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Title: One-a-Pecker, Two-a-Pecker

Author: Ruth Park

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Readers Book Club

This edition published: 1959

Paperback or Hardcover: Hardcover

Condition: Fair condition (small tears in jacket cover)

One-a-Pecker, Two-a-Pecker

  • 1860's in the goldfields. As washerwomen, Mother Jerusalem and Currency go where the men search for gold. As miners flock to feverishly pursue the new discoveries at Otago, they follow, with their washing machine and the promise of a partnership. Life is hard and the people have to be tough to survive.

    As the settlement grows many thousands crowd the hills and river banks looking for gold. Crowding the pages of this masterly adventure novel are a host of these rugged characters - loving, hating, giving birth - wonderfully brought to life by Ruth Park.

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