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Blackman, Malorie

Works: 174 works in 757 publications in 11 languages and 16,592 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Suspense fiction  Poetry  Drama  Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Adventure stories  Dystopias 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR6102.L345, 823.914
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Malorie Blackman
Most widely held works by Malorie Blackman
Naughts and Crosses by Gilbert Cesbron( Book )

85 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a world where the pale-skinned Noughts are discriminated against by the politically and socially powerful dark-skinned Crosses, teenagers Callum--a Nought--and Sephy--a Cross--test whether their love is strong enough to survive their society's racism
Hostage by Malorie Blackman( Book )

21 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Angela is held to ransom and needs all of her wits to survive
Checkmate by Malorie Blackman( Book )

27 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rose has a Cross mother and a Nought father in a society where the pale-skinned Noughts are treated as inferiors and those with dual heritage face a lifelong battle against prejudice. As she discovers the truth about her parentage, she finds herself drawn into a dangerous game of high stakes
Girl Wonder and the Terrific Twins by Malorie Blackman( Book )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The plans that Maxine, the Girl Wonder, and her younger brothers, the Terrific Twins, come up with usually mean trouble for their mother
Pig-heart boy by Malorie Blackman( Book )

20 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You're thirteen. All you want is a normal life. But most kids don't need heart transplants. So there's this doctor. He says there's a chance for you. But he also says it's experimental, controversial and risky. And it's never been done before
Hacker by Malorie Blackman( Book )

16 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Vicky's father is accused of stealing over a million pounds from the bank where he works, she is determined to prove his innocence. But how, when all the evidence is hidden in the computer files? Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
Boys don't cry by Malorie Blackman( Book )

17 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"You have it all planned out. A summer of freedom, university, a career as a journalist - your future looks bright. But when the doorbell rings it's your ex-girlfriend; and she's carrying a baby. Your baby. You agree to look after it, just for an hour or two. Then she doesn't come back and your life changes for ever"--Back cover. First person recount
Double cross by Malorie Blackman( Book )

15 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everyone assumes the bomb that killed Callie Rose's grandmother was the work of a nought terrorist. Callie knows the truth and her fear of the past leaves her afraid of the future. Her boyfriend Tobey is worried about his own future. A nought boy at an exclusive school; Tobey hopes to keep out of trouble, go to university, get a good job and leave the dangerous streets of his childhood behind
Stuff of nightmares by Malorie Blackman( Book )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kyle has always been afraid of things, especially dying. But when he gets on the train that is taking him and his class on a school trip, he has no idea how close to death he is going to come. Kyle now burns with the desire to live, and to live without fear. But will death release him?
Thief! by Malorie Blackman( Book )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lydia's family has just moved from London to the north of England, and she is bullied and falsely accused of theft at her new school. Then she is caught in a freak storm on the moors which sweeps her 37 years into the future. Her town has become a dystopia, under the rule of a cruel dictator. In order to change the future, she must confront her own past, or she can never go home again. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Sinclair, wonder bear by Malorie Blackman( Book )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and Finnish and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emily's stuffed bear Sinclair is a superhero, going out every night and changing himself into different materials, from steel to rubber to glass, to help people all over the world. Includes facts about materials
A.N.T.I.D.O.T.E. by Malorie Blackman( Book )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elliot's mum has been caught on CCTV, breaking into a giant chemical company. They say that she is working undercover for A.N.T.I.D.O.T.E, a group against animal testing. How is this possible? She's not a spy - is she? Now she's on the run and only Elliot can uncover the truth
A new dress for Maya by Malorie Blackman( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Longing for a new dress from the store, Maya is disappointed to attend a party in a dress made by her mother, but she receives a pleasant surprise when she sees what the other girls are wearing
Noble Conflict by Malorie Blackman( Book )

10 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Years after a violent war destroyed much of the world, Kaspar has grown up in a society based on peace and harmony. But beyond the city walls, a vicious band of rebels are plotting to tear this peace apart. It is up to the Guardians - an elite peacekeeping force - to protect the city, without ever resorting to the brutal methods of their enemy. When Kaspar joins the Guardians, he has a chance encounter with a rebel - a beautiful girl named Rhea. Haunted from that moment on by strange visions and memories - memories that could only belong to Rhea - he realises he hasn't been told the truth about what the rebels really want, and what he's really fighting for - cover
Cloud busting by Malorie Blackman( Book )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam's Mum thinks he should be friends with Davey but Sam thinks he's a pain. But when the two boys are thrown together, Sam finds Davey's eccentric way of looking at the world makes life seem a lot more exciting, until something terrible happens. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Operation Gadgetman! by Malorie Blackman( Book )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and Welsh and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Beans calls her dad 'Gadgetman' because of the weird and wonderful gadgets he comes up with ... But when Gadgetman accidentally invents a device that could be used to steal millions of pounds, the wrong people find out and Gadgetman is kidnapped! With the help of her friends ... Beans is determined to track down the kidnappers and rescue her dad."--Page 4 of cover
Dangerous reality by Malorie Blackman( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dominic is really proud of his Mum, she invented VIMS. She's also about to marry Jack which will give Dominic the best stepdad he could wish for. VIMS can do anything, disarm a landmine, hold a baby. But when VIMS attacks violently without warning, Dominic realizes it is no longer a fantastic game. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
Dead gorgeous by Malorie Blackman( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nova is fed up. Her parents are obsessed by running their hotel and her older sister doesn't want to spend time with her any more. Liam is dead georgous. Trouble is, he's also dead, and permanently stuck at the hotel as a ghost. Liam can see how hard Nova is struggling. But what a shame Nova's the only one who can see him at all! Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
The monster crisp-guzzler by Malorie Blackman( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At her new school, Mira discovers she has a very unusual teacher - a teacher who turns into a real-life dragon when she eats crisps! This comes in very handy when the class run into trouble on a school trip to the seaside
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Alternative Names
Blackman, Malorie, 1962-

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English (256)

French (28)

German (13)

Italian (4)

Japanese (3)

Spanish (3)

Welsh (3)

Korean (1)

Dutch (1)

Irish (1)

Finnish (1)

HostageCheckmateGirl Wonder and the Terrific TwinsPig-heart boyHackerBoys don't cryDouble crossStuff of nightmares