The Shack that Dad BuiltAuthor:
Pub Date: 2005
Publisher: Little Hare Books
Summary: When Elaine Russell was five, her dad built the family shack just outside the Aboriginal mission in Sydney. Elaine illustrates what life was like for an indigenous kid on the urban fringes. Her recollections range from the happy memories of hide-and-seek to more bitterweet memories, such as her 'Saddest Christmas Ever.'.