author: Jean-François Chabas
They Stole Our Shadows
A gripping adventure novel about the true brutal and unexplained disappearing of an Aborigenous tribe in Northern Australia in 1929.
Bagaa, the daughter of an aborigenous mum and an Irish father lives alone in the bush from her 11 years old, when her mother dies, far from the cities where the "Mundugu" - white people - live.
She starts a long and dangerous journey to the North. She will meet Wan, a tall sailor who came on a dugout and tells her she will be the witness of the annihilation of her tribe...