Country Town

Isolde Martyn, Robyn Ridgeway, Louise Hogan

Happy times, sad times, boom times and gloom times! From the First Peoples’ camp at the river crossing in the 1820s through to Carols by Candlelight at the showground in today’s world, this is a decade by decade wonderfully illustrated story of a small country community.

Country Town is an engaging and digestible introduction to learning history, full of playful and colloquial language.

- Books+Publishing

Country town captures a monumental period of Australia’s history neatly linking to school curriculum and is an essential book in any school library for ages 9-12 years old.

- CBCA Reading Time

Teachers Notes
Awards
CBCA Shortlisted Book (2024) - Eve Pownall Award
Reading Age
8+
Release
Sep-2023
ISBN
9781922696342
RRP (AUD)
$29.95
Pages
48
Format
Paperback & Hardback
Category
Non-Fiction

Isolde Martyn, Robyn Ridgeway, Louise Hogan

Isolde Martyn, Robyn Ridgeway, Louise Hogan

Ford Street Publishing

Ford Street Publishing is a small independent Australian publisher of books for children and young adults. Since its establishment in 2007, Ford Street has published over 140 titles ranging from picture books through to middle-grade and young adult novels.

Country Town
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Contact
Paul Collins
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