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Laiken, Deidre S.

Overview
Works: 52 works in 172 publications in 5 languages and 9,272 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Adventure stories  Action and adventure fiction  Bildungsromans  Sea stories  Humorous fiction  Young adult works  Biography 
Roles: Author, Adapter
Classifications: PR5486, FIC
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Publications about Deidre S Laiken
Publications by Deidre S Laiken
Most widely held works by Deidre S Laiken
Treasure Island by Deidre S Laiken( Book )
27 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,258 libraries worldwide
While going through the possessions of a deceased guest who owed them money, the mistress of the inn and her son find a treasure map that leads to a pirate fortune as well as great danger
Black Beauty by Anna Sewell( Book )
25 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,214 libraries worldwide
Recounts how a horse in nineteenth-century England experiences both good and bad masters. Features pop-up illustrations
The adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Deidre S Laiken( Book )
12 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,139 libraries worldwide
Recounts the adventures of a young boy and an escaped slave as they travel down the Mississippi River on a raft
The wizard of Oz by Deidre S Laiken( Book )
17 editions published between 1952 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,012 libraries worldwide
"Dorothy, a farm girl from Kansas, is whisked away by a cyclone to a mysterious and magical land called Oz."--Page 4 of cover
The adventures of Tom Sawyer by Deidre S Laiken( Book )
6 editions published between 1979 and 1992 in English and held by 723 libraries worldwide
The adventures of a boy growing up in a nineteenth-century Mississippi River town as he plays hookey on an island, witnesses a crime, hunts for the pirates' treasure, and becomes lost in a cave
Heidi by Deidre S Laiken( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 651 libraries worldwide
An orphan sent to live with her grandfather learns to love both the old man and the Swiss Alps and is homesick when she goes to the city to be a companion for an invalid
Lovestrong : a woman doctor's true story of marriage and medicine by Dorothy Greenbaum( Book )
5 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 561 libraries worldwide
Recounts Dorothy Greenbaum's decision, at age twenty-three and with a six-month-old baby, to become a doctor and follows her and her family through the years of study to the setting up of practice in pediatrics
Listen to me, I'm angry by Deidre S Laiken( Book )
2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 521 libraries worldwide
Advice for teenagers on how to cope with their angry feelings and the anger of others directed toward them
Death among strangers by Deidre S Laiken( Book )
9 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and Japanese and held by 446 libraries worldwide
Speedwalking : the exercise alternative by Lilian Rowen( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 371 libraries worldwide
Daughters of divorce : the effects of parental divorce on women's lives by Deidre S Laiken( Book )
3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 321 libraries worldwide
The adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 263 libraries worldwide
The adventures of a mischievous young boy and his friends growing up in a Mississippi River town in the nineteenth century
Killing time in Buffalo : a novel by Deidre S Laiken( Book )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and Japanese and held by 191 libraries worldwide
"Set in Buffalo, N.Y., during the "love summer" of 1967 with its drug-induced frolicking, Renee and Fran, university students, have chosen to spend the summer in one of the run-down apartment buildings that face Days Park, a Haight-Ashbury for those who can't afford airfare to San Francisco. The two girls have swallowed whole the vague rhetoric of an escapist hippie generation to whom money is vulgar but shoplifting is a political act."--Publisher's Weekly
The adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain( Book )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
A classic story of the mischievous 19th-century boy in a Mississippi River town and his friends, Huck Finn and Becky Thatcher, as they run away from home, witness a murder, and find treasure in a cave
The sweet dreams love book : understanding your feelings by Deidre S Laiken( Book )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )
5 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in French and English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
While going through the possessions of a deceased guest who owed them money, the mistress of the inn and her son find a treasure map that leads to a pirate fortune as well as great danger
Beautiful body building : weight training for women for fitness, strength and good looks by Deidre S Laiken( Book )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Pain-free, drug free menstruation by Deidre S Laiken( Book )
5 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Killing time by Deidre S Laiken( Book )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Mind/body/spirit : the martial arts and Oriental medicine by Deidre S Laiken( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Introduces kung-fu, karate, judo, tai chi, Oriental healing, acupuncture, herbal medicine, and chʻi which comprise an entire system of knowledge characterized by meditation, study, healing, and self-defense
 
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Alternative Names
Laiken, Daidrë
Laiken, Deidre
Laiken, Deirdre S.
ライケン, デイドラ・S
Languages
English (116)
French (7)
Chinese (5)
Spanish (4)
Japanese (3)
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