Plenty A Place to Call Home
Black Dog Books
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.
Empathy, Friendship, Kindness, Refugees, Resilience
English, Geography, HASS, History, ACELA1528, ACELA1529, ACELT1619, ACELT1621, ACELT1622, ACELT1803, ACHASSK186, ACHASSK188, ACHASSK189, ACHASSK190, ACHASSK191, ACHASSK192, ACELA1540, ACELA1541, ACELT1626, ACELT1627, ACELT1628, ACELT1807, ACOKFH009, ACOKFH010