From Kinglake to Kabul

From Kinglake to Kabul As long as we are still alive we can have everything later we can start from scratch My Nguyen Kinglake I hope to feel safe in every part of Afghanistan not just in my room Sabrina Omar Kabul Kin

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  • Title: From Kinglake to Kabul
  • Author: NeilGrant DavidWilliams
  • ISBN: 9781742375304
  • Page: 480
  • Format: Paperback
  • As long as we are still alive, we can have everything later, we can start from scratch My Nguyen, Kinglake I hope to feel safe in every part of Afghanistan, not just in my room Sabrina Omar, Kabul Kinglake had one day of disaster with far reaching effects Kabul has endured 30 years of war In this remarkable collection of young people s writing, students from sc As long as we are still alive, we can have everything later, we can start from scratch My Nguyen, Kinglake I hope to feel safe in every part of Afghanistan, not just in my room Sabrina Omar, Kabul Kinglake had one day of disaster with far reaching effects Kabul has endured 30 years of war In this remarkable collection of young people s writing, students from schools in Kinglake and Kabul share their stories of resilience, courage, and hope In doing so they illustrate the remarkable healing quality of words and illuminate what connects us as humans This is not a book of remembrance or a book that desires to shock, it is a book about what is best about human nature.

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    1. Kinglake Teacher David Williams and writer-in-residence, Neil Grant, wanted to start a writing project between Kinglake and the International School in Kabul so their students could realise how lucky there were to live in a country where they could have access to education, when it is denied to so many others. After Black Saturday, they hesitated continuing, but realised the sharing of stories between these kids who had lost so much, would be a true education. They even extended the invitation t [...]

    2. This is a beautiful book. Two talented writers have inspired two groups of teenagers to write to each other. One class of kids was in Afghanistan, that place of ongoing trauma. The other was from an Australian town destroyed by a terrible bushfire.I expected something horrendous, and perhaps amateurish, but was pleasantly surprised. These teenagers write with simple power. This is impressive enough from the Australian kids, but I am even more amazed by the work of those for whom English is a for [...]

    3. I find the book interesting, the reason being is the book includes many smaller stories that relates back to the main objective of the book and it is to reflect the success of the project this book wrote about (1000 pencils: From Kinglake to Kabul) while at the same time letting us read and understand how the authors feel about the situation they wrote about in these small memoirs. I also find this book an extremely helpful resource to my own memoir writing task because I am able to retrieve a l [...]

    4. An invaluable lesson in perspective, forcing comparison between the dreadful bushfires in Australia and the misfortunes faced more regularly in Afghanistan. The stories are honest and searing, and the reactions recorded by observers touching and affecting.

    5. Good little anthology of stories by students from Kabul and Kinglake, Australia. It was cool to see some of my students write about their experiences here.

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