May Tang: A New Australian, Series: A New Australian#Series

<p>May Tang: A New Australian<br />
Series: New Australian</p>

Title

May Tang: A New Australian Series: New Australian

Author

Beikoff, Katrina

Publisher

Omnibus Books

Published Date

2017

Annotation

May is a Chinese 11-year-old, living in Shanghai with her family while her older brother is studying in Australia. When the Tiananmen Square incident occurs in 1989, May’s family applies for May and her mother to go to Australia. The hardships of moving to a new country with many cultural differences are presented with moving characterisation.

Key Concepts

Conflict, History, Immigration, Racial identity

Audience

Secondary

AC Links/EYLF

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