All the Safe Places: An Australian child's war


cover image for All the Safe Places, showing Ann next to a gum tree wearing a sunhatI felt that it was appropriate to publish Mum's stories today, on Mother's Day - with the lovely cover design produced by her granddaughter, Celeste.

Ann shares three touching stories about growing up, from a carefree nine-year-old at the beginning of World War II to a tougher, wiser fourteen-year-old.  Ann was sent to a country town as an evacuee, far from the safe places of her early childhood, and wondered whether her parents ever thought of her.

Special price

For the month of May, All the Safe Places is available for US$1.85 as a Kindle ebook on Amazon and as an ePub ebook on SmashWords. For information about Ann MacDonald, see Ann's author page on StarBytes Press.