A novel of tenderness, turmoil and courage set in the Queensland outback of 1951. Keith Ford, crippled in a tractor accident, struggles to find acceptance as a normal person. Ignored by his father Justin and rejected by beautiful Kathy, the girl he loves, he has nowhere to turn. Only the waif-like Marty understands.
(Source: back cover)
Writing Disability in Australia:
|Type of disability||Leg loss.|
|Type of character||Primary.|
|Point of view||Third person.|