Shaw, Patricia 1928-
Most widely held works by Patricia Shaw
The feather and the stone by Patricia Shaw ( Book )
19 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 710 libraries worldwide
An epic chronicle of modern Australia's turbulent birth. Sibell Delahunty takes a job as secretary companion to Charlotte Hamilton in the Northern Territory where the rigours of an isolated cattle station come as a tremendous shock. Her courage and endurance are to be tested to the utmost before she feels truly at home in her adopted country.
River of the sun by Patricia Shaw ( Book )
13 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 657 libraries worldwide
Two strikingly different women struggle to find fortune and love in Australia during the 1860s gold rush.
Where the willows weep by Patricia Shaw ( Book )
11 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 597 libraries worldwide
In the 1850s, in Australia, a woman faces a dilemma. The man she loves is married and might never leave his wife. In the meantime she is penniless and a wealthy widower is proposing marriage. Keep waiting or marry? The background is a war against the Aborigines.
Cry of the rain bird by Patricia Shaw ( Book )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and German and held by 565 libraries worldwide
A tale of romance and adventure on a sugar plantation in Australia. It begins when the new owner moves in with his wife and sister-in-law. The wife is attracted to the dashing plantation manager while the sister-in-law has an affair with the owner. By the author of Where the Willows Weep.
Fires of fortune by Patricia Shaw ( Book )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 458 libraries worldwide
A half-caste in Australia's outback must chose between love and revenge. When a white doctor refuses to treat his mother and she dies, Ben Beckman embarks on a campaign of revenge, then he meets Phoebe, the doctor's daughter. By the author of Where Willows Weep.
Storm Bay by Patricia Shaw ( Book )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 239 libraries worldwide
A transport ship is carrying prisoners to Tasmania, Pastor Bob Cookson offers solace to the men; Angus McLeod, a rights worker; farmer Lester Harris; Sean Shanahan, seperated from the love of his life. Cookson is shocked that the offences are trival; he suspects a conspiracy to empty British prisons, but finds a more sinister motive.
The dream seekers by Patricia Shaw ( Book )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 217 libraries worldwide
In 1870s Hamburg, Father Beitz and a group of pioneers settle in Australia. The trials of their new home almost force the community to disintegrate, but a combination of courage and determination carries them beyond their fears. But a new threat awaits ... a murderer has begun his journey from Hamburg. Can the Aborigine mystic warn them in time?
On Emerald Downs by Patricia Shaw ( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 215 libraries worldwide
Ten years after he took shelter with the Queensland Aborigines, Jack Drew - an escaped convict - decides to return to civilization. He finds his views on aboriginals and convicts at odds with the society he now lives in, and he is horrified when forced to fight against the people who helped him.
The five winds by Patricia Shaw ( Book )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and German and held by 213 libraries worldwide
The glittering fields by Patricia Shaw ( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and German and held by 209 libraries worldwide
A cross of stars by Patricia Shaw ( Book )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in German and English and held by 195 libraries worldwide
Waiting for the thunder by Patricia Shaw ( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
The Hamilton and Oatley families, owners of outback cattle stations, prepareto leave for Darwin, Looking forward to a few months of relaxation, but an Aborigine gueilla fighter is in the district causing havoc. This couldn't have come at a worse time ; William Oatley is coping with family scandal and Zack Hamilton is trying to save his marriage.
Orchid bay by Patricia Shaw ( Book )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 173 libraries worldwide
A chance meeting with Mal Willoughby involves Emilie Tissington in a controversy of murder and intrigue that will ruin her reputation. Just as the friendship blossoms, Mal is threatened with hanging for a crime he didn't commit. This is a story of innocence and fierce loyalty. Their journey into the unknown has surprising consequences.
The opal seekers by Patricia Shaw ( Book )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and German and held by 167 libraries worldwide
Spanning half a century of dramatic change, this is a rich and vibrant story of triumph and loss and of the bravery and determination of those who carved out an existence for themselves in the beautiful but unforgiving land of Australia.
Mango Hill by Patricia Shaw ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
Dolina lagun by Patricia Shaw ( Book )
12 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 31 libraries worldwide
A classic saga about the pioneering men and women whose spirit, courage and greed pushed back the frontiers of an unforgiving land: Australia.
Sonnenfeuer Roman by Patricia Shaw ( Book )
9 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in German and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Bay of exiles by Patricia Shaw ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Heisse Erde Roman by Patricia Shaw ( Book )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in German and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Weites wildes Land Roman by Patricia Shaw ( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in German and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Aboriginal Australians Audiobooks Australia Australian fiction British Convict ships English False arrest Families Fiction Frontier and pioneer life Fugitives from justice Germans Gold mines and mining Governesses Great Britain Historical fiction Historical fiction History Ireland Land reform Land tenure Large type books Love stories Manners and customs Man-woman relationships Mothers and sons Murder Northern Territory Opal mines and mining Penal transportation Politicians Precious stones Queensland Queensland--Brisbane Race relations Racially mixed people Ranchers Ranch life Revenge Rural conditions Sheep ranches Social history Sugar trade Talking books Tasmania Western Australia Women pioneers Young men Young women
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