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Duder, Tessa

Overview
Works: 101 works in 222 publications in 1 language and 5,367 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  Poetry  Genealogy  Anecdotes  History  Pictorial works 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: PZ7.D8645, [FIC]
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Most widely held works by Tessa Duder
In lane three, Alex Archer by Tessa Duder ( Book )
7 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fifteen-year-old Alex struggles to overcome personal trauma and hardship as she competes with her arch rival for a place on the New Zealand swimming team participating in the 1960 Olympic Games in Rome
Jellybean by Tessa Duder ( Book )
12 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The only child of a single mother, Geraldine is tired of having to fit into her mother's busy orchestra schedule but things begin to change when she discovers a new friend and an ambition to be a conductor
Alex in Rome by Tessa Duder ( Book )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As a member of the New Zealand swimming team, fifteen-year-old Alex gets her first taste of independence as she faces the challenges of competition in the 1960 Olympic Games in Rome
Alex by Tessa Duder ( Book )
15 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fifteen-year-old Alex struggles to overcome personal trauma and hardship as she competes with her arch rival for a place on the New Zealand swimming team participating in the 1960 Olympic Games in Rome
Margaret Mahy : a writer's life by Tessa Duder ( Book )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alex in winter by Tessa Duder ( Book )
10 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The race is over, and Alex has won setting a new record in the 100 metres women's freestyle, but the pressure is still not over. Alex has much swimming ahead of her before she can be selected for the Olympics in Rome. She still has to get over the death of her boyfriend Andy and she is trying to sort out the priorities in her life. There are times when it seems that winter will never end. Suggested level: secondary
Night race to Kawau by Tessa Duder ( Book )
8 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Sam tries not to panic when her thrilling night-time sail becomes a terrifying ordeal. Can Sam and her mother sail the Aratika through the gale and bring their family to safe harbour?"--Back cover
Songs for Alex by Tessa Duder ( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fresh from triumph at the Olympic Games, Alex faces choices, possibilities, and maybe even love
The word witch : the magical verse of Margaret Mahy by Margaret Mahy ( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A book of Pacific lullabies ( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collection of poems for children inspired by the natural images and rhythms of the Pacific on the themes of night and sleep. Contains brief biographical information about each of the contributing authors. Suggested level: junior, primary
Carpet of dreams by Tessa Duder ( Book )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Sara goes to stay with her grandmother, she discovers a dusty old Turkish carpet in the attic. Mesmerised by beautiful animals woven into the carpet, she embarks upon a magical and dreamlike journey that takes her back through time and place, to ultimately discover the roots of her family. Suggested level: junior, primary
Journey to Olympia : the story of the Olympic games by Tessa Duder ( Book )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"From chariot to yacht racesm explore the fascinating 2,800 year old history of the world renowned Olympics"--P. [2] of cover
Alessandra : Alex in Rome by Tessa Duder ( Book )
4 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As a member of the New Zealand swimming team, fifteen-year-old Alex gets her first taste of independence as she faces the challenges of competition in the 1960 Olympic Games in Rome
Is she still alive? by Tessa Duder ( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Tiggie Tompson show by Tessa Duder ( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in Auckland during the 1990's, Tiggie Tompson is a teenage girl struggling to come to terms with herself. Tiggie thinks she's dumpy, plain and talentless, she knows that her parents and teachers think she's a loser and at school she's the butt of jokes. To make it worse her mother is a glamorous television journalist, with a famous face. At her new liberal school all she wants is to continue leading a quiet life. However, things don't turn out quite as she planned, Tiggie Tompson is about to be discovered. Suggested level: intermediate, secondary
Tiggie Tompson's longest journey by Tessa Duder ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The finale to the Tiggie Tompson trilogy finds Tiggie coping with her roles both onstage and in real life, and finding new ambitions
Tiggie Tompson, all at sea by Tessa Duder ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Against all odds, Tiggie has won the coveted role of Eliza in a nineteenth-century television drama. But the conflicting demands of family, friends, and career are causing her to have a growing awareness of the need to be true to herself
Seduced by the sea : more stories from seafaring Kiwis ( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hot mail by Tessa Duder ( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Personal best by Peter McFarlane ( Book )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of stories for young adults, with the common theme of the thrill and excitement of different sports. Suggested level: intermediate, secondary
 
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