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Historical childrens book set in Melbourne, Meet Rose, is part of the Our Australian Girl series.

It's 1900 . . . and Rose lives with her family in a big house in Melbourne. She wants to play cricket, climb trees and be an adventurer! But Rose's mother has other ideas. Then Rose's favourite young aunt comes to town, and everything changes. Will Rose's mother let Aunt Alice stay? And will Rose ever get to do the things she loves?

Meet Rose and join her adventure in the first of four stories about a Federation girl who's determined to do things her way!

Formats & editions

  • Paperback

    9780143305361

    January 31, 2011

    Puffin

    128 pages

    RRP $14.95

    Online retailers

    • Abbey's Bookshop
    • 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

    9781742531878

    January 27, 2011

    Penguin eBooks

    132 pages

    Online retailers

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

    Find your local bookstore at booksellers.org.au

Awards and Recognition

  • NSW Premier's History Prize
    2011
    Shortlisted
    Young People
  • REAL Children's Choice Awards
    2013
    Shortlisted
    Younger Readers

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Our Australian Girl: The Rose Stories
Ellyse Perry 3: Winning Touch
Ellyse Perry 4: Double Time
Ellyse Perry 1: Pocket Rocket
Ellyse Perry 2: Magic Feet
Do You Dare? Jimmy's War
Littlest Pirate
Runaways
The Littlest Pirate and the Stinky Ship: Aussie Nibbles
My Big Book of Nibbles
Our Australian Girl: Rose in Bloom (Book 4)
Pirate X
Our Australian Girl: Rose's Challenge (Book 3)
Our Australian Girl: Rose on Wheels (Book 2)
One Perfect Pirouette
Motormouth
The Littlest Pirate and the Treasure Map: Aussie Nibbles
Tracey Binns is Lost
Saving Moonbeam: Aussie Bites
Tracey Binns is Trouble
The Littlest Pirate: Aussie Nibbles