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Speare, Elizabeth George

Overview
Works: 132 works in 565 publications in 4 languages and 30,982 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Christian fiction  Drama  Interviews  Historical fiction  Bildungsromans 
Roles: Performer
Classifications: PZ7.S7376, [FIC]
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The witch of Blackbird Pond by Elizabeth George Speare( Book )
126 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 8,780 libraries worldwide
Kit Tyler must leave behind shimmering Caribbean islands to join the stern Puritan community of her relatives. She soon feels caged, until she meets the old woman known as the Witch of Blackbird Pond. But when their friendship is discovered, Kit herself is accused of witchcraft!
The sign of the beaver by Elizabeth George Speare( Book )
51 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and held by 5,844 libraries worldwide
Left alone to guard the family's wilderness home in eighteenth-century Maine, a boy is hard-pressed to survive until local Indians teach him their skills. Until the day his father returns to their cabinnbsp in the Maine wilderness, twelve-year-old Matt must try to survive on his own. Although Matt is brave he's not prepared for an attack by swarming bees and he's astonished when he's rescued by an Indiann chief and his grandson, Attean. As the oys come to know each other Attean learns to speak English while Matt becomes a skilled hunter. Though many months have passed, there's no sign of Matt's family. Then Attean asks Matt to join the Beaver tribe and move north. Should Matt abandon his hopes of ever seeing his family again and move on to a new life?
The bronze bow by Elizabeth George Speare( Book )
48 editions published between 1961 and 2007 in English and held by 5,099 libraries worldwide
When the Romans brutally kill Daniel bar Jamin's father, the young Palestinian searches for a leader to drive them out, but comes to realize that love may be a more powerful weapon than hate
Calico Captive by Elizabeth George Speare( Book )
20 editions published between 1957 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,532 libraries worldwide
In Colonial America, the Johnson family are captured by Indians & forced on a long trek. In August 1754, on the brink of the French and Indian War, James Johnson, his wife Susanna, and their children were captured in an Indian raid on Charlestown, New Hampshire. Retelling of story as it might have happened
The witch of Blackbird Pond by Elizabeth George Speare( Sound Recording )
27 editions published between 1958 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,621 libraries worldwide
In 1687 in Connecticut, Kit Tyler, feeling out of place in the Puritan household of her aunt, befriends an old woman considered a witch by the community and suddenly finds herself standing trial for witchcraft
The sign of the beaver by Elizabeth George Speare( Sound Recording )
26 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,562 libraries worldwide
Left alone to guard the family's wilderness home in eighteenth-century Maine, a boy is hard-pressed to survive until local Indians teach him their skills
The bronze bow by Elizabeth George Speare( Computer File )
27 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 1,440 libraries worldwide
When the Romans brutally kill Daniel bar Jamin's father, the young Palestinian searches for a leader to drive them out, but comes to realize that love may be a more powerful weapon than hate
Life in colonial America by Elizabeth George Speare( Book )
3 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 947 libraries worldwide
The story of how Americans lived from the first settlements at Jamestown to the Revolution. Grades 6-9
The calico captive by Elizabeth George Speare( file )
8 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in English and held by 645 libraries worldwide
One early morning in 1754 an Indian raid on a small New Hampshire settlement shatters all young Miriam Willard's hopes and dreams. Forced to march north into Canada she will either be held captive by the Indians or sold into slavery to the French
The prospering by Elizabeth George Speare( Book )
3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 488 libraries worldwide
Youngest daughter of an 18th century New England pioneer family tells of the founding of the Stockbridge Indian mission
El signo del castor by Elizabeth George Speare( Book )
13 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 255 libraries worldwide
Left alone to guard the family's wilderness home in eighteenth-century Maine, a boy is hard-pressed to survive until local Indians teach him their skills
Calico captive by Elizabeth George Speare( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 221 libraries worldwide
An historical novel based on an actual narrative. In 1754, on the brink of the French and Indian War, young Miriam Willard and her older sister's family are captured in an Indian raid on Charleston, N.H., forced to march through the wilderness, and sold to the French in Montreal, where they are held for ransom
El estanque del mirlo by Elizabeth George Speare( Book )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 214 libraries worldwide
In 1687 in Connecticut, Kit Tyler, feeling out of place in the Puritan household of her aunt, befriends an old woman considered a witch by the community and suddenly finds herself standing trial for witchcraft
Child life in New England, 1790-1840 by Elizabeth George Speare( Book )
6 editions published between 1961 and 1972 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
The witch of Blackbird pond : and related readings by Elizabeth George Speare( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
In 1687 a young girl from Barbados visits her puritan relatives in Connecticut and becomes the suspect in a witch hunt
A visit with Elizabeth George Speare ( visu )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Presents an interview with children's author Elizabeth Speare in which she talks about her background, research, and writing technique
The sign of the beaver / #588 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Left alone to guard the family's wilderness home in eighteenth-century Maine, a thirteen-year-old boy is hard-pressed to survive until local Indians teach him their skills
The bronze bow by Elizabeth George Speare( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Young Daniel bar Jamin joins a Palestinian band of outlaws to drive the Roman legions from his country and avenge his father's death
Im Zeichen des Bibers by Elizabeth George Speare( Book )
5 editions published between 1984 and 1997 in German and Danish and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Im Zeichen des Bibers by Elizabeth George Speare( Book )
12 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in German and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Left alone to guard the family's wilderness home in eighteenth-century Maine, a boy is hard-pressed to survive until local Indians teach him their skills
 
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Alternative Names
George Speare, Elizabeth
George Speare, Elizabeth 1908-1994
Speare, Elisabeth G. 1908-1994
Speare, Elisabeth George
Speare, Elisabeth George 1908-1994
Speare, Elizabeth G. 1908-1994
スピア, エリザベス
スピア, エリザベス ジョージ
Languages
English (370)
Spanish (20)
German (15)
Danish (2)
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