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Issue Details: First known date: 1998... 1998 Bring Back the Songs
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  • Also published in braille and sound recording formats.
  • Epigraph: Young people...
    I don't know if they can hold onto this story.
    But now you know this story, and you'll be coming to earth.
    You'll be part of earth when you die.
    You responsible now.
    You got to go with us to earth
    Might be you can hang on...
    hang on to this story...to this earth.
    -Bill Neidje, 'Kakadu Man'

  • Author's note: This novel is a tribute to Aboriginal people who, in telling their stories, are telling the land, and bringing back its songs. - E. H.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • South Melbourne, South Melbourne - Port Melbourne area, Melbourne - Inner South, Melbourne, Victoria,: Hyland House , 1998 .
      Extent: [vi], 158 p.p.
      Description: illus., map.
      ISBN: 1864470380

Works about this Work

Lunches, Launches and Literary Feasts Lyn Linning , Judith Russell , 1998 single work column
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , May vol. 42 no. 2 1998; (p. 6-7)
'Bring Back the Songs' by Elizabeth Hutchins Kevin Steinberger , 1998 single work review
— Appears in: Viewpoint : On Books for Young Adults , Spring vol. 6 no. 3 1998; (p. 29)

— Review of Bring Back the Songs Elizabeth Hutchins , 1998 single work novel
Rediscovering a Lost Past Stephen Matthews , 1998 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 14 November 1998; (p. 22)

— Review of Maggie Jackson's Kid G. K. Saunders , 1998 single work children's fiction ; The Divine Wind Garry Disher , 1998 single work novel ; Bring Back the Songs Elizabeth Hutchins , 1998 single work novel
The Keys to Who You Are Amy King , 1998 single work review
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 18 August 1998; (p. 44)

— Review of Bring Back the Songs Elizabeth Hutchins , 1998 single work novel
Hutchins Fires Indigenous Tribute Katharine England , 1998 single work review
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 18 July 1998; (p. 19)

— Review of Bring Back the Songs Elizabeth Hutchins , 1998 single work novel
Hutchins Fires Indigenous Tribute Katharine England , 1998 single work review
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 18 July 1998; (p. 19)

— Review of Bring Back the Songs Elizabeth Hutchins , 1998 single work novel
The Keys to Who You Are Amy King , 1998 single work review
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 18 August 1998; (p. 44)

— Review of Bring Back the Songs Elizabeth Hutchins , 1998 single work novel
Rediscovering a Lost Past Stephen Matthews , 1998 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 14 November 1998; (p. 22)

— Review of Maggie Jackson's Kid G. K. Saunders , 1998 single work children's fiction ; The Divine Wind Garry Disher , 1998 single work novel ; Bring Back the Songs Elizabeth Hutchins , 1998 single work novel
'Bring Back the Songs' by Elizabeth Hutchins Kevin Steinberger , 1998 single work review
— Appears in: Viewpoint : On Books for Young Adults , Spring vol. 6 no. 3 1998; (p. 29)

— Review of Bring Back the Songs Elizabeth Hutchins , 1998 single work novel
Lunches, Launches and Literary Feasts Lyn Linning , Judith Russell , 1998 single work column
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , May vol. 42 no. 2 1998; (p. 6-7)
Identifying Acceptance Amy King , 1998 single work column
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 18 August 1998; (p. 44)
Last amended 20 Apr 2007 17:36:29
Settings:
  • Port Augusta, Port Augusta area, Mid North South Australia, South Australia,
  • Flinders Ranges, North East South Australia, Far North South Australia, South Australia,
  • Bush,
  • Urban,
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