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Marsden, John 1950-

Overview
Works: 379 works in 1,694 publications in 8 languages and 28,996 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Short stories  Young adult works  Epistolary fiction  War stories  Drama  War fiction  Film adaptations  History 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator
Classifications: PR9619.3.M2685, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Marsden
Lost & found by Shaun Tan( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,352 WorldCat member 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
So much to tell you by John Marsden( Book )

56 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,229 WorldCat member 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 )

34 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,210 WorldCat member 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
Burning for revenge by John Marsden( Book )

33 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in English and held by 1,209 WorldCat member 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
While I live by John Marsden( Book )

23 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 728 WorldCat member 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 )

23 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 662 WorldCat member 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
Hamlet : a novel by John Marsden( Book )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member 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 )

17 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and Korean and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orphaned at four years old, Australian sixteen-year-old Winter de Salis returns to her childhood home in an attempt to find out about her dead parents and her own past
Circle of flight by John Marsden( Book )

20 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member 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 )

16 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 377 WorldCat member 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( Recording )

35 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 362 WorldCat member 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 Stuart Beattie( Visual )

14 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 89 WorldCat member 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
John Marsden, writing the war by John Marsden( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Marsden talks about the process of writing, with particular reference to his novel, Tomorrow, when the war began. He discusses: the importance of character and setting; using action; relationships; to plan or not to plan; the use of voice and conscience; how the novel develops, and his particular influences in the 'War' series. Suggested audience: secondary
Marsden on Marsden : the stories behind John Marsden's bestselling books by John Marsden( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Marsden gives the reader insight into his feelings as he wrote books like So much to tell you, Letters from the inside, and the Tomorrow series__
The dead of the night by John Marsden( Book )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hell is still the safest place on earth. When you've run out of choices, you've only got yourself. As war rages, as the enemy closes in, as Ellie and her friends fight for their lives, they are left with nothing. Nothing but courage, spirit and pride
An instant unit of work on Letters From The Inside by John Marsden : novel study by Jodie Keyes( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Lost & found
Alternative Names
John Marsden australiensk författare

John Marsden Australisch schrijver

John Marsden australsk skribent

John Marsden auteur de livres pour la jeunesse et les adolescents

John Marsden author

John Marsden Autor

John Marsden scrittore australiano

Marsden, John

جان مارشدن

마스든, 존 1950-

マーズデン, ジョン

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So much to tell youDarkness, be my friendBurning for revengeWhile I liveCheckersHamlet : a novelWinterCircle of flight