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Asher, Sandy

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Works: 87 works in 150 publications in 1 language and 13,005 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Drama 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.A816,
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Publications about Sandy Asher
Publications by Sandy Asher
Most widely held works about Sandy Asher
 
Most widely held works by Sandy Asher
On her way : stories and poems about growing up girl ( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,584 libraries worldwide
Growing up has never been easy, but the girls in this inspiring collection of twenty-one stories and poems for 'tweens tackle it with gusto.nbsp; Edwidge Danticat exhorts girls to "come to this party" even if they're not invited; Donna Jo Napoli captures the mixture of pride and insecurity in trying to assert independence; Shelia Solomon Klass shares the story of how Annie Oakley learns to shoot a gun despite her mother's disapproval; and Linda Sue Park writes about one girl's struggle in art class as she wavers between wanting acceptance and wanting to express herself. This remarkable, diverse anthology celebrates the energy, imagination, inventiveness, compassion, and strength of young American women. These 21 stories and poems celebrate the energy, imagination, compassion, and strength of young American women. Includes works by Edwidge Danticat, Pamela Smith Hill, Donna Jo Napoli, and Linda Sue Park
Too many frogs! by Sandy Asher( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,564 libraries worldwide
Rabbit's comfortable nightly routine is disturbed by exuberant Froggie, who settles in for a snack and a story without being invited
What a party! by Sandy Asher( Book )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 765 libraries worldwide
Froggie is so excited about celebrating Grandpa's birthday that he does not want the day to end
Just like Jenny by Sandy Asher( Book )
8 editions published between 1981 and 1985 in English and held by 762 libraries worldwide
As the classes become harder and the competition keener, a thirteen-year-old ballet student begins to doubt her ability and dedication
Everything is not enough by Sandy Asher( Book )
9 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 643 libraries worldwide
Depressed by the comfortable sameness of his life and the predictability of his future, seventeen-year-old Michael tries to make his devoted parents, especially his father, understand his need to find his own direction in life
Things are seldom what they seem by Sandy Asher( Book )
6 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 623 libraries worldwide
A suave high school drama coach is at the bottom of fourteen-year-old Debbie's withering relationships with her older sister, her best friend, and short, witty Murray, whose friendship had been very special to her
Here comes Gosling! by Sandy Asher( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 611 libraries worldwide
Froggie and Rabbit host a picnic for Goose and Gander's new baby, but when the guest of honor starts to cry, Froggie finds a way to cheer her up
Where do you get your ideas? : helping young writers begin by Sandy Asher( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 581 libraries worldwide
Describes how to find ideas for writing stories, poems, and plays. Includes tips from well-known authors
Stella's dancing days by Sandy Asher( Book )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 544 libraries worldwide
A charming kitten named Stella dances for the family who owns her, but as Stella grows up, she dances less and less, and everyone misses her dancing days--until she has six kittens of her own who all love to dance
Dude! : stories and stuff for boys ( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 519 libraries worldwide
An anthology of original stories, plays, and poems by a variety of authors that celebrates what being a boy is all about
Missing pieces by Sandy Asher( Book )
3 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 470 libraries worldwide
Heather's sophomore year brings many changes, but it is the tragic death of her father that enables her to change her relationship with her mother
But that's another story : famous authors introduce popular genres ( Book )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 415 libraries worldwide
Includes short stories of various genres, author interviews, and an introduction to each genre
Summer begins by Sandy Asher( Book )
5 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and held by 343 libraries worldwide
The controversy she creates at school, her mother's strange behavior, and her sudden friendship with her best friend's secret love leaves thirteen-year-old Summer in a state of confusion
Princess Bee and the royal good-night story by Sandy Asher( Book )
3 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 342 libraries worldwide
In the absence of her mother, Princess Bee tests out the storytelling abilities of other family members at bedtime, but she ultimately must rely upon herself and memories of her mother to fall asleep
Out of here : a senior class yearbook by Sandy Asher( Book )
4 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 303 libraries worldwide
The lives of Stacey Lawrence and other seniors at Oakview High School in Eli, Missouri, are interconnected in sometimes unseen ways as they move from the first day of school to graduation day
Mexico by Sandy Asher( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 301 libraries worldwide
An introduction to Mexico, highlighting the country's geography, people, foods, schools, recreation, celebrations, and language
Wild words! : how to train them to tell stories by Sandy Asher( Book )
3 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in English and held by 299 libraries worldwide
Presents advice for budding writers on how to put ideas down on paper in language that is expressive and literate, how to bring characters to life, how to line up a plot, and how to polish the final product
China by Sandy Asher( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 260 libraries worldwide
Highlights the geography, people, food, schools, recreation, celebration, and language of China
Daughters of the law by Sandy Asher( Book )
3 editions published between 1980 and 1983 in English and held by 247 libraries worldwide
Ruthie's burgeoning friendship with Denise occurs at a time when she finds it increasingly difficult to cope with the sadness, fear, and pain that fills her home as a result of her parents' experiences in Nazi Germany
With all my heart, with all my mind : thirteen stories about growing up Jewish ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
An anthology of original short stories about Jews coming of age by thirteen well-known Jewish authors. Each story is followed by an interview with the author
 
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Alternative Names
Asher, Sandra F.
Asher, Sandra Fenichel
Asher, Sandy
Languages
English (75)
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