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Sachs, Marilyn

Overview
Works: 144 works in 487 publications in 3 languages and 33,176 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Psychological fiction  Young adult works 
Roles: Correspondent, Editor, Recipient
Classifications: PZ7.S1187, [FIC]
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Publications about Marilyn Sachs
Publications by Marilyn Sachs
Most widely held works about Marilyn Sachs
 
Most widely held works by Marilyn Sachs
The Big book for peace by Ann Durell( Book )
7 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and Spanish and held by 2,157 libraries worldwide
The wisdom of peace and the absurdity of fighting are demonstrated in seventeen stories and poems by outstanding authors of today such as Jean Fritz, Milton Meltzer, and Nancy Willard, illustrated by famous illustrators such as Paul Zelinsky, the Dillons, and Maurice Sendak
The bears' house by Marilyn Sachs( Book )
19 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in English and held by 1,764 libraries worldwide
Although she sucks her thumb, smells bad, and loses herself in the make-believe world of the three bears' dollhouse, ten-year-old Fran knows how to take care of her baby sister better than anybody else
Veronica Ganz by Marilyn Sachs( Book )
23 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in English and held by 1,307 libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Veronica manages to bully everyone in her class, except for shrimpy Peter Wedemeyer who keeps taunting and outsmarting her at every opportunity
A pocket full of seeds by Marilyn Sachs( Book )
14 editions published between 1934 and 2012 in English and held by 1,210 libraries worldwide
During World War II in occupied France, a young Jewish girl returns from an overnight visit with a friend to find her family has disappeared
The fat girl by Marilyn Sachs( Book )
14 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 1,199 libraries worldwide
Jeff, a high school senior, becomes obsessed with creating a new, beautiful, person out of an unhappy fat girl, but when she begins to think independently, he loses control of the situation
Fourteen by Marilyn Sachs( Book )
4 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 1,080 libraries worldwide
Having to contend with a suffering poet-father and an author-mother who uses her daughters's life as material for her popular books, fourteen-year-old Rebecca finds her life is further disrupted by the new boy next door and his enigmatic family
Peter and Veronica by Marilyn Sachs( Book )
15 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,039 libraries worldwide
A twelve-year-old Jewish boy struggles to maintain his friendship with his tomboy classmate, Veronica, despite the opposition of their parents and the disapproval of his other friends
The four ugly cats in apartment 3D by Marilyn Sachs( Book )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 960 libraries worldwide
After a neighbor in her apartment building dies, ten-year-old Lily tries to find homes for his four ugly, noisy cats
A secret friend by Marilyn Sachs( Book )
10 editions published between 1978 and 1988 in English and held by 954 libraries worldwide
Ten-year-old Jessica loses her best friend, and in struggling to win her back finds out some important things about friendship
Underdog by Marilyn Sachs( Book )
9 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and held by 948 libraries worldwide
Lonely, confused, and in need of love in her new life with an aunt and uncle in San Francisco, a twelve-year-old orphan searches for her long-lost dog
What my sister remembered by Marilyn Sachs( Book )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 931 libraries worldwide
While visiting her younger sister Molly, Beth confronts painful memories of the sudden death of her parents and the subsequent adoption of the sisters by different families
Almost fifteen by Marilyn Sachs( Book )
9 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in English and held by 920 libraries worldwide
Worried by her parents lack of concern about family finances and her own lack of a boyfriend, Imo generates income from babysitting and gets a crush on the father of one of her charges
The truth about Mary Rose by Marilyn Sachs( Book )
11 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 910 libraries worldwide
Eleven-year-old Mary Rose has always idolized the aunt she was named after until she discovers conflicting evidence about her aunt's heroism
Call me Ruth by Marilyn Sachs( Book )
5 editions published between 1982 and 1995 in English and held by 899 libraries worldwide
The daughter of a Russian immigrant family, newly arrived in Manhattan in 1908, has conflicting feelings about her mother's increasingly radical union involvement
Dorrie's book by Marilyn Sachs( Book )
8 editions published between 1975 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 843 libraries worldwide
An only child relates the trials and tribulations she experiences when her mother has triplets
Fran Ellen's house by Marilyn Sachs( Book )
4 editions published between 1987 and 1997 in English and held by 839 libraries worldwide
When Fran and her brother and sisters reunite with their mother after living with foster families for two years, Fran has a difficult time adjusting to her new life
Baby sister by Marilyn Sachs( Book )
8 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and held by 826 libraries worldwide
Fifteen-year-old Penny enjoys living in the shadow of her idolized older sister, who is quirky, self-centered, impossible, and loved by everyone
At the sound of the beep by Marilyn Sachs( Book )
7 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 780 libraries worldwide
Distraught at the thought of their parents' divorcing, a brother and sister run away from home and take up residence in Golden Gate Park, where they encounter many homeless people and hear there is a murderer loose among them
Class pictures by Marilyn Sachs( Book )
5 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in English and held by 778 libraries worldwide
Pat recalls her friendship with Lolly from the day they met in kindergarten until they graduated from high school
Thirteen going on seven by Marilyn Sachs( Book )
5 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 767 libraries worldwide
When her twin sister begins to assert her individuality and her grandmother suddenly dies, thirteen-year-old Dezzey finds some comfort in her relationships with her grandfather and a new friend and in an interest in the environment
 
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Alternative Names
Sachs, Marilyn Stickle, 1927-
サックス, マリリン
Languages
English (190)
German (3)
Spanish (1)
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