Lost!: A True Tale from the Bush
Age range 7 to 12
Now in new flexi-bound series edition!Tales of children lost in the bush have frightened and fascinated Australians public since colonial times. In August 1864, three children--Isaac aged nine, Jane aged seven and Frank aged three--survived nine long days and eight cold winter nights in the desolate scrub of the Wimmera region of west Victoria. The children walked for nearly 100 kilometres with no food and very little water. Against all odds, they were found alive. This is their inspiring story.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - alsocass - LibraryThing
The story of three children who survived for eight days lost in the Australian bush. The children walked over 100km before they were eventually found by their father and some Aboriginal trackers. I ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - lfae - LibraryThing
We saw the film of this when we were in grade 5, on our school camp in Daylesford. It's stayed with me all this time and I would love to read the book SO MUCH. Read full review