AustLit logo
image of person or book cover 8326799435095860262.jpg
This image has been sourced from online.
y separately published work icon Free? : Stories Celebrating Human Rights anthology   short story   young adult  
Issue Details: First known date: 2009... 2009 Free? : Stories Celebrating Human Rights
The material on this page is available to AustLit subscribers. If you are a subscriber or are from a subscribing organisation, please log in to gain full access. To explore options for subscribing to this unique teaching, research, and publishing resource for Australian culture and storytelling, please contact us or find out more.

AbstractHistoryArchive Description

'This is a celebration of human rights. To commemorate the 60th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, Walker Books and Amnesty International have joined together to create a short-story collection for young readers, celebrating what it means to be free. Hosting a variety of talented children's authors from all around the globe, the anthology embraces such themes as asylum, law, education and faith in a way that will both inspire and entertain.' (Libraries Australia) Contents: Klaus Vogel and the Bad Lads by David Almond -- School Slave by Theresa Breslin -- Scout's Honour by Sarah Mussi -- Sarsaparilla by Ursula Dubosarsky -- After the Hhurricane by Rita Williams-Garcia -- If Only Papa Hadn't Danced by Patricia McCormick -- Prince Francis by Roddy Doyle -- Uncle Meena by Ibtisam Barakat -- Searching for a Two-WaySstreet by Malorie Blackman -- Setting Words Free / by Margaret Mahy -- Jojo Learns to Dance by Meja Mwangi -- Wherever I Lay Down My Head by Jamila Gavin -- Christopher by Eoin Colfer -- No Trumpets Needed by Michael Morpurgo.

Teaching Resources

Teaching Resources

This work has teaching resources.

Notes

  • Contents indexed selectively.

Contents

* Contents derived from the London,
c
England,
c
c
United Kingdom (UK),
c
Western Europe, Europe,
:
Walker Books [London] , 2009 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Sarsaparilla, Ursula Dubosarsky , 2009 single work short story young adult
* Contents derived from the Somerville, Massachusetts,
c
United States of America (USA),
c
Americas,
:
Candlewick Press , 2009 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Sarsaparilla, Ursula Dubosarsky , 2009 single work short story young adult

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Works about this Work

Under Age Tim Pegler , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The Sunday Age , 27 September 2009; (p. 21)

— Review of Free? : Stories Celebrating Human Rights 2009 anthology short story ; Isabella's Garden Glenda Millard , 2009 single work picture book ; Bush Secrets Tjalaminu Mia , Jessica Lister , 2009 single work children's fiction ; The Great Cold Gladys Milroy , 2009 single work children's fiction
Under Age Tim Pegler , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The Sunday Age , 27 September 2009; (p. 21)

— Review of Free? : Stories Celebrating Human Rights 2009 anthology short story ; Isabella's Garden Glenda Millard , 2009 single work picture book ; Bush Secrets Tjalaminu Mia , Jessica Lister , 2009 single work children's fiction ; The Great Cold Gladys Milroy , 2009 single work children's fiction
Last amended 13 Nov 2017 11:04:53
Newspapers:
    Powered by Trove
    X