Kathryn Lasky

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Kathryn Lasky
Born (1944-06-24) June 24, 1944 (age 70)
Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Nationality American
Alma mater University of Michigan
Spouse Christopher Knight

www.kathrynlasky.com

Kathryn Lasky (born June 24, 1944) is an American author whose work includes several Dear America books, The Royal Diaries books, Sugaring Time, The Night Journey, Wolves of the Beyond, and the Guardians of Ga'Hoole series.

Biography[edit]

Lasky grew up in Indianapolis, and is married to Christopher Knight, with whom she lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts. She received a bachelor’s degree in English from the University of Michigan and a master’s degree in early childhood education from Wheelock College.[1] She is also a non-fiction writer of other books.

Works[edit]

Camp Princess[edit]

  • Born To Rule
  • Unicorns? Get Real!

The Royal Diaries[edit]

  • Elizabeth I: Red Rose of the House of Tudor, England 1544
  • Mary, Queen of Scots: Queen Without a Country, France 1553'
  • Marie Antoinette: Princess of Versailles, Austria-France 1769
  • Jahanara: Princess of Princesses, India 1627
  • Kazunomiya: Prisoner of Heaven, Japan 1858

Dear America[edit]

My Name Is America[edit]

  • The Journal of Augustus Pelletier: Lewis and Clark Expedition, 1804

My America[edit]

  • Hope In My Heart, Sofia's Immigrant Diary
  • Home at Last: Sofia's Immigrant Diary
  • An American Spring: Sofia's Immigrant Diary

Daughters of the Sea[edit]

  • Hannah
  • May
  • Lucy

Starbuck Family Adventures[edit]

  • Double Trouble Squared
  • Shadows in the Water
  • A Voice in the Wind

Guardians of Ga'Hoole[edit]

Main article: Guardians of Ga'Hoole

Wolves Of The Beyond[edit]

The Deadlies[edit]

  • Felix Takes the Stage
  • Spiders on the Case[25]

Standalone titles[edit]

  • The Last Girls of Pompeii
  • Blood Secret
  • Broken Song
  • Star Split
  • Alice Rose and Sam
  • True North
  • Beyond the Burning Time
  • Memoirs of a Bookbat'
  • The Bone Wars
  • Pageant
  • Beyond the Divide
  • The Night Journey
  • Prank
  • Hawksmaid
  • Ashes
  • Chasing Orion
  • Home Free
  • Booty's Good

Children young adults non-fiction[edit]

  • 3038 Staat der Klone
  • John Muir: America's First Environmentalist
  • Interrupted Journey: Saving Endangered Sea Turtles
  • Shadows in the Dawn: The Lemurs of Madagascar
  • The Most Beautiful Roof in the World
  • Sugaring Time
  • Days of the Dead
  • Searching for Laura Ingalls
  • Monarchs
  • Surtsey: The Newest Place on Earth
  • Dinosaur Dig
  • Traces of Life
  • A Baby for Max

Picture books[edit]

  • Lunch Bunnies
  • Show and Tell Bunnies
  • Science Fair Bunnies
  • Tumble Bunnies
  • Lucille's Snowsuit
  • Lucille Camps In
  • Starring Lucille
  • Pirate Bob
  • Humphrey, Albert, and the Flying Machine
  • Before I was Your Mother
  • The Man Who Made Time Travel
  • A Voice of Her Own: The Story of Phillis Wheatley, Slave Poet
  • Love That Baby
  • Mommy's Hands
  • Porkenstein
  • Born in the Breezes: The Voyages Of Joshua Slocum
  • Vision of Beauty
  • First Painter
  • The Emperor's Old Clothes
  • Sophie and Rose
  • Marven of the Great North Woods
  • A Brilliant Streak
  • Hercules: The Man, The Myth, The Hero
  • The Librarian Who Measured the Earth
  • She's Wearing a Dead Bird on Her Head!
  • The Gates of the Wind
  • Pond Year
  • Cloud Eyes
  • I Have an Aunt on Marlborough Street
  • Sea Swan
  • My Island Grandma

Adult[edit]

  • Night Gardening (written under the pseudonym of E.L. Swann)
  • Dark Swan
  • Mumbo Jumbo
  • Mortal Words
  • Trace Elements
  • The Widow of Oz

Portraits[edit]

  • Dancing Through Fire

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Kathryn Lasky". Lookingglassreview.com. Retrieved 2011-11-22. 
  2. ^ "The Journey (Guardians of Ga'hoole, Book 2) (Paperback)". Amazon. Retrieved December 27, 2012. 
  3. ^ "The Rescue (Guardians of Ga'hoole, Book 3) (Paperback)". Amazon. Retrieved December 27, 2012. 
  4. ^ "The Siege (Guardians of Ga'hoole, Book 4) (Paperback)". Amazon. Retrieved December 27, 2012. 
  5. ^ "The Shattering (Guardians of Ga'hoole, Book 5) (Paperback)". Amazon. Retrieved December 27, 2012. 
  6. ^ "The Burning (Guardians of Ga'hoole, Book 6) (Paperback)". Amazon. Retrieved December 27, 2012. 
  7. ^ "The Hatchling (Guardians of Ga'hoole, Book 7) (Paperback)". Amazon. Retrieved December 27, 2012. 
  8. ^ "The Outcast (Guardians of Ga'hoole, Book 8) (Paperback)". Amazon. Retrieved December 27, 2012. 
  9. ^ "The First Collier (Guardians of Ga'hoole, Book 9) (Paperback)". Amazon. Retrieved December 27, 2012. 
  10. ^ "The Coming of Hoole (Guardians of Ga'hoole, Book 10) (Paperback)". Amazon. Retrieved December 27, 2012. 
  11. ^ "To Be a King (Guardians of Ga'hoole, Book 11) (Paperback)". Amazon. Retrieved December 27, 2012. 
  12. ^ "The Golden Tree (Guardians of Ga'hoole, Book 12) (Paperback)". Amazon. Retrieved December 27, 2012. 
  13. ^ "The River of Wind (Guardians of Ga'hoole, Book 13) (Paperback)". Amazon. Retrieved December 27, 2012. 
  14. ^ "Exile (Guardians of Ga'hoole, Book 14) (Paperback)". Amazon. Retrieved December 27, 2012. 
  15. ^ "The War of the Ember (Guardians of Ga'hoole, Book 15) (Paperback)". Amazon. Retrieved December 27, 2012. 
  16. ^ "Lost Tales of Ga'Hoole (Guardians of Ga'Hoole) (Mass Market Paperback)". Amazon. Retrieved December 27, 2012. 
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  18. ^ "Wolves of the Beyond #1: Lone Wolf (Paperback)". Amazon. Retrieved December 31, 2012. 
  19. ^ "Wolves of the Beyond #2: Shadow Wolf (Paperback)". Amazon. Retrieved December 31, 2012. 
  20. ^ "Wolves of the Beyond #3: Watch Wolf (Paperback)". Amazon. Retrieved December 31, 2012. 
  21. ^ "Wolves of the Beyond #4: Frost Wolf (Paperback)". Amazon. Retrieved December 31, 2012. 
  22. ^ "Wolves of the Beyond #5: Spirit Wolf (Hardcover)". Amazon. Retrieved December 31, 2012. 
  23. ^ "Wolves of the Beyond #6: Star Wolf (Hardcover)". Amazon. Retrieved December 31, 2012. 
  24. ^ "Star Wolf (Wolves of the Beyond Series #6)". Barnes & Noble. Retrieved December 31, 2012. 
  25. ^ "The Deadlies: Kathryn Lasky Book List". fictiondb. Retrieved 24 October 2012. 

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