Shellharbour author explores her family's painful journey to find Home

Agron Latifi
By Agron Latifi
Updated June 28 2021 - 2:13pm, first published 6:30am
BOOK LAUNCH: Shellharbour author Karen Hendriks launched her children's book Home at Windang Public School on Monday to coincide with Refugee Week (June 20-26). Picture: Adam McLean

Home may be a fictional children's book but the "emotions and feelings" in the story centre on a period when the author's family were forced to flee their homeland.

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Agron Latifi

Agron Latifi

Education Reporter

Wollongong born and bred. I love reporting about the Illawarra region and have been doing it for more then 20 years. The last five plus years I've handled the education round for the Illawarra Mercury. It's been a great pleasure.