Vietnam Diary – Wilson, Mark

<p>Vietnam Diary</p>

Title

Vietnam Diary

Author

Wilson, Mark

Illustrator

Wilson, Mark

Publisher

Hachette

Published Date

2013

Annotation

Leigh and Jason are brothers, best mates but with differing views on war. Jason is conscripted and sent to Vietnam to fight. Leigh struggles to understand Jason’s choice eventually coming to terms that he is doing what he thinks is right. This picture book covers Jason’s time in the war through letter writing and imaginative artwork.

Key Concepts

Cross cultural relations, War

Audience

Primary

AC Links/EYLF

English, Geography, HASS, History, ACELA1475, ACELT1594, ACELT1596, ACELT1599, ACHASSK063, ACHASSK064, ACHASSK065, ACELA1487, ACELA1498, ACELT1602, ACELT1603, ACELT1605, ACELA1515, ACELA1518, ACELT1613, ACELT1614, ACHASSK134, ACHASSK135, ACHASSK136, ACHASSK137, ACHASSK138, ACHASSK139, ACHASSK140, ACHASSK141