"A young Aboriginal girl is taken from the north of Australia and sent to an institution in the distant south. There, she slowly makes a new life for herself and, in the face of tragedy, finds strength in new friendships. Poignantly told from the child's perspective, Sister Heart affirms the power of family and kinship. Suitable for ages 10-15, this compelling novel about the stolen generations helps teachers sensitively introduce into the classroom one of world's most confronting histories.".