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Dingo

Charles de Lint

Dingo

by Charles de Lint

  • 81 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Firebird in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Supernatural -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Space and time -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Sisters -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Twins -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Dingo -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Fathers and sons -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Single-parent families -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Mythology, Aboriginal Australian -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Supernatural -- Fiction.,
  • Space and time -- Fiction.,
  • Sisters -- Fiction.,
  • Twins -- Fiction.,
  • Dingo -- Fiction.,
  • Fathers and sons -- Fiction.,
  • Single-parent families -- Fiction.,
  • Mythology, Aboriginal Australian -- Fiction.,
  • Fantasy.

  • About the Edition

    Seventeen-year-old Miguel Schreiber and a long-term enemy are drawn into a strange dream world when they fall in love with shapeshifting sisters from Australia--twins hiding from a cursed ancestor who can only be freed with the girls" cooperation.

    Edition Notes

    StatementCharles de Lint.
    GenreJuvenile fiction., Fiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.D383857 Din 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination213 p. ;
    Number of Pages213
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18569168M
    ISBN 100142408166
    ISBN 109780142408162
    LC Control Number2007031716

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    Many present-day Australians see the dingo as a threat and a pest to human production systems. An alternative viewpoint, which is more in tune with Indigenous culture, allows others to see the dingo as a means to improve human civilisation. The dingo has thus become trapped between the status of pest animal and totemic creature. This book helps readers to recognise this dichotomy, as a deeper. Today the dingo - Australia's native dog - is threatened by extinction and faces conservation problems comparable to those that beset North American wolves and coyotes. In a work of natural history that reveals both the captivating and the harsh faces of the Australian outback, the world's leading expert on dingoes presents what is currently known about their ancestry, biology, behavior, and 5/5(1).

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Nov 07,  · Basically, "Dingo" Dingo book the pattern of many Dingo book de Lint's novels: protagonists meet person(s) with strange qualities, get sucked into world of mythical creatures/dreams/spirits, and find their way out again. But "Dingo" didn't seem original or exciting enough to really stand on its own as a good example of de Lint's work.4/5(23).

Dec 26,  · DINGO is a non-fiction children’s book that follows a day in the life of an average dingo. In book can serve as a catalyst for someone who is interested in knowing more about dingoes. It is accompanied by impressionistic oil paintings.

While some of the paintings are beautiful, they make it difficult to make out many images in the story.3/5(1). Dingo's is the perfect story for teachers, parents, grandparents to share encouragement to anyone finding their identity. Special pricing and shipping is available for educators, groups, libraries, book clubs and Children's Hospitals to name a few.

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A beautiful book about dingoes, illustrated with oil paintings and using dual text to tell both a narrative story and informative facts. flag Like · see review Debra Branigan rated it really liked it/5. "Dingo" - written by Charles de Lint and published in by Firebird, an imprint of Penguin Group.

I became interested in this author when some of his titles appeared on a Firebird fantasy list in another book/5. Dingo is a novel by the French novelist and playwright Octave Mirbeau ().

Plot summary. Completed by Mirbeau's long-time friend Léon Werth, when the author's ill health prevented him from writing the concluding chapters, Dingo, Mirbeau's final novel, appeared inAuthor: Octave Mirbeau. Deadly Dingo Books is a specialist publisher of First Nations writers and creatives with a focus on Poetry.

We are an imprint of Wild Dingo Press virtuosobs.com recently launched with the Kerry Reed-Gilbert Award for a First Nations Poet administer by. The largest and the most extensive language learning program for children.

Available in 52 languages. Online language lessons, games, books & songs for kids. An inspiration for Rose―and a touchstone throughout her book―is the endangered dingo of Australia. The dingo is not the first animal to face extinction, but its story is particularly disturbing because the threat to its future is being actively engineered by virtuosobs.com by: Dingo book.

Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. All of Australia′s dingoes may be descended from one south-east Asian ‘rubbish /5.

The dingo (scientific name: Canis dingo, taxonomic classification: Canis familiaris, Canis familiaris dingo, Canis lupus dingo, or Canis dingo) is a dog that is found in Australia. Its taxonomic classification is debated. It is a medium-sized canine that possesses a lean, hardy body adapted for speed, agility, and stamina.

The dingo's three main coat colours are: light ginger or tan, black and Class: Mammalia. Dingo and Meiling’s story deals with issues of human trafficking, bureaucratic corruption, and vigilante justice.

This book contains darker themes that may trigger some readers. Coming February 14th A Dingo Ate My Math Book: Mathematics from Down Under. by Burkard Polster and Marty Ross | Dec 27, out of 5 stars 1.

Paperback $ $ Get it as soon as Tue, Sep FREE Shipping by Amazon. Only 16 left in stock (more on the way). More Buying Choices $ (24 used & new offers). The Giant Devil Dingo () is a picture book for children by Dick Roughsey.

It describes how the dreamtime devil-dingo, Gaiya, of lower Cape York Peninsula mythology was domesticated to become man's friend and helper.

Artwork from the book is held by the National Museum of Australia. ReceptionAuthor: Dick Roughsey. Sep 01,  · This is a very informative book about the Australian dingo and the author passionately argues against the dingo control and the "purity"-mania as well as the flaws in the current practices to identify "pure" dingoes as well as the flaws of the concept of purity itself/5.

Mandingo is a novel by Kyle Onstott, published in The book is set in the s in the antebellum South primarily around Falconhurst, a fictional plantation in Alabama owned by the planter Warren Maxwell.

The narrative centers on Maxwell, his son Hammond, and the Mandingo slave Ganymede, or Mede. Mandingo is a tale of cruelty toward the black people of that time and place, detailing the Author: Kyle Onstott. Azaria Chantel Loren Chamberlain (11 June – 17 August ) was an Australian two-month-old baby girl who was killed by a dingo on the night of 17 Auguston a family camping trip to Uluru (then widely known as Ayers Rock) in the Northern virtuosobs.com body was never found.

Her parents, Lindy and Michael Chamberlain, reported that she had been taken from their tent by a virtuosobs.comtions: Lindy: life imprisonment, Michael: month. The dingo is legendary as Australia's wild dog, though it also occurs in Southeast Asia.

The Australian animals may be descendents of Asian dingoes that were introduced to the continent some 3. Her tawny eyes flash in the low-slung sun. Dingo listens. Dusk is a busy time. Dusk is the time for hunting. This lyrical non-fiction picture book is written by award-winning author Claire Saxby and stunningly illustrated by fine artist Tannya Harricks.

About the Author Claire Saxby is an award-winning and bestselling picture book author.With its roots in the early 70s, Dingo was one of the first lifestyle boot brand, and it was specifically designed for a socially aware, fashion-conscious generation. Many influencers, including professional football players, have worn Dingo boots over the years, adding a level of prestige and identity that remains intact today.Dingo book.

Poetic language and glorious illustrations follow a dingo from the comfort of her pack into the darkening landscape in search of food for her family.

Can you see her? There -- deep in the stretching shadows -- a dingo. Her pointed ears twitch. Her tawny eyes flash in the low-slung sun. Dingo leaves her sleeping pups with her mate and lifts her head to smell the air.