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Smith, Doris Buchanan

Overview
Works: 47 works in 157 publications in 3 languages and 13,648 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works 
Roles: Correspondent, Recipient
Classifications: PZ7.S64474, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Doris Buchanan Smith
Publications by Doris Buchanan Smith
Publications by Doris Buchanan Smith, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Doris Buchanan Smith
 
Most widely held works by Doris Buchanan Smith
A taste of blackberries by Doris Buchanan Smith( Book )
41 editions published between 1973 and 2005 in English and held by 3,240 libraries worldwide
A young boy recounts his efforts to adjust to the accidental death of his best friend. Grade 3.8; Points 2.0
Return to Bitter Creek : a novel by Doris Buchanan Smith( Book )
10 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 1,416 libraries worldwide
An illegitimate child in the South learns the meaning of love and family life
The pennywhistle tree by Doris Buchanan Smith( Book )
3 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 1,153 libraries worldwide
A rift develops in the closeness shared by eleven-year-old Jonathon and his best friends when a new boy moves onto the street and insists on pushing himself into Jonathon's life
Kelly's creek by Doris Buchanan Smith( Book )
4 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 856 libraries worldwide
An eight-year-old boy's struggle to cope with a special physical problem is relieved by daily visits to a marsh and learning about its marine life
The first hard times by Doris Buchanan Smith( Book )
8 editions published between 1983 and 1990 in English and held by 849 libraries worldwide
Devoted to the memory of her father, who has been missing in action in Vietnam for more than ten years, Ancil has difficulty accepting her new stepfather. A companion volume to Last Was Lloyd
Last was Lloyd by Doris Buchanan Smith( Book )
8 editions published between 1981 and 1990 in English and held by 843 libraries worldwide
A friendless, overweight 12-year-old with an overprotective mother begins to change the monotonous pattern of his life
Best girl by Doris Buchanan Smith( Book )
3 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 815 libraries worldwide
As she struggles to cope with a difficult mother and finding her place in the world, young Nealy Compton finds solace in the relative solitude and safety beneath her neighbor's porch
Kick a stone home by Doris Buchanan Smith( Book )
4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 662 libraries worldwide
A shy fifteen-year-old girl, more at ease on the sports field than anywhere else, tries to cope with new feelings and a gradual understanding of herself, her divorced parents, and other people around her
Karate dancer by Doris Buchanan Smith( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 512 libraries worldwide
Passionate about karate, fourteen-year-old Troy tries to convince his disapproving parents about the true nature of the art and its importance in his life
Laura upside-down : a novel by Doris Buchanan Smith( Book )
3 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 467 libraries worldwide
Ten-year-old Laura must deal with her unease about her lack of religious upbringing, when her best friends are Jewish and Christian, and with her feelings for a mysterious neighbor who seems to be a witch
Salted lemons by Doris Buchanan Smith( Book )
2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 459 libraries worldwide
Ten-year-old Darby Bannister has difficulty adjusting to a new environment when she moves with her family from Washington, D.C., to Atlanta in the middle of World War II
Dreams & drummers by Doris Buchanan Smith( Book )
3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 401 libraries worldwide
Growing up is not quite so easy as she'd expected for a teenage girl in a small Georgia town
Tough Chauncey by Doris Buchanan Smith( Book )
2 editions published between 1974 and 1986 in English and held by 400 libraries worldwide
Abused by his grandfather and neglected by his mother, a "tough" thirteen-year-old sees running away as the only solution to changing his life until a friend opens his eyes to an alternative
Moonshadow of Cherry Mountain by Doris Buchanan Smith( Book )
3 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and held by 377 libraries worldwide
A mountain family with adopted children and a dog must learn to deal with their new neighbors, who bring some "modern" changes to their mountain home
Voyages : a novel by Doris Buchanan Smith( Book )
2 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 366 libraries worldwide
While immobilized in a hospital bed, Janessa journeys into a world of dreamlike adventures with the gods of Norse legend
Remember the red-shouldered hawk by Doris Buchanan Smith( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 258 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old John-too is dismayed when his grandmother, who has come to live with his family, begins to experience increasing incidents of confusion and memory loss
Up and over by Doris Buchanan Smith( Book )
3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 204 libraries worldwide
A high school track star struggles to find himself in the weeks just before graduation
Taste of blackberries by Doris Buchanan Smith( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 138 libraries worldwide
A young boy recounts his efforts to adjust to the accidental death of his best friend
Un sabor a moras by Doris Buchanan Smith( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 136 libraries worldwide
En esta novela el niño Jamie muere y su mejor amigo tiene que encarar solo la tragedia
We gingen bramen plukken by Doris Buchanan Smith( Book )
4 editions published between 1976 and 1988 in Dutch and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Een jongetje vertelt over de dood van zijn vriendje, wat ze samen beleefd hebben en het verdriet waarmee hij te kampen heeft
 
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Alternative Names
Buchanan Smith, Doris
Buchanan Smith, Doris, 1934-2002
Smith, Doris B.
Languages
English (111)
Dutch (4)
Spanish (1)
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