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Harrison, Troon

Overview
Works: 44 works in 114 publications in 2 languages and 4,786 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Adventure stories  Picture books  Pictorial works  Young adult works 
Classifications: PZ7.H25616, [FIC]
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Publications about Troon Harrison
Publications by Troon Harrison
Most widely held works by Troon Harrison
Aaron's awful allergies by Troon Harrison( Book )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 652 libraries worldwide
Aaron loves animals, but his allergies make it difficult for him to find a pet that won't make him ill, until his mother gives him a surprise
The dream collector by Troon Harrison( Book )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 603 libraries worldwide
When Zachary wakes up, he knows it's going to be an extrordinary day. First he finds two zebras and his big shaggy dog drinking from the birdbath. Then he sees a strange truck at the end of his driveway and a man looking under the hood. The man is the Dream Collector. It's his job to collect the night's dreams before the sun comes up, because if sunlight touches them, they'll become real. But the Dream Collector's truck has broken down, it's nearly dawn, and the neighborhood is overrun with dreams. Can Zachary and the Dream Collector beat the rising sun?
Red River stallion by Troon Harrison( Book )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 513 libraries worldwide
In 1830s Canada, a thirteen-year-old Cree girl journeys westward from York Factory to the Red River valley, lured by a Norfolk trotter horse and determined to find her Scottish fur trader father
The horse road by Troon Harrison( Book )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 493 libraries worldwide
In ancient central Asia, thirteen-year-old Kallisto, a superb equestrian, and her friend must warn their families and protect the Ferghana horses from invading Chinese armies
The long weekend by Troon Harrison( Book )
7 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 377 libraries worldwide
For his fifth birthday, James chooses to spend three days at the beach, during which his quiet adventures, with the help of his imagination, become an unforgettable treat
Courage to fly by Troon Harrison( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 253 libraries worldwide
Meg finds it hard to adjust to a northern city after moving from her Caribbean home, but a tiny sparrow and a chinese man help her find the courage to befriend Jenny
A bushel of light by Troon Harrison( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 221 libraries worldwide
Fourteen year old orphan Maggie is separated from her twin sister Lizzie and sent to live on a farm in Canada
The memory horse by Troon Harrison( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 219 libraries worldwide
A young girl and her grandfather restore and repaint a carousel horse. In repainting the carousel horse, they reminisce about her grandmother and paint pictures on the horse reminding them of events in her grandmother's life. As grandfather and granddaughter paint a carousel horse, they use symbols of grandmother, a woman they both loved: ribbons that she won at the fall fair, stamps for the letters she wrote to soldiers during the war, and most importantly, a heart around her name
Don't dig so deep, Nicholas! by Troon Harrison( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 195 libraries worldwide
Nicholas digs a deep hole in the sand at the beach, which lets animals and birds from Australia come through. The kangaroos, dingos, camels, kookaburras, cockatoos, koalas, wombats, platypuses, and wallabies have a grand time at the beach before returning through the hole at the end of the day
Lavender Moon by Troon Harrison( Book )
2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
"Lavender Moon decides she has worked in a café long enough and hits the road in search of new experiences. Eventually she discovers a way to have it all, by converting her tour bus into a café-on-wheels! Luscious illustrations capture each moment like treasured summer vacation photos" Cf. Our choice, 1997-1998
The floating orchard by Troon Harrison( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
Damson lives in the house her great-grandfather built. In the orchard stands the Orchard Queen, a beautiful plum tree, grown from a plum stone her great-grandmother had carried across the ocean to her new home. It was in this house that Damson was born, and it is here that she intends to stay. Then comes the time of the great flood. Everything that Damson cares about -- the flowers, the animals, the orchard she loves -- is about to be carried away by the rising, swirling waters. With help from her friend, Bartlett, Damson realizes that survival may depend on the plum tree she has always known as the Orchard Queen. They must cut it down to make a mast for the boat that will carry them to dry land. The decision is dreadful, but Damson learns that it takes a special kind of heart to begin again when all seems lost. A haunting -- and hopeful -- story of new beginnings, this is a book to be shared and treasured
Eye of the wolf by Troon Harrison( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 128 libraries worldwide
In 2005, the world is in the grip of another Ice Age. Chandra must make her way to the south, crossing a heavily guarded border, without papers. The stakes are high. What begins as a search for her missing mother becomes a fight for the lives of everything and everyone she loves
Goodbye to Atlantis by Troon Harrison( Book )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
Stella is visiting her cousin in England and hopes to also find out about her deceased mother
Wonderful junk by Troon Harrison( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
Jeremiah the auctioneer knew that everything could be used for something. Learn how he turn a shrimp sandwich into a horse?
The separated by Troon Harrison( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
As the evil Lord Maldici's powers grow and darkness looms over the land of Verde, three sixteen-year-olds must find their own strengths and magical abilities in time to win the battle for their homeland
Millie : ride the river by Troon Harrison( Book )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
With a new baby in the house, Millicent MacCallum's parents need a break. For the summer of 1914, they decide to send Millie to her aunt and uncle's in the Kawarthas. Millie quickly discovers that life in Stoney Lake is quite different than in the city. Millie's aunt--an Ojibway Indian--and her cousins teach her about swimming, building a canoe--and even how to milk a goat! But her biggest challenge is yet to come. When the lighthouse goes dark can Millie save an incoming ship from the rocky shores?
A cat in the stable by Troon Harrison( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Sophie is sad when her cat dies, so she asks God for a Christmas miracle and has her prayer answered in a surprising way
Poetry & potatoes : a tale of friendship, travel and recipes by Troon Harrison( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
When Sonnet, who has travelled the world, returns home she finds it difficult to adjust to quiet village life. Her attempts to make friends are disastrous, but through a mysterious stranger she discovers that true soul mates can be closer than you think
The twilight box by Troon Harrison( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
As they search for their identities, two very different teenagers living in a world of ancient magic join forces to save their land from the forces of evil
Éric est allergique by Troon Harrison( Book )
5 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in French and English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Grade level: 1, 2, k, p, e
 
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Alternative Names
Adams, Troon Harrison
Hārīsūn, Tirūn
Harrison, Troon P.
Languages
English (64)
French (3)
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