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Kehret, Peg

Overview
Works: 147 works in 527 publications in 1 language and 46,895 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Thrillers (Fiction)  Ghost stories  Biography  Action and adventure fiction  Autobiographies  Anecdotes  Paranormal fiction 
Roles: Author, Librettist
Classifications: PZ7.K2518, FIC
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Publications about Peg Kehret
Publications by Peg Kehret
Most widely held works about Peg Kehret
 
Most widely held works by Peg Kehret
Runaway twin by Peg Kehret( Book )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2018 in English and held by 3,253 libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Sunny, accompanied by a stray dog, takes advantage of a windfall to travel from her Nebraska foster home to Enumclaw, Washington, to find the twin sister from whom she was separated at age three
Abduction! by Peg Kehret( Book )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 2,661 libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Bonnie has a feeling of foreboding on the very day that her six-year-old brother Matt and their dog Pookie are abducted, and she becomes involved in a major search effort as well as a frightening adventure
Trapped by Peg Kehret( Book )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 2,000 libraries worldwide
When his owner, Alex, finds an illegal animal trap in the woods, Pete the Cat faces grave danger as he tries to help his human friends find the culprit who set the trap
Earthquake terror by Peg Kehret( Book )
17 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,936 libraries worldwide
When an earthquake hits the isolated island in northern California where his family had been camping, twelve-year-old Jonathan Palmer must find a way to keep himself, his partially paralyzed younger sister, and their dog alive until help arrives
The ghost's grave by Peg Kehret( Book )
14 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 1,670 libraries worldwide
Apprehensive about spending the summer in Washington State with his Aunt Ethel when his parents get an overseas job, twelve-year-old Josh soon finds adventure when he meets the ghost of a coal miner
Escaping the giant wave by Peg Kehret( Book )
15 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 1,379 libraries worldwide
When an earthquake creates a tsunami while thirteen-year-old Kyle is babysitting his sister during a family vacation at a Pacific Coast resort, he tries to save himself, his sister, and a boy who has bullied him for years
Horror at the haunted house by Peg Kehret( Book )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 1,376 libraries worldwide
While acting in a play held in a historic old house, Ellen is contacted by the ghost of a former resident, who seems to be protecting the collection of antique Wedgwood dishes on display there
Spy cat by Peg Kehret( Book )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 1,283 libraries worldwide
A series of burglaries in their quiet community upsets Alex's family, particularly his younger brother Benjie, but the bad guys are no match for the very protective family cat and Benjie's "spy" skills
The stranger next door by Peg Kehret( Book )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,259 libraries worldwide
A clever cat's heroism helps two twelve-year-old boys become friends after their families, one of which is in a witness protection program, move to neighboring houses in Hilltop, Washington
Cages by Peg Kehret( Book )
13 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,245 libraries worldwide
After losing an acting role and fighting with her alcoholic stepfather, Kit is arrested for shoplifting and ordered to work, as part of her sentence, at an animal shelter
Danger at the fair by Peg Kehret( Book )
11 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 1,212 libraries worldwide
Ellen receives a spirit message during a séance at the county fair, warning that her brother Corey is in danger and that she must rescue him
Ghost dog secrets by Peg Kehret( Book )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,165 libraries worldwide
Sixth-grader Rusty, determined to help an injured dog that is chained outdoors in frigid weather, calls animal control, then takes matters into his own hands, aided by his best friend and a ghost collie that leads Rusty to an even deeper secret. Includes instructions for knitting cat blankets
Don't tell anyone by Peg Kehret( Book )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 1,119 libraries worldwide
Megan makes daily visits to a vacant field to feed a group of feral cats. Then she learns that an apartment complex will be built there soon. Can Megan rescue the cats before the bulldozer levels their home? Megan's efforts to save the cats lead her into danger when she inadvertently thwarts the plans of an ex-convict who had depended on the money from the construction job to cover up his criminal dealings. He kidnaps Megan and takes her with him on a perilous nighttime flight in a stolen hot-air balloon. When the balloon lands in the wilderness, Megan has only her wits to help her escape
Terror at the zoo by Peg Kehret( Book )
13 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 1,111 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Ellen and her younger brother Corey are excited about their overnight camp-out at the zoo, until they discover that they are locked inside with a desperate escaped convict
I'm not who you think I am by Peg Kehret( Book )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 1,108 libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Ginger becomes the target of a disturbed woman who believes that she is her dead daughter
Nightmare mountain by Peg Kehret( Book )
9 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and held by 1,068 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Molly's visit to her aunt and uncle's llama ranch in the state of Washington leads her into unexpected danger and suspense
The richest kids in town by Peg Kehret( Book )
6 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 847 libraries worldwide
New to town and homesick for his old life, fourth-grader Peter teams up with a classmate to earn money for a trip to his old hometown but all their moneymaking schemes have unexpected results
The secret journey by Peg Kehret( Book )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 828 libraries worldwide
In 1834 when a storm at sea destroys the slave ship on which she is a stowaway, twelve-year-old Emma musters all her resourcefulness to survive in the African jungle
Animals welcome : a life of reading, writing, and rescue by Peg Kehret( Book )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
A moving memoir from an award-winning author. A mother cat and her kittens, shot with a pellet gun. A poacher illegally stalking a bear. Peg Kehret tells these true stories and more as she invites readers into her life on a small wildlife sanctuary. She writes about animal rescue while providing facts about the animals and birds she meets. Mrs. Kehret also shares the tragedy of her husband's sudden death, and the pain of losing Pete, the shelter cat who co-authored three of her books. Written with honesty, heart, and humor, Animals Welcome is a personal glimpse into the life of an author who loves animals, and the philosophy by which she lives
Small steps : the year I got polio by Peg Kehret( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Almost twenty years ago, in a riveting story of courage and hope, Peg Kehret wrote of months spent in a hospital when she was twelve, first struggling to survive a severe case of polio, then slowly learning to walk again. The book deeply touched readers of all ages and received many awards and honors. This anniversary edition includes an updated and extended epilogue about the author's experiences since the original publication. It also includes twelve pages of new photos and a lengthy section about polio, past and present
 
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Alternative Names
Kehret, Margaret Ann
Peg Kehret American children's writer
Peg Kehret Amerikaans schrijfster
Peg Kehret amerikansk författare
Peg Kehret amerikansk skribent
Peg Kehret escritora de literatura infantil estadounidense
케럿, 페그 1936-
ケレット, ペグ
Languages
English (216)
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