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Sedgwick, Marcus

Overview
Works: 159 works in 410 publications in 5 languages and 22,302 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Young adult works  Fantasy fiction  Suspense fiction  Horror tales  Adventure stories  Pictorial works 
Roles: Creator, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.S4484, [FIC]
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Publications about Marcus Sedgwick
Publications by Marcus Sedgwick
Most widely held works by Marcus Sedgwick
Revolver by Marcus Sedgwick( Book )
21 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 3,072 libraries worldwide
Finland, 1910: Fifteen-year-old Sig is shocked to see a hole in the frozen lake outside his family's cabin and to find his father's corpse nearby. Why did Einar steer his dog sled across the lake instead of taking the safer land route? Sig's sister and stepmother go for help, leaving Sig alone with Einar's body in the cabin. Soon after, an armed stranger barges in, demanding a share of Einar's stolen gold from when the two men knew each other during the Alaska Gold Rush
The foreshadowing by Marcus Sedgwick( Book )
13 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 2,694 libraries worldwide
Having always been able to know when someone is going to die, Alexandra poses as a nurse to go to France during World War I to locate her brother and to try to save him from the fate she has foreseen for him
My swordhand is singing by Marcus Sedgwick( Book )
19 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 2,635 libraries worldwide
In the dangerous dark of winter in an Eastern European village during the early seventeenth century, Peter learns from a gypsy girl that the Shadow Queen is behind the recent murders and reanimations, and his father's secret past may hold the key to stopping her
White crow by Marcus Sedgwick( Book )
12 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 1,488 libraries worldwide
Sixteen-year-old Rebecca moves with her father from London to a small, seaside village, where she befriends another motherless girl and they spend the summer together exploring the village's sinister history.--Résumé de l'éditeur
The book of Dead Days by Marcus Sedgwick( Book )
15 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 1,472 libraries worldwide
With the help of his servant and an orphan girl, a magician named Valerian searches graveyards, churches, and underground waterways for a book he hopes will save him from a pact he has made with evil
The Dark Horse by Marcus Sedgwick( Book )
15 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,245 libraries worldwide
Having risen to power as chief of his people, the Storn, sixteen-year-old Sigurd leads them as they try to resist the bloodthirsty invaders known as the Dark Horse and makes a shocking discovery about his foster sister Mouse
Midwinter blood by Marcus Sedgwick( Book )
10 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 1,210 libraries worldwide
"Seven linked vignettes unfold on a Scandinavian island inhabited--throughout various time periods--by Vikings, vampires, ghosts, and a curiously powerful plant"--Provided by publisher
The dark flight down by Marcus Sedgwick( Book )
15 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 937 libraries worldwide
On an errand for Kepler, his new master, Boy is captured and imprisoned in the palace dungeon, where he plots his escape from the evil Maxim and the lunatic King Frederick but also learns a disturbing secret about his father
Floodland by Marcus Sedgwick( Book )
12 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 596 libraries worldwide
After global warming causes the sea to rise until cities in England become islands, ten-year-old Zoe goes on a harrowing solitary boat journey to search for her parents
Witch hill by Marcus Sedgwick( Book )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 528 libraries worldwide
After his house burns down, twelve-year-old Jamie is sent to stay with relatives in an English village, where a legendary witch begins to pursue him in terrifying nightmares
The emperor's new clothes by Marcus Sedgwick( Book )
7 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 517 libraries worldwide
In this retelling of the Hans Christian Andersen story in which two rascals sell a vain emperor an invisible suit of clothes, all the characters are animals
A Christmas wish by Marcus Sedgwick( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 435 libraries worldwide
On a warm Christmas Eve, a young boy wishes that it would snow overnight the way it does in his snow globe
Revolver by Marcus Sedgwick( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 391 libraries worldwide
In an isolated cabin in an Arctic wilderness, 14-year-old Sig is alone with a corpse: his father, who has fallen through the ice on the lake outside and frozen to death only hours earlier. Then, out of the Arctic darkness, comes a stranger: a terrifying giant of a man claiming that Sig's father owes him a share of a horde of stolen gold -- and threatening awful violence if Sig doesn't reveal the gold's whereabouts. Sig knows nothing about the gold, but he does know that there's a loaded Colt revolver hidden in the cabin's storeroom -- a gun that his father had said would protect him, but which his mother had abhorred
The kiss of death by Marcus Sedgwick( Book )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 370 libraries worldwide
The Kiss of Death follows on from Sedgwick's earlier vampire novel My Swordhand is Singing but it is not a sequel. The narrative's main focus is on Marko and Sorrel who meet in Venice for the first time. They must uncover the mystery of what has happened both to Sorrel's father, plagued by a strange madness that prevents him from sleeping, and to Marko's father, a doctor, who has mysteriously gone missing after travelling to Venice to help his old friend
Flood and fang by Marcus Sedgwick( Book )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 362 libraries worldwide
The Otherhand family is far from normal, however, things get even stranger when they come face to face with a black tailed beast
Blood red snow white by Marcus Sedgwick( Book )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 327 libraries worldwide
The Russian Revolution - fairy tale, spy thriller, love story - one man's life during the last days of the Romanovs
Ghosts and gadgets by Marcus Sedgwick( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 298 libraries worldwide
The rumblings and wailings from the Lost South Wing can no longer be ignored, as one by one, members of the castle are being found frozen, 'scared to death'. It's up to aspiring ghost-hunters Solstice and Cudweed to solve the mystery. But, as usual, things don't quite go as planned
Lunatics and luck by Marcus Sedgwick( Book )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 282 libraries worldwide
Gasp! A horrible, hairy, howling new school teacher arrives at Castle Otherhand and Solstice and Cudweed are at his mercy in the third of Marcus Sedgwick's quirky mysteries
Magic and mayhem by Marcus Sedgwick( Book )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 230 libraries worldwide
Chaos strikes after a trip to the circus, and the castle is suddenly filled with thieves, bunnies, and lethal cabbages, in the fifth of Marcus Sedgwick's quirky mysteries
Diamonds and doom by Marcus Sedgwick( Book )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 200 libraries worldwide
There's no sign of the fabled treasure of the Otherhand, and the family are on the verge of being thrown out of the castle in the sixth quirky mystery by BLUE PETER-award-winning team Marcus Sedgwick and Pete Williamson
 
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Alternative Names
セジウィック, マーカス
Languages
English (177)
German (5)
French (2)
Slovenian (1)
Catalan (1)
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