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Meet Marly and join in her adventure in the first of four exciting stories about a daring girl torn between two worlds.

It's 1983 . . . and Marly is just trying to fit in at Sunshine Primary School. But being a refugee from Vietnam doesn't make things easy, and when Marly's cousins come to stay and end up at the same school, her friends make fun of them. How can Marly stay loyal to her cousins and keep her school friends as well?

Meet Marly and join in her adventure in the first of four exciting stories about a daring girl torn between two worlds.

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    9780143308492

    January 28, 2015

    Puffin

    144 pages

    RRP $14.99

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  • EBook

    9781743485576

    January 28, 2015

    Penguin eBooks

    132 pages

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My First Lesson
Our Australian Girl: Marly walks on the Moon (Book 4)
Our Australian Girl: Marly and the Goat (Book 3)
Our Australian Girl: Marly's Business (Book 2)
Laurinda
Her Father's Daughter
Growing Up Asian in Australia

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