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Catherine Woolley

Full Name: Catherine Woolley
Gender: Female
Number of Works: 34
A prolific writer of over eighty books, Catherine Woolley published so many children's books that her publisher recommended using a pen name for some of her works. Ms. Woolley's Ginnie Fellows series was and continues to be a reader favorite across generations.

Pen name: Jane Thayer.

ISBN: 0688316875, 9780688316877
Keywords: cathy, room
Pages: Unknown
Published: 1956
  • Rating: 80%

When Cathy's family moves to a house from a cramped apartment, she is thrilled at the idea of having her own room. But when family finances are threatened, she must swallow her disappointment and give up her room to share with sister Chris.
ISBN: 0590044494, 9780590044493
Keywords: business, sitting, baby, ginnie
Pages: 160
Published: 1963
  • Rating: 80%

Ginnie gets more than she bargained for when she sets up a babysitting service during the summer.
ISBN: 068831337X, 9780688313371
Keywords: contest, cooking, ginnie
Pages: 190
Published: 1966
  • Rating: 80%

Ginnie is determined to win the cooking contest, and experiments with many fancy menus and ingredients, hoping for the right combination.
ISBN: 0140325506, 9780140325508
Keywords: geneva, ginnie
Pages: 154
Published: 1948
  • Rating: 80%

When shy Ginnie moves and enrolls at a new school she is unnerved by outspoken and lively Geneva but eventually - and with the help of a winsome cat - they become best friends.
ISBN: 0688213367, 9780688213367
Keywords: girl, new, ginnie
Pages: Unknown
Published: 1954
  • Rating: 80%

Ginnie and Geneva are best friends - they walk to and from school together every day and play together every afternoon. Geneva's companionship means a great deal to the less self-confident Ginnie - until the new girl comes. Then all Geneva's time and interest seems to be devoted to Marcia, and Ginnie feels lonely and hurt. At first she is miserable, but gradually she develops other resources. Ginnie finds out what happens when she seeks her own solutions to her problems.
ISBN: 0688213359, 9780688213350
Keywords: doll, mystery, ginnie
Pages: Unknown
Published: 1960
  • Rating: 80%

"But Ginnie," said Miss Wade, "it couldn't have been my old doll. Not after 30 years!" But it is! Ginnie had really seen Lady Vanderbilt, the beautiful doll that has been missing so long. And then mysteriously she disappears again. Why does the doll suddenly turn up at an auction? Who is the woman who buys her? Who steals the doll from the red car, and why? And where is the preciousl jewel that Lady Vanderbilt once wore? What begins for Ginnie as just a pleasant summer at Cape Cod ends up with an exciting mystery to solve.
ISBN: 0688213413, 9780688213411
Keywords: joins, ginnie
Pages: Unknown
Published: 1951
  • Rating: 80%

It sometimes seems to Ginnie that the other girls are prettier or smarter or more sure of themselves than she is. She is enchanted at the prospect of spending a summer at the lake, but when she gets there she discovers there is one thing that stands between her and complete enjoyment: she doesn't know how to swim! With even the smallest children swimming or jumping fearlessly off the float, Ginnie feels that her feeble efforts make her conspicuous. But Ginnie's practice and determination help her find her way among her friends. At last Ginnie finds out how much fun she can have when she learns
ISBN: 0688211542, 9780688211547
Keywords: calling, leonard, cathy
Pages: Unknown
Published: 1988
  • Rating: 80%

Cathy gets a job at the local newspaper
ISBN: 1595110445, 9781595110442
Keywords: bells, wedding, ginnie
Pages: Unknown
Published: 1967
  • Rating: 80%

Ginnie is delighted when she is asked to be a junior bridesmaid. But her joy is short-lived. Her first shock comes minutes after reading the invitation. A hard-packed snowball, tossed in fun by her friend Geneva, strikes her on the cheekbone, grazing her eye - which begins to turn black. A bridesmaid with a black eye! Impossible! There is nothing to do but to cancel plans for joining the wedding party. That calamity, however, is only the beginning. One crisis follows on the heels of another as Ginnie and her parents arrange to attend the ceremony as guests of the groom. The Christmas wedding i
ISBN: 0688213340, 9780688213343
Keywords: house, mystery, ginnie
Pages: 127
Published: 1957
  • Rating: 80%

Ginnie and her friends are terrified that the house, where an old frightened woman lives alone, is haunted.