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Magorian, Michelle

Overview
Works: 64 works in 344 publications in 10 languages and 7,704 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  Young adult works  Made-for-TV movies  Film adaptations  Sea stories  Short stories  Historical films  Romance fiction 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Narrator
Classifications: PZ7.M275, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Michelle Magorian
 
Most widely held works by Michelle Magorian
Good night, Mr. Tom by Michelle Magorian( Book )

90 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A battered child learns to embrace life when he is adopted by an old man in the English countryside during the second World War
Who's going to take care of me? by Michelle Magorian( Book )

2 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having attended day care with his sister, Eric wonders who will look after him there, now that his sister is old enough to go to school
Back home by Michelle Magorian( Book )

28 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sent to America from England at age seven to escape war-torn England, Rusty returns five years later to go to a strict English boarding school and renew her relationship with her family, who now seem like strangers to her
Just Henry by Michelle Magorian( Book )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1949 and life is bleak for Henry. He misses his father who died a war hero, and he escapes from his annoying stepfather and stepsister whenever he can by going to the movies. One day he meets Mr. Beaumont, a man who also loves films and agrees to lend Henry a camera for his school project. Henry is disgusted to learn that he's been put in a group with Jeffries, the son of a man who went AWOL, and Pip, who was born illegitimate. Henry begins to learn that tolerance and friendship are more important than social stigmas when he processes the film and makes an alarming discovery. Like a bomb waiting to explode, Henry's world is about to unravel, and he will need his new friends to keep disaster in check
Not a swan by Michelle Magorian( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A seventeen-year-old girl in 1940's England spends an unchaperoned summer at a cottage in a seaside village, where a series of diaries by the cottage's most recent inhabitant, together with some intense personal experiences, open up her life to reveal her true wants and priorities
A little love song by Michelle Magorian( Book )

23 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A magical summer of love and war is the catalyst that changes Rose from an uncertain, gawky schoolgirl into a confident and assured woman. This love story is written by the author of "Goodnight Mister Tom."
Cuckoo in the nest by Michelle Magorian( Book )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ralph's desire to become an actor runs counter to his father's plans for his future
A spoonful of jam by Michelle Magorian( Book )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elsie struggles against the indifference of her father, against being the scholarship girl at school, and other trials, but she is fighting back. Suggested level: intermediate, secondary
Jump! by Michelle Magorian( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steven's mother does not want him to join in at his sister's dance class because he is a boy, but on the night of the show she is in for a surprise. Suggested level: junior
In deep water : and other stories by Michelle Magorian( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this collection of short stories, water, in all its many shapes and forms, becomes a catalyst in the lives of the people it touches
Be yourself by Michelle Magorian( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The smile by Michelle Magorian( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Josh has a problem. There's a new little person in the house, his baby brother Charlie. It's supposed to be a happy thing but he's proving to be a nightmare! When Charlie's not howling the place down, he's hogging all of Mum and Dad's time and attention. Josh is fed up. But can baby Charlie change his mind?
Impossible! by Michelle Magorian( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Junge aus London by Michelle Magorian( Book )

33 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A battered child learns to embrace life when he is adopted by an old man in the English countryside during the Second World War
Orange paw marks by Michelle Magorian( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Goodnight Mister Tom by Michelle Magorian( Recording )

16 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Willie Beech is evacuated to the country as Britain stands on the brink of the Second World War. A sad, deprived child, he slowly begins to flourish under the care of old Tom Oakley, but his new found happiness is shattered by a summons from his mother back in London
Waiting for my shorts to dry by Michelle Magorian( Book )

2 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Goodnight Mister Tom by Michelle Magorian( Visual )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cantankerous old man, Tom Oakley, finds his life irrevocably changed. During World War II little Willie Beech is evacuated from London and sent to live with Tom. A strong bond develops between the pair. However Willie's mother summons him back to the unexpected terrors of Blitz-torn London. Aware of the nightmare that awaits the boy, Tom is forced to act to save the child
Just Henry by Michelle Magorian( Recording )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Second World War has ended, but Henry is fighting his own battles. He misses his father, who died a war hero, and his only distraction is the cinema. But everything is about to change. When Henry develops an old camera film he uncovers a mystery and events spiral until his life resembles the drama of the big screen. Like a bomb waiting to explode, Henry's discovery will shatter his world ... A powerful, gripping and truly epic story that won the Costa Children's Book Award 2008
In at the Deep End by Michelle Magorian( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben knows he's taking on a lot, offering to do the first hundred lengths of the swimathon himself, but he's desperate to impress Jack and Harry. But as he swims - and swims - Jack realises that his 'friends' aren't going to show. Now he either has to forfeit or swim another hundred lengths! But support and encouragement come from an unlikely quarter and Ben pushes his way to victory. Particularly suitable for struggling, reluctant and dyslexic readers aged 7+
 
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Good night, Mr. Tom
Alternative Names
Michelle Magorian britische Schriftstellerin

Michelle Magorian britisk skodespelar og skribent

Michelle Magorian britisk skuespiller og skribent

Michelle Magorian Brits schrijfster

Michelle Magorian brittisk skådespelare och författare

Michelle Magorian scrittrice britannica

Michelle Magorian skieuse alpine autrichienne

Магориан, Мишель

매거리언, 미첼

マゴリアン, ミシェル

ミシェル・マゴリアン

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Back homeJust HenryA little love songCuckoo in the nestA spoonful of jamJump!In deep water : and other storiesBe yourself