Plenty, Series:

<p>Plenty<br />
A Place to Call Home</p>

Title

Plenty A Place to Call Home

Author

Braxton-Smith, Ananda

Publisher

Black Dog Books

Published Date

2014

Annotation

Maddy is anxious about moving house from Fitzroy to the town of Plenty, close to Melbourne, which is a huge change. She befriends Grace, a Somalian refugee, who explains that ‘homeless-sickness’ is worse than homesickness. A gentle story with a thoughtful idea.

Key Concepts

Empathy, Friendship, Kindness, Refugees, Resilience

Audience

Upper primary

AC Links/EYLF

English, Geography, HASS, History, ACELA1528, ACELA1529, ACELT1619, ACELT1621, ACELT1622, ACELT1803, ACHASSK186, ACHASSK188, ACHASSK189, ACHASSK190, ACHASSK191, ACHASSK192, ACELA1540, ACELA1541, ACELT1626, ACELT1627, ACELT1628, ACELT1807, ACOKFH009, ACOKFH010