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Jonsberg, Barry 1951-

Overview
Works: 40 works in 174 publications in 6 languages and 5,608 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Science fiction  Adventure stories  Humor  Children's audiobooks  Dystopias 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.J7426, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Barry Jonsberg
 
Most widely held works by Barry Jonsberg
The crimes and punishments of Miss Payne by Barry Jonsberg( Book )

25 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Calma, who is smart and an excellent writer, and her unlikely friend, Kiffo, a seeming all-around failure, undertake a dangerous project when they follow an abusive teacher whom they suspect of dealing drugs
The categorical universe of Candice Phee by Barry Jonsberg( Book )

16 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Candice is a twelve-year-old optimist, with a literal mind, the very best of intentions, and an unwavering determination to fix all the problems of her family, friends, pets, and everyone in her life
Dreamrider by Barry Jonsberg( Book )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and French and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harangued by his father about his weight and bullied in all the many schools he has attended, teenaged Michael finds some comfort in his ability to experience "lucid" dreaming but then starts to notice that the things that happen in his dreams are starting to occur in the real world as well
Am I right or am I right? by Barry Jonsberg( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteen-year-old Calma Harrison is certain she knows what is behind the strange behavior of everyone in her life, and is convinced that she is the only one who can fix things
Being here by Barry Jonsberg( Book )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Being Here is a beautifully told novel about a girl whose rich imagination rescues her from a grim reality, and an unlikely boy who changes everything - a compelling story of love, faith and consequences
It's not all about you, Calma! by Barry Jonsberg( Book )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Calma Harrison is in love. Not just with herself, but also with the handsome checkout guy at Crazi-Cheep. But when Calma gets a job a Crazi-Cheep, her cynical approach to customer service makes headlines
The dog that dumped on my doona by Barry Jonsberg( Book )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and German and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blacky the dog arrives on the bed of eleven-year-old Marcus to send him and his friend Dylan on a mission to rescue God, a sick pygmy bearded dragon being held in a local pet shop
Ironbark by Barry Jonsberg( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sixteen can be a tough time. And it's almost unmanageable for a wise-cracking boy whose temper is white-hot. As a consequence he is sentenced to a time-out with his reclusive grandfather in a primitive shack in the Tasmanian forest. There is little to do except chop wood and watch the red-eyed wallabies gather at dusk. They are an unlikely couple: a taciturn old man who prefers the simple life, and a volatile boy addicted to the technology of the 21st century and yet a bond blossoms between them. But denied access to much he desires, and feeling provoked by a local cop cynical of city folk, the boy's frustration grows. And when he encounters situations he can't control anything could happen ..."--Provided by publisher
Pandora Jones : Admission by Barry Jonsberg( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pandora Jones wakes in an infirmary - her body weak, her memory providing only flashes of horrific scenes of death. She soon discovers that her family has succumbed to a plague pandemic which almost wiped out humanity. Pan is one of the survivors who have been admitted to The School - a quarantined, heavily guarded survival-skills facility - to recover their strength, hone their skills and prepare for whatever comes next. Pandora's skill is intuition, but how useful will it be outside the secure walls of The School? And what if it leads her to question where the truth lies ... Plague. Pandemic. Intuition. Secrets. Truth. Courage. Action. Survival
Pandora Jones : deception by Barry Jonsberg( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It was difficult to know when nightmares ended and the waking world began.' Pan is still struggling to distinguish between her dreams and reality. When she wakes in the Infirmary her mind replays the sight of Nate running along the shoreline and the way his body froze and then flopped after he was shot. But her memories hold more questions than answers and she doesn't know who to trust. When she forms an unlikely alliance with Jen to try to make sense of everyone's haunting similar memories and the conflicting information about The School, she finds herself with unexpected enemies. Pan and Jen are determined to seek the truth - no matter what rules they must break or how terrible the danger they face. But can they even trust each other? Intuition. Secrets. Truth. Courage. Action. Survival
