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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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-- Website -- http://alicemckinley.wordpress.com
-- Website -- http://authors.simonandschuster.com/Phyllis-Reynolds-Naylor/1792384
-- Phyllis Reynolds Naylor on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=phyllis+reynolds+naylor

E-Mail: -- FriendsofAlice@aol.com


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. .