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McGovern, Cammie

Overview
Works: 19 works in 128 publications in 10 languages and 8,158 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Romance fiction  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Children's audiobooks  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3613.C49, 813.6
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Cammie McGovern
Publications by Cammie McGovern
Most widely held works by Cammie McGovern
Eye contact : a novel by Cammie McGovern( Book )
36 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,094 libraries worldwide
In the aftermath of a child's shocking murder, the mother of the only witness, an autistic boy, struggles to work through her son's trauma and his communication disabilities in order to help
Say what you will by Cammie McGovern( Book )
14 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,429 libraries worldwide
"Born with cerebral palsy, Amy can't walk without a walker, talk without a voice box, or even fully control her facial expressions. Plagued by obsessive-compulsive disorder, Matthew is consumed with repeated thoughts, neurotic rituals, and crippling fear. Both in desperate need of someone to help them reach out to the world, Amy and Matthew are more alike than either ever realized. When Amy decides to hire student aides to help her in her senior year at Coral Hills High School, these two teens are thrust into each other's lives. As they begin to spend time with each other, what started as a blossoming friendship eventually grows into something neither expected"--
Neighborhood watch : a novel by Cammie McGovern( Book )
12 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,070 libraries worldwide
Exonerated by DNA evidence twelve years after being convicted of murdering a neighbor, librarian Betsy Treading returns to her suburban community determined to salvage her life and find the true killer, an effort complicated by dangerous town secrets
A step toward falling by Cammie McGovern( Book )
5 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 969 libraries worldwide
When Emily sees her developmentally disabled classmate Belinda being attacked, she does nothing at all. Belinda, however, manages to save herself. When their high school finds out what happened, Emily and Lucas, a football player who was also there that night, are required to perform community service at a center for disabled people. But can they do anything that will actually help the one person they hurt the most?
Just my luck by Cammie McGovern( Book )
4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 585 libraries worldwide
This year is not going at all how Benny Barrows expected. He hasn't gotten any better at riding a bike -- even though his brother George, who's autistic, can actually do tricks. His best friend moved away and he's having trouble finding a new one. His teacher is suddenly acting very strange. And worst of all, Benny worries he's to blame for the accident that sent his dad to the hospital. When his principal announces a contest that will recognize students for their good deeds around the school, Benny starts to think his mom might be right -- when bad things happen, you should focus on helping others. But no matter how helpful Benny tries to be, no one seems to notice. Making videos with his toy figurines is the only time Benny feels like he's in control -- and the only time he can imagine a happy ending. Now Benny just needs to figure out how to do the same for him and his family
The art of seeing : a novel by Cammie McGovern( Book )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 547 libraries worldwide
In this mesmerizing and intimate literary debut, McGovern chronicles the intertwined lives of sisters, from childhood through adulthood. Written by the sister of actress Elizabeth McGovern, this first novel is a masterfully crafted and absorbing statement about the nature of celebrity and visibility, and the powerful and enduring connection between sisters and families
Eye contact by Cammie McGovern( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 324 libraries worldwide
Two children wander off from their school playground during recess. Hours later, they are found in the woods - one murdered, the other hiding near the body. Adam, the survivor and the only witness, is a nine-year-old autistic boy who cannot describe what he saw or heard. His mother must interpret the changes in Adam not only to help him through the trauma, but also to help the police catch a killer
Say what you will : they told each other-- everything-- except what matters most by Cammie McGovern( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 283 libraries worldwide
Born with cerebral palsy, Amy can't walk without a walker, talk without a voice box, or even fully control her facial expressions. Plagued by obsessive-compulsive disorder, Matthew is consumed with repeated thoughts, neurotic rituals, and crippling fear. Both in desperate need of someone to help them reach out to the world, Amy and Matthew are more alike than either ever realized. When Amy decides to hire student aides to help her in her senior year at Coral Hills High School, these two teens are thrust into each other's lives. As they begin to spend time with each other, what started as a blossoming friendship eventually grows into something neither expected
Neighborhood watch a novel by Cammie McGovern( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 195 libraries worldwide
Librarian Betsy Treading, convicted of murdering her neighbor, returns to her suburban community to find the true killer
Amy and Matthew by Cammie McGovern( Book )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
"Amy is unflinchingly honest about her limitations. Born with cerebral palsy, she can't walk or talk without help. But trapped inside this uncooperative body lies a brilliant mind and a luminous spirit - a girl capable of truly loving and worthy of being loved in return. Matthew has his own set of challenges - a mind consumed by unwanted repeated thoughts, obsessive rituals and a crippling fear that he can't explain. But underneath all of the anxiety lies a deep seed of hope for someone to come along who believes in him. This is the story of Amy and Matthew. It may not be a fairy tale romance or set in an imagined world far from our own. But the love they share is real. And yes, there's magic in it"--Publisher's website
A step toward falling by Cammie McGovern( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
Emily has always been the kind of girl who tries to do the right thing-until one night when she does the worst thing possible. She sees Belinda, a classmate with developmental disabilities, being attacked. Inexplicably, she does nothing at all. Belinda, however, manages to save herself. When their high school finds out what happened, Emily and Lucas, a football player who was also there that night, are required to perform community service at a center for disabled people. Soon, Lucas and Emily begin to feel like maybe they're starting to make a real difference. Like they would be able to do the right thing if they could do that night all over again. But can they do anything that will actually help the one person they hurt the most?
Just my luck by Cammie McGovern( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Fourth grade is not going at all how Benny Barrows hoped. He hasn't found a new best friend. He's still not a great bike rider, even though his brother George, who's autistic, can do tricks. And worst of all, he worries his dad's recent accident might be all his fault. Benny tries to take his mom's advice and focus on helping others, and to take things one step at a time. But when his dad ends up in the hospital again, Benny doesn't know how he and his family will overcome all the bad luck that life seems to have thrown their way
A novel by Cammie McGovern( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
When the body of a girl is found in the woods adjoining a local school, the only witness to the killing is a nine-year-old boy with autism. But as he threatens to regress into his silent world, his mother searches for a way to draw him back
A step towards falling by Cammie McGovern( Book )
3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
When Emily sees her developmentally disabled classmate Belinda being attacked, she does nothing at all. Belinda, however, manages to save herself. When their high school finds out what happened, Emily and Lucas, a football player who was also there that night, are required to perform community service at a center for disabled people. But can they do anything that will actually help the one person they hurt the most?
Izravan pogled by Cammie McGovern( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in Croatian and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Chester and gus by Cammie McGovern( Book )
in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
READS-TO-GO [bookclub kit foreye contact] ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Two children disappear into the woods behind Woodside Elementary School. Hours later one of them, nine-year-old Adam, is found alive, the sole witness to his playmate's murder. But Adam is autistic and can say nothing about what he saw. Only his mother, Cara, has the power to penetrate his silence. When another child goes missing and Cara's unsettling past emereges from the shadows, she has to ask herself whether her efforts to protect her son have exposed him to unimaginable danger
Beyond the magically (dis)abled by Cammie McGovern( Article )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Mac Govern Cammie
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Mc Govern Cammie
מגאוורן, קאמי
Languages
English (100)
Italian (8)
Dutch (6)
German (3)
Spanish (3)
French (2)
Swedish (2)
Croatian (1)
Polish (1)
Hebrew (1)
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