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Marsden, John 1950-

Overview
Works: 372 works in 1,653 publications in 10 languages and 29,326 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Short stories  Young adult works  War stories  Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure fiction  Dystopian fiction  War films 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator
Classifications: PZ7, 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 )
59 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 2,385 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. When Ellie and her friends return from a camping trip in the Australian bush, they find things hideously wrong--their families are gone. Gradually they begin to comprehend that their country has been invaded and everyone in their town has been taken prisoner. As the reality of the situation hits them, they must make a decision--run and hide, give themselves up and be with their families, or fight back
Letters from the inside by John Marsden( Book )
41 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,558 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 )
36 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 1,488 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
Lost & found by Shaun Tan( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,368 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
Burning for revenge by John Marsden( Book )
38 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in English and held by 1,288 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 )
51 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,253 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
Darkness, be my friend by John Marsden( Book )
33 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,246 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
The other side of dawn by John Marsden( Book )
27 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 1,140 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
The dead of night by John Marsden( Book )
11 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 944 libraries worldwide
Six determined Australian teenagers try to find their missing friends while continuing to resist the enemies who have invaded their country
While I live by John Marsden( Book )
20 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 750 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 )
21 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 687 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
The rabbits by John Marsden( Book )
38 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 673 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
Hamlet : a novel by John Marsden( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 662 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 )
16 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and Korean and held by 639 libraries worldwide
16 year old Winter has come home to Warriewood, the family farm she left as a four year old after the death of her parents. It soon becomes apparent that the couple who have been paid to manage the place, have been robbing it blind. But that is much easier to deal with than finding out the truth about how her mother died. Suggested level: secondary
The dead of night by John Marsden( Book )
42 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 596 libraries worldwide
Six determined Australian teenagers try to find their missing friends while continuing to resist the enemies who have invaded their country
Circle of flight by John Marsden( Book )
20 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 402 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
Incurable by John Marsden( Book )
14 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 400 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?
Tomorrow, when the war began by John Marsden( Sound Recording )
40 editions published between 1993 and 2016 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
Tomorrow, when the war began by John Marsden( visu )
17 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 99 libraries worldwide
Acht Australische jongeren ontdekken na hun kampeervakantie dat er in hun land een oorlog is uitgebroken. Samen proberen ze te overleven en terug te vechten
The night is for hunting by John Marsden( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
 
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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 (557)
Spanish (6)
German (3)
French (2)
Italian (2)
Korean (2)
Japanese (1)
Swedish (1)
Arabic (1)
Dutch (1)
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