The Dons – Fusillo, Archimede

<p>The Dons</p>

Title

The Dons

Author

Fusillo, Archimede

Publisher

Penguin Books Australia

Published Date

2001

Annotation

Paul is 14-years-old and embarrassed by his forgetful Italian grandfather. Through his grandfather’s stories, Paul gains an appreciation of his Italian heritage. The author’s parents as Italian migrants underlie cultural empathy in this story of family life.

Key Concepts

Cross cultural relations, Empathy, Family, Migrants, Respect

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