Before Mina, my life was like a completed jigsaw puzzle but Mina has pushed the puzzle onto the floor. I have to start all over again, figuring out where the pieces go.
When Michael meets Mina, they are at a rally for refugees - standing on opposite sides.
Mina fled Afghanistan with her mother via a refugee camp, a leaky boat and a detention centre.
Michael's parents have founded a new political party called Aussie Values.
They want to stop the boats.
Mina wants to stop the hate.
When Mina wins a scholarship to Michael's private school, their lives crash together blindingly.
A novel for anyone who wants to fight for love, and against injustice.
- Publication Date:
- 28 / 06 / 2016
- 128 x 197 x 24mm
When Michael and Mina first see each other, they are standing on opposite sides at a rally for refugees. Telling the tale of two very different teenagers who come from two very different backgrounds, 'When Michael Met Mina' tackles a serious topic in an educational and light-hearted way. This gorgeously written novel is the perfect read for anyone with a passion for social justice. - Kristy (QBD)