No Way Back: The Journey of a Convict 1789 (My True Story)

Author(s): Valerie Wilding

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Join Mary Wade on a long and perilous journey that begins in the slums of eighteenth century London. Aged thirteen, Mary is imprisoned in Newgate prison awaiting sentence of death for a petty theft. When her sentence is commuted to transportation she sets sail onboard a prison ship to the other side of the world. Australi brings the promise of a new life, but does Mary have what it takes to make it in the land of opportunity?


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Valerie Wilding is an experienced non-fiction and fiction writer and a school librarian. She has written over 40 books, including several My Story titles such as Bloody Tower (9781407116853) and Highway Girl (9781407108704). Valerie lives in Alton, Hampshire.

General Fields

  • : 9781407117843
  • : Scholastic
  • : Scholastic
  • : December 2011
  • : 197mm X 131mm X 12mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : April 2012
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Valerie Wilding
  • : Paperback
  • : 823.92
  • : From 8 To 15
  • : 144