Jimmy Flick is 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 manage him. Sofie Laguna talks with Bruno Lettieri about her Miles Franklin 2015 Literary Award winning novel, The Eye of the Sheep. Described as a “brilliant novel” and “luminous writing” The Eye of the Sheep is a beautiful and powerful novel told through the eyes of young Jimmy Flick, whose loving family is shattered by alcoholism, violence and illness.