Moon Bear

by Gill Lewis

Ref: 12890

Shortlisted Little Rebels Award 2014
12-year-old Tam is forced to leave his forest community in Laos to work for a bear farm in the city. A story about the cruel trade in bear bile, the narrative also explores conservation, urbanisation and dislocated communities, child labour and exploitation, landmines and corrupting consumerism. Age 9-12, Paperback 284pp