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Korman, Gordon

Overview
Works: 520 works in 1,842 publications in 10 languages and 119,041 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Code and cipher stories  Detective and mystery stories  Adventure stories  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.K8369, [FIC]
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Swindle by Gordon Korman( Book )
12 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 4,571 libraries worldwide
After unscrupulous collector S. Wendell Palamino cons him out of a valuable baseball card, sixth-grader Griffin Bing puts together a band of misfits to break into Palomino's heavily guarded store and steal the card back, planning to use the money to finance his father's failing invention, the SmartPick fruit picker
Son of the mob : Hollywood hustle by Gordon Korman( Book )
18 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 4,479 libraries worldwide
Seventeen-year-old Vince's life is constantly complicated by the fact that he is the son of a powerful Mafia boss, a relationship that threatens to destroy his romance with the daughter of an FBI agent
Zoobreak by Gordon Korman( Book )
11 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 3,843 libraries worldwide
After a class trip to a floating zoo where animals are mistreated and Savannah's missing pet monkey is found in a cage, Long Island sixth-grader Griffin Bing and his band of misfits plan a rescue
Pop by Gordon Korman( Book )
13 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 3,754 libraries worldwide
Lonely after a midsummer move to a new town, sixteen-year-old high-school quarterback Marcus Jordan becomes friends with a retired professional linebacker who is great at training him, but whose childish behavior keeps Marcus in hot water
One false note by Gordon Korman( Book )
42 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,285 libraries worldwide
A million dollars, or a clue? Police report a break-in at an elite hotel, and the suspects sound suspiciously like Amy and Dan. There's a car and speedboat chase and an angry mob! When there's a clue on the line, anything can happen
Schooled by Gordon Korman( Book )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 2,701 libraries worldwide
Homeschooled by his hippie grandmother, Capricorn (Cap) Anderson has never watched television, tasted a pizza, or even heard of a wedgie. But when his grandmother lands in the hospital, Cap is forced to move in with a guidance counselor and attend the local middle school. While Cap knows a lot about tie-dyeing and Zen Buddhism, no education could prepare him for the politics of public school
No more dead dogs by Gordon Korman( Book )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 2,526 libraries worldwide
Eighth-grade football hero Wallace Wallace is sentenced to detention attending rehearsals of the school play where, in spite of himself, he becomes wrapped up in the production and begins to suggest changes that improve not only the play but his life as well
The emperor's code by Gordon Korman( Book )
30 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,467 libraries worldwide
As they continue their search for the 39 Clues in China, fourteen-year-old Amy is faced with a terrible dilemma when her eleven-year-old brother Dan suddenly disappears--keep on searching for the next Clue or try to find her brother
The Juvie three by Gordon Korman( Book )
11 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 2,280 libraries worldwide
Gecko, Arjay, and Terence, all in trouble with the law, must find a way to keep their halfway house open in order to stay out of juvenile detention
The Medusa plot by Gordon Korman( Book )
13 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and French and held by 2,029 libraries worldwide
Unable to return to their normal lives despite the end of the Clue hunt, new Madrigal leaders Amy and Dan anxiously prepare for a retaliatory strike by the Vespers, who kidnap a number of Cahill family members and demand that Amy and Dan steal a famous painting
Framed by Gordon Korman( Book )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,922 libraries worldwide
Griffin Bing is in big trouble when a Super Bowl ring disappears from his middle school's display case, replaced by Griffin's retainer, and the more he and his friends investigate, the worse his situation becomes
Ungifted by Gordon Korman( Book )
14 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 1,907 libraries worldwide
Due to an administrative mix-up, troublemaker Donovan Curtis is sent to the Academy of Scholastic Distinction, a special program for gifted and talented students, after pulling a major prank at middle school
Shipwreck by Gordon Korman( Book )
25 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in 7 languages and held by 1,795 libraries worldwide
Six kids, Nick, J.J., Will, Lyssa, Charla, and Ian, are thrown together against their will on a small boat that will make a one-month journey on the Pacific Ocean. They have all been sent for different reasons. Luke is taking his only choice besides being sent to a juvenile detention facility for a crime he didn't commit. Will and Lyssa are quarreling siblings sent by their parents, who hope the trip will teach them to get along better. J.J. was sent by a movie-star father after he pulled one too many pranks. Ian's parents hoped to cure him of his TV addiction. Charla was sent because she was having an athletic "burnout." But these six totally different kids have to learn to work together to survive a vicious storm and a shipwreck that leave them stranded in the middle of the ocean with no food, no water, and almost no hope for survival
Chasing the Falconers by Gordon Korman( Book )
17 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,729 libraries worldwide
Aidan and Meg Falconers' parents are facing life in prison unless Aidan and Meg can prove their innocence, but first they must escape from a juvenile detention center and elude both the authorities and a sinister attacker who has his own reason to stop them
Dive by Gordon Korman( Book )
16 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and French and held by 1,677 libraries worldwide
Kaz, Dante, Adriana, and Star think they will be studying marine life this summer, but they find sunken treasure
The 6th grade nickname game by Gordon Korman( Book )
19 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 1,645 libraries worldwide
Eleven-year-old best friends Jeff and Wiley, who like to give nicknames to their classmates, try to find the right one for the new girl Cassandra, while adjusting to the football coach who has become their new teacher
Survival by Gordon Korman( Book )
19 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 1,644 libraries worldwide
Six kids. One shipwreck. One deserted island. After their ship sinks, Luke, Ian, JJ, Sharla, Will, and Lyssa must find a way to survive. They have no food and very few supplies. They think they're all alone, but they're not. And that's even worse
Born to rock by Gordon Korman( Book )
13 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,643 libraries worldwide
High school senior Leo Caraway, a conservative Republican, learns that his biological father is a punk rock legend
Escape by Gordon Korman( Book )
24 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,626 libraries worldwide
Having survived for so long on the deserted island, Luke, Charla, Will, Lysa, J.J. and Ian realize that their enemies are closer than they had thought, and soon discover that they will have only one chance at escape
The fugitive factor by Gordon Korman( Book )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,566 libraries worldwide
Fugitives from justice themselves, Aiden and Meg Falconer search for evidence that will free their parents from a life sentence in prison
 
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Alternative Names
コーマン, ゴードン
Languages
English (284)
French (22)
Spanish (11)
German (10)
Italian (6)
Dutch (3)
Chinese (2)
Portuguese (2)
Slovenian (1)
Japanese (1)
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