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Akemi Dawn Bowman discusses 'Starfish'

Learning type: Classroom activity
Category: Author/book resource
Programme: Scottish Teenage Book Prize
Language: English
Genre: Identity, Inspiration
Age group: 12-14
Audience: Young People

Starfish by Akemi Dawn Bowman is shortlisted for the Scottish Teenage Book Prize 2020(this will open in a new window). In this video, Akemi reads an extract from the novel and discusses themes of identity and her inspiration for the story.

Video Starfish

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