WorldCat Identities

Southall, Ivan

Works: 233 works in 1,119 publications in 21 languages and 11,930 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Personal narratives‡vAustralian  Action and adventure fiction  Biography  Biographies  Humorous fiction  Romance fiction  Young adult works  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Photographer, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PZ7.S726, FIC
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Ivan Southall
Josh by Ivan Southall( Book )

47 editions published between 1970 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fourteen-year-old poet visiting his great-aunt for a week is subjected to some strange treatment from the residents of Ryan Creek, a rural town in Australia
Ash Road by Ivan Southall( Book )

108 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 14 languages and held by 994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A raging fire spreading in the Australian bush cuts off the escape of the children and two old men entrusted to their care
Hills End by Ivan Southall( Book )

78 editions published between 1905 and 2013 in 12 languages and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stranded by a sudden, violent storm in a remote Australian village with only their ailing schoolmistress, seven children struggle to learn the tricks of survival
Let the balloon go by Ivan Southall( Book )

35 editions published between 1968 and 1990 in 9 languages and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handicapped by cerebral palsy and overprotected by his parents, a twelve-year-old, left alone for the first time, in a desperate need to exert his independence, does precisely what he has been forbidden to do
To the wild sky by Ivan Southall( Book )

54 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six young people and a pilot board a light plane for New South Wales; but they are destined never to reach it
Seventeen seconds by Ivan Southall( Book )

13 editions published between 1960 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the exploits of two Australian mine disposal officers during the Second World War
The long night watch by Ivan Southall( Book )

14 editions published between 1982 and 1987 in English and Swedish and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War II, a sixteen-year-old patrols a deserted South Pacific island each night as he and other members of an Australian religious cult await the fiery end of the Earth and their deliverance
Matt and Jo by Ivan Southall( Book )

13 editions published between 1973 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the events of the day that fifteen-year-old Matt and fourteen-year-old Jo meet and fall in love
What about tomorrow by Ivan Southall( Book )

9 editions published between 1977 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Australia during the Depression, a fourteen-year-old boy runs away from home after a bike accident and sets in motion events that will determine his future
Finn's folly by Ivan Southall( Book )

31 editions published between 1969 and 1985 in 4 languages and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An accident on a foggy Australian country road brings together the lives of five children and five adults
The fox hole by Ivan Southall( Book )

29 editions published between 1967 and 1991 in 8 languages and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a ten-year-old boy gets caught in an abandoned mine shaft, his aunt and uncle's concern rapidly turns to greed as gold is discovered during their rescue attempts
Rachel by Ivan Southall( Book )

8 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and Swedish and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although her best friend's brother saves her from an attack by schoolboys, Rachel and he must still survive the forbidden bushlands
The Golden Goose by Ivan Southall( Book )

5 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now in the custody of Preacher Tom, who believes him to have special powers, slow-witted Custard is forced to search for gold
Head in the clouds by Ivan Southall( Book )

6 editions published between 1972 and 1977 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An accident-prone nine-year-old decides to work some magic spells to punish the friends who seem to have forgotten him while he is recovering from his latest mishap
Benson boy by Ivan Southall( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With his mother about to give birth and his father unconscious from a fall, it's up to eleven-year-old Perry to take charge
King of the sticks by Ivan Southall( Book )

15 editions published between 1979 and 1988 in 4 languages and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strange, slow-witted Custard is kidnapped from an isolated farm in 19th-century Australia. First volume of a trilogy
Indonesia face to face by Ivan Southall( Book )

18 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Candid account of Indonesian life in the 1960s drawn from the authors observations and the experiences of the Volunteer Graduate Association for Indonesia
The mysterious world of Marcus Leadbeater by Ivan Southall( Book )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trying to cope with the death of his beloved grandfather, teenage Marc goes to visit his grandmother, only to find her mysteriously missing and her house for sale. Suggested level: junior secondary
Blackbird by Ivan Southall( Book )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Australia during World War II, this is a novel about change and loss and hope, and how Will meets the challenges forced upon him by the war
Bread and honey by Ivan Southall( Book )

25 editions published between 1970 and 1986 in 5 languages and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy in his early teens finds out about life, and the strength of his own feelings and emotions - as well as those of his enemies - on one very wet adventurous Anzac Day holiday
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Audience level: 0.42 (from 0.23 for Benson boy ... to 0.92 for Papers of ...)

The long night watch
Ash RoadSeventeen secondsThe long night watch
Alternative Names
Ivan Southall australiensk författare

Ivan Southall Australisch schrijver

Ivan Southall australischer Jugendbuchautor

Ivan Southall australsk skribent

Ivan Southall auteur de livres pour enfants

Ivan Southall escritor de literatura infantil australiano

Southall, I. F. 1921-2008

Southall, I. F. (Ivan Francis), 1921-2008

Southall, Ivan

Southall, Ivan Francis

Southall, Ivan Francis (1921-2008).

סאותהול, איבן

إيفان ساوثول

إيفان ساوثول كاتب للأطفال أسترالي

사우스올, 이반 1921-2008

서덜, 이반 1921-2008


サウスオール, I

サウスオール, アイバン

サウスホール, アイバン