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Author Thiele, Colin.

Title River Murray Mary / story by Colin Thiele ; drawings by Robert Ingpen
Published Adelaide : Rigby, 1979


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 ADPML SPWV  827.03 T431 A6/Ri  LIB USE ONLY
 MELB SPCBC  819 Thiele Col/Rmm  LIB USE ONLY
 MELB SPCBC  819 Thiele Col/Rmm  LIB USE ONLY
Description 72 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm
Series Rigby opal books
Rigby opal books
Summary Mary's parents settle on the banks of the River Murray as part of a soldier settlement. She makes friends with Abel Stenross who owned a paddlesteamer, and shows her courage in getting a doctor for her mother who is injured during a flood
Notes Children's stories in English. Australian writers, 1945-. Texts (ANB/PRECIS SIN 000006x)
Audience For children
Subject Floods -- Juvenile fiction.
Country life -- Australia -- Murray River Region (N.S.W.-S.A.) -- Juvenile fiction
Paddle steamers -- Australia -- Murray River (N.S.W.-S.A.) -- Juvenile fiction.
Courage -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre/Form Action and adventure fiction.
Historical fiction.
Children's stories, Australian
Australian multicultural literature collection.
Children's Book Council of Australia (CBCA) collection.
Author Ingpen, Robert, 1936-
ISBN 0727009869 :