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Fitch, Janet 1955-

Overview
Works: 70 works in 287 publications in 12 languages and 11,632 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Exhibition catalogs  Bildungsromans 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent, Creator
Classifications: PS3556.I8155, 813.54
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Publications about Janet Fitch
Publications by Janet Fitch
Most widely held works about Janet Fitch
 
Most widely held works by Janet Fitch
White oleander : a novel by Janet Fitch( Book )
63 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,154 libraries worldwide
A Los Angeles girl whose mother goes to jail is taken in hand by the city's foster-care program and the novel describes her experience in a series of homes, each a new adventure. A first novel
Paint it black : a novel by Janet Fitch( Book )
28 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 2,614 libraries worldwide
Following the suicide of her lover, art student Michael Faraday, Josie Tyrell, an art model and teenage runaway, struggles to come to terms with his death and to deal with his mother, Meredith, who holds her responsible for the tragedy
White oleander by Janet Fitch( Sound Recording )
23 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,186 libraries worldwide
Astrid is the only child of a single mother who has been sentenced to life in prison after murdering her lover. With determination and humor, Astrid overcomes the challenges of foster homes, loneliness and poverty
Paint it black by Janet Fitch( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 452 libraries worldwide
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Paint it black [a novel] by Janet Fitch( Sound Recording )
10 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 374 libraries worldwide
Josie Tyrell, a teen runaway and art model, falls in love with Michael Faraday, a Harvard dropout. But when Michael commits suicide, Josie is left searching for the key to Michael's death. Compounding her grief and rage is Michael's pianist mother, Meredith, who holds Josie responsible for her only son's death. Despite a fierce mutual enmity, the two women find themselves drawn into an eerie relationship reflecting equal parts distrust and blind need
Kicks by Janet Fitch( Book )
3 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and Danish and held by 254 libraries worldwide
A fifteen-year-old girl draws back from the false glamour of Los Angeles street life when an oft envied childhood friend becomes sexually promiscuous and overdoses on drugs
Portret in zwart by Janet Fitch( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Undetermined and Dutch and held by 179 libraries worldwide
Na de zelfmoord van haar vriend probeert een 20-jarig punkmeisje zich in het Los Angeles van begin jaren tachtig van de 20e eeuw wanhopig door het leven te slaan
Witte oleander by Janet Fitch( Book )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in Dutch and held by 177 libraries worldwide
Wanneer haar moeder wegens moord een levenslange gevangenisstraf moet uitzitten, groeit een tienermeisje in Californië op in verschillende pleeggezinnen
White oleander by Janet Fitch( visu )
21 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 115 libraries worldwide
Ingrid, a smart, free-spirited, and somewhat narcissistic artist kills her deceitful lover in a crime of passion. Even while serving a prison sentence, she exerts control over her adoring teenage daughter, Astrid, who's forced to spend her teenage years in a series of foster homes before becoming her own person. Explores the strange relationship of Ingrid and Astrid, and includes Astrid's relationship with her foster mothers. At first merely an appendage of her mother, Astrid develops as a result of her peripatetic adolescence
Double Vision : photographs from the Strauss Collection ( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
Bai se jia zhu tao by Qi Fei( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in Chinese and held by 47 libraries worldwide
A Los Angeles girl whose mother goes to jail is taken in hand by the city's foster-care program and the novel describes her experience in a series of homes, each a new adventure
The path to publication. advice from authors, editors, and agents ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
In segment one of this volume, authors Mark Childress, Janet Fitch, and Glen David Gold read and talk about their previously unpublished works. In the second segment, "Conversations," Oakley Hall presents 15 tips that every writer needs to know
The path to publication. advice from authors, editors, and agents ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
In segment one of this volume, Janet Fitch discusses landscape and how its use can distinguish professional writers from aspiring writers. In segment two, writers Sands Hall, Max Byrd, Varley O'Connor, and Stephen Koch present a wealth of information, humorously moderated by editor Andrew Tonkovich, on point-of-view
Weißer Oleander Roman by Janet Fitch( Book )
15 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Hauptbeschreibung Der weiße Oleander blüht in Kalifornien im Hochsommer. Dann, wenn die Hitze unerträglich erscheint. Für die zwölfjährige Astrid beginnt zu dieser Zeit eine ruhelose und dramatische Odyssee von Pflegefamilie zu Pflegefamilie. Ihre Mutter, eine exzentrische Schriftstellerin, die zu einer lebenslangen Haftstrafe verurteilt ist, vermag weiterhin einen dominanten Einfluss auf sie auszuüben. Erst allmählich gelingt es dem sensiblen und klugen Mädchen, einen eigenen Platz im Leben zu finden. Es zeigt sich, dass Astrid so stark wie der weiße Oleander ist, der sel
Biały oleander by Janet Fitch( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in Polish and held by 21 libraries worldwide
A Los Angeles girl whose mother goes to jail is taken in hand by the city's foster-care program and the novel describes her experience in a series of homes, each a new adventure
Laurier blanc : roman by Janet Fitch( Book )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in French and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Analyse : Roman psychologique (formation)
Oleandro bianco by Janet Fitch( Book )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in Italian and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Wanneer haar moeder wegens moord een levenslange gevangenisstraf moet uitzitten, groeit een tienermeisje in Californië op in verschillende pleeggezinnen
Belyĭ oleandr by Janet Fitch( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in Russian and held by 19 libraries worldwide
The path to publication. advice from authors, editors, and agents ( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
This volume concentrates on successful storytelling. In a talk called "Scene, summary, silence," writer/educator Al Young tells how to engage readers and keep a stry moving by creating believable narratvie and maintaining a balance between scene and summary. A panel discussion follows
Veneno sutil by Janet Fitch( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in Spanish and held by 12 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Fiča, Dženeta, 1955-
フィッチ, ジャネット
Languages
English (151)
German (17)
Dutch (11)
Italian (6)
French (5)
Chinese (5)
Polish (4)
Multiple languages (2)
Russian (1)
Danish (1)
Serbian (1)
Spanish (1)
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