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Bederman, Mimi

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Works: 26 works in 41 publications in 1 language and 145 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Biography  Guidebooks 
Classifications: PZ7.H19825, [FIC]
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Publications about Mimi Bederman
Publications by Mimi Bederman
Most widely held works by Mimi Bederman
Elaine's circle a teacher, a student, a classroom and one unforgettable year by Robert A Katz( Computer File )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
An intimate and moving story about a dedicated elementary teacher and the lesson of 'a lifetime of learning' from a dying student
Stonebreaker's Ridge by Ray Hogan( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Ex-bounty hunter Jim Ryan returns home to ranch his family's spread. But he is soon accused of killing a neighbour, his sweetheart's father. Jim finds himself on the wrong side of the law while trying to uncover the truth
Fanta C by Sandra Brown( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Between running her exclusive lingerie shop and raising two young children, a lonely woman meets her new neighbour and wonders if she can let go of the memory of her late husband. Some strong language and explicit descriptions of sex
The evolution of Jane by Cathleen Schine( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
A trip to the Galapagos Islands becomes an opportunity for self discovery. Following the end of ther six-month marriage, Jane Barlow Schwartz seeks the solace of nature. But when the travel guide turns out to be Martha Barlow, her cousin and 3ex-best friend, Jane determines to find out why Martha ended their closeness
Friendships in the dark a blind woman's story of the people and pets who light up her world by Phyllis Campbell( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Totally blind since birth, the author tells of growing up on a small Virginia farm and going away to a residential school with her older sister (who is also blind) and becoming a church organist. She describes in loving detail the animals and other friends she meets along the way
I thought he was a speed bump-- and other excuses from life in the fast lane by Terry Marotta( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Newspaper columnist's collection of essays is peopled mainly by family members. She faints in a clattering of bones after viewing her husband's cut arm. While picking up fast food at McDonalds, she wears her baby's spit-up proudly and with a certain sorrowful dignity. She marvels how kids can't do homework without adults drilling, coaching, and offering snacks and back rubs
Grub and stakers house a haunt by Alisa Craig( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Widow Zilla Trott is in her kitchen making a cup of camomile tea for herself and her cat when the ghost of Hiram Jellyby suddenly appears. He was murdered some years ago, and he wants Zilla to find his bones and bury them decently so he can rest in peace. Hiram also wants her to look for a wooden box of gold that he buried. When Zilla and her friends begin digging, they uncover more than bones and gold
Better place by Barbara Hall( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
As a girl, Valerie Caldwell was the belle of every ball in Maddock, Virginia. Now, after fourteen years as an aspiring movie star in Los Angeles, she returns home, hoping to recapture the joys of her youth. But things there have changed, and Valerie's return disrupts and alters the lives of her family and friends
Ithaka a daughter's memoir of being found by Sarah Saffian( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
New York journalist shares her feelings about being contacted by her birthmother at the age of twenty-four. The letters between Saffian and her birthparents, who had eventually married each other and had three more children, illustrate her initial reluctance to embrace this new family and her journey to being reunited with them
The fledgling by Jane Langton( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Georgie's fondest hope, to be able to fly, is fleetingly fulfilled when she is befriended by a Canada goose
Sophie's masterpiece a spider's tale by Eileen Spinelli( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Sophie the spider makes wondrous webs, but the residents of Beekman's Boarding House do not appreciate her until at last, old and tired, she weaves her final masterpiece
What happened on Planet Kid by Jane Leslie Conly( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
To help her deal with her separation from her family, worry about her mother's serious operation, and suspicions about a new friend's abusive father, twelve-year-old Dawn creates an imaginary world while spending the summer of 1958 with her great-aunt and uncle in rural North Carolina
The birthday room by Kevin Henkes( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
When twelve-year-old Ben visits his uncle in Oregon, he feels caught in the strained relationship between his mother and her brother while he also begins to accept himself as an artist
Secret words a novel by Jonathan Strong( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Barbara Orsini is a late bloomer. Quiet, overweight, and almost thirty, she finally has a job she likes -- receptionist at a counselling centre. Upon moving out of her parents' house, Barbara is intrigued by her new neighbour, West Indian graduate student Paul Felice. Well-spoken, black, poor, plump, and communist, Paul teaches Barbara new ways of thinking as the two fall in love
Destination gold! by Julie Lawson( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Canada, 1897. 16 year old Ned Turner leaves his widowed mother and younger sister, Sarah to seek his fortune in the Klondike gold fields. The next year, Sarah joins him in his adventures
The heart calls home by Joyce Hansen( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
After the Civil War, former slave Obi Booker tries to make a new life on a South Carolina island while waiting to be joined by his beloved Easter, who is studying in the North
The heart calls home by Joyce Hansen( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
After the Civil War, former slave Obi Booker tries to make a new life on a South Carolina island while waiting to be joined by his beloved Easter, who is studying in the North
Close range Wyoming stories by Annie Proulx( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Eleven short stories depict the harshness of making a living in the twentieth-century West--herding animals, riding the rodeo circuit, or getting by in a small town. "Brokeback Mountain" describes complex feelings between two ranch hands in a land where homosexuality is not tolerated. Strong language and some descriptions of sex. Bestseller
Carolina autumn by Carol Lynch Williams( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
As she begins high school, fourteen-year-old Carolina tries to come to terms with the death of her father and older sister, while dealing with difficult relationships with her mother and best friend and a budding romance with the boy next door
Blood kin by Roy Hart( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
An English village police procedural features Inspector Roper investigating the disappearance of former actress Rita Cavallo. Tracing Cavallo's last-known steps, Roper stumbles on a woman's corpse, but no sign of the actress. As Roper probes further, he discovers Cavallo's past is fraught with mysterious deaths -- all documented in a scrapbook that has now disappeared
 
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