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Melina Marchetta

Geburtstag: 25. März 1965
Andere Namen: מלינה מארג'יטה

Melina Marchetta is an Australian writer and teacher. Marchetta is best known as the author of novels, Looking for Alibrandi, Saving Francesca and On the Jellicoe Road. She has twice been awarded the CBCA Children's Book of the Year Award: Older Readers, in 1993 and 2004. For Jellicoe Road she won the 2009 Michael L. Printz Award from the American Library Association, recognising the year's best book for young adults. Marchetta holds a name for being one of the more prominent Australian Authors of present time in Young-Adult Fiction.

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„This is war," he say quietly.
"Well thank God you're dressed for it, Griggs.“

—  Melina Marchetta, buch On the Jellicoe Road

Quelle: On the Jellicoe Road

„Hold my hand because I might disappear.“

—  Melina Marchetta, buch On the Jellicoe Road

Quelle: On the Jellicoe Road

„Be prepared for the worst, my love, for it lives next door to the best.“

—  Melina Marchetta, Finnikin of the Rock

Quelle: Finnikin of the Rock

„Is a person worth more because they have someone to grieve for them?“

—  Melina Marchetta, buch On the Jellicoe Road

Quelle: On the Jellicoe Road

„Comfort zones are overrated. They make you lazy.“

—  Melina Marchetta

Quelle: Saving Francesca

„Because being part of him isn't just anything. It's kind of everything.“

—  Melina Marchetta, buch On the Jellicoe Road

Quelle: On the Jellicoe Road

„From this distance everything is so bloody perfect.“

—  Melina Marchetta, buch On the Jellicoe Road

Quelle: On the Jellicoe Road

„Because without our language, we have lost ourselves. Who are we without our words?“

—  Melina Marchetta, Finnikin of the Rock

Quelle: Finnikin of the Rock

„And life goes on, which seems kind of strange and cruel when you're watching someone die.“

—  Melina Marchetta, buch On the Jellicoe Road

Quelle: On the Jellicoe Road

„How can you just forget a person completely until the moment you see his face again?“

—  Melina Marchetta, buch On the Jellicoe Road

Quelle: On the Jellicoe Road

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