Alicia is a farm girl in 1871 Australia. Thinking she is doomed to a life of needlework and milking cows, her perceptions change when she meets a famous astronomer of the day, John Tebbutt. Soon she realizes that her future can be as limitless as the stars he encourages her to watch.
First published in 1996 by Thomas C. Lothian Pty Ltd. Illustrated by Anne Spudvilas.