Caroline Chisholm: The Emigrant's Friend 
(Oct 2013, New Frontier, $14.95, paperback, 9781921928482)

‘If Captain James Cook discovered Australia––if John Macarthur planted the first seeds of its extraordinary prosperity––if Ludwig Leichhardt penetrated and explored its before unknown interior––Caroline Chisholm has done much more: she has peopled–she alone has colonised in the true sense of the term.’
—Henry Parkes’s Empire newspaper, 15 August 1859

The fifth book in the Aussie Heroes series of junior historical fiction, Caroline Chisholm is an illustrated chapter book for children aged 8 - 12, and covers the remarkable life and work of one our Australia's greatest heroines. Features beautiful illustrations by Pat Reynolds.

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