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Joan Hiatt Harlow

Author of Star in the Storm

14 Works 3,173 Members 34 Reviews

About the Author

Joan Hiatt Harlow divides her time between New Hamsphire and Florida

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Works by Joan Hiatt Harlow

Star in the Storm (2000) 812 copies
Thunder from the Sea (2004) 759 copies
Shadows on the Sea (2003) 410 copies
Joshua's Song (2001) 306 copies
Blown Away! (2007) 230 copies
Midnight Rider (2005) 226 copies
Secret of the Night Ponies (2009) 174 copies
Firestorm! (2010) 131 copies
The Watcher (1656) 78 copies
The Dark Side of the Creek (2000) 31 copies
Breaker Boy (2017) 10 copies
Shadow bear (1981) 2 copies

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Birthdate
1932
Gender
female
Nationality
USA
Birthplace
Massachusetts, USA

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Boston, 1919. It's been a terrible year for thirteen-year-old Joshua Harper. The influenza pandemic that's sweeping the world has claimed his father's life; his voice has changed, so he can't sing in the Boston Boys' Choir anymore; and now money is tight, so he must quit school to get a job. It's not fair!

Joshua begins working as a newspaper boy, hawking papers on the street, but he soon finds himself competing with Charlestown Charlie, a tough, streetwise boy who does not make things easier for Joshua. It seems that fitting in is not as easy as it once was. Then disaster strikes the city of Boston. Joshua must do what he can to help, and in doing so he finds the place -- and the voice -- that he thought he'd lost.… (more)
 
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PlumfieldCH | 3 other reviews | Sep 22, 2023 |
All non-sheepherding dogs have been outlawed from the rocky coastal village where Maggie lives. Unwilling to give up her beloved Newfoundland, Sirius, Maggie defies the law and hides Sirius away.

But when a steamer crashes into the rocks during a violent storm and starts to sink with a hundred passengers on board, Maggie faces a difficult choice. She knows Sirius can help rescue the people trapped on the ship, but bringing him out of hiding would put his own life in jeopardy. Is Maggie's brave dog a big enough hero to save the desperate passengers -- and himself?… (more)
 
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PlumfieldCH | 2 other reviews | Sep 22, 2023 |
Independent Reading Level: Grade 4
 
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Trinity_Chastain2020 | 3 other reviews | May 5, 2022 |
Wendy is kidnapped by her aunt and taken to Germany at the height of Nazi power. She works to unravel the truth about her past and find friends who will help her escape the horrors unfolding across Europe. Afterword.
 
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Rating
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ISBNs
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