The House that Was Eureka: Text Classics
By Nadia Wheatley
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Winner of the New South Wales Premier's Children's Book Award, 1985. It's 1981 and Evie is sixteen. She has left school but can't find work, and her family has just moved into the
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Interest Age
13+ years
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Additional Details

The House that Was Eureka: Text Classics
9781922148254
Text Publishing
25 September 2013
EPUB
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288
670.0 KB
13+ years (13-18)
EN
Reference & Home Learning
Young adult

Awards

Winner of New South Wales Premier's Children's Book Award 1985 (Australia)

Reviews

'Wheatley's book has urgency and a fierce strength...The characters from both eras are alive and flying , freedom fighters who are aware that they are making history.' -- Maurice Saxby The Proof of t...
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Author Biography

Nadia Wheatley is a long-standing fixture of Australian literature having written fiction and non-fiction for both children and adults. Seven of her books have been Children's Book Council of Australia Honour Books including Five Times Dizzy, The House that Was Eurekaand My Place. She has won the New South Wales Premier's Children's Book Prizetwice, forThe House that Was Eureka and Five Times Dizzy and isknown and respected for her contributions to Indigenous communities and the preservation of environment. Nadia is currently the Artist in Residence at The University of Sydney.