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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 2,743 copies, 45 reviews
The Battle for the Castle 996 copies, 13 reviews
Shoes 563 copies, 10 reviews
Sledding 495 copies, 1 review
Counting on Grace 466 copies, 23 reviews
Dumpy La Rue (Owlet Book) 232 copies, 4 reviews
Grover Sleeps Over 203 copies, 2 reviews
The Story of the Nativity 118 copies, 1 review
The Shoelace Box 118 copies
Bear and Mrs. Duck 112 copies, 2 reviews
Squashed in the Middle 84 copies, 33 reviews
Island Justice 83 copies, 2 reviews
Belinda's Hurricane 71 copies, 1 review
Maggie and the Monster 68 copies, 3 reviews
Bear and Roly-Poly 62 copies, 2 reviews
He Is Risen: The Easter Story 55 copies, 1 review
Sloppy Kisses 51 copies, 1 review
Halloween Hats 43 copies, 4 reviews
Miranda in the Middle 41 copies, 1 review
The First Christmas Stocking 40 copies, 1 review
Tough Eddie 35 copies, 3 reviews
As the Crow Flies 26 copies, 12 reviews
Promises 23 copies, 6 reviews
Lizzie and Harold 22 copies, 2 reviews
Dog Show 16 copies, 2 reviews
Maia and the Monster Baby 15 copies, 1 review
Marathon Miranda 15 copies, 1 review
Dancing Granny 13 copies, 2 reviews
The Biggest Parade 11 copies, 1 review
I'm the Boss! 11 copies, 4 reviews
Lucy and Henry Are Twins 10 copies, 1 review
Bunk Beds 8 copies
Walking Away (Author) 7 copies
That's Mine! 7 copies, 1 review
Are You Sad Mama 3 copies, 2 reviews
Nådastolen 2 copies
The Best American Short Stories 1992 (Contributor) 216 copies, 3 reviews
Monster Poems (Contributor) 20 copies
Growing Up Stories (Contributor) 11 copies
Top Teen Stories (Contributor) 6 copies
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