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Fox, Paula

Overview
Works: 178 works in 1,159 publications in 22 languages and 43,053 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Sea stories  Biography  Domestic fiction  History  Psychological fiction  Historical fiction  Essays  Short stories 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.F838, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Paula Fox
Publications by Paula Fox
Publications by Paula Fox, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Paula Fox
The slave dancer : a novel by Paula Fox( Book )
157 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in 13 languages and held by 6,993 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 )
90 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in 13 languages and held by 4,598 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 )
31 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,269 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 )
24 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,923 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 )
25 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,835 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 )
21 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,367 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
A place apart by Paula Fox( Book )
28 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,264 libraries worldwide
Shortly after her father's death, Victoria and her mother move to a small village outside of Boston where she meets a wealthy teenage boy who teaches her a valuable but painful lesson about life
The eagle kite : a novel by Paula Fox( Book )
29 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 1,213 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
The stone-faced boy by Paula Fox( Book )
21 editions published between 1968 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 1,180 libraries worldwide
Only his strange great-aunt seems to understand the thoughts of a boy who has spent his life concealing his emotions, on an eerie, snowy night after rescuing a dog that dislikes him
Desperate characters by Paula Fox( Book )
71 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 1,173 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."
How many miles to Babylon? : a novel by Paula Fox( Book )
35 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,153 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 )
16 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,113 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
Portrait of Ivan by Paula Fox( Book )
18 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 953 libraries worldwide
An eleven-year-old boy gains new understanding of himself and his father after a trip to Florida with unusual people
A servant's tale by Paula Fox( Book )
29 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 939 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
Maurice's room by Paula Fox( Book )
21 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 919 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
The widow's children by Paula Fox( Book )
30 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 889 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
Blowfish live in the sea by Paula Fox( Book )
23 editions published between 1970 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 884 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 )
39 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in English and held by 876 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
A likely place by Paula Fox( Book )
13 editions published between 1967 and 1997 in English and held by 829 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 )
22 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 764 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
Fox, Paula 1923-
Fox, Paula, 1923-2017
Paula Fox Amercian book author
Paula Fox Amerikaans schrijfster
Paula Fox amerikai író
Paula Fox amerikansk författare
Paula Fox amerikansk skribent
Paula Fox écrivain américaine
Paula Fox scrittrice statunitense
Paula Fox US-amerikanische Schriftstellerin
Phox, Pola 1923-
Phox, Pola 1923-2017
Пола Фокс американская писательница, журналистка, педагог, автор книг для детей и взрослых, телевизионных сценариев
Фокс, Паула
פוקס, פולה
باولا فوكس
باولا فوكس، 1923-
پائولا فاکس نویسنده آمریکایی
폭스, 팔라 1923-
폭스, 폴라 1923-
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
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