Straggler's Reef

Straggler’s Reef

Straggler's Reef

When Karri delves into her family’s past she finds a lot more than she bargained for — a treacherous reef, missing treasure, eerie storms and a ghostly namesake. Adventure, danger and excitement!

  • Release date: 1999
  • Publisher: Fremantle Press
  • Available for: $13.95
  • ISBN: 9 781863 682541
  • Format: Paperback

Elaine Forrestal combines the stories of Karri in the 1990s and her ancestor, Carrie in the 1840s in an effective, captivating manner.

Kylie Williams – Teacher-Librarian React 99

The recount of events in the 1840s is engrossing and evocative …

Pam Macintyre – Australian Book Review

Young readers will easily identify with the imaginative situation and should enjoy the excitement and mystery of this well written tale.

Laurie Copping – Reading Time

Short listed for:
WA Premier’s Book Awards, 1999