WorldCat Identities

Marsden, John 1950-

Overview
Works: 407 works in 1,775 publications in 10 languages and 28,413 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  War fiction  Young adult works  Short stories  Epistolary fiction  War stories  Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure fiction 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Narrator, Creator
Classifications: PZ7, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Marsden
Tomorrow, when the war began by John Marsden( Book )

63 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 2,478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Ellie and six of her friends return home from a camping trip deep in the bush, they find that their country has been invaded and everyone in town has been taken prisoner. Life-and-death decisions must be made as they struggle with how to survive
Letters from the inside by John Marsden( Book )

45 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,548 WorldCat member 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 )

47 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 1,400 WorldCat member 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
Burning for revenge by John Marsden( Book )

38 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in English and held by 1,360 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
Lost & found by Shaun Tan( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,353 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
Darkness, be my friend by John Marsden( Book )

38 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,352 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
The dead of night by John Marsden( Book )

44 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 1,320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six determined Australian teenagers try to find their missing friends while continuing to resist the enemies who have invaded their country
So much to tell you by John Marsden( Book )

58 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,219 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
The night is for hunting by John Marsden( Book )

36 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While trying to care for a group of abandoned young children, five Australian teenagers continue their struggle for survival and their resistance against the enemy invading their homeland
The other side of dawn by John Marsden( Book )

33 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 1,176 WorldCat member 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
Hamlet : a novel by John Marsden( Book )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 741 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
While I live by John Marsden( Book )

24 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 722 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 )

24 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 701 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
The rabbits by John Marsden( Book )

19 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and Arabic and held by 629 WorldCat member 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
Winter by John Marsden( Book )

19 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and Korean and held by 618 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 )

22 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is a time of profound change for Ellie Linton. Enemies are everywhere. Some come crawling over the hills; others drive in and knock on the front door. Sometimes her friends are there and sometimes they are not. Ellie fights every inch of the way. But when courage and imagination are not enough, when she is trapped and helpless, Ellie must face the end of life as she knows it...standing alone, sustained only by her own strength
Incurable by John Marsden( Book )

16 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 373 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 364 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
Out of time by John Marsden( Book )

16 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James, a strange, silent boy, makes the acquaintance of old Mr. Woodford, a physicist who constructs a mysterious black box, but when the box comes into the boy's possession, it draws him into a magical and dangerous world, in and out of time
The dead of night by John Marsden( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A few months after the first fighter jets landed in their own backyard, Ellie and her five terrified but defiant friends struggle to survive amid a baffling conflict. Their families are unreachable; the mountains are now their home. When two of them fall behind enemy lines, Ellie knows what must happen next: a rescue mission. Homer, the strongest and most unpredictable among them, is the one to take charge. While others have their doubts about his abilities, Homer has no choice but to prove them wrong - or risk losing everything to the enemy
 
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Letters from the insideA killing frostBurning for revengeLost & foundDarkness, be my friendThe dead of nightSo much to tell youThe night is for hunting
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마스든, 존 1950-

マーズデン, ジョン

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