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Issue Details: First known date: 2015... 2015 Ethan
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'Stuff happens sometimes.

'Everyday stuff.

'At school, at home, with sport, with mates.

'For Ethan it happened when he thought his best friend didn't like him anymore.

'Ethan is not just bookish - he's book-obsessed, possibly the only boy with a mother begging him to put a book down so he can make friends. Ethan doesn't make friends so easily so he when he does make friends with Trent (they bond over a dinosaur book), Ethan is chuffed and his mum is thrilled. But then Trent discovers downball and Ethan thinks he's lost his best friend, his only friend . . .' (Publication summary)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Melbourne, Victoria,: Penguin , 2015 .
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      Extent: 96p.
      Note/s:
      • Published 28 January 2015
      ISBN: 9780143308171
      Series: y separately published work icon Stuff Happens Melbourne : Penguin Books , 2014 7438060 2014 series - publisher children's fiction children's
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon A Lot of Stuff Happens Susannah McFarlane (editor), Melbourne : Puffin , 2019 14889546 2019 collected work children's fiction

    'When stuff happens to Ned, Dale, Sean and Ethan at Monvale Primary, it’s just the everyday stuff. You know, friendships, ghost stories, the school play, disappearing hamburgers, new teachers, singing monkeys and lions, the first day at school school flags made of underwear, living up to older brothers and sisters, warring dinosaurs. Stuff that happens all the time when you’re in year five.'

    Source: Publisher's blurb.

    Melbourne : Puffin , 2019
Last amended 9 Feb 2015 12:16:00
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