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The important things / Peter Carnavas.

By: Carnavas, Peter, 1980- [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Frenchs Forest, N.S.W. : New Frontier Publishing, 2010Edition: First edition.Description: 1 volumes (unpaged) : col illustrations ; 25 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781921042287 (hbk.); 1921042281 (hbk).Subject(s): Absentee fathers -- Juvenile fiction | Fathers and sons -- Juvenile fiction | Single mothers -- Juvenile fiction | Fathers and sons -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile fiction | Fatherless families -- Juvenile fiction | Grief -- Juvenile fiction | Personal belongings -- Juvenile fiction | Recollection (Psychology) -- Juvenile fiction | Belongings, Personal Fiction | Recollection (Psychology) Fiction | Children's stories, Australian -- Juvenile fiction | Fathers and sons -- Children's nonfiction -- Juvenile fiction | Grief -- Children's nonfiction -- Juvenile fictionGenre/Form: Children's stories, Australian. | Children's stories, pictorial works. | Children's nonfiction. | Picture booksSummary: Christopher's mother wants to forget his father, so she collects up all of his father's old things and takes them to the secondhand shop. The objects begin to mysteriously reappear, and soon Christopher's mother realises that for Christopher the little things really are important when it comes to remembering his absent father..
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Christopher comes to terms with an absent father and celebrates the Important Things in his life. An insightful and perceptive story about remembering a father.

Christopher's mother wants to forget his father, so she collects up all of his father's old things and takes them to the secondhand shop. The objects begin to mysteriously reappear, and soon Christopher's mother realises that for Christopher the little things really are important when it comes to remembering his absent father..

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