COVID-19 update: Victoria update. Click for details.
Contact Us Need help? Contact us
Explore Departments
Departments

1916 - Jimmy's War

by Sherryl Clark

  • Paperback
    $14.70
PUBLISHED: 28th January 2015
ISBN: 9780143308027
$14.70
Or pay later with
Leaves warehouse in 4 to 6 days
From Sydney
Delivery
Check your delivery time: Your delivery location:
{{ SelectedArea.Suburb }}{{ SelectedArea.Country == 'AU' ? (', ' + SelectedArea.State) : '' }} ({{ SelectedArea.Postcode }}) change
  • {{ Area.Suburb }}{{ Area.Country == 'AU' ? (', ' + Area.State) : '' }} {{ Area.Postcode }}
  • Your area not listed?
    Try search by suburb and postcode.
{{ DeliveryOption.expectation }} - {{ DeliveryOption.door_time }}
{{ DeliveryOption.price | currencyCentsFree }}
from {{ DeliveryOption.price | currencyCentsFree }}
Option unavailable
If ordered {{ DeliveryOption.cutoff }}
{{ DeliveryOption.name }}
{{ DeliveryOption.special_message }}
 
 
!
An error occurred getting delivery options
Sorry about that, please try again later.
OTHER FORMATS:
  • Paperback
    $14.70
PUBLISHED: 28th January 2015
ISBN: 9780143308027

Publisher Description

Do you dare ...Leave school to support your family? Save your big brother? Stand up to the local crims? I'ts an adventure in history. Do you Dare? It's 1915 in Melbourne's inner west and Jimmy has left school to support his family while his brother is away at war. But when Jimmy's brother returns, he is a different person, and Jimmy finds his 'odd jobs' for the local crims have also taken a turn for the worst. Will Jimmy go to gaol and can he save his family and his brother...?

Author Biography

Sherryl Clark's first children's book was The Too-Tight Tutu which was published in the Aussie Bites series in 1997. Since then she has published almost 30 children's books, including Sixth Grade Style Queen (Not!) and Motormouth. Sherryl is also the author of the Rose books in the Our Australian Girl series. She has had two collections of poetry for adults published by Pariah Press - Edge (1990) and Thicker Than Water (1999), and is a co-editor of Poetrix magazine. Sherryl teaches fiction and poetry writing in the Diploma of Arts - Professional Writing and Editing at Victoria University and Holmesglen TAFE.

Promotional "Headline"

Exciting, action-packed adventures in Australian history for boys aged 8 to 12.

Product Details

Author
Sherryl Clark
Publisher
Penguin Books Australia
Year
2015
ISBN-10
0143308025
ISBN-13
9780143308027
Format
Paperback
Country of Publication
Australia
Publication Date
2015-01-28
Pages
176
Series
Do You Dare?
Short Title
1915 Do You Dare?
Language
English
Media
Book
Subtitle
Jimmy's War
Audience
Children/Juvenile
Audience Age
9-12