Where in the World – French, Simon

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Title

Where in the World

Author

French, Simon

Publisher

Little Hare Books

Published Date

2002

Annotation

Ari has a gift for playing the violin, learned from his grandfather. He and his mother have moved from Germany to Australia. Ari has a lot to deal with as his father died when he was three and he struggles to accept his stepfather. Now he is living in a different new place and misses his beloved grandfather. When his grandfather dies, Ari is devastated. His family and music enable him to adjust and find his place.

Key Concepts

Family, Immigrants, Loss, Relationships, Resilience

Audience

Upper primary

AC Links/EYLF

English, Geography, HASS, ACELA1500, ACELA1502, ACELT1608, ACELT1609, ACELT1610, ACELT1612, ACELA1515, ACELA1518, ACELT1613, ACELT1614, ACHASSK138, ACHASSK139, ACHASSK140, ACHASSK141