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Ellis, Sarah 1952-

Overview
Works: 123 works in 296 publications in 1 language and 10,759 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Humorous stories  History  Nature stories  Young adult works 
Roles: Author of introduction, Performer
Classifications: PZ7.E4758, [FIC]
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Publications about Sarah Ellis
Publications by Sarah Ellis
Most widely held works about Sarah Ellis
 
Most widely held works by Sarah Ellis
Next-door neighbors by Sarah Ellis( Book )
7 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 1,080 libraries worldwide
Her family's move to a new town in Canada leaves shy twelve-year-old Peggy feeling lonely and uncomfortable, until she befriends the unconventional George and the Chinese servant of her imperious neighbor Mrs. Manning
The several lives of Orphan Jack by Sarah Ellis( Book )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 1,042 libraries worldwide
When, at the age of twelve, he is sent out from the Opportunities School for Orphans and Foundlings to be a bookkeeper's apprentice, Jack finds his heretofore predictable life full of unusual adventures
A family project by Sarah Ellis( Book )
8 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in English and held by 908 libraries worldwide
Excited by the unexpected prospect of a baby, eleven-year-old Jessica and her family eagerly prepare for the changes the new arrival will bring to their lives
Pick-up sticks by Sarah Ellis( Book )
12 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in English and held by 890 libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Polly's rebellion against her unmarried, fiercely independent mother comes to a head when they must find a new apartment
Back of beyond : stories of the supernatural by Sarah Ellis( Book )
11 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 749 libraries worldwide
A collection of twelve otherworldly stories which blend reality and unreality
Odd man out by Sarah Ellis( Book )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 624 libraries worldwide
While visiting his grandmother, Kip discovers his late father's secret notebooks, lists, and a confidential report that reveals a dangerous secret plan, but disaster strikes when he decides to reveal this information to others
Out of the blue by Sarah Ellis( Book )
12 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 601 libraries worldwide
After discovering that she has a twentyfouryearold halfsister, twelveyearold Megan finds the welldefined edges of her life disappearing into confusion
The queen's feet by Sarah Ellis( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 578 libraries worldwide
Queen Daisy's feet often misbehave by doing such things as wearing silly shoes, walking into a pond during lunch, and kicking a mean king in the ankle, until the queen and her advisors come up with a solution
Ben over night by Sarah Ellis( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 571 libraries worldwide
Ben loves to play at his best friend's house, but when it's time for a sleepover all Ben can think about is going home. Ben's brother and sister try some creative solutions to help your younger sibling get over his fear
Big Ben by Sarah Ellis( Book )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 510 libraries worldwide
Poor Ben. His sister is a big kid in grade five and his brother is a big kid in grade three. Ben is just a little kid in preschool. He can't swin, he can't use chopsticks, he can't even see out the car window. And worst of all, today is report card day. More than anything, Ben wants to bring home a report, just like the older kids do. But there are no report cards in preschool. Every once in a while, however, older siblings remember what it was like to be the little one. And Ben is about to get his very own report card, grading him on all the activities that little brothers do best
Next stop! by Sarah Ellis( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 492 libraries worldwide
On Saturday Claire rides the bus and sits at the front so she can help the bus driver (who is her father)
From reader to writer : teaching writing through classic children's books by Sarah Ellis( Book )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 456 libraries worldwide
Provides anecdotes about sixteen children's authors, with information about their childhoods, reading habits, and sources of inspiration; and features a read-aloud passage and a writing activity based on each author's work
Outside in by Sarah Ellis( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 417 libraries worldwide
"Lynn's own life is full with choir practice, school, shopping for the perfect jeans, and dealing with her free-spirited mother. Then one day her life is saved by a mysterious girl named Blossom, who introduces Lynn to her own world and family who are both more bizarre, yet somehow more sane, than Lynn. Blossom's own family is a small band of outcasts and eccentrics who live secretly in an ingenious bunker beneath a city reservoir. Lynn is enchanted and amazed. But when she inadvertently reveals their secret, she is forced to take measure of her own motives and lifestyle, as she figures out what it really means to be a family and a friend. This novel is smart, rich, engaging and insightful." -- Provided from publisher
Salmon forest by David T Suzuki( Book )
12 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 350 libraries worldwide
During a walk in the woods with her father, Kate learns about the life cycle of the sockeye salmon, as well as its place in the larger circle of life
The baby project by Sarah Ellis( Book )
15 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 298 libraries worldwide
Excited by the unexpected prospect of a baby, eleven-year-old Jessica and her family eagerly prepare for the changes the new arrival will bring to their lives
A prairie as wide as the sea : the immigrant diary of Ivy Weatherall by Sarah Ellis( Book )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
Ivy Weatherall is just 11 years old when her family leaves England for the promised riches of Canada's expanding West. They've come to join her uncle for the available land, the lush harvests, and the opportunity for success. But in Milorie, Saskatchewan, their dreams crumble into dust when they reach Uncle Alf's small sod hut and discover that jobs are scarce, and that they can barely make ends meet. Ivy's relatives pack up and head back to England, but to Ivy, Canada is full of wonder and beginning to feel like home. There are challenges in her new life, but Ivy's feisty character and her sense of wonder for a prairie as wide as the sea make her adventure one that readers won't easily forget
The young writer's companion by Sarah Ellis( Book )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
"Playful drawings and lots of write-in space make this journal fun and appealing. Includes story starters, bibliographies, anecdotes and quotes from famous writers for inspiration" Cf. Our choice, 2001
Days of toil and tears : the child labour diary of Flora Rutherford by Sarah Ellis( Book )
4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
Flora works hard as a child mill labourer
Girls' own : an anthology of Canadian fiction for young readers ( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
"Stories by award-winning authors such as Jean Little, Julie Johnston, Kit Pearson, Deborah Ellis, Joan Clark and Sarah Ellis, sure to be popular with preteen girls" Cf. Our choice, 2002
 
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Alternative Names
Ellis, S.
Ellis, Sarah
Ellis, Sarah R
Reichardt Ellis, Sarah
Reichardt, Sarah
Reichardt, Sarah Ellis
エリス, サラ
Languages
English (138)
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