Author(s): Kirsty Murray
A Prayer for Blue Delaney follows the outback adventures of orphaned Colm, who runs away from the cruelties of Bindoon Boys' Home and goes in search of a family of his own. Set in the 1950s.
engrossing tale' Northern Daily Leader27/8/05I really love this series; the books have so much insight very hard to put down.'Carmel, Year 11, Canberra from www.goldcreek.act.edu.au/yaraa moving story of grief and loss, of mateship and friendship and growing through adversity.'Rachel Froude, Galen College, Vic from A&U teacher review website' a colourful and engaging historical fiction that brings Australia's past alive for young adult readers.' Book ReviewsIssue 15 Summer 2006