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Moloney, James 1954-

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Works: 130 works in 381 publications in 5 languages and 7,329 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Bibliography  Young adult works  Fantasy fiction  Interviews  Adventure stories  Ghost stories  Detective and mystery stories 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.M7353, [FIC]
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The Book of Lies by James Moloney( Book )
14 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and Romanian and held by 830 libraries worldwide
On the night he was brought to an orphanage, Marcel's memories were taken by a sorceror and replaced with new ones by his Book of Lies, but Bea, a girl with the ability to make herself invisible, was watching and is determined to help him discover his true identity
Trapped by James Moloney( Book )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and French and held by 574 libraries worldwide
David and his parents move to a new town with a huge storm drain that would be perfect for skateboarding, and in spite of hearing warnings about a terrible accident that occurred there, David is determined to try it out
Black taxi by James Moloney( Book )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 532 libraries worldwide
When Rosie agrees to take care of her grandfather's Mercedes while he is in jail, she gets more than she bargained for, including being thrust into the middle of a jewel heist mystery and being attracted to a dangerous boy
The Tower Mill by James Moloney( file )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 461 libraries worldwide
A gripping family drama that plays out against a turbulent and controversial political era, this book tells the tale of Susan Kinnane. She is the precocious daughter of conservative parents who spurns the attention of fellow university student Mike Riley in favor of a passionate romance with activist Terry Stoddard. When the South African Rugby team goes on the road, Terry, Susan, and Mike join the anti-apartheid demonstrations outside the Springbok's hotel near the iconic Tower Mill. Late in the night, the riot police charge, and the terrified students are hunted into the darkened park below
Boys and books : building a culture of reading around our boys by James Moloney( Book )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 233 libraries worldwide
Gracey by James Moloney( Book )
19 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 199 libraries worldwide
A story about the past and the present, murder and compassion, and black and white identity. A sequel to Dougy.; Literature circles Year 8._
A bridge to Wiseman's Cove by James Moloney( Book )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and Dutch and held by 176 libraries worldwide
Carl Matt - even his name mocks him. The people of Wattle Beach do their best to grind him under foot. Why are the Matts such pariahs? The answer lies in Wiseman's Cove, a short ride across the strait where Carl finds refuge in the most unlikely place. Suggested level: intermediate, secondary
Dougy by James Moloney( Book )
9 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 153 libraries worldwide
Racial tension in a small bush town reaches explosion point when Gracey is selected for the state athletics championships._
Lost property by James Moloney( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
Josh's family has started to fall apart since his brother disappeared so when he comes across a clue to Michael's whereabouts, he determines to leave Sydney and bring his brother home
Angela by James Moloney( Book )
17 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 147 libraries worldwide
Concludes the story that began with Dougy and Gracey - When Gracey goes to university she finds that she is drawn into black politics which affects her friendship with Angela___
Master of the books by James Moloney( Book )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 143 libraries worldwide
A tale of magic and adventure, The Book of Lies explores the nature of deception , the lies we tell to others to control them, and the lies we tell to ourselves
Kill the possum by James Moloney( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
"Dylan Kane has liked Kirsty for a long time, but he has only just found out the secret that she and her brother Tim are keeping from everyone else in school. Every second Sunday their stepfather, Ian, returns their little sister home. And every second Sunday turns into a nightmare for the family as he bullies them all into terrified submission. Tim is becoming increasingly withdrawn, and Kirsty is growing more and more worried about her little sister and her mother, who is on the verge of a breakdown. As Dylan is drawn into the maelstrom of emotion, he becomes determined to help get rid of Ian for good no matter what it takes. From the award-winning author of Lost Property and Bridge to Wisemans Cove comes a strong, gripping, powerfully moving story of a family stretched to breaking point and a portrait of a killer"--Publisher
Touch me by James Moloney( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
Xavier McLachlan is totally focussed on Rugby - Until he meets Nuala Magee and falls in love - Life becomes suddenly more complicated, first with his friendships, then with his attitude to the game____________
Duck sounds by James Moloney( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Swashbuckler by James Moloney( Book )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
When Peter and his friend Anton discover that each has a family problem centering on his father, they help one another face the challenges in true swashbuckler style
Silvermay by James Moloney( Book )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
Sixteen year old Silvermay Hawker, like every other girl in the district, is immediately attracted to newcomer Tamlyns solemn good looks. She also befriends Nerigold, his wife, and helps care for their baby, Lucien, who, it transpires is hiding a deadly secret. Dark forces are closing in, seeking Nerigold and her baby. The most dangerous of these is Coyle Strongbow and he has a special reason to get his hands on Lucien. The child is his son. There are other mysteries to reveal, including Tamlyns own heritage, and Luciens untapped powers. Can this potential be used for good, or is Lucien cursed to become like his father? Tamlyn and SIlvermay must go to extraordinary lengths to discover the truth. (Publisher)
The Book from Baden Dark by James Moloney( Book )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
AU Author. Adventure fiction. Fantasy fiction. Three years have passed since Marcel defeated Mortregis, the great dragon of war, and more than a year since the Battle of Cadell. On a mountainside in Elster, Bea, who has lived among the elves all this time, longs to see her human friends again. When strange creatures disturb the tranquillity of the mountain forests and her grandfather disappears, she calls for Marcel's help. Together with his cousin, Fergus, they travel into the forbidden underground world of Baden Dark on a rescue mission
The scorpion's tail by James Moloney( Book )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 117 libraries worldwide
After a narrow brush with death at the hands of Gadger Red, Berrin escapes into the tunnels with valuable information. But it has come at a cost, the secret of the Doomsday Rats' underground hideout has been revealed. Now Berrin and the others must destroy a Firedrake and a robotic scorpion to save themselves. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
Buzzard breath & brains by James Moloney( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
When the Principal's prized rose garden was vandalised, Rex and his mate Tony copped the blame. But it was a set-up and Tony is "making enquiries". Rex's cousin Natalie is on the case as well...Which way will Rex jump, as he discovers a new friend, an age-old dilemma and even netball?
The house on River Terrace by James Moloney( Book )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Ben is the sixteen year old son of a conservative politician - His friendship with a street kid creates conflict with his father__
 
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Languages
English (136)
Dutch (4)
German (3)
Romanian (2)
French (1)
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