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Bawden, Nina 1925-2012

Works: 199 works in 1,293 publications in 12 languages and 35,681 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Domestic fiction  Biography  Drama  Historical fiction  Bildungsromans  Young adult works  Adventure stories  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Correspondent, Recipient, Author of introduction
Classifications: PZ7.B33, [FIC]
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Publications by Nina Bawden
Publications by Nina Bawden, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Nina Bawden
Carrie's war by Nina Bawden( Book )
80 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,628 libraries worldwide
Carrie and her younger brother spend World War II as evacuees in a small Welsh village where Carrie, upset by a family feud, commits an act that haunts her for thirty years
The peppermint pig by Nina Bawden( Book )
53 editions published between 1975 and 2000 in 6 languages and held by 1,637 libraries worldwide
Polly, the youngest, finds it difficult to adjust to a sudden change in the family's fortunes until she acquires a special pet pig
Family money by Nina Bawden( Book )
30 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,378 libraries worldwide
Widow Fanny Pye receives a blow on the head resulting in partial amnesia, her children hatch greedy schemes to get her money
Humbug by Nina Bawden( Book )
15 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in 5 languages and held by 1,310 libraries worldwide
When eight-year-old Cora is sent to stay next door with the seemingly pleasant woman called Aunt Sunday, she is tormented by Aunt Sunday's mean-spirited, deceitful daughter, but finds an ally in Aunt Sunday's elderly mother
Granny the Pag by Nina Bawden( Book )
14 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and Japanese and held by 1,274 libraries worldwide
Originally abandoned by her actor parents who later attempt to gain custody, Cat wages a spirited campaign to decide her own fate and remain with her grandmother
The witch's daughter by Nina Bawden( Book )
43 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in English and Dutch and held by 1,212 libraries worldwide
On the Scottish island of Skua, friendship develops between the lonely and mysterious Perdita and a blind girl, Janey. Both possess a kind of second sight - Janey's is the ability to hear, feel and remember more than others, and Perdita's is the ominous legacy of her being a witch's daughter. When Janey's brother, Tom, starts investigating a cluster of mysterious events and suspicious characters, all three become entwined in an adventure of hidden jewels, desperate criminals and dangerous detection. Written in 1963, The Witch's Daughter showcases Nina Bawden's innate regard for the integrity o
The outside child by Nina Bawden( Book )
20 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,183 libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Jane, whose quiet life with her two aunts is interrupted by sporadic visits from her seafaring father, tries to learn more about her half brother and sister after discovering that her father remarried ten years ago
The robbers by Nina Bawden( Book )
22 editions published between 1979 and 1990 in English and Finnish and held by 1,135 libraries worldwide
Phillip is apprehensive about leaving his grandmother to live with his recently remarried father. However, London is not as bad as he'd imagined when he makes friends with an older boy. But his friendship leads to a crisis and the most difficult decision of Philip's life
Henry by Nina Bawden( Book )
5 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and held by 1,112 libraries worldwide
Evacuated to the English countryside during World War II, a fatherless family tries to raise a baby squirrel that also lost its home
Kept in the dark by Nina Bawden( Book )
15 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 1,009 libraries worldwide
When a mysterious eighteen-year-old comes to live with his grandparents and three half-cousins, sinister things begin to happen
Off the road by Nina Bawden( Book )
11 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 982 libraries worldwide
In 2040, eleven-year-old Tom follows his grandfather through the Wall and into the forbidden Wild, where they seek to find his grandfather's boyhood home
Circles of deceit by Nina Bawden( Book )
31 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and held by 970 libraries worldwide
Describes the life of a painter and his relationships with four provocative women: his child-bride, his first wife, his aunt, and his mother
Squib by Nina Bawden( Book )
26 editions published between 1971 and 1997 in 5 languages and held by 941 libraries worldwide
A twelve-year-old girl and her friends try to discover the true identity of the small boy who seems to have no name
The finding by Nina Bawden( Book )
15 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 897 libraries worldwide
When an unexpected inheritance threatens to change his life with his adopted family in London, an eleven-year-old foundling runs away from home
The ice house by Nina Bawden( Book )
25 editions published between 1983 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 889 libraries worldwide
Twee jeugdvriendinnen, zeer verschillend van aard, zijn steeds elkars hulp en steun bij relationele problemen
The real Plato Jones by Nina Bawden( Book )
12 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 887 libraries worldwide
While visiting Greece, thirteen-year-old Plato Jones tries to come to terms with his mixed heritage as he finds out more about his two grandfathers, the Welsh one, a World War II hero, and the Greek one, a supposed traitor
The birds on the trees by Nina Bawden( Book )
39 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 874 libraries worldwide
The 19 year-old son of a middle-class English family does not live up to his parents' expectations
A handful of thieves by Nina Bawden( Book )
39 editions published between 1967 and 1997 in English and German and held by 782 libraries worldwide
When a confidence man disappears with Fred's grandmother's savings, the five children of the committee set out to find the man and recover the money
Rebel on a rock by Nina Bawden( Book )
21 editions published between 1978 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 749 libraries worldwide
A family's visit to a country under the rule of a dictator involves the children in a startling revolutionary secret and leads them to suspect that their stepfather is a spy
Walking naked by Nina Bawden( Book )
18 editions published between 1981 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 729 libraries worldwide
Om en dag i en kvindelig forfatters liv
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Alternative Names
Bawden, Nina
Bawden, Nina Mary 1925-2012
Mabey, Nina 1925-2012
Mabey, Nina Mary 1925-2012
ボーデン, ニーナ
English (502)
French (16)
German (12)
Dutch (12)
Danish (5)
Japanese (4)
Finnish (4)
Italian (2)
Polish (2)
Russian (1)
Korean (1)
Czech (1)
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