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Letty and the stranger's lace / Alison Lloyd ; with illustrations by Lucia Masciullo.

By: Lloyd, Alison, 1966-.
Contributor(s): Masciullo, Lucia.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Our Australian girl. 2Letty. Publisher: Melbourne : Puffin, 2011Description: 101 p. : ill., map ; 20 cm.ISBN: 9780143305415.Subject(s): Children's stories | Assisted emigration -- Australia -- History -- 1788-1851 -- Juvenile fiction | Premiers' Reading Challenge : 5-6 | Premiers' Reading Challenge : 7-8 | Australia -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 1788-1851 -- Juvenile fictionDDC classification: A823.4 Summary: Letty and Lavinia have arrived in Sydney as free settlers. They've made the long ship's journey from England, but with no friends, no family, no jobs and only a hope chest between them, how will they survive so far from home? When Lavinia gets a job in the posh end of town, Letty is left alone, feeling sad and worthless. But a series of events leads her to a mysterious stranger who helps Letty realise that she is not as useless as she fears.
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Junior Sunshine Library (DIY)
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Letty and Lavinia have arrived in Sydney as free settlers. They've made the long ship's journey from England, but with no friends, no family, no jobs and only a hope chest between them, how will they survive so far from home? When Lavinia gets a job in the posh end of town, Letty is left alone, feeling sad and worthless. But a series of events leads her to a mysterious stranger who helps Letty realise that she is not as useless as she fears.

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