Star Jumps

Author(s): Lorraine Marwood

Middle Fiction (8-12)

A poignant verse novel depicting the joys and heartbreaks of a farming family as they struggle to cope with the devastating effects of long-term drought. Told through the eyes of Ruby, day-to-day farm life involves playing in grassy paddocks with siblings, doing jobs and helping out, and witnessing birth, death and sacrifice. The family are devastated when they have to sell off some of their herd, but in the spirit of hope it is Ruby who tries in her own small way to help the family by making miniature bales of hay.


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General Fields

  • : 9781921150722
  • : Walker Books Australia
  • : Walker Books Australia
  • : May 2009
  • : 200mm x 130mm
  • : Australia
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Illustrations
  • : 128
  • : Paperback
  • : Lorraine Marwood