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McCormick, Patricia 1956-

Overview
Works: 43 works in 366 publications in 16 languages and 19,948 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Novels in verse  Young adult works  Medical fiction  History  Biographies  Biographical fiction  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author, Collector, Contributor, Narrator, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.5.M43, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Patricia McCormick
Publications by Patricia McCormick
Most widely held works about Patricia McCormick
 
Most widely held works by Patricia McCormick
Sold by Patricia McCormick( Book )
54 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 4,525 libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Lakshmi leaves her poor mountain home in Nepal thinking that she is to work in the city as a maid only to find that she has been sold into the sex slave trade in India and that there is no hope of escape
Cut by Patricia McCormick( Book )
41 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,667 libraries worldwide
While confined to a mental hospital, thirteen-year-old Callie slowly comes to understand some of the reasons behind her self-mutilation, and gradually starts to get better
Purple Heart by Patricia McCormick( Book )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 2,571 libraries worldwide
While recuperating in a Baghdad hospital from a traumatic brain injury sustained during the Iraq War, eighteen-year-old soldier Matt Duffy struggles to recall what happened to him and how it relates to his ten-year-old friend, Ali
Never fall down : a novel by Patricia McCormick( Book )
31 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,322 libraries worldwide
"Cambodian child soldier Arn Chorn-Pond defied the odds and used all of his courage and wits to survive the murderous regime of the Khmer Rouge"--
I am Malala : how one girl stood up for education and changed the world by Malala Yousafzai( Book )
32 editions published between 2014 and 2018 in English and held by 1,904 libraries worldwide
Malala Yousafzai was only ten years old when the Taliban took control of her region. They said music was a crime. They said women weren't allowed to go to the market. They said girls couldn't go to school. Raised in a once-peaceful area of Pakistan transformed by terrorism, Malala was taught to stand up for what she believes. So she fought for her right to be educated. And on October 9, 2012, she nearly lost her life for the cause: She was shot point-blank while riding the bus on her way home from school. No one expected her to survive. Now Malala is an international symbol of peaceful protest and the youngest ever Nobel Peace Prize nominee. In this Young Readers Edition of her memoir, which includes exclusive photos and material, we hear firsthand the story of a girl who knew from a young age that she wanted to change the world -- and did. Malala's story will open your eyes to another world and will make you believe in hope, truth, miracles and the possibility that one person -- one young person -- can inspire change in her community and beyond
My brother's keeper by Patricia McCormick( Book )
14 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and German and held by 955 libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Toby, a prematurely gray-haired Pittsburgh Pirates fan and baseball card collector, tries to cope with his brother's drug use, his father's absence, and his mother dating Stanley the Food King
The plot to kill Hitler : Dietrich Bonhoeffer : pastor, spy, unlikely hero by Patricia McCormick( Book )
10 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and held by 945 libraries worldwide
It was April 5, 1943, and the Gestapo would arrive any minute. Dietrich Bonhoeffer had been expecting this day for a long time. He had put his papers in order -- and left a few notes specifically for Hitler's men to see. Two SS agents climbed the stairs and told the boyish-looking Bonhoeffer to come with them. He calmly said good-bye to his parents, put his Bible under his arm, and left. Upstairs there was proof, in his own handwriting, that this quiet young minister was part of a conspiracy to kill Adolf Hitler. This account includes the discovery that Bonhoeffer was one of the first people to provide evidence to the Allies that Jews were being deported to death camps. It takes readers from his privileged early childhood to the studies and travel that would introduce him to peace activists around the world -- eventually putting this gentle, scholarly pacifist on a deadly course to assassinate one of the most ruthless dictators in history
Sergeant Reckless : the true story of the little horse who became a hero by Patricia McCormick( Book )
