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Anderson, Rachel 1943-

Overview
Works: 66 works in 161 publications in 3 languages and 5,310 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Blogs  History 
Roles: Author of introduction
Classifications: PZ7.A5489, [FIC]
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Publications about Rachel Anderson
Publications by Rachel Anderson
Most widely held works by Rachel Anderson
The bus people by Rachel Anderson( Book )
9 editions published between 1989 and 1996 in English and held by 764 libraries worldwide
The lives of the passengers on Bertram's "fruit-cake bus" are shaped by the experiences and problems each has faced because of different disabilities
Black water by Rachel Anderson( Book )
9 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 579 libraries worldwide
Albert is an epileptic who lives a cloistered life with his mother in nineteenth-century England, and while she deludes herself searching for a miracle cure, Albert eventually begins to accept his condition and to become self-reliant
Paper faces by Rachel Anderson( Book )
13 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 577 libraries worldwide
Although life in London during World War II has been difficult for Dot and her mother, the young girl is frightened by the changes that the end of the war brings, particularly the impending return of the father she has never known
Renard the fox by Rachel Anderson( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 375 libraries worldwide
This is the story of Renard the Fox. He'll eat anything or anyone. To get food, he'll trick, lie, and cheat. He's chased by the hounds, declared an outlaw, dyed bright yellow, left for dead. But he always has another trick up his sleeve. There's not a creature on earth as smart as Renard the Fox. At least that's what he says
The war orphan by Rachel Anderson( Book )
11 editions published between 1984 and 2000 in English and German and held by 287 libraries worldwide
The poacher's son by Rachel Anderson( Book )
4 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and held by 220 libraries worldwide
This is a story about rural life in Britain just before the First World War. Arthur is the school dunce and is always being picked on by his teacher but away from the classroom his knowledge of nature and the country is remarkable. When Dad dies and Arthur has to support the family he uses his skills to keep the family alive, but poaching is illegal and Arthur worries about how long he will manage to evade capture and stay out of prison
The purple heart throbs; the sub-literature of love by Rachel Anderson( Book )
4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
Days like these by Kristian Anderson( Book )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 155 libraries worldwide
Best friends by Rachel Anderson( Book )
11 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and Catalan and held by 138 libraries worldwide
Jessy feels left out when her sister brings a new friend, Becky, home - especially when Becky isn't used to people with Down's Syndrome like Jessy - but then a friend for Jessy turns up unexpectedly
Jessy runs away by Rachel Anderson( Book )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 134 libraries worldwide
Warlands by Rachel Anderson( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 120 libraries worldwide
Red moon by Rachel Anderson( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 118 libraries worldwide
Hamish is sensible, conscientious, and respectable, friends with the good boys, stays away from the bad ones. When his father is murdered in an act of random violence, Hamish's world turns upside down. Angry and alienated, Hamish begins to lose his tolerant beliefs and is drawn towards racist reactions. A move to France promises a much needed new beginning, but only builds Hamish's new attitudes. Then a boat with North-African refugees on board founders on the coast and Hamish encounters the sole survivor. Now his world is turned upside down again, caught between the violence of his past experiences and new realities unfolding in front of him
Hugo and the long red arm by Rachel Anderson( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
Asylum by Rachel Anderson( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
"Set in an about-to-be-demolished high-rise block of flats, various characters have arrived from a variety of situations; their lives and their stories, interweave, change and affect each other, and travel towards deeply moving, often funny, happy and painful outcomes. At the core of the story are two asylum seekers: All fifteen-year-old Sunday wanted was a country that was democratic and respectful of human life. All eight-year-old Rosa wanted was somewhere safe, away from the bad things of the past. Through their eyes, ideas of Britain and belonging are explored."--Publisher's description
This strange new life by Rachel Anderson( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Pizza on Saturday by Rachel Anderson( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Jessy and the long-short dress by Rachel Anderson( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Ollie and the trainers by Rachel Anderson( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Princess Jazz and the angels by Rachel Anderson( Book )
3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Born to an Irish mother and a Sikh father, now deceased, ten-year-old Jazz accepts her uncle's invitation to travel from her birthplace of Scotland to search for her roots in India
Tough as old boots by Rachel Anderson( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Anderson, Rachel
Anderson, Rachel S. 1943-
アンダーソン, レイチェル
Languages
English (78)
Catalan (5)
German (1)
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