Vinnie's War by David McRobbie
  

Synopsis

Vinnie's War by David McRobbie

The story of a homeless boy who starts by losing everything, and - through his experience as an evacuee in World War II - finds friendship, vocation and a place to belong.

Reviews

Intriguing and adventurous.

About the Author

David McRobbie is the author of many best-selling books for children and young adults. He has published more than thirty titles since 1990, and many of his stories have been adapted for television, including the very funny Wayne series, Eugenie Sandler PI, Fergus McPhail and the gripping thriller See How They Run. His young adult novel Tyro was shortlisted for the 2000 Children's Book Council of Australia Book of the Year Award for Older Readers...David's background is a varied one: he has worked as a ship's engineer, a primary school teacher, a college lecturer, a parliamentary researcher in Papua New Guinea, and a radio and television producer with the Australian Broadcasting Corporation. He writes full-time...

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
216 pages
Interest Age: From 9

Author

David McRobbie
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Publisher

Allen & Unwin Children's Books an imprint of Allen & Unwin

Publication date

1st June 2011

ISBN

9781742375762


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