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Snyder, Zilpha Keatley

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Works: 107 works in 599 publications in 2 languages and 52,895 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction  Adventure stories  History 
Classifications: PZ7.S68522, [FIC]
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Publications about Zilpha Keatley Snyder
Publications by Zilpha Keatley Snyder
Most widely held works by Zilpha Keatley Snyder
The Egypt game by Zilpha Keatley Snyder( Book )
52 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in English and held by 4,662 libraries worldwide
A group of children, entranced with the study of Egypt, play their own Egypt game, are visited by a secret oracle, become involved in a murder, and befriend the Professor before they move on to new interests, such as Gypsies
The headless Cupid by Zilpha Keatley Snyder( Book )
37 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 3,091 libraries worldwide
Life is never quite the same again for eleven-year-old David after the arrival of his new stepsister, a student of the occult
The witches of Worm by Zilpha Keatley Snyder( Book )
29 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in English and held by 2,986 libraries worldwide
A lonely twelve-year-old is convinced that the cat she finds is possessed by a witch and is responsible for her own strange behavior
The bronze pen by Zilpha Keatley Snyder( Book )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 2,795 libraries worldwide
With her father's failing health and the family's shaky finances, twelve-year-old Audrey's dreams of becoming a writer seem very impractical until she is given a peculiar bronze pen that appears to have unusual powers
Gib rides home by Zilpha Keatley Snyder( Book )
15 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,306 libraries worldwide
Despite the harsh treatment he has endured at the Lovell House Home for Orphaned and Abandoned Boys, eleven-year-old Gib Whittaker manages to maintain his hopeful outlook when he is "farmed out" to help with the horses of a wealthy banker in 1908
Cat running by Zilpha Keatley Snyder( Book )
13 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 1,881 libraries worldwide
When eleven-year-old Cat Kinsey builds a secret hideout to escape her unhappy homelife, she slowly gets to know a poor family who have come to California after losing their Texas home to the dust storms of the 1930s
Libby on Wednesday by Zilpha Keatley Snyder( Book )
10 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 1,845 libraries worldwide
Having been put ahead in an accelerated eighth grade program by her bizarre and creative family, precocious eleven-year-old Libby hates her "socialization" process, until she makes some highly original friends in a writing workshop
Gib and the gray ghost by Zilpha Keatley Snyder( Book )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,808 libraries worldwide
In 1909, after spending several months back at the Lovell House Home for Orphaned and Abandoned Boys, eleven-year-old Gib returns to live on the Thornton ranch, where his natural way with horses helps to make him feel at home
The trespassers by Zilpha Keatley Snyder( Book )
11 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 1,679 libraries worldwide
Having trespassed and explored the empty Hutchinson mansion, which seems haunted by the presence of a long-dead young girl, sixth grader Neely and her little brother become regular visitors when emotionally disturbed Curtis Hutchinson moves in
The Unseen by Zilpha Keatley Snyder( Book )
14 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,467 libraries worldwide
Feeling angry and out-of-place in her large family, twelve-year-old Xandra finds a magical key to a world of ghostly, sometimes frightening, phantoms that help her see herself and her siblings more clearly
The gypsy game by Zilpha Keatley Snyder( Book )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 1,368 libraries worldwide
Six imaginative schoolmates embark on a game in which they pretend to be Gypsies, but when one of the boys runs away and takes up with a group of homeless people, the game threatens to become all too real
Blair's nightmare by Zilpha Keatley Snyder( Book )
7 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 1,347 libraries worldwide
The Stanley kids and their stepsister try to keep secret a dog that Blair finds, keep David out of the clutches of the school bully, and find out if some escaped convicts really are nearby. Sequel to "The Famous Stanley Kidnapping Case."
The changeling by Zilpha Keatley Snyder( Book )
18 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in English and held by 1,314 libraries worldwide
Had it not been for the firm belief of two young girls that one of them was a changeling, their lives would have been very different
The velvet room by Zilpha Keatley Snyder( Book )
22 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,247 libraries worldwide
Robin and her family have spent several years moving from place to place trying to find work and a home. When Robin's father finally finds a job, all are happy except Robin. She explores the countryside, finds new friends, and discovers a secret
Song of the gargoyle by Zilpha Keatley Snyder( Book )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 1,233 libraries worldwide
When mysterious men in black abduct his father, the court jester of Austerneve, thirteen-year-old Tymmon flees into the forest, where he acquires a strange animal companion and plots to rescue his father
Below the root by Zilpha Keatley Snyder( Book )
13 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,074 libraries worldwide
Chosen to become one of a group of civil and religious leaders ruling the land of Green-Sky, thirteen-year-old Raamo's experiences make him question their teachings and lead him to uncover age-old deceptions
And condors danced by Zilpha Keatley Snyder( Book )
12 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 1,037 libraries worldwide
The year Carly turns eleven, 1907, is filled with playing detective, watching condors, observing a fierce feud involving her family's Southern California ranch, and coping with unexpected tragedies
The runaways by Zilpha Keatley Snyder( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 1,026 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Dani hates living in the small desert town of Rattler Springs, Nevada, but her plans to run away get complicated when a pesty young boy and an imaginative new girl decide they want to go along
Black and blue magic by Zilpha Keatley Snyder( Book )
16 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in English and held by 1,013 libraries worldwide
A boy's kindness to a bungling sorceror who is boarding with his mother earns him a pair of magic wings at night
Fool's gold by Zilpha Keatley Snyder( Book )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 976 libraries worldwide
Reluctant to admit that he suffers from claustrophobia and anxious not to alienate his friends, Rudy tries to find a way to distract them from pursuing their plan of exploring an abandoned gold mine
 
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Alternative Names
Keatley Snyder, Zilpha
Keatley Snyder, Zilpha 1927-
Snyder, Zilpha K.
スナイダー, ジルファ・キートリー
Languages
English (328)
Chinese (1)
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