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Caro Was Here

By Elizabeth Farrelly

Whose idea of an adventure is this?

One match, one chance, she thinks. Make it count. Skipping school to lead a group of friends – and enemies – on an adult-free excursion to an island in Sydney Harbour is Caro’s idea of a twelfth birthday outing. Marooned overnight? She can handle that too. But the challenges multiply. They’re not alone on the island, and Caro must save her friends from life-threatening danger …

  • Winner, Best Designed Children's Book, Australian Book Design Awards, 2015
  • Long-listed, Children's Novels, Davitt Awards, 2015
  • This action-packed adventure story with a gutsy heroine will charm younger readers with its energetic, dramatic prose.

About the author

Elizabeth Farrelly is a Sydney-based columnist, author and academic. She has written three books of non-fiction and has been short-listed for the prestigious Walkley Award for excellence in journalism. Caro Was Here is Elizabeth’s first book for children.

ISBN: 9781922244833
Imprint: Walker Books Australia
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: September 1, 2014
Dimensions: 129 x 198mm, 320pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $16.99
New Zealand RRP: $18.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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