Hitler's Daughter

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Hitler's Daughter
Hitlers daughter jackie french cover.jpg
The Australian first edition cover of Hitler's Daughter.
Author Jackie French
Country  Australia
Language English
Genre Children's literature
Publisher HarperCollins
Publication date
1999 by jack williams

Hitler's Daughter is a children's novel by Australian children's author Jackie French. It was first published in 1999, and is one of French's most critically acclaimed books.

Awards and nominations[edit]

  • Won - CBCA Children's Book of the Year Award: Younger Readers[1] (2000)
  • Won - Sanderson Young Adult Audio Book of the Year Awards: Vision Australia Library (2000)
  • Won - UK National Literacy Association WOW! Award
  • Won - Semi-Grand Prix Award (Japan)
  • Won - Notable Book, US Library Association Notable Book
  • Won - Kids Own Australian Literature Award: Roll of Honour (2007)
  • Won - Kids Own Australian Literature Award: Roll of Honour (2008)
  • Shortlisted - Books I Love Best Yearly: Older Readers Award (2001)
  • Shortlisted - West Australian Young Readers' Book Award (2002)
  • Shortlisted - Kids Own Australian Literature Award (2002)
  • Shortlisted - Canberra's Own Outstanding List (2002)
  • Shortlisted - Young Australian Best Book Award (2002)
  • Shortlisted - Children's Choice Book Awards: Older Readers
  • Shortlisted - Young Australian Best Book Award: Fiction for Older Readers (2007)
  • Shortlisted - Young Australian Best Book Award: Fiction for Older Readers (2008)
  • Shortlisted - Kids Own Australian Literature Award: Favourite Book of 2008 (2008)
  • Named a "Blue Ribbon" book by the Bulletin for the Center of Children's Books in the USA (2003)
  • Admitted to the Kids' Own Australian Literature Awards' Hall of Fame[2]

Adaptations[edit]

  • Hitler's Daughter: The Play, adapted by Monkey Baa Theatre

References[edit]