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Emerson, Alice B.

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Works: 39 works in 130 publications in 1 language and 1,985 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.E58, 813.52
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Publications about Alice B Emerson
Publications by Alice B Emerson
Most widely held works by Alice B Emerson
Ruth Fielding at the war front : or, The hunt for the lost soldier by Alice B Emerson( Book )
8 editions published between 1918 and 2014 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Ruth continues her work for the Red Cross and is soon transferred to a hospital that is on the war front. Ruth faces the very real danger of possible death but soon has a greater concern. Ruth asks a friend whether there is any news of Tom Cameron and learns that he has disappeared in Germany-and is suspected of working for the Germans! Ruth is shaken but certain that Tom would never betray his country. Ruth becomes acquainted with the Countess Marchand and her son, Major Marchand. Ruth trusts the Countess completely
Ruth Fielding down in Dixie, or, great times in the land of cotton by Alice B Emerson( Book )
3 editions published between 1916 and 2011 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
Ruth Fielding and her friends travel to the South. They are falsely accused of stealing
Ruth Fielding in moving pictures : or, Helping the dormitory fund by Alice B Emerson( Book )
9 editions published between 1916 and 2014 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Ruth, Helen, and Tom watch a moving picture company film scenes near the Red Mill. As they watch, the starring actress, Hazel Gray, falls into the river and is swept downstream. Ruth and her friends rescue Miss Gray and take her to the Red Mill to recover. The next day, Ruth meets the producer, Mr. Hammond, who promises to read Ruth's scenario when she impulsively confides that she is planning to write one. Soon after the friends return to school, the East Dormitory burns and is a complete loss. All of the girls housed
Ruth Fielding at college : or, The missing examination papers by Alice B Emerson( Book )
6 editions published between 1917 and 2014 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Fame is not always an asset-Ruth Fielding ruefully draws this conclusion soon after she and Helen Cameron arrive at Ardmore College. Ruth finds that a certain group of girls, led by Edie Phelps, think that she is full of herself because of her success as a scenario writer. Ruth holds her head high and pretends that their criticism does not bother her. Ruth and Helen are delighted to learn that Jennie ""Heavy"" Stone has also decided to come to Ardmore. Jennie proclaims that she and her aunt decided that she would conti
Ruth Fielding and the gypsies : or, The missing pearl necklace by Alice B Emerson( Book )
7 editions published between 1915 and 2014 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Helen and Tom Cameron plan an automobile trip upstream with Ruth Fielding. Soon after the friends depart, they seek shelter from a storm in an old farmhouse and are frightened by a couple of rough-looking gypsies. Ruth hears the men discussing a wealthy old woman, a valuable necklace, and how they will no longer take risks for her. Ruth wonders what it all means. Later, the chums continue on their way, but Tom's car breaks down. He goes for help, leaving Ruth and Helen alone. Some gypsies offer to help Ruth and Helen
Ruth Fielding in the Red Cross : or, Doing her best for Uncle Sam by Alice B Emerson( Book )
4 editions published between 1918 and 2011 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Ruth, Helen, and Jennie "Heavy" Stone attend Ardmore College together. Ruth continues to write moving picture scenarios and achieves even greater success. The girls leave college when the Great War begins and travel to Europe to help with the war effort. In time, the war ends, and Jennie Stone marries a French soldier. Tom Cameron suggests that he and Ruth make plans for their future, but Ruth wants a career and feels that marriage would be an obstacle. Ruth also feels that Tom is lazy and wants him to prove himself before they make a commitment
Ruth Fielding at Briarwood Hall, or, Solving the campus mystery by Alice B Emerson( Book )
7 editions published between 1913 and 2015 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Ruth's greatest desire has come true-to attend Briarwood Hall with Helen Cameron. As soon as the girls arrive, they are accosted by Mary Cox, known as the Fox for her cunning. Mary wishes the girls to join her club, the Up and Doing Club. Helen, in particular, is enraptured by Mary's description of her club. Shortly after Mary Cox approaches the girls, Madge Steele informs the girls about her club, the Forward Club. Ruth and Helen's discussion of the clubs begins to drive a wedge between them. Ruth feels that they shou
Ruth Fielding at Lighthouse Point : or, Nita, the girl castway by Alice B Emerson( Book )
