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Hawke, Rosanne

Overview
Works: 52 works in 124 publications in 2 languages and 4,014 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Adventure stories  Young adult works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.H3128, A823.3
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Rosanne Hawke
Publications by Rosanne Hawke
Most widely held works about Rosanne Hawke
 
Most widely held works by Rosanne Hawke
Shahana by Rosanne Hawke( Book )
6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 223 libraries worldwide
A moving story of one child's life in a conflict zone. Shahana is a young girl living in war-torn Kashmir who lives alone with her young brother in the shadow of the Line of Control, the border patrolled by Pakistani and Indian soldiers that divides Kashmir in two. Life is hard, but Shahana ekes out a living with her beautiful embroidery. Then she finds a boy lying unconscious near the border. Zahid is from across the Line of Control, and Shahana takes a terrible risk by sheltering him. But how can she give Zahid up to the authorities when she knows he'll be imprisoned, or worse?
Pauwblauw : roman by Rosanne Hawke( Book )
5 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and Dutch and held by 204 libraries worldwide
A powerful story about one girl's fight for justice in Pakistan
Spirit of a mountain wolf by Rosanne Hawke( Book )
6 editions published in 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 136 libraries worldwide
After Razaq's family is killed in an earthquake, a man preying on orphans lures Razaq to the city with the promise of finding his uncle. Instead Razaq is sold into slavery. Razaq meets Tahira, a young girl suffering just like him, and hopes to help them botth escape before it is too late
Soraya the storyteller by Rosanne Hawke( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
Soraya is a story teller. The stories from Afghanistan keep her memories alive in Australia, as she starts a new life under the shadow of a temporary protection visa. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Mountain wolf by Rosanne Hawke( Book )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Razaq Nadeem lives in the tribal area of Kala Dhaka, known as Black Mountain, in Pakistan. When an earthquake strikes the area, and his family is lost, Razaq is told by his dying father to flee to Rawalpindi, where his uncle Kamil lives. However, getting to his uncle is not an easy feat to accomplish -- and Razaq finds himself kidnapped into slavery
Marrying Ameera by Rosanne Hawke( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
Seventeen year old Ameera Hassan has just finished school and her friendship with Tariq, her best friend's older brother, is growing. But when her father hears of it he sends her to stay with his family in Kashmir and attend her cousin Jamila's wedding. Only when she gets there does she discover the devastating truth - the intended marriage is not Jamila's but her own! Will Ameera be trapped forever, or can she find strength beyond her years to escape from Pakistan and win back her freedom?
Kelsey and the Quest of the Porcelain Doll by Rosanne Hawke( Book )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
When eight-year-old Kelsey goes to Pakistan so her mum and dad can help flood victims, she's miserable. It means missing out on the fun she had planned with her friends - including her birthday party. To ease her homesickness, Kelsey talks to her nanna on Skype. Together they create a story about a porcelain doll that nanna sends from Australia. As Kelsey waits for the doll to arrive they imagine the doll's adventures across Pakistan. With her new friend Shakila, Kelsey learns more about her new country and the people who live there. But how will the doll's quest end? Will Kelsey ever receive her nanna's gift?
Mustara by Rosanne Hawke( Book )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
Set in 1875, a young Afghan boy, Taj and his friend Emmeline try to build up Taj's young camel so they can join his father, a cameleer who travels with explorers across Australia. Suggested level: junior, primary
Kerenza : a new Australian by Rosanne Hawke( Book )
3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
Kerenza isn't sure about leaving her village in Cornwall and taking a ship to Australia, but she can be brave for her da's sake. Where he sees a farm, she and her mam see endless bush and flies - millions of them - and hard work from dawn to dusk. It's almost too much to bear, but the Mallee has its own beauty, and family and new-found friends might just make it her home
Daughter of nomads by Rosanne Hawke( Book )
3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
First moon of summer, 1662: On the edge of the Mughal Empire, fourteen-year-old Jahani lives with her mother in the village of Sherwan. Surrounded by the majestic snow-topped mountains, her life is happy but simple; Jahani enjoys spending time with her best friend Sameela who is about to be married. So why is Jahani plagued by dreams of fire and a child who has lost her mother? And why does she feel like she doesn't belong? After Jahani and Sameela are attacked in the bazaar, Jahani discovers all is not as it seems. Before long, Jahani is fleeing on a warhorse with the mysterious protector Azhar. Surrounded by deceit and danger, Jahani does not know who to trust as Azhar leads her higher north over treacherous terrain towards the fabled Qurraqoram Mountains. But when they reach their destination, will Jahani find out the truth and be in control of her own destiny?
