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Earls, Nick 1963-

Overview
Works: 97 works in 333 publications in 4 languages and 5,153 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Domestic fiction  Humorous fiction  Novellas  Short stories  Action and adventure fiction  Young adult works  Biography  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PZ7.E1264, A823.3
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48 shades of brown by Nick Earls( Book )

23 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and Hungarian and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While his parents are in Geneva, sixteen-year-old Dan spends his last year of high school living with his twenty-two-year-old bass-playing aunt, Jacq, and her beautiful friend Naomi, whose active lovelife is audible through the wall between their bedrooms
Perfect skin by Nick Earls( Book )

24 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Joe Marshall, a thirty-something doctor, has come a long way since his bachelor days. ... Newly single, he awaits the challenges of many datting misadventures. His computer has been seized by surly software, he's absurdly clumsy with domestic pets, and his sexy new running buddy, Ashley, has his mind running in circles."--Jacket
After summer by Nick Earls( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Australian teenager feels bored while vacationing at his mother's beach house and is worried about passing his final examinations until he meets an attractive local girl
The curious dictionary by Nick Earls( Book )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lexi and Al Hunter are twins with almost nothing in common - except their parents and their birthday! At school Lexi hangs with her friends in the cool crowd, while Al hides in the library reading about history, battles and faraway places. When the twins stumble upon an old dictionary, their world as they know it changes. They are blasted into history to hunt down the words that threaten to vanish from our past and our present. Their lives and the future of the world are at stake. Can they find a way back home? Or will they be trapped in the past forever? Now more than ever, they need to depend on each other if they want to survive
After January by Nick Earls( Book )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick Earls popular first young adult novel, After January, now re-released with the story, 'Juliet' that started it all. Originally published separately, 'Juliet' is the prequel to Alex's journey into the summer that changed everything and is now included, for the first time, with the novel After January . It's though the future is held here
Analogue men by Nick Earls( Book )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andrew Van Fleet is 49 and feeling 50 closing in. He's bailed out of his private equity job for something that'll let him spend more time at home, but the house is overrun by iPads and teenage hormones and conversations that have moved on without him. Plus his ailing father is now lodged in the granny flat, convalescing from surgery and with his scrappy bulldog in tow. And then there's Brian Brightman, the expensive fading star at the radio station Andrew's signed up to manage, whose every broadcast offers fresh trouble. He's 49 too and, like Andrew, starting to wonder if the twenty-first century might prove to be his second best
The true story of Butterfish by Nick Earls( Book )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Curtis is no longer a rock star. His dad is dead, his wife has left him, he's purchased a house in Kenmore online and his advertising executive gay brother is giving him lectures on family values. With his chart-topping band, Butterfish, Curtis Holland lived the clichéd rock star dream. Then Annaliese Winter walks down Curtis Holland's front path. He's ill-prepared for a sixteen-year-old schoolgirl who sings like a lark and is a confounding cocktail of adult and child. So when Curtis receives an invitation to dinner from Annaliese's mother, Kate, he is surprised when he not only accepts but after an evening of burnt casserole and home truths he finds himself being drawn to this remarkably unremarkable family
The fix by Nick Earls( Book )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At university Josh had dreamed of investigative journalism, exposing corruption and changing the world for the better. After a romance and friendship fail simultaneously, he finishes his university studies with little motivation except a desire to head to London. He is now back in Australia, where his client is a law firm - but his pursuit of the truth becomes way more complicated than he'd ever expected
Welcome to normal by Nick Earls( Book )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Australian wine-maker tries to crack the Taiwanese market. Two holiday-makers in Spain decide to tell a lie about each other every meal. A man drives home from work trying not to dwell on what he has just done. From Arizona to Taipei to suburban Brisbane, Nick Earls's characters lead ordinary lives that, in these stories, become far from ordinary. Ranging widely in style, setting and narrator, Welcome to Normal vividly captures the uniqueness of the everyday through its author's eye for detail and his unfailing aim at the human heart
The Lost Hunters by Nick Earls( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In their previous adventure, Lexi and Al thought they had seen it all - time travel, epic battles, ancient cities on the point of collapse, the invention of the telephone and ... vomiting rats, But nothing could prepare them for the realisation that their missing grandfather is a word hunter too and has been lost in the past. Only Lexi and Al can save him. But how do you find someone in 3000 years of history? With more battles, more action and more words, these hunters are discovering history like never before, as they search for their grandfather - the lost hunter
War of the Word Hunters by Nick Earls( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The final battle is coming, the grey-robes are armed and dangerous and ready for war. Lexi, Al and their friends are ready too - or as ready as they can be. The journey so far has been harder than they imagined - they have fought ancient warriors, searched long-lost cities for clues, and trained night and day for the moment when they face their arch enemy. But will it be enough? Can they defeat him and save the English language forever
The Thompson gunner by Nick Earls( Book )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Australian comedian Meg Riddoch has made it to the Big Time. She's an icon to her fans, a darling of the media, schmoozed by television networks and A-list guest at festivals abroad. On a flight between gigs, a recurring dream raises disturbing questions. Haunting flashbacks provide clues to a past long ago buried
Zigzag Street by Nick Earls( Book )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and German and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Derrington's doing it tough. Since Anna dumped him his job seems pointless, his tennis appalling and the future bleak; apart from his friends, the only thing keeping him going is his wicked sense of humour. Zigzag Street is the story of six weeks in Richard's life in the house his grand-parents built at Brisbane's Red Hill. Six weeks of rumination, chaos, poor judgement, interpersonal clumsiness and, eventually, hope, as he stumbles from one crises to another
Gotham by Nick Earls( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gotham tells of the encounter between music journalist, Jeff Foster and 'boy pharaoh', Na$ti Boi. It reveals how hollow celebrities cast their spell
Monica Bloom by Nick Earls( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matt Sherman hears the voice of Monica Bloom, his next door neighbour's cousin who has flown in from Dublin - He can't stop thinking of her
Juneau by Nick Earls( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in what was once a Canadian gold--rush town, it's about lineage, sons and fathers and great uncles, and how we're connected through time and across the planet
New boy by Nick Earls( Book )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adjusting to a new country and a new school was never going to be easy. The food is strange. And it's the whitest place Herschelle has ever been. Worst of all, no one understands the Aussie slang he's learnt on the web. But it's the similarities to South Africa that make things really hard. Herschelle will have to confront racism, bullying and his own past before Australia can feel like home ... A moving, funny new novel by one of Australia's best-loved authors
NoHo by Nick Earls( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

NoHo is about living in the shadows of the famous. Meet Charlie and his would-be-star sister, Cassie, in Hollywood, discover the Wisdom Tree and family #5. NoHo reveals the devotion of mothers, and sons who overcome monsters
Venice by Nick Earls( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Venice is about love and the tensions that pull us apart: the love between Harrison and his uncle Ryan, who is in need of a person to belong to, Natalie, who is pulled between her art and her heart, and Phils awkward stilted love
Joel and cat set the story straight by Nick Earls( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joel and Cat agree on only one thing - They really don't like each other - When they end up partners in a writing assignment, the tension is quite predictable - When their parents start dating however, they finally agree on one thing - Both are determined to end the relationship
 
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48 shades of brown
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Perfect skinAfter summerAfter JanuaryThe true story of ButterfishThe fixThe Thompson gunnerZigzag StreetMonica BloomJoel and cat set the story straight
Alternative Names
Nick Earls Australian novelist

Nick Earls novelista australiano

Nick Earls romancier australian

Nick Earls schrijver uit Australië

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