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Box 1a - Computer Disks

  1. Program for her manuscripts. Multimate 3.3 series.
  2. Always and Forever Friends.
  3. Carly’s Buck.
  4. Kiss the Clown.
  5. Eddies Blue-Winged Dragon.
  6. If You Need Me.

Box 1b  - Computer Disks

  1. Goodbye, Pink Pig. Split Sisters.
  2. Help, Pink Pig!
  3. Her Blue Straw Hat.
    More Than a Horse.
    What’s to be Scared of, Suki?
    Youn Hee and Me.
  4. The Lump in the Middle.
  5. One Sister Too Many.
  6. That Horse Whiskey.
  7. Willie, the Frog Prince.
  8. Winning.

Box 2 - Miscellaneous.

  1. Three Children’s Literature Festival 1991 photos.
  2. One sheet of Bibliography.
  3. Book reviews.
  4. Sheet of info (to Ophelia, March 2000).

Box 3a  - The Silver Coach.

New York: Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, c1979.

Working Titles:

  • The Stolen Silver Coach.
  • Grandma with the Silver Coach.
  • (and more)
  1. Original notes and handwritten manuscript.
  2. Handwritten notes.
  3. Early draft.
  4. First typed draft with revisions.
  5. Second typed draft with revisions.
  6. Third typed draft with revisions.

Box 3b -  The Silver Coach.
New York: Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, c1979.

Working Titles:

  • The Stolen Silver Coach.
  • Grandma with the Silver Coach.
  • (and more)
  1. Incomplete copy of final draft.
  2. Final draft returned by editor.
  3. Master galleys.
  4. Author’s galleys.
  5. Correspondence and reviews.
  6. Miscellaneous.
  7. Handwritten manuscript for sequel to The Silver Coach (unpublished)

Box 4a - In Our House Scott is My Brother.
New York: Macmillan, c1980.

  1. Notes and carbon copy.
  2. Rewrite.
  3. Second and third draft.
  4. Fourth draft.

Box 4b - In Our House Scott is my Brother.
New York: Macmillan, c1980.

  1. Final draft.
  2. Galleys.
  3. Correspondence and reviews.
  4. Galleys - Master set.

Box 5a - The Cat That Was Left Behind.
New York: Houghton Mifflin/Clarion Books, c1981.

Working title:

  • The Cat Who Was Left Behind.  
  1. First draft (handwritten manuscript).
  2. Second draft.
  3. Xerox – rewrite.
  4. Copy of carbon copy (uncorrected).
  5. Pre-final copy.

Box 5b - The Cat That Was Left Behind.
New York: Houghton Mifflin/Clarion Books, c1981.

Working title:

  • The Cat Who Was Left Behind.  
  1. Galleys and typed original manuscript.
  2. Title page.
  3. Correspondence and reviews.
  4. One page of back of jacket design.

Box 6a - Down by the River.
New York: Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, c1981.

  1. Original typed manuscript.
  2. Early drafts.

Box 6b - Down by the River.
New York: Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, c1981.

  1. Rewrites.
  2. Author’s galleys.
  3. Master galleys.
  4. Correspondence and reviews.
  5. Plastic envelops:
    1. Letter from Refna Wilsin (editor).
    2. Note page of editor’s changes

Box 7a - Shelter on Blue Barns Road.
New York: Macmillan Pub. Co., c1981.

Working titles:

  • Animal Shelter on Blue Barns Road.
  • Animal Shelter
  1. Envelope “Betsy’s Book”:
    1. Notes.
    2. Handwritten manuscript.
    3. First typed draft with revision.
    4. Second typed draft with revision.
  2. Third draft.

Box 7b - Shelter on Blue Barns Road.
New York: Macmillan Pub. Co., c1981.

Working titles:

  • Animal Shelter on Blue Barns Road.
  • Animal Shelter  
  1. Carbon of final draft.
  2. Envelope (March 1981):
    1. Final draft returned from editor.
    2. Galleys.
  3. Galleys (copy).
  4. Correspondence and reviews.

Box 8a - The Evidence That Wasn’t There.
New York: Clarion Books, c1982.

  1. Notes, information, and handwritten manuscript.
  2. Drafts.
  3. Draft (August 1980).
  4. Notes and draft (1981).

Box 8b - The Evidence That Wasn’t There.
New York: Clarion Books, c1982.

  1. Original typed manuscript returned by the editor.
  2. Author’s galleys.
  3. Correspondence and reviews.

Box 9a - Footsteps on the Stairs.
New York, N.Y.: Delacorte Press, c1982.

