Boy Overboard

Author : Morris Gleitzman
ISBN : 140581554X
Genre : Refugees
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The best fiction for the Key Stage 3 classroom!
Category: Refugees

Boy Overboard

Author : Patricia Cornelius
ISBN : 0868198072
Genre : Australian drama
File Size : 68.33 MB
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Jamal and Bibi have a dream. To lead Australia to soccer glory in the next World Cup. But first they must face landmines, pirates, storms and assassins. Can Jamal and his family survive their incredible journey and get to Australia?
Category: Australian drama

Boy Overboard

Author : Peter Wells
ISBN : OCLC:939602676
Genre : Boys
File Size : 46.45 MB
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Jamie Caughey's parents left him in the care of his aunt and uncle when they went to Australia. This story is about Jamie's growing awareness of what adults are and of his own identity as a homosexual.
Category: Boys

Boy Overboard

Author : Frederic P. Miller
ISBN : 6132811451
Genre : Performing Arts
File Size : 77.33 MB
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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Boy Overboard is the first novel in the Boy and Girl series written by Morris Gleitzman featuring the fictional character Jamal Houssini, a young refugee from Afghanistan. It was published 2002 by Puffin in Australia, the book tells the story of young Jamal, his sister Bibi and their parents' long journey to Australia. The name originates from the children overboard incident that occurred near Australia. Jamal Houssini (also known as Jamal) is the main protagonist. Jamal Houssini was born to Mohammed and Fatima Houssini, a poor family of a taxi driver and an illegal school teacher respectively. He lives in Afghanistan with his parents and his sister but flee due to illegal schooling. Heroic, quick thinking, fiercely determined, naive and loyal. Jamal enjoys soccer and hopes one day to win the World Cup for Afghanistan. On the voyage to Australia he develops a liking for Rashida.
Category: Performing Arts

Girl Underground

Author : Morris Gleitzman
ISBN : 1405662611
Genre : Children's stories
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All Bridget wants is to lead a quiet life - but, when a boy named Menzies makes her an offer she can't refuse, she finds herself in the midst of a plan to rescue two kids from a detention centre.
Category: Children's stories


Author : Elizabeth Fama
ISBN : 9780553494365
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
File Size : 43.5 MB
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Escaping from a sinking ferry in the waters off Sumatra, fourteen-year-old Emily fights for survival for herself and a young Indonesian boy, who draws courage from his quiet but firm Islamic faith.
Category: Juvenile Fiction

Collection 6

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ISBN : 0957754469
Genre : Australian drama
File Size : 88.47 MB
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The Australian Script Centre promotes and distributes some of Australia's best performace writing to a variety of markets. This collection profiles the best scripts from the 2005-6 program. It includes major prize winners, critical and popular successes and yet to be produced gems.
Category: Australian drama

The Boy Who Fell Off The Mayflower Or John Howland S Good Fortune

Author : P. J. Lynch
ISBN : 0763665843
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
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In the first book he has both written and illustrated, master artist P.J. Lynch brings a Mayflower voyager’s story to vivid life. Catalogue Text 158 At a young age, John Howland learned what it meant to take advantage of an opportunity. Leaving the docks of London on the Mayflower as an indentured servant to Pilgrim John Carver, John Howland little knew that he was embarking on the adventure of a lifetime. By his great good fortune, John survived falling overboard on the crossing of the Atlantic Ocean, and he earned his keep ashore by helping to scout a safe harbor and landing site for his bedraggled and ill shipmates. Would his luck continue to hold amid the dangers and adversity of the Pilgrims’ lives in New England? John Howland’s tale is masterfully told in his own voice, bringing an immediacy and young perspective to the oft-told Pilgrims’ story. P.J. Lynch captures this pivotal moment in American history in precise and exquisite detail, from the light on the froth of a breaking wave to the questioning voice of a teen in a new world.
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Ways Of Being Male

Author : John Stephens
ISBN : 9781135363840
File Size : 65.74 MB
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This book examines reactions to the Russian Revolution by four little magazines of the teens and twenties (The Liberator, The Messenger, The Little Review, and The Dial) in order to analyze some of the ways modernist writers negotiate the competing demands of aesthetics, political commitment and race. Re-examining interconnections among such superficially disparate phenomena as the Harlem Renaissance, Greenwich Village bohemianism, modernism and Leftist politics, this book rightly emphasizes the vitality of little magazines and argues for their necessary place in the study of modernism.

Going Overboard

Author : Christina Skye
ISBN : 030748551X
Genre : Fiction
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Carolina Sullivan needs a man's body bad.... Only the most gorgeous hunk will save fast-track photographer Carly Sullivan's job, but finding the right man isn't easy when you're on a ship in the middle of the Caribbean and the model you hired turns out to be a disaster. With her hopes sinking faster than the Titanic, Carly spots the most beautiful man she's ever seen. Ford McKay swears he's a rancher from Wyoming, but Carly has her suspicions. Then all hell breaks loose in their island paradise and the sexy stranger is all that protects Carly from a hail of bullets. Ford McKay knows that mixing business and pleasure can be murder, and he's not about to compromise his current mission for an obstinate redhead who can't forget her camera for a nanosecond. But when Carly is wounded, the rugged Navy SEAL can't just walk away. As fate forces the two into excruciatingly close quarters, Ford finds his heart taking a tumble. Soon the straight-arrow SEAL discovers that with the right woman, going overboard can be unforgettable. From the Paperback edition.
Category: Fiction