Nadia Wheatley

Nadia Wheatley

Nadia Wheatley is an Australian writer whose work includes picture books, novels, biography and history. She is perhaps best known for her classic picture book My Place.

'Sunday at Glen Alice' by Nadia Wheatley

December 1990–January 1991, no. 127 01 December 1990
'Sunday at Glen Alice' by Nadia Wheatley
The campaign to save Nutcote, the home of children’s author, May Gibbs, has reminded Nadia Wheatley of her childhood reading. In this essay in the Australian Voices series sponsored by Telecom Australia, she looks at the role played by Australian authors in shaping the way we see ourselves and our environment. Robin redbreasts and muffins may be all very well, but that’s not the whole story if ... (read more)