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The Castaway Convict
It is 1845, and twelve-year-old Josh is in Point Puer, the boys division of the Port Arthur convict prison in Van Diemen s Land (Tasmania). But he cannot remember committing any crime, or how he got to Point Puer. And why do they keep calling him Tom Parish? Then an act of spite by a bully plunges Josh into a series of adventures, and he and Sarah, his surprising and resou ...more
Paperback, 152 pages
Published March 21st 2005 by University of Western Australia Press
(first published March 2005)
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Australasia in YA & Middle Grade Historical Fiction
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