After she moves to the Australian outback following her mother"s death, fifteen-year-old Laura"s friendship with a strange and beautiful dog helps her adjust to a new life with an unfamiliar father and unfriendly stepfamily.
|LC Classifications||PZ7.H2843 Th 1991|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||214 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||214|
|LC Control Number||90019410|
Several of her children's books have won awards in the Children's Book of the Year Awards, including The Tram to Bondi Beach and Thunderwith. She was awarded a Centenary Medal in the year Hallmark Hall of Fame made a movie of her bestselling young adult novel, Thunderwith, re-titled The Echo of Thunder/5(2). 1. The dog Thunderwith is symbolic of a number of ideas in this book. Write your interpretation of what the dog represents for Lara. 2. There has been a film made of this book. Is there anything you think they might have had to change to make this book into a film? What scene would the film have opened with?File Size: KB. thunderwith Download thunderwith or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get thunderwith book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. THUNDERWITH has won numerous awards, including the Children's Book Council Honour Book Award (), the American Library Association Best Book for Young Adults () and was also adapted into the classic tv movie THE ECHO OF THUNDER, starring Judy Davis, who was nominated for an Emmy for her portrayal of Gladwyn.
In her first YA novel, an Australian author vividly portrays present-day farmers in New South Wales's coastal rain forest. Lara has just lost her mother to cancer; a search by kindly neighbors turns up Dad, whom she barely remembers. The two quickly form a comfortable bond, but Dad's new wife, Gladwyn, and their four kids are less welcoming. Gladwyn's resentment borders on Author: Libby Hathorn. Thunderwith Elizabeth Hathorn, Author, Libby Hathorn, Author Little Brown and Company $ (0p) ISBN More By and About This . Thunderwith is now a Hallmark movie entitled The Echo of Thunder – available on video at View the sequel, Chrysalis. Awards & Commendations. Honour Award, Children’s Book Council Awards for older readers, Australia, ; Named an American Library Association Best Book for Young Adults, United States, Once upon a time there lived a girl named Lara. Her mother died due to cancer. Lara hadn't seen her father since she was a toddler. He lived in the ou.
Get this from a library! Thunderwith. [Elizabeth Hathorn] -- After her mother's death, Libby goes to live with her father and stepmother, and their children. Both Libby and her stepmother have problems of adjustment; Honour book The Children's Book. She names him Thunderwith, but, in a dramatic climax, learns that he is really Rover, the bully's abused farm dog. Lara realizes that Thunderwith filled a void until she could accept the spiritual rather than the physical presence of her mother. Characters are deftly drawn, and the plot, enriched by aboriginal mystique, unfolds with ease/5(2). COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle . THUNDERWITH has won numerous awards, including the Children's Book Council Honour Book Award (), the American Library Association Best Book for Young Adults () and was also adapted into the classic tv movie THE ECHO OF THUNDER, starring Judy Davis, who was nominated for an Emmy for her portrayal of Gladwyn/5().