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Audrey of the Outback

Audrey of the Outback

Author: Christine/ James Harris
Series: Audrey
$14.99(AUD)  inc GST
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In this story about identity and independence, the gutsy girl from the bush tries being a farmer, a man, a teacher, and a pirate--all with dire consequences!Audrey is a 1930s outback girl with a lot on her mind. Her dad has gone away to work; her brother Price thinks he's too old for games; and little Dougie likes pretending to be a bird. So together with her best friend Stumpy, Audrey ponders some of life's big questions--like whether being a swaggie (or bush traveler, as explained in the handy glossary) is lonelier than being a girl, and whether it's better to be a sheep or a cow. Determined, mischievous, imaginative, and inquisitive, Audrey is Australia's response to Pippi Longstocking and Ramona Quimby.

Author description

Christine Harris has written more than 35 books, ranging from picture books to YA thrillers. Harris has been published in more than 10 countries. Ann James is the illustrator of"""Lucy Goosey "and "Madeline the Mermaid.""

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9781742977959
  • : Little Hare Books
  • : Little Hare Books
  • : November 2013
  • : 184mm X 137mm X 14mm
  • : Australia
  • : March 2014
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : B&W
  • : 176
  • : bl2014046714
  • : 9+
  • : 823.4
  • : English
  • : Ann James
  • : 314
  • : Paperback
  • : Christine/ James Harris