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Sister heart / Sally Morgan
Bib ID 6816324
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Morgan, Sally, 1951 January 18- author
 
Description Fremantle, Western Australia: Fremantle Press, 2015 
©2015 
250 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm 
ISBN 9781925163131 (hardback)
Summary

A young Aboriginal girl is taken from the north of Australia and sent to an institution in the distant south. There, she slowly makes a new life for herself and, in the face of tragedy, finds strength in new friendships.

Notes

For children.

Subjects Children, Aboriginal Australian -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Children, Aboriginal Australian -- Institutional care -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Novels in verse.  |  Government policy - Assimilation.  |  Child welfare - Child / parent separation.  |  Child welfare - Children's homes.  |  Race relations - Representation - Literature.  |  Literature and stories - Juvenile.  |  Western Australia (WA)  |  Australian

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