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The Resource Miss Franklin : how Miles Franklin's brilliant career began, Libby Hathorn ; illustrated by Phil Lesnie

Miss Franklin : how Miles Franklin's brilliant career began, Libby Hathorn ; illustrated by Phil Lesnie

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Miss Franklin : how Miles Franklin's brilliant career began
Title
Miss Franklin
Title remainder
how Miles Franklin's brilliant career began
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Libby Hathorn ; illustrated by Phil Lesnie
Title variation
Miss Franklin
Title variation remainder
how Miles Franklins brilliant career began
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Language
eng
Summary
This is a story about iconic Australian writer Stella Miles Franklin, namesake of two major literary prizes, during her brief but formative time as a governess in rural New South Wales. Teenager Stella Miles Franklin has to work to help support her family. Stella is unhappy in her job and longs for the freedom and excitement of city life. While working, she meets a young orphan girl, Imp, who is almost as feisty as Stella herself, and who spurs the older girl to follow her dreams. Inspired by events in Miles Franklin's life, MISS FRANKLIN is told by multi-award-winning author Libby Hathorn and acclaimed illustrator Phil Lesnie, and includes a facts page about Stella Miles Franklin
Summary
This is a story about iconic Australian writer Stella Miles Franklin, namesake of two major literary prizes, during her brief but formative time as a governess in rural New South Wales. Teenager Stella Miles Franklin has to work to help support her family. Stella is unhappy in her job and longs for the freedom and excitement of city life. While working, she meets a young orphan girl, Imp, who is almost as feisty as Stella herself, and who spurs the older girl to follow her dreams. Inspired by events in Miles Franklin's life, MISS FRANKLIN is told by multi-award-winning author Libby Hathorn and acclaimed illustrator Phil Lesnie, and includes a facts page about Stella Miles Franklin.
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Character
Illustration
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10781193
Cataloging source
ANL
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Hathorn, Libby
Dewey number
A823.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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Lesnie, Phil
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True
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  • Franklin, Miles
  • Orphans
  • Governesses
  • Country life
  • Biographical fiction
Target audience
juvenile
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how Miles Franklin's brilliant career began
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Miss Franklin : how Miles Franklin's brilliant career began, Libby Hathorn ; illustrated by Phil Lesnie
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Publication
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volume
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  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000065025962
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780734417879
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1085146528
Label
Miss Franklin : how Miles Franklin's brilliant career began, Libby Hathorn ; illustrated by Phil Lesnie
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000065025962
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780734417879
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1085146528

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