Working title:

  • Ghosts on the Stairs.
  1. Red spiral notebook: handwritten manuscript
  2. First draft and notes.
  3. Second draft and notes.
  4. Master draft (November 1980), not edited. Includes new material.
  5. Final draft 1980.

Box 9b - Footsteps on the Stairs.
New York, N.Y.: Delacorte Press, c1982.

Working title:

  • Ghosts on the Stairs.
  1. Master pages (edited draft).
  2. Two galleys.
  3. Author’s galleys.
  4. Correspondence and reviews.

Box 10a - The Once in a While Hero.
New York: Coward, McCann, & Geoghegan, c1982.

  1. Handwritten manuscript (in notebook).
  2. First draft with revisions.
  3. Second draft with revisions.
  4. Draft in 3-ring binder.

Box 10b - The Once in a While Hero.
New York: Coward, McCann, & Geoghegan, c1982.

  1. Final draft (May 1980).
  2. Xerox copy of final draft.
  3. Original manuscript returned from publisher.
  4. Master galleys.
  5. Correspondence and reviews.

Box 11a - Some Other Summer.
New York: Macmillan Pub. Co., c1982.
(Sequel to Magic of the Glits.)  

Working titles:

  • Cinderella Summer.
  • The Summer Jeremy Came.
  • Jeremy is Coming.  
  1. Notes and Oscar’s firefighting material.
  2. Handwritten manuscript.
  3. Third typed draft.
  4. Copy of the fourth typed draft.
  5. Third rewrite.

Box 11b - Some Other Summer.
New York: Macmillan Pub. Co., c1982.
(Sequel to Magic of the Glits.)  

Working titles:

  • Cinderella Summer.
  • The Summer Jeremy Came.
  • Jeremy is Coming.  
  1. Rewrite, May 1981 (two copies).
  2. Envelope:
    1. Final typed draft returned by editor.
    2. Galleys.
  3. Author’s galleys.
  4. Photocopied pages of recommended editorial changes.
  5. Correspondence and reviews.

Box 12 - Get Lost, Little Brother.
New York: Clarion Books, c1983.

  1. First draft.
  2. Second and third draft.
  3. Package:
    1. Typed draft.
    2. Original typed manuscript, returned by editor.
    3. Author’s galleys.
    4. Miscellaneous.
  4. Correspondence and reviews.

Box 13a - Roadside Valentine.
New York: Macmillan Pub. Co., c1983.

Working titles:

  • Fraud.
  • Jamie’s Big, Beautiful Girl.  
  1. Notes.
  2. Handwritten manuscript (August 1982).
  3. First draft with revisions.
  4. Second draft with revisions.

Box 13b - Roadside Valentine.
New York: Macmillan Pub. Co., c1983.

Working titles:

  • Fraud.
  • Jamie’s Big, Beautiful Girl.  
  1. Final rewrite.
  2. Proofs.
  3. Galleys (two copies).
  4. Correspondence and reviews.

Box 14a - The Shell Lady’s Daughter.
New York: Coward-McCann, c1983.

Working titles:

  • Tell the Shell Ladies.
  • Hear the Shell Ladies Sighing.  
  1. First three drafts (begun June 1981 – finished November 1981).
    1. Handwritten manuscript.
    2. First typed draft with revisions.
    3. Second typed draft with revisions.
  2. Third typed draft (December 1981) and notes (Florida map, Boca Raton material).

Box 14b - The Shell Lady’s Daughter.
New York: Coward-McCann, c1983.

Working titles:

  • Tell the Shell Ladies.
  • Hear the Shell Ladies Sighing.
  1. Red box:
    1. Notes.
    2. Typed copy.
  2. Typed manuscript returned from the editor.
  3. Galleys.
    1. Author’s galleys.
    2. Master galleys.
  4. Correspondence and reviews.

Box 15 - Fly Free.
New York: Coward-McCann, c1984.

  1. Edited typed manuscript.
  2. Correspondence and reviews.
  3. Galleys.
  4. Author’s galleys.

Box 16a - Shadows on Little ReefBay.
New York: Clarion Books, c1984.

  1. Handwritten manuscript.
  2. Notes and typed manuscript (in red three-ring binder).
  3. Revisions and Trinidad and Tobago notes.

Box 16b - Shadows on Little ReefBay.
New York: Clarion Books, c1984.

  1. Second draft with revisions.
  2. Third draft with revisions.
  3. Pages of rewrite.
  4. Final draft.
  5. Original typed manuscript returned from editor.
  6. Correspondence and reviews.

Box 17a - Binding Ties.
New York: Delacorte Press, c1985.

