Ned Kelly and the Green Sash

By Mark Greenwood & Frané Lessac

Book :
Ned Kelly and the Green Sash
Author/Illustrator :
Mark Greenwood & Frané Lessac
Publisher :
Walker Books Australia
Suitable :
Year 3 - 8

Mark Greenwood and Frané Lessac bring history to life in Ned Kelly and the Green Sash.  His bushranger antics and armoured suit are the things that spring to mind when thinking of Ned Kelly, but Mark and Frané have enlightened us to the bravery he displayed as a young boy and what influenced him as he grew up to become Australia’s most notorious bushranger.  Guaranteed to engage!

Links to the Australian Curriculum: Literacy, Language, Visual Arts, History Knowledge and Understanding, Critical and Creative Thinking, and Ethical Understanding.