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When dad was away

Author: Liz Weir; Karin Littlewood
Publisher: London : Frances Lincoln Children's, 2013, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
When Milly's dad is sent to prison, she feels angry and confused. She can't believe her dad won't be at home to read her stories. But soon Mum takes Milly and her brother Sam to visit Dad in prison, and a week later a special package arrives at home - a CD of Milly's favourite animal stories, read especially for her by Dad.

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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
Children's stories
Picture books collection
Life issues collection
Juvenile works
Picture books
Pictorial works Juvenile fiction
Pictorial works
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Liz Weir; Karin Littlewood
ISBN: 9781845079130 1845079132
OCLC Number: 782997925
Description: 1 volume : chiefly color illustrations ; 27 cm
Responsibility: Liz Weir ; illustrated by Karin Littlewood.


This is a gentle and sensitive story showing how one family comes through a difficult time of separation, by an author and illustrator who have extensive experience of working with prisoners and  Read more...


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'A moving and thought-provoking book ... beautifully and sensitively written ... and stunningly and very atmospherically illustrated.' School Librarian 'This should reassure children who have members Read more...

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