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Lenny's Book of Everything: Shortlisted CBCA Book of the Year 2019 Older Readers

Lenny's Book of Everything: Shortlisted CBCA Book of the Year 2019 Older Readers (Paperback, [Dyslexic Edition])

By Foxlee, Karen

Lenny, small and sharp, has a younger brother Davey who won't stop growing - and at seven is as tall as a man. Raised by their mother, they have food and a roof over their heads, but not much else. The bright spot every week is the arrival of the latest issue of the Burrell's Bui...ld-It-at-Home Encyclopedia. Through the encyclopedia, Lenny and Davey experience the wonders of the world - beetles, birds, quasars, quartz - and dream about a life of freedom and adventure. But as Davey's health deteriorates, Lenny realises that some wonders can't be named. A big-hearted novel about loving and letting go by an award-winning author. 'Such a big heart and not a beat out of place.' - MELINA MARCHETTA 'Tough, tender and beautiful.' - GLENDA MILLARD 'Unforgettable.' - ANNA FIENBERG 'Karen Foxlee, you're a genius.' - WENDY ORR
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ISBN 9781525286483
Released NZ 16 Nov 2018
Publisher Readhowyouwant
Format Paperback, [Dyslexic Edition]
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ISBN-13 9781525286483
Stock Out of stock
Status Not currently available
Publisher Readhowyouwant
Imprint ReadHowYouWant
Released 16 Nov 2018
Publication Country Canada Canada
Format Paperback, [Dyslexic Edition]
Edition [Dyslexic Edition]
Author(s) By Foxlee, Karen
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Personal Family, Relationship & Social Issues
Number of Pages 344
Dimensions Width: 155mm
Height: 240mm
Dewey Code Not specified
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age Children
Reading Age Children
NBS Text Children's Fiction