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y separately published work icon The Story of Rosy Dock single work   picture book   children's  
Alternative title: The Story of Rosie Dock
Issue Details: First known date: 1995... 1995 The Story of Rosy Dock
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AbstractHistoryArchive Description

"For thousands of years changes in the Australian desert landscape have been made by the wind and sometimes the rain, but when settlers from Europe arrive with seeds, the wilderness undergoes a different change."

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Notes

  • Adapted for the 1995 film The Story of Rosy Dock. Adapted by Jeannie Baker and narrated by Michael Craig

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Milsons Point, North Sydney - Lane Cove area, Sydney Northern Suburbs, Sydney, New South Wales,: Red Fox , 1998 .
      Description: chiefly col. illus.
      ISBN: 0091839459 (pbk.)
Alternative title: Ein Garten in der Wueste: Die Geschichte von Rosy Dock
Language: German
    • Modling,
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      Austria,
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      Western Europe, Europe,
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      Vienna,
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      Austria,
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      Western Europe, Europe,
      :
      St. Gabriel ,
      1998 .
      Extent: 32p.
      ISBN: 370726565X

Works about this Work

Passion, Pedagogy and the Political : Looking Back, Looking Forward Lyn Wilkinson , 2011 single work criticism
— Appears in: English in Australia , vol. 46 no. 2 2011; (p. 27-35)
What About the Wobbly Bits? Wendy Blaxland , 2000 single work criticism
— Appears in: Classroom , vol. 19 no. 3 2000; (p. 26-29)
Australian illustrators discuss the censorship in picture books. The differences between censorship in Australia and the U.S. publishing is also discussed.
The Children's Book Council of Australia Annual Awards 1996 1996 single work criticism
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , August vol. 40 no. 3 1996; (p. 3-11)
Untitled Coral Newman , 1995 single work review
— Appears in: Fiction Focus : New Titles for Teenagers , vol. 9 no. 1 1995; (p. 6-7)

— Review of The Story of Rosy Dock Jeannie Baker , 1995 single work picture book
Untitled Julie Taylor , 1995 single work review
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , August vol. 39 no. 3 1995; (p. 18)

— Review of The Story of Rosy Dock Jeannie Baker , 1995 single work picture book
Untitled Coral Newman , 1995 single work review
— Appears in: Fiction Focus : New Titles for Teenagers , vol. 9 no. 1 1995; (p. 6-7)

— Review of The Story of Rosy Dock Jeannie Baker , 1995 single work picture book
Untitled Linnet Hunter , 1995 single work review
— Appears in: Viewpoint : On Books for Young Adults , Spring vol. 3 no. 3 1995; (p. 30)

— Review of The Story of Rosy Dock Jeannie Baker , 1995 single work picture book
Bulletin board 1995 single work review
— Appears in: Classroom , July vol. 15 no. 5 1995; (p. 51)

— Review of The Story of Rosy Dock Jeannie Baker , 1995 single work picture book
Untitled R. S. , 1995 single work review
— Appears in: The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books , March vol. 48 no. 7 1995;

— Review of The Story of Rosy Dock Jeannie Baker , 1995 single work picture book
Untitled Kay Weisman , 1995 single work review
— Appears in: The School Librarian , August vol. 43 no. 3 1995;

— Review of The Story of Rosy Dock Jeannie Baker , 1995 single work picture book
The Children's Book Council of Australia Annual Awards 1996 1996 single work criticism
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , August vol. 40 no. 3 1996; (p. 3-11)
Passion, Pedagogy and the Political : Looking Back, Looking Forward Lyn Wilkinson , 2011 single work criticism
— Appears in: English in Australia , vol. 46 no. 2 2011; (p. 27-35)
Jeannie Baker : Fired Up About Place Pam Macintyre , 1995 single work criticism biography
— Appears in: Viewpoint : On Books for Young Adults , Summer vol. 3 no. 4 1995; (p. 9-11)
Interview format
What About the Wobbly Bits? Wendy Blaxland , 2000 single work criticism
— Appears in: Classroom , vol. 19 no. 3 2000; (p. 26-29)
Australian illustrators discuss the censorship in picture books. The differences between censorship in Australia and the U.S. publishing is also discussed.
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