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Kids Who Did: Real Kids Who Ruled, Rebelled, Survived and Thrived

Kids Who Did: Real Kids Who Ruled, Rebelled, Survived and Thrived (Paperback)

By Murray, Kirsty

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When the future looks dark, courageous kids bring light and hope into the world. From outback Australia to Auschwitz, Kids Who Did is packed with true stories about inspiring children who have saved lives, changed history, defied expectations, and fought to survive war and oppres... read full description below.

ISBN 9781760524470
Barcode 9781760524470
Published 1 April 2019 by Allen & Unwin
Format Paperback
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ISBN-13 9781760524470
ISBN-10 1760524476
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Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Allen & Unwin
Imprint Allen & Unwin Children's Books
Publication Date 1 April 2019
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Murray, Kirsty
Category History
Human Geography / Peoples Of The World
Australian
Number of Pages 224
Dimensions Width: 148mm
Height: 208mm
Weight 260g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
NBS Text Children's General Non-Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 920.02083
Catalogue Code 969200

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Description of this Book

When the future looks dark, courageous kids bring light and hope into the world. From outback Australia to Auschwitz, Kids Who Did is packed with true stories about inspiring children who have saved lives, changed history, defied expectations, and fought to survive war and oppression; here are stories of feral kids, fearless kids, Olympic champions, human-rights-crusaders, climate change activists, princes and prisoners, workers and whizz kids. From the distant past to the present moment, Kids Who Did shows kids making their mark on history; and now they're set to change the world.

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Author's Bio

Kirsty Murray is a multi-award-winning author of books for children and young adults. Her works include eleven novels plus non-fiction, junior fiction, historical fiction, science fiction and picture books. Kirsty has been a Creative Fellow of the State Library of Victoria and an Ambassador for both the Victorian Premier's Reading Challenge and the Stella Prize Schools Program. She's also been a writer-in-residence at two Indian universities and has travelled Australia and the world to collect amazing stories. Her three children and three step-children are all grown up now but her grandchildren, godchildren and many young friends continue to fascinate and inspire her with their energy and enthusiasms. She loves books, libraries, bookshops, readers, writers and anything and anyone connected to the world of story.

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