Refuge – Gleeson, Libby

<p>Refuge</p>

Title

Refuge

Author

Gleeson, Libby

Publisher

Puffin

Published Date

1998

Annotation

Andrew is in year nine, his older sister Anna is at university, where her strong views make her an activist. She asks her parents to hide an East Timorese refugee and involves Andrew in the subterfuge. A book with multiple aspects for thought and discussion including refugees, family conflicts and generational differences, and the invasion of East Timor.

Key Concepts

Conflict, Family, History, Refugees

Audience

Secondary

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, ACELA1550, ACELA1551, ACELT1663, ACELT1771, ACELT1634, ACELT1635, ACHGK064, ACHGK065, ACHGK066, ACHGK067, ACHGK068, ACHGK069, ACELA1563, ACELA1564, ACELA1565, ACELT1639, ACELT1640, ACELT1812, ACELT1642, ACELT1643, ACELT1644