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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. French has written over 140 books, which have been translated into over 35 languages. She was Australian Children's Laureate for 2014/15 and the 2015 Senior Australian of the Year. 

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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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