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"Have you ever had doubts about your identity and presentation? Have you ever been confused because of your skin colour, language or culture ... and asked yourself, how exactly do I fit in under the same sky in a white world?" Listen to these powerful spoken words in

Moon Orchard: an audiobook anthology

"You will find contemporary Asian perspectives–an idea, a path, a direction."
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A mother’s own childhood experiences of bigotry are triggered when her son is picked on for the colour of his skin. Another mother pre-judges a parent at the school drop-off on the basis of her appearance. A disparate group of travellers on the trans-Siberian railway in the 1930s share memories of Chinese culture, history and politics. And an Australian-Chinese visitor finds herself both fascinated and estranged riding a subway in modern-day China.
Moon Orchard presents a range of Asian Australian voices exploring identity and experience in a variety of writing styles from prose to poetry to spoken word.
Author-narrated stories:
‘Fair Enough’ by Seetha Nambiar Dodd,
‘And/Or’ by Lin Blythe,
‘Time and Prejudice’ by Rohini Keegan Alexander,
‘Clockwork’ by Christine Pang,
‘The Quiet Places I Walk’ by Isabelle Quilty,
‘West of Chita’ by B. Fanlin,
‘I Owe You' by Janet Bi Li Chan,
‘Succumbing to Dystopia’ by Angela Jin.
With special guest, Hawaiian-based Vietnamese multi-media artist, azianami, performing ‘Memories Butterflies’.

Click below to get your discounted Moon Orchard audiobook for $2.50.

Offer available for one week only!

It's not too late

If you enjoy short stories, Rashida Murphy's The Bonesetter's Fee and other stories is on sale until 10 February 2023. Grab yours now!

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Check out our audiobook catalogue to explore other great titles, and listen wherever you are

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