y Redback Mansion : Poems selected work   poetry  
Issue Details: First known date: 2002 2002
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This book is a collection of poems for children - sometimes zany, sometimes moving, sometimes humorous. These poems explore many aspects of everyday life on the farm, in the city, at the beach. Animals of all kinds, cubby houses, things that go bump int he night, things that kids all know and relate to, are explored in poetry that is always fun to read.(Libraries Australia record summary).

Notes

  • Dedication: For my family : Kelvin, Tamara, Jared, Natalie, Rochelle, Samuel and Kyle, geat inspiration. Also to Ron who has set my poems free.

Contents

* Contents derived from the Wollongong, Wollongong area, Illawarra, South Coast, New South Wales,: Five Islands Press , 2002 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Icecream Cityi"Icecream city", Lorraine Marwood , 2002 single work poetry (p. 9)
Unwrappingi"You receive it with a smile", Lorraine Marwood , 2002 single work poetry (p. 10)
Photo Fablei"We clicked and encouraged smiles", Lorraine Marwood , 2002 single work poetry (p. 11)
Vegetariani"Potato head", Lorraine Marwood , 2002 single work poetry (p. 12)
Listen, Listeni"listen, listen", Lorraine Marwood , 2002 single work poetry (p. 12)
Earthquake Comingi"I can hear an earthquake coming", Lorraine Marwood , 2002 single work poetry (p. 13)
Note on Doori"This is just to tell you", Lorraine Marwood , 2002 single work poetry (p. 14)
In the Garagei"In the garage", Lorraine Marwood , 2002 single work poetry (p. 15)
Redback Mansioni"The red velvet welcome", Lorraine Marwood , 2002 single work poetry (p. 16)
Burglar Alarmi"It costs nothing to install", Lorraine Marwood , 2002 single work poetry (p. 18)
How Elsei"At dusk", Lorraine Marwood , 2002 single work poetry (p. 18)
Making Wardrobe Spacei"The hutsman spider hangs", Lorraine Marwood , 2002 single work poetry (p. 19)
Crazyi"What is crazy?", Lorraine Marwood , 2002 single work poetry (p. 20)
Walked Overi"An ant just walked over my words", Lorraine Marwood , 2002 single work poetry (p. 21)
Name Pinching Crowsi"In its beak, my name", Lorraine Marwood , 2002 single work poetry (p. 22)
Plaguei"These two plages have I seen, said the boy", Lorraine Marwood , 2002 single work poetry (p. 23)
Mosquitoi"Mosquito comes calling", Lorraine Marwood , 2002 single work poetry (p. 24)
Pincher at the Picnici"Here comes the tongs", Lorraine Marwood , 2002 single work poetry (p. 25)
Cubby Housei"Cubby house engineers", Lorraine Marwood , 2002 single work poetry (p. 27)
Giftsi"can come like ribbons of rain", Lorraine Marwood , 2002 single work poetry (p. 28)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Wollongong, Wollongong area, Illawarra, South Coast, New South Wales,: Five Islands Press , 2002 .
      Extent: 56p.
      Description: illus.
      Note/s:
      • Cover art by Joanne McNamara. Illustrations by Joanne McNamara and Tamara Marwood.
      ISBN: 0864187688 (pbk.)

Works about this Work

Untitled Helen Annand , 2003 single work correspondence
— Appears in: Five Bells , Autumn vol. 10 no. 2 2003; (p. 3)
Untitled Bridh Hancock , 2003 single work review
— Appears in: Studio : A Journal of Christians Writing , Winter no. 91 2003; (p. 34-35)

— Review of Redback Mansion : Poems Lorraine Marwood 2002 selected work poetry
Untitled Michael Haig , 2002 single work review
— Appears in: Five Bells , Spring vol. 9 no. 4 2002; (p. 42)

— Review of Redback Mansion : Poems Lorraine Marwood 2002 selected work poetry
Untitled Lyn Linning , 2002 single work review
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , September vol. 17 no. 4 2002; (p. 32)

— Review of Redback Mansion : Poems Lorraine Marwood 2002 selected work poetry
Untitled Michael Haig , 2002 single work review
— Appears in: Five Bells , Spring vol. 9 no. 4 2002; (p. 42)

— Review of Redback Mansion : Poems Lorraine Marwood 2002 selected work poetry
Untitled Bridh Hancock , 2003 single work review
— Appears in: Studio : A Journal of Christians Writing , Winter no. 91 2003; (p. 34-35)

— Review of Redback Mansion : Poems Lorraine Marwood 2002 selected work poetry
Untitled Lyn Linning , 2002 single work review
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , September vol. 17 no. 4 2002; (p. 32)

— Review of Redback Mansion : Poems Lorraine Marwood 2002 selected work poetry
Untitled Helen Annand , 2003 single work correspondence
— Appears in: Five Bells , Autumn vol. 10 no. 2 2003; (p. 3)
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