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Wheatley, Nadia

Works: 127 works in 320 publications in 3 languages and 4,936 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Short stories  Biography  Case studies  Young adult works  Epistolary fiction  Historical fiction  Literature 
Roles: Author, Other, Editor, Author of afterword, colophon, etc.
Classifications: PZ7.W5575, A823.3
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Publications about Nadia Wheatley
Publications by Nadia Wheatley
Most widely held works by Nadia Wheatley
My place by Nadia Wheatley( Book )
37 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 716 libraries worldwide
Depicts life in Australia at different times in its development by viewing one place in different years while moving backwards from 1988 to 1788
The Oxford book of children's stories by Jan Mark( Book )
4 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 595 libraries worldwide
A collection of short stories written for children over the past 250 years by such authors as Louisa May Alcott, Rudyard Kipling, Carl Sandburg, Joan Aiken, and Rosa Guy
Luke's way of looking by Nadia Wheatley( Book )
12 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 326 libraries worldwide
Luke is frustrated by his conservative and overbearing art teacher, until he visits a museum and finds validation for his own special way of looking at the world
Australians all : a history of growing up : from the Ice Age to the apology by Nadia Wheatley( Book )
5 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and held by 233 libraries worldwide
Australians All encompasses the history of our continent from the Ice Age to the Apology, from the arrival of the First Fleet to the Mabo judgement. Brief account of the lives of real young Australians opens up this chronological narrative. Some of the subjects of the eighty mini-biographies have become nationally or even internationally famous. Others were legends in their own families and communities. Meticulously researched, beautifully written and highly readable, Australians All helps us understand who we are, and how we belong to the land we all share. It also shows us who we might be
Playground : listening to stories from country and from inside the heart by Nadia Wheatley( Book )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 224 libraries worldwide
With historical and contemporary photographs, artwork by leading Indigenous artists, and new colour illustrations throughout, this compilation of Indigenous stories gives a fascinating insight into Aboriginal childhood, both traditional and contemporary. Ages 10+
Flight by Nadia Wheatley( Book )
3 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 208 libraries worldwide
Tonight is the night. The family has to flee. They've been tipped off that the authorities are after their blood. Set in biblical times, a small family sets off across a desert in search of refuge from persecution in their own country, and an ancient story becomes a fable for our times. Their journey is beset by heat and thirst, threatening tanks and the loss of their donkey, but eventually they reach a refugee camp where they can wait in safety for asylum in another country. In this first-time collaboration between multi-award-winning author, Nadia Wheatley, and internationally-renowned illustrator, Armin Greder, words and images blend seamlessly to take readers on a journey they will never forget
The house that was Eureka by Nadia Wheatley( Book )
18 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
A time travel novel set in a terrace house in the inner city suburbs of Sydney at the time of the Great Depression
Listening to Mondrian by Nadia Wheatley( Book )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 174 libraries worldwide
Collection of eight short stories in which the characters explore who they are, and how they fit into their family, their community, and their world
Going bush by Nadia Wheatley( Book )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 148 libraries worldwide
A landmark publication from an acclaimed team - a beautiful and exciting picture book containing a message of hope. Nadia Wheatley and Ken Searle help sixteen children from eight schools in south-west Sydney explore their local environment and work collaboratively on art and writing. Ages 7-12
My Place Series 2 by Australian Children's Television Foundation( visu )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
My Place is a rich source of entertainment and education. It is one of the ultimate pieces of episodic literature and now it is on television, involving more than a century of time, lots of kids, and a tree to provide continuity. The second series of My Place adapts the final chapters of the book, written by Nadia Wheatley and Donna Rawlins, into 13 new episodes about 13 children who live in the same place, from 1878-1788 and Before Time. Their special place is the tree that represents a place of belonging. In Series 2 we first meet Henry (1878), an inventor whose machines never actually do what they're supposed to. And there's Johanna (1848) who lives with her grandmother and is looking for her father. We are also introduced to two characters in 1778, Waruwi, an Indigenous girl who encounters a cow for the first time, and Dan, a cabin boy on the First Fleet who tries to compensate Waruwi for her stolen dog. These and the many other stories featured are about the children's adventures and their empowerment. My Place features an extensive cast of acclaimed Australian actors. The series has rich curriculum content that relates directly to the studies of Australia through the learning areas of English, History and Geography
Five times dizzy by Nadia Wheatley( Book )
15 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 141 libraries worldwide
Mareka and her family are newcomers to Australia from Greece. What can Mareka do to help her grandmother feel less unhappy and lost?
The life and myth of Charmian Clift by Nadia Wheatley( Book )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and German and held by 123 libraries worldwide
Beautifully written by well known author Nadia Wheatley, this book deftly untangles fact from fiction and gives us a portrait of this immensely talented woman and the unique literary partnership she shared with George Johnston
Highway by Nadia Wheatley( Book )
7 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 118 libraries worldwide
Picture fiction for older readers
The blooding by Nadia Wheatley( Book )
11 editions published between 1987 and 1997 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
An Australian teenager becomes involved in an anti-logging campaign
A banner bold : the diary of Rosa Aarons, Ballarat Goldfield, 1854 by Nadia Wheatley( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
When young Rosa arrives with her family from London at the diggings on the Ballarat goldfield in 1854, she finds herself a witness to the tumultuous events leading to revolution for social justice for the miners, and records her observations in letters to the friend she left behind in England
Landmarks by Nadia Wheatley( Book )
10 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 104 libraries worldwide
YA. 9 stories by authors such as Allan Baillie and Gillian Rubinstein which explore turning points in the lives of young people. Striking cover
Lucy in the leap year by Nadia Wheatley( Book )
3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
When Lucy's father hurts his back, Lucy learns more about her neighbors and the world
The night Tolkien died by Nadia Wheatley( Book )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Yes. No. True. False...It's multiple choice time for these characters. Twelve stories, and the only thing they have in common is their difference. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
Dancing in the Anzac deli by Nadia Wheatley( Book )
6 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
A suburban delicatessen run by a Greek family is the focus of community life. A sequel to "Five times dizzy."
Trouble in lotus land by Charmian Clift( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
Essays 1964 - 1967
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Alternative Names
Nadia Wheatley Australian writer
Nadia Wheatley escriptora australiana
Nadia Wheatley escritora australiana
Nadia Wheatley kinderboekenschrijfster uit Australië
Nadia Wheatley shkrimtare australianase
Wheatley, Nadia
English (179)
German (1)
French (1)
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