Chapter 1
Chapter 2
Chapter 3
Chapter 4
Chapter 5
Chapter 6
Chapter 7
Chapter 8
Chapter 9

References and Peace-building Stories

Peace-building Stories

“Herb the Vegetarian Dragon” by Jules Bass illustrated by Debbie Harper (Barefoot Books NY 1999)

“Ignis” by Gina Wison illustrated by P J Lynch (Walker Books London 2001)

“King Midas and the Golden Touch” by Charlotte Craft (Harper Collins Publishers 1999)

“Mole Music” by David McPhail (Henry Holt and Co New York 1999)

“Old Turtle” by Douglas Wood illustrated by Cheng-Khee Chee (Scholastic Press New York 1992)

“Old Turtle and the Broken Truth” by Douglas Wood illustrated by Jon J Muth (Scholastic Press New York 2003)

“Stradbroke Dreaming” by Oodgeroo and iIlustrated by Bronwyn Bancroft (Angus & Robertson Harper Collins Publishers first published in Sydney Aus 1972)

“The Conquerors” by David McKee (Andersen Press London 2004)

“The Dragon Test” by June Crebbin and Polly Dunbar (Walker Books London 2003)

“The Dream Dragon” by Yvonne Winer illustrated by Stanley Wong (Margaret Hamilton Books Sydney 1998)

“The Flying Emu and Other Australian Stories” by Sally Morgan (Alfred A Knopf New York 1992)

“The Gift” by Libby Hapthorn illustrated by Gregory Rogers (Random House Australia 2000)

“The Last Clown” by Colin Thompson illustrated by Penelope Gamble (Hodder Children's Books Australia 2002)

“The Nine Dragons” by George Herman (Tuttle Publishing Boston Massachusetts 2003)

"The Precious Present" by Spencer Johnson MD (Exley Publications 1985)

“The Quiltmaker’s Gift” by Jeff Brumbeau illustrated by Gail de Marcken (Orchard Books New York 2000)

“The Seed” by Isabel Pin (North-South Books Zurich Switzerland 2001)

“The Three Questions” by Jon J Muth (Scholastic Press NY 2002)

“The Velveteen Rabbit” by Margery Williams (HarperCollins Sydney 1996, first published in 1922 by Vermillion USA) (The particular edition used was illustrated by Donna Green)

“The Werewolf Knight” by Jenny Wagner illustrated by Robert Roennfeldt (Red Fox Sydney 1995)

“Wan Hu is in the Stars” by Jennifer Armstrong illustrated by Barry Root (Tambourine Books NY 1995)


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Chilson, R (1995) All Will Be Well: based on the Classic Spirituality of Julian of Norwich  Ave Maria Press Notre Dame Indiana

Chopra, D (2000) How to Know God  Harmony Books NY

Covey, S (1990) The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People  Simon and Shuster  NY

Davies, P (2004 ed) The Cosmic Blueprint Templeton Foundation Press Pennsylvania

Dyer, W (2001) There’s a Spiritual Solution to Every Problem  HarperCollins Publishers NY

Dyer, W (2004) The Power of Intention  Hay House Inc California

Ewing, R & Simons, J (1997) Beyond the Script: Drama in the Classroom Primary English Teaching Association NSW

Ewing, R & Simons, J (with Hertzberg, M ) (2004) Beyond the Script: Drama in the Classroom Take Two Primary English Teaching Association NSW

Garth, M (2002) Moonbeams: a book of meditations for children  HarperCollins Publishers Sydney

Hagelin, J (date unknown) Transcendental Consciousness Defined retrieved October 12, 2006 from

King Jr, Dr Martin Luther (1987) Stride Toward Freedom: The Montgomery Story Perennial Library, Harper & Row, PP.83-88

Lennon, John lyrics to Imagine retrieved October 12, 2006 from

McTaggart, L (2004) The Field HarperCollins Publishers London

Montessori, M (1949) Education and Peace translated by Helen R Lane, Henry Regnery Company Chicago

Moss, R (2005) Dreamways of the Iroquois: Honouring the Secret Wishes of the Soul Destiny Books Vermont USA

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Nanda, B R (date unknown) Gandhi And Nonviolence retrieved September 21, 2006 from

Redfield, J & Murphy, M (2002) God and the Evolving Universe Penguin Putnam New York NY 

Rees, S (2003) Passion for Peace: exercising power creatively University of New South Wales Press Sydney

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Summy, Dr Ralph (2004) Pedagogy of Peacemaking: A Nonviolence Narrative article

Turnbull, C (1993) The Forest People Pimlico Great Britain




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