Hate is Such a Strong Word
Published: 2013 by Harper Collins
Examining themes of racism, prejudice, understanding and acceptance, this is the story of seventeen-year-old, Sophie. Sophie is Lebanese and attends an exclusive Lebanese school. But when she develops a growing relationship with the new guy, who is victimised because his father is Australian, Sophie is forced to decide if she will fight for what she believes in and risk all that she knows. A believable and relevant story for the mature age group.