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Meet Nellie: Our Australian Girl - Nellie #1
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Penny Matthews Lucia Masciullo
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Meet Nellie: Our Australian Girl - Nellie #1

Penny Matthews Lucia Masciullo


9780143306238

Puffin


Children's & Educational;
Historical fiction (Children's&YA)


Paperback

132 pages

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It's 1849 . . . and Nellie O'Neill is arriving in South Australia on a ship bringing orphan girls from Irish workhouses. Nellie and her best friend, Mary, have left the famine in Ireland far behind, and are full of hopes and dreams for the future. Nellie longs to learn to read, to be part of a family once more, and never to be hungry again. But with no job and no one to turn to, how will Nellie make her wishes come true? Meet Nellie and join her adventure in the first of four stories about an Irish girl with a big heart, in search of the freedom to be herself.

By:   Penny Matthews
Illustrated by:   Lucia Masciullo
Imprint:   Puffin
Country of Publication:   Australia
Dimensions:   Height: 199mm,  Width: 130mm,  Spine: 12mm
Weight:   137g
ISBN:   9780143306238
ISBN 10:   0143306235
Series:   Our Australian Girl
Pages:   132
Publication Date:   January 2012
Audience:   Children/juvenile ,  Children / Juvenile
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active

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