Bill Rules

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Univ. of Queensland Press, Apr 1, 2011 - Fiction - 179 pages
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Bill and Matty are the best of friends. Matty is headstrong, willful and entertaining; Bill is loyal, patient and devoted to Matty. They are also neighbors which means their lives are intertwined and daily 'thinktanks' are held in Matty's backyard bath. When Bill learns that his father is coming home from jail, his world is tipped upside down. How will the kids at school take the news? And, most importantly, how do Bill and his mother feel about his dad being home? Worries start to mount but the ever-watchful Matty has an idea to help Bill keep his dad on the straight and narrow. However, life doesn't always go according to plan ...aaAn enchanting story of friendship, courage and trust from one of Australia's favorite storytellers."
 

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Contents

Chapter One
1
Chapter Two
11
Chapter Three
17
Chapter Four
22
Chapter Five
28
Chapter Six
38
Chapter Seven
44
Chapter Eight
55
Chapter Thirteen
102
Chapter Fourteen
110
Chapter Fifteen
117
Chapter Sixteen
123
Chapter Seventeen
129
Chapter Eighteen
139
Chapter Nineteen
147
Chapter Twenty
155

Chapter Nine
63
Chapter Ten
69
Chapter Eleven
83
Chapter Twelve
90
Chapter Twentyone
167
Acknowldgements
181
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About the author (2011)

Elizabeth Fensham has worked as an English teacher for many years. She is the author of Helicopter Man which won CBCA Book of the Year: Younger Readers and Miss McAllister's Ghost, published in 2008. Elizabeth lives in the Dandenong Hills in Victoria.

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