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Author Collins, Paul, 1954-

Title The glasshouse / Paul Collins ; [illustrated by] Jo Thomson
Published Ormond, Vic. : Ford Street, 2010


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 MELB SPCBC  819 Collins Pau/Gla  LIB USE ONLY
Description 29 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 24 x 27 cm
regular print
Series Premier's reading challenge 3-4
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Premier's reading challenge 3-4
Summary Clara lives in her balanced world where everything is perfect. But then one day a boy walks into her life and slowly Clara realises that her world is not perfect at all. Her paranoia spreads and she loses all her customers. Finally she realises that she must make allowances and compromise if she is to survive
Notes TLBBC ; 4&5 years
Audience For primary school age
Notes Teacher notes reproduced with permission of Australian Standing Orders/Scholastic
Shortlisted CBCA Crichton Award 2011
Subject Premier's Reading Challenge (N.S.W.). Years 3-4
Agoraphobia -- Juvenile fiction.
Children's stories, Australian.
Compromise (Ethics) -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile fiction.
Fear -- Fiction.
Friendship -- Juvenile fiction.
Greenhouses -- Juvenile fiction.
Paranoia -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile fiction.
Perception -- Fiction.
Perception -- Juvenile fiction.
Perception -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile fiction.
Perfection -- Fiction.
Perfection -- Juvenile fiction.
Children's stories -- Pictorial works.
Perfection -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile fiction.
Premier's Reading Challenge -- Year 3 - Year 4
Pumpkin growers -- Juvenile fiction.
Self-perception -- Fiction.
Social isolation -- Fiction.
Vegetable gardening -- Fiction.
Worry -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Picture books.
Illustrated works.
Author Thompson, Jo.
ISBN 9781921665042 (hbk.)
9781921665158 (paperback)