To the Boy in Berlin – Honey, Elizabeth and Brandt, Heike

<p>To the Boy in Berlin</p>

Title

To the Boy in Berlin

Author

Honey, Elizabeth and Brandt, Heike

Illustrator

Honey, Elizabeth

Publisher

Allen & Unwin

Published Date

2007

Annotation

As Henni from the author’s Stella Street series grows up, she meets Leo, a thirteen-year-old boy from Berlin. They engage in a series of emails trying to solve the mystery of a German family's disappearance. Topical issues such as racism are part of these characters’ email exchanges with insights in both countries’ cultural traditions.

Key Concepts

Cross cultural relations, Friendship, Language, Racism, Refugees

Audience

Upper primary, Secondary

AC Links/EYLF

English, Geography, HASS, ACELA1500, ACELA1502, ACELT1608, ACELT1609, ACELT1610, ACELT1612, ACELA1515, ACELA1518, ACELT1613, ACELT1614, ACHASSK138, ACHASSK139, ACHASSK140, ACHASSK141, ACELA1528, ACELA1529, ACELT1619, ACELT1621, ACELT1622, ACELT1803, ACELA1540, ACELA1541, ACELT1626, ACELT1627, ACELT1628, ACELT1807, ACHGK049, ACHGK052, ACHGK054, ACHGK058