WorldCat Identities

Chauncy, Nan 1900-1970

Overview
Works: 87 works in 207 publications in 5 languages and 2,059 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Adventure stories  Historical fiction  Detective and mystery stories  History 
Classifications: PZ7.C397, 823.91
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Most widely held works by Nan Chauncy
Devils' Hill by Nan Chauncy ( Book )
11 editions published between 1958 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Some children on a Tasmanian farm explore the bush in a hunt for a missing cow, and not only find the animal and its new calf, but some Tasmanian devils as well
Tiger in the bush by Nan Chauncy ( Book )
18 editions published between 1957 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eleven-year-old Badge, a Tasmamian boy, is faced with a delimma when he tells his American cousin the secret whereabouts of a rare, nearly extinct Tasmanian tiger
High and haunted island by Nan Chauncy ( Book )
7 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two girls were stranded on the Tasmanian coast during World War I. They were rescued by a strange sect called Circlists, and lived with them for many years on a remote island. They are eventually found, but have happily married, so they decide to stay
Tangara: "let us set off again." by Nan Chauncy ( Book )
9 editions published between 1960 and 1987 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hunted in their own land by Nan Chauncy ( Book )
4 editions published between 1967 and 1973 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fictional reconstruction of the tragic fate of the Toogee people, aborigines of western Tasmania, after the arrival of the white man
Half a world away by Nan Chauncy ( Book )
3 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
World's end was home by Nan Chauncy ( Book )
11 editions published between 1952 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dallie goes to stay with distant relatives on the south Tasmanian coast, in an effort to escape from her rich and indifferent aunt
The roaring 40 by Nan Chauncy ( Book )
4 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mathinna's people by Nan Chauncy ( Book )
5 editions published between 1967 and 1980 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fictional reconstruction of the tragic fate of the Toogee people, aborigines of western Tasmania, after the arrival of the white man
They found a cave by Nan Chauncy ( Book )
9 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the Tasmanian bush country, this is the story of four boys and a girl who rebel against the unreasonable tyranny of their temporary guardians and escape to a cave high in the bush
The secret friends by Nan Chauncy ( Book )
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sometimes when Lexie fingered a string of shells she had been given as a little girl, she felt strange memories stir. It was as if something very precious was buried away in her own mind... Great-great Aunt Rita's old shell necklace carries a power that Lexie can't possibly know. Then, when it leads her to a new friend, she and Merrina enter the secret gully where Merrina's people live. But the gully holds a terrible secret, as old as the necklace itself. Will Lexie be strong enough, as she relives the nightmare her Aunt Rita endured?
Tangara by Nan Chauncy ( Book )
13 editions published between 1960 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sometimes when Lexie fingered a string of shells she had been given as a little girl, she felt strange memories stir. It was as if something very precious was buried away in her own mind... Great-great Aunt Rita's old shell necklace carries a power that Lexie can't possibly know. Then, when it leads her to a new friend, she and Merrina enter the secret gully where Merrina's people live. But the gully holds a terrible secret, as old as the necklace itself. Will Lexie be strong enough, as she relives the nightmare her Aunt Rita endured? This deeply moving classic by one of our great children's writers is part fantasy, part history, and one hundred percent masterpiece
They found a cave by Nan Chauncy ( Book )
5 editions published between 1948 and 2005 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Some adventurous children run away from unpopular guardians to live in a cave in the Tasmanian bush, where they meet a bushman they nick-name "Mad Dad" and discover an unusual treasure
The lighthouse keeper's son by Nan Chauncy ( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Although it's an isolated and frequently dangerous life, a nine-year-old decides, after his father tries pineapple farming, that he definitely prefers being a lighthouse keeper's son
Lizzie lights by Nan Chauncy ( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fortune for the brave by Nan Chauncy ( Book )
2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fortune for the brave by Nan Chauncy ( Book )
4 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Orphan Huon Trivett inherits a remote island off the east coast of Tasmania, which holds 'a fortune for the brave'
The skewbald pony by Nan Chauncy ( Book )
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Il segreto della vallata by Nan Chauncy ( Book )
7 editions published between 1962 and 2006 in Italian and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beekeeping by Nan Chauncy ( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Chauncy, N. 1900-1970
Chauncy, N. (Nan), 1900-1970
Chauncy, Nancen Beryl, 1900-1970
Chauncy, Nancen Beryl Masterman, 1900-1970
Chauncy, Nancen Beryl Masterman 1900-1970 Vollstaendiger Name
Masterman, Nancen Beryl, 1900-1970
Rosenfeld, Nancen, 1900-1970
チョンシー, ナン
Languages
English (104)
Italian (7)
German (2)
Danish (2)
Dutch (1)
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