old Bill," who slowly reveals a tragic past. When Billy is given a gift that changes everything, he learns not only to how forge his own path in life, but the real meaning of family
Naked bunyip dancing by Steven Herrick ( Book )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This novel in verse follows the school year of Australian students in classroom 6C, as their unconventional teacher encourages them to discover their own strengths and talents and then perform in a memorable concert
Love, ghosts, & facial hair by Steven Herrick ( Book )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jack's got a lot on his mind: He's trying to figure out the mystery of the opposite sex, he can't stop wondering about facial hair, and he won't let go of his mother's ghost, even though she died seven years ago. Jack knows he can't hang on to the past forever, but what he doesn't know is how to let go. Then he meets Annabel. She's beautiful, smart, and she gets him. Suddenly love makes sense, and the future seems hopeful. And for the first time, Jack feels ready to leave the past where it belongs
A place like this by Steven Herrick ( Book )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jack and Annabel have decided to put off university and drive around the country. It all seems wildly romantic, but when their car dies two days into the trip, they end up at George?s apple orchard. They figure it?s a temporary pit stop?and at first it is. But when Jack recognizes a familiar suffering in George?s family, he and Annabel decide to stay for a while. They?re not sure how to help, but they know they want to try... This companion to Love, Ghosts, & Facial Hair captures the difficult search for identity in an isolated place
Pookie Aleera is not my boyfriend by Steven Herrick ( Book )
5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a country town, in a school just like yours, the kids in Class 6A tell their stories. There's Mick, school captain and sometime trouble-maker, who wants to make the school a better place, while his younger brother Jacob just wants to fly. There's shy and lonely Laura who hopes to finally fit in with a circle of friends, wile Pete struggles to deal with his grandpa's sudden death. Popular Selina obsesses over class comedian Cameron, while Cameron obsesses over Anzac biscuits and Pookie Aleera - whoever that is! For new teacher Ms Arthur, it's another world, but for Mr Korsky, the school groundskeeper, he's seen it all before
Black painted fingernails by Steven Herrick ( Book )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When James drives out west to do a teaching round, he has no idea that a girl with wild hair and flowing black dress will change his direction completely
Rhyming boy by Steven Herrick ( )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A novel about a young boy's search for his identity. Jayden Hayden doesn't have a dad - just a mum obsessed with Jayden Finch, the footballer and an embarrassing name that earns him ridicule and the nickname, Rhyming Boy. Then a school father-son event sends him on a quest to find his father. Could Jayden Finch be more than just a namesake? Jayden hopes that meeting his father will explain some of the differences between him and his mum, as well as giving him the chance to spend more time with the raven-haired Saskia. The two embark on an amusing but emotional search from which Jayden learns far more about himself than just who his father is."--Provided by publisher
Do-wrong Ron by Steven Herrick ( Book )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A story in verse about a do-wrong boy whose heart is in the right place
Slice : juicy moments from my impossible life by Steven Herrick ( Book )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Darcy can cope with parents, parties and punch-ups. He can handle his infatuation with the beautiful Audreyh, spending quality chess-time with his nerdy friend, Noah, even the misadventures of kayaking on a school excursion. He's a teenage boy, he can deal with it. If only he'd learn to keep his mouth closed."--P. 4 of cover
Lonesome howl by Steven Herrick ( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jake's dad saw the wolf, before Jake was born. They say wolves don't live in this country, yet in the night Jake hears it howling, long and lonely. When Jake and Lucy hike to Sheldon Mountain in search of the wolf, Jake is out to prove his dad right or wrong; Lucy is escaping her father's cruelty. Both are tested physically, emotionally, spiritually, but what they find on that dangerous, dark mountain surprises them both. Suggested level: secondary
Kissing Annabel : Love, ghosts, & facial hair ; and A place like this by Steven Herrick ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jack is an average sixteen-year-old. He's obsessed with sex, sports, and his maturing body. He's got a lot on his plate, but one issue is constantly on his mind: his mother's death. It's been seven years, but Jack has yet to let her go. That is, until he meets Annabel. Annabel is beautiful, smart, and most important, she gets Jack. Suddenly love makes sense, and the future seems hopeful. And for the first time, Jack feels ready to leave the past where it belongs
Love, ghosts & nose hair : a verse novel for young adults by Steven Herrick ( Book )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jack is sixteen and obsessed with Annabel, the ghost of his mother, and nose hair - Written in verse
Tom Jones saves the world by Steven Herrick ( Book )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tom is not happy about moving to a guarded, gated community, and so when he meets Cleo the snake charmer, they break out together and have a series of adventures, including paying a visit to Tom's forbidden grandfather
Water bombs : a book of poems for teenagers by Steven Herrick ( Book )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De roep van de wolf by Steven Herrick ( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in Dutch and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ik-figuren Jake (15) en Lucy (16) wonen in de binnenlanden van Australièˆ. Zij gaan op zoek naar de wolf die Jakes vader zegt te hebben gezien. Tijdens de gevaarlijke tocht leren zij elkaar beter kennen. Vanaf ca. 15 jaar
Untangling spaghetti selected poems by Steven Herrick ( )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Are toenails a good source of vitamen C? What are ten things you will never hear your parents say? And, more importantly, how do you untangle spaghetti? A collection of humorous, touching and thought-provoking poems celebrating the everyday lives of children through topics as wide-ranging as food, animals, school, friends and sport ? especially soccer!
Cold skin by Steven Herrick ( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Dutch and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Het leven is rustig en voorspelbaar in het Australische mijnstadje Burruga. De schijnbare rust wordt drastisch verstoord wanneer op een morgen een jong meisje vermoord wordt teruggevonden
 
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Dutch (5)
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