Books

Personal & social issues: racism & multiculturalism (Children’s/YA)

There were 6 books found.


  • An Unspeakable Crime

    By Elaine Marie Alphin

    Paperback, AUS $15.99, NZ $17.99
    The lynching of Leo Frank is a major landmark in 20th century law and in racial and ethnic tensions in the South. It has been the subject of various novels, movies, and most recently a Tony-award winning musical (Parade). Teenagers played a significant ro

  • Come August, Come Freedom

    By Gigi Amateau

    Paperback, AUS $17.99, NZ $18.99
    "Intense, empathetic, richly imagined." — Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books (starred review)

  • Come August, Come Freedom

    By Gigi Amateau

    Hardback, AUS $24.99, NZ $27.99
    An 1800 insurrection planned by a literate slave known as "Prosser’s Gabriel" inspires a historical novel following one extraordinary man’s life.

  • Everyone Walks Away

    By Eva Lindström
    Illustrated by Eva Lindström

    Hardback, AUS $27.99, NZ $29.99
    A beautiful, multi-layered picture book about loneliness, exclusion and belonging

  • Exposure

    By Mal Peet

    Paperback, AUS $18.99, NZ $19.99
    A massive football star has it all but someone is plotting his downfall in this new edition of Exposure, by Carnegie Medal-winning author Mal Peet.

  • The Gold-Threaded Dress

    By Carolyn Marsden

    Trade Paperback, AUS $14.99, NZ $15.99
    "A fine novel for early independent readers that conveys lots of information about Thailand and making friends." — New York Times Book Review


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