skip to content

Lisle, Janet Taylor

Overview
Works: 56 works in 321 publications in 5 languages and 24,958 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Fantasy fiction  Adventure stories  Detective and mystery fiction  Paranormal fiction  Short stories  Children's audiobooks  Young adult works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.L6912, FIC
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about Janet Taylor Lisle
Publications by Janet Taylor Lisle
Most widely held works about Janet Taylor Lisle
 
Most widely held works by Janet Taylor Lisle
Afternoon of the elves by Janet Taylor Lisle( Book )
41 editions published between 1989 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 3,928 libraries worldwide
As Hillary works in the miniature village, allegedly built by elves, in Sara-Kate's backyard, she becomes more and more curious about Sara-Kate's real life inside her big, gloomy house with her mysterious, silent mother
Black duck by Janet Taylor Lisle( Book )
15 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,533 libraries worldwide
Years afterwards, Ruben Hart tells the story of how, in 1929 Newport, Rhode Island, his family and his best friend's family were caught up in the violent competition among groups trying to control the local rum-smuggling trade
The art of keeping cool by Janet Taylor Lisle( Book )
18 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in English and held by 2,195 libraries worldwide
In 1942, Robert and his cousin Elliot uncover long-hidden family secrets while staying in their grandparents' Rhode Island town, where they also become involved with a German artist who is suspected of being a spy
The lost flower children by Janet Taylor Lisle( Book )
15 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,667 libraries worldwide
After their mother's death, Olivia and Nellie go to live with their great aunt, where they slowly bring her overgrown and weedy old garden back to life, enabling them to adjust to a new life as well
Sirens and spies by Janet Taylor Lisle( Book )
10 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 1,285 libraries worldwide
No one agrees on the truth about the mysterious violin teacher, Renee Fitch, until she herself tells the definitive story of her life and brings together all the differing views people have of her
Highway cats by Janet Taylor Lisle( Book )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 1,062 libraries worldwide
A hard-bitten group of mangy highway cats is changed forever after the mysterious arrival of three kittens
Forest by Janet Taylor Lisle( Book )
15 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,019 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Amber's invasion of an organized forest community of squirrels starts a war between humans and beasts, despite the protests of an unconventional and imaginative squirrel named Woodbine
The gold dust letters by Janet Taylor Lisle( Book )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 1,018 libraries worldwide
When nine-year-old Angela and her friends begin investigating the letters she has received from her fairy godmother, it helps take Angela's mind off her strained relationship with her father
A message from the match girl by Janet Taylor Lisle( Book )
13 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 992 libraries worldwide
Georgina and Poco try to help their friend Walter who is suffering from an identity crisis and receiving strange messages from his dead mother
The lampfish of Twill by Janet Taylor Lisle( Book )
10 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 884 libraries worldwide
An old fisherman leads Eric down a whirlpool to an ancient and beautiful world in the core of the Earth
The crying rocks by Janet Taylor Lisle( Book )
21 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 881 libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Joelle has always wondered about her life before being adopted by the woman she calls Aunt Louise and her husband Vernon, and she makes some surprising discoveries while researching a 17th century Indian tribe
Quicksand Pond by Janet Taylor Lisle( Book )
7 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 870 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Jessie spends the summer with her family on Quicksand Pond, a New England vacation spot, where she develops a star-crossed friendship with independent Terri, and meets a reclusive old lady whose cconnection to a murder that took place decades ago still informs her present--and affects Terri in ways that Jessie gradually comes to understand the more time they spend together
The dancing cats of Applesap by Janet Taylor Lisle( Book )
9 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 857 libraries worldwide
A shy ten-year-old gets together with one hundred remarkable cats to bring notoriety to Applesap, New York, and to save their beloved Rigg's Drug Store
How I became a writer and Oggie learned to drive by Janet Taylor Lisle( Book )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 755 libraries worldwide
As sixth-grader Archie and his six-year-old brother Oggie shuttle back and forth between their separated parents' two homes, Archie tries desperately to take care of Oggie and to pretend that everything is normal
The great Dimpole oak by Janet Taylor Lisle( Book )
11 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and Dutch and held by 721 libraries worldwide
The citizens of Dimpole rally together to save an historic oak tree from being cut down
Looking for Juliette by Janet Taylor Lisle( Book )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 637 libraries worldwide
When Angela moves away for a year, her best friends Poco and Georgina and a mysterious classmate are convinced that the elderly Miss Bone, caretaker of Angela's house, is responsible for the inexplicable disappearance of her cat
Black duck by Janet Taylor Lisle( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 495 libraries worldwide
Years afterwards, Ruben Hart tells the story of how, in 1929 Newport, Rhode Island, his family and his best friend's family were caught up in the violent competition among groups trying to control the local rum-smuggling trade
Second sight : stories for a new millennium ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 464 libraries worldwide
A collection of short stories by such authors as Madeleine L'Engle, Richard Peck, Rita Williams-Garcia, and Nancy Springer
Angela's aliens by Janet Taylor Lisle( Book )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 458 libraries worldwide
Because Angela seems to have become a totally different person and tells of being abducted by aliens and living among them, her friends change their minds about her
Highway cats by Janet Taylor Lisle( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 305 libraries worldwide
A hard-bitten group of mangy highway cats is changed forever after the mysterious arrival of three kittens. Grades 4-7. 2009
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Alternative Names
Janet Taylor Lisle British writer
Janet Taylor Lisle écrivaine britannique
Taylor Lisle, Janet
라일, 재닛 테일러
ライル, ジャネット テイラー
ライル, ジャネット・テーラー
Languages
English (234)
Italian (7)
Spanish (6)
Dutch (4)
Japanese (2)
Covers
Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.