5 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 908 libraries worldwide
When a group of US Marines fighting in the Korean War found a bedraggled little mare, they wondered if she could be trained to as a packhorse. They had no idea that the skinny, underfed horse had one of the biggest and bravest hearts they d ever known. And one of the biggest appetites! Soon Reckless showed herself more than willing to carry ammunition too heavy for the soldiers to haul. As cannons thundered and shells flew through the air, she marched into battle again and again becoming the only animal ever to officially hold military rank and receive two Purple Hearts
I am Malala : how one girl stood up for education and changed the world by Malala Yousafzai( Sound Recording )
17 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 540 libraries worldwide
I Am Malala is the memoir of a remarkable teenage girl who risked her life for the right to go to school. Raised in a changing Pakistan by an enlightened father from a poor background and a beautiful, illiterate mother from a political family, Malala was taught to stand up for what she believes. I Am Malala tells her story of bravery and determination in the face of extremism, detailing the daily challenges of growing up in a world transformed by terror. Written for her peers with critically acclaimed author Patricia McCormick, this important book is about the value of speaking out against intolerance and hate. It's a message of hope from one girl who dreams of education for every girl in every country
Cut by Patricia McCormick( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 503 libraries worldwide
While confined to a mental hospital, thirteen-year-old Callie slowly comes to understand some of the reasons behind her self-mutilation, and gradually starts to get better
Friends : stories about new friends, old friends, and unexpectedly true friends ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 472 libraries worldwide
A collection of stories dealing with friendship and the effects that it can have on the lives of the people involved
Never fall down : a novel by Patricia McCormick( file )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
"Cambodian child soldier Arn Chorn-Pond defied the odds and used all of his courage and wits to survive the murderous regime of the Khmer Rouge"--Publisher
Malala, mi historia by Malala Yousafzai( Book )
22 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 252 libraries worldwide
When the Taliban took control of the Swat Valley in Pakistan, one girl spoke out. Malala Yousafzai refused to be silenced and fought for her right to an education. She was shot in the head at point-blank range while riding the bus home from school, but her miraculous recovery has taken her on an extraordinary journey. Herein is the remarkable tale of a family uprooted by global terrorism, and of a father who encouraged his daughter to attend school in a society that prizes sons
Sold by Patricia McCormick( Sound Recording )
18 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 218 libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Lakshmi leaves her poor mountain home in Nepal thinking that she is to work in the city as a maid only to find that she has been sold into the sex slave trade in India and that there is no hope of escape
Purple Heart by Patricia McCormick( Sound Recording )
17 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
While recuperating in a Baghdad hospital from a traumatic brain injury sustained during the Iraq War, eighteen-year-old soldier Matt Duffy struggles to recall what happened to him and how it relates to his ten-year-old friend, Ali
Malala : the girl who stood up for education and changed the world by Malala Yousafzai( Book )
5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Written in collaboration with critically acclaimed NATIONAL BOOK AWARD finalist Patricia McCormick, Malala tells her story - from her childhood in the Swat Valley to the shooting, her recovery and new life in England. She's a girl who loves cricket, gossips with her best friends, and, on the day of the shooting, nearly overslept and missed an exam. A girl who saw women suddenly banned from public, schools blown up, the Taliban seize control, and her homeland descend into a state of fear and repression. This is the story of her life, and also of her passionate belief in every child's right to education, her determination to make that a reality throughout the world, and her hope to inspire others
The plot to kill Hitler : Dietrich Bonhoeffer, pastor, spy, unlikely hero by Patricia McCormick( file )
4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
