Frieda: A New Australian – Musgrove, Marianne

<p>Frieda: A New Australian</p>

Title

Frieda: A New Australian

Author

Musgrove, Marianne

Publisher

Omnibus Books

Published Date

2016

Annotation

Frieda Brandt and her parents leave Germany in 1914 for a business opportunity in South Australia. When war is declared between the two countries, the family is viewed with suspicion and many Germans are interned. Frieda and her father expose the conditions at the internment camp, and life become intolerable and dangerous.

Key Concepts

Detention centres, Family, Intolerance, Racism

Audience

Upper primary

AC Links/EYLF

English, Geography, HASS, History, ACELA1500, ACELA1502, ACELT1608, ACELT1609, ACELT1610, ACELT1612, ACHASSK111, ACHASSK112, ACELA1515, ACELA1518, ACELT1613, ACELT1614, ACHASSK134, ACHASSK135, ACHASSK136, ACHASSK137, ACHASSK138, ACHASSK139, ACHASSK140, ACHASSK141