Reckoning by Barry Jonsberg( Book )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pandora Jones's problems appear insurmountable. She must convince her team that nothing is as it seems and that they must escape and expose The School to save the world from the plague she unwittingly inflicted on it. The only things Pan has on her side are her gift of intuition, and her belief in the people she cares about...But with the clock ticking, can she find a way to stop the plague, and should she do it at any cost?
A croc called Capone by Barry Jonsberg( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Wacky comedy-adventure, great for boys. A free trip to the Northern Territory! Sounds good, thinks Marcus. But when his best friend Dylan joins the family holiday, mayhem is not far away. Throw in a surly, farting dog with attitude, a dog that can hear Marcus think plus a monster saltwater croc and a cyclone, and you've got a recipe called D for Disaster"--Provided by publisher
The heart of the forest by Barry Jonsberg( Book )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Keely always looks after her twin brother Aaron. But in the dark forest, it's Aaron who knows just what to do"--Back cover
On the tail of the tassie tiger by Barry Jonsberg( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Blacky the farting dog is back, smellier than ever. And he's got a new mission for Marcus and Dyl: track down the vary last Tassie tiger and save it from extinction. Simple, really. But throw in some bumbling thylacine hunters, a bully out to get you, a hairy Scotsman on your trail, and anything can--and will--happen. Especially as time is running out"--Page 4 of cover
The screamer by Barry Jonsberg( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rex's little sister, Jessica, screams all the time about nothing, and it drives Rex absolutely crazy! But when Rex's dad takes them on a fishing trip to the Northern Territory, Jessica really finds something to scream about
Game theory by Barry Jonsberg( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Game Theory has brought me to this point and I must follow where it leads. Even though this is not a game.' Jamie is a sixteen-year-old maths whiz. Summerlee, his older sister, is in the grip of a wild phase. Tensions at home run high. When Summerlee wins a 7.5-million-dollar lottery, she cuts all ties with her family. But money can cause trouble - big trouble. And when their younger sister Phoebe is kidnapped for a ransom, the family faces a crisis almost too painful to bear. Jamie thinks he can use game theory - the strategy of predicting an opponent's actions - to get Phoebe back. But can he outfox the kidnapper? Or is he putting lives at risk?
Admission by Barry Jonsberg( Book )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pandora Jones wakes in an infirmary - her body weak, her memory providing only flashes of horrific scenes of death. She soon discovers that her family has succumbed to a plague pandemic which almost wiped out humanity. Pan is one of the survivors who have been admitted to The School - a quarantined, heavily guarded survival - skills facility - to recover their strength, hone their skills and prepare for whatever comes next. Pandora's skill is intuition, but how useful will it be outside the secure walls of The School? And what if it leads her to question where the truth lies... Plague. Pandemic. Intuition. Secrets. Truth. Courage. Action. Survival
A croc called Capone by Barry Jonsberg( Recording )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A free trip to the Northern Territory! Sounds good, thinks Marcus ('Mucus' to his sister Rose). But when his best friend Dylan joins the family holiday, mayhem is not far away. Marcus and Dylan's trip also involves Blacky, a surly, farting dog with attitude, who can hear Marcus think, plus a monster saltwater crocodile who'd rather chomp on a human for dinner than have a civilized conversation. Then there's the small matter of a giant big-game hunter on a collision course with our heroes. And will Marcus be any match for his mean older sister Rose and her best friend Cy Ob Han? You can listen to more of Marcus, Dylan and Blacky's hilarious adventures in The Dog that Dumped on My Doona, also available in Bolinda audio
Blacky blasts back! : on the tail of the Tassie tiger by Barry Jonsberg( Book )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Blacky the farting dog is back, smellier than ever. And he's got a new mission for Marcus and Dyl: track down the vary last Tassie tiger and save it from extinction. Simple, really. But throw in some bumbling thylacine hunters, a bully out to get you, a hairy Scotsman on your trail, and anything can--and will--happen. Especially as time is running out"--Page 4 of cover
 
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The crimes and punishments of Miss Payne
Alternative Names
Barry Jonsberg Australian writer

Barry Jonsberg britischer Schriftsteller

Barry Jonsberg Brits schrijver

Jonsberg, Peter 1951-

존스버그, 배리 1951-

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DreamriderAm I right or am I right?Being hereIt's not all about you, Calma!The dog that dumped on my doonaIronbarkA croc called CaponeThe heart of the forest