Lemniscaat

Juvenile fiction

isbn:0009047701828

: Tjibbe Veldkamp

SMS

Prize-winning novel by ‘new voice' Tjibbe Veldkamp about dealing with the loss of a loved one, showing the effects of grief on a person. Veldkamp puts a bizarre family situation into perspective in a matter-of-fact way and with humour.

Bas is getting tired of his father who keeps trying to make contact with his late wife Anna. Caught up in his personal grief, he unintentionally neglects his sons. When Bas receives a text message on his mobile one night from ‘anna', his father is more convinced than ever that he has succeeded in contacting her. Bas decides to find out who sent the message. In the process he learns that grief can change a person, himself included. Eventually his father comes back down to earth, realising that he has two sons who need his attention.

other books by Tjibbe Veldkamp:

22 Orphans
22 Orphans
Favourite Sweater
Favourite Sweater
The School Trip
The School Trip
Tiffany Grace
Tiffany Grace
Tom the Tamer
Tom the Tamer