Diamond Dove by Adrian Hyland: South West Reading Passport
Australia / Reading

Diamond Dove by Adrian Hyland: South West Reading Passport

Checking out Diamond Dove by Adrian Hyland is the Australasia entry to my South West Reading Passport and, whilst the book was quite enjoyable, I don’t feel it’s the best example of writing inspired by Aborigine culture. Not that the book was even trying to do that! A murder mystery within the Aboriginal community, Emily … Continue reading

Australia / Bibliophile / Reading

Bibliophile: Rabbit Proof Fence by Doris Pilkington

My first book documenting the Stolen Generation, Rabbit Proof Fence chronicles the true story of three Aborigine girls escaping capture and returning to their home despite travelling across a huge expanse of the Australian outback. A short book, this 130 page story runs through the events so quickly that I was finished in one sitting … Continue reading