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Fox, Paula

Overview
Works: 148 works in 991 publications in 20 languages and 44,306 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  History  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sea stories  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.F838, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Paula Fox
Publications by Paula Fox
Most widely held works by Paula Fox
The slave dancer : a novel by Paula Fox( Book )
135 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 7,176 libraries worldwide
Kidnapped by the crew of an Africa-bound ship, a thirteen-year-old boy discovers to his horror that he is on a slaver and his job is to play music for the exercise periods of the human cargo
One-eyed cat : a novel by Paula Fox( Book )
80 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in 10 languages and held by 4,842 libraries worldwide
An eleven-year-old shoots a stray cat with his new air rifle, subsequently suffers from guilt, and eventually assumes responsibility for it
Monkey island by Paula Fox( Book )
26 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 2,444 libraries worldwide
Forced to live on the streets of New York after his mother disappears from their hotel room, eleven-year-old Clay is befriended by two men who help him survive
The village by the sea by Paula Fox( Book )
21 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,037 libraries worldwide
When her father enters the hospital to have open-heart surgery, ten-year-old Emma is sent to Peconic Bay to live with her tormented aunt and finds the experience painful until she meets a friend who suggests making a miniature village in the sand
The moonlight man by Paula Fox( Book )
20 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 1,936 libraries worldwide
Fifteen-year-old Catherine and her father take their first joint vacation in Nova Scotia and finally get to know each other
Western wind : a novel by Paula Fox( Book )
15 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 1,495 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Elizabeth resents being sent to stay on a small Maine island after the arrival of her new baby brother, but the time she spends with her artist grandmother and an unusual young neighbor help her to see things differently
The stone-faced boy by Paula Fox( Book )
23 editions published between 1968 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 1,352 libraries worldwide
Only his strange great-aunt seems to understand the thoughts behind a young boy's expressionless face as he returns on an eerie, snowy night from rescuing a dog that dislikes him
A place apart by Paula Fox( Book )
24 editions published between 1977 and 1993 in 5 languages and held by 1,315 libraries worldwide
Victoria flytter med sin mor til en lille by. Hun føler sig ensom, men møder Hugh. De har det godt sammen, indtil Victyoria finder ud af at han udnytter hende
The eagle kite : a novel by Paula Fox( Book )
26 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 1,310 libraries worldwide
Liam's father has AIDS, and his family cannot talk about it until Liam reveals a secret that he has tried to deny ever since he saw his father embracing another man at the beach
How many miles to Babylon? : a novel by Paula Fox( Book )
30 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,233 libraries worldwide
A young boy who skips school to go to his secret place, a deserted house, is forced to join three older boys in their dognapping ring
Lily and the lost boy by Paula Fox( Book )
9 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and German and held by 1,167 libraries worldwide
Eleven-year-old Lily has grown closer to her thirteen-year-old brother Paul during the spring their family has spent on the Greek island Thasos, until the unpredictable behavior of another American boy disrupts their lives
Desperate characters by Paula Fox( Book )
61 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 1,100 libraries worldwide
First published in 1970 to great acclaim, this novel stands as one of the most dazzling and rigorous examples of the storyteller's craft in postwar American literature--a novel that, according to Irving Howe, ranks with "Billy Budd" and "The Great Gatsby."
A servant's tale by Paula Fox( Book )
30 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,028 libraries worldwide
Luisa de la Cueva and her family leave their home on a small Caribbean island and try to start a new life in the barrios of New York
Portrait of Ivan by Paula Fox( Book )
20 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,017 libraries worldwide
An eleven-year-old boy gains new understanding of himself and his father after a trip to Florida with unusual people
Maurice's room by Paula Fox( Book )
21 editions published between 1966 and 1994 in 5 languages and held by 971 libraries worldwide
Eight-year-old Maurice's struggle to protect his bedroom full of treasured "junk" from unsympathetic parents undergoes a transformation when the family moves to the country
Blowfish live in the sea by Paula Fox( Book )
25 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 965 libraries worldwide
Carrie's half brother Ben has long felt rejected by his father until, on a strange visit in Boston, he is able to see that his father really needs him
The slave dancer by Paula Fox( Sound Recording )
33 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in English and held by 957 libraries worldwide
Kidnapped by the crew of an Africa-bound ship, a thirteen-year-old boy discovers to his horror that he is on a slaver and his job is to play music for the exercise periods of the human cargo
The widow's children by Paula Fox( Book )
28 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 901 libraries worldwide
An evening dining out with the family in New York City escalates into a feast of vicious innuendo and subtle cruelty for Laura Maldonado Clapper, her husband, her browbeaten daughter, her flamboyant brother, and an editor she has not seen in over a year
A likely place by Paula Fox( Book )
11 editions published between 1967 and 1997 in English and held by 827 libraries worldwide
A little boy who can't spell or ever seem to please his parents spends a week with a kooky babysitter and makes a special friend
The God of nightmares by Paula Fox( Book )
20 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 811 libraries worldwide
In 1941, at twenty-three years of age, Helen leaves upstate New York for the first time and sets out in search of her aunt in New Orleans. There she finds a new life of passion and adventure
 
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Alternative Names
Paula Fox Amerikaans schrijver
Paula Fox amerikansk författare
Paula Fox amerikansk skribent
Paula Fox écrivain américaine
Paula Fox scrittrice statunitense
Paula Fox US-amerikanische Schriftstellerin
Phox, Pola 1923-
Фокс, Паула
פוקס, פולה
باولا فوكس، 1923-
پائولا فاکس نویسنده آمریکایی
폴라 팍스
フォックス, ポーラ
ポーラ・フォックス
寶拉·福克斯
葆拉·福克斯
Languages
English (457)
German (92)
Spanish (59)
French (42)
Italian (29)
Dutch (10)
Danish (9)
Croatian (4)
Chinese (3)
Hungarian (3)
Korean (3)
Finnish (3)
Swedish (2)
Persian (2)
Hebrew (2)
Slovenian (1)
Serbian (1)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (1)
Portuguese (1)
Norwegian (1)
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