Trash! is the story of Velu, a young Indian boy who runs away from home and begins to work with Jaya, a sharp ragpicker child. Throughout the story, Trash! also features facts and arguments which help the reader think about child labour, ragpicking, lifestyles and waste and schools for working children. This book is suitable for children aged 8+. Received SPECIAL MENTION in the White Ravens Catalogue for Worlds Best Childrens Book 2000.