skip to content

Pfeffer, Susan Beth 1948-

Overview
Works: 159 works in 639 publications in 6 languages and 51,034 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Science fiction  Diary fiction  Young adult works  History  Children's audiobooks  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Creator
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about Susan Beth Pfeffer
Publications by Susan Beth Pfeffer
Most widely held works about Susan Beth Pfeffer
 
Most widely held works by Susan Beth Pfeffer
Life as we knew it by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )
35 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 5,820 libraries worldwide
Through journal entries sixteen-year-old Miranda describes her family's struggle to survive after a meteor hits the moon, causing worldwide tsunamis, earthquakes, and volcanic eruptions
The dead and the gone by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )
32 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 4,501 libraries worldwide
After a meteor hits the moon and sets off a series of horrific climate changes, seventeen-year-old Alex Morales must take care of his sisters alone in the chaos of New York City
This world we live in by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )
22 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,295 libraries worldwide
When the moon's gravitational pull increases, causing massive natural disasters on earth, Miranda and her family struggle to survive in a world without cities or sunlight, and wonder if anyone else is still alive
The year without Michael by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )
16 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and French and held by 1,607 libraries worldwide
The remaining members of the Chapman family try to cope with the disappearance of fourteen-year-old Michael
Who were they really? : the true stories behind famous characters by Susan Beth Pfeffer( file )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,433 libraries worldwide
In a heavily illustrated, scrapbook format, readers will learn about the real-life people behind the beloved book characters they've come to know. From Christopher Robin and Peter Rabbit to Peter Pan's Lost Boys and Alice in Wonderland, award-winning author Susan Beth Pfeffer explores the real lives of the real people who inspired the creation of literature's greatest characters. There are even a few surprises about Mother Goose!
The shade of the moon by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )
10 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,415 libraries worldwide
"Jon Evans is one of the lucky ones--until he realizes that escaping his safe haven may be the only way to truly survive"--
Kid power by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )
14 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,144 libraries worldwide
Eleven-year-old Janie advertises to do odd jobs in her neighborhood and receives so much business, she hires her friends and becomes manager of the Kid Power Agency
Life as we knew it by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Sound Recording )
19 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 1,077 libraries worldwide
Through journal entries sixteen-year-old Miranda describes her family's struggle to survive after a meteor hits the moon, causing worldwide tsunamis, earthquakes, and volcanic eruptions
Blood wounds by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,028 libraries worldwide
Willa seems to have a perfect life as a member of a loving blended family until the estranged father she barely remembers murders his wife and children, then heads toward Willa and her mother
What do you do when your mouth won't open? by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )
8 editions published between 1981 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 896 libraries worldwide
Reesa's delight in winning the junior high school essay contest vanishes as soon as she learns she is expected to read her essay to an audience of 500 people
Jo's story by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 893 libraries worldwide
When a wealthy aunt offers to adopt one of the March girls, ten-year-old Jo decides the best thing to do is sacrifice herself. Tomboy Jo March would rather die than spend time with wealthy, proper Aunt March. She'd much rather race against the boys at school or star in all the swashbuckling plays she writes. But when Aunt March offers to adopt one of the March sisters to help ease the family money problems, Jo decides to make the ultimate sacrifice. She'll tear herself away from her sisters and parents--the family she dearly loves--if it means they'll have a better life. She's determined to become the perfect lady. Now Jo has to convince her family that she's sincere about her decision by taking on a role that may be too difficult to act
Beth's story by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 818 libraries worldwide
Relates ten-year-old Beth's exciting trip to pre-Civil War New York City with Marmee and Father. Painfully shy Beth March is excited to be visiting New York City with her parents. The theater, opera, symphony, museums--Beth loves every minute of her adventure. She even meets Abraham Lincoln, and has the courage to tell him that women deserve the right to vote. But once she's back home in Massachusetts, none of Beth's schoolmates believe that she really spoke to Mr. Lincoln or that she even met him. They know Beth is shy--too shy to speak to a man running for President of the United States. Even Beth's younger sister, Amy, thinks she's lying. Now Beth wishes she'd never been to New York ... until she's surprised by an unexpected visitor
Courage, Dana by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )
7 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 806 libraries worldwide
After becoming a celebrity for saving a child's life, seventh-grader Dana finds herself in a situation at school that requires even more courage
Just between us by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )
7 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in English and held by 795 libraries worldwide
By becoming the subject of her mother's experiment for a class in behavior modification, Cass learns how to keep a secret. Then she learns a secret that traps her in a no-win situation between two friends
Dear dad, love Laurie by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and held by 783 libraries worldwide
Laurie's letters to her divorced father chronicle her year in the sixth grade and her efforts to enter her school's program for the gifted and talented
Amy's story by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 777 libraries worldwide
Because she desperately wants to have her picture taken, ten-year-old Amy finds a way to accumulate the necessary five dollars but then decides to spend it in another way. Beautiful Amy March, the youngest March sister, is a talented artist. Everyone praises her lifelike portraits. The one person she can't draw is herself. So when a photographer's studio opens in town, Amy is thrilled. Now her pretty blond curls and piercing blue eyes can be captured forever in a photograph. A photograph costs quite a bit of money--more than she has, and more than her parents can give her. Amy thinks of a clever way to come up with the money ... and soon she has enough. But she decides to spend her savings on a gift for her father--a gift that will warm his heart when he's far away from home, and that ultimately gives Amy an unexpected gift in return
Meg's story by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and Turkish and held by 774 libraries worldwide
When ten-year-old Meg receives an invitation to a friend's picnic but Jo does not, Meg must decide whether to decline in loyalty to her sister or to follow her heart and attend
This world we live in by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 714 libraries worldwide
When the moon's gravitational pull increases, causing massive natural disasters on earth, Miranda and her family struggle to survive in a world without cities or sunlight, and wonder if anyone else in still alive
Kid power strikes back by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )
8 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 704 libraries worldwide
Kid Power hits a slump when school begins but the coming winter gives twelve-year-old Janie new ideas on how to revive business. Sequel to "Kid Power."
About David by Susan Beth Pfeffer( Book )
9 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and held by 687 libraries worldwide
When her close friend since childhood murders his adoptive parents and kills himself, 17-year-old Lynn is haunted by the tragedy
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Alternative Names

controlled identity Reuben, Liz, 1948-

Susan Beth Pfeffer American writer
Susan Beth Pfeffer Amerikaans auteur
Susan Beth Pfeffer escritora estadounidense
Susan Beth Pfeffer US-amerikanische Autorin
Languages
English (220)
German (9)
French (7)
Chinese (2)
Turkish (2)
Danish (1)
Covers
Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.