WorldCat Identities

Paris, Andy

Overview
Works: 131 works in 420 publications in 1 language and 15,572 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Biography  Drama  Made-for-TV movies  Children's audiobooks  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Author, Actor
Classifications: PS3566.I372, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Andy Paris
The Laramie project by Moisés Kaufman( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 1,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This film is based on transcripts of over 200 interviews with the people of Laramie, Wyoming."--Title screens. In October 1998, 21 year-old Matthew Shepard had been found savagely beaten, tied to a fence, and left to die. National media attention made his case a cause célèbre, and a month later, off Broadway writer-director Moisés Kaufman and Tectonic Theatre (his collaborating actors) arrived. They succeeded in interviewing a wide range of relevant persons, from those who knew Shepard or knew the accused to police, university, and hospital personnel and community members. Then they wrote a play
House rules : a novel by Jodi Picoult( Recording )

7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teenager Jacob Hunt has Asperger's syndrome. A forensic science wizard, he follows his scanner to show up at crime scenes and give law enforcement officials his advice. But when his tutor is found dead, he becomes a suspect. Suddenly, his Asperger's traits--not looking people in the eye, tics and twitches--look more like guilt in the view of police
Lone wolf : [a novel] by Jodi Picoult( Recording )

8 editions published in 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his father and sister are injured in an accident that has rendered his father comatose, estranged son Edward decides to stop his father's life support so that his organs can be donated, a choice his sister urges him to reconsider
Flipped by Wendelin Van Draanen( Recording )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In alternating chapters, two teenagers describe how their feelings about themselves, each other, and their families have changed over the years
Jeremy Fink and the meaning of life by Wendy Mass( )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just before his thirteenth birthday, Jeremy Fink receives a keyless locked box--set aside by his father before his death five years earlier--that purportedly contains the meaning of life
Rash by Pete Hautman( )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a future society that has decided it would "rather be safe than free," sixteen-year-old Bo's anger control problems land him in a tundra jail where he survives with the help of his running skills and an artificial intelligence program named Bork
Powers by Ursula K Le Guin( )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When young Gavir's sister is brutally killed, he escapes from slavery and sets out to explore the world and his own psychic abilities
Sonata for Miriam by Linda Olsson( )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musician Adam Anker lives sparingly with his 20-year-old daughter Miriam in Auckland, New Zealand. While exploring a local Holocaust exhibit, he happens upon a display bearing his family name and a contact, Clara Fried. Puzzled and inspired by this unexpected find, he commits the woman's name to memory. Tragically, on that same day Miriam dies in an accident, sending Adam spiraling into depression. One year later, Adam contacts Mrs. Fried and travels to Poland to discover the true fate of his parents. But an equally important journey awaits--a trip to Sweden to reconcile with Miriam's mother, Cecilia
Danny Gospel by David Athey( )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eccentric 25-year-old Iowa mail carrier Danny Gospel asks God for a happy, normal life. And then one morning, a lovely lady awakens him with a kiss and disappears. Longing to find her, Danny embarks on a quixotic quest for impossible dreams and heavenly glory
Fall by Colin McAdam( )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of two roommates and what happens when the girlfriend of one of them goes missing
My friend Leonard by James Frey( )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Frey pens the candid memoir of his recovery from drug and alcohol addictions with My Friend Leonard. After a stint in jail, James is rocked by further tragedy. Teetering on the brink of breakdown, he turns to a friend from rehab, Leonard. A larger-than-life mobster, Leonard becomes James' loyal and generous adoptive father, teaching him to "live boldly."
Jekel loves Hyde by Beth Fantaskey( )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As seventeen-year-old Jill Jekel and classmate Tristen Hyde work together on a chemistry project, hoping to win a scholarship for her and a cure for his curse, they also uncover family secrets and a chemistry of their own
The stolen child by Keith Donohue( Recording )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven-year-old Henry Day is kidnapped by the "Changelings" who live in the forest near his home, while a flawless substitute who happens to be a brilliant pianist is put in his place
One bullet away : [the making of a marine officer] by Nathaniel Fick( Recording )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former captain in the Marines' 1st Recon Battalion, who fought in Afghanistatn and Iraq, reveals how the Corps trains its elite and offers a point-blank account of twenty-first century battle
Diamond star by Catherine Asaro( )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The renegade son of the Ruby Dynasty, Del prefers rock music to interstellar politics. His singing career has recently gained momentum on Earth, which has an uneasy relationship with his family₂s empire. But with intergalactic tensions running high, Del finds it harder and harder to avoid family expectations
One hundred percent lunar boy : a novel by Stephen Tunney( )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteen-year-old Hieronymus Rexaphin has an amazing talent--he has the ability to see the fourth primary color, and therefore the unique future paths of time and matter. Because his eye color is illegal, he is forced to wear special goggles. But everything changes for him when he exposes his eyes to a young Earth girl
The fiddler by Beverly Lewis( Recording )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Englisher Amelia Devries gets lost in a storm and finds herself in Hickory Hollow, Pennsylvania, in an Old Order Amish community. There she meets Michael Hostetler--and this encounter changes both their lives forever
Miss Klute is a hoot! by Dan Gutman( Recording )

9 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reading scores at Ella Mentry School are way down, so Mr. Macky has decided to hire a special new helper to whip the kids into shape--Miss Klute, a Labradoodle! A.J. and his friends don't understand why they have to read to a therapy dog every day at story time--until the first time they do it. Suddenly everyone wants a turn reading to Miss Klute! But when the kids decide Miss Klute is spending too much time inside listening to stories--that their therapy dog herself needs therapy--they let her outside, and all chaos breaks loose!
Mr. Cooper is super! by Dan Gutman( Recording )

10 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A.J.'s third-grade teacher, Mr. Granite, is retiring after a million hundred years. It turns out the new teacher, Mr. Cooper, is even weirder than Mr. Granite! One day he's Rat Man and he teaches about rodents. The next day he's Lava Man and he teaches about volcanoes. But what happens when a real superhero is needed? Will Mr. Cooper protect the school from evil, or just embarrass it to death?
Cruise control by Terry Trueman( Recording )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A talented basketball player struggles to deal with the helplessness and anger that come with having a brother rendered completely dysfunctional by severe cerebral palsy and a father who deserted the family
 
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House rules : a novel
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FlippedJeremy Fink and the meaning of lifeMy friend LeonardThe stolen child