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Adventures Down Under #2: Captive at Kangaroo Springs
Adventures Down Under Series Book #2 of 8
Author: Robert Elmer

Book Info

Published on July 1, 1997
Age Group: 8 - 14 years
Reading Level: AR: 4.6 (7.0 Points, Quiz #42216)

In Australia, having settled with their family in a kind but mysterious riverboat captain's shantyhouse, twelve-year-old Patrick and his older sister Becky are captured by bushrangers.

Excerpt/First Sentence(s):
Twelve-year-old Patrick McWaid stood on his tiptoes and gaped at the latest issue of the
Riverine Herald, tacked on the newspaper office door.

"It doesn't even sound like him," agreed his sister, Becky. She had turned fifteen a month earlier but was petite and almost a head shorter than Patrick. "And the name..."

Publisher Book Description:
Bushrangers take Patrick's sister hostage, then Patrick is captured. Can they find a way to stop the bounty hunters' terrible plan? Ages 8 and up. Adventures Down Under book 2.

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ISBN-10: 1556619243
ISBN-13: 9781556619243
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