Search - List of Books by Louise Hawes

Louise Hawes is an American academic and author of more than a dozen novels and several short stories. She has served as Writer in Residence at the University of New Mexico and The Women's University of Mississippi, and as a John Grisham Visiting Writer at the University of Mississippi. She has been a guest lecturer at the University of South Florida, Staten Island College, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Meredith College, and Duke University.

Winner of the New Jersey Author’s Award and two fellowships from the New Jersey Council on the Arts, Hawes helped found the nation's only MFA Program in Writing for Children and Young Adults at Vermont College, and currently teaches on the faculty there. Her appearances as guest author, lecturer, and teacher have included sessions for the American Library Association, the National Council of Teachers of English, Associated Writing Programs, and the U.S. Department of Education.

Works include:
  • Black Pearls, a Faerie Strand (Houghton Mifflin, 2008), a collection of dark fairy tales for adults;
  • Anteaters Don't Dream (University Press of Mississippi, 2007), a featured review in NC Literary Review, 2008;
  • The Vanishing Point (Houghton Mifflin, 2005), nominated for the 2006 YA Best Books of the Year list, a Bank Street College pick, and a Booksense Independent Booksellers Association choice;
  • Waiting for Christopher (Candlewick, 2002), a New York Public Library Best Book for the Teen Age and the first campus-wide Reading Initiative Novel at the Mississippi University for Women, and
  • Rosey in the Present Tense (Walker Books, 2000), a Children’s Book Council Best Book of the Year and YALSA Popular Paperback.
Her short fiction has been included in Prentice Hall's fiction text, The Reader Writes the Story (1995), Simon & Schuster's Love and Sex: Ten Stories of Truth (2001), Such a Pretty Face, from Abrams (2007) and Be Careful What You Wish For from Scholastic (2007). Individual stories have also appeared in the journals Other Voices, The Southerner, and the Pisgah Review.
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Total Books: 24
The Language of Stars
2016 - The Language of Stars (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781481462419
ISBN-10: 1481462415
Genres: Children's Books, Teen & Young Adult
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The Vanishing Point
2007 - The Vanishing Point (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780618747887
ISBN-10: 0618747885
Genres: Children's Books, Teen & Young Adult
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Anteaters Dont Dream and Other Stories
2007 - Anteaters Dont Dream and Other Stories (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781578069385
ISBN-10: 1578069386
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Muti's Necklace The Oldest Story in the World
2006 - Muti's Necklace the Oldest Story in the World (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780618535835
ISBN-10: 0618535837
Genre: Children's Books
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.
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Rosey in the Present Tense
2002 - Rosey in the Present Tense [Thorndike Press Large Print Young Adult Series] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780786244188
ISBN-10: 0786244186
Genre: Teen & Young Adult
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Waiting for Christopher
2002 - Waiting for Christopher (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780763613716
ISBN-10: 0763613711
Genres: Children's Books, Teen & Young Adult
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Rosey in the Present Tense
2001 - Rosey in the Present Tense (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780802776037
ISBN-10: 0802776035
Genres: Children's Books, Teen & Young Adult
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Nelson Malone Saves Flight 942
2001 - Nelson Malone Saves Flight 942 (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780595167210
ISBN-10: 0595167217
Genres: Children's Books, Teen & Young Adult
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Nelson Malone Meets the Man from Mush-Nut
2001 - Nelson Malone Meets the Man From Mush-nut (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780595159369
ISBN-10: 0595159362
Genres: Children's Books, Teen & Young Adult
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Nelson Malone Saves Flight 942
1990 - Nelson Malone Saves Flight 942 (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780380707584
ISBN-10: 0380707586
Genre: Children's Books
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Nelson Malone Meets the Man from Mush-Nut
1988 - Nelson Malone Meets the Man From Mush-nut (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780380705085
ISBN-10: 0380705087
Genre: Children's Books
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Tales from the Cafeteria Spaghetti and Spooks
Tales From the Cafeteria Spaghetti and Spooks (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780380777907
ISBN-10: 0380777908
Genre: Children's Books
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Tales from the Cafeteria Things That Go Bump in Your Soup
Tales From the Cafeteria Things That Go Bump in Your Soup (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780380777914
ISBN-10: 0380777916
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BLACK PEARLS A FAERIE STRAND CL
Black Pearls a Faerie Strand Cl (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780618747979
ISBN-10: 0618747974
Genre: Children's Books
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Willem De Kooning The Life of an Artist
Willem De Kooning the Life of an Artist [Artist Biographies] (Other)
ISBN-13: 9780766018846
ISBN-10: 0766018849
Genre: Children's Books
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