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Author French, Jackie, author

Title Nanberry : black brother white / Jackie French
Published Pymble, N.S.W. : HarperCollins Publishers Australia, 2011

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Description 309 pages ; 20 cm
regular print
Series Children's Book Council of Australia awards 2012
Summary The year is 1789, and in the newly created colony at Sydney Cove is struggling for survival. Seen through the eyes of the colony's only surgeon and Nanberry, the Aboriginal boy adopted by Surgeon White who finds himself uncomfortably between two worlds, it is a new perspective on Australia's earliest days of white settlement
Analysis Australian
Australian historical fiction (Australia)
Notes The Children's Book Council of Australia Younger Readers short list 2012
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-307)
Audience Young adult fiction
Notes Shorlisted, 2012 Children's Book Council of Australia (CBCA) Book of the Year Award, Younger Readers
Subject Aboriginal Australians -- Juvenile fiction.
Cadigal (Australian people) -- Fiction
Cadigal (Australian people) -- Juvenile fiction
Cadigal (Australian people) -- Young adult fiction
Children's Book Council of Australia Awards (shortlisted)
Children, Aboriginal Australian -- Fiction.
Children, Aboriginal Australian -- Juvenile fiction.
Children, Aboriginal Australian -- Young adult fiction
Friendship -- Australia -- Juvenile fiction.
Historical fiction, Australian.
Interracial adoption -- Fiction.
Interracial adoption -- Juvenile fiction.
Interracial adoption -- Young adult fiction
Interracial adoption -- Australia -- 1788-1851 -- Juvenile fiction
Premier's Reading Challenge -- Year 7 - Year 9
Race relations -- Australia -- New South Wales -- Sydney -- History -- Juvenile fiction
Race relations -- Australia -- Sydney (N.S.W.) -- History -- Juvenile fiction.
Surgeons -- Juvenile fiction.
Young adult fiction.
Aboriginal Australians -- Fiction.
Brothers -- Fiction.
Children, Aboriginal Australian -- Fiction.
Interracial adoption -- Fiction.
Racism -- Fiction.
Australia -- Social conditions -- 19th century.
Australia -- Social conditions -- 18th century -- Fiction.
Australia -- Social conditions -- 18th century -- Juvenile fiction.
Australia -- Social conditions -- 19th century -- Juvenile fiction.
Australia -- Social conditions -- 19th century -- Young adult fiction
Sydney (N.S.W.) -- History -- 1788-1851 -- Juvenile fiction
Sydney Cove (N.S.W.) -- Fiction.
Sydney Cove (N.S.W.) -- Juvenile fiction.
Australia -- Social conditions -- 19th century -- Fiction
Sydney Cove (N.S.W.) -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Historical fiction.
Fiction.
LC no. 2012452016
ISBN 9780732290221 (paperback)