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Author Crew, Gary, 1947- author

Title Bright star / Gary Crew, Anne Spudvilas
Published Port Melbourne : Lothian, 1996
Port Melbourne, Victoria : Thomas C. Lothian Pty. Ltd., 1996


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Description 32 pages : colour illlustrations ; 29 cm
Summary The year is 1871. Alicia is a farm girl, doomed to a life of needlework and milking cows - but she is very bright at school, especially at maths and science. When she meets the famous Australian astronomer John Tebbutt, she realises that her future is as limitless as the stars
Analysis Australian
Picture books
Notes For children
Audience Children 12-14 years old
Notes Gary Crew. University of the Sunshine Coast, Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences. Staff
Subject Tebbutt, John, 1834-1917 -- Juvenile fiction.
Tebbutt, John, 1834-1917 -- Fiction.
Tebbutt, John (1834-1916) -- Juvenile fiction
Astronomers -- Juvenile fiction.
Astronomers -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile fiction.
Astronomers -- Australia -- Juvenile fiction.
Astronomy -- Observations -- Juvenile fiction.
Australian fiction.
Comets -- Juvenile fiction.
Sex role -- Juvenile fiction.
Stars -- Observations -- Juvenile fiction.
Women in astronomy -- Juvenile fiction.
Women in science -- Juvenile fiction.
Astronomers -- Fiction.
Dreams -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Picture books.
Illustrated works.
Author Spudvilas, Anne, 1951- illustrator
University of the Sunshine Coast. Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
LC no. abn96019229
ISBN 0850917379