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New Zealand Girl: Rebecca and the Queen of Nation: Rebecca and the Queen of Nation

New Zealand Girl: Rebecca and the Queen of Nation: Rebecca and the Queen of Nation (EPUB ebook – Main)

By Burnside, Deborah

STORYLINES NOTABLE BOOK AWARD 2014 'Take me with you to New Zealand!' Ireland to New Zealand, 1874. When ten-year-old Rebecca Kelly is sent to the dreary Derry workhouse she decides that this is not the life for her, so she steals a pony to ride to Belfast. Rebecca is ...determined to join her brother, who is a sailor on the ship Queen of Nations bound for New Zealand, but this is difficult for a young girl without a penny to her name. Rebecca must become a servant and earn her passage to the new colony. Join Rebecca as she experiences the excitement and fears of life as a nineteenth-century immigrant girl. What was life like so many years ago? Find out through the eyes of a girl who's just like you.
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ISBN 9781742539430
Published 24 Jul 2013
Publisher Penguin
Available in EPUB format
Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
Language en
Series New Zealand Girl

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ISBN-13 9781742539430
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Penguin
Imprint Penguin eBooks (NZ Juvenile)
Published 24 Jul 2013
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format EPUB ebook – Main
Edition Main
Author(s) By Burnside, Deborah
Series New Zealand Girl
Category Historical Fiction
War Stories
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
New Zealand
Number of Pages 96
Dimensions Not specified
Dewey Code 823.3
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile