By Bruce Pascoe
An amazing insight into Aboriginal society prior to settlement, this book turns everything I learned in school on its head. Meticulously researched and easy to read, I am buying my brother a copy for Christmas.
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This is an Australian movie based on the book “Good Muslim Boy”, by Osmah Sami. It tells the story of of a cleric’s son who tells a lie and is facing an arranged marriage, partly as a consequence of this incident. There are funny moments, an engaging story and an entertaining way to spend the afternoon.
This movie can be streamed from our free online movie streaming service, Kanopy. Check it out here!
By Alexander Masters
A twisty fabulous mystery which will surprise and delight you. This book had me questioning my own assumptions and biases. Its also a true story and a great read.
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By Sarah J Harris
This novel tells the story of how a yr 11 boy with synaesthesia solves the murder of his neighbour.
Synaesthesia paints the sounds of his world in a kaleidoscope of colours that no one else can see.
Well written, with great characters; this novel will have you guessing until the end.
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