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Tashjian, Janet

Overview
Works: 45 works in 166 publications in 3 languages and 15,541 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Historical fiction 
Classifications: PZ7.T211135, [FIC]
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Most widely held works by Janet Tashjian
Larry and the meaning of life by Janet Tashjian ( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 2,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Larry (otherwise known as Josh) is in the doldrums, but after meeting a spiritual guru at Walden Pond who convinces him to join his study group, he starts to question his grasp of reality
The gospel according to Larry by Janet Tashjian ( Book )
21 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 2,153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seventeen-year-old Josh, a loner-philosopher who wants to make a difference in the world, tries to maintain his secret identity as the author of a web site that is receiving national attention
Vote for Larry by Janet Tashjian ( Book )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Not yet eighteen years old, Josh, a.k.a. Larry, comes out of hiding and returns to public life, this time to run for President as an advocate for issues of concern to youth and to encourage voter turnout
My life as a book by Janet Tashjian ( Book )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dubbed a "reluctant reader" by his teacher, twelve-year-old Derek spends summer vacation learning important lessons even though he does not complete his summer reading list
Fault line by Janet Tashjian ( Book )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 1,273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When seventeen-year-old Becky Martin, an aspiring comic, meets Kip Costello, she is caught in a mentally and physically abusive relationship
My life as a stuntboy by Janet Tashjian ( Book )
7 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Derek Fallon has the opportunity of a lifetime--to perform stunts in a movie featuring a popular twelve-year-old star--but complications arise involving his best friend, a capuchin monkey, and Derek's chronic inability to concentrate on schoolwork
Multiple choice by Janet Tashjian ( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Monica, a fourteen-year-old perfectionist and word game expert, tries to break free from all of the suffocating rules in her life by creating a game for living called Multiple Choice
Tru confessions by Janet Tashjian ( Book )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Tru wants two things more than anything else in the world--to find a cure for her twin brother, Eddie, who is developmentally delayed, and to create her own television show. So the day Tru learns about a teen video competition on the local cable network, she knows that this is her change to make both of her dreams come true. But the more she gets involved in the making of her video documentary about Eddie, the more Tru begins to understand his special needs and the complexity of her relationship with him. Eddie seems like a burden from time to time, but he just may be the most important person in Tru's life. Written in the form of a computer diary, this refreshingly humorous novel, narrated by a sassy heroine sensitively portrays the struggles and triumph of living with a sibling with special needs
My life as a cartoonist by Janet Tashjian ( Book )
6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Derek wants to train his pet monkey to help Umberto, a new student who uses a wheelchair, but Umberto would rather steal Derek's cartoon ideas
Einstein the class hamster by Janet Tashjian ( Book )
7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Einstein, a very knowledgeable hamster, is desperate to help the students in his classroom win an audition for a televised trivia game show but, unfortunately, only one student, Ned, can hear him
Marty Frye, private eye by Janet Tashjian ( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marty Frye, a seven-year-old who likes to read poetry and talk in rhymes, solves three separate mysteries for a classmate, a toy store owner, and his younger sister
My life as a joke by Janet Tashjian ( Book )
5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Derek Fallon discovers all the angst that comes with being twelve--he just wants to feel grown up, but life gets in the way with a series of mishaps that make him look like a baby"--
For what it's worth : a novel by Janet Tashjian ( Book )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Living in Los Angeles' Laurel Canyon neighborhood, fourteen-year-old Quinn's life has been consumed by music and the famous musicians who live nearby, but in 1971, his first girlfriend, a substitute teacher, and a draft dodger help open his eyes about the Vietnam War
The gospel according to Larry by Janet Tashjian ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seventeen-year-old Josh, a loner-philosopher who wants to make a difference in the world, tries to maintain his secret identity as the author of a web site that is receiving national attention
Vote for Larry by Janet Tashjian ( Recording )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Not yet eighteen years old, Josh, a.k.a. Larry, comes out of hiding and returns to public life, this time to run for President as an advocate for issues of concern to youth and to encourage voter turnout
Larry and the meaning of life by Janet Tashjian ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Larry (otherwise known as Josh) is in the doldrums, but after meeting a spiritual guru at Walden Pond who convinces him to join his study group, he starts to question his grasp of reality
The gospel according to Larry : verbeter de wereld, begin bij je blog by Janet Tashjian ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in Dutch and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een 17-jarige jongen wil de wereld verbeteren. Daarom begint hij onder pseudoniem een blog. In een mum van tijd wordt zijn blog een enorme hype
Fault line by Janet Tashjian ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When seventeen-year-old Becky Martin, an aspiring comic, meets Kip Costello, she is caught in a mentally and physically abusive relationship
Mi vida como estrella de cine by Janet Tashjian ( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Derek es un fenómeno del monopatín, y así, por casualidad, el coordinador de especialistas de una película le ve hacer skate por la calle y le contrata para que trabaje unos días con él. Derek no podía soñar con nada mejor: unos días sin clase, rodar con una súper estrella y comer galletas y helados en los descansos. Tanta felicidad debe encerrar algún inconveniente..."--P. [4] of cover
Mi vida es un cuento by Janet Tashjian ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Derek, who has been dubbed a "reluctant reader" by his teacher, spends summer vacation learning important lessons, even though he does not complete his summer reading list
 
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Alternative Names
Tashjian, Janet
タージン, ジャネット
Languages
English (123)
Spanish (3)
Dutch (1)
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