WorldCat Identities

Phipson, Joan

Overview
Works: 95 works in 352 publications in 4 languages and 8,351 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Adventure stories  Young adult works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.P55204, [FIC]
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Most widely held works by Joan Phipson
Hit and run by Joan Phipson ( Book )
11 editions published between 1985 and 1989 in English and held by 919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sixteen-year-old Roland's hit-and-run accident in a borrowed car sends him fleeing into the wild Australian countryside, where he struggles for both survival and self-respect
The family conspiracy by Joan Phipson ( Book )
17 editions published between 1962 and 1986 in English and Danish and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four children on an Australian sheep ranch are determined to keep their schemes to earn money a secret. Grades 5-7
The watcher in the garden by Joan Phipson ( Book )
19 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and Swedish and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fifteen-year-old Kitty's special interest in an old man's garden links her to a seemingly dangerous young man who covets the land and whose mind and Kitty's seem to be opposite sides of a coin
Bianca by Joan Phipson ( Book )
11 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and Swedish and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Finding Bianca wandering the countryside in a state of amnesia after a devastating emotional scene with her mother, Hubert and his sister Emily wonder if she would benefit from exposure to their own bustling family
When the city stopped by Joan Phipson ( Book )
8 editions published between 1978 and 1997 in English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a series of strikes and labor disputes immobilize the Australian city where they live, a young boy and his sister join their cleaning lady and her crippled husband and try to make their way out of an increasingly hostile environment
The way home by Joan Phipson ( Book )
6 editions published between 1973 and 1977 in English and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After surviving a car accident and a bush fire, three young Australians find that everything seems changed and they are traveling through different places and times
The cats by Joan Phipson ( Book )
14 editions published between 1976 and 1989 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two kidnapped brothers in Australia save their abductors from destruction by a tribe of feral cats that they have cruelly abused
The boundary riders by Joan Phipson ( Book )
22 editions published between 1962 and 1983 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
'Please stick to the boundary fences', Mr Thompson had said. 'You can't possibly take longer than a week, and you'll probably do it in three days ... ' As things turned out, inspecting the far boundary fences took a lot longer than anyone had reckoned - and involved Jane, Bobby and Vincent in one dramatic adventure after another. An Australian children's classic
A tide flowing by Joan Phipson ( Book )
11 editions published between 1981 and 1990 in English and Swedish and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tormented by his mother's death, his father's rejection, and his grandparent's inability to understand him, Mark finally finds new strength and purpose in his acquaintance with a young quadriplegic with whom he shares an interest in nature
Fly into danger by Joan Phipson ( Book )
17 editions published between 1977 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During a thirty-six hour flight from Australia to England, fourteen-year-old Margaret uncovers a smuggling plot among her seatmates
Good luck to the rider by Joan Phipson ( Book )
11 editions published between 1953 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A twelve-year-old girl, youngest of four children adopts an orphaned, unlikely foal, named Rosinante just before she leaves for boarding school, and, with the vision of her own horse to inspire her, begins to gain assurance and maturity
Polly's tiger by Joan Phipson ( Book )
5 editions published between 1973 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Though the other children can't see it, Polly's tiger walks beside her giving her confidence to face the problems of a new school
Birkin by Joan Phipson ( Book )
9 editions published between 1956 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two young Australian children raise a motherless calf
Threat to the Barkers by Joan Phipson ( Book )
3 editions published between 1963 and 1965 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Barker children discover a gang of thieves operating near their sheep station in New South Wales
Cross currents by Joan Phipson ( Book )
2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rebellious Australian youth unwillingly takes his young cousin on a sailing trip which turns out to be rewarding as well as exciting to both boys
The haunted night by Joan Phipson ( Book )
6 editions published between 1970 and 1986 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four teen-age girls spend a night of terror in an old isolated house reputedly haunted by a centuries-old ghost
Fly free by Joan Phipson ( Book )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anxious to go on a school trip to a remote island, two Australian boys with divergent philosophies decide to earn the neccessary money by trapping wild animals --a scheme that badly misfires when one of them becomes involved with unscrupulous poachers
Peter and Butch by Joan Phipson ( Book )
3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In despair over his angelic looks, a twelve-year-old Australian boy adopts a tough name and attitude and inadvertently gets into trouble with the police
Horse with eight hands by Joan Phipson ( Book )
2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four Australian children befriend the immigrant owner of a formerly deserted house and discover he is being harrassed by a motorcycle gang who consider his house their headquarters
Six and silver by Joan Phipson ( Book )
6 editions published between 1954 and 1971 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adventures of a young city girl spending her first summer with country friends on their Australian farm
 
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Alternative Names
Fitzhardinge, Joan Margaret 1912-2003
Fitzhardinge, Joan Margaret Phipson
Phipson, Joan
Phipson, Joan Margaret 1912-2003
Languages
English (181)
Swedish (6)
French (2)
Danish (1)
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