Nancy Bentley is the heartwarming true tale of a 6 year old who was bitten by a snake at Port Arthur in 1920. There was no doctor and her father had to row her out to a naval vessel in the bay for treatment. No women allowed on board in those days, so she had to be inducted into the Royal Australian Navy. The rest is history!
Winner - ACT Writing and Publishing Award, Children's Section 2012
Shortlisted - Speech Pathology Aust Book of the Year Award 2012
Published by New Frontier Books
A winner - congratulations Tracey!