5 editions published between 1913 and 2014 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
As the school year draws to a close, Ruth and her friends plan a trip to Lighthouse Point with Jennie ""Heavy"" Stone. Mary Cox makes a point of telling Heavy that she has been slighted and that only members of Ruth's club are invited to go on the trip. At Ruth's insistence and under the other girls' protests, Heavy invites Mary along on the trip. On the way home after the last day of school, Mary Cox slips and falls off the boat into the water. Ruth saves Mary, who cannot swim, from drowning. Mary snubs Ruth and refus
Ruth Fielding on Cliff Island : or, the old hunter's treasure box by Alice B Emerson( Book )
2 editions published between 1915 and 2012 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Ruth searches Cliff Island for a treasure chest containing papers that will prove the claim to the island of the uncle of her friend, Jerry
Ruth Fielding in the great Northwest : or, The Indian girl star of the movies by Alice B Emerson( Book )
5 editions published between 1921 and 2014 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
The gray dust, spurting from beneath the treads of the rapidly turning wheels, drifted across the country road to settle on the wayside hedges. The purring of the engine of Helen Cameron's car betrayed the fact that it was tuned to perfection. If there were any rough spots in the road being traveled, the shock absorbers took care of them. ""Dear me! I always do love to ride in Nell's car, "" said the plump and pretty girl who occupied more than her share of the rear seat. ""Even if Tom isn't here to take care of it, it always is so comfy."" ""Only one thing would suit you better, He
Ruth Fielding in the saddle : or, College girls in the land of gold by Alice B Emerson( Book )
3 editions published between 1917 and 1938 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Ruth Fielding at Sunrise farm, or, what became of the Raby orphans by Alice B Emerson( Book )
5 editions published between 1915 and 2011 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Ruth Fielding homeward bound : or, A Red Cross worker's ocean perils by Alice B Emerson( Book )
3 editions published in 1919 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Ruth Fielding on the St. Lawrence; or, The queer old man of the Thousand Islands by Alice B Emerson( Book )
4 editions published between 1922 and 2008 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Wonota and her father, Chief Totantora, are now under contract to Mr. Hammond and plan to appear in Ruth's next film, which is to be filmed in the Thousand Islands. An unscrupulous rival filmmaker, Horatio Bilby, tries to break Wonota and Totantora's contract with Mr. Hammond. In order to thwart Bilby, the two flee over the border to Canada, and their disappearance adds to the cost of Ruth's film and threatens to halt production completely
Ruth Fielding down East : or, The hermit of Beach Plum Point by Alice B Emerson( Book )
6 editions published between 1920 and 2014 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Across the now placidly flowing Lumano where it widened into almost the proportions of a lake just below the picturesque Red Mill, a bank of tempestuous clouds was shouldering into view above the sky line of the rugged and wooded hills. These slate-colored clouds, edged with pallid light, foredoomed the continuance of the peaceful summer afternoon. Not a breath of air stirred on the near side of the river. The huge old elms shading the Red Mill and the farmhouse connected with it belonging to Mr. Jabez Potter, the miller, were like painted trees, so still were they. The brooding he
Betty Gordon at boarding school; or, The treasure of Indian Chasm by Alice B Emerson( Book )
9 editions published between 1921 and 2014 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
The girl, who was watching a wiry little bay horse contentedly crop grass that grew in straggling whisps about the fence posts, looked up and showed an even row of white teeth as she smiled. [Publit]
Betty Gordon at Mountain camp; or The mystery of Ida Bellethorne by Alice B Emerson( Book )
9 editions published between 1922 and 2014 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Betty Gordon enjoys a Christmas vacation with the Littell family in Washington. One day, while out shopping, Betty meets an unhappy girl named Ida Bellethorne, who works in a store. After Betty loses a locket in the store Ida finds and gives it to the owner but when Betty goes back to the store the owner pretends nothing was found. [Publit]
Ruth Fielding and her great scenario, or, Striving for the motion picture prize by Alice B Emerson( Book )
1 edition published in 1927 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Ruth Fielding at Cameron Hall, or, A mysterious disappearance by Alice B Emerson( Book )
3 editions published between 1913 and 1928 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
 
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