Anita Heiss

Growing Up Aboriginal in Australia

Childhood stories of family, country and belonging.

What is it like to grow up Aboriginal in Australia? This anthology, compiled by award-winning author Anita Heiss, showcases many diverse voices, experiences and stories in order to answer that question. Accounts from well-known authors and high-profile identities sit alongside those from newly discovered writers of all ages. All of the contributors speak from the heart - sometimes calling for empathy, oftentimes challenging stereotypes, always demanding respect.

This groundbreaking collection will enlighten, inspire and educate about the lives of Aboriginal people in Australia today.
  • Author: Anita Heiss
  • ISBN: 9781863959810 (Paperback)
  • Publisher: Black Inc
  • Date of Publication: April 2018
  • Number of Pages: 320
  • Product Dimensions (cm): 13 x 20 x 2.8