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McKinley, Tamara

Overview
Works: 115 works in 698 publications in 12 languages and 10,231 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  History  Historical fiction  Sagas  War stories 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: PR9619.4.M39, 823.92
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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 )
59 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 1,016 libraries worldwide
The story of the Whitney family from the first immigrants to modern-day Australia
Matilda's last waltz by Tamara McKinley( Book )
68 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 997 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
Windflowers : a novel of Australia by Tamara McKinley( Book )
46 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 881 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
Legacy by Tamara McKinley( Book )
44 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
Lands beyond the sea by Tamara McKinley( Book )
56 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 712 libraries worldwide
By the 1700s, the Aborigine had lived in harmony with the land in Australia for 60,000 years. But now ghost-ships are arriving, and their very existence is threatened by a terrifying white invasion. When Jonathan Cadwallader leaves Cornwall to sail on the Endeavour, he is forced to abandon his sweetheart, Susan Penhalligan. But an act of brutality will reunite them in the raw and unforgiving penal colony of New South Wales. Billy Penhalligan has survived transportation and clings to the promise of a new beginning. But there will be more suffering before he or his fellow convicts can regard Australia as home
Dreamscapes by Tamara McKinley( Book )
39 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 530 libraries worldwide
Family saga
Firestorm by Tamara McKinley( Book )
27 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 412 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
Kind van de oceaan by Tamara McKinley( Book )
29 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 371 libraries worldwide
1920. Having disobeyed the wishes of her aristocratic family, Lulu Pearson, a young and talented Tasmanian sculptress, finds herself alone in London in the wake of the Great War. The future is looking bright until, on the eve of her first exhibition, Lulu learns she has inherited a racing colt called Ocean Child from a mysterious benefactor, and she must return to her homeland to claim him. Baffled by the news, Lulu boards a ship to Tasmania to uncover the truth behind the strange bequest, but it seems a welcome return is more than she can hope for. Unbeknownst to Lulu, more than a few fortunes ride on Ocean Child's success - it seems everyone from her estranged mother to the stable hands has a part to play, and an interest in keeping the family secrets buried
A kingdom for the brave by Tamara McKinley( Book )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 333 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
Undercurrents by Tamara McKinley( Book )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 308 libraries worldwide
In 1894 the SS Arcadia sets sail from Liverpool. On board are Eva Hamilton and her husband Frederick. A newly married couple setting off for a new life in Australia. Only, a few miles from the Western shores of Australia the Arcadia is hit by an unexpected storm ... Years later, Olivia Hamilton makes the same journey under very different circumstances. Still dealing with the aftermath of her mother's death and her experiences of war torn London, she has returned to her homeland to discover the truth about her birth. For in her late mother's effects, Olivia has discovered her own adoption certificate. Although Eva was never one for hugs and kisses, Olivia had still grown up in the secure knowledge that her mother loved her. This had more than made up for the fact that her older sister had never hidden her dislike. Was these documents the cause of Irene's antipathy' Now Olivia needs Irene's help to discover the truth about her origins. Only the years have not mellowed her sister's hatred. And while Olivia's is determined to pursue her quest for the truth, like Eva Hamilton all those years ago, she has no idea where this journey will take her
Where the heart lies by Tamara McKinley( Book )
5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 252 libraries worldwide
Julie Harris is working in London's East End as a midwife when a bombing raid destroys her family. All she has left is her motherless baby nephew William. Determined to uphold her promise to keep William safe until his father, Bill, returns from war, she accepts a post as a midwife in Cliffehaven. Here they are taken in by 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 vigil by William's bedside, she fears she will lose the boy she has grown to love as her own
There'll be blue skies by Tamara McKinley( Book )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 243 libraries worldwide
Keep smiling through by Tamara McKinley( Book )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 241 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 234 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 her 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. But as she confronts the fact that Adam may not survive his injuries, a telegram arrives. The boat Alice was on has been torpedoed by a German U-boat
All my tomorrows by Tamara McKinley( Book )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 227 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
Some lucky day by Tamara McKinley( Book )
3 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 211 libraries worldwide
Kitty Pargeter loves the life she's leading as a talented young pilot, serving her country. But tragedy strikes when she is forced to crash-land and is badly injured. She is taken to a specialist hospital near Cliffehaven, where she must come to terms with the disabling injury that threatens her career. Then comes the shattering news that her beloved brother has been shot down and is presumed dead. And she wonders if she'll be able to find the courage and fortitude to carry on. As Kitty slowly recovers -she is more determined than ever to return to the job she loves, whatever it takes
Morgenrood by Tamara McKinley( Book )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Dutch and held by 209 libraries worldwide
Als een Australische vrouw een onverwachte erfenis krijgt, ontdekt ze gaandeweg het verhaal van haar overleden moeder
Always in my heart by Tamara McKinley( Book )
6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 206 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
While we're apart by Tamara McKinley( Book )
5 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 184 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
Summer lightning by Tamara McKinley( Book )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 168 libraries worldwide
Een bejaarde vrouw probeert in Australië gerechtigheid te vinden door misstanden uit het verleden van haar Iers-Engelse familie aan de kaak te stellen
 
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Tamara McKinley Australian author
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Тамара Маккинли
Languages
English (146)
German (115)
Swedish (53)
Dutch (49)
French (39)
Spanish (9)
Czech (9)
Finnish (4)
Croatian (2)
Slovenian (1)
Slovak (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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