A wonderful collection of stories by one of our most successful authors. All of Jackie French′s books are in demand and this will be no exception. These stories give children an insight into Australian history and contemporary life in a very personalised way as they are drawn from Jackie′s own family histories and experiences; a grandmother who danced with Ben Hall, a true story of shipwreck survival and lots more.
About the Author
Jackie French is a full-time writer who lives near Braidwood in the Araluen Valley, NSW. In 2000, Hitler’s Daughter was awarded the CBC Younger Readers’ Award. To the Moon and Back won the Eve Pownall Award in 2005. Macbeth and Son, and Josephine Wants to Dance were both shortlisted for the 2007 CBC Awards.
For Ages: 10+ years old
For Grades: 6
Number Of Pages: 152
Published: April 1997
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers (Australia) Pty Ltd
Dimensions (cm): 19.8 x 12.8 x 1.0
Weight (kg): 0.12