The Eye of the Sheep eBook Ï Eye of the ePUB ´

The Eye of the Sheep eBook Ï Eye of the  ePUB ´

[PDF / Epub] ✅ The Eye of the Sheep By Sofie Laguna – Catalizadores.co Winner of the 2015 Miles Franklin Literary Award Meet Jimmy Flick He's not like other kids he's both too fast and too slow He sees too much and too little Jimmy's mother Paula is the only one who can Winner of the 2015 Miles Franklin Literary Award Meet Jimmy Flick He's not like other kids he's both too fast and too slow He sees too much and too little Jimmy's mo.

sheep mobile The Eye epub of the pdf Eye of the kindle The Eye of the Sheep ePUBTher Paula is the only one who can manage him She teaches him how to count sheep so that he can fall asleep She holds him tight enough to stop his cells spinning It.


Ther Paula is the only one who can manage him She teaches him how to count sheep so that he can fall asleep She holds him tight enough to stop his cells spinning It.

The Eye of the Sheep eBook Ï Eye of the  ePUB ´

The Eye of the Sheep eBook Ï Eye of the ePUB ´ Sofie Laguna originally studied to be a lawyer at the University of New South Wales but after deciding law was not for her she moved to Melbourne to train as an actor Sofie worked for a number of years as an actor at the same time as completing a Diploma in Professional Writing and Editing at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology Sofie is now an author and playright writing for both adul

10 thoughts on “The Eye of the Sheep

  1. Phrynne Phrynne says:

    The Eye of the Sheep eBook Ï Eye of the ePUB ´ sheep mobile, The Eye epub, of the pdf, Eye of the kindle, The Eye of the Sheep ePUBOkay Wow This one just knocked me for six When it started I thought here we go another superbly brilliant but totally misunderstood child with Asperger's Syndrome And indeed so he was But then the book was just outstanding his adoring but hopeless mother his charming but alcoholic father his brother who tried so hard but in the end had to make his own life his uncle who wanted to do the right thing but did not know how It was heart breaking I wanted to wrap Jimmy up and bring him home and care for him properly The book is a heart breaker but very very real Easily five stars I loved it


  2. PattyMacDotComma PattyMacDotComma says:

    The Eye of the Sheep eBook Ï Eye of the ePUB ´ sheep mobile, The Eye epub, of the pdf, Eye of the kindle, The Eye of the Sheep ePUB5★“The same network that was in my mum the same network that was in me in plants and leaves and machinery and all shops and underground in the earth’s core It was the whole inside of all living things but on the outside and that’s where my dad worked There In that refinery On the other side of the grass and the stream way in the distance the flame leapt from the refinery pipe – like the light in the sheep’s eye it never died The wetlands air had a potion that came from the refinery flame and slowed me down That’s why Mum let me go when I got home I was quieter As soon as we walked into the house through the back door I felt my cells speed up The potion from the flame couldn’t pass through the plaster”Running running running spinning flicking his dad’s paper his brother’s magazi


  3. Sharon Sharon says:

    The Eye of the Sheep eBook Ï Eye of the ePUB ´ sheep mobile, The Eye epub, of the pdf, Eye of the kindle, The Eye of the Sheep ePUBJimmy Flick is unlike other children in fact in a way he is a unique little boy who has learning difficulties He lives with his parents and older brother Robby The only one who truly understands him is his mother Paula His father Gavin can't cope with Jimmy and as a result he turns to alcohol and with alcohol comes violence Jimmy knew when his father had been drinking it was a time to maintain quiet and stay out of his way Only of course Jimmy couldn't always control either of these things no matter how hard he tried Looking out and hearing his father's going into violent rages only made Jimmy feel worse At night time his mother Paula would lay with him and together they would count sheep until Jimmy was feeling relaxed and would drop off t


  4. John Bartlett John Bartlett says:

    The Eye of the Sheep eBook Ï Eye of the ePUB ´ sheep mobile, The Eye epub, of the pdf, Eye of the kindle, The Eye of the Sheep ePUBThis recent winner of the Miles Franklin award in Australia was a winner too for me in every way I would have given it six star


