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Rock, Gail

Works: 9 works in 56 publications in 2 languages and 5,255 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  Christmas stories 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PZ7.R587, [FIC]
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Publications about Gail Rock
Publications by Gail Rock
Most widely held works by Gail Rock
The house without a Christmas tree by Gail Rock( Book )
22 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,568 libraries worldwide
In 1946 a ten-year-old girl tries to understand and overcome her stern father's objections to having a Christmas tree in the house
The Thanksgiving treasure by Gail Rock( Book )
8 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in English and held by 1,420 libraries worldwide
Addie's Thanksgiving gesture toward a crochety old man enriches both their lives
The house without a Christmas tree ( visu )
2 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and held by 830 libraries worldwide
Set in Nebraska during 1946. Ten-year-old Addie Mills wants a Christmas tree for the holidays but her father, an embittered widower, absolutely refuses until he is touched by an act of generosity which teaches him an important lesson about the spirit of Christmas
Addie and the king of hearts by Gail Rock( Book )
10 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in English and held by 654 libraries worldwide
Addie's feelings for her handsome seventh grade teacher are focused toward the Valentines's dance when she hopes to impress him with her sophistication
A dream for Addie by Gail Rock( Book )
6 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in English and held by 574 libraries worldwide
Despite their age difference, twelve-year-old Addie discovers she has something in common with the actress who is otherwise friendless in her old home town
The Easter promise ( visu )
5 editions published between 1974 and 1998 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 104 libraries worldwide
In a small Nebraska town in the late 1940s, Addie Mills and her young friends are excited over the visit of a celebrity, a local woman who became a successful Broadway actress and has returned home for a short time following the death of her mother. Addie brings the woman home for the family Easter celebration, and the little girl's concern and kindness help the woman see the promise of better days ahead
The house by Gail Rock( file )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
It's Christmastime in 1946, and all Addie wants is a pair of cowboy boots and a Christmas tree Ten-year-old Addie lives in Clear River, Nebraska, population fifteen hundred, with her stoic but loving father and quirky grandmother. Carla Mae is her neighbor and best friend in the fifth grade. Carla Mae's house is different than Addie's-she has five siblings and another on the way, while Addie is an only child. It's the week before Christmas, and shopping lists are at the front of the girls' minds. Addie's house doesn't have a tree-her dad says they are a waste of money, and they'll be opening
The holiday treasure ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Ten-year-old Addie is determined to share her Thanksgiving dinner with an elderly, hermit-like neighbor, despite a long-standing family feud
La casa senza albero di Natale by Gail Rock( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in Italian and held by 1 library worldwide
Alternative Names
English (53)
Italian (1)
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