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Houck, Lynde

Works: 14 works in 54 publications in 1 language and 1,917 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Chick lit  Children's audiobooks  Young adult works  Drama  Domestic fiction  Science fiction  Romance fiction  History 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: PS3603.L3565, FIC
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Publications about Lynde Houck
Publications by Lynde Houck
Most widely held works by Lynde Houck
Please ignore Vera Dietz by A. S King( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 542 libraries worldwide
When her best friend, whom she secretly loves, betrays her and then dies under mysterious circumstances, high school senior Vera Dietz struggles with secrets that could help clear his name
Black box : [a novel] by Julie Schumacher( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 327 libraries worldwide
When her sixteen-year-old sister is hospitalized for depression and her parents want to keep it a secret, fourteen-year-old Elena tries to cope with her own anxiety and feelings of guilt that she is determined to conceal from outsiders
The terranauts by T. Coraghessan Boyle( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 265 libraries worldwide
It is 1994, and in the desert near Tillman, Arizona, forty miles from Tucson, a grand experiment involving the future of humanity is underway. As climate change threatens the earth, eight scientists, four men and four women dubbed the Terranauts, have been selected to live under glass in E2, a prototype of a possible off-earth colony. Their sealed, three-acre compound comprises five biomes; rainforest, savanna, desert, ocean, and marsh, and enough wildlife, water, and vegetation to sustain them. Closely monitored by an all-seeing Mission Control, this New Eden is the brainchild of ecovisionary Jeremiah Reed, aka God the Creator, for whom the project is both an adventure in scientific discovery and a momentous publicity stunt. In addition to their roles as medics, farmers, biologists, and survivalists, his young, strapping Terranauts must impress watchful visitors and a skeptical media curious to see if E2's environment will somehow be compromised
Carpe diem by Autumn Cornwell( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 218 libraries worldwide
Sixteen-year-old Vassar Spore's detailed plans for the next twenty years of her life are derailed when her bohemian grandmother insists that she join her in Southeast Asia for the summer, but as she writes a novel about her experiences, Vassar discovers new possibilities
Because she can by Bridie Clark( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 200 libraries worldwide
Claire Truman lands a job with a top publishing house and a gorgeous and successful boyfriend that shes had a crush on for a decade. Soon her job is taking more and more of her time and soul. She's now wondering if the job is worth it
Harmless by Dana Reinhardt( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
Anna, Emma and Mariah concoct a story about why they're late getting home one night, a story that will replace their parents' anger with concern. They just have to stand by it. No matter what. Suddenly the police are involved, and the town demands that someone be punished. And then there is the man who is arrested and accused of a crime that never happened
Crush : writers reflect on love, longing, and the lasting power of their first celebrity crush by Cathy Alter( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
A star-studded collection of essays from acclaimed and bestselling authors and celebrities that illuminates the lasting power of desire and longing, and celebrates our initiation into the euphoria, pain, and mystery that is our first celebrity crush.You never forget your first crush ...CRUSH brings together stories of heartbreak, humiliation, and hilarity from a roster of popular luminaries, including James Franco, Carrie Fisher, Stephen King, Roxane Gay, Jodi Picoult, Emily Gould, and Hanna Rosin, who share intimate memories of that first intense taste of love. Here are funny, whimsical, sometimes cringe-worthy tales of falling head over heels for River Phoenix, Mary Tyler Moore, Howard Cosell, Jared Leto, and a host of other pop culture icons.A few contributors channeled their devotion into obsessively writing embarrassing fan letters. Some taped pics in school lockers. Others decorated their bedroom walls with posters. For tweenaged Karin Tanabe, it was discovering bad boy Andy Garcia--playing the gun-loving mobster Vincent Corleone in The Godfather III. Barbara Graham unsuccessfully staked out an apartment on Park Avenue for a glimpse of her blue-eyed soulmate, Paul Newman. There was only one puppy for six-year-old Jodi Picoult--Donny Osmond--while Jamie Brisick's pre-teen addiction was Speed Racer. Swoon-worthy and unforgettable, the essays in CRUSH will leave you laughing, make you cry, and keep you enthralled--just like your first celebrity crush
Birdie's book by Jan Bozarth( file )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Where do fairy godmothers come from? When Birdie goes to visit her grandmother for the first time, she learns that her grandmother is a fairy godmother-- which means Birdie's a fairy godmother too! Trained by fairies in a magical land called Aventurine, human fairy godmothers have been hidden protectors of the world for centuries. Birdie's family talisman, a singing stone, has been broken, and now only Birdie can use the stone to travel to Aventurine to repair it
