Peg Kehret





Peg Kehret

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born
in LaCrosse, WI, The United States
November 11, 1936

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Peg Kehret writes middle grade fiction and nonfiction. She's won dozens of state children's choice awards, where kids vote for their favorite book.

When she was twelve, Peg was paralyzed with polio. Most of her protagonists are the age she was then.

A volunteer with animal rescue groups, three of Peg's books are co-authored by Pete the Cat."


Average rating: 4.08 · 17,797 ratings · 2,493 reviews · 62 distinct works · Similar authors
Stolen Children
4.2 of 5 stars 4.20 avg rating — 2,895 ratings — published 2008 — 6 editions
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Small Steps: The Year I Got...
4.35 of 5 stars 4.35 avg rating — 2,020 ratings — published 1996 — 11 editions
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Runaway Twin
4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 1,951 ratings — published 2009 — 7 editions
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Abduction!
4.16 of 5 stars 4.16 avg rating — 1,691 ratings — published 2004 — 5 editions
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Escaping The Giant Wave
4.09 of 5 stars 4.09 avg rating — 1,366 ratings — published 2003 — 10 editions
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The Ghost's Grave
3.93 of 5 stars 3.93 avg rating — 1,070 ratings — published 2005 — 9 editions
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Earthquake Terror
3.9 of 5 stars 3.90 avg rating — 771 ratings — published 1996 — 9 editions
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Ghost Dog Secrets
3.97 of 5 stars 3.97 avg rating — 672 ratings — published 2010 — 6 editions
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I'm Not Who You Think I Am
3.86 of 5 stars 3.86 avg rating — 578 ratings — published 1999 — 5 editions
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Cages
3.97 of 5 stars 3.97 avg rating — 504 ratings — published 1991 — 10 editions
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More books by Peg Kehret…
Cat Burglar on the Prowl Bone Breath and the Vandals Don't Go Near Mrs. Tallie The Ghost Followed Us Home Race to Disaster Screaming Eagles
Frightmares (8 books)
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“...now that I had finally confronted him, he had lost his power over me.”
Peg Kehret, Escaping The Giant Wave

“Fear that comes from personal experience is far more real than fear based on someone else's ordeal.”
Peg Kehret, Escaping The Giant Wave
tags: fear

“When they lock the door, climb out the window. – Mr. Morrison, volunteer at the Humane Society”
Peg Kehret, Cages

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