Red Sand, Blue Sky, by Cathy Applegate

Twelve-year-old Amy lives in Melbourne, but has the adventure of her life when she goes to Central Australia to stay with her aunt, a nurse among the Aboriginals, for two weeks.

Red Sand, Blue Sky

Call it Courage, by Armstrong Sperry

A young Polynesian boy, who has been afraid of the sea since his mother drowned and he almost did, when he was three, is stranded on an uninhabited island and must face his fears to survive.

Call it Courage

The Runaway Settlers

The Small family run from an abusive father, and try to create a new life for themselves in New Zealand—but will they ever be free from the fear of him finding them?

The Runaway Settlers