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Maybe Tomorrow

Maybe Tomorrow

Author: Meme McDonald
$24.99(AUD)  inc GST
Description

BOORI MONTY PRYOR: AUSTRALIA'S CHILDREN'S LAUREATE 2012-13

An anniversary edition of a powerful Australian story.

The other day this little one asked me, 'When did you start being an Aborigine, and how old were you when you started that?' Like it was a career path or something. I just cracked up laughing.

Boori Monty Pryor's career path has taken him from the Aboriginal fringe camps of his birth to the catwalk, the basketball court, the DJ console, and now to performance and story-telling around the country. 'You've got to try and play the whiteman's game and stay black while you're doing it,' his brother used to tell him.

With writer and photographer Meme McDonald, Boori leads you along the paths he has travelled, pausing to meet his family and friends, while sharing the story of his life, his pain and his hopes, with humour and compassion."

Awards
Shortlisted for Children's Book Council of Australia Awards: Eve Pownall Award for Information Books 1999.
Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9781742372440
  • : Allen & Unwin
  • : Allen & Unwin Children's Books
  • : 234mm X 153mm
  • : Australia
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Meme McDonald
  • : Paperback
  • : en
  • : 224
  • : illustrations