My Place 30th Anniversary Edition

Author(s): Nadia Wheatley


Discover, or rediscover, a 'time machine' which takes the reader back into the past. It depicts the history of one particular piece of land in Sydney from 1788 to 1988 through the stories of the various children who have lived there. This new edition includes a new timeline, which traces the history of the characters in the book, as well as the history of Australia, and is right up-to-date with reference to the Australian government's apology to Indigenous Australians. Ages 6+.

Product Information

Nadia Wheatley is a widely published author of picture books, fiction, history and biography for both adults and children. Seven of her books have been CBCA Honour books in her native Australia, and she has twice received the New South Wales Premier's Children's Book Prize. Her work includes Five Times Dizzy, Highway, The House that was Eureka, Lucy in the Light Year and Going Bush. She lives in Australia. Find Nadia online at and on Twitter as @NadiaWheatley.

General Fields

  • : 9781921150654
  • : Walker Books Australia
  • : Walker Books Australia
  • : July 2007
  • : 260mm X 240mm
  • : Australia
  • : March 2009
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Paperback
  • : 20th anniversary ed
  • : Donna Rawlins
  • : en
  • : 994.4
  • : Children's - Grade 1-2, Age 6-7
  • : 48
  • : History
  • : col. ill
  • : Nadia Wheatley