Trouble in the Surf
Stephanie Owen Reeder, Briony Stewart

Hardback | Oct 2019 | National Library of Australia | 9780642279460 | 32pp | 220x240mm | GEN | AUD$24.99, NZD$29.99

*Longlisted for the CBCA 2020 Eve Pownall Award for Information Books*

Age range 5+

It’s a hot summer’s day in Sydney Town, and nine-year-old cousins Charlie Smith and Rupert Swallow can’t wait to dive into the surf at Bondi Beach. But the beach can be a dangerous place. Out past the breakers, where the seagulls swoop and soar, lurks a strong rip that can drag unsuspecting swimmers out to sea. Travel back in time to January 1907, and join Charlie and Rupert on a true-life, heart-stopping seaside adventure.

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