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              Books by Nadia Wheatley

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              Luke's Way of Looking

              Luke's Way of Looking (Paperback)

              By Wheatley, Nadia; Illustrated by Ottley, Matt

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              Luke's Way of Looking by Nadia Wheatley and Matt Ottley is an award-winning story that celebrates what it means to be different.All the boys in Luke's class see things the same way - except for Luke, who has his own special way of looking. Luke feels as if he doesn't fit in. And ...then one day he discovers a place that feels like home. Suddenly, the whole world changes.
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              ISBN 9781921977725
              Published NZ 1 Jun 2012
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 3-5 years
              Series Walker Classic
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              The House that Was Eureka: Text Classics
               

              The House that Was Eureka: Text Classics (Paperback)

              By Wheatley, Nadia; Introduction by Jordan, Toni

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              It's 1981 and Evie is sixteen. She has left school but can't find work, and her family has just moved into the run-down inner Sydney suburb of Newtown. Noel lives in the adjoining terrace house. He's fifteen, not taking school seriously and fed up with looking after his ancient b...ed-ridden grandmother. As a friendship grows between Evie and Noel, the past is set back in motion, and the events of the 1930s Depression era begin to play out in the high-unemployment times of the early 1980s, and the house again is the centre of the Sydney anti-eviction campaign of 1931. Based on historical fact, meticulously researched, The House That Was Eureka is a critically acclaimed novel about a history we all share.
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              ISBN 9781922147189
              Published NZ 25 Sep 2013
              Publisher Text Publishing
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Series Text Classics
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              Going Bush
               

              Going Bush (Hardback, New title)

              By Wheatley, Nadia; Illustrated by Searle, Ken

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              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 writ...ing. Ages 7-12.
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              ISBN 9781741149111
              Published NZ 1 Mar 2007
              Publisher Allen & Unwin
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              My Australian Story: Banner Bold

              My Australian Story: Banner Bold (Paperback)

              By Wheatley, Nadia

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              Something is happening. I can hear bullets going off, and people are running down towards the Eureka field ...In 1854 Rosa Aarons and her family travel from London to the goldfield at Ballarat. She makes new friends, learns to ride a horse, and helps her family get by. Soon Rosa ...becomes caught up in one of the most dramatic events in Australian history: the Eureka Stockade. As the battle between the miners and the soldiers rages around her, Rosa's main concern is the safety of her beloved Papa.
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              ISBN 9781741697773
              Published NZ 1 Feb 2011
              Publisher SCHOLASTIC AUSTRALIA PTY LTD
              Interest Age Children
              Series Banner Bold
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              Australians All: A History of Growing Up from the Ice Age to the Apology

              Australians All: A History of Growing Up from the Ice Age to the Apology (Paperback)

              Illustrated by Searle, Ken; By Wheatley, Nadia

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              Winner of the Young People's History Prize in the 2014 NSW Premier's History Awards, this is a lavish and comprehensive history of Australia told through the eyes of young people.

              ISBN 9781760290498
              Published NZ 23 Sep 2015
              Publisher Allen & Unwin
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Sneaky Little Revolutions: Selected essays of Charmian Clift

              Sneaky Little Revolutions: Selected essays of Charmian Clift (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Wheatley, Nadia

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              A new edition of Charmian Clift's essays, selected and introduced by her biographer Nadia Wheatley, drawn from the weekly newspaper column Clift wrote through the turbulent and transformative years of the 1960s.

              ISBN 9781742237442
              Published NZ 1 Apr 2022
              Publisher NewSouth Publishing
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Her Mother's Daughter: A Memoir

              Her Mother's Daughter: A Memoir (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Wheatley, Nadia

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              Born in Australia in 1949, author Nadia Wheatley grew up with a sense of the mystery of her parents' marriage. Caught in the crossfire between an independent woman and a controlling man, the child became a player in the deadly game. Was she her mother's daughter, or her father's ...creature? After her mother's death, the ten-year-old began writing down the stories her mother had told her-of a Cinderella-like childhood, followed by an escape into a career as an army nurse in Palestine and Greece, and as an aid-worker in the refugee camps of post-war Germany. Some fifty years later, the finished memoir is not only a loving tribute but an investigation of the bewildering processes of memory itself.
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              ISBN 9781925603491
              Published NZ 2 Jul 2018
              Publisher Text Publishing
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Going Bush

              Going Bush (Paperback)

              Illustrated by Searle, Ken; By Wheatley, Nadia

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              The award-winning journey of friendship and harmony involving sixteen children from eight schools in south-west Sydney as they explore their local environment and work collaboratively on art and writing.

              ISBN 9781743316795
              Published NZ 28 Sep 2013
              Publisher Allen & Unwin
              Interest Age 7-9 years
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              Playground: Listening to Stories from Country and from Inside the Heart

              Playground: Listening to Stories from Country and from Inside the Heart (Hardback)

              Illustrated by Searle, Ken; By Wheatley, Nadia

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              We use the bush as our school and as our playground, says one of the many Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people whose voices combine in this anthology of true stories about childhood, compiled from a wide range of memoirs and oral histories.

              ISBN 9781742370972
              Published NZ 1 Jun 2011
              Publisher Allen & Unwin
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Being Along With Oneself
               

              Being Along With Oneself (Paperback)

              By Clift, Charmian; Edited by Wheatley, Nadia

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              ISBN 9780207166235
              Published NZ 1 May 1991
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Imprint
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