by Jaiki Pitt and Terri Janke
Jake’s more interested in video games than in his family background. Visiting the Torres Strait Islands changes all that. He even braves a cyclone to help his Nanna.
Branches were flying through the air. I heard a smash and then a siren. I turned to run to the hotel but I couldn’t move. The sound was a deafening howl, like a plane taking off above my head. I let out a yell for help, but the wind stole my voice.
Kin Island is a narrative text in novel form.