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The Resource The corner of my eye, Colin Thompson

The corner of my eye, Colin Thompson

Label
The corner of my eye
Title
The corner of my eye
Statement of responsibility
Colin Thompson
Creator
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A book about a special relationship between a grandfather and his granddaughter who tries to see life through his eyes. When you are very, very young or very, very old, you can see things out of the corner of your eye. In between, all you can see is all you can see. Unless you are very, very lucky. Then the corner of your eye stays awake forever. The story of an ageing man who has lost something. But what and where? His granddaughter, Sally, helps him find it. Subtle and touching, this is an emotional response to people trying their best to live in an imperfect world
Summary
A book about a special relationship between a grandfather and his granddaughter who tries to see life through his eyes When you are very, very young or very, very old, you can see things out of the corner of your eye. In between, all you can see is all you can see. Unless you are very, very lucky. Then the corner of your eye stays awake forever. The story of an ageing man who has lost something. But what and where? His granddaughter, Sally, helps him find it. Subtle and touching, this is an emotional response to people trying their best to live in an imperfect world.
Theme
Tone
Illustration
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10807007
Cataloging source
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thompson, Colin
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
5+ years old
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Grandparent and child
  • Grandfathers
  • Lost articles
  • Home
  • Grandparent and child
  • Dementia
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The corner of my eye, Colin Thompson
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000061901621
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781925381931
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1025340272
Label
The corner of my eye, Colin Thompson
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000061901621
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781925381931
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1025340272

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