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Paris, Andy

Overview
Works: 94 works in 289 publications in 1 language and 14,290 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Psychological fiction  Biography  Domestic fiction  Drama  Television adaptations  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Young adult works  Personal narratives 
Roles: Narrator, Actor
Classifications: PS3566.I372, [FIC]
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Publications about Andy Paris
Publications by Andy Paris
Most widely held works by Andy Paris
The Laramie project ( visu )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,037 libraries worldwide
"This film is based on transcripts of over 200 interviews with the people of Laramie, Wyoming."--Title screens. In October 1998, 21 year-old Matthew Shepard had been found savagely beaten, tied to a fence, and left to die. National media attention made his case a cause célèbre, and a month later, off Broadway writer-director Moisés Kaufman and Tectonic Theatre (his collaborating actors) arrived. They succeeded in interviewing a wide range of relevant persons, from those who knew Shepard or knew the accused to police, university, and hospital personnel and community members. Then they wrote a play
House rules a novel by Jodi Picoult( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,035 libraries worldwide
Teenager Jacob Hunt has Asperger's syndrome. A forensic science wizard, he follows his scanner to show up at crime scenes and give law enforcement officials his advice. But when his tutor is found dead, he becomes a suspect. Suddenly, his Asperger's traits--not looking people in the eye, tics and twitches--look more like guilt in the view of police
My friend Leonard by James Frey( Computer File )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 994 libraries worldwide
James Frey pens the candid memoir of his recovery from drug and alcohol addictions with My Friend Leonard. After a stint in jail, James is rocked by further tragedy. Teetering on the brink of breakdown, he turns to a friend from rehab, Leonard. A larger-than-life mobster, Leonard becomes James' loyal and generous adoptive father, teaching him to "live boldly."
Flipped by Wendelin Van Draanen( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 900 libraries worldwide
In alternating chapters, two teenagers describe how their feelings about themselves, each other, and their families have changed over the years
Lone wolf [a novel] by Jodi Picoult( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 843 libraries worldwide
When his father and sister are injured in an accident that has rendered his father comatose, estranged son Edward decides to stop his father's life support so that his organs can be donated, a choice his sister urges him to reconsider
Jeremy Fink and the meaning of life by Wendy Mass( file )
13 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 792 libraries worldwide
Just before his thirteenth birthday, Jeremy Fink receives a keyless locked box--set aside by his father before his death five years earlier--that purportedly contains the meaning of life
Rash by Pete Hautman( file )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 723 libraries worldwide
In a future society that has decided it would "rather be safe than free," sixteen-year-old Bo's anger control problems land him in a tundra jail where he survives with the help of his running skills and an artificial intelligence program named Bork
Powers by Ursula K Le Guin( file )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 693 libraries worldwide
When young Gavir's sister is brutally killed, he escapes from slavery and sets out to explore the world and his own psychic abilities
Sonata for Miriam by Linda Olsson( Computer File )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 663 libraries worldwide
Musician Adam Anker lives sparingly with his 20-year-old daughter Miriam in Auckland, New Zealand. While exploring a local Holocaust exhibit, he happens upon a display bearing his family name and a contact, Clara Fried. Puzzled and inspired by this unexpected find, he commits the woman's name to memory. Tragically, on that same day Miriam dies in an accident, sending Adam spiraling into depression. One year later, Adam contacts Mrs. Fried and travels to Poland to discover the true fate of his parents. But an equally important journey awaits--a trip to Sweden to reconcile with Miriam's mother, Cecilia
Danny Gospel by David Athey( Computer File )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 614 libraries worldwide
Eccentric 25-year-old Iowa mail carrier Danny Gospel asks God for a happy, normal life. And then one morning, a lovely lady awakens him with a kiss and disappears. Longing to find her, Danny embarks on a quixotic quest for impossible dreams and heavenly glory
The stolen child by Keith Donohue( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 612 libraries worldwide
Seven-year-old Henry Day is kidnapped and renamed "Aniday" by changelings, ageless beings who inhabit the woods near his home. The changelings also leave behind one of their own, who flawlessly impersonates Henry except for one noteworthy detail--the new Henry is a prodigiously talented pianist. Both Aniday and Henry settle comfortably enough into their new existences, but both are haunted by vague memories of their former lives
Fall by Guillermo del Toro( file )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 606 libraries worldwide
Story of two roommates and what happens when the girlfriend of one of them goes missing
Jekel loves Hyde by Beth Fantaskey( Computer File )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 588 libraries worldwide
As seventeen-year-old Jill Jekel and classmate Tristen Hyde work together on a chemistry project, hoping to win a scholarship for her and a cure for his curse, they also uncover family secrets and a chemistry of their own
One bullet away [the making of a marine officer] by Nathaniel Fick( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 578 libraries worldwide
Nathan Fick, a former captain in the First Reconnaisance Battalion of the United States Marine Corps, fought in Afghanistan and Iraq. He reveals how the Corps trains its elite and offers a vivid account of twenty-first century battle
One hundred percent lunar boy a novel by Stephen Tunney( file )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 480 libraries worldwide
Sixteen-year-old Hieronymus Rexaphin has an amazing talent--he has the ability to see the fourth primary color, and therefore the unique future paths of time and matter. Because his eye color is illegal, he is forced to wear special goggles. But everything changes for him when he exposes his eyes to a young Earth girl
Diamond star by Catherine Asaro( file )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 476 libraries worldwide
The renegade son of the Ruby Dynasty, Del prefers rock music to interstellar politics. His singing career has recently gained momentum on Earth, which has an uneasy relationship with his family₂s empire. But with intergalactic tensions running high, Del finds it harder and harder to avoid family expectations
Cruise control by Terry Trueman( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 294 libraries worldwide
A talented basketball player struggles to deal with the helplessness and anger that come with having a brother rendered completely dysfunctional by severe cerebral palsy and a father who deserted the family
The fiddler by Beverly Lewis( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 294 libraries worldwide
Englisher Amelia Devries gets lost in a storm and finds herself in Hickory Hollow, Pennsylvania, in an Old Order Amish community. There she meets Michael Hostetler--and this encounter changes both their lives forever
Falcondance by Amelia Atwater-Rhodes( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
As the peaceful coexistence of the avian and serpentine realms becomes increasingly precarious, nineteen-year-old Nicias, heir to the ancient and powerful falcon realm, learns some lessons about the past that will shape the future of their shared world
Jenna & Jonah's fauxmance by Emily Franklin( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
Teen TV celebrities Jenna and Jonah (real names, Charlie Tracker and Fielding Withers) make more money in a month than most people do in a lifetime. They can't stand to be in the same room as each other, but to boost the TV ratings their agents make them a 'real life' couple. Then the deception is uncovered by the paparazzi, and Charlie and Fielding have to disappear to weather the media storm. It's not until they're far off the grid of the Hollywood circuit that they realise there's more to each of them than shiny hair and a winning smile
 
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