Perfect for fans of suspenseful nonfiction such as books by Steve Sheinkin, this is a page-turning narrative about Dietrich Bonhoeffer, a pastor and pacifist who became an unlikely hero during World War II and took part in a plot to kill Hitler. Written by two-time National Book Award finalist Patricia McCormick, author of Sold and Never Fall Down and coauthor of the young reader's edition of I Am Malala. It was April 5, 1943, and the Gestapo would arrive any minute. Dietrich Bonhoeffer had been expecting this day for a long time. He had put his papers in order--and left a few notes specifically for Hitler's men to see. Two SS agents climbed the stairs and told the boyish-looking Bonhoeffer to come with them. He calmly said goodbye to his parents, put his Bible under his arm, and left. Upstairs there was proof, in his own handwriting, that this quiet young minister was part of a conspiracy to kill Adolf Hitler.This compelling, brilliantly researched account includes the remarkable discovery that Bonhoeffer was one of the first people to provide evidence to the Allies that Jews were being deported to death camps. It takes readers from his privileged early childhood to the studies and travel that would introduce him to peace activists around the world--eventually putting this gentle, scholarly pacifist on a deadly course to assassinate one of the most ruthless dictators in history. The Plot to Kill Hitler provides fascinating insights into what makes someone stand up for what's right when no one else is standing with you. It is a question that every generation must answer again and again
Malala : how one girl stood up for education and changed the world by Malala Yousafzai( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Malala : meine Geschichte by Malala Yousafzai( Book )
10 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in German and Undetermined and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Malalas Schicksal bewegt die Welt. Zum ersten Mal erzählt die jüngste Friedensnobelpreisträgerin nun ihr Leben für jugendliche Leser selbst einfühlsam, aufrüttelnd und direkt. Die damals 15-jährige Malala wollte einfach nur zur Schule gehen - doch für die Taliban haben Mädchen kein Recht auf Bildung. Am 9. Oktober 2012 schossen ihr Terroristen in den Kopf, als sie auf dem Weg von der Schule nach Hause war. Malala hat den Anschlag schwer verletzt überlebt, doch aufgegeben hat sie nicht. Sie setzt ihren Kampf für Bildung unermüdlich fort und ist damit zum Vorbild vieler Jugendlicher auf der ganzen Welt geworden. In einer einzigartigen Zusammenarbeit mit der Bestsellerautorin Patricia McCormick gelingt es Malala auf höchst bewegende Weise und anhand vieler persönlicher Fotos und Dokumente, ihren jungen Lesern ein authentisches Bild von ihrem Leben und den Ereignissen in Pakistan zu vermitteln. Sie berichtet von ihrer Schulzeit und ihren Freundinnen, davon, wie die Anfeindungen der Extremisten täglich zunahmen, wie sie Widerstand leistete und ihr Leben dadurch eine tragische Wendung nahm. Mit vielen Fotos, Karten, Glossar und Zeittafel, um das Verständnis der komplexen Geschichte Pakistans und der Taliban zu erleichtern
Moi, Malala en luttant pour l'éducation, elle a changé le monde by Malala Yousafzai( Book )
8 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in French and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Ce livre est une version pour enfants des mémoires de Malala, bestseller du "New York Times. "Malala Yousafzai n'avait que 10 ans lorsque les talibans ont pris le contrôle de son quartier. Ils disaient qu'écouter de la musique était un crime. Que les femmes n'avaient pas le droit de se rendre au marché. Que les filles ne devaient pas aller à l'école. Elevée au Pakistan, dans une région autrefoies paisible mais transformée depuis par le terrorisme, Malala a appris à défendre ses convictions. Face au fanatisme, elle ose lever la voix pour continuer à étudier. Le 9 octobre 2012, son courage manque de lui coûter la vie: on lui tire dessus à bout portant alors qu'elle revient de l'école. Personne ne s'attend à ce qu'elle survive. Depuis, elle est devenue le symbole international de la manisfestation pacifique. Elle est également la plus jeune personne à avoir été nominée pour le prix Nobel de la paix." (3ème de converture)
 
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Alternative Names
Cormick, Patricia Mc 1956-
Mac Cormick Patricia
MacCormick Patricia
MacCormick, Patricia 1956-
Mc Cormick Patricia
Mc Cormick, Patricia 1956-
McCormick, P. 1956-
McCormick Patricia
McCormick, Patricia K.
Patricia McCormick auteur de romans pour la jeunesse, journaliste, enseignante
Patricia McCormick (author) Amerikaans schrijfster
マコーミック, パトリシア
Languages
English (248)
German (28)
French (15)
Spanish (14)
Catalan (5)
Dutch (4)
Italian (3)
Japanese (2)
Romansh (1)
Chinese (1)
Turkish (1)
Finnish (1)
Arabic (1)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (1)
Nepali (1)
Czech (1)
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