The Girl Who Turned into Treacle
Sarah has a dream horse. She calls him Treacle, and she rides him everywhere. Sarah is sure that on her birthday Treacle will be hers at last.
- Paperback | 72 pages
- 130 x 197 x 6mm | 100g
- 02 Jul 2007
- Penguin Books Australia
- Hawthorn, Australia
About Lorraine Marwood
Lorraine Marwood was born and raised in the country, and lived for most of her married life on a dairy farm. She is an acclaimed poet who often writes about country life: her verse novel Star Jumps, about a farm family suffering through a drought, won the 2010 Prime Minister's Award for Children's Fiction. Another verse novel, Ratwhiskers and Me, was published in 2008. Lorraine's books of poetry include Redback Mansion and That Downhill Yelling, and her work is widely anthologised. She often holds poetry workshops in schools and loves motivating students to write in new ways. She is a judge for the Dorothea Mackellar Poetry Awards.