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McKinley, Tamara

Works: 136 works in 721 publications in 12 languages and 10,187 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  History  Historical fiction  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: PR9619.4.M39, 823.914
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Publications about Tamara McKinley
Publications by Tamara McKinley
Most widely held works by Tamara McKinley
Jacaranda vines by Tamara McKinley( Book )
54 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 909 libraries worldwide
The story of the Whitney family from the first immigrants to modern-day Australia
Matilda's last waltz by Tamara McKinley( Book )
67 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 882 libraries worldwide
After inheriting a remote sheep station in the Outback from her recently deceased husband, Jenny travels to the out-of-the-way property and beings to unravel some disturbing secrets
Legacy by Tamara McKinley( Book )
43 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 722 libraries worldwide
In de tweede helft van de 19e eeuw krijgt een jong echtpaar in Australië te maken met de goudkoorts, de start van een nieuwe nederzetting en Aboriginals
Windflowers : a novel of Australia by Tamara McKinley( Book )
44 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 718 libraries worldwide
When Claire returns to her home in the Outback of Australia from Sydney, she must face and overcome a family shame that is almost too much for her to bear
Lands beyond the sea by Tamara McKinley( Book )
52 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 699 libraries worldwide
The year is 1768. For thousands of years, Australia has been inhabited only by the Aborigines who understand its land so well. But giant boats filled with white ghost-men are arriving, and their shores are now under a terrifying invasion. Longing to see the world, Jonathan joins the Endeavour's voyage
A kingdom for the brave by Tamara McKinley( Book )
42 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 555 libraries worldwide
When George Collinson meets Eloise at the Governor's mansion in Sydney, it is love at first sight. But Eloise is married to Edward Cadwallader George's nemesis, and a man capable of great brutality. Family secrets threaten to overwhelm them, and as George and Eloise struggle to keep their love alive, other battles are raging
Dreamscapes by Tamara McKinley( Book )
38 editions published between 2005 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 507 libraries worldwide
Family saga
Summer lightning by Tamara McKinley( Book )
50 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 451 libraries worldwide
Miriam Strong had been looking forward to her family arriving at Bellbird Station to help her celebrate her seventy-fifth birthday. Yet, with the discovery of the first tangible clue to her stolen inheritance, has come the knowledge that she must again face an old enemy - and the painful memories of a time long past. Jake Connor is a divorced lawyer who crosses Miriam's path and she enlists his help. So begins the quest for the truth. Like the unexpected strike of Summer Lightning this quest is set to change things forever. Especially for Miriam's grand-daughters, Fiona and Louise. For one will find love, and the other will find the courage to acknowledge her true worth and become the woman she was meant to be. Summer Lighting begins in late 19th century Ireland and details the loves, lives and disasters incurred by several generations of one indomitable family. It is a story of strength against adversity, of the search for truth against all odds. But most of all it is about the power of family unity
Firestorm by Tamara McKinley( Book )
27 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 422 libraries worldwide
Becky Jackson's family has been managing the bush hospital in far-flung Morgan's Reach for three generations. When Becky's husband is tragically lost at war, she and her young son Danny must leave the city where she's been living since marriage and return to her birthplace to start over. But for all its charm, Morgan's Reach is a divided community, where blood is thicker than water and grudges run deep. So when a mysterious stranger appears in the bush outside the town and Danny begins to act strangely, it is not only Becky's newfound stability that's threatened. And what of the fact that there's not been a drop of rain in over three years? The risk of firestorm looms large and the hospital is already pushed to breaking point. A single spark could level the area in minutes - burning away everything for which the town has worked so hard; exposing the secrets they've fought to keep so close
Stemmen uit het verleden by Tamara McKinley( Book )
8 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and Dutch and held by 301 libraries worldwide
After a spiteful rumour ruins her career in London, Annabelle Blake must travel to Paris to start afresh. There she makes the acquaintance of Etienne and Henri - one a poet, the other a painter - both charming, talented and handsome. They spend their days flirting and drinking with the city's artistes and Bohemians, and soon Annabelle too is swept up in the exotic and exhilarating world of 1930s Paris. But as ever more young people are drawn to the fight against Fascism in Spain, Annabelle must wake from the dream and confront the reality of war. A lifetime later, gifted artist Eugenie Ashton falls in love with Paris the moment she sets foot outside the Gare de Lyon. Like her mother Annabelle before her, the artistic delights of the city are a bright new world to her: but Eugenie will soon find that in its shadows are hidden the secrets of her family's past
