The Resource When Michael met Mina, Randa Abdel-Fattah

When Michael met Mina, Randa Abdel-Fattah

Label
When Michael met Mina
Title
When Michael met Mina
Statement of responsibility
Randa Abdel-Fattah
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A boy. A girl. Two families. One great divide. When Michael meets Mina, they are at a rally for refugees - standing on opposite sides. Mina fled Afghanistan with her mother via a refugee camp, a leaky boat and a detention centre. Michael's parents have founded a new political party called Aussie Values. They want to stop the boats. Mina wants to stop the hate. When Mina wins a scholarship to Michael's private school, their lives crash together blindingly
Member of
Summary
A story about the power of choosing tolerance by the award-winning author of Does My Head Look Big in This? finds basketball enthusiast Michael attending anti-immigration rallies with his parents until a friendship with a Muslim refugee newcomer from Afghanistan compels him to question his family's politics
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Victorian Premier's Literary Awards, People's Choice Award, 2017.
  • Victorian Premier's Literary Awards, Prize for Young Adult Fiction, 2017.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10518264
Cataloging source
NOV
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Abdel-Fattah, Randa
Dewey number
A823.4
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
690
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Victorian Premier's Literary Awards
  • Friendship
  • Literary prize winners
  • Australia
Target audience
adolescent
Label
When Michael met Mina, Randa Abdel-Fattah
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
354 pages
Isbn
9781743534977
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
When Michael met Mina, Randa Abdel-Fattah
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
354 pages
Isbn
9781743534977
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print

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