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Where the Shoreline Used to be

Where the Shoreline Used to be (Paperback)

Edited by La Marca, Susan
Edited by Macintyre, Pam

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A diverse collection of poetry, short stories, song lyrics, novel extracts and illustrations from some of the most important creators today. This anthology for upper high school students follows on from the success of the collection Things a Map Won't Show You, which was aimed at... younger readers. Susan La Marca and Pam Macintyre have gathered an exciting mix of original and pre-published works that cover themes of Indigenous issues, friendship, migrants in Australia, environmental impact, dystopia, sci-fi adventure and death. The anthology includes original stories from: Davina Bell, Meg Caddy, Shivaun Plozza, Peta Freestone, Scot Gardner, Barry Jonsberg, Meg McKinlay (with illustration by Kyle Hughes Odgers), Gayle Kennedy, Shaun Tan, Felicity Castagna, Amie Kaufman and Leanne Hall. Other contributors are Margo Lanagan, Ali Cobby Eckermann, Andrea Hirata, Arwa Abousamra, Trudy White, Alice Pung, Tony Birch, Wil Wagner & Lizzie Wagner, Courtney Barnett and Kate Miller-Heidke. Praise for Things a Map Won't Show You: 'This excellent anthology is another book which is meant to be shared. Targeted at Year 7 and Year 8 readers, it will appeal to arrange of high school readers.' Canberra Times 'Altogether a surprising mix of works that will dazzle and amaze readers in middle school, these will be well used as a basis for discussion, models for their own writing or just to read a favourite author. This is a stand out collection and will serve the needs of teachers looking for an engaging set of stories to have in the classroom.' ReadPlus by Fran Knight
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ISBN 9780143573227
Published AU 29 Feb 2016
Publisher Penguin
Format Paperback
260 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays

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ISBN-13 9780143573227
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
Publisher Penguin
Imprint Penguin Books Australia
Published 29 Feb 2016
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Paperback
Author(s) Edited by La Marca, Susan
Edited by Macintyre, Pam
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
English Literature: Collections & Anthologies Of Various Literary Forms
Number of Pages 256
Dimensions Width: 138mm
Height: 201mm
Spine: 19mm
Dewey Code Not specified
Weight 238g
Interest Age 13+ years
Reading Age 13+ years
NBS Text Young Adult Fiction
ONIX Text Young adult