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Books for children & young people

“When Mum tells Milly that Dad has been sent to prison, Milly feels angry and confused. But soon Mum takes Milly and her brother Sam to visit Dad in prison, and a week later a special package arrives at home - a cd of Milly's favourite animal stories, read especially for her by Dad…”

When Dad Was Away

By Liz Weir

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£11.99 (new)

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DANNY’S MUM is a colourful picture and story book telling the story of Danny, whose mother has been sent to prison. For children aged up to six

24 Pages. Full colour. Paperback

Danny’s Mum

By Action for Prisoners’ Families

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Finding Dad tells the dramatic story of eight-year-old James who turns detective to find out the truth about his dad who disappears with the Police early one morning.

For children aged eight to eleven. 136 pages. Paperback

Finding Dad

Written by Daniel Lee and Illustrated by Korky Paul

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Leaflets for young people



This leaflet “contains real life quotes from young people with personal experience of the Offender Journey – from arrest to release, as well as information about visiting, keeping in touch how to cope with school or college, as well as a list of who can help and useful organisations and helplines. For young people 10+

Are you a young person with a family member in prison?

By Action for Prisoners’ Families

Storybook Dads is a registered charity in England and Wales. Charity Registration No. 1101208

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