Tad must cross time and space to tell the secrets of the past...Froggy dreams of drowning. Just as his nightmare is coming true, he is saved by a ghost boy, Tad. But is Tad telling him the truth, and why can Froggy now see back to the past - to 1881, when Sydney was gripped by a smallpox outbreak and the Quarantine Station was full of the stench of death? With Cassie's help, Tad and Froggy realise they must trust each other in order to find what has been lost for more than one hundred years ...and allow both boys to be set free. NOTE- School tours based on Ghost Boy are now available from the Quarantine Station in Manly, Sydney. Visit http-//www.qstation.com.au for more information.
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(198mm x 130mm x 17mm)
Random House Australia Children's Books
Publisher: Random House Australia
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Author Biography - Felicity Pulman
Felicity Pulman's first novel for Random House Australia, Shalott, won the Society of Women Writers Award - Young Adult in 2001. Return to Shalott and Shalott- The Final Journey continued the story of five Australian teenagers zapped into the intrigue of King Arthur's court at Camelot. Felicity has also published Ghost Boy, a time slip adventure for younger readers about the Sydney Quarantine Station, and the Janna Mysteries series, set in medieval England. Felicity lives in Sydney.