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Holt, Kimberly Willis

Overview
Works: 81 works in 395 publications in 4 languages and 27,590 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Historical fiction  History  Epistolary fiction  Drama  Bildungsromans  High interest-low vocabulary books  Children's television programs  Tall tales 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PZ7, FIC
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When Zachary Beaver came to town by Kimberly Willis Holt( Book )
43 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,657 libraries worldwide
During the summer of 1971 in a small Texas town, thirteen-year-old Toby and his best friend Cal meet the star of a sideshow act, 600-pound Zachary, the fattest boy in the world
My Louisiana sky by Kimberly Willis Holt( Book )
31 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,555 libraries worldwide
Growing up in Saitter, Louisiana in the 1950's, twelve-year-old Tiger Ann struggles with her feelings about her stern but loving grandmother, her mentally slow parents and her good friend and neighbor, Jesse
Keeper of the night by Kimberly Willis Holt( Book )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,639 libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Isabel, a girl living on the island of Guam, and her family try to cope with the suicide of Isabel's mother
Dancing in Cadillac light by Kimberly Willis Holt( Book )
16 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,499 libraries worldwide
In 1968, eleven-year-old Jaynell's life in the town of Moon, Texas, is enlivened when her eccentric Grandpap comes to live with her family
Mister and me by Kimberly Willis Holt( Book )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,136 libraries worldwide
In a small Louisiana mill town in 1940, Jolene does not want her Momma to marry the logger who is courting her, but it seems that even her most defiantly bad behavior cannot make him go away
Dear Hank Williams by Kimberly Willis Holt( Book )
7 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,079 libraries worldwide
In Rippling Creek, Louisiana, in 1948, eleven-year-old Tate writes letters to her favorite country singer, sharing her dreams of becoming a singer and revealing that her mother is in prison
Piper Reed, the great gypsy by Kimberly Willis Holt( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 978 libraries worldwide
While her father, a Navy Chief, is on ship duty for six months, nine-year-old Piper stays busy with new neighbors, Christmas at a spaceship beach house, a trip to New Orleans, and especially the upcoming Gypsy Club pet show
Piper Reed gets a job by Kimberly Willis Holt( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 925 libraries worldwide
When she discovers the price of the coveted clubhouse, ten-year-old Piper and her fellow Gypsy Club members try to earn the money by creating a birthday-party-planning business
The water seeker by Kimberly Willis Holt( Book )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 916 libraries worldwide
Traces the hard life, filled with losses, adversity, and adventure, of Amos, son of a trapper and dowser, from 1833 when his mother dies giving birth to him until 1859, when he has grown up and has a son of his own
Piper Reed, campfire girl by Kimberly Willis Holt( Book )
7 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 832 libraries worldwide
Fifth-grader Piper and her sisters are thrilled about their first-ever camping trip until they learn it will be at Halloween, but other Navy families join them, including an annoying new member of the Gypsy Club
Piper Reed, Navy brat by Kimberly Willis Holt( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 797 libraries worldwide
Piper is sad about leaving her home and friends behind when her father, a Navy aircraft mechanic, is transferred yet again, but with help from her often-annoying sisters and a surprise from their parents, she finds happiness in their new home in Pensacola, Florida
Part of me : stories of a Louisiana family by Kimberly Willis Holt( Book )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and Japanese and held by 725 libraries worldwide
Ten stories trace the connections between four generations of one Louisiana family from 1939 when a young girl leaves school to help support her family to 2006 when an eighty-year-old woman embarks on a book tour
Skinny brown dog by Kimberly Willis Holt( Book )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 685 libraries worldwide
Benny the baker sees no need for a dog in his life, but while his most faithful customer and the children who visit his bakery for "Free cookie day" soon realize he has been adopted by a stray, it takes a heroic deed to convince Benny that the dog belongs with him
When Zachary Beaver came to town by Kimberly Willis Holt( Sound Recording )
22 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 674 libraries worldwide
During the summer of 1971 in a small Texas town, thirteen-year-old Toby and his best friend Cal meet the star of a sideshow act, 600-pound Zachary, the fattest boy in the world
The adventures of Granny Clearwater and Little Critter by Kimberly Willis Holt( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 666 libraries worldwide
As the Clearwaters travel west, fearless Granny and Little Critter are jolted from the horse-drawn wagon and have many exotic adventures before being reunited with the rest of their family
Waiting for Gregory by Kimberly Willis Holt( Book )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 641 libraries worldwide
A young girl eagerly awaits the birth of her baby cousin, while growing more and more confused by the way her relatives answer her questions
Piper Reed, forever friend by Kimberly Willis Holt( Book )
7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 620 libraries worldwide
Ten-year-old Piper moves yet again when her father, who is a Chief Petty Officer in the Navy, gets assigned to Norfolk, Virginia, and although the move takes a bit of adjustment, she soon makes friends with the girl next door and catches up with old friends too
My Louisiana sky by Kimberly Willis Holt( visu )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 11 libraries worldwide
In Kimberly Willis Holt's first novel for young adults, the bright child of 'slow' parents comes to terms with her family's place in the community. Set in rural 1950s Louisiana
Family collector's set ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Derby stallion: Patrick McCardle (Efron) is a typical 15-year-old who doesn't know where his life is going, and his successful dad isn't content to let him just be himself. But when Patrick meets a horse trainer, he might have finally discovered something that makes him happy. With the trainer's help, Patrick begins to prepare for the Derby Cup, where he'll have to face his own fears and a rich bully. The power within: Normal high school teenager Stan Dryer's life is changed forever when, after receiving a mystical ring of power, he must fight the evil possessor of the twin ring. When Zachary Beaver came to town: The story of an unlikely friendship between three very different boys. A horse for Danny: An 11-year-old girl and her horse-trainer father set their sights on a potential champion and wind up in the midst of a bitter political struggle in this inspirational family drama
 
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Alternative Names
Holt, Kimberly Willis.
Kimberly Willis Holt Amerikaans schrijfster
Kimberly Willis Holt amerikansk författare
Kimberly Willis Holt amerikansk skribent
Kimberly Willis Holt auteure de littérature d'enfance américaine
Kimberly Willis Holt escritora de literatura infantil estadounidense
Willis-Holt, Kimberly
کیمبرلی ویلیس هالت نویسنده آمریکایی
홀트, 킴벌리 윌리스
ホルト, キンバリー・ウィリス
Languages
English (185)
Chinese (15)
German (9)
Japanese (6)
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