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Penultimate entry in the four book cycle sees Grace s life in Australia and is in itself a good story The interactions between characters and the motivations behind them are explored, at the level of the target reader, and it introduces indigenous culture at a small level as well Engaging and continuing good series. This was my third book for the 24 hour read a thon on Sunday I read it straight on the heels of A Friend for Grace and found the start to be incredibly jarring view spoiler At the end of book 2, Beth and Tom had been looking at Grace but hadn t decided whether to take her yet But then at the start of book 3, suddenly she s in a boat on the river with Tom and Beth, being rowed across to her new home The book THEN backtracks a little to explain what happens, but I didn t really like how it w This was my third book for the 24 hour read a thon on Sunday I read it straight on the heels of A Friend for Grace and found the start to be incredibly jarring view spoiler At the end of book 2, Beth and Tom had been looking at Grace but hadn t decided whether to take her yet But then at the start of book 3, suddenly she s in a boat on the river with Tom and Beth, being rowed across to her new home The book THEN backtracks a little to explain what happens, but I didn t really like how it was done Not enough seemed to be said it was as though a whole chapter had just been left out hide spoiler Beth and Tom s farm is in roughly the same area as where Letty ends up, outback NSW, but on the other side of the impassable Blue Mountains which of course by the time Letty comes around, are passable, if perilous I really would have enjoyedabout the journey to Wattle Park and the selection but I still really loved this installment in the series.Similar to Letty s story, Tom is a bit of a jerk to Grace at first, although Beth is a LOT nicer than than the wife in Letty s story Um Mary You d think he d warm up to Grace when she gallops off, bareback, to fetch help when Beth goes into early labour butto come on THAT in book 4 A great depiction of early European settlement in Australia, life for the young newly arrived convict girl and the unique Australian landscape It touches on issues like treatment of indigenous people in a junior fiction friendly way but without shying away from what really happened. There s this girl who became a servant and her master is always rude Her mistress was pregnant She was nice to Grace Then her master went away for a week. ( DOWNLOAD EPUB ) ♷ Grace and Glory ☰ Grace s journey continues in this, the third of four books about a brave convict girl who is given a second chanceGrace s life as a servant gets off to a shaky start Her master, Tom, is strict, and even though Grace means to be helpful and hardworking, she is soon in trouble But there are good things in her new life, too her kind mistress, Beth, the mysterious Indigenous people nearby, and Glory, the most beautiful horse that Grace has ever seen When Tom goes away and leaves Grace in charge, there s an emergency Can Grace save the day Fantastic series of historical children s novels I am reading to my 9yo daughter This part of Grace s story is her arrival in Australia to work off her 7 year sentence These stories are very well written and we are both hooked and want to find out what happens next for Grace. I have posted about all four of Grace s books herehttp www.theintrepidreader.com 2012 I have posted about all four of Grace s books herehttp www.theintrepidreader.com 2012