A True PersonAUTHOR : Gabiann MarinILLUSTRATOR : Jacqui GrantfordThe most fundamental of all rights is an asylum seeker's right to freedom.
Zallah and her mother have escaped their war torn country and are looking for safety in Australia.
Instead of freedom they find themselves in a refugee detention centre.
Zallah struggles with the reason for this punishment.
A True Person is a moving story which highlights the bond between Mother and Daughter in times of adversity.
For Zallah there is a light at the end of the tunnel and we celebrate with her as she realises what it means to be A True Person.PAGES : 32AGE : 3 - 8 yearsRELEASE DATE : 1st January 2009