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Flour babies

Author: Anne Fine
Publisher: London : Hamish Hamilton, 1992.
Series: Carnegie medal.; Whitbread Book Award., Children's book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
When the annual school Science Fair comes around, Simon's class are assigned flour babies which they must care for at all times for the next three weeks. In the process Simon learns a lot about the pressures of parenthood and what he wants out of life.

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Genre/Form: Children's stories
Children's fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anne Fine
ISBN: 9780140361476 0241132525 9780241132524 0140361472
OCLC Number: 973621438
Notes: Also published in Puffin, 1994.
Awards: Winner of Whitbread Book of the Year Award Children's Novel Category 1993
Winner of Whitbread Prize (Children's Book) 1993
Winner of LA Carnegie Medal 1992
Winner of Carnegie Medal 1992
Target Audience: For 10-12 year olds -- Education Services, Wellington, N.Z.
Description: 155 pages ; 23 cm
Series Title: Carnegie medal.; Whitbread Book Award., Children's book.
Responsibility: by Anne Fine.


When the annual school science fair comes round, Mr Cartwright's class don't get the soap factory, or the maggot farm, or the exploding custard tins. They get the flour babies - sweet little bags of  Read more...


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