Month: May 2020

Bone and Beauty the Ribbon Boys’ Rebellion by Jeanette M. Thompson

Bone and Beauty the Ribbon Boys’ Rebellion by Jeanette M. Thompson A well-researched piece of oft-forgotten Australian history, crafted into a very readable and digestible narrative non-fiction. In 1830, an Irish group of rebels, the Ribbon Boys, liberate eighty convicts from Bathurst farms and lead them inland to freedom. Needless to say, Governor Darling is …

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