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About the book
  • Published: 29 May 2017
  • ISBN: 9780143783787
  • Imprint: Puffin
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 464
  • RRP: $30.00

Our Australian Girl: The Rose Stories




Join Rose for all four exciting stories about a Federation girl who’s determined to do things her way.

Independent, adventurous and courageous, Rose is an unforgettable Australian Girl.
It's 1900 . . . Rose lives with her family in a big house in Melbourne. She wants to play cricket and have adventures but Rose's conservative mother won't let her. Then young Aunt Alice, a feisty suffragette, moves in with them and everything changes, not only for Rose, but for the whole country.

  • Pub date: 29 May 2017
  • ISBN: 9780143783787
  • Imprint: Puffin
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 464
  • RRP: $30.00

About the Authors

Sherryl Clark

Sherryl Clark's first children's book was The Too-Tight Tutu which was published in the Aussie Bites series in 1997. Since then she has published almost 30 children's books, including Sixth Grade Style Queen (Not!) and Motormouth. Sherryl is also the author of the Rose books in the Our Australian Girl series. She has had two collections of poetry for adults published by Pariah Press - Edge (1990) and Thicker Than Water (1999), and is a co-editor of Poetrix magazine. Sherryl teaches fiction and poetry writing in the Diploma of Arts - Professional Writing and Editing at Victoria University and Holmesglen TAFE.

Lucia Masciullo

Lucia Masciullo grew up in Livorno, Tuscany, among smells of saltiness and rosemary. She always loved painting and after graduating in Biology she decided to pursue her dream career as an artist. In 2006 she moved to Brisbane and since then has been happily working as a fine art painter and freelance illustrator. She has recently illustrated Sonya Hartnett's The Boy and Toy.


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