Harold Keith

Harold Keith’s Followers (11)

member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo

Harold Keith


Born
Lambert, Oklahoma Territory, The United States
Died
February 24, 1998

Genre


Harold Keith lived his entire life in Oklahoma, a state that he greatly loved and which served as the setting for many of his books.
Perhaps his best known story, the historical novel "Rifles for Watie", was first released in 1957. It went on to win the 1958 John Newbery Medal and the 1964 Lewis Carroll Shelf Award.
In 1998, Harold Keith died of congestive heart failure, in Norman, Oklahoma.
...more

Average rating: 3.92 · 10,109 ratings · 553 reviews · 16 distinct worksSimilar authors
Rifles for Watie

3.92 avg rating — 10,024 ratings — published 1957 — 20 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Komantcia

4.45 avg rating — 29 ratings — published 1965 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Brief Garland: Ponytails. B...

4.36 avg rating — 14 ratings — published 1971 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Sound of Strings

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 9 ratings — published 1992
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Obstinate Land

3.75 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 1977 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Susy's Scoundrel

by
4.33 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 1974 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Oklahoma Kickoff: An Inform...

4.50 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 1985
Rate this book
Clear rating
Forty-seven Straight: The W...

by
4.50 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 1984 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Will Rogers: A Boy's Life

2.67 avg rating — 3 ratings
Rate this book
Clear rating
Chico and Dan

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 1998 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Harold Keith…

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
The Seasonal Read...: This topic has been closed to new comments. Fall Challenge 2011 Completed Tasks - DO NOT DELETE ANY POSTS IN THIS TOPIC! 2272 752 Nov 30, 2011 09:05PM  
Around the World ...: Kansas 3 129 Jul 22, 2013 08:58PM  
Parents of Tweens...: Newbery Medal Books 3 27 Feb 13, 2014 06:22AM  
Reading with Style: This topic has been closed to new comments. SP 2014 RwS Completed Tasks - Spring 2014 1073 203 May 31, 2014 09:05PM  
Book Nook Cafe: What I read in July 2014 84 71 Oct 23, 2014 03:58PM  
The Newbery Award...: Rifles for Watie 6 10 Oct 04, 2015 01:58PM  
2022 Reading Chal...: Melissa's 200+ Books challenge 14 82 Dec 07, 2015 05:14PM  
Crazy Challenge C...: June 2015 Spell Challenge - Picnic Food 154 90 Dec 23, 2015 07:34AM