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Author Bell, Helen, 1955-

Title Idjhil--and the land cried for its lost soul / written and illustrated by Helen Bell
Published Nedlands, W.A. : Cygnet, 1996


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Description 40 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 29 cm
regular print
Series Victorian Premier's Reading Challenge ; 5-6
Victorian Premier's Reading Challenge ; 7-8
Summary The story of an Aboriginal boy who, at the age of nine is taken from his family in accordance with official government policy at the time, based on the memories and experiences of people still alive in 1996
Analysis Aboriginal Australians - Children Juvenile fiction
Aboriginal Australians - Removal
Nyungar (Australian People) - History Juvenile literature
Picture books
Notes CIP confirmed
Bibliography Bibliography: page 40
Audience Children
Notes Western Australian Premier's Book Awards : Children's & Young Adults' Books, 1996 winner
Subject Aboriginal Australians -- Children -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile fiction.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Juvenile fiction.
Aboriginal Australians -- Children -- Juvenile fiction.
Children, Aboriginal Australian -- Juvenile fiction.
Noongar (Australian people) -- History -- Juvenile fiction
Nyunga (Australian people) -- History -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre/Form Picture books.
Illustrated works.
Author Bell, Helen, 1955- illustrator
Bell, Helen, 1955-
LC no. abn95277762
ISBN 1875560610
Other Titles Idjhil