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Bauer, Joan 1951-

Overview
Works: 59 works in 247 publications in 3 languages and 30,751 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works 
Roles: Compiler
Classifications: PZ7.B32615, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Joan Bauer
Publications by Joan Bauer
Most widely held works by Joan Bauer
Hope was here by Joan Bauer( Book )
28 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 4,512 libraries worldwide
When sixteen-year-old Hope and the aunt who has raised her move from Brooklyn to Mulhoney, Wisconsin, to work as waitress and cook in the Welcome Stairways diner, they become involved with the diner owner's political campaign to oust the town's corrupt mayor
Rules of the road by Joan Bauer( Book )
23 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 3,454 libraries worldwide
Sixteen-year-old Jenna gets a job driving the elderly owner of a chain of successful shoe stores from Chicago to Texas to confront the son who is trying to force her to retire, and along the way Jenna hones her talents as a saleswoman and finds the strength to face her alcoholic father
Best foot forward by Joan Bauer( Book )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 3,252 libraries worldwide
Between school and Al-Anon meetings, Jenna helps Mrs. Gladstone cope with escalating problems that result from the merger of Gladstone Shoes with Shoe Warehouse Corporation, while managing a new employee with a shoplifting record
Squashed by Joan Bauer( Book )
20 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 2,626 libraries worldwide
As sixteen-year-old Ellie pursues her two goals--growing the biggest pumpkin in Iowa and losing twenty pounds herself--she strengthens her relationship with her father and meets a young man with interests similar to her own
Stand tall by Joan Bauer( Book )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 2,480 libraries worldwide
Tree, a six-foot-three-inch twelve-year-old, copes with his parents' recent divorce and his failure as an athlete by helping his grandfather, a Vietnam vet and recent amputee, and Sophie, a new girl at school
Close to famous by Joan Bauer( Book )
11 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 2,210 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Foster McFee and her mother escape from her mother's abusive boyfriend and end up in the small town of Culpepper, West Virginia, where they use their strengths and challenge themselves to build a new life, with the help of the friends they make there
Thwonk by Joan Bauer( Book )
16 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,076 libraries worldwide
Overview: Imagine having a personal cupid-an actual winged being-pop into your life and offer to make your dreams come true. The catch is he can help you in only one way: artistically, academically, or romantically. That's what happens to aspiring photographer Allison Jean (A. J.) McCreary. A. J. knows she should concentrate on getting into a top-notch art school. But she's spent five torturous months obsessed with handsome hunk, Peter Terris. Just one shot from the cupid's bow and thownk, A. J. will have the undying devotion of handsome Peter -- forever. A cupid doll comes to life and offers romantic assistance to A.J., a teenage photographer suffering from unrequited love
Backwater by Joan Bauer( Book )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 1,827 libraries worldwide
While compiling a genealogy of her family of successful attorneys, sixteen-year-old history buff Ivy Breedlove treks into the mountain wilderness to interview a reclusive aunt with whom she identifies and who in turn helps her to truly know herself and her family
Peeled by Joan Bauer( Book )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,710 libraries worldwide
In an upstate New York farming community, high school reporter Hildy Biddle investigates a series of strange occurrences at a house rumored to be haunted
Sticks by Joan Bauer( Book )
12 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 1,563 libraries worldwide
With the help of his grandmother, his dead father's best friend, and his own best friend, a math genius, ten-year-old Mickey prepares to compete in the most important pool championship of his life, despite his mother's reservations
Almost home by Joan Bauer( Book )
7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,216 libraries worldwide
Sixth-grader Sugar and her mother lose their beloved house and experience the harsh world of homelessness
Hope was here by Joan Bauer( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 856 libraries worldwide
When sixteen-year-old Hope and the aunt who has raised her move from Brooklyn to Mulhoney, Wisconsin, to work as waitress and cook in the Welcome Stairways diner, they become involved with the diner owner's political campaign to oust the town's corrupt mayor
Peeled by Joan Bauer( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 524 libraries worldwide
In an upstate New York farming community, high school reporter Hildy Biddle investigates a series of strange occurrences at a house rumored to be haunted
Stand tall by Joan Bauer( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 500 libraries worldwide
Tree, a six-foot-three-inch twelve-year-old, copes with his parents' recent divorce and his failure as an athlete by helping his grandfather, a Vietnam vet and recent amputee, and Sophie, a new girl at school
Best foot forward by Joan Bauer( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 354 libraries worldwide
Between school and Al-Anon meetings, Jenna helps Mrs. Gladstone cope with escalating problems that result from the merger of Gladstone Shoes with Shoe Warehouse Corporation, while managing a new employee with a shoplifting record
Squashed by Joan Bauer( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
As a sixteen-year-old pursues her two goals--growing the biggest pumpkin in Iowa and losing twenty pounds herself--she strengthens her relationship with her father and meets a young man with interests similar to her own
Thwonk by Joan Bauer( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
A cupid doll comes to life and offers romantic assistance to A.J., a teenage photographer suffering from unrequited love
Sticks by Joan Bauer( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
With the help of his grandmother, his dead father's best friend, and his own best friend, a math genius, ten-year-old Mickey prepares to compete in the most important pool championship of his life, despite his mother's reservations
Padri di carta by Joan Bauer( Book )
3 editions published in 2002 in Italian and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Se cupido mi desse una mano _ lui mi amerebbe alla follia? by Joan Bauer( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in Italian and held by 30 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
バウアー, ジョーン
Languages
English (189)
Italian (4)
Chinese (1)
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