Claire Zorn asks the reader to consider these questions: What drives the impulse to lash out physically? Will a boy who gets into fights necessarily become a violent man?
Sam is a young man whose mum suddenly collapses in his arms. His rage, his sea-change to a small town of Archer Point, two hours from Sydney and his relationship with his estranged extended family set the scene for an emotional and wild ride.
This book is Short Listed for the Children's Book Council Book of the year Award in the Older Readers category. Have you read it yet?
We are learning how to ask questions and use research processes to meet and understand the challenges and opportunities ahead of us.
Not sure where to start your research? Looking for research tips and strategies to point you in the right direction?
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Ms Guthrie is currently reading:
Boy Swallows Universe by