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Author: Colin Thompson

ISBN: 9781741663198
Format: Paperback
Number Of Pages: 32
Published: 1 April 2010
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 26.1 x 17.4 x 0.4
Most people don't like being different.

They want exactly the same things as their neighbours, only bigger and more of them. Yet no matter how much they have, they always feel there is something missing.

The Smiths are not like other people. They might not be any good at cooking, or housework, or homework, but in their jumbled house full of strange things that will probably come in useful one day, they are happy and content. Well, almost.

The Smiths, too, feel that there is something missing from their lives.

And today the children went down to the shops and found it.

About the Author

Since he started writing and illustrating children's books in 1990, Colin Thompson has had more than 50 books published. He has received several awards, including an Aurealis Award for the novel HOW TO LIVE FOREVER and the CBC Picture Book of the Year in 2006 for THE SHORT AND INCREDIBLY HAPPY LIFE OF RILEY. He has been shortlisted for many other awards, including the Astrid Lindgren Award - the most prestigious children's literature prize in the world. Colin l...

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