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The Resource Audrey goes to town, Christine Harris ; illustrations by Ann James

Audrey goes to town, Christine Harris ; illustrations by Ann James

Label
Audrey goes to town
Title
Audrey goes to town
Statement of responsibility
Christine Harris ; illustrations by Ann James
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Set in rural Australia in 1930, Audrey Goes To Town follows the adventures of a young girl called Audrey and her family as they leave their outback homestead and travel to the tiny settlement of Beltana. There, Audrey and her younger brother Dougie are left alone with a strict old lady called Mrs Patterson as her father and brother go off dingo hunting and her mother is taken ill at the hospital. Audrey meets many of the townsfolk, young and old, and learns a lot about life and relationships in a rural town in 1930s Australia."--Provided by publisher
Member of
Summary
Audrey, a young girl living in the Australian outback, is forced to stay in town with old Mrs. Patterson when her mother gets sick
Award
Children's Book Council of Australia: Notable Australian Children's Book
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
337960
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harris, Christine
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For primary school age
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
550
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
James, Ann
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Audrey of the Outback series
Series volume
0002
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Girls and senior women
  • Sick mothers
  • Loneliness in senior women
  • Loneliness
  • Widows
  • Friendship
  • Personal conduct
  • Families
  • Rural girls
  • Wilderness areas
  • Australia
Target audience
primary
Label
Audrey goes to town, Christine Harris ; illustrations by Ann James
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000043128994
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
185 p.
Isbn
9781921272677
Isbn Type
(pbk.) :
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Audrey goes to town, Christine Harris ; illustrations by Ann James
Publication
Control code
000043128994
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
185 p.
Isbn
9781921272677
Isbn Type
(pbk.) :
Other physical details
ill.

Library Locations

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      669-673 Anzac Parade, Marouba, NSW, 2035, AU
      -33.938111 151.237977
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