  1. Composition (notebook) notes.
  2. Package of:
    1. Handwritten manuscript.
    2. Early drafts (two copies).
  3. Second draft.
  4. Third draft (September – October).

Box 17b - Binding Ties.
New York: Delacorte Press, c1985.

  1. Revisions:
    1. November 1981.
    2. January 1984.
    3. March 1984.
  2. Uncorrected Xerox copy.
  3. Draft revision pages.
  4. Title page.

Box 17c - Binding Ties.
New York: Delacorte Press, c1985.

  1. Package of:
    1. Galleys.
    2. Proofs.
  2. Correspondence and reviews.

Box 18 - Goodbye, Pink Pig.
New York: Putnam, c1985.

Working titles:

  • Pearly.
  • Following Pink Pig.
  1. First typed draft.
  2. Second typed draft (June 1984).
  3. Third typed draft (September 1984).
  4. Typeset copy.
  5. Galleys (two copies).
  6. Book jacket.
  7. Complete letter file.

Box 19a - With Westie and the Tin Man.
New York: Collier Books; London: Collier Macmillan, c1985.

Working title:

  • Greg, Westy and the Tin Man.
  1. Notes.
  2. Handwritten manuscript (in red notebook).
  3. First typed draft with revision.
  4. Second typed draft with revision.
  5. Carbon of second typed draft.

Box 19b - With Westie and the Tin Man.
New York: Collier Books; London: Collier Macmillan, c1985.

Working title:

  • Greg, Westy and the Tin Man.
  1. Final draft returned by editor.
  2. Editor’s revisions.
  3. Corrected galleys.
  4. Page break galleys.
  5. Correspondence and reviews.

Box 20a - Kiss the Clown.
New York: Clarion Books, c1986.

  1. Folder:
    1. Research materials.
    2. Pages checked by experts, and their comments.
  2. Computer print copy of first draft.
  3. Second draft.
  4. Third draft.

Box 20b - Kiss the Clown.
New York: Clarion Books, c1986.

  1. Fifth draft.
  2. Sixth draft.
  3. Final revision.
  4. Author’s galleys.
  5. Complete letter file:
    1. Correspondence.
    2. Notes.
    3. Reviews

Box 21a - Split Sisters.
New York: Macmillan; London: Collier Macmillan, c1986.

  1. Brown box:
    1. Notes.
    2. First ten chapters with editors’ comments.
    3. Early draft.
    4. First typed draft.
  2. Notes.
  3. Second typed draft.

Box 21b - Split Sisters.
New York: Macmillan; London: Collier Macmillan, c1986.

  1. Third typed draft.
  2. Fourth typed draft.
  3. Fifth typed draft.
  4. Sixth typed draft.
  5. Final draft returned from editor.
  6. Book jacket with four design pages.
  7. Galleys
  8. Correspondence and reviews

Box 22a - Carly’s Buck.
New York: Clarion Books, c1987.

Working title:

  • Curing the Purple Pain.  
  1. Research and notes.
  2. First draft.
  3. Second draft (chapters 7-12).
  4. Third draft.
  5. Fourth draft.

Box 22b - Carly’s Buck.
New York: Clarion Books, c1987.

Working title:

  • Curing the Purple Pain.  
  1. Editor’s copy.
  2. Galleys (missing pages).
  3. Complete letter file.

Box 23 - Always and Forever Friends.
New York: Clarion Books, c1988.

  1. Original with editor’s notes (missing pp. 107-121).
  2. 1987 revision.
  3. Galleys.
  4. Correspondence and reviews.
  5. Miscellaneous.

Box 24 - Eddie’s Blue-Winged Dragon.
New York: G.P. Putnam, c1988.

  1. In a publisher’s envelope:
    1. Handwritten manuscript.
    2. Notes.
    3. Folder: Cerebral Palsy – Center for the Disabled.
  2. Last draft returned by publisher.
  3. Master pages (missing pp. 76 – 81).
  4. Galleys.
  5. Correspondence, book reviews, and book announcements.
  6. Miscellaneous.

Box 25 - If You Need Me.
New York: Macmillan Pub. Co.; London: Collier Macmillan, c1988.

  1. Notes and editor’s comments.
  2. Edited draft set.
  3. Author’s draft set.
  4. Master set.
  5. Envelope:
    1. Correspondence.
    2. Book list.
    3. Miscellaneous

Box 26 - The Lump in the Middle.
New York: Clarion Books, c1989.

  1. Original typed manuscript returned by editor.
  2. Galleys.
  3. Folder:
    1. Notes.
    2. Correspondence.
    3. Book reviews.d. Book jacket.

Box 27 - One Sister Too Many.
New York: Macmillan; London: Collier Macmillan, c1989.

