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              Books by Richard Yaxley

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              A New Kind of Everything

              A New Kind of Everything (Paperback)

              By Yaxley, Richard

              • RRP: $19.99
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              After their father's reckless death, the Gallagher family must find new directions. Dinny's mum finds a new form of freedom, but the paths the boys are choosing are pointing them in dangerous directions. Fourteen-year-old Dinny is in danger of repeating his father's behaviour, an...d his older brother Carl sees an opportunity for independence. But when Carl becomes involved in the aggressive agenda of an anti-immigration group, a different crisis develops - leading the family to tragedy, insight, and rebirth.
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              ISBN 9781743834077
              Published NZ 1 Feb 2020
              Publisher SCHOLASTIC AUSTRALIA PTY LTD
              Interest Age Children
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              This is My Song

              This is My Song (Paperback)

              By Yaxley, Richard

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              This is my blood, this is my song. In the early 1940s in Czechoslovakia, Rafael Ullmann and his family are sent to Terezin, the so-called model ghetto for Jewish artists. In the 1970s in Canada, Annie Ullmann lives a predictable, lonely life on a prairie with her reclusive father... and deaf-dumb mother. Thirty years later, in Australia, Joe Hawker is uncertain about himself and his future. Told across three continents and time-lines, This Is My Song is a symphonyencouraging us to find our own music.
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              ISBN 9781760276140
              Published NZ 1 Mar 2017
              Publisher SCHOLASTIC AUSTRALIA PTY LTD
              Interest Age 13+ years
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              This is My Song
                

              This is My Song (EPUB ebook)

              By Yaxley, Richard

              This is my blood, this is my song. In the early 1940s in Czechoslovakia, Rafael Ullmann and his family are sent to Terezin, the so-called model ghetto for Jewish artists. In the 1970s in Canada, Annie Ullmann lives a predictable, lonely life on a prairie with her reclusive father... and deaf-dumb mother. Thirty years later, in Australia, Joe Hawker is uncertain about himself and his future. Told across three continents and time-lines, This Is My Song is a symphony encouraging us to find our own music.
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              ISBN 9781760272203
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              Language en
              Released NZ 1 Mar 2017
              Publisher SCHOLASTIC AUSTRALIA PTY LTD
              Interest Age 13+ years
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              The Happiness Quest
                

              The Happiness Quest (EPUB ebook)

              By Yaxley, Richard

              Tillie Bassett is sad, and she doesn't understand why. Her parents and friends suggest very different, allegedly helpful, remedies. But it is the suggestion of her counsellor, Gilbert the Goldfish, that the answer may lie in finding the nature of happiness. As Tillie embarks upon... her project she discovers that, when it comes to family and friends, nothing is quite as it seems. Secrets are uncovered, old tensions resurface, relationships tangle and untangle, and Tillie realises that everyone struggles balancing sadness and happiness, and living truthfully.
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              ISBN 9781760272753
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              Released NZ 1 Aug 2018
              Publisher SCHOLASTIC AUSTRALIA PTY LTD
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Dramatexts: Creative Practice for Senior Drama Students eBookPLUS (Registration Card)

              Dramatexts: Creative Practice for Senior Drama Students eBookPLUS (Registration Card) (Loose-leaf / Other, Contains 1 Digital online)

              By Yaxley, Richard; Strube, Helen; Davis, Sue; Ryan, Shay; Jones, Adrianne

              • RRP: $51.99
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              Explores the way Drama is 'jumping spaces' from theatre to film to cyberspace. This title is based on the senior Drama syllabus for Queensland.

              ISBN 9780731409617
              Published NZ 1 Oct 2009
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Nelson Queensland English Book 3

              Nelson Queensland English Book 3 (Paperback, New edition)

              By Jorgensen, Majella; Yaxley, Richard; Taylor, Rebecca; King, David; Gardiner, Joanna

              The Nelson Queensland English series consists of three books designed for the learning outcomes of the new 1 - 10 Queensland English syllabus. Book 3 is predominantly aimed at Level 6.

              ISBN 9780170114240
              Published NZ 11 Nov 2004
              Publisher Cengage Learning Australia
              Interest Age Children
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              Nelson Queensland English Book 1

              Nelson Queensland English Book 1 (Paperback, New edition)

              By Uscinski, Steve; Mackay, Lesley; Yaxley, Richard; Jorgensen, Majella

              • RRP: $57.99
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              The Nelson Queensland English series consists of three books designed for the learning outcomes of the new 1 - 10 Queensland English syllabus. Book 1 covers levels 4 and 5.

              ISBN 9780170111294
              Published NZ 30 Oct 2003
              Publisher Cengage Learning Australia
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              Happiness Quest

              Happiness Quest (Paperback)

              By Yaxley, Richard

              • RRP: $19.99
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              illie Bassett is sad, and she doesn't understand why. Her parents and friends suggest very different, allegedly helpful, remedies. But it is the suggestion of her counsellor, Gilbert the Goldfish, that the answer may lie in finding the nature of happiness. As Tillie embarks upon ...her project she discovers that, when it comes to family and friends, nothing is quite as it seems. Secrets are uncovered, old tensions resurface, relationships tangle and untangle, and Tillie realises that everyone struggles balancing sadness and happiness, and living truthfully.
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              ISBN 9781742991993
              Published NZ 1 Aug 2018
              Publisher SCHOLASTIC AUSTRALIA PTY LTD
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Shorts

              Shorts (Paperback)

              By Yaxley, Richard; Kimber, Stephen; Saldais, Maggy; Window, Carolin; Greenwood, Jane

              • RRP: $53.50
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              Shorts is a collection of 16 never-before published short stories. Written to engage the interest of 13-to-16-year-olds, the stories deal with contemporary themes and characters. They can be used to encourage wide reading as well as to explore more deeply the short story form. Fe...atures An introduction to the short story form, including an exemplar Writer's note to introduce each story Activities after each story to enhance understanding and provide ideas for students' own writing 'Springboards' section with story starters, endings and visual stimuli Ideas for teachers
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              ISBN 9780701634438
              Published NZ 27 Jul 1999
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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              DramaTexts: Creative Practice for Senior Drama Students and eBookPLUS
               

              DramaTexts: Creative Practice for Senior Drama Students and eBookPLUS (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Contains 1 Digital (delivered electronically))

              By Strube, Helen; Ryan, Shay; Yaxley, Richard; Beh, Michael; Jones, Adrienne

              • RRP: $74.99
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              This exciting new Drama text explores the way Drama is 'jumping spaces' from theatre to film to cyberspace, and is now supported by eBookPLUS and eGuidePLUS . Although it is based on the new senior Drama syllabus for Queensland, its cutting edge content will make it a sought-afte...r resource for drama teachers everywhere.
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              ISBN 9780731407194
              Published NZ 5 Nov 2009
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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