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Branscum, Robbie

Overview
Works: 30 works in 58 publications in 3 languages and 5,675 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.B7367, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Robbie Branscum
Publications by Robbie Branscum
Publications by Robbie Branscum, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Robbie Branscum
The girl by Robbie Branscum( Book )
5 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 560 libraries worldwide
Left with her four brothers and sisters in the care of a cruel grandmother who resents their existence, an eleven-year-old girl struggles for survival in a poor Arkansas hill community
Toby, Granny, and George by Robbie Branscum( Book )
3 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 459 libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Toby living in the Arkansas hills with her Granny relates the dramatic events of the summer that changed and improved their daily life
Johnny May by Robbie Branscum( Book )
3 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 434 libraries worldwide
A nine-year-old girl recounts her experiences growing up in the Arkansas hill country in the late 1940's
The adventures of Johnny May by Robbie Branscum( Book )
3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 417 libraries worldwide
As poor as any in the Arkansas hills, Johnny May struggles against great odds to provide her grandparents with a real Christmas
The murder of Hound Dog Bates : a novel by Robbie Branscum( Book )
6 editions published between 1982 and 1995 in English and Japanese and held by 397 libraries worldwide
When Sassafras Bates finds his dog dead, he suspects that one of his three spinster aunts is the murderer
The saving of P.S. by Robbie Branscum( Book )
3 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 370 libraries worldwide
A twelve-year-old Arkansas girl rejects the idea of her preacher father's remarriage and sets about destroying it
To the tune of a hickory stick by Robbie Branscum( Book )
2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 335 libraries worldwide
Mistreated by their cruel uncle, a backwoods brother and sister find refuge in the schoolhouse where they spend the winter hiding with their teacher and senile grandfather
Toby alone by Robbie Branscum( Book )
3 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 275 libraries worldwide
Having driven Johnny Joe off in her grief at Granny's death, Toby, now 14, resolves to win him back. Sequel to "Toby, Granny, and George."
Johnny May grows up by Robbie Branscum( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 273 libraries worldwide
Johnny May comes of age when she realizes that her attempt at self-improvement is for her own gratification, not just to please her boyfriend
Spud Tackett and the angel of doom by Robbie Branscum( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 262 libraries worldwide
An evil evangelical preacher disrupts life in an Arkansas farm community during the Second World War, affecting fifteen-year-old Spud, his grandmother, and cousin Leroy
The ugliest boy by Robbie Branscum( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 230 libraries worldwide
Unexpected romance and a snake cult prompt the teenage son of an Arkansas preacher to reconsider his negative feelings about himself and his family
Cheater and Flitter Dick : a novel by Robbie Branscum( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 214 libraries worldwide
Fourteen-year-old Cheater lives with her adopted, hard-drinking father, her beloved rooster Flitter Dick, and an odd assortment of animals on an Arkansas farm. When a tornado forces her to take in the farm owner's family, she must struggle to support the enlarged household and cope with the owner's difficult wife
Old Blue Tilley by Robbie Branscum( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 214 libraries worldwide
Orphaned, fourteen-year-old Hambone accompanies the circuit-riding preacher, Old Blue Tilley, on his rounds high up in Ozark mountains and everywhere they go they find that Oxalee, Old Blue's sworn enemy, has been there before them
Three buckets of daylight by Robbie Branscum( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 204 libraries worldwide
Two Arkansas mountain boys try to save themselves from a curse cast by a neighbor who catches them stealing her apples
For love of Jody by Robbie Branscum( Book )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
In the Arkansas hills during a calamity-filled summer of the Depression and Ma's third pregnancy, 12-year-old Frankie overcomes her bitterness toward her mother and jealousy over her younger, mentally retarded sister
Toby and Johnny Joe by Robbie Branscum( Book )
3 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 200 libraries worldwide
Toby and Johnny Joe's blissful marriage is cruelly interrupted by World War II
Cameo Rose by Robbie Branscum( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 183 libraries worldwide
Fourteen-year-old Cameo Rose's insatiable curiosity about the murder of a local ne'er-do-well gets her in trouble with her taciturn neighbors in the Arkansas hills
Me and Jim Luke by Robbie Branscum( Book )
2 editions published between 1971 and 1975 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
When they discover the Klan is responsible for the dead man they found stuffed in a hollow tree, two boys find their own lives endangered
The three wars of Billy Joe Treat by Robbie Branscum( Book )
3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 146 libraries worldwide
A thirteen-year-old farm boy during World War II carries on private "wars" with his mother and a sadistic teacher
Il truce assassinio del cane di Bates by Robbie Branscum( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in Italian and held by 49 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Robbie Branscum American writer
Robbie Branscum Amerikaans schrijfster (1937-1997)
Robbie Branscum scrittrice statunitense
ブランスカム, R
Languages
English (44)
Japanese (2)
Italian (1)
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