  1. Notes.
  2. Original typed manuscript returned from editor.
  3. Galleys:
    1. Master set.
    2. Plain set.
  4. Folder:
    1. Correspondence.
    2. Reviews.
    3. Miscellaneous.

Box 28 - Ghost Brother.
New York: Clarion Books, c1990.

  1. Notes.
  2. Draft with editor’s revisions.
  3. Original typed manuscript, returned by editor.
  4. Author’s galleys (two copies).
  5. Folder:
    1. Book reviews.
    2. Correspondence.
    3. Miscellaneous.

Box 29a - Help, Pink Pig!
New York: G.P. Putnam’s Sons, c1990.(Sequel to Goodbye, Pink Pig.)  

Working title:

  • The Pink Pig Club.
  1. Notes.
  2. Two copies of typed draft with yellow Post-It Notes.
  3. Layout and type specifications.

Box 29b - Help, Pink Pig!
New York: G.P. Putnam’s Sons, c1990.(Sequel to Goodbye, Pink Pig.)  

Working title:

  • The Pink Pig Club.
  1. Partial galleys.
  2. Master galleys (June 1989).
  3. Master galleys (August 1989).
  4. Folder of:
    1. Book reviews.
    2. Correspondence.
    3. Miscellaneous

Box 30 - The Mismatched Summer.
New York: Putnam’s Sons, c1991.

Working title:

  • Meg and Micale.  
  1. Notes.
  2. Chapters of drafts.
  3. Typed manuscript returned from the editor.
  4. Proofs.
  5. Bound uncorrected proofs (two copies).
  6. Galleys:
    1. Master pages.
    2. Master set.
    3. BOM set.
    4. Galleys.
  7. Book reviews and correspondence.

Box 31 - A Tribe for Lexi.
New York : Macmillan, c1991.

  1. Notes and miscellaneous.
  2. Incomplete typed draft.
  3. First typed draft with revision.
  4. Second typed draft.
  5. Final draft returned by editor.
  6. Galleys.
  7. Correspondence and reviews.

Box 32 - Tuna Fish Thanksgiving.
New York : Clarion Books, c1992.

  1. Notes.
  2. Draft.
  3. Interim draft.
  4. Draft with revision, February 1991.
  5. Final draft returned from editor.
  6. Correspondence and reviews.
  7. Extra pages and miscellaneous.

Box 33 - Daddy’s Climbing Tree.
New York : Clarion Books, c1993.

  1. Original typed manuscript and galley pages.
  2. Revised draft (May 1991).
  3. Interim drafts by author in hard print.
  4. Final draft before revision with editor’s notes.
  5. Galleys.
  6. Galleys: proof sheets with corrections.
  7. Miscellaneous:
    1. Notes.
    2. Reviews.
    3. Correspondence.
    4. Miscellaneous

Box 34a - That Horse Whiskey.
New York : Clarion Books, c1994.

Working titles:

  • Riding Whiskey.
  • That No Good, Ornery Horse.  
  1. Notes and miscellaneous.
  2. First typed draft, February 1992.
  3. Third typed draft.
  4. Fourth typed draft, May 1992.
  5. Fifth typed draft (and spare pages), October 1992.

Box 34b - That Horse Whiskey.
New York : Clarion Books, c1994.

Working titles:

  • Riding Whiskey.
  • That No Good, Ornery Horse.  
  1. Sixth typed draft with revisions, July 1993.
  2. Seventh typed draft.
  3. Final draft returned from editor.
  4. Author’s set of proofs.
  5. Correspondence and reviews.
  6. Book jackets (two).

Box 35a - Willie, the Frog Prince.
New York : Clarion Books, c1994.

Working title:

  • Willie’s Girl.  
  1. Notes.
  2. Draft.
  3. First version rejected by Judith Whipple.
  4. Last two revisions (March 1992, June 1992).

Box 35b - Willie, the Frog Prince.
New York : Clarion Books, c1994.

Working title:

  • Willie’s Girl.  
  1. Incomplete final draft with revisions, September 1992.
  2. Final draft returned from editor.
  3. Author’s galleys.
  4. Book jackets (two).
  5. Extra pages and miscellaneous.
  6. Correspondence and reviews.

Box 36a -  Courtyard Cat.
New York : Clarion Books, c1995.

Working title:

  • Cat Trails.  
  1. Notes.
  2. Typed manuscript.
  3. Parts of drafts.
  4. Seventh draft (November 1993).
  5. Eighth draft (April 1994).

Box 36b - Courtyard Cat.
New York : Clarion Books, c1995.

