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Bale, Karen A.

Overview
Works: 84 works in 166 publications in 2 languages and 5,613 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.D8694, FIC
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Publications about Karen A Bale
Publications by Karen A Bale
Most widely held works by Karen A Bale
Flood Mississippi, 1927 by Kathleen Duey( Book )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 548 libraries worldwide
When the raging Mississippi threatens their secret cache of hard-earned nickels and pennies, Molly and her white friend Garrett risk their lives to retrieve the money
Earthquake, San Francisco, 1906 by Kathleen Duey( Book )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 535 libraries worldwide
When two young strangers meet by chance on the day of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake, they struggle to survive the terror of crumbling buildings, fire, looting, and chaos
Titanic, April 14, 1912 by Kathleen Duey( Book )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 477 libraries worldwide
During the final hours aboard the Titanic on her ill-fated voyage in 1912, Gavin and Karolina attempt to help others and by so doing learn something about themselves
Train wreck, Kansas, 1892 by Kathleen Duey( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and held by 449 libraries worldwide
In 1892 Max and Jodi, young employees of a traveling circus, find their lives endangered when their train wrecks in a storm
Death Valley, California, 1849 by Kathleen Duey( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 424 libraries worldwide
A brother and sister struggle to survive the rigors of Death Valley after their wagon breaks an axle and they set out alone to find help for their stranded family and injured father
Fire, Chicago, 1871 by Kathleen Duey( Book )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 421 libraries worldwide
While spreading flames threaten to cut off all possibility of escape from the Chicago fire of 1871, twelve-year-old Nate attempts to save a wealthy young girl and to return home safely
Blizzard, Estes Park, Colorado, 1886 by Kathleen Duey( Book )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 374 libraries worldwide
When twelve-year-old Maggie attempts to rescue Hadyn during a sudden blizzard in the Colorado mountains in 1886, both cousins change their minds about each other
Hurricane : open seas, 1844 by Kathleen Duey( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 295 libraries worldwide
During almost four years at sea with her whaling captain father, thirteen-year-old Rebecca finds life both boring and difficult--especially when the ship is nearly sunk by a hurricane
Cave-in, St. Claire, Pennsylvania, 1859 by Kathleen Duey( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 262 libraries worldwide
In 1859 when Rory disguises herself as a boy in order to work in a coal mine in St. Claire, Pennsylvania, she and her friend struggle to survive a cave-in disaster
Titanic: April 1912 by Kathleen Duey( Book )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in Spanish and English and held by 235 libraries worldwide
"Gavin Reilly is working in the Titanic's galley to earn his passage from Ireland to America. He knows when he finally joins his brother in New York they'll live their big dreams together. Karolina Green is devastated after the loss of her parents. She's returning home to the United States from England with her Aunt Rose, and desperately dreams of fixing her shattered life in New York. But on a calm, clear night in April, those dreams turn into a nightmare. Rich and poor, famous and unknown, the hundreds of people aboard the Titanic find themselves at the mercy of the cold sea and the sinking ship. Few will live to remember the disaster the world still can't forget-- will Gavin and Karolina be among the survivors?"--Publisher
Swamp, Bayou Teche, Louisiana 1851 by Kathleen Duey( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 234 libraries worldwide
In 1851 in Louisiana, Paul is abandoned in the bayous by his olderbrothers and it is up to his lame Cajun friend Lily to find him
Blizzard : Colorado, 1886 by Kathleen Duey( Book )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
When twelve-year-old Maggie attempts to rescue Hadyn during a sudden blizzard in the Colorado mountains in 1886, both cousins change their minds about each other
Forest fire, Hinckley, Minnesota, 1894 by Kathleen Duey( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
In 1894, Daniel and Carrie fight to survive as an uncontrollable forest fire threatens to destroy their small Minnesota mill town
Swamp : Louisiana, 1851 by Kathleen Duey( Book )
5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
"No one in Lily LeGrand’s Cajun community is willing to help search for Paul Courville, who is missing in the bayou along with his mean-spirited older brothers, William and Mark. Why should they? Paul’s wealthy plantation-owner father has made no secret of his disdain for Cajuns. But Paul has always been kind to Lily, defending her against his brothers’ merciless taunts and humiliating pranks—and Lily refuses to turn her back on him when his life is in danger. On her own in the maze of the dangerous bayou, Lily knows she has more to fear than her father's wrath. Her treacherous journey will test both her knowledge of the swamp and her courage. Can she find Paul before it's too late?"--Jacket flap
Fire, Chicago, 1871 by Kathleen Duey( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
While spreading flames threaten to cut off all possibility of escape from the Chicago fire of 1871, twelve-year-old Nate attempts to save a wealthy young girl and to return home safely
Three of hearts by Kathleen Duey( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Three girls at a boarding school, each from a different upbringing, become friends and discover how much they need one another
Swamp, Bayou Teche, 1851 by Kathleen Duey( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
In 1851 in Louisiana, Paul is abandoned in the bayous by his older brothers and it is up to his lame Cajun friend Lily to find him
Apache's desire by Karen A Bale( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Earthquake by Kathleen Duey( Book )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
When two young strangers meet by chance on the day of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake, they struggle to survive the terror of crumbling buildings, fire, looting, and chaos
Bright Star's promise by Karen A Bale( Book )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Bale, K. A.
Bale, K. A. (Karen A.)
Bale, Karen A.
Languages
English (74)
Spanish (5)
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