Peg Kehret





Peg Kehret

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

gender
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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: 4.10 · 22,499 ratings · 2,853 reviews · 58 distinct works · Similar authors
Stolen Children
4.22 of 5 stars 4.22 avg rating — 3,680 ratings — published 2008 — 10 editions
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Small Steps: The Year I Got...
4.37 of 5 stars 4.37 avg rating — 2,605 ratings — published 1996 — 15 editions
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Runaway Twin
4.18 of 5 stars 4.18 avg rating — 2,549 ratings — published 2009 — 7 editions
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Abduction!
4.19 of 5 stars 4.19 avg rating — 2,271 ratings — published 2004 — 6 editions
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Escaping The Giant Wave
4.07 of 5 stars 4.07 avg rating — 1,690 ratings — published 2003 — 10 editions
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The Ghost's Grave
3.95 of 5 stars 3.95 avg rating — 1,326 ratings — published 2005 — 11 editions
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Ghost Dog Secrets
4.01 of 5 stars 4.01 avg rating — 1,037 ratings — published 2010 — 6 editions
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Earthquake Terror
3.94 of 5 stars 3.94 avg rating — 957 ratings — published 1996 — 11 editions
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I'm Not Who You Think I Am
3.91 of 5 stars 3.91 avg rating — 684 ratings — published 1999 — 6 editions
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Shelter Dogs: Amazing Stori...
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4.18 of 5 stars 4.18 avg rating — 571 ratings — published 1999 — 13 editions
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More books by Peg Kehret…
The Stranger Next Door Spy Cat Trapped
Pete the Cat (3 books)
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4.043478260869565 of 5 stars 4.04 avg rating — 1,173 ratings

Terror at the Zoo Horror at the Haunted House Danger at the Fair
Ellen and Corey Books (3 books)
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3.8450920245398774 of 5 stars 3.85 avg rating — 652 ratings

The Volcano Disaster The Blizzard Disaster The Flood Disaster
Disaster Books (3 books)
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3.744107744107744 of 5 stars 3.74 avg rating — 297 ratings

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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3.8897637795275593 of 5 stars 3.89 avg rating — 127 ratings

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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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