The Night Country

The Night Country

Book - 1998
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THE NIGHT COUNTRY an enchanting and inspiring story from one of Australia's most popular authors, Bryce Courtenay, which draws on the author's childhood in Africa.Towards the end of the Great Depression a young boy goes with his sister to stay at a farm while their mother is ill. There, during a scorching African summer, he witnesses a trial and punishment which will forever remind him of white men's cruelty to black people.Beautifully packaged with striking watercolour illustrations, THE NIGHT COUNTRY is a fable for all ages - a powerful account of the strength that lives within us all.
Publisher: Ringwood, Vic. : Penguin Books Australia, 1998.
ISBN: 9781552780749
Branch Call Number: FIC/Court 3588mb 1
FIC/Court 3588vb 1
Characteristics: 87 p. : col. ill.
Additional Contributors: Fearnley, Stephen


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