Butterfly Song

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Penguin Books, 2005 - Aboriginal Australians - 291 pages
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Tarena Shaw has just finished her law degree but isn't sure she wants to be a lawyer after all. What place does a black lawyer have in a white system? Does everyone in Sydney feel like a turtle without a shell?
Drawn to Thursday Island, the home of her grandparents, Tarena is persuaded by her family to take on her first case. Part of the evidence is a man with a guitar and a very special song . . .
Butterfly Song moves from the pearling days of the Torres Strait to the ebb and flow of big-city life, with a warm and funny modern heroine whose story reaches across cultures.

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User Review  - Mindy - Goodreads

I really liked this book, devoured it in just over a day. A beautiful story, beautifully told. Read full review

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User Review  - Jess - Goodreads

Great book. Didn't want to put it down as I wanted to know what was going to happen next. The story was great and truly inspiring even though it was fiction. Read full review

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