Owen Marshall

Owen Marshall, born Owen Marshall Jones in 1941, is a renowned New Zealand author and short story writer. He is widely recognized for his contributions to New Zealand literature and has been described as one of the country's foremost writers of contemporary short fiction. Marshall has also written novels, poetry, and has edited anthologies. His work often explores complex emotional and social landscapes, capturing the essence of New Zealand identity and culture.


This list of books are ONLY the books that have been ranked on the lists that are aggregated on this site. This is not a comprehensive list of all books by this author.

  1. 1. Harlequin Rex

    "Harlequin Rex" is a captivating novel that explores the life of a man named Rex, who is born with a rare condition that causes him to have a clown-like appearance. Despite the challenges he faces, Rex embarks on a journey of self-discovery and acceptance, navigating through a world that often judges based on appearances. Through his unique perspective and experiences, the book delves into themes of identity, love, and the complexities of human relationships.