Author: Tristan Bancks
Random House | ISBN 9780857982032
Themes: Survival, families and commitment, crime
Years: Australian Curriculum: English Years 5, 6 and 7; HASS (Geography) Year 5 (NSW Stage 3)
From the publisher’s synopsis: One afternoon, police officers show up at Ben Silver’s front door. Minutes after they leave, his parents arrive home. Ben and his little sister Olive are bundled into the car and told they’re going on a holiday. But are they?
Codes: AC – Australian Curriculum: English, HASS | EN – NSW syllabus for AC:E
Unit writer: Helen Cozmescu