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Avi 1937-

Works: 377 works in 2,466 publications in 7 languages and 150,940 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Detective and mystery fiction  Ghost stories  Historical fiction  Fantasy fiction  Horror fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Paranormal fiction 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Creator, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.A953, FIC
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The true confessions of Charlotte Doyle by Avi( Book )
109 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 5,976 libraries worldwide
As the only passenger, and the only female, on a transatlantic voyage in 1832, thirteen-year-old Charlotte finds herself caught between a murderous captain and a mutinous crew
Crispin : the cross of lead by Avi( Book )
58 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 5,924 libraries worldwide
Falsely accused of theft and murder, an orphaned peasant boy in fourteenth-century England flees his village and meets a larger-than-life juggler who holds a dangerous secret
Crispin : at the edge of the world by Avi( Book )
21 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 4,937 libraries worldwide
Branded as traitors by the king's authorities, Crispin and his guardian, Bear, flee to coastal towns in fourteenth-century England, where they perform a musical juggling act and bond as a family after befriending a disfigured girl
Nothing but the truth : a documentary novel by Avi( Book )
31 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 4,400 libraries worldwide
A ninth-grader's suspension for singing "The Star-Spangled Banner" during homeroom becomes a national news story
The seer of shadows by Avi( Book )
15 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,998 libraries worldwide
In New York City in 1872, fourteen-year-old Horace, a photographer's apprentice, becomes entangled in a plot to create fraudulent spirit photographs, but when Horace accidentally frees the real ghost of a dead girl bent on revenge, his life takes a frightening turn
Poppy by Avi( Book )
62 editions published between 1995 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 3,785 libraries worldwide
Poppy the deer mouse urges her family to move next to a field of corn big enough to feed them all forever, but Mr. Ocax, a terrifying owl, has other ideas
Murder at midnight by Avi( Book )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 3,015 libraries worldwide
Falsely accused of plotting to overthrow King Claudio, Mangus the magician, along with his street-smart servant boy, Fabrizio, face deadly consequences unless they can track down the real traitor by the stroke of midnight
The Traitors' Gate by Avi( Book )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 2,974 libraries worldwide
When his father is arrested as a debtor in 1849 London, fourteen-year-old John Huffman must take on unexpected responsibilities, from asking a distant relative for help to determining why people are spying on him and his family
Hard gold : the Colorado gold rush of 1859, a tale of the Old West by Avi( Book )
11 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 2,787 libraries worldwide
Determined to find his nineteen-year-old uncle and best friend, Jesse, who left for Colorado to find enough gold to pay the mortgage and save the family's Iowa farm, twelve-year-old Early Whittcomb joins up with a barber, his wife, and his daughter on a wagon train heading for the gold fields near Pike's Peak in 1858
The fighting ground by Avi( Book )
28 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in English and held by 2,664 libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Jonathan goes off to fight in the Revolutionary War and discovers the real war is being fought within himself
The good dog by Avi( Book )
26 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,347 libraries worldwide
McKinley, a malamute, is torn between the domestic world of his human family and the wild world of Lupin, a wolf that is trying to recruit dogs to replenish the dwindling wolf pack
The barn by Avi( Book )
15 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 2,339 libraries worldwide
In an effort to fulfill their dying father's last request, nine-year-old Ben and his brother and sister construct a barn on their land in the Oregon Territory
Poppy and Rye by Avi( Book )
35 editions published between 1998 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 2,301 libraries worldwide
When their home next to a brook is destroyed by beavers, a large family of golden mice is aided by Poppy the deer mouse and her grumpy porcupine friend, who in the process forges a relationship with the son he had abandoned
The secret school by Avi( Book )
21 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 2,285 libraries worldwide
In 1925, fourteen-year-old Ida Bidson secretly takes over as the teacher when the one-room schoolhouse in her remote Colorado area closes unexpectedly
Midnight magic by Avi( Book )
22 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,125 libraries worldwide
In Italy in 1491, Mangus the magician and his apprentice are summoned to the castle of Duke Claudio to determine if his daughter is indeed being haunted by a ghost
Ragweed by Avi( Book )
33 editions published between 1999 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 2,073 libraries worldwide
Ragweed, a young country mouse, leaves his family and travels to the big city, where he finds excitement and danger and sees cats for the first time
Ereth's birthday by Avi( Book )
23 editions published between 2000 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,072 libraries worldwide
Feeling neglected on his birthday Ereth, the old porcupine, sets out looking for his favorite treat and instead finds imself acting as mother to three young fox kits
Something upstairs : a tale of ghosts by Avi( Book )
30 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,021 libraries worldwide
When he moves from Los Angeles to Providence, Rhode Island, Kenny discovers that his new house is haunted by the spirit of a black slave boy who asks Kenny to return with him to the early nineteenth century and prevent his murder by slave
Wolf rider : a tale of terror by Avi( Book )
33 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,013 libraries worldwide
After receiving an apparent crank call from a man claiming to have committed murder, fifteen-year-old Andy finds his close relationship with his father crumbling as he struggles to make everyone believe him
The book without words : a fable of medieval magic by Avi( Book )
16 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,997 libraries worldwide
The Book Without Words appears to be a volume of blank parchment pages. But for a green-eyed reader filled with great desire, it may reveal the forgotten magical arts of making gold and achieving immortality. For generations, its magic has been protected from those who would exploit it. But on a terrible day of death and destruction, the Book Without Words falls into the hands of a desperate boy
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Alternative Names
Aifei 1937-
Avi Amerikaans schrijver
Avi amerikansk författare
Avi amerikansk skribent
Avi écrivain américain
Avi yhdysvaltalainen kirjailija
Äywi 1937-
Edward Irving Wortis US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller
Eïbi 1937-
Wortis, Avi.
Wortis, Avi 1937-
Wortis, Edmund I. 1937-
Wortis, Edward Irving.
Wortis, Edward Irving 1937-
Wortis, Irving.
Wortis, Irving 1937-
Wortis, Irving Edward 1937-
Wotis, Edward Erwin 1937-
Yifei 1937-
آوی نویسنده آمریکایی
ۋوتىس, ئېدۋارد ئېرۋىن 1937-
보티스, 애비 1937-
보티스, 에드워드 어빙 1937-
아비 1937-
애비 1937-
에드워드 워티스
에이비 1937-
워티스, 애비 1937-
워티스, 에드워드 어빙 1937-
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German (30)
Chinese (26)
Japanese (2)
Danish (1)
Spanish (1)
Korean (1)
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