Shortlist year: 
2018
Shortlist category: 
Children's literature
Published by: 
Scholastic Australia

About the book

Book cover - Feathers by Phil Cummings and illustrated by Phil Lesnie.

The story reveals the resilience of the human spirit and the universal importance of home and finding safe shelter. This story of compassion and connectivity is more important than ever, given the current global political climate. Themes: birds, migration, geography, refugees, natural disasters, hope, resilience, home, safety.