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Main Title:
The lost sapphire / Belinda Murrell.
Author:
Imprint:
North Sydney, NSW : Random House Australia, 2016.
North Sydney NSW Penguin Random House Australia, 2016.
©2016
Collation:
308 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title:
Notes:
Series taken from publisher's website.
Notable Book - Children’s Book Council Awards 2017
Notable for Book of the Year: Younger Readers CBCA 2017
Audience:
For children.
Summary:
Marli is staying with her dad in Melbourne, and missing her friends. Then she discovers a mystery u a crumbling, abandoned mansion is to be returned to her family after ninety years. Marli sneaks into the locked garden to explore, and meets Luca, a boy who has his own connection to Riversleigh. A peacock hatbox, a box camera and a key on a velvet ribbon provide clues to what happened long ago ...In 1922, Violet is fifteen. Her life is one of privilege, with boating parties, picnics and extravagant balls. An army of servants looks after the family u including new chauffeur Nikolai Petrovich, a young Russian UmigrU. Over one summer, Violet must decide what is important to her. Who will her sister choose to marry? What will Violet learn about Melbourne's slums as she defies her father's orders to help a friend? And what breathtaking secret is Nikolai hiding? Violet is determined to control her future. But what will be the price of her rebellion?
ISBN:
9781925324112 (paperback)
Dewey Class:
A823.4
Language:
English
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BRN:
381012

Holdings:

LocationCollectionCall NumberStatus/Desc
Coolbellup Library
Junior Fiction
JF MUR
  • Onloan - Due: 04 Apr 2019
Success Library
Junior Fiction
JF MUR
  • Available
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