Kerenza: A New Australian – Hawke, Rosanne

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

Title

Kerenza: A New Australian

Author

Hawke, Rosanne

Publisher

Omnibus

Published Date

2015

Annotation

Kerenza and her family leave Cornwall and their mining community, hoping for a better life in South Australia. Life on the mallee plains though is unexpectedly difficult. The hard life of people with little is set alongside the native Ngawait people who are disposed of their traditions.

Key Concepts

Cross cultural relations, Emigration, Social justice

Audience

Upper primary, Secondary

AC Links/EYLF

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