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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Phyllis Reynolds Naylor  

Pen Name: Phyllis Reynolds

Genre: Fiction & Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult; Children;

Born: January 4,1933 in Anderson, Indiana


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Illinois Connection

*Lived in Joliet and Chicago

Biographical and Professional Information

Phyllis Reynolds Naylor includes many of her own growing-up experiences in the Alice books. She writes for both children and adults and is the author of more than one hundred and twenty-five books, including the Alice series. She now lives in Gaithersburg, Maryland.


Awards


-- Newbery Medal
-- Edgar Allan Poe Mystery Writers Award
-- Child Study Award
-- Kerlan Award
-- Christopher Award
-- Society of School Librarians International Award
-- Hedda Seisler Mason Award
-- Appalachian Medallion
-- About 25 state awards
-- Various ALA notables

Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagement Availability (Yes) '''Contact Information ''' John Hawkins & Associates Inc. 71 West 23rd Street, Suite 1600 New York, New York 10010

Selected Titles At Your Library

A spy among the girls /
ISBN: 0440413907. OCLC Number: 43475179

Delacorte Press,. .

Are Beth and Josh really in love or just pretending to be in order to spy and continue the feud between the Malloy sisters and the Hatford brothers?

A Spy Among the Girls.
ISBN: 9781448778560. OCLC Number: 706023864

Paw Prints. .

A traitor among the boys
ISBN: 9780307548207. OCLC Number: 496821250

Random House Children's Books,. .

Despite a New Year's resolution to be nice to their neighbors the Malloy girls, the Hatford boys find themselves continuing their rivalry and war of practical jokes.

A traitor among the boys /
ISBN: 0440413869. OCLC Number: 40489328

Delacorte Press,. .

Despite a New Year's resolution to be nice to their neighbors the Malloy girls, the Hatford boys find themselves continuing their rivalry and war of practical jokes.

Alice Alone
ISBN: 9781439132296. OCLC Number: 869434981

Atheneum Books for Young Readers,. .

Alice is starting high school, and everything is new. But it's the new girl, Penny, who's making ninth grade a real challenge for Alice. Penny is tiny and perky and a real flirt, and she seems to be focusing her attention on Patrick. Even worse, Patrick seems to be enjoying it. Alice and Patrick have been a couple so long, Alice can't imagine life without him. Suddenly she feels lost and unattractive and scared--not quite whole. How can Alice get back her confidence in herself, when she's not even sure who she is?

Alice alone /
ISBN: 0689851898. OCLC Number: 44727938

Atheneum Books for Young Readers,. .

Alice's first year in high school gets off to a difficult start when she and her boyfriend Patrick break up, but with the help of her father, older brother, and best friends, she gains a better sense of her own self-worth.

Carlotta's kittens /
ISBN: 0689874057. OCLC Number: 59548522

Aladdin Paperbacks,. .

"Continues the adventures of Marco, Polo, and other members of the Club of Mysteries as they care for Carlotta's kittens and search for a home for them."

Carlotta's kittens :
ISBN: 0689834594. OCLC Number: 49040221

Aladdin Paperbacks,. .

Continues the adventures of Marco, Polo, and other members of the Club of Mysteries as they care for Carlotta's kittens and search for a home for them.

Shiloh
ISBN: 0440407524. OCLC Number: 21441925

Atheneum ;. .

When he finds a lost beagle in the hills behind his West Virginia home, Marty tries to hide it from his family and the dog's real owner, a mean-spirited man known to shoot deer out of season and to mistreat his dogs.

Shiloh /
ISBN: 0553526332. OCLC Number: 42373045

BDD Audio,. .

Sweet strawberries /
ISBN: 0689813384. OCLC Number: 38030234

Atheneum Books for Young Readers,. .

A wife and her grumpy husband go to market.

The great chicken debacle
ISBN: 9780076143986. OCLC Number: 982960705

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Hoping to earn a trip to an amusement park, the three Morgan children agree to take care of a chicken that their father plans to give their mother as a birthday surprise.

The great chicken debacle /
ISBN: 076145148X. OCLC Number: 52460009

Marshall Cavendish,. .

Hoping to earn a trip to an amusement park, the three Morgan children agree to take care of a chicken that their father plans to give their mother as a birthday surprise.

The grooming of Alice
ISBN: 9781442434967. OCLC Number: 778451898

Atheneum Books for Young Readers,. .

During the summer between eighth and ninth grades, Alice and her friends Pamela and Elizabeth decide to improve themselves through exercise.

The grooming of Alice /
ISBN: 0689846185. OCLC Number: 41531769

Atheneum Books for Young Readers,. .

During the summer between eighth and ninth grades, Alice and her friends Pamela and Elizabeth decide to improve themselves through exercise.

Walker's Crossing /
ISBN: 0689842619. OCLC Number: 40417659

Atheneum Books for Young Readers,. .

While living on his family's ranch in Wyoming where he hopes to someday be a cowboy, Ryan faces conflicts with his older brother who becomes involved in a militia movement.

Walker's Crossing.
ISBN: 9781439528426. OCLC Number: 236371383

Paw Prints. .