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William Sleator (1945–2011)

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William Sleator was born on February 13, 1945 in Harve de Grace, Maryland. In 1967, he received a BA in English from Harvard University. He mainly wrote science fiction novels for young adults. His first novel, Blackbriar, was published in 1972. He wrote more than 30 books including House of vis mere Stairs, Interstellar Pig, The Green Futures of Tycho, Strange Attractors, The Spirit House, The Boy Who Couldn't Die, and The Phantom Limb. His picture book, The Angry Moon, won a Caldecott Award in 1971. He died on August 3, 2011 at the age of 66. (Bowker Author Biography) vis mindre

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Værker af William Sleator

House of Stairs (1974) 941 eksemplarer
Stjernekrig (1984) 719 eksemplarer
På grænsen mellem to rum (1985) 420 eksemplarer
Den spejlvendte dreng (1986) 308 eksemplarer
Marco's Millions (2001) 302 eksemplarer
The Boy Who Couldn't Die (2004) 302 eksemplarer
Among the Dolls (1975) 269 eksemplarer
The Boxes (1998) 266 eksemplarer
Into the Dream (1979) 246 eksemplarer
The Green Futures of Tycho (1981) 187 eksemplarer
The Last Universe (2005) 174 eksemplarer
The Duplicate (1988) 153 eksemplarer
Oddballs (1993) 148 eksemplarer
Parasite Pig (2002) 144 eksemplarer
Blackbriar (1972) 135 eksemplarer
Rewind (1999) 131 eksemplarer
The Beasties (1997) 130 eksemplarer
Others See Us (1993) 129 eksemplarer
Hell Phone (2006) 128 eksemplarer
Test (2008) 122 eksemplarer
Fingers (1983) 94 eksemplarer
Strange Attractors (1989) 89 eksemplarer
The Spirit House (1991) 78 eksemplarer
The Night the Heads Came (1996) 66 eksemplarer
The Angry Moon (1970) 61 eksemplarer
Dangerous Wishes (1995) 46 eksemplarer
Run (1973) 35 eksemplarer
Boltzmon! (1999) 27 eksemplarer
The Phantom Limb (2011) 22 eksemplarer
Once Said Darlene (A Fat Cat Book) (1979) 14 eksemplarer
That's Silly (1981) 6 eksemplarer
Geisterfinger. ( Ab 13 J.). (1993) 3 eksemplarer

Associated Works

Am I Blue? Coming Out from the Silence (1994) — Bidragyder — 811 eksemplarer
Guys Write for Guys Read (2005) — Bidragyder — 771 eksemplarer
Gys! (2002) — Bidragyder — 231 eksemplarer
How Beautiful the Ordinary: Twelve Stories of Identity (2009) — Bidragyder — 217 eksemplarer
The Big Book For Our Planet (1993) — Bidragyder — 135 eksemplarer
Twice Told: Original Stories Inspired by Original Artwork (2006) — Bidragyder — 111 eksemplarer
Brave New Love (2012) — Bidragyder — 84 eksemplarer
On The Edge: Stories At The Brink (2000) — Bidragyder — 61 eksemplarer
Soul Searching: Thirteen Stories about Faith and Belief (2002) — Bidragyder — 22 eksemplarer

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Medlemmer
5,896
Popularitet
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Anmeldelser
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ISBN
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