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Hodda, Noel

Overview
Works: 86 works in 110 publications in 1 language and 518 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Juvenile works  Political fiction  Personal narratives  History 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: PR9619.3.H567, A823.4
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Publications about Noel Hodda
Publications by Noel Hodda
Most widely held works by Noel Hodda
The breadmaker's carnival by Andrew Lindsay( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Gianni Terremoto is a baker. He is on a quest to bake his way into history. Gianni's lover's breasts have become the baker's mental mould for his rolls and sourdoughs and his daughter Francesca is about to become enshrined as the new local saint, their carnival martyr. In the year in question Good Friday and April Fool's Day coincide. Gianni, born an April Fool, decides to bake a hot cross bun the like of which there's never been. The ensuing hallucinations and food poisoning derail the entire town
The secret house by Noel Hodda( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Scarecrow army the Anzacs at Gallipoli by Leon Davidson( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
On 25 April 1915, thousands of Australians and New Zealanders landed at an unnamed cove on the Gallipoli Peninsula. They had come to fight the Turks. They thought the battle would be over in three days, but months later they were still in the trenches they'd dug at the landing
Torn apart by Peter Corris( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Hardy has never been much of a family man, so when he meets his second cousin Patrick Malloy it's like being hit with a left hook to the solar plexus - Malloy is his double. Cliff and his cousin become friends and travel to attend a gathering of the Irish Travell - the gypsy-like folk from whom they are descended
The magician's son by Sandy McCutcheon( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Sandy McCutcheon was adopted into and grew up in a New Zealand family. This is the story of his search for his natural parents
The hanging tree by Jillian Watkinson( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
"After World War One, three hundred thousand Australian men didn't talk to their families. Sixty thousand were dead, and the rest stayed silent. That's when oral history died in this country. When stories aren't told, a nation forgets. Wilson Masters, 1977. Twenty-five years later, Wilson's nephew Bill decides to tell some of the stories hidden beneath his own family's silence."
Wildhorse creek by Kerry McGinnis( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
"Young Billy Martin runs from home, burying his past in the quest for a future. He finds it in Queensland's spectacular Gulf Country, on the sprawling cattle runs. The Gulf breeds tough men, and Billy is quickly drawn to the excitement and adventure of working with the fiery cattleman and ex-con, Blake Reilly, and his daughter, Jo."--Publisher description
Scraps of heaven by Arnold Zable( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2005 in Undetermined and English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
It's 1958 and Australia is becoming a different place. The Melbourne working-class suburb of Carlton is now home to many immigrant families trying to begin new lives and to make sense of the old
Deep water by Peter Corris( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
"Stripped of his private detective licence and devastated by the murder of his partner Lily Truscott, Cliff Hardy travels to the US to help Lily's brother's tilt for a world boxing title. In San Diego he suffers a heart attack and undergoes a quadruple bypass. He meets nurse Margaret McKinley, an expatriate Australian who is concerned about the disappearance in Sydney of her father - renowned geologist Dr Henry McKinley. Hardy undertakes to investigate in association with Hank Bachelor, his former associate who now runs his own agency. It turns out that McKinley had discovered a way to tap into the massive Sydney basin acquifier, a possible solution to the city's water problems. Working with Margaret who visits Sydney, Bachelor, and his daughter, Megan, Hardy confronts an old enemy and contending forces bent on exploiting the discovery and prepared to kill for it."--The publisher
Always east by Michael Jacobson( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
A powerful novel about friendship and hope against all odds, set in the fishing villages and forests of north-eastern Tasmania
The list of all answers collected short stories by Peter Goldsworthy( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Ranging from the early comic sketches to the disturbing brilliance of his recent stories, this outstanding collection reinforces Peter Goldsworthy's reputation as a modern master of short fiction. Simultaneously light and dark, unsettling and amusing, his stories leave indelible traces in the memory
Fighting Masoud's war by Will Davies( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
"Mahmad Shah Masoud was the legendary leader of the ethnic groups that defeated the Soviets in Afghanistan. He later led the Northern Alliance against the Taliban until his assassination on 9th September 2001. This is the gripping personal story of Abdullah Shariat, of the road he travelled as a Mujahideen commander under Masoud, the man who ultimately brought attention to the atrocities of the Taliban and tried to warn the world about Al Qaeda."
Orchid fever a horticultural tale of love, lust, and lunacy by Eric Hansen( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Eric Hansen writes about his return to the perlious island jungles of Borneo with the idea of helping the nomadic people establish an orchid nursery. This plan did not come to fruitition but along the way Hansen came across an even rarer breed
The girl green as elderflower by Randolph Stow( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
"Infused with myth and powerful magic, this novel celebrates the ghostly history and abiding landscape of Suffolk, Randolph Stow's adopted home. From the frozen winter of his past, Crispin Clare's fevered spirit somehow eludes the Tarot fate he's been dealt - the card of the Hanged Man."
The ambassador by Morris West( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
An American ambassador in Vietnam faces a moral and political crisis when he is placed in the position of having to decide the fate of the country and the life or death of its rulers
So this is life by Steven K Amsterdam( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
It's the anxious eve of the millennium. The car is packed to capacity, and as midnight approaches, a family flees the city in a fit of panic, paranoid and conflicting emotions. The ensuing journey spans decades and offers a sharp-eyed perspective on a hardscrabble future as a boy jettisons his family and all other ties in order to survive
Freedom highway by Nigel Krauth( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Stephen Brasch, a young American lawyer working for the Rockfeller Foundation, comes to Thailand 'to do good' but discovers that 'good' can be interpreted in many ways - some of them fatal. When Brasch blows the whistle on a scandalous plot involving Thai, British and American government officials, he finds himself face-to-face with a Prime Minister who is renowned for taking a gun out of his office drawer and using it
Scarecrow army the ANZACS at Gallipoli by Leon Davidson( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 9 libraries worldwide
YA. The story of Gallipoli including excerpts from diaries and snippets of interesting facts and mythology surrounding the Anzacs
The magician's son a search for identity by Sandy McCutcheon( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Rich kids by Paul Barry( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Inside story of One.Tel's meteoric rise and fall, a tale of chaos, incompetence, greed and deceit; of an era when huge fortunes were made in the crazy dot.com boom; and of James Packer's and Lachlan Murdoch's business brilliance - or lack of it
 
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Hodda Noel
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