A funny & fascinating story of contemporary Australia, & a moving tale of survival in Hiroshima at the end of the second World War.
When Josh breaks his leg, he is rescued by his kind but mysterious neighbour, Mrs Murakami. Then Isabelle comes rollerblading into his life, bringing with her a circus full of excitement, the key to Mrs Murakami's tragic past & a whole new world of friends with secrets & mysteries of their own.
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Kierin Meehan's first novel, Hannah's Winter, was shortlisted for the Patricia Wrightson prize in 2002 & was named a notable book in the young readers category of the 2002 Children's Book Council of Australia Book of the Year Awards.
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