WorldCat Identities

Guest, Kim Mai

Works: 80 works in 333 publications in 1 language and 14,317 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Children's audiobooks  Detective and mystery fiction  Suspense fiction  History  Bildungsromans  Young adult works  Fantasy fiction  Biographical fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Illustrator, Performer
Classifications: PZ7.F4995, FIC
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Kim Mai Guest
Fadeaway girl by Martha Grimes( Recording )

17 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-old Emma Graham continues her investigation into the strange disappearance of the four-month-old Slade baby from the Belle Ruin Hotel more than twenty years before. The sudden appearance in town of the baby's father, Morris Slade, makes her even more determined to learn the truth. Then a mysterious drifter named Ralph Diggs appears at the Hotel Paradise, looking for work, ingratiating himself with everyone there. Everyone, that is, except Emma
Incarceron by Catherine Fisher( Recording )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To free herself from an upcoming arranged marriage, Claudia, the daughter of the Warden of Incarceron, a futuristic prison with a mind of its own, decides to help a young prisoner escape
Sapphique by Catherine Fisher( Recording )

12 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his escape from the sentient prison, Incarceron, Finn finds that the Realm is not at all what he expected, and he does not know whether he is to be its king, how to free his imprisoned friends, or how to stop Incarceron's quest to be free of its own nature
Two nights : a novel by Kathy Reichs( Recording )

9 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sunday Night, a woman whose secret past has left her with scars and a killer instinct, helps a wealthy woman whose teenaged granddaughter has been missing since the day of a bombing near a Jewish school
How I live now by Meg Rosoff( Recording )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Every war has turning points and every person too." Fifteen-year-old Daisy is sent from Manhattan to England to visit her aunt and cousins she's never met: three boys near her age, and their little sister. Her aunt goes away on business soon after Daisy arrives. The next day bombs go off as London is attacked and occupied by an unnamed enemy. As power fails, and systems fail, the farm becomes more isolated. Despite the war, it's a kind of Eden, with no adults in charge and no rules, a place where Daisy's uncanny bond with her cousins grows into something rare and extraordinary. But the war is everywhere, and Daisy and her cousins must lead each other into a world that is unknown in the scariest, most elemental way
Belle ruin by Martha Grimes( Recording )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When twelve-year-old Emma Graham and her friends discover the crumbling shell of a fabulous hotel hidden in the woods near her small town of Spirit Lake, Emma is determined to discover its secrets
Each little bird that sings by Deborah Wiles( Recording )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Comfort Snowberger has attended 247 funerals. But that's not surprising, considering that her family runs the town funeral home. And even though Great-uncle Edisto keeled over with a heart attack and Great-great-aunt Florentine dropped dead just like that six months later, Comfort knows how to deal with loss, or so she thinks. She's more concerned with avoiding her crazy cousin Peach and trying to figure out why her best friend, Declaration, suddenly won't talk to her. Life is full of surprises. And the biggest one of all is learning what it takes to handle them. Deborah Wiles has created a unique, funny, and utterly real cast of characters in this heartfelt, and quintessentially Southern coming-of-age novel. Comfort will charm young readers with her wit, her warmth, and her struggles as she learns about life, loss, and ultimately, triumph
The autobiography of Mrs. Tom Thumb by Melanie Benjamin( Recording )

7 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Never growing beyond two feet and eight inches, Mercy Lavinia "Vinnie" Bump spent much of her life in seclusion. However, when she impressed legendary showman P.T. Barnum, she suddenly became the world's most unlikely celebrity. In this fictional autobiography, Vinnie recounts her life, her travels with Barnum, and her wedding to co-worker and fellow tiny superstar, General Tom Thumb
When the sea turned to silver by Grace Lin( Recording )

14 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pinmei, a storyteller's granddaughter, must find the luminous stone that lights the night to rescue her grandmother, who has been kidnapped by the tiger emperor
Anna and the French kiss by Stephanie Perkins( Recording )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Anna's romance-novelist father sends her to an elite American boarding school in Paris for her senior year of high school, she reluctantly goes, and meets an amazing boy who becomes her best friend, in spite of the fact that they both want something more
Tantalize by Cynthia Leitich Smith( Recording )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fans of the Twilight saga and Buffy the vampire slayer will enjoy Cynthia Leitich Smith's debut into dark fantasy. Quincie Morris has never felt more alone. Her hybrid-werewolf first love threatens to embark on a rite of passage that will separate them forever. And just as she and her uncle are about to unveil Austin's red-hot vampire-themed restaurant, a brutal murder leaves them scrambling for a chef. Can Quincie transform the new hire, Henry Johnson, into a culinary Dark Lord before opening night? Will he be able to wow the crowd in fake fangs, a cheap cape, and red contact lenses? Or is there more to this earnest fresh face than meets the eye? As human and preternatural forces clash, a deadly love triangle forms and the line between predator and prey begins to blur. Who's playing whom? And how long can Quincie play along before she loses everything?
Wildwood dancing by Juliet Marillier( Recording )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five sisters who live with their merchant father in Transylvania use a hidden portal in their home to cross over into a magical world, the Wildwood
The mark of the dragonfly by Jaleigh Johnson( Recording )

7 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since her father's death in a factory in the Dragonfly territories, thirteen-year-old Piper has eked out a living as a scrapper in Merrow Kingdom, but the arrival of a mysterious girl sends her on a dangerous journey to distant lands
Starry river of the sky by Grace Lin( Recording )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rendi works at the inn in the Village of Clear Sky. The villagers' peculiar habits and problems have raised a lot of questions for Rendi, and the answers may lie with a mysterious woman who comes to the village to tell stories
Soundless by Richelle Mead( Recording )

6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For as long as Fei can remember, no one in her village has been able to hear. Rocky terrain and frequent avalanches make it impossible to leave the village, so Fei and her people are at the mercy of a zipline that carries food up the treacherous cliffs from Beiguo, a mysterious faraway kingdom. When her village is suddenly in danger, Fei finds herself on a journey from the peak of her jagged mountain village to the valley of Beiguo, where a startling truth and an unlikely romance will change her life forever
The long way home by Ann M Martin( Recording )

5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dana is Abby and Zander's daughter, but growing up in New York City in the late nineteen fifties is not always easy, especially when you would like your own room separate from your twin sister--and when your beloved father dies and you are forced to move things just get worse
Deenie by Judy Blume( Recording )

7 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thirteen-year-old girl seemingly destined for a modeling career finds she has a deformation of the spine called scoliosis
Wait for me by Na An( Recording )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As her senior year in high school approaches, Mina yearns to find her own path in life but working at the family business, taking care of her little sister, and dealing with her mother's impossible expectations are as stifling as the southern California heat, until she falls in love with a man who offers a way out
Blessed by Cynthia Leitich Smith( )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even as teenaged Quincie Morris adjusts to her appetites as a neophyte vampire, she must clear her true love, the hybrid-werewolf Kieren, of murder charges; thwart the apocalyptic ambitions of Bradley Sanguini, the vampire-chef who "blessed" her; and keep her dead parents' restaurant up and running before she loses her own soul
Brutal by Michael B Harmon( Recording )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forced to leave Los Angeles for life in a quiet California wine town with a father she has never known, rebellious sixteen-year-old Poe Holly rails against a high school system that allows elite students special privileges and tolerates bullying of those who are different
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English (176)

IncarceronSapphiqueHow I live nowBelle ruinEach little bird that singsThe autobiography of Mrs. Tom ThumbAnna and the French kissTantalize