Dhurgham Moghaddam is a twelve year old boy, the youngest child of a Baghdadi family who has disappeared. It is the story of his journey from Syria, to Indonesia and then, on a sinking boat with over two hundred other boys, to Australia. Arriving in Australia illegally, he becomes an untried criminal existing in limbo.
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(193mm x 131mm x 20mm)
Allen & Unwin
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Author Biography - Eva Sallis
Eva Sallis is the author of "The City of Sealions, Fire Fire, Hiam" (winner ofthe Australian/Vogel Literary Award), and "Mahjar.""