AustLit logo
image of person or book cover 6896848240139515736.jpg
This image has been sourced from online
y separately published work icon The Family Conspiracy single work   children's fiction   children's  
Issue Details: First known date: 1962... 1962 The Family Conspiracy
The material on this page is available to AustLit subscribers. If you are a subscriber or are from a subscribing organisation, please log in to gain full access. To explore options for subscribing to this unique teaching, research, and publishing resource for Australian culture and storytelling, please contact us or find out more.

AbstractHistoryArchive Description

The four Barker children each have a plan to raise money for their mother who is in hospital. The Barkers already face a financial crisis as drought menaces their farm. Things get out of hand, and resourcefulness and courage are needed to save the situation

The Barker children's plans to make money to help out when their mother has to have an operation, and drought threatens their isolated sheep station, lead to unforeseen adventures.

Notes

  • Other formats: Also braille.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Alternative title: Familie-sammensvoergelsen
Language: Danish

Works about this Work

Representations of Mothers and Mothering in Contemporary Australian Children's Literature Margot Hillel , 1997 single work criticism
— Appears in: La Trobe Library Journal , Spring no. 60 1997; (p. 97-107)
Untitled 1963 single work review
— Appears in: New Books for Boys and Girls , January no. 15 1963; (p. 7)

— Review of The Family Conspiracy Joan Phipson , 1962 single work children's fiction
First Prize Nancy Keesing , 1963 single work review
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 13 July vol. 85 no. 4352 1963; (p. 37-38)

— Review of The Family Conspiracy Joan Phipson , 1962 single work children's fiction
First Prize Nancy Keesing , 1963 single work review
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 13 July vol. 85 no. 4352 1963; (p. 37-38)

— Review of The Family Conspiracy Joan Phipson , 1962 single work children's fiction
Untitled 1963 single work review
— Appears in: New Books for Boys and Girls , January no. 15 1963; (p. 7)

— Review of The Family Conspiracy Joan Phipson , 1962 single work children's fiction
Representations of Mothers and Mothering in Contemporary Australian Children's Literature Margot Hillel , 1997 single work criticism
— Appears in: La Trobe Library Journal , Spring no. 60 1997; (p. 97-107)
Last amended 27 May 2014 14:37:46
Newspapers:
    Powered by Trove
    X