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Anderson, Rachel 1943-

Overview
Works: 63 works in 206 publications in 8 languages and 5,939 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Pictorial works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Blogs  History 
Roles: Author, 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 )
12 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 739 libraries worldwide
The lives of the passengers on Bertrams "fruit-cake bus" are shaped by the experiences and problems each has faced because of different disabilities
Paper faces by Rachel Anderson( Book )
15 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 548 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
Black water by Rachel Anderson( Book )
8 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 541 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
Renard the fox by Rachel Anderson( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 356 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 )
17 editions published between 1984 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 286 libraries worldwide
Hello peanut! by Rachel Anderson( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 261 libraries worldwide
A little girl asks about the status about the baby inside her mum until the baby is born
The poacher's son by Rachel Anderson( Book )
5 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and held by 219 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 )
5 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 214 libraries worldwide
Best friends by Rachel Anderson( Book )
22 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 178 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
Days like these by Kristian Anderson( Book )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
There are love stories and then there is the love story of Kristian and Rachel Anderson. When Kristian wanted to show his wife Rachel how much he loved her after learning he was terminally ill, he ended up winning hearts around the world, thanks to the now famous YouTube video he made for her 35th birthday
Jessy runs away by Rachel Anderson( Book )
7 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 139 libraries worldwide
[Jessy's family don't really want to take her shopping. They have lots to do and Jessy needs looking after because she has Downs syndrome. But Jessy starts playing hide and seek in the shop, and before she knows it she is lost.]
Asylum by Rachel Anderson( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 136 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
Warlands by Rachel Anderson( Book )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Fortælling om et adopteret Vietnam-barn. Gennem de godnathistorier, som Amys farmor fortæller, får man historien om onkel Ho, som blev adopteret ind i en engelsk trebørns-familie. Først da Hos natlige mareridt og angstskrig går over, kan der falde ro over hans familie
Ollie and the trainers by Rachel Anderson( Book )
7 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and Italian and held by 114 libraries worldwide
Ollie har ikke nogen træningssko - og han kan ikke læse. Men da Ollie's far køber et par sko til ham, viser det sig at det ikke er par almindelige træningssko. De kaldes "hemmelige læsere" og de hjælper Ollie med at lære at læse
Hugo and the long red arm by Rachel Anderson( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
Hugo's life is pretty good. There's only one thing spoiling it, smug Uncle Harold, who lives with Hugo's family. Then Hugo breaks his arm, and things go from bad to worse. But maybe his mum's invention can start to improve the situation. Suggested level: primary
Red moon by Rachel Anderson( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 102 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
The scavenger's tale by Rachel Anderson( Book )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
Big Ben by Rachel Anderson( Book )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
When Mum went to work by Rachel Anderson( Book )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in Italian and English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
This strange new life by Rachel Anderson( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Anderson, Rachel
Anderson, Rachel S.
Anderson, Rachel S. 1943-
アンダーソン, レイチェル
Languages
English (94)
Spanish (12)
German (6)
Catalan (5)
Italian (5)
Welsh (2)
Malay (2)
Chinese (1)
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