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Conford, Ellen

Overview
Works: 95 works in 286 publications in 4 languages and 34,936 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
A job for Jenny Archer by Ellen Conford( Book )
8 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 1,414 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 1,326 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
Annabel the actress, starring in Hound of the Barkervilles by Ellen Conford( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 1,122 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
Annabel the actress, starring in "Gorilla my dreams" by Ellen Conford( Book )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 1,111 libraries worldwide
Though a little disppointed that her first acting part is to be a gorilla at a birthday party, Annabel determines to really get into the role
Jenny Archer, author by Ellen Conford( Book )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 1,110 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 held by 1,109 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 1,090 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 1,053 libraries worldwide
Felicia's constant criticizing gets her into trouble even though she tries to be constructive
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 1,002 libraries worldwide
Nine short stories explore the trials and tribulations of teenage life
Annabel the actress, starring in "Just a little extra" by Ellen Conford( Book )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 989 libraries worldwide
When she learns that a famous director is making a movie in her home town, 10-year-old Annabel is determined to get a part
Hail, hail, Camp Timberwood by Ellen Conford( Book )
9 editions published between 1978 and 1990 in English and held by 986 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
Seven days to a brand-new me by Ellen Conford( Book )
6 editions published between 1981 and 1986 in English and held by 946 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
Nibble, nibble, Jenny Archer by Ellen Conford( Book )
3 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and held by 938 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
A royal pain by Ellen Conford( Book )
5 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and French and held by 932 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
We interrupt this semester for an important bulletin by Ellen Conford( Book )
9 editions published between 1979 and 1995 in English and Indonesian and held by 914 libraries worldwide
Hoping to impress Chip, editor of the high school paper, Carrie takes up investigative reporting and soon finds herself in hot water
Crush by Ellen Conford( Book )
2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 911 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 906 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
Dear Lovey Hart, I am desperate by Ellen Conford( Book )
7 editions published between 1975 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 899 libraries worldwide
A novel for teenagers
Can do, Jenny Archer by Ellen Conford( Book )
7 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 897 libraries worldwide
Attempting to win a can-collecting contest, the winner of which will direct a class movie, Jenny risks losing her best friend
And this is Laura by Ellen Conford( Book )
13 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in English and held by 886 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
Ellen Conford Amerikaans schrijfster (1942-2015)
Schaffer, Ellen 1942-2015
コンフォード, エレン
Languages
English (138)
Indonesian (2)
French (2)
German (1)
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