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A Rose for the ANZAC boys: A Rose for the ANZAC boys

A guide for year nine students studying Jackie French's novel 'A Rose for the ANZAC boys'.

A Rose for the ANZAC Boys


The novel, A Rose for the ANZAC boys by Jackie French can be found in the Resource Centre in the fiction shelves at FREN. Jackie French's writing career spans 17 years, 48 wombats, 132 books,23 languages,3,721 bush rats and over 50 awards in Australia and overseas. Jackie is Australian Children's Laureate for 2014/15. Explore all this and more about Jackie French.


Historical Context

Access background information and information on the historical context of the novel to enhance your understanding.

This published guide is useful for general information about World War One and the ANZACs


World War One Novels


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Picture Books to futher explore themes in the novel.