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Owens, Gail

Overview
Works: 109 works in 287 publications in 5 languages and 49,522 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery stories 
Roles: Illustrator, Compiler
Classifications: PZ7.S68524, [FIC]
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Publications about Gail Owens
Publications by Gail Owens
Most widely held works by Gail Owens
Encyclopedia Brown and the case of the mysterious handprints by Donald J Sobol( Book )
13 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and Chinese and held by 3,053 libraries worldwide
The ten-year-old detective continues his war on crime in Idaville through ten more cases, for which the reader is invited to guess the solution before it is revealed
Encyclopedia Brown and the case of the disgusting sneakers by Donald J Sobol( Book )
11 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 2,784 libraries worldwide
America's Sherlock Holmes in sneakers continues his war on crime in ten more cases, the solutions to which are found in the back of the book
Encyclopedia Brown and the case of the treasure hunt by Donald J Sobol( Book )
19 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 2,531 libraries worldwide
America's Sherlock Holmes in sneakers continues his war on crime in ten more cases, the solutions to which are found in the back of the book
The Cybil war by Betsy Cromer Byars( Book )
9 editions published between 1981 and 1990 in English and held by 2,011 libraries worldwide
A story of the pangs of growing up
The hot & cold summer by Johanna Hurwitz( Book )
11 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 2,009 libraries worldwide
Two inseparable ten-year-old boys discover there is room in their friendship for another person and it really doesn't matter that she is a girl
The adventures of Ali Baba Bernstein by Johanna Hurwitz( Book )
12 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in English and French and held by 1,805 libraries worldwide
Eight-year-old David is convinced that his life will be more adventurous when he changes his name to Ali Baba
Addie across the prairie by Laurie Lawlor( Book )
6 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in English and held by 1,487 libraries worldwide
Unhappy to leave her home and friends, Addie reluctantly accompanies her family to the Dakota Territory and slowly begins to adjust to life on the prairie
I had a friend named Peter : talking to children about the death of a friend by Janice Cohn( Book )
3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 1,204 libraries worldwide
When Betsy learns about the death of a friend, her parents and kindergarten teacher answer questions about dying, funerals, and the burial process
Julia and the hand of God by Eleanor Cameron( Book )
4 editions published between 1977 and 1989 in English and held by 1,142 libraries worldwide
A series of crises lead 11-year-old Julia to see her family in a different light and help her reaffirm her ambition to be a writer
Hurray for Ali Baba Bernstein by Johanna Hurwitz( Book )
2 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 1,029 libraries worldwide
The further adventures and misadventures of nine-year-old Ali Baba Bernstein
That Julia Redfern by Eleanor Cameron( Book )
8 editions published between 1982 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 962 libraries worldwide
Family loss and other unexpected, even strange occurrences cannot dampen for long the spirits of the irrepressible Julia. Sequel to "Julia's Magic."
Hail, hail, Camp Timberwood by Ellen Conford( Book )
2 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in English and held by 941 libraries worldwide
Relates the experiences of 13-year-old Melanie as she tries to cope with the traumas and pleasures of her first year at summer camp
The cat next door by Betty Ren Wright( Book )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 935 libraries worldwide
After Grandma dies the annual visit to her summer cabin is not the same but the cat next door remembers how things used to be and cheers a grieving grandchild
Angie's first case by Donald J Sobol( Book )
6 editions published in 1981 in English and French and held by 920 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Angie, while tracking a gang of teenage thieves to help her sister who is a police officer, becomes dangerously involved with counterfeiters
Ella of all of a kind family by Sydney Taylor( Book )
4 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in English and held by 906 libraries worldwide
When Jules comes to see her after his return from the war, Ella finds it difficult to have some time alone with him
Julia's magic by Eleanor Cameron( Book )
8 editions published between 1984 and 1989 in English and Spanish and held by 861 libraries worldwide
A broken perfume bottle and the threat of losing their home cause a crisis in the Redfern family that shakes Julia's belief in magic
The up & down spring by Johanna Hurwitz( Book )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 855 libraries worldwide
While vacationing at Bolivia's house in Ithaca, New York, eleven-year-old Rory tries to hide his fear of flying after Bolivia suggests a trip in her uncle's airplane
The down & up fall by Johanna Hurwitz( Book )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 759 libraries worldwide
Bolivia looks forward to the new experiences as she starts middle school while spending six months with her great-aunt and uncle, but her friends Rory and Derek want to keep Bolivia all to themselves
Witch's sister by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor( Book )
7 editions published between 1970 and 1993 in English and held by 745 libraries worldwide
Lynn's growing conviction that her sister is learning witchcraft from a neighbor reaches its peak when Lynn, her sister, and brother are left for a weekend in the neighbor's charge
Vinegar pancakes and vanishing cream by Bonnie Pryor( Book )
5 editions published between 1987 and 1996 in English and held by 744 libraries worldwide
Surrounded by siblings who are either athletic, smart, or cute, Martin wonders who he is while enduring a wild camping trip, disasters in the kitchen, and other family escapades
 
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Alternative Names
オーウェン, ゲイル
Languages
English (132)
Spanish (4)
Chinese (2)
French (2)
Galician (1)
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