Working title:

  • Cat Trails.
  1. Notes.
  2. Pages of May 17 revision.
  3. August 1994 revision with editor’s notes.
  4. December 29, 1994 editor’s copy.
  5. Edited copy (1995).
  6. Letters and reviews.
  7. Book jacket.

Box 37 - Youn Hee and Me.
San Diego: Harcourt Brace, c1995.

  1. Notes.
  2. Pages and fourth draft.
  3. Draft with revisions.
  4. Draft with editor’s comments.
  5. Incomplete galleys.
  6. Correspondence and reviews.
  7. Book jacket and miscellaneous.

Box 38a - What’s to be Scared of, Suki?
New York : Clarion Books, c1996.

Working title:

  • Suki the Siren.  
  1. Notes.
  2. Second draft with revisions, March 24, 1994.
  3. Draft, June 1994.
  4. Fifth draft, August 1994.
  5. Sixth draft with revisions.
  6. Seventh draft, March 1995.
  7. Eighth draft.

Box 38b - What’s to be Scared of, Suki?
New York : Clarion Books, c1996.

Working title:

  • Suki the Siren.
  1. Eighth draft with revisions.
  2. Final draft returned by editor.
  3. Incomplete galleys.
  4. Correspondence and reviews.
  5. Extra pages and miscellaneous.

Box 39 - Her Blue Straw Hat.
San Diego: Harcourt Brace, c1997.

  1. Notes and miscellaneous.
  2. First typed draft.
  3. Second draft.
  4. Edited manuscript.
  5. Rough pages (editor’s copy).
  6. Rough pages (author’s copy).
  7. Letters and reviews.

Box 40 - More Than a Horse.
New York: Clarion Books, c1997.

  1. Notes and photos.
  2. Third draft (February 1995).
  3. Chapters of drafts.
  4. Fifth draft.
  5. Final draft returned for revision (December 1995).
  6. Final draft returned from publisher.
  7. Copy of final draft.
  8. Galleys (with missing sheets).
  9. Book jackets (three).
  10. Letters and reviews.

Box 41 - Not Just a Summer Crush.
New York : Clarion Books, c1998.

Working titles:

  • Hana, the Afterthought. Bebe, the Afterthought.
  • Secrets on the Sand.  
  1. First draft (August 1996).
  2. Second draft (January 1997).
  3. Revision of chapter one.
  4. Returned original dummy.
  5. Galley pages.
  6. Book jacket.
  7. Correspondence and reviews.
  8. 3 ½ floppy disk.

Box 42a - Winning.
New York: Clarion Books, c1999.

  1. Notes.
  2. 3 copies of chapter one.
  3. Draft, January 16.
  4. First revision.
  5. Second rewrite with editorial suggestions by Jim Giblin.
  6. Draft with revisions.
  7. Draft with revisions for the editor.
  8. Proofs with manuscript transmittal memo, February 23, 1999.

Box 42b - Winning.
New York: Clarion Books, c1999.

  1. Galleys (missing many pages).
  2. Reviews and correspondence.
  3. 3 ½ floppy disk

Box 43a - One Unhappy Horse.
New York : Clarion Books, c2001.

Working titles:

  • Mattie’s Emerald Ring.
  • The Horse Her Father Gave Her.

Mattie’s Emerald Ring.

  1. Notes for revision.
    1. Miscellaneous pages from various drafts.
  2. Final draft 10/97.
  3. Hand-titled: The Horse Her Father Gave Her, draft.
  4. Draft #3 pages, corrected by Mary Ann Adamcin.
  5. Re-titled twice:
    1. The Horse Her Father Gave Her.
    2. One Unhappy Horse
II. The Horse Her Father Gave Her.
  1. Draft #7.
  2. Draft edited by Jim Giblin 4/99.
  3. Proofs, hand-titled: One Unhappy Horse, 3/31/00.

Box 43b - One Unhappy Horse.
New York : Clarion Books, c2001.

Working titles:

  • Mattie’s Emerald Ring.
  • The Horse Her Father Gave Her.

One Unhappy Horse.

  1. Galleys 8/00.
  2. Reviews and correspondence.

Box 44a - The No Place Cat.
New York: Clarion Books, c2002.

  1. Notes.
  2. First draft.
  3. Draft #2 6/98 – 7/98.
  4. Extra chapters and pages.
  5. Draft #4 & #6 chapters.
  6. 4/00 revision.

Box 44b - The No Place Cat.
New York: Clarion Books, c2002.

  1. Final draft.
  2. Final draft with revisions.
  3. Proofs.
  4. Reviews and correspondence.
  5. 3 ½ floppy disk.

 

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