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Subscribing If you wish to find out information about subscribing to AustLit, please contact us for pricing details.Libby Hathorn’s book Way Home focuses on Shane, a street kid who stumbles upon a cat that he adopts and cares for like a real person.
The little amount of words in the book gives you the main storyline, but it is Gregory Roger’s pictures that steal the show. Feral Kid, by Libby Hathorn, is an entertaining book about Robbie, a 15 year old boy, who runs away from home, and becomes a street kid.
Throughout this book, the theme is generally about how a young boy tried desperately to fit in to a hostile environment. It too was published in Britain and America, as was Libby Hathorn’s Way Home, whose illustrations by Gregory Rogers won him the Kate Greenaway Award for the outstanding picture book for Set in down-town Australia, it featured a child coping alone with homelessness, plagued by feral dogs in an environment where his only support comes.
Now Lisa is in fear for her own life is there anyone to help her? David Walliams, Gangsta Granny HarperCollins (Winner) A story of prejudice and acceptance, funny lists and silly words, this book has all the hallmarks of David Walliams’s previous bestsellers.
Australian primary school teachers face two ma¬jor challenges in their implementation of the national curriculum for English: literary study and multimoda¬lity.
Belonging Critical Essay “Belonging to a community or group has a significant impact on an individual’s sense of self” Introduction Individuals desire a sense of belonging within various groups in the community to engage with others in an enriching and meaningful way.