Author(s): Alison Lloyd
It's1841 . . .
and if Letty wants to keep her job she must travel with her mistress to a sheep farm in the Blue Mountains, leaving her sister Lavinia behind in Sydney. Letty has heard that the bush is a wild place, full of strange beasts and dangers, not to mention the bushrangers who hide out in it. And as Letty soon learns, life on the land has plenty of challenges . . .
Join Letty again on her adventure in the third of four exciting stories about a free-settler girl and her new life in a far-off land
Alison Lloyd is the author of the novel Year of the Tiger and a non-fiction book for young readers -Wicked Warriors and Evil Emperors. Lucia Masciullo has recently illustrated Sonya Hartnett's The Boy and Toy.