Walker and Company
Family Relationships; Family member death; Step parent; death of a father; step father
In an isolated town that closely resembles the West Bank, thirteen-year-old Joshua discovers that his world may not be as it seems; that his people may be aggressors rather than victims; and that he must stand up to his stepfather and forge his own sense of right and wrong.
mother and step father
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2014; Carnegie Medal, 2014, Short Lis; Grampian Children's Book Award, 2015, Short List; Guardian Children's Fiction Prize, 2013, Long List; UKLA Children's Book Award, 2014, Short List, Ages (12-16)
walls; coming of age; home life; struggles; West Bank; friendship
Sutcliffe, William, "The Wall" (2015). DIVerse Families. 940.