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Giff, Patricia Reilly

Overview
Works: 331 works in 1,654 publications in 10 languages and 139,686 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Young adult works  Biography  Christmas stories  Hanukkah stories  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.G3626, [FIC]
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Publications about Patricia Reilly Giff
Publications by Patricia Reilly Giff
Most widely held works by Patricia Reilly Giff
Pictures of Hollis Woods by Patricia Reilly Giff( Book )
42 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 5,087 libraries worldwide
A troublesome twelve-year-old orphan, staying with an elderly artist who needs her, remembers the only other time she was happy in a foster home, with a family that truly seemed to care about her
Lily's crossing by Patricia Reilly Giff( Book )
29 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 4,797 libraries worldwide
During a summer spent at Rockaway Beach in 1944, Lily's friendship with a young Hungarian refugee causes her to see the war and her own world differently
Willow Run by Patricia Reilly Giff( Book )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,238 libraries worldwide
During World War II, after moving with her parents to Willow Run, Michigan, when her father gets a job in the B-24 bomber-building factory, eleven-year-old Meggie learns about different kinds of bravery from all of the people around her
Wild girl by Patricia Reilly Giff( Book )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and French and held by 4,035 libraries worldwide
When twelve-year-old Lidie leaves Brazil to join her father and brother on a horse ranch in New York, she has a hard time adjusting to her changed circumstances, as does a new horse that has come to the ranch
A house of tailors by Patricia Reilly Giff( Book )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 3,647 libraries worldwide
When thirteen-year-old Dina emigrates from Germany to America in 1871, her only wish is to return home as soon as she can, but as the months pass and she survives a multitude of hardships living with her uncle and his young wife and baby, she finds herself thinking of Brooklyn as her home
Nory Ryan's song by Patricia Reilly Giff( Book )
23 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,514 libraries worldwide
When a terrible blight attacks Ireland's potato crop in 1845, twelve-year-old Nory Ryan's courage and ingenuity help her family and neighbors survive
Eleven by Patricia Reilly Giff( Book )
18 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,327 libraries worldwide
When Sam, who is a talented woodworker but can barely read, discovers an old newspaper clipping just before his eleventh birthday, it brings forth memories from his past. With the help of a new friend at school and the castle they are building for a school project, his questions are eventually answered
All the way home by Patricia Reilly Giff( Book )
15 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 2,027 libraries worldwide
In 1941, circumstances bring together Brick, a boy from New York's apple country, and Mariel, a young girl made shy by her bout with polio, and the two make a journey from Brooklyn back to help Brick's elderly neighbors save their apple crop and to help Mariel learn about her past
The beast in Ms. Rooney's room by Patricia Reilly Giff( Book )
39 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,019 libraries worldwide
It's September again.What does it mean for Richard "Beast" Best to be left back? It means being teased by his old friends while he's stuck facing the same old teacher in the same old classroom. He even has to take a special reading class with "babies" like Emily Arrow and Matthew Jackson. And just like last year, he can't help getting into trouble.But with the help of Mrs. Paris, the reading teacher, Beast starts to enjoy reading and just might find a way to help the second grade win the school banner for best class. Held back for a year in second grade, Richard can't seem to help getting into trouble, until he gets really interested in reading and helps his class in a special way
Maggie's door by Patricia Reilly Giff( Book )
13 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,979 libraries worldwide
In the mid-1800s, Nory and her neighbor and friend, Sean, set out separately on a dangerous journey from famine-plagued Ireland, hoping to reach a better life in America
December secrets by Patricia Reilly Giff( Book )
19 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 1,836 libraries worldwide
Each student in Ms. Rooney's room celebrates the December holidays by being a secret pal to a classmate
The candy corn contest by Patricia Reilly Giff( Book )
31 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,830 libraries worldwide
Richard looks forward to the Candy Corn contest in Ms. Rooney's class, but he can't resist sneaking just a few pieces
Fish face by Patricia Reilly Giff( Book )
33 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 1,754 libraries worldwide
Beginning reader
In the dinosaur's paw by Patricia Reilly Giff( Book )
26 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,713 libraries worldwide
When the kids in Ms. Rooney's class return to school after Christmas, one of them suspects he has found a magic ruler that makes wishes come true
Laura Ingalls Wilder : growing up in the little house by Patricia Reilly Giff( Book )
12 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 1,687 libraries worldwide
A biography of the author of the "Little House" books, including the years of her marriage to Almanzo Wilder
The Valentine star by Patricia Reilly Giff( Book )
21 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,576 libraries worldwide
As Valentine's Day approaches and her class becomes busy making cards, Emily is worried about her fight with Sherri, who tells her, "You'll be sorry."
Fourth-grade celebrity by Patricia Reilly Giff( Book )
25 editions published between 1923 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,574 libraries worldwide
Cassandra Eleanor Valentine searches for a way to become a celebrity in her school
Snaggle doodles by Patricia Reilly Giff( Book )
33 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,533 libraries worldwide
Emily Arrow has two problems: trying to work with her invention group in which bossy Linda Lorca is in charge, and thinking of a wedding present for Ms. Vincent, the student teacher
Today was a terrible day by Patricia Reilly Giff( Book )
16 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 1,511 libraries worldwide
Follows the humorous mishaps of a second grader who is learning to read
Lazy lions, lucky lambs by Patricia Reilly Giff( Book )
37 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,492 libraries worldwide
The children in Ms. Rooney's room are supposed to be writing about real people, but writing is Beast's worst subject. From the Trade Paperback edition
 
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Alternative Names
Giff, Patricia Reilly
Reilly Giff, Patricia 1933-
Reilly Giff Patricia 1935-....
Reilly, Patricia 1935-
ギフ, パトリシア・ライリー
ギフ, パトリシア・ライリイ
Languages
English (362)
Spanish (32)
French (15)
Catalan (15)
Japanese (14)
Dutch (13)
Chinese (6)
German (3)
Persian (1)
Czech (1)
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