+612 9045 4394
Lizzie's Tale : Old Balmain House - Dr Graham Wilson

Lizzie's Tale

Old Balmain House


Published: 12th May 2014
Ships: 7 to 10 business days
7 to 10 business days
RRP $29.99

Other Available Formats (Hide)

Raped and reduced to working in a brothel to keep her baby, unwed, teenage mother, Lizzie, forges a new life for herself and her child in the Kimberley region of Australia. But can she evade her persecutors and ultimately bring to them to justice? This is a story of a girl from inner Sydney. Her family is poor, her father dies when she is nine, life is hard. But her courage rises above adversity Lizzie is a girl from inner Sydney suburb. Her family is poor and her father dies when she is nine. When she is just fifteen she is raped by three men. She becomes pregnant but is determined not to surrender her child for adoption. She flees to Melbourne, becoming a prostitute. Authorities seek to take her child. She runs again to remote northern Western Australia. Yet the men find and pursue her. Desperate she flees to the desert. Finally a friend writes her story and gains retribution This is the second book in the series, "Old Balmain House" and begins in the same house as the first book and continues part of the story of Sophie, the girl who vanished half a century ago. Lizzie, aged eight, meets Sophie, the girl who lived in the same bedroom as a child. Sophie becomes her friend.

ISBN: 9781499532821
ISBN-10: 1499532822
Series: Old Balmain House
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 214
Published: 12th May 2014
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.9 x 15.2  x 1.1
Weight (kg): 0.29