I Am Not Esther by Fleur Beale
10:45am Monday 6 July to Friday 17 July 2015
The tale of a teenager's battle identity after her mother sends her to live with relatives in a closed religious sect. A sequel to this, I am Rebecca, written from the perspective of Esther’s cousin Rebecca, is a finalist in the Y/A fiction category in the New Zealand Children’s and Young Adults Book Awards 2015
Told by Hana Pomare
Produced by Jane Waddell
Not all audio is available due to copyright restrictions.
10:45 AM. Kirby's mother is a successful nurse and dizzy solo mother but on the last day of school she changes.
10:45 AM. Kirby meets her uncle, a dour Christian patriarch and encounters his family who live in a religious community, 'The Children of the Faith'.