It's 1956 . . . and Lina dreams of being a writer, but her strict Italian parents have other ideas. Now that she's won a scholarship to an expensive girls school, Lina has other troubles, too. But the Melbourne Olympic Games could be an opportunity for Lina to follow her dream of working on the school paper.
Journey with Lina across all four exciting stories about a passionate girl finding a place to belong. Imaginative, kind and hard-working, Lina is an unforgettable Australian Girl.
Series: Our Australian Girl
For Ages: 9 - 11 years old
For Grades: 4 - 6
Number Of Pages: 480
Published: 2nd October 2017
Publisher: Penguin Books Australia
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 20.4 x 13.9 x 4.3
Weight (kg): 0.57
Edition Number: 1