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Meet Letty is a historical childrens book about a voyage to Australia, part of the Our Australian Girl series.

It's 1841 . . . and Letty is on the docks in England, farewelling her bossy older sister who is about to take a long sea voyage to Australia. But then there is a mix-up,and before she knows it Letty finds herself on the ship too, travelling to New South Wales! How will Letty manage when her sister doesn't even want her on the ship? And what will it be like on the other side of the world?

Meet Letty and join her adventure in the first of four exciting stories about a free settler girl and her new life in a far-off land.

Formats & editions

  • Paperback

    9780143305408

    January 31, 2011

    Puffin

    144 pages

    RRP $14.99

    Online retailers

    • Abbey's Bookshop
    • Amazon
    • Angus & Robertson Bookworld
    • Booktopia
    • Boomerang Books
    • Collins Booksellers
    • Dymocks
    • Books Kinokuniya
    • The Nile
    • QBD
    • Readings
    • Robinsons Bookshop
    Or

    Find your local bookstore at booksellers.org.au

  • EBook

    9781742531908

    January 27, 2011

    Penguin eBooks

    108 pages

    Online retailers

    • iBooks
    • Amazon Kindle
    • Booktopia
    • eBooks
    • Google Play
    • Kobo

Awards and Recognition

  • REAL Children's Choice Awards
    2015
    Shortlisted
    Younger Readers

Also by Alison Lloyd

The Upside-down History of Down Under
Wicked Warriors & Evil Emperors (V2)
Dragons, Devils and Rebels
Our Australian Girl: The Letty Stories
Do You Dare? Fighting Bones
Do You Dare? Bushranger's Boys 1841
Do You Dare? Bushranger's Boys
Battle of the Jade Horse
Our Australian Girl: Letty's Christmas (Book 4)
Our Australian Girl: Letty on the Land (Book 3)
Our Australian Girl: Letty and the Stranger's Lace (Book 2)
Wicked Warriors & Evil Emperors
The Year of the Tiger

Recommendations

George's Marvellous Medicine
Charlie And The Great Glass Elevator
Doctor Who
Our Australian Girl: The Rose Stories
Tilly And The Time Machine
Double Down: Diary of a Wimpy Kid (BK11)
Two Wolves
The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas
Our Australian Girl: The Grace Stories
A Wrinkle In Time
Boy Overboard
I Just Couldn't Wait to Meet You
Everything, Everything
Tarin of the Mammoths: The Exile (BK1)
WaR: Wizards And Robots
Percy Jackson And The Lightning Thief (Book 1)
Dracula
Kensy and Max 1: Breaking News
Ranger's Apprentice 1: The Ruins Of Gorlan
Friday Barnes 1: Girl Detective