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Author Harris, Christine, 1955-

Title Jamil's shadow / Christine Harris
Published Camberwell, Vic. : Puffin Books, 2001


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 MELB SPCBC  819 Harris Chr/Jsh  LIB USE ONLY
Description 63 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
regular print
Series Children's book of the year short list 2002
Children's book of the year short list 2002
Summary Since losing his parents, Jamil has kept himself apart from the rest of his village. But when a stray dog follows him home, Jamil finds he can't get rid of it. Can he risk letting anything get close to him again? A story of hope, gratitude and connection. Ages 10-12
Notes Shortlisted for Book of Year 2002
For children aged 10-12
Children's Book of the Year Award: Younger Readers, 2002 shortlist
Subject Orphans -- Fiction.
Dogs -- Fiction.
Grief -- Fiction.
Premier's Reading Challenge -- Year 7 - Year 9
Children's Book Week 2002 -- Shortlist
Friendship -- Juvenile fiction.
Orphans -- Juvenile fiction.
Grief -- Juvenile fiction.
Emotions -- Juvenile fiction.
Dogs -- Juvenile fiction.
Turkey -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Australian fiction
Young adult fiction
Culture & diversity
Quick Reads
Juvenile works.
Author Miesen, Christina. (illustrator)
LC no. 2002391940
ISBN 0141312106 :