Rusty Brown

Marie Munkara

Rusty Brown lives on an island with his family and a cheeky dog called Ringo. One day there’s a knock on the door, and they all get a huge surprise.

 When Mum opened the front door she knew who Aunt Poppy was straight away, even though they hadn’t seen each other for more than thirty years.

Text type: Rusty Brown is a literary recount in novel form.



  • Experiences of the Stolen Generations have far-reaching consequences
  • Families belong to each other


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