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To the wild sky / Ivan Southall ; illustrated by Jennifer Tuckwell
Bib ID 1574842
Format BookBook
Author
Southall, Ivan, 1921-2008
 
Description Sydney ; London : Angus & Robertson, 1967 
184 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. 
ISBN 0207946345
Series

Marcie Muir collection of Australian children's books.

Summary

When disaster strikes their pilot, fourteen year-old Gerard takes over the controls. After an emergency landing, the survivors, six children have to look after each other and find a way back to civilization.

Notes

Winner of the Australian Children's Book of the Year Award, 1968.

National Library of Australia's NL copy carries original dustjacket.

For adolescents.

Cited In

Muir, M. A bibliography of Australian children's books, 6948

Subjects Aircraft accidents -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Airplane crash survival -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Castaways -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Transport - Air - Aviation accidents.  |  Literature and stories - Non indigenous - Fiction.  |  Literature and stories - Juvenile.
Form/genre Adventure stories.  |  Young adult fiction
Other authors/contributors Tuckwell, Jennifer

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