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Porter, George

Overview
Works: 146 works in 249 publications in 1 language and 4,855 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Trials, litigation, etc  Detective and mystery fiction  Textbooks 
Roles: Author, Composer, Editor, Performer, Other
Classifications: PZ7.C5792, FIC
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Most widely held works by George Porter
Mitch and Amy by Beverly Cleary( Book )

20 editions published between 1967 and 1991 in English and held by 2,123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twins Mitch and Amy were always squabbling, but when the school bully started picking on them they had something in common, and they couldn't waste time fighting with each other
The Christmas tree mystery by Wylly Folk St. John( Book )

2 editions published between 1969 and 1976 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When twelve-year-old Beth finds she has wrongly accused a boy of stealing their Christmas tree ornaments, she tries to clear his name by finding the real thief
A papa like everyone else by Sydney Taylor( Book )

2 editions published between 1966 and 1989 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mama and her two young daughters wait for five long years on their small farm in Czechoslovakia for Papa to send for them to join him in America
The money machine by Keith Robertson( Book )

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a Secret service agent arrives to investigate their harmless practical joke, two teen-age boys are put on the trail of a gang of counterfeiters
The fabulous earthworm deal by Arthur D Stapp( Book )

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When he first started to breed worms to sell to fishermen, a young boy didn't take into account that his friend, the real brains behind the business venture, would have ideas that would take him from the disaster of too few worms to the near disaster of too many
War work by Zibby Oneal( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bored with salvaging scrap material in their war efforts, three Midwestern children decide to hunt enemy spies and become embroiled in real intrigue
A long walk on a short doc by Pat Richoux( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fifteen-year-old tomboy sailing enthusiast fears that the summer at the lake will be spoiled when her friends develop an interest in dating and she seems to be the odd one out
Treasure on Heron's Neck by Elizabeth Crosgrove Ladd( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marty spends a trouble-filled summer attempting to exonerate herself of the blame for a fire that could have destroyed vast portions of land
Follow the leader by Pat Richoux( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Being a member of the school's marching band is an exciting challenge for a fourteen-year-old girl who plays the tenor saxophone
Marty runs away to sea by Elizabeth Crosgrove Ladd( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl runs away to take a job on a schooner until her hospitalized father recovers, feeling that to yield to her aunt's plans to refine her would mean an end to the unencumbered life she enjoyed with her father
Mr. Toast & the secret of Gold Hill by Stuart Brent( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family's gentlemanly dog accompanies them on a treasure hunt and is an indispensable member of the expedition
Wanderings in Tasmania by George PORTER( Book )

6 editions published between 1934 and 1989 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes historical account of treatment of Tasmanian Aborigines, based on secondary sources, mainly Bonwick; visits to Cape Barren and Flinders Islands
The guest dog by Alberta Eiseman( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dog that Megan found frozen in the ice keeps coming back to see her so often that the owner finally grants the animal visiting rights
Ontario Public School health book by Donald T Fraser( Book )

4 editions published between 1925 and 1938 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mechanism of carbon formation : Scheveningen, Netherlands Conference, 3-7 May, 1954 by George Porter( Book )

4 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canyon of whispers by L. A Wadsworth( Book )

1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mystery at the Black Cat by L. A Wadsworth( Book )

1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I Came Out Sideways by George Porter( )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Porter was born on the fault-line, that perilous place where he lived neither in material comfort nor in abject poverty. To one side of his family's cramped home in Waterloo, were the terrors of the Liverpool slums, where they would surely end up if his father continued to bet on losers; to the other were the well-to-do who lived in council houses and had manners and ways of life that were completely alien to 'little Georgie.' His boyhood heroes were Flash Gordon, Zorro and - best of
 
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Mitch and Amy
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English (61)

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