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Painted Love Letters : UQP Young Adult Fiction Ser. - Catherine Bateson

Painted Love Letters

UQP Young Adult Fiction Ser.

Paperback

Published: 4th March 2002
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An honest and moving account of one family's struggle when dealing with cancer. It details Chrissie Grainger's life after her father's diagnosis; she has to start a new school, which she hates, and she feels alienated from the other children.

About The Author

Catherine Bateson writes poetry, verse novels and novels for both younger readers and young adults. She has won the CBCA Book of the Year for Younger Readers twice - with RAIN MAY AND CAPTAIN DANIEL, 2003, and Being Bee, 2006. RAIN MAY AND CAPTAIN DANIEL also won the Queensland Premier's Literary Award. Three of her other novels, THE WISH PONY, PAINTED LOVE LETTERS and MILLIE AND THE NIGHT HERON were CBCA Honour Books. MILLIE AND THE NIGHT HERON was shortlisted for the YABBA and the KOALA Children's Choice awards, 2007. Her first book for Woolshed Press was the critically acclaimed THE WISH PONY, which was an Honour Book in the 2009 CBCA Book of the Year awards.

Before and Afterp. 1
Love Letters and Coffinsp. 12
Oystersp. 25
Nan and Badgerp. 41
Leprosy, Leonardo and Father Damienp. 61
Unfinished Businessp. 72
The Bougainvilleap. 84
Table of Contents provided by Blackwell. All Rights Reserved.

ISBN: 9780702232893
ISBN-10: 0702232890
Series: UQP Young Adult Fiction Ser.
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 96
Published: 4th March 2002
Publisher: University of Queensland Press
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 19.9 x 12.9  x 0.8
Weight (kg): 0.09
Edition Number: 1