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    Jacquie Everitt's 'The Bitter Shore'

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Jacquie Everitt's The Bitter Shore

An Iranian family's escape to Australia and the hell they found at the border of paradise

The Bitter Shore is Jacquie Everitt's account of Zahra, Saeed and Shayan's flight from home and the shocking events that lay in store for them on the other side of the world.

It's also the story of the effects of the government's policy of mandatory detention on children, and the court case that took on the Howard government.

"Shayan was a bright five-year-old boy when he arrived with his parents in March 2000 from Iran. Less than two years later he had been taken to hospital nine times for rehydration after witnessing incidents and violence in the camps no child in Australia should ever have seen. He had suffered periods of mutism and self-induced starvation including refusal to take liquids."

Related:

29 September 2008: Shayan Badraie's Bitter Shore - The Sydney launch of Jacquie Everitt's 'The Bitter Shore'. The intrigue around the hand-written word Bucklies in a Ministerial will no doubt go down as one of the media's central trophies of the month in reporting on the book, equivalent in news value to the former Immigration Minister Phillip Ruddock's use of the word "it" to describe young Shayan.

Details:

Title: The Bitter Shore
Subtitle: An Iranian family's escape to Australia and the hell they found at the border of paradise
Author: Jacquie Everitt
ISBN: 978 1 4050 3864 5
Subject: Biography: General
Stock: New, Available
Published: 01-10-2008
Binding: Trade Paperback
Dimensions: 232 x 154 x 25mm
Pages: 310 pages
Price: $35.00
Imprint: Macmillan Australia

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