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Jane O'Connor (1) (1947–)

Autor(a) de Fancy Nancy

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202+ Works 45,419 Membros 727 Críticas 3 Favorited

About the Author

Jane O'Connor was born in New York City in 1947. She received a bachelor's degree in English literature from Smith College in 1969. In 1971, she began her publishing career by working in the editorial department of Hastings House Publishers. From 1977 to 1983, she was an editor at Scholastic, Inc.; mostrar mais then she moved to Random House, where she became editor-in-chief of children's books. In 1989, she moved to Grosset and Dunlap. Her first novel, Yours Till Niagara Falls, Abby, was published in 1979. Since then she has written more than 30 children's books including the Nina, Nina Ballerina stories, the Fancy Nancy series and the adult novels Dangerous Admissions and Almost True Confessions. She has won numerous awards including the New York Academy of Sciences Honor book in 1981 for Magic in the Movies: The Story of Special Effects, with Katy Hall; Golden Sower Award, Nebraska Library Association in 1982 for Yours Till Niagara Falls, Abby; and the Quill Award for Best Picture Book in 2007 for Fancy Nancy. She is vice-president and editor-at-large for Penguin Books for Young Readers. In 2013 her title Fancy Nancy: Nancy Clancy Sees The Future made The New York Times Best Seller List. Fancy Nancy and the Wedding of the Century made The New York Times Best Seller List in 2014. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos

