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Marsden, John 1950-

Overview
Works: 201 works in 1,368 publications in 15 languages and 29,358 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  War stories  Drama  Film adaptations  War films  Biography  Diary fiction  Dystopias 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PZ7, FIC
Publication Timeline
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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 )
57 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 2,456 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
The dead of night by John Marsden( Book )
89 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 1,843 libraries worldwide
Six determined Australian teenagers try to find their missing friends while continuing to resist the enemies who have invaded their country
Letters from the inside by John Marsden( Book )
59 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,699 libraries worldwide
Two teenage girls become penpals and over a period of time seem to get to know each other - but do they? Suggested level: secondary
A killing frost by John Marsden( Book )
37 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,515 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
Burning for revenge by John Marsden( Book )
56 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,457 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
Darkness, be my friend by John Marsden( Book )
52 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,439 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
So much to tell you by John Marsden( Book )
63 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 1,406 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
Lost & found by Shaun Tan( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,371 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 night is for hunting by John Marsden( Book )
55 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,346 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 )
49 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,314 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
While I live by John Marsden( Book )
22 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Swedish and held by 816 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 )
25 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 767 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. Suggested level: secondary
Hamlet : a novel by John Marsden( Book )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 718 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
Winter by John Marsden( Book )
24 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 674 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 rabbits by John Marsden( Book )
31 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 669 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 )
17 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Swedish and held by 403 libraries worldwide
Ellie has struggled to put the war behind her and lead a normal life. Although what's normal about your parents being murdered? She is trying to run a farm, go to school and bring up a young boy who's hiding terrible secrets
Circle of flight by John Marsden( Book )
20 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Swedish and held by 381 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
Out of time by John Marsden( Book )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 372 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
Tomorrow, when the war began by John Marsden( Sound Recording )
27 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 340 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
A prayer for the 21st century by John Marsden( Book )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 272 libraries worldwide
A prayer expressing deeply held hopes for the new millennium
 
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Alternative Names
John Marsden australiensk författare
John Marsden Australisch schrijver
John Marsden australsk skribent
John Marsden author
John Marsden Autor
John Marsden scrittore australiano
Marsden, John
마스든, 존 1950-
マーズデン, ジョン
Languages
English (603)
Swedish (53)
Dutch (31)
German (16)
French (14)
Chinese (10)
Danish (10)
Japanese (6)
Spanish (6)
Italian (4)
Polish (4)
Korean (2)
Norwegian (2)
Lithuanian (1)
Arabic (1)
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