Betsy Byars

Betsy Byars, a Newbery Medal winner for The Summer of the Swans, is the author of many revered and popular books for children.  She and her husband live in South Carolina.


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Cat Diaries

Betsy Byars, Betsy Duffey, Laurie Myers; illustrations by Erik Brooks
Henry Holt and Co.

At the annual gathering of the MEOW society, cats of all kinds convene to share their stories and those of their ancestors. Chico, the smallest cat in the...


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Boo's Surprise
Boo's Dinosaur
Betsy Byars; illustrations by Erik Brooks
Henry Holt and Co.

“A dinosaur! A new dinosaur!” Boo shouted. “This dinosaur left me a big surprise.” Boo is excited to receive a giant egg—and to find out what’s inside! Her...


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Dog Diaries

Betsy Byars, Betsy Duffey, Laurie Myers; illustrations by Erik Brooks
Henry Holt and Co.

What do dogs really think about their two-legged companions? It is the first annual meeting of the WOOF Society. Dogs of different backgrounds and breeds...


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Boo's Dinosaur
Boo's Dinosaur
Betsy Byars; illustrations by Erik Brooks
Henry Holt and Co.

An early chapter book from Newbery Medal winner Betsy Byars When Boo brings home a dinosaur that only she can see, her brother Sammy, doesn’t want to...


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Top Teen Stories
Red Hot Reads
Betsy Byars; Robert Geary
Kingfisher


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The SOS File

Betsy Byars, Laurie Myers, and Betsy Duffey, Illustrated by Arthur Howard
Henry Holt and Co. BYR Paperbacks

Have you ever needed to call 9-1-1, but you couldn't get to a phone? Have you ever needed to run, but your legs were like spaghetti? Have you ever needed to...


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Little Horse

Betsy Byars; Illustrated by David McPhail
Henry Holt and Co.

Can Little Horse find his place in the big world? After accidentally falling into a stream, Little Horse fights the swift current that carries him farther...


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My Dog, My Hero

Betsy Byars, Betsy Duffey, Laurie Myers; illustrated by Loren Long
Henry Holt and Co.

'My Hero' to Be Chosen: Eight finalists will compete tonight for the title My Hero. The winner will wear the coveted gold Hero medal. These brave and...


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