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Jackson, Julian

Overview
Works: 41 works in 120 publications in 2 languages and 6,367 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Sea fiction  Sea stories  Historical fiction  History  Christian fiction  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Other
Classifications: D755.2, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Julian Jackson
The fall of France : the Nazi invasion of 1940 by Julian Jackson( )

19 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Listen for the whippoorwill by Dave Jackson( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young slave girl on a Maryland plantation is led to freedom by Harriet Tubman
The chimney sweep's ransom by Dave Jackson( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While searching for his younger brother who has been "sold" to be trained as a chimney sweep in eighteenth-century London, thirteen-year-old Ned meets the itinerant preacher John Wesley whose message changes the lives of his entire family
The bandit of Ashley Downs by Dave Jackson( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With God's love, Curly, a young nineteenth-century English boy convicted of armed robbery, reforms his ways after being sent to one of George Müller's orphan homes
The drummer boy's battle by Dave Jackson( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1854, after being wounded while serving as a drummer in the British army in the Crimean War, twelve-year-old Robbie Robinson is cared for by Florence Nightingale and becomes involved in her efforts to improve the medical care of the sick and wounded soldiers
The betrayer's fortune by Dave Jackson( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Antwerp, Belgium, in 1543, after his mother is arrested as a heretic, fifteen-year-old Adriaen Wens flees with the Anabaptist preacher Menno Simons and must decide whether to turn Simons in to save his mother from death
Shanghaied to China by Dave Jackson( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When he is taken aboard a ship bound for China, twelve-year-old Neil Thompson is befriended by Hudson Taylor and shares adventures with him during the voyage and in China, where Taylor sets up a mission
Danger on the flying trapeze by Dave Jackson( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When he and his mother join the Fourpaugh Circus in 1893, fourteen-year-old Casey Watkins is certain that their lives will change for the better, but the real change comes when they meet the charismatic evangelist D.L. Moody
Attack in the rye grass by Dave Jackson( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1843, twelve-year-old Perrin joins his aunt and uncle, well-known missionaries Dr. Marcus and Narcissa Whitman, in the Oregon Territory where they live with the Nez Perce and Cayuse Indians
Abandoned on the wild frontier by Dave Jackson( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His friendship with Peter Cartwright, a Methodist circuit-rider evangelist, enables thirteen-year-old Gil to pursue his dream of locating his mother who was kidnapped by the Sauk Indians during the War of 1812
Flight of the fugitives by Dave Jackson( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After coming to China to work as a missionary in the early 1930s, Gladys Aylward adopts several orphans and tries to save nearly a hundred more during the war between China and Japan
The thieves of Tyburn Square by Dave Jackson( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1817 a teenage brother and sister are relieved from the abuses of Newgate Prison in London by the prison reform efforts of Quaker minister Elizabeth Fry
Trial-by-poison by Dave Jackson( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1888, change arrives in a small village in Calabar, Nigeria in the form of a courageous missionary named Mary
The runaway's revenge by Dave Jackson( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old Hamilton Jones seeks revenge against the former captain of the ship on which his mother had been taken from Africa to slavery in the Colonies
Traitor in the tower by Dave Jackson( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1660, after his father is imprisoned in the Tower of London, Richard Winslow goes to stay with his uncle who is in charge of the Bedford jail and there meets and is helped by the Puritan preacher John Bunyan, author of Pilgrim's Progress
The Mayflower secret by Dave Jackson( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teenage Elizabeth Tilley, one of the colonists landing at New Plymouth on the Mayflower, sees her parents die from illness and wonders if God is punishing her for the terrible secret she carries
The fate of the yellow woodbee by Dave Jackson( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in English and Finnish and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictionalized account of the five missionaries who carried God's word to the fierce Aucas, or Huaorani, of Ecuador in 1956
Defeat of the ghost riders by Dave Jackson( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her family moves to Daytona, Florida, from Statesboro, Georgia, after the Ku Klux Klan burns down her father's business, eight-year-old Celeste Key becomes one of the first students at Mary Bethune's new school for African-American girls
The gold miners' rescue by Dave Jackson( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adam Christian joins Dr. Sheldon Jackson in an exciting adventure to save the starving gold miners in the Yukon
Assassins in the cathedral : [Festo Kivengere] by Dave Jackson( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The church in Uganda is threatened by the military and Yacobo must have the strength to survive
 
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