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Millard, Glenda

Overview
Works: 41 works in 138 publications in 4 languages and 7,384 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Fables  Pictorial works  Christmas stories  War stories  Picture books 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.M6033,
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Publications about Glenda Millard
Publications by Glenda Millard
Most widely held works by Glenda Millard
The naming of Tishkin Silk by Glenda Millard( Book )
15 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,037 libraries worldwide
Griffin Silk feels responsible for the absence of his mother and baby sister, but he and his new friend Layla find the perfect way to make everyone feel a little bit better
Isabella's garden by Glenda Millard( Book )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 822 libraries worldwide
"In Isabella's garden, amazing things come from the tiniest of seeds as they bloom and flourish and make way for a whole new season of growth"--
A small free kiss in the dark by Glenda Millard( Book )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 695 libraries worldwide
Skip, an eleven-year-old runaway, becomes friends with Billy, a homeless man, and together they flee a war-torn Australian city with six-year-old Max and camp out at a seaside amusement park, where they are joined by Tia, a fifteen-year-old ballerina, and her baby
Layla, queen of hearts by Glenda Millard( Book )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and Slovenian and held by 619 libraries worldwide
Even though she loves the family of her best friend, Griffin Silk, especially grandmother Nell, Layla Elliott, who no longer has a grandmother, determines, despite many difficulties, to find an old person of her own to bring to the school's Senior Citizens' Day
And red galoshes by Glenda Millard( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 455 libraries worldwide
"What do you do when your red galoshes are too big?"--
Kaito's cloth by Glenda Millard( Book )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 332 libraries worldwide
Disappointed that the Lord of Flight cannot revive her butterflies and make them fly one last time, Kaito, nonetheless, begins to understand what he teaches her about flight and finds a way to experience it, even in the wintertime
Once a shepherd by Glenda Millard( Book )
6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 261 libraries worldwide
Tom is a shepherd who leaves his wife and unborn child to fight in the First World War
Perry Angel's suitcase by Glenda Millard( Book )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and Slovenian and held by 226 libraries worldwide
"It has taken Perry Angel almost seven years to find the place where he belongs. Perry arrives at the Kingdom of Silk one day one day on the 10.30 express, carrying only a small and shabby suitcase embossed with five golden letters. What do those letters mean? And why won't Perry let go of his case? This is a gentle and moving story about finding your place in the world"--Publisher
For all creatures by Glenda Millard( Book )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 181 libraries worldwide
For all creatures - the great and the small, the winged and the walking, the singing and the silent - we are thankful
The duck and the darklings by Glenda Millard( Book )
6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Grandpapa's eyes shine when he remembers the beauty of the world, long ago. Peterboy wants to find something wonderful to bring the light to Grandpapa's eyes and keep it there. What he finds is a duck, wounded and broken, and Grandpapa mends her from top to tail; quack, waddle and wing! This is a triumphant story, for children and adults, about the coming of hope in dark days, the warmth of friendship and the splendour of a new dawn
The tender moments of saffron silk by Glenda Millard( Book )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 167 libraries worldwide
Flame-haired Saffron is the youngest of the five Silk sisters. Her family know that she has a talent for becoming Anne of Green Gables or Cleopatra, and that she loves reading myths and legends. But they don't know about the firebirds that come to warn her of terrible headaches. And Saffron doesn't know how to tell them. In a big family, it's easy to be overlooked. But when Saffron is sent to the city to see a specialist, she learns that her family's love for her is deeper than she ever imagined. And that when you're a Silk, miracles are never far from home
Applesauce and the Christmas miracle by Glenda Millard( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
"Once upon an orange evening, tiger-striped with blackened trees, a pig sat upon a dam bank, fondly reminiscing. Against a rural Australian setting of drought and bushfire, a little pig called Applesauce learns that Christmas comes from the heart."--Provided by publisher
Lightning Jack by Glenda Millard( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
An exciting collaboration by two of Australia's favourite and highly acclaimed picture book creators. Features iconic Australia figures such as Phar Lap and Ned Kelly. Beautiful lyrical story accompanied by detailed collage illustrations using tissue paper. Influenced by classic Australian literature and picture books
Mbobo tree by Glenda Millard( Book )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
When a baby girl is found swinging on the branches of an ancient and life-giving tree, the villagers name her Tiranamba Adesimbo Mbobo, and raise her as one of their own. But Tiranamba never speaks a word. However when the tree is threatened, she finds her voice. Suggested level, junior, primary
Plum puddings and paper moons by Glenda Millard( Book )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
Scarlet, the oldest of the Silk children, has made a new friend. Anik, a refugee, works at the Colour Patch Cafe with her and as Scarlet learns the details of the war-torn land he left behind, she becomes distressed. Scarlet's determined to make a difference in the world, so she starts by declaring peace on Cameron's Creek. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
All the colours of paradise by Glenda Millard( Book )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
Perry Angel has found a home with Tishkin and the Silk family, but there are so many new things to get used to. Starting school brings even more challenges and Perry is finding it hard to talk about how he feels. Then Mr Kadri, the owner of the Colour Patch Cafe, announces a special art competition and Perry discovers a new way to communicate his feelings
Heart of the tiger by Glenda Millard( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
In a treeless world, a boy inherits a wooden tiger called Tiger. He takes it for walks, listens carefully to what it says, and discovers the secrets that lie deep in its heart. But in order to experience the wonders that Tiger describes, the boy must sacrifice something he dearly loves
Angel breath by Glenda Millard( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in Undetermined and English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
This evocative and stimulating picture book transports the reader to a lush European forest, where the beautifully illustrated characters map out a tale full of wonder and delight. Ages 4-10
The festival of crisp winter glories by Glenda Millard( Book )
3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Unplugged! by Glenda Millard( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Grandpa uses the bath in the bathroom for collecting honey, beginning a train of events that leads to Grandma having her bath outside under the plum tree, losing her bathwater and her clothes, but definitely not her dignity. Suggested level: junior, primary
 
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Alternative Names
ミラー, グレンダ
Languages
English (93)
Slovenian (5)
Chinese (2)
Japanese (1)
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