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ISBN: 0733617662
Author: Kerry Greenwood
Publisher: Hachette Livre Australia (2005)
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Kerry Isabelle Greenwood (born 17 June 1954 in Footscray, Victoria, Australia) is an Australian author and lawyer.

Kerry Isabelle Greenwood (born 17 June 1954 in Footscray, Victoria, Australia) is an Australian author and lawyer. She has written many plays and books, most notably a string of historical detective novels centred on the character of Phryne Fisher. She writes mysteries, science-fiction, historical fiction, and children's stories, and plays as well. She is unmarried but lives with a "registered wizard", mathematician and author David Greagg.

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It is a long walk, and the children have to face the dangers and hardships of a country suffering the Depression. But on their journey, Isa soon learns that most people will give everything they have to help a small, courageous family survive. And some will do anything to stop them.

Praise for Kerry Greenwood’s Phryne Fisher series ‘Independent, wealthy, spirited and possessed of an uninhibited style that makes everyone move out of her way and stand gawking for a full five minutes after she walks by-Phryne Fisher is a woman who gets what she wants and has the good sense to enjoy every minute of it!’ Geelong Times ‘Phryne. is a wonderful fantasy of how you could live your life if you had beaut. First published by Allen & Unwin in 2005. A long while ago. In a paper, perhaps? He said soberly, ‘I reckon he’s done himself in, Miss.

Phryne Fisher loves dancing, especially with gorgeous young Simon Abrahams. But Phryne's contentment at the Jewish Young People's Society Dance is cut short when Simon's father asks her to investigate the strange death of a devout young student in Miss Sylvia Lee's bookshop located in the Eastern Market.

Greenwood is a long-established. Step aside, Miss Marple. Kerry Greenwood has given us the most elegant and irrepressible sleuth ever

Greenwood is a long-established. Kerry Greenwood has given us the most elegant and irrepressible sleuth ever. The Toowoomba Chronicle. She has been long-listed, shortlisted and is a winner of the Davitt and the Ned Kelly awards. Kerry is also the recipient of the Ned Kelly Lifetime Achievement Award (2003) and the Sisters in Crime Lifetime Achievement Award (2013). ALSO BY. Kerry Greenwood. The corinna chapman series.

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Comments:

Vetalol
Although this is listed as a children's book it is in no way childish. The depression has caused much hardship and thee Wyatt family is in particularly bad straits. The father is away working on a road building project (the only work available) and the mother is diagnosed with TB. With no money for food or rent, Isa packs her 3 siblings and all they can carry into a pram and goes in search of her father. This is a story of courage, kindness, and growth. It is told simply by Isa but it is not a simple tale.
Saintrius
This is the author of the delightful Phryne Fisher and Corinna Chapman books that so many people enjoy, including me. Completely different look into the effects of the depression years on people in Australia, the sadly common attitudes towards non-English immigrants, and the courage of a young girl.
Eta
I have enjoyed every book Kerry Greenwood has written, this was a beautiful story or love and courage in the face of adversity. You can live the journey with all the characters as they are so real. It is so close to the truth and a lot of people will be able to relate to that era and the hard times they all went through. Beautifully written and would read it again, and would certainly recommend it to others to enjoy the journey. Well done.
Nikok
Excellent book. I love Kerry's work. I may give a copy to my granddaughter or better yet her mom so she'll think it's a grown up's book. It may not be, but it's well written and covers an area of Australian history most American's have no way of knowing.
Shistus
I really liked this book because it is inspiring to girls who are 11 or 12. I have a better understanding of how people used to live during the Great Depression.
Bort
this book is somtimes prodictable and when some of the 'action' happend it wasent that dramactic

all in all if you are under 10 you might like this book.

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