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A tale of two families : the diary of Jan Packard, Melbourne, 1974 / by Jenny Pausacker
Bib ID 993481
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Pausacker, Jenny, author
 
Description Lindfield, NSW : Scholastic Press, 2000 
©2000 
154 pages ; 22 cm. 
ISBN 186504265X
Series

My story.

Kerry White collection of Australian children's books.

Summary

Jan Packard's family and the family next door meet once a month for a barbeque. One family has a son who went to the Vietnam War; the other has a son who was a draft resister. Then... Jan's mother joins the Women's Movement... and Jan wants to play football but is rejected by the boys. It is a time of change. For ages 10 and over.

Notes

For children.

Adolescents.

Cited In

White, v. 3, 10449

Subjects Nineteen seventies -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Melbourne (Vic.) -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile fiction.
Also Titled

Diary of Jan Packard

Diary of Jan Packard, Melbourne, 1974


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