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  • Author: Thomas Shapcott http://www.poetrylibrary.edu.au/poets/shapcott-thomas-w
Issue Details: First known date: 1981 1981
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Stella Lees and Pam McIntyre's The Oxford Companion to Australian Children's Literature (1993): 386-387 comments that the novel 'is set in the 1974 Queensland floods. Peter and Melanie Griffith are left in the charge of their 16-year-old sister Janni. Together with Janni's boyfriend Don they survive the floods and solve a mystery, earning themselves a reward in the process.'

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Works about this Work

Untitled Eve Pownall , 1982 single work review
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , January no. 82 1982; (p. 45)

— Review of Flood Children Thomas Shapcott 1981 single work children's fiction
Untitled Eve Pownall , 1982 single work review
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , January no. 82 1982; (p. 45)

— Review of Flood Children Thomas Shapcott 1981 single work children's fiction
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