Author(s): Gabrielle Wang
It's 1864 . . .
and Poppy, disguised as a lost princess from India, has joined a travelling medicine show. They're about to enter the town of Beechworth, where her brother Gus told her he was heading months before. Poppy is so happy to think that she might find Gus at last! But when she follows the clues, they lead her to the cemetery. Gus couldn't really be there, could he?
Join Poppy in the final of four exciting stories about a Gold Rush girl who dreams of a better life.
Gabrielle Wang is the author of the novel The Garden of Empress Cassia (which won the 2002 Aurealis Award), The Pearl of Tiger Bay, The Lion Drummer, A Ghost in My Suitcase and the young adult novel Little Paradise. Lucia Masciullo has recently illustrated Sonya Hartnett's The Boy and Toy.