HomeGroupsTalkExploreZeitgeist
Search Site
This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.
MembersReviewsPopularityRatingFavorited   Events   
7,190 (7,413)1983,019 (3.79)1
Author Elizabeth Winthrop grew up in Washington, D. C., and has written over 50 works of fiction for all ages. She has won numerous awards including the Dorothy Canfield Fisher Award, the Pen Syndicated Fiction Award, the California Young Readers Medal and the Jane Addams Peace Prize Honor Book. Many of her children's books are based on her childhood memories and the experiences of her children and other children she has talked to. Her book Belinda's Hurricane is based on the time she lived through a hurricane with her grandmother on an island off the coast of Connecticut. I Think He Likes Me is based on her daughter's reaction to her younger brother when he was brought home from the hospital. Her most popular books are The Castle in the Attic and The Battle for the Castle. (Bowker Author Biography)
— biography from The Castle in the Attic
… (more)
The Castle in the Attic 2,513 copies, 45 reviews
The Battle for the Castle 914 copies, 13 reviews
Shoes 462 copies, 10 reviews
Sledding 450 copies, 1 review
Counting on Grace 442 copies, 23 reviews
Dumpy La Rue (Owlet Book) 216 copies, 4 reviews
Grover Sleeps Over 192 copies, 2 reviews
The Story of the Nativity 112 copies, 1 review
Bear and Mrs. Duck 105 copies, 2 reviews
The Shoelace Box 104 copies
Squashed in the Middle 85 copies, 33 reviews
Island Justice 79 copies, 2 reviews
Belinda's Hurricane 63 copies, 1 review
Maggie and the Monster 61 copies, 3 reviews
Bear and Roly-Poly 59 copies, 2 reviews
Sloppy Kisses 51 copies, 1 review
He Is Risen: The Easter Story 51 copies, 1 review
Miranda in the Middle 39 copies, 1 review
Halloween Hats 39 copies, 4 reviews
The First Christmas Stocking 37 copies, 1 review
Tough Eddie 33 copies, 3 reviews
As the Crow Flies 26 copies, 12 reviews
Promises 22 copies, 6 reviews
Lizzie and Harold 19 copies, 1 review
Marathon Miranda 15 copies, 1 review
Dog Show 15 copies, 2 reviews
Maia and the Monster Baby 13 copies, 1 review
Dancing Granny 12 copies, 2 reviews
The Biggest Parade 11 copies, 1 review
I'm the Boss! 10 copies, 4 reviews
Lucy and Henry Are Twins 10 copies, 1 review
Bunk Beds 8 copies
Walking Away (Author) 7 copies
That's Mine! 6 copies, 1 review
Are You Sad Mama 3 copies, 1 review
Nådastolen 2 copies
The Best American Short Stories 1992 (Contributor) 207 copies, 3 reviews
Growing Up Stories (Contributor) 10 copies
Top Teen Stories (Contributor) 6 copies
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Canonical name
Legal name
Other names
Date of birth
Date of death
Burial location
Gender
Nationality
Country (for map)
Birthplace
Place of death
Cause of death
Places of residence
Education
Occupations
Relationships
Organizations
Awards and honors
Agents
Short biography
Disambiguation notice

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

Member ratings

Average: (3.79)
0.5
1 4
1.5 2
2 33
2.5 10
3 176
3.5 39
4 226
4.5 23
5 146

Improve this author

Combine/separate works

Author division

Elizabeth Winthrop is currently considered a "single author." If one or more works are by a distinct, homonymous authors, go ahead and split the author.

Includes

Elizabeth Winthrop is composed of 6 names. You can examine and separate out names.

Combine with…

 

About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 176,923,752 books! | Top bar: Always visible