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Kathleen Karr

Forfatter af The Great Turkey Walk

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Kathleen Karr was born in Allentown, Pennsylvania on April 21, 1946. She received a bachelor's degree from Catholic University in 1968 and a master's degree in English literature from Providence College. In 1971, she began working at the American Film Institute in Washington, D.C. She also taught vis mere high school and college before taking up writing. She published five works of women's fiction before moving to children's fiction. Her children's novels included It Ain't Always Easy and The Great Turkey Walk. She received the Golden Kite Award for Best Fiction in 2000 for The Boxer and the Agatha Award for best Children's/YA Mystery of the Year in 2003 for The Seventh Knot. She died on December 6, 2017 at the age of 71. (Bowker Author Biography) vis mindre

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Værker af Kathleen Karr

The Great Turkey Walk (1998) 1,122 eksemplarer
Mama Went to Jail for the Vote (2005) 73 eksemplarer
The Boxer (Sunburst Book) (2000) 69 eksemplarer
Exiled: Memoirs of a Camel (2004) 66 eksemplarer
Skullduggery (2000) 57 eksemplarer
Gilbert & Sullivan Set Me Free (2003) 49 eksemplarer
Bone Dry (2002) 46 eksemplarer
Spy in the Sky (Hyperion Chapters) (1997) 45 eksemplarer
Fortune's Fool (2008) 43 eksemplarer
Light of My Heart (1984) 34 eksemplarer
The Seventh Knot (2003) 31 eksemplarer
Born for Adventure (2007) 27 eksemplarer
Man of the Family (1999) 26 eksemplarer
Go West, Young Women (1996) 25 eksemplarer
Worlds Apart (2005) 17 eksemplarer
Phoebe's Folly (1996) 17 eksemplarer
The Promised Land (1993) 13 eksemplarer
From This Day Forward (1985) 12 eksemplarer
Oregon, Sweet Oregon (1998) 9 eksemplarer
C'est la vie (1990) 8 eksemplarer
Chessie's King (1986) 8 eksemplarer
Gone West (1993) 8 eksemplarer
The Cave (1994) 8 eksemplarer
Gold-Rush Phoebe (1998) 8 eksemplarer
La longue marche des dindes (1999) 7 eksemplarer
In the Kaiser's Clutch (1995) 6 eksemplarer
Gideon and the Mummy Professor (1993) 6 eksemplarer
La lunga marcia dei tacchini (1996) 5 eksemplarer
Playing With Fire (2001) 5 eksemplarer
Prospecteur de crânes (2002) 4 eksemplarer
La longue marche des dindes (2001) 1 eksemplar
Jeunes et dangereuses (2001) 1 eksemplar
Katastrofen (1997) 1 eksemplar
Worlds Apart (2012) 1 eksemplar

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Shelf Life: Stories by the Book (2003) — Bidragyder — 304 eksemplarer

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(M44'12) Exiled: Memoirs of a Camel, Kathleen Karr i World Reading Circle (oktober 2012)

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