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y separately published work icon A Promised Land? selected work   novel   young adult  
Issue Details: First known date: 2001... 2001 A Promised Land?
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Contents

* Contents derived from the St Lucia, Indooroopilly - St Lucia area, Brisbane - North West, Brisbane, Queensland,:University of Queensland Press , 2001 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
The Boys from Bondi, Alan Collins , 1987 single work novel young adult
Jacob and Solly Kaiser's world suddenly falls apart when they are pitched into the alien world of a Sydney children's home. It is the 1930's, Depression-time, clouded by the rise of Fascism in Europe. Tragedy and comedy intermingle as Jacob steps through the minefield of his teenage years to discover his own place in the world.
(p. 1-143)
Going Home, Alan Collins , 1993 single work novel young adult
Set in Sydney and Palestine in 1947, this novel continues the odyssey of Jacob Kaiser. At odds with post-war Australian society, Jacob yearns for the pioneering life in the emerging Jewish State of Israel. But Ruti, his childhood sweetheart, no longer shares such dreams. Eventually, someone very different joins Jacob in his search for fulfilment.
(p. 145-288)
Joshua, Alan Collins , 1995 single work novel young adult
It is 1967. The Vietnam War is at its height. Joshua and his father are committed pacifists. On Joshua's twentieth birthday a chain of events is set in motion which leads him on a journey for identity. While being pursued by Federal police and Israeli secret agents he finds romance, friendship, and perhaps peace.
(p. 289-417)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Works about this Work

Untitled Janette Offerman , 2002 single work review
— Appears in: Fiction Focus : New Titles for Teenagers , vol. 16 no. 1 2002; (p. 26-27)

— Review of A Promised Land? Alan Collins , 2001 selected work novel
Untitled Kerry Neary , 2001 single work review
— Appears in: Magpies: Talking About Books for Children , September vol. 16 no. 4 2001; (p. 38)

— Review of A Promised Land? Alan Collins , 2001 selected work novel
Untitled Kerry Neary , 2001 single work review
— Appears in: Magpies: Talking About Books for Children , September vol. 16 no. 4 2001; (p. 38)

— Review of A Promised Land? Alan Collins , 2001 selected work novel
Untitled Janette Offerman , 2002 single work review
— Appears in: Fiction Focus : New Titles for Teenagers , vol. 16 no. 1 2002; (p. 26-27)

— Review of A Promised Land? Alan Collins , 2001 selected work novel
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