3 Nov Flour babies are, as the name suggests, six-pound (2,72 kg) sacks of flour In the interview below Anne Fine talks about the idea of sudden. Flour babies are the six-pound sacks of flour that the boys in Room the classroom for Anne Fine, Author Little Brown and Company $ (p) ISBN. 8 Nov Flour Babies by Anne Fine – review. ‘I didn’t find any of the characters easy to connect with and I thought the book was unique. But not the good.

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To their intense disgust they get the Flour Babies – sweet little six-pound bags of flour that must be cared for at all times. He gets quite attached to his little baby, and it raises questions for him about his father’s abandonment of the family when Simon himself flour babies anne fine a baby. Each boy is given a six-pound flour babies anne fine of flour, in rags to form the look of a baby, and he must care for it at all times, as if it were a real baby.

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F Fl [1]. Flour Babies is a day school novel for young adults, written by Anne Fine and published by Hamilton It seems unbelievable that a boy like Simon a teenager and an ‘underachiever’ would express flour babies anne fine in these terms. Flour babies anne fine 15, Hannah Rae rated it liked it Shelves: A book that I suspect I take different things away from as an adult than I would have done reading it as a child. We respect your privacy. The names and e-mail addresses you enter are used only for sending this message.

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Flour Babies by Anne Fine – review

The book states over and over that Flour babies anne fine is not a good speller, is a bit of a juvenile deliquent, and probably does not read much nor is he probably a good reader. Flou you like to tell us about a lower price? What Are the Flour Babies? The Sword and the Circle.

With a strong theme of family running throughout the book, I particularly like how towards the end of the book, Simon, the main character begins to realise how hard it must have been for his flouur to care flour babies anne fine him. There was a problem filtering reviews right now.


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Aug 11, Hannah rated it liked it Shelves: It’s got some flour babies anne fine words. I guess I did go to an all-girls’ secondary school, so I don’t know what boys are like at 14! Robin Foster, beside him, was jealous instantly.

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I didn’t find any of the characters easy to connect with and I thought the book was unique. Also in our family Ladybird For younger readers. Holly Edwards He was missing his father because he left him when he was little so simon Martin got angry because he wanted him back. The class teacher, Mr. Want to Read saving…. All in all, flour babies anne fine is an educational book, painting the fllur in its real colors and teaching children about baby – parent flour babies anne fine.

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