Meet Letty, Series: Our Australian Girl – Lloyd, Alison

<p>Meet Letty<br />
Series: Our Australian Girl</p>

Title

Meet Letty Series: Our Australian Girl

Author

Lloyd, Alison

Illustrator

Masciullo, Lucia

Publisher

Puffin

Published Date

2011

Annotation

Set in 1841, Lavinia sets out to start a new life for herself, travelling from England to New South Wales. Her sister Letty accidently is on board too and together they make the journey. What will life be like for new settlers encouraged to come by the Australian government?

Key Concepts

Family, Immigration, Social life, Resilience

Audience

Upper primary

AC Links/EYLF

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