Imatge de l'autor

Betty Cavanna (1909–2001)

Autor/a de Going on Sixteen

80+ obres 1,881 Membres 27 Ressenyes 3 preferits

Sobre l'autor

Inclou aquests noms: Betty Cavana, Betty Cavana, Cavanna Betty

Inclou també: Betsy Allen (1)

Nota de desambiguació:

(eng) The Connie Blair series was written by author Betty Cavanna under the pen name of Betsy Allen. Cavanna wrote volumes 1 through 11, and an acquaintance of hers wrote volume 12. The true author of volume 12 is unknown.

Crèdit de la imatge: Photographer not credited. Photograph and biography used originally for promotional purposes, and this listing continues this original intent.

Sèrie

Obres de Betty Cavanna

Going on Sixteen (1946) 127 exemplars, 2 ressenyes
The Clue in Blue (1948) 84 exemplars, 2 ressenyes
Angel on Skis (1957) 75 exemplars, 1 ressenya
Ruffles and Drums (1975) 68 exemplars, 2 ressenyes
The Riddle in Red (1948) 66 exemplars, 3 ressenyes
Puzzle in Purple (1948) 60 exemplars
The Boy Next Door (1956) 56 exemplars
Spurs for Suzanna (1947) 51 exemplars
Jenny Kimura (1964) 51 exemplars, 3 ressenyes
Banner Year (1987) 49 exemplars
Paintbox Summer (1949) 46 exemplars, 3 ressenyes
Petey (1973) 41 exemplars
A Girl Can Dream (1921) 38 exemplars, 1 ressenya
The Green Island Mystery (1949) 37 exemplars
The First Book of Sea Shells (1955) 35 exemplars
The Mystery of the Ruby Queens (1958) 33 exemplars
The Secret of Black Cat Gulch (1948) 31 exemplars
Touch of Magic (1961) 31 exemplars
The Ghost Wore White (1950) 30 exemplars
The Brown Satchel Mystery (1954) 29 exemplars
The Yellow Warning (1951) 28 exemplars
The Scarlet Sail (1959) 28 exemplars
The Black Spaniel Mystery (1945) 28 exemplars
Passport to Romance (1955) 28 exemplars, 3 ressenyes
Accent on April (1954) 28 exemplars, 1 ressenya
Stars in Her Eyes (1958) 28 exemplars, 1 ressenya
Fancy Free (1961) 28 exemplars
Spring Comes Riding (1950) 27 exemplars, 1 ressenya
6 on Easy Street (1959) 25 exemplars, 1 ressenya
The Gray Menace (1953) 24 exemplars
The Silver Secret (1956) 24 exemplars
Mystery of the Emerald Buddha (1976) 24 exemplars
Love, Laurie (1953) 23 exemplars
Lasso Your Heart (1936) 23 exemplars
The First Book of Wild Flowers (1961) 22 exemplars
Mystery on Safari (1970) 21 exemplars
Two's Company (1951) — Autor — 21 exemplars
A Time for Tenderness (1962) 21 exemplars
Mystery at Love's Creek (1965) — Autor — 20 exemplars
Mystery in the Museum (1956) 20 exemplars
The Country Cousin (1967) 20 exemplars, 1 ressenya
Peril in Pink (1955) 20 exemplars
Secret Passage (1946) 19 exemplars
Runaway voyage (1978) 19 exemplars
Wanted: A Girl for the Horses (1984) 19 exemplars
A Date for Diane (1946) 19 exemplars
Mystery in Marrakech (1968) 18 exemplars, 1 ressenya
Stamp Twice for Murder (1981) — Autor — 17 exemplars
Puppy Stakes (1943) 15 exemplars
Almost Like Sisters (1963) 14 exemplars
The First Book of Wool (1966) 14 exemplars, 1 ressenya
A Breath of Fresh Air (1966) 13 exemplars
Spice Island Mystery (1969) 12 exemplars
Joyride (1942) 11 exemplars
Catchpenny Street (1951) 11 exemplars
Diane's New Love (1955) 10 exemplars
The Ghost of Ballyhooly (1971) 9 exemplars
Ballet fever (1978) 8 exemplars
The First Book of Fiji (1969) 6 exemplars
The Surfer and the City Girl (1981) — Autor — 6 exemplars
Storm in Her Heart (1983) — Autor — 5 exemplars
Toujours Diane (1965) 4 exemplars
Romance on Trial (1984) 4 exemplars
Arne of Norway (1960) 3 exemplars
Pick of the Litter (1952) 3 exemplars
The First Book of Morocco (1970) 2 exemplars
Pepe of Argentina (1962) 2 exemplars
Demetrios of Greece (1966) 2 exemplars
The Diane Stories (1964) 2 exemplars
Paulo of Brazil (1962) 2 exemplars
Noko of Japan (1964) 2 exemplars
Stjärnor i blicken 1 exemplars
Två ska man vara 1 exemplars

Obres associades

Teen-Age Dog Stories (1949) 21 exemplars, 1 ressenya
Writing Books for Boys and Girls (1952) — Col·laborador, algunes edicions5 exemplars
Friends to Man: The Wonderful World of Animals — Col·laborador — 1 exemplars

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Altres noms
Cavanna, Elizabeth Ann (birth name)
Allen, Betsy (pseudonym)
Headley, Elizabeth (pseudonym)
Harrison, Elizabeth Cavanna
Data de naixement
1909-06-24
Data de defunció
2001-08-31
Gènere
female
Nacionalitat
USA
Lloc de naixement
Camden, New Jersey, USA
Lloc de defunció
Vezelay, France
Llocs de residència
Camden, New Jersey, USA
Vezelay, France
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, USA
Haddonfield, New Jersey, USA
Educació
Douglass College (journalism)
New Jersey College for Women
Professions
journalist
writer of YA fiction
Nota de desambiguació
The Connie Blair series was written by author Betty Cavanna under the pen name of Betsy Allen. Cavanna wrote volumes 1 through 11, and an acquaintance of hers wrote volume 12. The true author of volume 12 is unknown.

Membres

Ressenyes

I advanced from Trixie Belden and The Three Investigators to Connie Blair in my teen years. I read this one first (it's book two) and it remains my favorite of the series.
 
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DianeVallere | Hi ha 2 ressenyes més | May 16, 2024 |
This was given to me when I was young, and I remember enjoying it. I read it to my 9 year old, and he enjoyed it too. I was impressed with the amount of revolutionary history it contained. I didn't realize ruffles had to do with drums as well as dresses.
 
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emrsalgado | Hi ha 1 ressenya més | Jul 23, 2021 |
1954. Deborah is going to Nantucket for the summer to run an inn with her family, but she doesn’t want to go. She’s sixteen and afraid her boyfriend, Craig, will meet someone edle while she’s away. Her friend, Carol, has no siblings and her parents are divorced. All she wants is a big happy family like Deborah’s. Deborah schemes all summer to get enough money to go see Craig for a week, but when family tragedy strikes, she gives it all to her parents to pay her brother Dick’s hospital bill. And Craig comes to see her anyway. Pleasing malt shop romance.… (més)
 
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kylekatz | Jan 22, 2019 |

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Estadístiques

Obres
80
També de
3
Membres
1,881
Popularitat
#13,681
Valoració
4.1
Ressenyes
27
ISBN
101
Llengües
4
Preferit
3

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