When nobody was watching : my hard-fought journey to the top of the soccer world by Carli Lloyd( file )
2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
From the celebrated star of the U.S. Women's National Soccer Team, an inspiring, uplifting, and candid memoir of how she got thereIn 2015, the U.S. Women's National Soccer Team won its first FIFA championship in sixteen years, culminating in an epic final game that electrified soccer fans around the world. It featured a gutsy, brilliant performance by team captain and midfielder Carli Lloyd, who made history that day, scoring a hat trick--three goals in one game--during the first sixteen minutes. But there was a time when Carli almost quit the sport. In 2003 she was struggling, her soccer career at a crossroads. Then she found a trusted trainer, James Galanis, who saw in Carli a player with raw talent, skill, and a great dedication to the game. What Carli lacked were fitness, mental toughness, and character. Together they set to work, training day and night, fighting, grinding it out. No one worked harder than Carli. And no one believed in her more than James. Despite all the naysayers, the times she was benched, moments when her self-confidence took a nosedive, she succeeded in becoming one of the best players in the world. This candid reflection on a remarkable turnaround will take listeners inside the women's national team and inside the head of an athlete who willed herself to perform at the highest levels of competition
Deeper : a novel by Robin York( file )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
In the New Adult debut from beloved contemporary romance author Ruthie Knox, writing under the pseudonym Robin York, a college student is attacked online and must restore her name--and stay clear of a guy who's wrong for her, but feels so right. When Caroline Piasecki's ex-boyfriend posts their sex pictures on the Internet, it destroys her reputation as a nice college girl. Suddenly her once-promising future doesn't look so bright. Caroline tries to make the pictures disappear, hoping time will bury her shame. Then a guy she barely knows rises to her defense and punches her ex to the ground. West Leavitt is the last person Caroline needs in her life. Everyone knows he's shady. Still, Caroline is drawn to his confidence and swagger--even after promising her dad she'll keep her distance. On late, sleepless nights, Caroline starts wandering into the bakery where West works. They hang out, they talk, they listen. Though Caroline and West tell each other they're "just friends," their feelings intensify until it becomes impossible to pretend. The more complicated her relationship with West gets, the harder Caroline has to struggle to discover what she wants for herself--and the easier it becomes to find the courage she needs to fight back against the people who would judge her. When all seems lost, sometimes the only place to go is deeper
Harder : a novel by Robin York( file )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
In Robin York's provocative New Adult novel, two young ex-lovers find themselves together again in the shadow of tragedy--and an intense, undeniable attraction. Caroline still dreams about West. His warm skin, his taut muscles, his hand sliding down her stomach. Then she wakes up and she's back to reality: West is gone. And before he left, he broke her heart. Then, out of the blue, West calls in crisis
All heart : my dedication and determination to become one of soccer's best by Carli Lloyd( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Carli Lloyd tells the full inspiring story of her journey to the top of the soccer world, an honest, action packed account that takes listeners inside the mind of a hardworking athlete
Because she can (9 cd's) by Bridie Clark( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in Undetermined and held by 1 library worldwide
Claire Truman lands a job with a top publishing house and a gorgeous and successful boyfriend that shes had a crush on for a decade. Soon her job is taking more and more of her time and soul. She's now wondering if the job is worth it
Because she can by Bridie Clark( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
In the bestselling tradition of The devil wears Prada comes a witty and revealing novel set in the book publishing industry. Jane Truman has spent six years at a top publishing house patiently waiting to be promoted to editor and stretching her ridiculously small salary as far as it will go. But her life is about to miraculously change. Fresh from an ugly breakup, she is dragged by her best friend to an art gallery opening where she bumps into the man she lusted after all through college Randall Cox, a man with friends in high places. When the top editor at a rival publishing house calls her the next morning, Jane suddenly finds herself with a new job worth three times her old salary. Unfortunately, her new boss, Vivian Grant, is even worse than the industry gossip has led Jane to believe
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