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Conford, Ellen

Overview
Works: 94 works in 297 publications in 4 languages and 38,629 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  High interest-low vocabulary books 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.C7593, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Ellen Conford
Publications by Ellen Conford
Publications by Ellen Conford, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Ellen Conford
Annabel the actress, starring in Hound of the Barkervilles by Ellen Conford( Book )
20 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,131 libraries worldwide
When Annabel, who wants to be a famous actress someday, has a part in a real play, she finds she must cope with a big dog and an unruly audience member
A job for Jenny Archer by Ellen Conford( Book )
8 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 1,498 libraries worldwide
Convinced that her family is poor because her parents refuse to get her a horse or a swimming pool, nine-year-old Jenny Archer follows her own path to making money, including a plunge into real estate that puts her house on the market
A case for Jenny Archer by Ellen Conford( Book )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 1,422 libraries worldwide
After reading three mysteries in a row, Jenny becomes convinced that the neighbors across the street are up to no good and decides to investigate
Jenny Archer, author by Ellen Conford( Book )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 1,178 libraries worldwide
Stymied by an assignment to write her autobiography, Jenny decides to enhance her life story by using her considerable imagination
What's cooking, Jenny Archer? by Ellen Conford( Book )
10 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,166 libraries worldwide
Follows the comic mishaps of Jenny Archer as she goes into business preparing lunches for friends at school
Me and the terrible two by Ellen Conford( Book )
15 editions published between 1974 and 1991 in English and held by 1,135 libraries worldwide
No one, Dorrie vows, can take the place of her best friend who has moved to Australia, so when twin boys move into the empty house next door, the war is on
Felicia the critic by Ellen Conford( Book )
12 editions published between 1973 and 1995 in English and held by 1,097 libraries worldwide
Felicia's constant criticizing gets her into trouble even though she tries to be constructive
Why me? by Ellen Conford( Book )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 1,057 libraries worldwide
Fourteen-year-old Hobie, hoping to sweep women off their feet in the manner of his spy novel hero, runs into complications when he encounters a girl who has studied the bestseller, "How to Make Men Crazy."
If this is love, I'll take spaghetti by Ellen Conford( Book )
9 editions published between 1983 and 1991 in English and French and held by 1,053 libraries worldwide
Nine short stories explore the trials and tribulations of teenage life
Hail, hail, Camp Timberwood by Ellen Conford( Book )
9 editions published between 1978 and 1990 in English and held by 1,035 libraries worldwide
Relates the experiences of 13-year-old Melanie as she tries to cope with the traumas and pleasures of her first year at summer camp
Nibble, nibble, Jenny Archer by Ellen Conford( Book )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 1,007 libraries worldwide
Jenny Archer is excited about making a television commercial for a new snack food, until she discovers that the food she liked so much was meant for gerbils
Seven days to a brand-new me by Ellen Conford( Book )
7 editions published between 1981 and 1986 in English and held by 994 libraries worldwide
A shy girl follows the suggestions in a self-help book to win the attentions of the handsome new boy whose locker is next to hers
A royal pain by Ellen Conford( Book )
5 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and French and held by 983 libraries worldwide
A sixteen-year-old in Kansas, who discovers she is really a princess, is taken to a tiny European monarchy to assume her duties and marry a distasteful neighboring prince, and in the ensuing weeks tries to become such a "royal pain" that everyone will want to be rid of her
Crush by Ellen Conford( Book )
2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 974 libraries worldwide
A series of nine romantic episodes in the lives of B.J. and other students at Cutter's Forge High as they plan for the Valentine's Day Sweetheart Stomp
Dreams of victory by Ellen Conford( Book )
6 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 955 libraries worldwide
When her day dreams continually conflict with reality, Victory becomes convinced of her inferiority. Fortunately, a class essay gives her a new perspective
We interrupt this semester for an important bulletin by Ellen Conford( Book )
10 editions published between 1979 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 954 libraries worldwide
Hoping to impress Chip, editor of the high school paper, Carrie takes up investigative reporting and soon finds herself in hot water
Can do, Jenny Archer by Ellen Conford( Book )
7 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 947 libraries worldwide
Attempting to win a can-collecting contest, the winner of which will direct a class movie, Jenny risks losing her best friend
Jenny Archer to the rescue by Ellen Conford( Book )
4 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 941 libraries worldwide
After perfecting her first aid skills, Jenny is disappointed in not finding anyone to rescue and decides to invent her own emergencies
Dear Lovey Hart, I am desperate by Ellen Conford( Book )
7 editions published between 1975 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 926 libraries worldwide
When she takes on the advice column for her school newspaper, Carrie encounters more problems than she expects
And this is Laura by Ellen Conford( Book )
13 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in English and held by 923 libraries worldwide
The twelve-year-old member of a family of overachievers wishes she were special in some way too. Then she discovers she possesses psychic ability
 
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Alternative Names
Ellen Conford American children's writer
Schaffer, Ellen, 1942-2015
コンフォード, エレン
Languages
English (152)
French (3)
Indonesian (2)
German (1)
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