Where the heart lies by Tamara McKinley( Book )
5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 258 libraries worldwide
February 1941. Julie Harris is working in London's East End as a midwife when a bombing raid destroys her family and the house she grew up in. All she has left is her motherless baby nephew William. Determined to uphold her promise to her sister to keep William safe until his father, Bill, returns from the war, she accepts a post as a midwife in Cliffehaven on the south-coast of England. Here they are taken under the wing of the Reilly family at the Beach View boarding house. But all too soon Julie learns that Bill is 'missing in action' and William falls dangerously ill. As she begins the long vigil by William's beside, she fears she will lose the little boy she has grown to love as her own
There'll be blue skies by Tamara McKinley( Book )
8 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 254 libraries worldwide
Keep smiling through by Tamara McKinley( Book )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 240 libraries worldwide
Despite losing her mother at a young age and with her father away on important war work, seventeen-year-old Rita Smith has plenty of people to turn to in the close-knit community of Cliffhaven. Until Italy sides with Germany and Rita's closest friends and neighbours are interned as enemies of the state. As war rages across Europe, Rita is more determined than ever to do her bit for the war effort. When her own home is destroyed, Rita vows she will not lose spirit and throws herself into doing her bit for her country, longing for the day when she is reunited with those she loves best
Far from home by Tamara McKinley( Book )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 239 libraries worldwide
It's 1940 and Staff Nurse Polly Brown is far from home. She has been granted a posting at Cliffehaven Memorial Hospital on the south coast to be near her badly injured husband, Adam. But her decision has meant that she has had to part with their beloved five-year-old daughter, Alice, who is travelling to safety in Canada. Polly's heart is torn in two as she says goodbye to Alice and heads to the Beach View boarding house in Cliffehaven, where she throws herself into her work
All my tomorrows by Tamara McKinley( Book )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 237 libraries worldwide
In defending herself against her brutal husband, 18 year-old Ruby Clark is forced to flee London. She has no idea where Cliffehaven is, or what she will find there, but she knows that she will never be able to return home again. At first it seems she's fallen on her feet. But when her host makes advances, Ruby is left homeless once more. Until Peggy Reilly welcomes her into the warmth of Beach View boarding house and Ruby dares to hope for a brighter future
Kind van de oceaan by Tamara McKinley( Book )
14 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 222 libraries worldwide
Door een brief van een Tasmaanse paardentrainer wordt een in Engeland wonende jonge beeldhouwster in 1920 geconfronteerd met het verleden van haar ouders en oudtante
Always in my heart by Tamara McKinley( Book )
6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 211 libraries worldwide
As the Japanese begin their assault on Singapore, Sarah Fuller is forced to leave her parents and fianc, Philip, behind. The long journey to England is fraught with danger, and Sarah and her sister Jane don't even know if their great-aunt is alive, let alone waiting for them
Morgenrood by Tamara McKinley( Book )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Dutch and held by 210 libraries worldwide
Als een Australische vrouw een onverwachte erfenis krijgt, ontdekt ze gaandeweg het verhaal van haar overleden moeder
While we're apart by Tamara McKinley( Book )
5 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 204 libraries worldwide
It is 1942 and England is at war. Mary Jones has just celebrated her eighteenth birthday and said goodbye to her childhood sweetheart Jack, when she learns that her house has taken a direct hit during a tip and run raid. With both her parents dead and her home destroyed, a distraught Mary moves in with Jack's parents. But her father's trunk is still intact amid the ruins, and Mary discovers a shocking secret in his diaries
Sealed with a loving kiss by Tamara McKinley( Book )
5 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
This is the gripping new Second World War novel from Sunday Times Top Ten bestselling author of While We're Apart. After the death of her parents in a bombing raid, Mary Jones discovers a secret in the pages of father's diaries. Her search for the truth brings her to Cliffehaven on the south coast. Here, she finds work at the Kodak factory, sifting through the Airgraphs which are being sent from all over the world by the men and women in the armed forces, and by their loved ones. All the while she longs for news of her own sweetheart, fighting in Europe. With the help of Peggy Reilly and her family at Beach View Boarding House Mary starts to build a new life for herself. But events that happened eighteen years before still echo, and should a promise Peggy made then be broken, it will have a devastating affect not only on Mary, but them all
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Tamara McKinley Australian author
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Тамара Маккинли
English (157)
German (134)
French (57)
Dutch (46)
Swedish (45)
Spanish (12)
Czech (12)
Finnish (4)
Croatian (2)
Slovenian (1)
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