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Alphin, Elaine Marie

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Works: 31 works in 88 publications in 1 language and 11,797 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Biography  Case studies  Young adult works  Basketball stories  Pictorial works 
Classifications: PZ7.A4625, [FIC]
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Publications by Elaine Marie Alphin
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Most widely held works by Elaine Marie Alphin
Ghost soldier by Elaine Marie Alphin( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 1,190 libraries worldwide
Alexander, in North Carolina while his father decides whether to remarry and move there, meets the ghost of a Confederate soldier and helps him look for his family
The perfect shot by Elaine Marie Alphin( Book )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 1,153 libraries worldwide
Brian uses basketball to block out memories of his girlfriend and her family who were gunned down a year ago, but the upcoming murder trial and a high school history assignment force him to face the past and decide how far he should go to see justice served. Includes facts about miscarriages of justice in American history
The ghost cadet by Elaine Marie Alphin( Book )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 1,132 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Benjy, in Virginia visiting the grandmother he has never met, meets the ghost of a Virginia Military Institute cadet who was killed in the Battle of New Market in 1864 and helps him recover his family's treasured gold watch
An unspeakable crime : the prosecution and persecution of Leo Frank by Elaine Marie Alphin( Book )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 973 libraries worldwide
In 1913, thirteen-year-old pencil factory worker Mary Phagan was found murdered at her workplace in Atlanta, Georgia. One targeted suspect was Jewish factory superintendent Leo Frank. All of the inborn prejudice against Jews rose up in a feeling of satisfaction, that here would be a victim worthy to pay for the crime. Though the case was mishandled at every turn, Leo Frank was convicted. But did he commit the crime?
Counterfeit son by Elaine Marie Alphin( Book )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 956 libraries worldwide
When serial killer Hank Miller is killed in a shoot-out with police, his abused son Cameron adopts the identity of one of his father's victims in order to find a better life
A bear for Miguel by Elaine Marie Alphin( Book )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 841 libraries worldwide
A young girl in El Salvador goes to the market with her father and helps her family obtain necessities by trading a precious item of her own
Dinosaur hunter by Elaine Marie Alphin( Book )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 820 libraries worldwide
In Wyoming in the 1880s, a young boy fulfills his dream of finding a dinosaur skeleton on his father's ranch, outwits a man who would cheat him, and sells his find to a team of fossil hunters
Germ hunter a story about Louis Pasteur by Elaine Marie Alphin( file )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 736 libraries worldwide
The life and achievements of nineteenth-century French scientist Louis Pasteur
Picture perfect by Elaine Marie Alphin( Book )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 668 libraries worldwide
A gap in his memory the afternoon that his best friend disappears in a redwood forest has a fifteen-year-old photographer wondering about his own role in the mystery, and who he can turn to for help
I have not yet begun to fight a story about John Paul Jones by Elaine Marie Alphin( file )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 563 libraries worldwide
Describes the life of John Paul Jones, who served in America's navy during the Revolutionary War and is remembered for saying, "I have not yet begun to fight."
Davy Crockett by Elaine Marie Alphin( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 538 libraries worldwide
Describes the life and accomplishments of David Crockett, the famous frontier settler, congressman, and defender of the Alamo
Simon says by Elaine Marie Alphin( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 511 libraries worldwide
An alienated, aspiring young painter who attends high school at a boarding school for the arts discovers that being true to himself means opening the door to both pain and pleasure
Dwight D. Eisenhower by Elaine Marie Alphin( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 373 libraries worldwide
A look at the life and career of the West Point graduate who became World War II commander, head of the NATO armies, and the thirty-fourth president of the United States
Vacuum cleaners by Elaine Marie Alphin( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 268 libraries worldwide
Discusses the history and technical development of the vacuum cleaner, from the first carpet sweepers of the nineteenth century to twentieth-century improvements
Toasters by Elaine Marie Alphin( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
Presents the history and development of this household appliance, describes how it works, and discusses its role in popular culture; includes recipes using a toaster
Creating characters kids will love by Elaine Marie Alphin( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 211 libraries worldwide
A guide, for writers of children's literature, to creating characters that both kids and publishers will like
Irons by Elaine Marie Alphin( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 204 libraries worldwide
Discusses the history and development of irons, including a brief description of how the electric steam iron works, and surveys the role of irons in popular culture
Telephones by Elaine Marie Alphin( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
Presents the technological development of the telephone through a description of the various inventions which led up to it; then examines the role of the phone in popular culture
The proving ground by Elaine Marie Alphin( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
While trying to adjust to life at a new military base in a town where the residents hate the Army, Kevin, the son of a lieutenant colonel, uncovers a terrorist plot to destroy the base
Tournament of time by Elaine Marie Alphin( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
While trying to adjust to life in England Jessica Copper feels herself drawn to a tiny church in York whwre she discovers the spirits of the murdered "Princes in the Tower" imprisoned in stained glass windows
 
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