No Way Back by Valerie Wilding
  

Synopsis

No Way Back by Valerie Wilding

Join Mary Wade on a long and perilous journey that begins in the slums of eighteenth century London. Aged thirteen, Mary is imprisoned in Newgate prison awaiting sentence of death for a petty theft. When her sentence is commuted to transportation she sets sail onboard a prison ship to the other side of the world. Australia brings the promise of a new life, but does Mary have what it takes to make it in the land of opportunity?

About the Author

Valerie Wilding

Valerie Wilding was a teacher for twenty years and now manages a school library. She has had over twenty books published, including a Green Banana: Diggers and Dumpers. She lives in Alton, Hampshire.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
144 pages

Author

Valerie Wilding
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Publisher

Scholastic

Publication date

5th January 2012

ISBN

9781407117843


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