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Marsden, John 1950-

Overview
Works: 269 works in 1,283 publications in 5 languages and 29,757 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  War stories  Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Dystopias  Diary fiction  Picture books 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.M35145, [FIC]
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Publications about John Marsden
Publications by John Marsden
Most widely held works by John Marsden
Tomorrow, when the war began by John Marsden( Book )
44 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 2,616 libraries worldwide
Seven Australian teenagers return from a camping trip in the bush to discover that their country has been invaded and they must hide to stay alive
Letters from the inside by John Marsden( Book )
31 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 1,728 libraries worldwide
The relationship between two teenage girls who become acquainted through letters intensifies as their correspondence reveals some of the terrible problems of their lives
A killing frost by John Marsden( Book )
32 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 1,647 libraries worldwide
Ellie and her friends, a small band of teenagers trying to survive in the Australian countryside, continue to resist the enemies who have invaded their country
Darkness, be my friend by John Marsden( Book )
34 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,500 libraries worldwide
As survivors of an enemy invasion of their homeland, Ellie and her friends return to Australia as guides for soldiers from New Zealand who plan an attack on the Wirrawee airfield
Burning for revenge by John Marsden( Book )
30 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 1,464 libraries worldwide
Having been separated from the New Zealand rescue troops they were guiding, five Australian teenagers continue their resistance against the unknown enemy invading their homeland
So much to tell you by John Marsden( Book )
44 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,396 libraries worldwide
Sent to a hospital by her mother, Marina, a disfigured Australian girl who refuses to speak, reveals her thoughts and feelings in a diary
The night is for hunting by John Marsden( Book )
33 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,340 libraries worldwide
While trying to care for a group of abandoned young children, five Australian teenagers continue their struggle for survival and their resistance against the enemy invading their homeland
The other side of dawn by John Marsden( Book )
30 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 1,329 libraries worldwide
Ellie and her friends, five Australian teenagers who survived the enemy invasion of their country, use guerrilla tactics to support a major counterattack by New Zealand troops
Lost & found by Shaun Tan( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,325 libraries worldwide
Three stories explore how we lose and find what matters most to us, as a girl finds a bright spot in a dark world, a boy leads a strange, lost being home, and a group of peaceful creatures loses its home to cruel invaders
The dead of night by John Marsden( Book )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 1,186 libraries worldwide
Six determined Australian teenagers try to find their missing friends while continuing to resist the enemies who have invaded their country
Hamlet : a novel by John Marsden( Book )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 905 libraries worldwide
Grieving for the recent death of his beloved father and appalled by his mother's quick remarriage to his uncle, Hamlet, heir to the Danish throne, struggles with conflicting emotions, particularly after his father's ghost appeals to him to avenge his death
While I live by John Marsden( Book )
15 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 849 libraries worldwide
Officially the war is over, but Ellie can not seem to escape it and resume a normal life especially after her parents are murdered and she becomes the ward of an unscrupulous lawyer who wants to acquire her family's property
Checkers by John Marsden( Book )
16 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 802 libraries worldwide
Speaking from a mental hospital, a teenage girl recounts the tremendous media pressure that preceded the breaking scandal of her father's unethical business dealings
Winter by John Marsden( Book )
12 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 706 libraries worldwide
Orphaned at four years old, Australian sixteen-year-old Winter de Salis returns to her childhood home in an attempt to find out about her dead parents and her own past
The dead of night by John Marsden( Book )
38 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 656 libraries worldwide
Six determined Australian teenagers try to find their missing friends while continuing to resist the enemies who have invaded their country
The rabbits by John Marsden( Book )
27 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 645 libraries worldwide
Uses rabbits, a species introduced to Australia, to represent an allegory of the arrival of Europeans in Australia and the widespread environmental destruction caused by man throughout the continent. A sophisticated picture book. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Incurable by John Marsden( Book )
16 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 414 libraries worldwide
Ellie has struggled to put the war behind her and lead a normal life. Although what's normal about your parents having been murdered; trying to run a farm and go to school; and bringing up a young boy who's hiding terrible secrets about his past?
Out of time by John Marsden( Book )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 412 libraries worldwide
James, a strange, silent boy, makes the acquaintance of old Mr. Woodford, a physicist who constructs a mysterious black box, but when the box comes into the boy's possession, it draws him into a magical and dangerous world, in and out of time
Circle of flight by John Marsden( Book )
13 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 388 libraries worldwide
The Ellie Chronicles, the follow-up to the Tomorrow Series, tells of post-invasion Australia as witnessed by teenage Ellie. In this final installment, Ellie's responsibility for her surrogate brother Gavin is threatened by both enemy forces and the government and she finds herself fighting both but on different fields of battle
Tomorrow, when the war began by John Marsden( Sound Recording )
33 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 384 libraries worldwide
Seven Australian teenagers return from a camping trip in the bush to discover that their country has been invaded and they must hide to stay alive
 
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Alternative Names
Marsden, John
マーズデン, ジョン
Languages
English (522)
German (2)
Japanese (1)
Swedish (1)
Dutch (1)
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