Zana Fraillon

Margaret Robson Kett reviews 'The Bone Sparrow' by Zana Fraillon

Margaret Robson Kett
30 November 2016

Subhi lives with Maa and his older sister Queeny in ‘Family Three’, hoping that the ‘Night Sea’ will bring his Ba back to them. Born in detention to his Rohingya mother after she arrived illegally in Australia, his friend Eli and a kindly ‘Jacket’ make his life one of fitful pleasures amid the uncertainties of camp life. On the other side of the fence, i ... More