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Taylor, Theodore 1921-2006

Overview
Works: 155 works in 629 publications in 2 languages and 42,333 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Sea stories  Drama  Television adaptations  Young adult works 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PZ7.T2186, [FIC]
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Publications by Theodore Taylor, published posthumously.
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The cay by Theodore Taylor( Book )
89 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in English and held by 6,186 libraries worldwide
When the freighter on which they are traveling is torpedoed by a German submarine during World War II, an adolescent white boy, blinded by a blow on the head, and an old black man are stranded on a tiny Caribbean island where the boy acquires a new kind of vision, courage, and love from his old companion
Timothy of the cay by Theodore Taylor( Book )
31 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and German and held by 2,833 libraries worldwide
Having survived being blinded and shipwrecked on a tiny Caribbean island with the old black man Timothy, twelve-year-old white Phillip is rescued and hopes to regain his sight with an operation. Alternate chapters follow the life of Timothy from his days as a young cabin boy
The trouble with Tuck by Theodore Taylor( Book )
35 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in English and held by 2,646 libraries worldwide
A young girl trains her blind dog to follow and trust a seeing-eye companion dog
The bomb by Theodore Taylor( Book )
16 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,764 libraries worldwide
In 1945, when the Americans liberate the Bikini Atoll from the Japanese, fourteen-year-old Sorry Rinamu does not realize that in the next year he will lead a desperate effort to save his island home from a much more deadly threat
The weirdo by Theodore Taylor( Book )
30 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 1,741 libraries worldwide
Seventeen-year-old Chip Clewt fights to save the black bears in the Powhatan Swamp, a National Wildlife Refuge, in North Carolina
The cay by Theodore Taylor( Sound Recording )
29 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 1,607 libraries worldwide
When the freighter on which they are traveling is torpedoed by a German submarine during World War II, an adolescent white boy, blinded by a blow on the head, and an old black man are stranded on a tiny Caribbean island where the boy acquires a new kind of vision, courage, and love from his old companion
Air raid--Pearl Harbor! The story of December 7, 1941 by Theodore Taylor( Book )
10 editions published between 1971 and 2006 in English and held by 1,483 libraries worldwide
Examines from both the American and Japanese points of view the political and military events leading up to the attack on Pearl Harbor
Sniper by Theodore Taylor( Book )
7 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 1,445 libraries worldwide
Fifteen-year-old Ben must cope alone when a mysterious sniper begins shooting the big cats in his family's private zoological preserve
Ice drift by Theodore Taylor( Book )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,236 libraries worldwide
Two Inuit brothers must fend for themselves while stranded on an ice floe that is adrift in the Greenland Strait
Walking up a rainbow : being the true version of the long and hazardous journey of Susan D. Carlisle, Mrs. Myrtle Dessery, Drover Bert Pettit, and cowboy Clay Carmer and others by Theodore Taylor( Book )
14 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in English and held by 1,128 libraries worldwide
In 1852, a fourteen-year-old orphan and her elderly guardian, accompanied by a tough drover and his crew, take several thousand sheep from Iowa to California, returning by ship through the Panama Canal, to raise money to save the girl's home from a villainous debt collector
Teetoncey by Theodore Taylor( Book )
14 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in English and held by 1,078 libraries worldwide
In this first novel of a trilogy, eleven-year-old Ben rescues an English girl from a shipwreck off the Outer Banks of North Carolina; and, though she becomes part of his family, she never speaks
Tuck triumphant by Theodore Taylor( Book )
10 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,048 libraries worldwide
Fourteen-year-old Helen, her blind dog Friar Tuck, and her family face some dramatic challenges when they discover that the Korean boy they have adopted is deaf. Sequel to "The Trouble with Tuck."
A sailor returns by Theodore Taylor( Book )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 953 libraries worldwide
Evan, an eleven-year-old boy in 1914 whose strict father has little time for him, is delighted when his long-lost grandfather returns, relates his many sea adventures, and hobbles around like Evan who has a club foot
The Maldonado miracle by Theodore Taylor( Book )
12 editions published between 1973 and 2003 in English and held by 891 libraries worldwide
A twelve-year-old Mexican crosses the border illegally to join his father in California
Battle in the arctic seas : the story of convoy PQ 17 by Theodore Taylor( Book )
2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 883 libraries worldwide
Describes the disastrous voyage from Iceland to Russia of the supply-laden allied convoy PQ 17 during the summer of 1942
Lord of the Kill by Theodore Taylor( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 848 libraries worldwide
With his parents in India, sixteen-year-old Ben Jepson is in charge of Los Coyotes Preserve, a refuge for big cats near Los Angeles, when two powerful groups try to shut it down by intimidation, murder, and kidnapping the largest tiger in captivity
The hostage by Theodore Taylor( Book )
6 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 838 libraries worldwide
Fourteen-year-old Jamie has second thoughts about harboring a killer whale that his father and he captured off the coast of Vancouver, British Columbia and plan to sell to a sea amusement park
Maria, a Christmas story by Theodore Taylor( Book )
7 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 755 libraries worldwide
Eleven-year-old Maria and her family are the first Mexican Americans to enter a float in the annual Christmas parade in San Lazaro, California
Billy the Kid : a novel by Theodore Taylor( Book )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 746 libraries worldwide
Young William Bonney is talked into committing his first train robbery, unaware that his cousin and best friend, Willie Monroe, is now sheriff of the nearest town, and that his fellow robbers are already wanted in four states
To kill the leopard by Theodore Taylor( Book )
4 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 708 libraries worldwide
Merchant mariner Sully Jordan never dreamed that he would be actively involved in United States naval defense against Hitler's U-boat onslaught in World War II. Not until his tankers are torpedoed twice--by the same relentless, stealthy submarine with snarling leopards painted on its conning tower. What ensues is one man's gritty battle against an invincible U-boat
 
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Alternative Names
Lang, T. T.
Lang, T. T., 1921-
Lang, T. T., 1921-2006
Lang, T. T. 1921-2006 Pseudonym
Taylor, Theodore Langhans 1921-2006 Vollstaendiger Name
Tejlor, Teodor, 1921-2006
テイラー, セオドア
Languages
English (355)
German (3)
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