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Peck, Robert Newton

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Works: 126 works in 547 publications in 7 languages and 49,844 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Christian fiction  Domestic fiction  Biography  Young adult works  Christmas stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.P339, [FIC]
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A day no pigs would die by Robert Newton Peck( Book )
110 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 5,417 libraries worldwide
To a thirteen-year-old Vermont farm boy whose father slaughters pigs for a living, maturity comes early as he learns "doing what's got to be done," especially regarding his pet pig who cannot produce a litter
Soup by Robert Newton Peck( Book )
24 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,818 libraries worldwide
The adventures and misadventures of two boys growing up in a small Vermont town
Soup for president by Robert Newton Peck( Book )
11 editions published between 1978 and 1999 in English and held by 1,547 libraries worldwide
Everyone in Miss Kelly's class is excited about the upcoming election for school president. The good news is that Rob's best friend, Soup, is the boys' candidate, and the bad news is that the girls' candidate is Rob's sweetheart, Norma Jean Bissell. Soup is sure he's a cinch to win with Rob as his campaign manager and schemes up some exciting and dangerous advertising, never thinking about the consequences. As the days go by, Rob's still not certain whom to vote for, especially when he receives a secret note from Norma Jean. The only thing he's certain of is no matter which way he votes, he's going to be in big trouble!
A part of the sky by Robert Newton Peck( Book )
12 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,540 libraries worldwide
In Vermont, the trials of Rob Peck, a 13-year-old boy who takes over the family farm when his father dies. The cow goes dry, the ox dies, there follows the worst drought in memory--one disaster after another, but he takes them like a man. By the author of A Day No Pigs Would Die
Soup & me by Robert Newton Peck( Book )
13 editions published between 1975 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,509 libraries worldwide
The further adventures and misadventures of Rob and Soup, two boys growing up in a small Vermont town
A day no pigs would die by Robert Newton Peck( Sound Recording )
48 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,443 libraries worldwide
To a thirteen-year-old Vermont farm boy whose father slaughters pigs for a living, maturity comes early as he learns "doing what's got to be done," especially regarding his pet pig who cannot produce a litter
Soup on wheels by Robert Newton Peck( Book )
10 editions published between 1981 and 1999 in English and held by 1,411 libraries worldwide
Rob and Soup vie for the prize in their town's "Vermont Mardy Grah."
Horse thief : a novel by Robert Newton Peck( Book )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,282 libraries worldwide
In 1938, with the help of a doctor and her elderly, horse-thieving father, a seventeen-year-old orphan steals thirteen horses from Chickalookee, Florida's doomed rodeo and finds a family in the process
Soup on fire by Robert Newton Peck( Book )
8 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 1,244 libraries worldwide
Rob and Soup set in motion a wild scheme to catch the eye of the Hollywood talent scout visiting their small Vermont town
Soup on ice by Robert Newton Peck( Book )
10 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 1,205 libraries worldwide
Rob and Soup engineer an incredible appearance by Santa and his sleigh in their small Vermont town
The horse hunters by Robert Newton Peck( Book )
6 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 1,181 libraries worldwide
In 1932 in Florida, despite his older brother's objections, fifteen-year-old Ladd finds himself, through a series of unforeseen circumstances, traveling alone more than 100 miles to bring back wild horses for the rodeo and for breeding
Soup in the saddle by Robert Newton Peck( Book )
8 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in English and held by 1,179 libraries worldwide
Anticipating the celebration of Miss Kelly Day in honor of the teacher of their one-room school in Learning, Vermont, Soup and Rob save the day from certain catastrophe at the hands of Dr. Elsa Pinkerton Uppit
Soup's hoop by Robert Newton Peck( Book )
5 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 1,147 libraries worldwide
Soup's crazy plan to help his town's basketball team to victory includes constructing a musical instrument called a spitzentootle and snaring the evil Janice Riker in an unpleasant trap
Soup in love by Robert Newton Peck( Book )
6 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 1,097 libraries worldwide
As Valentine's Day approaches their Vermont town of Learning, Soup and Rob experience several forms of love
Soup's goat by Robert Newton Peck( Book )
5 editions published between 1984 and 1989 in English and held by 1,068 libraries worldwide
Clean and tidy cousin Sexton lends unsual talent to Soup and Rob as they engage in the town's goat-cart race
Soup's drum by Robert Newton Peck( Book )
6 editions published between 1979 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,000 libraries worldwide
Rob totes Soup's huge drum through the Fourth of July parade before he realizes Soup hasn't carried his share. Before the close of the celebration Rob gets even
Cowboy ghost by Robert Newton Peck( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 978 libraries worldwide
Growing up without a mother and with an aloof father on a cattle ranch in Florida in the first part of the 1900s has made Titus very close to his older brother, Micah, and determined to make Micah proud of him when the two go on their first cattle drive together
Arly by Robert Newton Peck( Book )
6 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 935 libraries worldwide
Although Arly Poole seems bound to follow in his father's footsteps as a field worker in Jailtown, Florida, where his family lives in 1927 in the shadow of a cruel boss, his world suddenly seems larger when a schoolteacher comes to town
Fawn, a novel by Robert Newton Peck( Book )
6 editions published between 1975 and 1979 in English and held by 895 libraries worldwide
At the time of the Battle of Ticonderoga in 1758, an Indian boy, the son of a Jesuit priest, observes the savagery of the French, English, and Indians, and tries to save his father from what could be a terrible fate
Soup ahoy by Robert Newton Peck( Book )
6 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 861 libraries worldwide
A radio contest, the impending visit of actor Sinker O. Sailor to their small Vermont town, and rumors of a black pearl in Wet Lake spur Soup and Rob on to a spectacular nautical disaster
 
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Alternative Names
Newton Peck, Robert 1928-
Peck, Robert
Pekku, Robāto Nyūton 1928-
ペック, ロバート・ニュートン
Languages
English (282)
French (18)
Chinese (6)
German (5)
Japanese (5)
Korean (4)
Polish (2)
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