Séries

Obras por Jane O'Connor

Fancy Nancy (2005) 2,530 exemplares, 104 críticas
Fancy Nancy Sees Stars (2008) 2,066 exemplares, 18 críticas
Fancy Nancy and the Boy from Paris (2008) 1,967 exemplares, 16 críticas
Fancy Nancy at the Museum (2008) 1,733 exemplares, 10 críticas
Fancy Nancy: The Dazzling Book Report (2009) 1,484 exemplares, 15 críticas
Fancy Nancy and the Delectable Cupcakes (2010) 1,372 exemplares, 18 críticas
Fancy Nancy and the Posh Puppy (2007) 1,147 exemplares, 38 críticas
Fancy Nancy: Bonjour, Butterfly (2008) 1,112 exemplares, 26 críticas
Fancy Nancy: Pajama Day (2009) 1,010 exemplares, 11 críticas
Nancy Clancy, Super Sleuth (2012) 987 exemplares, 17 críticas
Fancy Nancy: Poison Ivy Expert (2008) 983 exemplares, 5 críticas
Fancy Nancy: The 100th Day of School (2009) 822 exemplares, 5 críticas
Fancy Nancy: Splendiferous Christmas (2012) 794 exemplares, 22 críticas
Fancy Nancy: Explorer Extraordinaire! (2009) 770 exemplares, 15 críticas
Fancy Nancy and the Too-Loose Tooth (2012) 736 exemplares, 6 críticas
Nancy Clancy: Secret Admirer (2013) 679 exemplares, 9 críticas
Fancy Nancy: Spectacular Spectacles (2010) 648 exemplares, 3 críticas
Fancy Nancy and the Late, Late, LATE Night (2010) 620 exemplares, 5 críticas
Fancy Nancy: The Show Must Go On (2009) 617 exemplares, 6 críticas
The Teeny Tiny Woman (1986) 615 exemplares, 3 críticas
Fancy Nancy: Halloween...or Bust! (2009) 546 exemplares, 3 críticas
Nancy Clancy, Secret of the Silver Key (2012) 544 exemplares, 1 crítica
Sir Small and the Dragonfly (1988) 539 exemplares
Fancy Nancy: Poet Extraordinaire! (2010) 528 exemplares, 14 críticas
Fancy Nancy: Every Day Is Earth Day (2010) 515 exemplares, 5 críticas
Nancy Clancy See the Future (2013) 502 exemplares, 2 críticas
Fancy Nancy: Ooh La La! It's Beauty Day (2010) 497 exemplares, 12 críticas
Fancy Nancy: Apples Galore! (2013) 488 exemplares, 1 crítica
Fancy Nancy and the Mermaid Ballet (2012) 466 exemplares, 15 críticas
Fancy Nancy: Heart to Heart (2009) 462 exemplares, 7 críticas
Fancy Nancy: My Family History (2010) 441 exemplares, 6 críticas
Fancy Nancy: Tea for Two (2012) 441 exemplares, 9 críticas
Fancy Nancy and the Mean Girl (2011) 433 exemplares, 13 críticas
Fancy Nancy: Hair Dos and Hair Don'ts (2011) 428 exemplares, 4 críticas
Fancy Nancy: Fancy Day in Room 1-A (2012) 376 exemplares, 4 críticas
Fancy Nancy and the Fabulous Fashion Boutique (2010) 371 exemplares, 13 críticas
Nina, Nina Ballerina (1993) 370 exemplares
Fancy Nancy: Budding Ballerina (2013) 359 exemplares, 2 críticas
Fancy Nancy: Aspiring Artist (2011) 358 exemplares, 23 críticas
Fancy Nancy: Our Thanksgiving Banquet (2011) 354 exemplares, 2 críticas
Molly the Brave and Me (1990) 354 exemplares, 2 críticas
Lulu Goes to Witch School (1987) 340 exemplares, 5 críticas
Fancy Nancy: Too Many Tutus (2012) 333 exemplares, 5 críticas
Nina, Nina, Star Ballerina (1997) 330 exemplares, 5 críticas
Fancy Nancy's Elegant Easter (2009) 321 exemplares, 1 crítica
Henri Matisse: Drawing with Scissors (2002) 320 exemplares, 3 críticas
Fancy Nancy: Tea Parties (2009) 319 exemplares, 4 críticas
Fancy Nancy and the Sensational Babysitter (2010) 318 exemplares, 6 críticas
Fancy Nancy: Splendid Speller (2011) 316 exemplares, 1 crítica
The Snow Globe Family (2006) 294 exemplares, 8 críticas
Fancy Nancy: Fanciest Doll in the Universe (2013) 279 exemplares, 8 críticas
EEK! Stories to Make You Shriek (1992) 250 exemplares
Ready, Set, Skip! (2007) 246 exemplares, 52 críticas
Fancy Nancy: Stellar Stargazer! (2011) 230 exemplares, 11 críticas
Fancy Nancy: Puppy Party (2013) 224 exemplares
Hidden Army: Clay Soldiers of Ancient China (2011) 219 exemplares, 1 crítica
Nancy Clancy, Soccer Mania (2014) 217 exemplares, 1 crítica
Fancy Nancy: Pajama Day / The Dazzling Book Report (2009) 210 exemplares, 2 críticas
Fancy Nancy: Time for Puppy School (2017) 187 exemplares
Fancy Nancy: Just My Luck! (2012) 181 exemplares, 2 críticas
Super Cluck (An I Can Read Book) (1991) 175 exemplares, 2 críticas
Yours Till Niagara Falls, Abby (1979) 172 exemplares, 3 críticas
Fancy Nancy and the Fall Foliage (2014) 154 exemplares, 1 crítica
Kate Skates (1995) 149 exemplares
Fancy Nancy and the Quest for the Unicorn (2018) 145 exemplares, 1 crítica
Mary Cassatt: Family Pictures (2003) 140 exemplares, 2 críticas
Fancy Nancy: It's Backward Day! (I Can Read Level 1) (2016) 137 exemplares, 2 críticas
Nancy Clancy Seeks a Fortune (2016) 135 exemplares, 2 críticas
Fancy Nancy Storybook Treasury (2013) 135 exemplares, 1 crítica
Fancy Nancy and the Wedding of the Century (2014) 131 exemplares, 7 críticas
Benny's Big Bubble (1997) 129 exemplares
Nancy Clancy's Tres Charming Chapter Book Box Set (2013) 118 exemplares, 1 crítica
Fancy Nancy's Marvelous Mother's Day Brunch (2011) 108 exemplares, 1 crítica
Fancy Nancy Potpourri of Books (2010) 107 exemplares, 1 crítica
Nancy Clancy, Late-Breaking News! (2017) 105 exemplares
Fancy Nancy: Saturday Night Sleepover (2016) 100 exemplares, 5 críticas
Dangerous Admissions: Secrets of a Closet Sleuth (2007) 100 exemplares, 7 críticas
Fancy Nancy: Super Secret Surprise Party (2015) 93 exemplares, 2 críticas
Fancy Nancy: Oodles of Kittens (2018) 89 exemplares, 2 críticas
Corrie's Secret Pal (1993) 80 exemplares, 1 crítica
The Perfect Puppy for Me (2003) 73 exemplares, 7 críticas
Lulu and the Witch Baby (1986) 72 exemplares, 8 críticas
Fancy Nancy's Fabulous Fall Storybook Collection (2014) 69 exemplares, 1 crítica
Who Is Ralph Lauren? (2017) 68 exemplares
Ghost In Tent 19 (1988) 68 exemplares
Holiday Helper (Penguin Young Readers, Level 2) (2014) 66 exemplares, 1 crítica
Fancy Nancy's Fashion Parade! (2008) 66 exemplares
Ready or Not, Here Comes Scout (2012) 65 exemplares, 2 críticas
Snail City (2001) 64 exemplares, 2 críticas
Fancy Nancy: Candy Bonanza (2015) 63 exemplares
Fancy Nancy: Spring Fashion Fling (2015) 58 exemplares
Nina, Nina and the Copycat Ballerina (2000) 45 exemplares, 1 crítica
Fancy Nancy: The Wonderful World of Fancy Nancy (2012) 45 exemplares, 1 crítica
Make Up Your Mind, Marsha! (1993) 44 exemplares, 1 crítica
Fancy Nancy: The Worst Secret Keeper Ever (2016) 44 exemplares, 1 crítica
Slime Time (1990) 43 exemplares
Sarah's Incredible Idea (1993) 42 exemplares, 1 crítica
Amy's (Not So) Great Camp-Out (1993) 42 exemplares, 1 crítica
Sir Small and the Sea Monster (2005) 41 exemplares
Almost True Confessions: Closet Sleuth Spills All (2013) 40 exemplares, 1 crítica
Dear Tooth Fairy (2002) 36 exemplares, 1 crítica
The Care Bears' Party Cookbook (1985) 32 exemplares
The Dandee Diamond Mystery (1983) 28 exemplares
Fancy Nancy Treasury (2017) 27 exemplares
Lauren and the New Baby (1994) 25 exemplares, 1 crítica
The Amazing Bubble Gum Caper (1983) 25 exemplares
Fancy Nancy Collector's Quintet (2009) 24 exemplares
Fancy Nancy Storybook Favorites (2020) 23 exemplares
Fancy Nancy Phonics Fun (2013) 22 exemplares
The Magic Top Mystery (1984) 20 exemplares
Good Job, George! (2022) 16 exemplares, 1 crítica
Nancy Clancy: My Secret Diary (2015) 15 exemplares
Think Corrie, Think! (1994) 15 exemplares, 1 crítica
Fancy Nancy: Storybook Medley (2010) 12 exemplares
Fancy Nancy Petite Library (2010) 10 exemplares
Just Good Friends (1983) 8 exemplares
The Best of Fancy Nancy CD (2013) 5 exemplares
Meet Fancy Nancy 4 exemplares
Magic in the Movies (1980) 1 exemplar
Nancy Clancy My Secret Diary (2015) 1 exemplar

