The Secret of the Youngest Rebel




      The Secret of the Youngest Rebel
HIGHLY RECOMMENDED FOR ALL READERS ReadPlus on Barney and the Secret of the WhalesThe whisper in the darkness is rebellion Or death or liberty Frog is an orphan, a pickpocket, starving on the streets of Parramatta in 1804.But when the tall, commanding Irish rebel Mr Cunningham talks of freedom from tyranny and the lash, Frog creeps out to join the rebels, the 10,000 convicts who will take over the colony and proclaim the Republic of New Ireland.Will farmers like Barney and Elsie Bean join the battle against the corrupt New South Wales Corps For the fate of the colony and Australia will be decided at Castle Hill.Based on eyewitness accounts, this fifth title in The Secret Histories series uncovers the secrets that the colonial government hid for over 200 years.PRAISE FOR THE SECRET HISTORIES SERIES French s eye for historic details makes this a compelling reading Daily Telegraph Jackie French has a knack for discovering fascinating hidden facts from our past and bringing them to life Children will be so captivated by the story that they won t even notice they are absorbing rich and memorable lessons from Australia s history Highly recommended for middle school Magpies magazine Best Download Books The Secret of the Youngest Rebel By Jackie French – heartforum.co.uk

Jackie is an award winning writer, wombat negotiator and the Australian Children s Laureate for 2014 2015 She is regarded as one of Australia s most popular children s authors, and writes across all genres from picture books, history, fantasy, ecology and sci fi to her much loved historical fiction In her capacity as Australian Children s Laureate, Share a Story will be the primary philosophy behind Jackie s two year term.

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  • Paperback
  • 128 pages
  • The Secret of the Youngest Rebel
  • Jackie French
  • 11 March 2018
  • 1460754808

10 thoughts on “ The Secret of the Youngest Rebel

  1. Amanda - Mrs B& says:

    stars Death or liberty Ma whispered Which will you choose, boy I met her small mean eyes Liberty I said.Tomorrow we d be free, or we would die The Secret of the Youngest Rebel is the fifth edition in The Secret Histories Series penned by Australian author Jackie French This series is aimed at middle grade readers aged 7 years and up and it does a wonderful job of bridging the gap between young readers and Australian history An accessible fo stars Death or liberty Ma whispered Which will you choose, boy I met her small mean eyes Liberty I said.Tomorrow we d be free, or we would die The Secret of the Youngest Rebel is the fifth edition in The Secret Histories Series penned by Australian author Jackie French This series is aimed at middle grade readers aged 7 years and up and it does a wonderful job of bridging the gap between young readers and Australian history An accessible format, complete with chapter drawings, this is a great way to introduce young Australians to our nation s hidden history This particular issue focuses on the Castle Hill armed rebellion of 1804, using the compelling voice of Frog, a young narrator caught up in the thick of the action.Using the firsthand account of Frog, a young orphan from the streets of Parramatta, The Secret of the Youngest Rebel by Jackie French looks specifically at the Castle Hill convict rebellion, which took place in March 1805, in the still young Australia When Frog becomes acquainted with the enigmatic Mr Cunn...

  2. Landscape Reading says:

    Great read about a specific part of Modern Sydney history.

  3. Heidi says:

    The older boys and I finished up another AMAZING Jackie French book.

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