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English: Unit 1 & 2, 3 & 4 : Like a House on Fire

Analysing arguments and presenting a point of view



The Short Story

Unbraiding the short story with Cate Kennedy by Michelle Johnson. June 18, 2014. (World Literature Today)

Cate Kennedy on the Short Story. Monday 15 November, 2010. (ABC The Book Show) Download the audio.

Resources in the library

Like a House on Fire


House fires too close for comfort. James Ley, The Australian. 13 October, 2012

Like a house on fire by Cate Kennedy. Readings review by Jessica Au

Working with words: Cate Kennedy. Wheelers Centre. Jo Case November 15, 2012

Study guides


Booktopia Presents: Like a House on Fire by Cate Kennedy (Interview with Caroline Baum)