The Guardians single work   short story   children's  
Issue Details: First known date: 2010... 2010 The Guardians
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'Tom has been sent to his Uncle Richard while his mother is in hospital. Tom is fascinated by the decor of the house and the enticing smells coming from the kitchen; both of which are influenced by Richard's wife Mei-Ling's Chinese heritage. When Tom finds a strange temple in the bush, he stumbles into something more unusual than he could have imagined...' (Source: Word Press website)


  • Other formats: Also sound recording. (Read by Daniel Simpson and made available at Sighted 17/05/2012)

Affiliation Notes

  • This work is affiliated with the AustLit subset Asian-Australian Children's Literature and Publishing because it contains a Chinese-Australian character.

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  • Appears in:
    y Worlds Next Door Tehani Croft (editor), Rockingham : FableCroft Publishing , 2010 Z1712802 2010 anthology children's fiction children's fantasy horror science fiction Worlds Next Door contains stories by 25 Australian authors, each illustrated by Australian artists. Many of the authors in the pages are award-winning and well-known writers of children's fiction, and the anthology is compiled to be enjoyed by kids and adults alike. -- From the publication's website at Rockingham : FableCroft Publishing , 2010 pg. 43-52
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