The Little Wooden Horse is a story that begins in England in 1777, in an old orphanage in Northern England. Elisabeth and Tom become two of the first convict children to sail to Australia with the First Fleet. We learn of their friendship, as we discover the circumstances that lead to their imprisonment, and eventual transportation to Botany Bay. Their story also tells us of the triumphs, trials and tragedies of that epic journey.
The Little Wooden Horse
The Little Wooden Horse is the story of two such children who survive by the courage and strength borne of their deep friendship.