The Bone Sparrow tells the story of Subhi. Subhi was born in an Australian permanent detention centre after his mother fled the violence of their homeland. They are both refugees. This is the human story behind the news stories that flash across our screens. It gives the reader an opportunity to see behind the statistics and to the feel the experience.
This book is Short Listed for the Children's Book Council of Australia's 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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What's the Teacher Librarian reading?
Ms Guthrie is currently reading:
The Courage to be Disliked by Ichiro Kishmi and Fumitake Koga
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