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Millard, Glenda

Works: 44 works in 165 publications in 2 languages and 7,467 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Stories in rhyme  Young adult works  Picture books  Action and adventure fiction  Historical fiction  Fables  Domestic fiction  War stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.M6033, E
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Publications about Glenda Millard
Publications by Glenda Millard
Most widely held works by Glenda Millard
Isabella's garden by Glenda Millard( Book )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 840 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 )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in English and Chinese and held by 633 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
And red galoshes by Glenda Millard( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 458 libraries worldwide
"What do you do when your red galoshes are too big?"--
Kaito's cloth by Glenda Millard( Book )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 312 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 )
8 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 283 libraries worldwide
Tom Shepherd leaves his sweetheart to fight in the Great War
The stars at Oktober Bend by Glenda Millard( Book )
9 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
Alice is fifteen, with hair as red as fire and skin as pale as bone, but something inside her is broken. She has acquired brain injury, the result of an assault, and her words come out slow and slurred. But when she writes, heartwords fly from her pen. She writes poems to express the words she can't say and leaves them in unexpected places around the town. Manny was once a child soldier. He is sixteen and has lost all his family. He appears to be adapting to his new life in this country, where there is comfort and safety, but at night he runs, barefoot, to escape the memory of his past. When he first sees Alice, she is sitting on the rusty roof of her river-house, looking like a carving on an old-fashioned ship sailing through the stars
The duck and the darklings by Glenda Millard( Book )
7 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in English and held by 197 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
For all creatures by Glenda Millard( Book )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
For all creatures - the great and the small, the winged and the walking, the singing and the silent - we are thankful
Lightning Jack by Glenda Millard( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 154 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
The naming of Tishkin Silk by Glenda Millard( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
Griffin Silk has a secret in his heart, that nobody else knows until he meets Layla, a princess with a daisy-chain crown and he shares his inner thoughts with her. Together they find a way to deal with Griffin's secret
Mbobo tree by Glenda Millard( Book )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 135 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 128 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
Pea Pod Lullaby by Glenda Millard( Book )
3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
I am the small green pea, you are the tender pod, hold me. Words sing over the pictures in this evocative story: a beautiful lullaby about what we can be for each other. A mother and baby, a boy and a dog run for their lives. A little boat carries them across the sea. A polar bear, too, has come adrift. When will they find land? Where will they find friends? Who will welcome them in? The Pea Pod Lullaby is an inspiring and timely story of courage, endurance, and hope... for a world in which we can reach out and embrace one another
The festival of crisp winter glories by Glenda Millard( Book )
3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
"Two of Perry Angel's favourite people are Grandma Nell and his good friend Jenkins. One night, while listening to Nell play The Tennessee Waltz, Perry has an idea how to make them both happy: he wants to put on a proper dance - with petticoats and posies and a real band. But when something happens to Nell, will Perry's wish come true?"--Publisher description
Heart of the tiger by Glenda Millard( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 70 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
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Alternative Names
מילארד, גלנדה
밀러드, 글렌다
ミラー, グレンダ
English (69)
Chinese (1)
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