  5. Brenda Brenda says:

    The Eye of the Sheep eBook Ï Eye of the ePUB ´ sheep mobile, The Eye epub, of the pdf, Eye of the kindle, The Eye of the Sheep ePUBJimmy Flick lived with his dad Gavin older brother Robby and mum Paula But Jimmy was different – different from Robby and different from all the other kids His mum was the only one who understood him who could help him when his cells got out of control and he started running racing careening all over until he was stopped with a big gigantic hug


  6. Veronica ⭐️ Veronica ⭐️ says:

    The Eye of the Sheep eBook Ï Eye of the ePUB ´ sheep mobile, The Eye epub, of the pdf, Eye of the kindle, The Eye of the Sheep ePUBJimmy lives with his mother father and brother Robbie He is not like other kids and his mother believes she is the only one that can manage him But when their family of four becomes a family of two she worries how Jimmy will cope if anything ever happens to herJimmy tells the reader a story about his life and the people that mean everything to him his family Although it’s not spelled out in words it seems apparent that Jimmy suffers from Aspergers Syndrome The repetition of speech sometimes going too fast at other times too slow a


  7. Paul Lockman Paul Lockman says:

    The Eye of the Sheep eBook Ï Eye of the ePUB ´ sheep mobile, The Eye epub, of the pdf, Eye of the kindle, The Eye of the Sheep ePUB45 starsWhat a talented writer Sofie Laguna is Having read The Choke earlier this year and giving it 5 stars I was keen to read the book that won her the 2015 Miles Franklin Award The Eye of the Sheep I didn't enjoy it quite as much as The Choke thus the 45 star rating but still recommend it highly She again writes through the eyes of a child this time it’s 6yo Jimmy a kid who sees and interprets the world differently to most others of his age His parents Gavin and Paula and older brother Robby make up the Flick family and the story is set in the 1980s in suburban MelbourneDomestic violence and its devastating effects are to me the main themes of the book Sofie Laguna explores the topic to great effect and notes how it is often inter generational in nature Gavin is the old


  8. Ace Ace says:

    The Eye of the Sheep eBook Ï Eye of the ePUB ´ sheep mobile, The Eye epub, of the pdf, Eye of the kindle, The Eye of the Sheep ePUBAltona Victoria circa 1980? Telephones with cords dials MASH The Bold and the Beautiful Chocolate Crackles and Cutty Sark It seems like an eon ago Parents smoke with children in the room children play outside alone and can even catch a Greyhound bus across the state by themselves This is the story of a special little kid that nobody understands not his mum nor his doctor or teachers A sad time in our medical history There are some very dark domestic themes included and makes for a


  9. Rob Rob says:

    The Eye of the Sheep eBook Ï Eye of the ePUB ´ sheep mobile, The Eye epub, of the pdf, Eye of the kindle, The Eye of the Sheep ePUBWhat a trip this wasThe world as perceived by young Jimmy Flick who has Aspergers SyndromeFor many years I worked with kids with Asperger’s and Autism and what Sofie Laguna has achieved here is nothing short of brilliant The author has captured the essence of what it is to be Autistic Reading this book was like reading a case study It was so familiar to me Life was never going to be easy for Jimmy but having a father who turned physically abusive when he was drunk just made things that bit harder The three most important people in Jimmy’s universe are his Mum his Dad and his bother RobbyBut Robby left the home as soon as he was old enough to leave This made a big hole in Ji


  10. MaryG2E MaryG2E says:

    The Eye of the Sheep eBook Ï Eye of the ePUB ´ sheep mobile, The Eye epub, of the pdf, Eye of the kindle, The Eye of the Sheep ePUBThis powerful majestic book held my attention strongly and moved me deeply at times I had tears in my eyes on a few occasions as I read avidly the story of Jimmy the boy with special needs and his efforts to live a life in which he was honest to his own self I also had many smiles and laughs as Jim and his family worked within the framework of his very unique and quirky mindset The observations of ordinary family life through the eyes of a child with autism are fascinating In particular this book offers perspectives on domestic violence and matrimonial relationships which are quite unusual Jimmy sees everything in a different way and his perceptions are genuinely unique He senses emotional responses as biochemical or neurological reactions in a way that most people could never perceive The background to the family gradually emerges and we learn that dad Gavin comes from a family of social disadvantage with two of four brothers in terrible trou


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