By: Dianne Wolfer
Illustrated by: Brian Simmonds
Genre: YFT - Historical fiction (Children's / Teenage)
Published by: Fremantle Press
Published: 2 Apr 2018
ISBN: 9781925591224


If you loved the award-winning Lighthouse Girl and Light Horse Boy, you will also love In the Lamplight, with its combination of evocative charcoal drawings, archival materials and Australian history.

Published to coincide with the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I, In the Lamplight is the story of Rose, a young English girl turned nurse who cares for and falls in love with Jim, the Light Horse Boy.

On the long journey back to Australia they experience the appalling loss of life in the Spanish influenza epidemic, only to face more challenges upon repatriation.

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