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Message in a sock

Publisher: Rundle Mall, SA : MidnightSun Publishing, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : English
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Tammy and her mum are safe at home, but their hearts are at the warfront. When the call comes, they volunteer to knit socks for the soldiers in the trenches, binding love and hope into every stitch. Tammy's Dad is a soldier too. With each message she slips into the socks, she includes a special one just for him. Every day she waits for the postman, until one day a letter comes. Based on a true exchange between a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Juvenile works
Picture books
Children's stories
Sophisticated picture books
Children's fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
ISBN: 9781925227383 1925227383
OCLC Number: 1013539778
Notes: Prepublication record (machine generated from publisher information).
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm.
Responsibility: Kaye Baillie (author) ; Narelda Joy (illustrator).

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Tammy and her mum are safe at home, but their hearts are at the warfront. When the call comes, they volunteer to knit socks for the soldiers in the trenches, binding love and hope into every stitch. Tammy's Dad is a soldier too. With each message she slips into the socks, she includes a special one just for him. Every day she waits for the postman, until one day a letter comes. Based on a true exchange between a Lance Corporal and a young girl, Message in a Sock pays respect to the ANZACs and their families, a century after the end of World War I.

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