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Brooks, Bruce

Overview
Works: 121 works in 278 publications in 1 language and 25,434 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Domestic fiction  Young adult works 
Roles: Performer, Editor, Photographer
Classifications: PZ7.B7913, [FIC]
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The moves make the man : a novel by Bruce Brooks( Book )
33 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,613 libraries worldwide
A Black boy and an emotionally troubled white boy in North Carolina form a precarious friendship
What hearts by Bruce Brooks( Book )
16 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,668 libraries worldwide
After his mother divorces his father and remarries, Asa's sharp intellect and capacity for forgiveness help him deal with the instabilities of his new world
Everywhere by Bruce Brooks( Book )
6 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 1,515 libraries worldwide
Afraid that his beloved grandfather will die after suffering a heart attack, a nine-year-old boy agrees to join ten-year-old Dooley in performing a mysterious ritual called soul switching
Midnight hour encores by Bruce Brooks( Book )
10 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,387 libraries worldwide
A sixteen-year-old cellist and musical prodigy travels crosscountry with her father, a product of the 1960s, to meet her mother, who abandoned her as a baby
All that remains by Bruce Brooks( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 1,035 libraries worldwide
Three novellas explore the effects of death on young lives
Throwing smoke by Bruce Brooks( Book )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 1,025 libraries worldwide
When his teammates on the Breadhurst Newts baseball team continue their losing ways, Whiz uses an unusual printing press to create several star players in hopes of winning a game
No kidding by Bruce Brooks( Book )
5 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 944 libraries worldwide
In his twenty-first century society, fourteen-year-old Sam is allowed to decide the fate of his family after his mother is released from an alcohol rehabilitation center
On the wing : the life of birds : from feathers to flight by Bruce Brooks( Book )
5 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 919 libraries worldwide
Vanishing by Bruce Brooks( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 867 libraries worldwide
Eleven-year-old Alice is unwilling to return to live with her alcoholic mother and her stern stepfather, so she refuses to eat to the point of slowly starving herself, in order to remain in the hospital
Predator! by Bruce Brooks( Book )
2 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 821 libraries worldwide
Survival in the wild creates a hierarchy of predators and their prey; this interaction among the animals forms the basis of a complex ecological system known as the food chain
Nature by design by Bruce Brooks( Book )
2 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 711 libraries worldwide
Describes functional structures built by such animals as the beaver, termite, and tailorbird
Woodsie by Bruce Brooks( Book )
4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 652 libraries worldwide
At the start of the new ice hockey season, Woodsie alone believes that his teammates can pick themselves up after several key players defect to a rival team
Making sense : animal perception and communication by Bruce Brooks( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 636 libraries worldwide
Discusses animals' six senses--seeing, hearing, smelling, tasting, touching, and feeling--and how they use them to perceive and react to the world around them
Those who love the game : Glenn "Doc" Rivers on life in the NBA and elsewhere by Glenn Rivers( Book )
4 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 574 libraries worldwide
Doc looks directly at the racial problems sports hides, at the distortion that occurs when a game turns into a highlight film, at the pressure that comes from being a too-often-absent dad, and at the dreaded moment of retirement
Dolores : seven stories about her by Bruce Brooks( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 551 libraries worldwide
A series of events captures the life of a free-spirited girl as she grows from a savvy seven-year-old to a self-assured sixteen-year-old
Boys will be by Bruce Brooks( Book )
5 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 464 libraries worldwide
Celebrates the gawky, loud, graceless joy of being a boy and discusses a variety of topics qualifying as "boy stuff," including caps, sports, mothers, and friends who are a bad influence
Zip by Bruce Brooks( Book )
4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 453 libraries worldwide
Ten-year-old Zip struggles to deal with his best friend's defection to a rival hockey team, a move that will test their friendship and leave them face to face on opposite sides in a close game
Asylum for Nightface by Bruce Brooks( Book )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 444 libraries worldwide
A deeply spiritual seventeen-year-old takes a radical step to save himself from the fanaticism of his born-again Christian parents
Cody by Bruce Brooks( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 380 libraries worldwide
Eleven-year-old Cody, who plays both hockey and guitar, tries to combine his two interests by forming a fledgling band with some of his teammates, but he is presented with a difficult choice when a conflict develops
Boot by Bruce Brooks( Book )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 373 libraries worldwide
Boot, an orphan, dislikes some of the more physical aspects of hockey, but in protecting his younger sister from a bully, he learns that aggression can be appropriate at times
 
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