Associated Works

Dinosaur Eggs (2000) — Editor, algumas edições259 exemplares, 4 críticas
Fancy Nancy: Chez Nancy (I Can Read Level 1) (2018) — Based on characters by — 145 exemplares
Scary Stories to Read When It's Dark (2000) — Contribuidor — 102 exemplares, 2 críticas
You Be the Bread and I'll Be the Cheese: Showing How We Care (1992) — Contribuidor — 44 exemplares
Tag Book, Fancy Nancy Explorer Extraordinaire! (2009) — Based on characters by — 26 exemplares

Etiquetado

Conhecimento Comum

Outros nomes
Hackney, Ann (joint pseudonym with Margaret Frith)
Data de nascimento
1947-12-30
Sexo
female
Nacionalidade
USA
Local de nascimento
Manhattan, New York, USA
Locais de residência
New York, New York, USA
Educação
Smith College
Ocupações
book editor
children's book author
Relações
Abramson, Jill (sister)
Organizações
Penguin Books

Membros

Críticas

I love the detailed art, the loving family, and the big words.
 
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sloth852 | 103 outras críticas | Jan 12, 2024 |
EducatingParents.org rating: Approved
 
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MamaBearLendingDen | 5 outras críticas | Dec 31, 2023 |

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Estatísticas

Obras
202
Also by
5
Membros
45,419
Popularidade
#356
Avaliação
3.9
Críticas
727
ISBN
1,207
Línguas
6
Marcado como favorito
3

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