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Bridget / J. Moloney.

By: Moloney, James, 1954-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: A new Australian series. Publisher: Parkside, SA Omnibus Books 2015Copyright date: ©2015Description: 247 pages ; 20 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781742990989 (paperback).Subject(s): Irish -- Australia -- History -- Juvenile fiction | Immigrants -- Australia -- Juvenile fiction | Premiers' Reading Challenge : 5-6 | Premiers' Reading Challenge : 7-8 | Australia -- History -- 1788-1851 -- Juvenile fictionDDC classification: A823.3 Summary: Bridget's family has been turned out of their home during the Irish potato famine and their only refuge is the workhouse where living conditions are hard and freezing and the food sparse. There is one chance for Bridget and her sister - to take a ship to a new country and become Australians. But will they survive the journey, let alone the challenges that await them in a far away land?
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"An Irish girl's journey to Moreton Bay in 1848" -- Cover.

Bridget's family has been turned out of their home during the Irish potato famine and their only refuge is the workhouse where living conditions are hard and freezing and the food sparse. There is one chance for Bridget and her sister - to take a ship to a new country and become Australians. But will they survive the journey, let alone the challenges that await them in a far away land?

For primary school age.

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