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The Secret of the Youngest Rebel

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The Secret of the Youngest Rebel
Title
The Secret of the Youngest Rebel
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Jackie French
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Language
eng
Summary
'HIGHLY RECOMMENDED FOR ALL READERS' -- ReadPlus on Barney and the Secret of the Whales The whisper in the darkness is: rebellion! (Or: death or liberty!) Frog is an orphan, a pickpocket, starving on the streets of Parramatta in 1804. But when the tall, commanding Irish rebel Mr Cunningham talks of freedom from tyranny and the lash, Frog creeps out to join the rebels, the 10,000 convicts who will take over the colony and proclaim the Republic of New Ireland. Will farmers like Barney and Elsie Bean join the battle against the corrupt New South Wales Corps? For the fate of the colony -- and Australia -- will be decided at Castle Hill. Based on eyewitness accounts, this fifth title in The Secret Histories series uncovers the secrets that the colonial government hid for over 200 years.PRAISE FOR THE SECRET HISTORIES SERIES 'French's eye for historic details makes this a compelling reading' -- Daily Telegraph 'Jackie French has a knack for discovering fascinating hidden facts from our past and bringing them to life. Children will be so captivated by the story that they won't even notice they are absorbing rich and memorable lessons from Australia's history. Highly recommended for middle school' -- Magpies magazine
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The whisper in the darkness is: rebellion! (Or: death or liberty!) Frog is an orphan, a pickpocket, starving on the streets of Parramatta in 1804. But when the tall, commanding Irish rebel Mr Cunningham talks of freedom from tyranny and the lash, Frog creeps out to join the rebels, the 10,000 convicts who will take over the colony and proclaim the Republic of New Ireland. Will farmers like Barney and Elsie Bean join the battle against the corrupt New South Wales Corps? For the fate of the colony -- and Australia -- will be decided at Castle Hill.
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10753396
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French, Jackie
Index
no index present
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700
Literary form
fiction
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dictionaries
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Series statement
Secret histories (Jackie French)
Series volume
0005
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  • Children
  • Children's Fiction
  • Historical Fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Secret of the Youngest Rebel
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BORROWBOX:HCP_586765
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
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electronic
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Isbn
9781460709191
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optical disk
Label
The Secret of the Youngest Rebel
Control code
BORROWBOX:HCP_586765
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781460709191
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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