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Shaw, Patricia 1928-

Overview
Works: 62 works in 565 publications in 9 languages and 5,626 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Domestic fiction  Historical fiction  Personal narratives‡vAustralian  Romance fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  Sagas 
Roles: Author, Creator, Illustrator, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR9619.3.S4815, 823
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Publications about Patricia Shaw
Publications by Patricia Shaw
Most widely held works by Patricia Shaw
River of the sun by Patricia Shaw( Book )
35 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 651 libraries worldwide
Two strikingly different women struggle to find fortune and love in Australia during the 1860s gold rush
The feather and the stone by Patricia Shaw( Book )
44 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 633 libraries worldwide
Der mitreissend erzählte Australienroman schildert vor dem historischen Hintergrund des ausgehenden 19. Jahrhunderts die ereignisreiche Lebensgeschichte eines behüteten jungen Mädchens, das sich zu einer wagemutigen Frau mit Pioniergeist wandelt
Where the willows weep by Patricia Shaw( Book )
39 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 514 libraries worldwide
In the 1850s, in Australia, a woman faces a dilemma. The man she loves is married and might never leave his wife. In the meantime she is penniless and a wealthy widower is proposing marriage. Keep waiting or marry? The background is a war against the Aborigines
Cry of the rain bird by Patricia Shaw( Book )
30 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 505 libraries worldwide
A tale of romance and adventure on a sugar plantation in Australia. It begins when the new owner moves in with his wife and sister-in-law. The wife is attracted to the dashing plantation manager while the sister-in-law has an affair with the owner. By the author of Where the Willows Weep
Fires of fortune by Patricia Shaw( Book )
13 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 402 libraries worldwide
A half-caste in Australia's outback must chose between love and revenge. When a white doctor refuses to treat his mother and she dies, Ben Beckman embarks on a campaign of revenge, then he meets Phoebe, the doctor's daughter. By the author of Where Willows Weep
Storm bay by Patricia Shaw( Book )
24 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 351 libraries worldwide
"Once the pride of the British East fleet, the Veritas has fallen on hard times. She is not a transport ship, her cargo prisoners of the Crown, her destination the penal settlement of Van Diemen's Land, now know as Tasmaina, the southernmost State of Australian. Pastor Bob Cookson tries to offer solace to the convicts on board, but is shocked to discover most of them have committed only trivial offences. He suspects a conspiracy to empty British prisions, but finds a more sinister motive at work..."--Pusblisher
The five winds by Patricia Shaw( Book )
21 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 321 libraries worldwide
As the luxurious liner CHINA BELLE sails into the waters of the South Pacific, its passengers have little idea of the tragedy that awaits them. Among them are Mal Willoughby, returning to his native land with his Chinese wife Jun Lien. The crew, led by First Officer Jake Tussup, mutinies off the coast of Australia, taking the passengers hostage. When the ordeal is over, Mal's wife is dead. He vows to track down the killers, a journey which takes him from the exotic mountains of China, to the new town of Cairns, and on to the squalid goldfields
On Emerald Downs by Patricia Shaw( Book )
27 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 295 libraries worldwide
Ten years after he took shelter with the Queensland Aborigines, Jack Drew - an escaped convict - decides to return to civilization. He finds his views on aboriginals and convicts at odds with the society he now lives in, and he is horrified when forced to
Mango Hill by Patricia Shaw( Book )
18 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 249 libraries worldwide
A ruthless aristocrat, Lord Jasin, and an Irish squatter, Pace, arrived in Australia with a hunger for land and a hatred for each other. Pace's pioneering spirit lives on through his three sons, John, Paul and Duke who find themselves at odds over their late mother Dolour's extraordinary will
The dream seekers by Patricia Shaw( Book )
19 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 205 libraries worldwide
Als Pastor Beitz sich 1874 mit einigen Landsleuten nach Australien einschifft, hat er grosse Hoffnungen. Doch das neue Land erweist sich als wilder Dschungel und birgt viele Gefahren
The glittering fields by Patricia Shaw( Book )
28 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 197 libraries worldwide
Roman fra Australien om to søskende der overtager faderens fårefarm efter hans tragiske død
Waiting for the thunder by Patricia Shaw( Book )
27 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 191 libraries worldwide
Australien um 1900. Während die Konflikte mit den Aborigines den Farmern im Outback das Leben schwer machen, spitzt sich im Haus des reichen Händlers William Oatley die familiäre Situation auf pikante Weise zu. Sohn Myles, der nach einem Aufenthalt in Europa zurückgekehrt ist, hat sich in die deutlich jüngere zweite Frau seines Vaters verliebt. In die sich daraus ergebenden Ereignisse werden auch Lucy Hamilton, Myles' Verlobte, und ihre Familie verwickelt. - Unterhaltungs- und Liebesroman mit abenteuerlichem Hintergrund
The opal seekers by Patricia Shaw( Book )
24 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 185 libraries worldwide
Patricia Shaw's vivid new saga is a dramatic tale of conflict and tragedy set against a backdrop of the opal mining industry in Australia
A cross of stars by Patricia Shaw( Book )
19 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in German and English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
"Decades of hard work have made Austin Broderick a rich man. His sheep station, Springfield, is one of the largest in Australia and the good relations between the native Aborigines and the Brodericks have made it one of the most peaceful. Now Austin must face the prospect of losing a large proportion of his land at the hands of Parliament. His only hope is his son Harry and the young man's influence as a Brisbane politician ..."--Back cover
Orchid bay by Patricia Shaw( Book )
36 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 175 libraries worldwide
When the young governess Emile Tissington is approached by happy-go-lucky Mal Willoughby in the streets of Brisbane, Australia, her proper English upbringing prevents her from encouraging conversation. But, later, another chance meeting with Mal will involve her in controversy of murder and intrigue that will ruin her reputation. For just as the friendship blossoms, Mal is threatened with hanging for a crime he didn't commit and hunted by the police, he turns to Emile, his only friend. Their journey into the unknown has surprising consequences
Never paint a stranger by Patricia Shaw( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Valley of lagoons by Patricia Shaw( Book )
27 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 65 libraries worldwide
A classic saga about the pioneering men and women whose spirit, courage and greed pushed back the frontiers of an unforgiving land: Australia
Brother digger : the Sullivans 2nd AIF by Patricia Shaw( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
The opal seekers by Patricia Shaw( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Spanning half a century of dramatic change, this is a rich and vibrant story of triumph and loss and of the bravery and determination of those who carved out an existence for themselves in the beautiful but unforgiving land of Australia
Der Traum der Schlange : Roman by Patricia Shaw( Book )
16 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in German and Undetermined and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Australien, Ende des 19. Jahrhunderts: Ben, Sohn einer Aborigine und eines Weissen, wächst wohlbehütet auf. Erst durch den Tod seiner Mutter wird er mit der harten Realität konfrontiert und wegen einer Lappalie zu mehrjährigem Straflager verurteilt
 
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Alternative Names
Patricia Shaw Australian writer
Patricia Shaw australische Schriftstellerin
Patricia Shaw auteur uit Australië
Shaw, Pat 1928-
Shaw, Patricia Veronica 1928-
Shaw, Veronica Patricia 1928-
Šova, Patrīcija 1928-
Languages
German (264)
English (102)
Polish (26)
Czech (16)
French (14)
Hungarian (2)
Slovak (1)
Spanish (1)
Dutch (1)
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