The China Coin – Baillie, Allan

<p>The China Coin</p>

Title

The China Coin

Author

Baillie, Allan

Publisher

Penguin Books Australia

Published Date

1991

Annotation

Leah's mother, Joan, is Chinese and her father is Scottish. They travel to China to search for her family and to find the other half of an ancient coin left by Joan's father. The turmoil of Tiananmen Square causes Leah to look closely at her cultural background.

Key Concepts

Conflict, Family, Social justice

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, ACHGK049, ACHGK052, ACHGK054, ACHGK058, ACELA1550, ACELA1551, ACELT1663, ACELT1771, ACELT1634, ACELT1635, ACELA1563, ACELA1564, ACELA1565, ACELT1639, ACELT1640, ACELT1812, ACELT1642, ACELT1643, ACELT1644, ACOKFH018, ACOKFH021, ACOKFH022, ACOKFH023, ACOKFH024