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Issue Details: First known date: 1996 1996
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Working as first-time drovers for Johnny Hart, Lal and Ralph find themselves inching along a dusty, desperate road. There is a future there if only they can outlast the drought, roll with the punches, absorb the knockbacks and stick together. (LA)

Notes

  • Other formats: Also sound recording.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Ringwood, Ringwood - Croydon - Kilsyth area, Melbourne - East, Melbourne, Victoria,: Puffin , 1996 .
      Extent: 204p.
      ISBN: 0140379398

Works about this Work

Joined Souls and Shared Pain Toby Robinson , 2000 single work criticism
— Appears in: Viewpoint : On Books for Young Adults , Autumn vol. 8 no. 1 2000; (p. 12-13)
Writers Up Close Jill Swanwick , 1999 single work column biography
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 30 March 1999; (p. 4-5)
The Children's Book Council of Australia Annual Awards 1997 1997 single work criticism
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , August vol. 41 no. 3 1997; (p. 4-13)
An overview of the entries, shortlisted, and award winners for the 1997 Children's Book Council Book of the Year Award
A Fondness for His Characters Stephen Matthews , 1997 single work biography
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 24 May 1997; (p. C10)
Rich Characterisation, Generosty [sic] of Spirit Stephen Matthews , 1997 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 16 August 1997; (p. C10)

— Review of Johnny Hart's Heroes David Metzenthen 1996 single work novel ; A Bridge to Wiseman's Cove James Moloney 1996 single work novel
Untitled 1996 single work review
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , May vol. 40 no. 2 1996; (p. 16)

— Review of Johnny Hart's Heroes David Metzenthen 1996 single work novel
Fictions Come of Age Nicola Robinson , 1996 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 27-28 July 1996; (p. rev 7)

— Review of The Enemy You Killed Peter McFarlane 1996 single work novel ; Johnny Hart's Heroes David Metzenthen 1996 single work novel ; The Devil Latch Sonya Hartnett 1997 single work novel
All It Takes is a Little Bit of Imagination Stephen Matthews , 1996 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 10 August 1996; (p. C10)

— Review of Green Monkey Dreams : Stories Isobelle Carmody 1996 selected work short story ; Johnny Hart's Heroes David Metzenthen 1996 single work novel ; Checkers John Marsden 1996 single work novel
Big, Brave and Brilliant Barry Carozzi , 1996 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , July no. 182 1996; (p. 60-61)

— Review of Johnny Hart's Heroes David Metzenthen 1996 single work novel ; Killer Boots Wendy Jenkins 1996 single work novel
A Look at . . . YA/Cross Over Novels Rayma Turton , 1996 single work review
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , May vol. 11 no. 2 1996; (p. 49-50)

— Review of The Devil Latch Sonya Hartnett 1997 single work novel ; Johnny Hart's Heroes David Metzenthen 1996 single work novel ; The Enemy You Killed Peter McFarlane 1996 single work novel ; Green Monkey Dreams : Stories Isobelle Carmody 1996 selected work short story
Untitled 1996 single work review
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , May vol. 40 no. 2 1996; (p. 16)

— Review of Johnny Hart's Heroes David Metzenthen 1996 single work novel
Fictions Come of Age Nicola Robinson , 1996 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 27-28 July 1996; (p. rev 7)

— Review of The Enemy You Killed Peter McFarlane 1996 single work novel ; Johnny Hart's Heroes David Metzenthen 1996 single work novel ; The Devil Latch Sonya Hartnett 1997 single work novel
All It Takes is a Little Bit of Imagination Stephen Matthews , 1996 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 10 August 1996; (p. C10)

— Review of Green Monkey Dreams : Stories Isobelle Carmody 1996 selected work short story ; Johnny Hart's Heroes David Metzenthen 1996 single work novel ; Checkers John Marsden 1996 single work novel
Big, Brave and Brilliant Barry Carozzi , 1996 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , July no. 182 1996; (p. 60-61)

— Review of Johnny Hart's Heroes David Metzenthen 1996 single work novel ; Killer Boots Wendy Jenkins 1996 single work novel
Rich Characterisation, Generosty [sic] of Spirit Stephen Matthews , 1997 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 16 August 1997; (p. C10)

— Review of Johnny Hart's Heroes David Metzenthen 1996 single work novel ; A Bridge to Wiseman's Cove James Moloney 1996 single work novel
A Look at . . . YA/Cross Over Novels Rayma Turton , 1996 single work review
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , May vol. 11 no. 2 1996; (p. 49-50)

— Review of The Devil Latch Sonya Hartnett 1997 single work novel ; Johnny Hart's Heroes David Metzenthen 1996 single work novel ; The Enemy You Killed Peter McFarlane 1996 single work novel ; Green Monkey Dreams : Stories Isobelle Carmody 1996 selected work short story
The Children's Book Council of Australia Annual Awards 1997 1997 single work criticism
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , August vol. 41 no. 3 1997; (p. 4-13)
An overview of the entries, shortlisted, and award winners for the 1997 Children's Book Council Book of the Year Award
Writers Up Close Jill Swanwick , 1999 single work column biography
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 30 March 1999; (p. 4-5)
A Fondness for His Characters Stephen Matthews , 1997 single work biography
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 24 May 1997; (p. C10)
Joined Souls and Shared Pain Toby Robinson , 2000 single work criticism
— Appears in: Viewpoint : On Books for Young Adults , Autumn vol. 8 no. 1 2000; (p. 12-13)
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