Siobhan McHugh
ORAL HISTORIAN
WRITER
DOCUMENTARY-MAKER
My Story: Snowy - The Diary of Eva Fischer
Stories of Australian cotton-growing
Siobhan was one of three writers in the Scholastic ‘My Story’ series on a panel about history and truth in children’s fiction. The Diary of Eva Fischer, describes a year in the life of an eleven year old girl whose father works on the Snowy Mountain scheme.
A year in the life of a feisty eleven year-old-girl growing up in Cabramurra in the fifties as the Hydro-Electric Scheme transforms the social and physical landscape
My Story: Snowy - The Diary of Eva Fischer
Usually I just skip through books but since I read the first two pages of Snowy, it seems that I've gotten addicted to it. Thank you for showing me that there are some books that are not boring.
From Taiya, Victoria