The Wahine disaster : Wellington, 1968 / Shirley Corlett.

By: Corlett, Shirley, 1940- [author.]Material type: TextTextSeries: My New Zealand storyPublication details: Auckland, N.Z. : Scholastic, 2013Edition: Redesigned edDescription: 147 pages : illustrations ; 20 cmISBN: 9781775431336; 1775431339Subject(s): Wahine (Ship) -- Children's fiction | Shipwrecks -- New Zealand -- Wellington Harbour -- Children's fictionGenre/Form: Children's stories, New Zealand. DDC classification: NZ823.2 Summary: It is 1968 when Debbie's grandmother gives her a copy of her forefather's old sea journal. She finds it fascinating and very different from her own diary of school life and troubles with friends. One day, sick in bed, she thinks her long-dead relative is trying to tell her something. And then she boards the ferry Wahine for a voyage to Wellington. Suggested level: primary, intermediate.
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Novel for children.

Previously published as: Abandon ship! 2003. (My Story).

It is 1968 when Debbie's grandmother gives her a copy of her forefather's old sea journal. She finds it fascinating and very different from her own diary of school life and troubles with friends. One day, sick in bed, she thinks her long-dead relative is trying to tell her something. And then she boards the ferry Wahine for a voyage to Wellington. Suggested level: primary, intermediate.

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