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Sands, Tara

Overview
Works: 97 works in 320 publications in 1 language and 17,756 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Diary fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Fantasy fiction  Humorous stories  Horror tales 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Actor
Classifications: PZ7.C11165, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Tara Sands
The language of flowers a novel by Vanessa Diffenbaugh ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discovering the symbolic meanings of flowers while languishing in the foster-care system, eighteen-year-old Victoria is hired by a florist when her talent for helping others is discovered, a situation that leads her to confront a painful secret from her past
Moving day by Meg Cabot ( Recording )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nine-year-old Allie Finkle has rules for everything and is even writing her own rule book, but her world is turned upside-down when she learns that her family is moving across town, which will mean a new house, school, best friend, and plenty of new rules
The new girl by Jenny Carroll ( Recording )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Guided by her rules, nine-year-old Allie works to get past being the new girl at school, deals with a hostile classmate, eagerly awaits the arrival of her kitten, and faces turmoil when her grandmother visits while the family is still settling into their new home
Best friends and drama queens by Meg Cabot ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fourth grader Allie Finkle is happy when she hears that there will be a new girl at school. Being the new girl herself, Allie knows how hard changing schools can be. However, she is stunned when the new girl, Cheyenne, begins to bully the rest of the fourth grade. Now Allie must stand for herself as well as her friends
Flora & Ulysses by Kate DiCamillo ( Recording )
11 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"She is a natural-born cynic! He is an unassuming squirrel! Together, Fora & Ulysses will conquer villains, defend the defenseless, and protect the weak, or something"--Container
Glitter girls and the great fake out by Meg Cabot ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uncle Jay is in town, leaving Allie excited for the weekend ahead. However, when her mother announces that she is to attend Brittany Hauser's birthday party, Allie braces for what could go down as the worst weekend ever
No passengers beyond this point by Gennifer Choldenko ( Recording )
6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With their house in foreclosure, sisters India and Mouse and brother Finn are sent to stay with an uncle in Colorado until their mother can join them, but when the plane lands, the children are welcomed by cheering crowds to a strange place where each of them has a perfect house and a clock that is ticking down the time
Hokey Pokey by Jerry Spinelli ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ever since they were Snotsippers, Jack and the girl have fought, until one day she steals his bike and as he and the Amigos try to recover it, Jack realizes that he is growing up and must eventually leave the "goodlands and badlands of Hokey Pokey."
Blast from the past by Meg Cabot ( Recording )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Allie's excited about her class field trip. ... But then Mrs. Hunter announces that every student in Room 209 has been assigned a 'buddy' for the day--from Allie's old fourth-grade class at Pine Heights Elementary--and her buddy just happens to be her ex-best friend Mary Kay, who betrayed Allie right before she moved! ... With her past catching up with her, it looks like this is one trip Allie's going to need to write some major rules for"--Container
Stage fright by Meg Cabot ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Allie is ecstatic when Mrs. Hunter informs her fourth-grade class that they are putting on a play. However, when Cheyenne, Allie's bitter rival, wins the role of the princess, Allie is crushed. As the play comes together, though, Allie learns a little something about overcoming disappointment
The dead-tossed waves by Carrie Ryan ( Recording )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gabry lives a quiet life in a town trapped between a forest and the ocean, hemmed in by the dead who hunger for the living, but her mother Mary's secrets, a cult of religious zealots who worship the dead, and a stranger from the forest who seems to know Gabry threaten to destroy her world
Sammy Keyes and the hotel thief by Wendelin Van Draanen ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Sammy's penchant for speaking her mind gets her in trouble when she involves herself in the investigation of a robbery at the "seedy" hotel across the street from the seniors' building where she is living with her grandmother
Lucy Rose, here's the thing about me by Katy Kelly ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eight-year-old Lucy Rose keeps a diary of her first year in Washington, D.C., her home since her parents separation, where she spends time with her grandparents, makes new friends, and longs to convince her teacher to let her take care of the class pet during a holiday
Sammy Keyes and the art of deception by Wendelin Van Draanen ( Recording )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seventh-grade sleuth Sammy Keyes investigates mysterious happenings at a local art gallery
Revived by Cat Patrick ( )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Having been brought back from the dead repeatedly by a top-secret government super drug called Revive, and forced to move so the public does not learn the truth, fifteen-year-old Daisy meets people worth living for and begins to question the heavy-handed government controls she has dealt with for eleven years
Lucy Rose [big on plans] by Katy Kelly ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lucy Rose records in her diary her special summer plans--to make a keychain for her mother, to help decorate the living room, to prevent her parents' divorce, to vanquish some squirrels, and to enjoy a ninth birthday adventure with her father
Sammy Keyes and the runaway elf by Wendelin Van Draanen ( Recording )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a dog she is watching disappears from a city parade and the owner receives a ransom note, thirteen-year-old Sammy must use her detective skills to solve the mystery
Sammy Keyes and the search for Snake Eyes by Wendelin Van Draanen ( Recording )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When thirteen-year-old Sammy finds herself with an abandoned baby on her hands, she sets out to find the young mother, who may belong to a gang, and accidentally jeopardizes her position on the softball team
Sammy Keyes and the Hollywood mummy by Wendelin Van Draanen ( Recording )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Hollywood actress, who had been competing with Sammy's mother for an important role, is murdered, but thirteen-year-old Sammy and her friend Marissa are on the case
Sammy Keyes and the Sisters of Mercy by Wendelin Van Draanen ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sammy continues to make life with her grandmother interesting as she tries to discover who is stealing from St. Mary's Church, befriends a homeless girl, and plays in a softball tournament against a bitter rival
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Jayne, Tara

Lenore, Lenore
Sands, T. (Narrator)
Stein, Alissa
Languages
English (158)
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