The keeper by Rosanne Hawke( Book )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Joel is in trouble. Everyone picks on him and no one wants him, except his Gran. Plus, since his dad is long gone, he never gets to go in the father-son fishing competition. Until he has a brainwave and secretly puts an ad in the paper for a dad. The results are totally unexpected. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
The messenger bird by Rosanne Hawke( Book )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
Never before has Tamar felt so alone. Her older brother is dead, her mum's gone away and her dad's so wrapped up in restoring their ancient farmhouse he avoids talking about the things that really matter. With no interest in school or friends, and plagued by nightmares about her brother, Tamar wanders around her life in a daze. Even friendly new neighbour Gavin can't get through to her, despite his eager attempts. When Tamar discovers an old handwritten sheet of music and allows herself to play piano again, she meets gifted violinist Nathaniel, a man from her house's past who may just hold the key to her future. With no one else to turn to, Tamar is unwittingly drawn into a journey through time and music
Sailmaker by Rosanne Hawke( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Joel has a mystery to solve when he finds something abandoned in the bay, something that belongs on the lighthouse island. And if that's not strange enough, the sailmaker who lives alone on the island tells Joel and Mei that the lighthouse ghost is back, creating havoc in the night. Joel and Mei have to get to the bottom of all this, even while Joel's mind is full of a greater anxiety: how can he make sure that Dev Eagle, his adopted dad, doesn't walk out on him? Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Zenna dare by Rosanne Hawke( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
When Jenefer moves to the old family home in country Kapunda, she uncovers a secret from the past. What sort of life did Gweniver, her great-great-great-grandmother, lead? And what connection did she have to the glamorous young singer, Zenna Dare? Could a nineteenthe-century mother of nine have led a double life, and, if so, why?
Killer ute by Rosanne Hawke( Book )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
After being threatened by his jailbird father, Joel Billings is packed off to a sleepy beachside town for a holiday with his biker foster dad, Dev. When a monster ute runs them off the road, Joel begins to suspect that all is not as it seems. Who is driving the killer ute? And why are they after Joel? As danger mounts, Joel and Dev are forced further into hiding. But a killer ute isnt all Joel has to fear. Will Dev still want to be his dad even though hes a magnet for trouble?
Jehan and the quest of the lost dog by Rosanne Hawke( Book )
2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
It wasn't a dream. The water was still there - the biggest flood he had seen in his life. For nine-year-old Jehan, life in Pakistan is just as it should be. He attends school, plays cricket and fetches water for his family. But when the monsoon unleashes a catastrophic flood, Jehan is swept away and becomes trapped in a tree. Then Jehan rescues a lost dog and he is no longer alone. But why does she keep swimming away and where is she going? Eventually, Jehan must follow her into the floodwater. But will the dog's quest lead them to safety?
Borderland : a trilogy by Rosanne Hawke( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 55 libraries worldwide
The leopard princess by Rosanne Hawke( Book )
4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
First Moon of Autumn, 1662: After reuniting with the nomads fourteen-year-old Jahani is finally home. With her red hair dyed black, she can travel through the Qurraqoram Mountains without fear of being captured. But the tyrants and war lords who pursue Jahani will not rest in their battle for power and, before long, the nomads are attacked. Can Jahani discover a pathway to peace in the northern kingdoms and fulil her true destiny?
Camel driver by Rosanne Hawke( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Taj and the great camel trek by Rosanne Hawke( Book )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
The story of the travsl of explorer Ernest Giles and his second attempt to cross the Australian desert from South Australia to Perth - Told from the perspective of twelve-year-old Taj, whose Afghan father managed the camels who made the journey possible
 
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Alternative Names
Rosanne Hawke Australian Children's Author
Rosanne Hawke schrijfster uit Australië
ரோசன் காவ்கி ஆஸ்திரேலியாவின் குழந்தைகள் எழுத்தாளர்
Languages
English (77)
Dutch (1)
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