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Is part of Pearlie Gabrielle Wang , 2014 series - author children's fiction (number 2 in series)
Issue Details: First known date: 2014... 2014 Pearlie's Pet Rescue
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'It's 1941... and school is almost over – not just for summer, but forever. Darwin could be bombed any day, and everyone Pearlie knows is leaving for a safer place. Animals and pets of all kinds are being left behind, and Pearlie can't bear it. But can she rescue them all? And what will happen when it's her turn to leave the home she loves?

'Follow Pearlie on her adventure in the second of four exciting stories about a courageous girl in a world at war.' (Publication summary)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Melbourne, Victoria,: Penguin Books , 2014 .
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      Extent: 136p.
      Description: illus.
      • Published: 23/04/2014
      ISBN: 9780143307952
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    y separately published work icon The Pearlie Stories Gabrielle Wang , Sydney : Viking , 2018 14087959 2018 selected work children's fiction

    'It's 1941 . . . and the war is changing Pearlie's life every day. Darwin is full of soldiers, there's a spy on the loose, her beloved pets are in danger and people are turning against Pearlie's best friend, Naoko, just because she's Japanese. When everything falls apart, will Pearlie be brave enough to stick up for what's right? Timid, kind, and courageous, Pearlie is an unforgettable Australian Girl.'(Publication summary)

    Sydney : Viking , 2018
Last amended 10 May 2019 11:46:05
  • Darwin, Darwin area, Northern Territory,
  • 1941
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