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Kathryn Lasky

Autor de The Capture

210+ Obras 49,127 Miembros 774 Reseñas 18 Preferidas

Sobre El Autor

Kathryn Lasky was born in Indianapolis, Indiana on June 24, 1944, and knew she wanted to be a writer from the time she was ten. She majored in English in college and after graduation wrote for various magazines and taught. Her first book, I Have Four Names for My Grandfather, was published while mostrar más she was teaching. She has written more than seventy books for children and young adults on everything from historical fiction to picture books and nonfiction books including the Dear America books and the Guardians of Ga'Hoole series. Many of her books are illustrated with photographs by her husband, Christopher Knight. She has received many awards for her titles including Sugaring Time which was a Newberry Honor Book; The Night Journey which won the National Jewish Book Award for Children; Pageant which was an ALA Notable Children's book; and Beyond the Burning Time which was an ALA Best Book for Young Adults. She has also received the Washington Post's Children's Book Guild Award for her contribution to children's nonfiction. She lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos

Series

Obras de Kathryn Lasky

The Capture (2003) 3,716 copias
The Journey (2003) 2,512 copias
The Rescue (2004) 2,234 copias
The Siege (2004) 1,601 copias
The Shattering (2004) 1,344 copias
The Burning (2004) 1,271 copias
The Hatchling (2005) 1,086 copias
Lone Wolf (2009) 1,033 copias
The Outcast (2005) 1,028 copias
The First Collier (2006) 933 copias
The Coming of Hoole (2006) 810 copias
The Golden Tree (2007) 762 copias
To Be a King (2006) 743 copias
The River of Wind (2003) 702 copias
Exile (2008) 580 copias
Shadow Wolf (2010) 578 copias
The War of the Ember (2008) 517 copias
The Night Journey (1981) 477 copias
Watch Wolf (2011) 457 copias
Lost Tales of Ga'Hoole (2010) 371 copias
The Escape (2014) 361 copias
Frost Wolf (2011) 351 copias
True North (1996) 345 copias
Beyond the Burning Time (1994) 342 copias
Sugaring Time (1983) 328 copias
Ashes (2010) 278 copias
Lunch Bunnies (1996) 268 copias
Spirit Wolf (2012) 265 copias
The Rise of a Legend (2013) 257 copias
Hannah (2009) 249 copias
The Quest of the Cubs (2018) 224 copias
Star Wolf (2013) 209 copias
Memoirs of a Bookbat (1994) 175 copias
Night Gardening : A Novel (1999) 157 copias
Star Split (1999) 144 copias
Broken Song (2005) 139 copias
The Den of the Forever Frost (2018) 132 copias
The Portal (2019) 126 copias
Porkenstein (2002) 120 copias
Star Rise (2014) 118 copias
The Extra (2013) 115 copias
The Last Girls of Pompeii (2007) 114 copias
Show and Tell Bunnies (1998) 113 copias
Double Trouble Squared (1991) 103 copias
Monarchs (1993) 101 copias
May (2011) 94 copias
Blood Secret (2004) 94 copias
Two Bad Pilgrims (2009) 93 copias
Pond Year (1995) 87 copias
Mommy's Hands (2002) 86 copias
The Emperor's Old Clothes (1999) 85 copias
Alice Rose and Sam (1998) 83 copias
Beyond the Divide (1983) 78 copias
Science Fair Bunnies (2000) 78 copias
Jem's Island (1982) 76 copias
Before I Was Your Mother (2003) 72 copias
Lucy (2012) 66 copias
Sophie and Rose (1998) 64 copias
Pirate Bob (2006) 62 copias
Días de Muertos (1994) 62 copias
The Weaver's Gift (1980) 55 copias
A Voice in the Wind (1993) 54 copias
Wild Blood (2016) 52 copias
Chasing Orion (2010) 51 copias
The Burning Queen (2019) 45 copias
First Painter (2000) 42 copias
The Gates of the Wind (1995) 42 copias
Born to Rule (2006) 40 copias
Sea Swan (1988) 39 copias
Mumbo Jumbo (1991) 39 copias
Trace Elements (1986) 39 copias
Mortal Words (1990) 37 copias
Cloud Eyes (1600) 37 copias
My Island Grandma (1979) 37 copias
Grace The Pirate (1997) 36 copias
Pageant (1986) 35 copias
Dark Swan (1994) 35 copias
The Keepers of the Keys (2019) 34 copias
Faceless (2021) 32 copias
Dinosaur Dig (1990) 30 copias
Light on Bone (2022) 27 copias
Fourth of July Bear (1991) 26 copias
Poodle and Hound (2009) 26 copias
Love That Baby! (2003) 25 copias
Atlantic Circle (1985) 23 copias
A Baby for Max (1702) 21 copias
Tumble Bunnies (2005) 21 copias
More Than Magic (2016) 20 copias
Unicorns? Get Real! (2007) 18 copias
Prank (1984) 16 copias
Home Free (1985) 11 copias
Yossel's Journey (2022) 10 copias
Puppeteer (1985) 9 copias
Tugboats Never Sleep (1977) 8 copias
The Widow of Oz (1989) 8 copias
The TANTRUM (1993) 7 copias
The Solo (1994) 6 copias
The Crossing (2015) 6 copias
Tall Ships (1978) 5 copias
Journal d'une Suffragette (1913) 5 copias
Mortal Wounds 1 copia
A Viagem 1 copia
Early Man (1924) 1 copia
De ontvoering (2013) 1 copia
O Resgate 1 copia
O Cerco 1 copia
The owls of Ga'Hoole (2016) 1 copia

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Conocimiento común

Nombre legal
Knight, Kathryn Lasky
Otros nombres
Swann, E. L.
Fecha de nacimiento
1944-06-24
Género
female
Nacionalidad
USA
Lugar de nacimiento
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Lugares de residencia
Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
Educación
University of Michigan (BA, English)
Ocupaciones
children's book author
Relaciones
Knight, Christopher (husband)
Biografía breve
Kathryn Lasky is a Newbery Honor author of over one hundred fiction and nonfiction books for children and young adults.  Her books range from critically acclaimed nonfiction titles such as Beyond the Burning Time and True North to the wildly popular Guardians of Ga'hoole fantasy series about owls. 

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Debates

Born to Rule en Read YA Lit (julio 2011)

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Soren nace en el bosque de Tyto, un reino tranquilo en el que habitan las lechuzas comunes. Pero el mal está al acecho en el mundo de las lechuzas, un mal que amenaza con hacer pedazos la paz de Tyto y cambiar el curso de la vida de Soren para siempre. Soren es capturado y trasladado a un desfiladero sombrío e inhóspito. Lo llaman un orfanato, pero la joven lechuza cree que es algo mucho peor. Él y su amigo Gylfie saben que la única escapatoria está arriba. Para huir, tendrán que hacer algo que no han hecho nunca: volar.… (más)
 
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She´s a pilot who´s always felt more at home soaring through the sky than down on earth. but since the Germans surrounded Stalingrad, Valya´s been forced to stay on the ground and watch her city crumble.
 
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Miembros
49,127
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