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The night fairy —Schlitz, Laura Amy.
Book
2010
5 available of 9 items

When Flory the night fairy's wings are accidentally broken and she cannot fly, she has to learn to do everything differently.

Good masters! Sweet Ladies! : voices from a medieval village —Schlitz, Laura Amy.
Book
2007
5 available of 7 items

A collection of short one-person plays featuring characters, between ten and fifteen years old, who live in or near a thirteenth-century English manor.

Splendors and glooms —Schlitz, Laura Amy, author.
Book
2017
15 available of 16 items

When Clara vanishes after the puppeteer Grisini and two orphaned assistants were at her twelfth birthday party, suspicion of kidnapping chases the trio away from London and soon the two orphans are caught in a trap set b...

The hired girl —Schlitz, Laura Amy.
Book
2015
13 available of 13 items

Fourteen-year-old Joan Skraggs, just like the heroines in her beloved novels, yearns for real life and true love. But what hope is there for adventure, beauty, or art on a hardscrabble farm in Pennsylvania where the work...

The Bearskinner : a tale of the Brothers Grimm —Schlitz, Laura Amy.
Book
2007
1 available of 1 items

A retelling of the Grimm fairy tale in which a despondent soldier makes a pact to do the devil's bidding for seven years in return for as much money and property as he could ever want.

A drowned maiden's hair : a melodrama —Schlitz, Laura Amy.
Book
2006
1 available of 1 items

At the Barbary Asylum for Female Orphans, eleven-year-old Maud is adopted by three spinster sisters moonlighting as mediums who take her home and reveal to her the role she will play in their seances.

The Night Fairy —Schlitz, Laura Amy.
EBook
2011

From 2008 Newbery Medalist Laura Amy Schlitz comes an exhilarating new adventure - and a thoroughly original fairy who is a true force of nature. (Ages 7-11) What would happen to a fairy if she lost her wings and could...

Splendors And Glooms —Schlitz, Laura Amy.
EBook
2012

Newbery Medalist Laura Amy Schlitz brings her sorcery to a Victorian gothic thriller-an enthralling, darkly comic tale that would do Dickens proud. The master puppeteer, Gaspare Grisini, is so expert at manipulating his ...

The Hired Girl —Schlitz, Laura Amy.
EBook
2015

Winner of the 2016 Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction A 2016 Association of Jewish Libraries Sydney Taylor Award Winner Winner of the 2016 National Jewish Book Award for Children's and Young Adult Literature ...

Princess Cora and the crocodile
DVD
2018
2 available of 2 items

Sick of boring lessons, Princess Cora writes to her fairy godmother for help, but she doesn't expect that help to come in the form of a crocodile.

A Drowned Maiden's Hair A Melodrama. —Schlitz, Laura Amy.
EBook
2010

"People throw the word 'classic' about a lot, but A Drowned Maiden's Hair genuinely deserves to become one." - Wall Street Journal Maud Flynn is known at the orphanage for her impertinence, so when the charming Mis...

Princess Cora and the crocodile —Schlitz, Laura Amy.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2017

Princess Cora is sick of boring lessons. She's sick of running in circles around the dungeon gym. She's sick, sick, sick of taking three baths a day. And her parents won't let her have a dog. But when she writes to her f...

The hired girl —Schlitz, Laura Amy.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2015

Ever since the untimely death of her mother, 14 year-old Joan Skraggs has been desperately unhappy. Under the thumb of her cruel father and three sullen brothers, Joan lives like a servant on their farm just outside of L...

Splendors and glooms —Schlitz, Laura Amy.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2014

1860. Puppeteer Grisini and his two orphaned assistants are accused of kidnapping when a young girl vanishes shortly after they perform at her twelfth birthday party. The trio flees London - but the two orphans are caugh...

Splendors and glooms —Schlitz, Laura Amy.
Ebook
2012

When Clara vanishes after the puppeteer Grisini and two orphaned assistants were at her twelfth birthday party, suspicion of kidnapping chases the trio away from London and soon the two orphans are caught in a trap set b...

The night fairy —Schlitz, Laura Amy.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2014

Flory, a tiny night fairy, loses her wings to a hungry bat when she is very young and lands in a humans garden. Unable to fly, Flory resides in a birdhouse, befriends a squirrel and a hummingbird, and adapts to daytime. ...

Good masters! Sweet Ladies! voices from a medieval village —Schlitz, Laura Amy.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2014

Nineteen monologues and two dialogues about the ten- to fifteen-year-old sons and daughters of nobility and paupers living near an English manor in 1255. Interspersed between dramatic readings are background pieces on me...

A drowned maiden's hair —Schlitz, Laura Amy.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2014

New England, 1909. Eleven-year-old orphan Maud is thrilled when the spinster Hawthorne sisters adopt her. But the sisters hide Maud away in their house and use her to trick wealthy clients at fake séances. Mauds only tr...

A drowned maiden's hair a melodrama —Schlitz, Laura Amy.
Ebook
2010

At the Barbary Asylum for Female Orphans, eleven-year-old Maud is adopted by three spinster sisters moonlighting as mediums who take her home and reveal to her the role she will play in their seances.

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