Cobb-Imagine Living Here series-This Place Is Lonely, illustrated by Barbara Lavallee
Can you imagine living in a place that is so lonely you don't see anybody but your family for weeks at a time? You don't even see the kids you go to school with' you talk to them on a wireless radio. That's what it's like on the outback of Australia. You could say that the whole continent of Australia is lonely too. Hge and remote, it is still difficult to visit. But once you have read this book, you may decide that you can imagine living there--and liking it!
iNK author,Vicki Cobb, and Alaskan artist, Barbara Lavallee, traveled all over the world to create this series. It will give you a taste of the climate, the terrain, the people and their art.
"Valuable and accessible to young readers."--Booklist