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Growing Up Aboriginal in Australia

Author: Heiss, Anita
Publisher: Black Inc


.Childhood stories of family, country and belonging

What is it like…

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SKU: 9781863959810 Categories: , Product ID: 6611


.Childhood stories of family, country and belonging

What is it like to grow up Aboriginal in Australia? This anthology, compiled by award-winning author Anita Heiss, showcases many diverse voices, experiences and stories in order to answer that question. Accounts from well-known authors and high-profile identities sit alongside those from newly discovered writers of all ages. All of the contributors speak from the heart – sometimes calling for empathy, oftentimes challenging stereotypes, always demanding respect.

This groundbreaking collection will enlighten, inspire and educate about the lives of Aboriginal people in Australia today.

Contributors include- Tony Birch, Deborah Cheetham, Adam Goodes, Terri Janke, Patrick Johnson, Ambelin Kwaymullina, Jack Latimore, Celeste Liddle, Amy McQuire, Kerry Reed-Gilbert, Miranda Tapsell, Jared Thomas, Aileen Walsh, Alexis West, Tara June Winch, and many, many more.

Additional information

Weight 0.33 kg
Dimensions 20.8 × 13.7 × 2.8 cm



Heiss, Anita


Black Inc

Release Date

Monday April 16th, 2018


Paperback / softback

Main content page count

320 Pages